A345 reopens after five vehicle accident

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:49pm Thursday 30th October 2014

The A345 at Manningford Bruce has been reopened after an accident involving five vehicles this evening.

Plan lays out vision for future of Pewsey

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

ASPIRATIONS for the future of Pewsey have been set out in a Neighbourhood Development Plan validated by Wiltshire Council.

Play will be performed at Pewsey to honour the fallen

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: REMEMBRANCE DAY: A field of poppies will be planted St Cuthbert’s Church, in Darlington, to mark the centenary of the First World War

10:00am Sunday 26th October 2014

Pewsey will mark Remembrance Sunday with two final performances of an original play by the village’s amateur dramatics youth society – Call To Duty.

Veteran Easton Royal dinner lady enjoys final sitting

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

Dinner lady Joyce Cox has hung up her apron after 46 years of service at Easton Royal Academy.

Prospect Savernake Appeal: Support group organises array of events

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:04pm Friday 24th October 2014

From bingo nights to duck races Pewsey Prospect Hospice support group has organised an array of events to support the charity and now the team is thinking up ways to support its Savernake Appeal.

Trowbridge family pub party at East Chisenbury for 90th

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

Great-grandmother Joan Little celebrated her 90th birthday with her identical twin sister last Saturday by returning to the pub their family used to own.

Judo champ visit to Woodborough inspires

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

Judo Paralympic medallist Ian Rose has launched an Olympic-inspired programme, Be The Best You Can Be, on a visit to Woodborough School.

Pewsey pupils go extra mile for poorly classmate

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00am Friday 10th October 2014

Classmates of Tavis Gray, who has a rare form of bone cancer, walked the distance from Pewsey to Florida to raise money so his family can visit him when he undergoes pioneering treatment in America.

Conditional discharge for man who became violent in Pewsey Co-op

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: The store is due to open by the end of April

5:27pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

A man who became violent when he was confronted and accused of stealing booze from a supermarket has been put on a conditional discharge by a judge.

New home proves a success for Shalbourne Classic Car Show

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:23pm Monday 6th October 2014

The Shalbourne Classic Car Show settled into its new home on Sunday with more than 250 cars and motorbikes on display.

Jazz and hog roast evening boosts Charlie’s Charity

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Charlie Lamb

5:30pm Friday 3rd October 2014

A jazz and hog roast evening at The Swan at Wilton on September 5 raised £1,475 for Charlie’s Charity, set up in memory of Charlie Lamb who died in a car crash in 2009.

Gazette and Prospect launch £75,000 appeal for hospice outpatient centre at Savernake in Marlborough

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:10am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Today we join forces with the Prospect Hospice to raise £75,000 for an outpatient centre at Savernake Hospital in Marlborough.

Skeleton champ thrilled to be expecting again

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Jack and Josie Rudman pictured with daughter Shelley on her victorious return from the Turin Winter Olympics, where she won silver in 2006

12:43pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

The  parents of skeleton world champion Shelley Rudman are over the moon with the news that the athlete is expecting her second child.

Pewsey man has harassment victim in fear as he seeks to overturn conviction, court told

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

12:44pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A Pewsey man who admitted harassment wants the conviction overturned saying he only pleaded guilty because his mother was worried about him being sent to jail.

World champion Shelley expecting second child

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Shelley Rudman salutes the crowd after her third run in Sochi today

1:38pm Saturday 27th September 2014

SKELETON world champion Shelley Rudman will miss the forthcoming skeleton season this winter after announcing she is expecting her second child.

Open evenings at Andover College follow A-level and Ofsted successes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Following on from excellent A-level results and and an Ofsted inspection, Andover College is opening its doors for the first of this academic year’s schedule of open evenings.

Stormy weather can't dampen wheelbarrow race fun in Pewsey

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:58pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Stormy weather did not stop the masses turning out for the Pewsey Carnival wheelbarrow race on Thursday evening.

Glass makeover for eco-friendly Pewsey Vale School

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:19pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Pewsey Vale School will be undergoing a Shard-like facelift after receiving a £430,500 grant from the Education Funding Agency.

Police reveal 660 items discovered at pond where boots of murdered Sian O'Callaghan were found

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Detective Chief inspector Sean Memory at today's press conference following the discovery of a body

3:31pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

DETECTIVES investigating the murder of Becky Godden-Edwards have revealed more than 600 items have been recovered from a pond in Ramsbury where the boots of murdered Sian O'Callaghan were found. 

Dance the night away in aid of local churches

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

7:30pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A barn dance tales place on Saturday at The Grange Barn, Ogbourne St George, between 6pm and 10pm 

Bright lights, music and high spirits greet Pewsey Carnival procession

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:25am Monday 22nd September 2014

Thousands of spectators were dazzled by bright lights, music and high spirits during the carnival procession on Saturday.

Storm can't dampen wheelbarrow race fun in Pewsey

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:02pm Friday 19th September 2014

Stormy weather could not stop the masses turning out for the Pewsey Carnival wheelbarrow race last night.

Pewsey Vale community campus is unveiled

5:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Plans for the Vale Community Campus were unveiled at the Pewsey Area Board meeting on Monday night.

VIDEO: Tour of Britain heroes stream through Rushall

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:45pm Thursday 18th September 2014

See the Tour of Britain riders in Rushall in this video by WiltshireByways.

