Online Parent Supportive Mastermind Launched

  The Play Healing Parenting MasterMind Melksham, Wiltshire – October, 2019 – Immediate Release Play Healing, a parenting organisation based in the South West of England is launching a series of insightful MasterMind courses this Oct...

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Would you like to make a real practical difference to someone living with sightloss in your community?

My Guide is a service provided by Guide Dogs to support people who are living with sight loss to get out and about, to do the things that they want to do. Volunteers are trained to be ‘sighted guides’ to help people with activities such as browsi...

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IN THE DOCK: Shoplifting, reckless driving, theft and more

TROWBRIDGE: Kevin Ayliffe, 26, of Newleaze, Hilperton, stood before magistrates on October 4 after being charged with the possession of cannabis on June 21. He pleaded guilty and was told to forfeit the drugs, as well as being fined £80, £32 to vic...

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Lengthy waits at Swindon A&E prompts questions over GWH expansion

PATIENTS are waiting up to 24 hours to be moved from Great Western Hospital’s emergency department to the wards. Chief Nurse Julie Marshman said around 400 people had been visiting the Swindon A&E daily over recent days. It has raised questio...

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Tiffany bracelet found

A SILVER Tiffany bracelet has been found in Bradford on Avon by a woman who is keen to find its owner. Elizabeth Brown of Woolley Street came across the bracelet lying on the ground near the Co-op shop in Bridge Yard on