Pewsey's annual run just for fun this year

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

The competitive alcohol-free stage of the Pewsey Carnival four-legged race was called off on Thursday after no-one signed up.

‘We don’t want our teens out on Pewsey streets'

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Fears that youngsters in Pewsey will have nowhere to go when the youth club closes its doors next Friday were voiced at a meeting of the area board.

VIDEO: How Pewsey's stunning Tour of Britain art was created

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Hundreds of people gathering around the road art in Pewsey, created by artist Sue Faux and villagers, to catch a glimpse of cycling stars Sir Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish during the Tour of Britain.

Medics unable to help Pewsey heart attack victim, 81

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:51am Tuesday 16th September 2014

South Western Ambulance Service and the Wiltshire Air Ambulance paramedics sped to Pewsey but were unable to save the life of an 81-year-old man who had gone into cardiac arrest this morning.

Pewsey carnival four-legged revellers chose booze over speed

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:53pm Friday 12th September 2014

The competitive alcohol-free stage of the Pewsey Carnival four legged race was called off last night after no one signed up.

Tour of Britain: Schools will be out in force to cheer cycling heroes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Thousands of cycling fans are expected to line the streets of Pewsey today as the Tour of Britain races through the village.

Art display by Pewsey pupils dovetails in with village carnival

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:43pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Pupils from Pewsey Vale School have launched an art exhibition at the village’s gallery to coincide with the carnival.

Tour of Britain: Rolling road closures to protect riders

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:30pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A rolling programme of road closures as the Tour of Britain races into Wiltshire will keep disruption to a minimum.

Tour of Britain: Village's craters evade pothole patrols

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:45am Thursday 11th September 2014

Wiltshire Council workers have been inspecting the Tour of Britain route through the county to ensure no potholes derail the riders.

Just put a cork in it: Pewsey Carnival race contestants banned from drinking alcohol

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:00am Friday 5th September 2014

Competitors in Pewsey Carnival’s four-legged and wheelbarrow races will have to go teetotal this year to comply with licensing laws.

Jailed: Yob who smashed pint glass into man outside Pewsey pub

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:50pm Monday 1st September 2014

A man who smashed a beer glass into the head of another drinker outside a Pewsey pub has been jailed for two years and eight months.

GCSE results: Pewsey Vale School

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:32am Friday 22nd August 2014

Pupils at Pewsey Vale School had reason to celebrate yesterday with 96 per cent of its school leavers gaining at least five GCSEs.

Devizes MP under pressure to defend soaring train fares

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Devizes MP Claire Perry at Pewsey station this morning

5:52pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Devizes MP Claire Perry was under pressure this week in her role as transport minister to defend soaring train fares.

Bid to convert 'redundant' Allington barn to home

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

8:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Pewsey Vale farmer Richard Oram has applied for planning permission to convert a barn into a home.

Sign up for free messages about policing and crime in Malmesbury, Pewsey and Warminster

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Wiltshire Police and Crime Commissioner Angus Macpherson (3849569)

12:49pm Monday 18th August 2014

People in Malmesbury, Pewsey and Warminster can now sign up for free messages - by email, text and voicemail - about policing and crime matters in their area by joining Wiltshire and Swindon Community Messaging.

Help give Pewsey families the care they need

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

8:00pm Saturday 16th August 2014

VOLUNTEERS are needed to offer a helping hand to struggling families through the charity Home-Start Kennet.

Brave leap to save Pewsey Carnival's children's party

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:40pm Friday 15th August 2014

Business manager Susan Connolly took a brave leap for Pewsey when she jumped 15,000ft out of a plane.

Dedicated Pewsey pupils get fun reward

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

PUPILS at Pewsey Primary School were rewarded for their good behaviour over the academic year with a fun day in the last week of term.

Hoping to hit the jack-pot of new Pewsey members

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:30am Sunday 10th August 2014

The doors of the new Pewsey Vale Bowls Club officially opened on Friday when Secretary of Wiltshire Bowls Sue Ochyra did the honours.

Sixties chart-topper is rocking in new location of Pewsey

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00am Sunday 10th August 2014

Sixties chart topper Howard ‘Lem’ Lubin has left the big smoke and moved to Pewsey to be close to his first grandchild.

Music to please all listeners at Pewsey

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

Music filled the air in Coopers Field on Saturday as revellers enjoyed a family day out at the seventh Pewsey Music Festival.

Robber hit elderly Pewsey man to ground

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

2:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

An 86-year-old man was knocked to the ground and had his wallet stolen during a robbery near the Bouverie Hall near Pewsey.

Wanda the wallaby wanders back to her Mildenhall home

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:46am Thursday 7th August 2014

Wanda the wallaby has been reunited with her owners after finding her own way back to her home in Mildenhall, near Marlborough.

Pewsey Music Festival proves a crowd pleaser

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:03pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

Music filled the air in Coopers Field on Saturday as revellers enjoyed a family day out at the seventh Pewsey Music Festival.

Pensioner injured in Pewsey robbery

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

12:29pm Monday 4th August 2014

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Pewsey in which an 86-year-old man was injured.

Team leader needed by Pewsey Carnival

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Pewsey Carnival committee needs a volunteer to lead the team of marshals for this year’s three main events, the four-legged race, the wheelbarrow race and the procession.


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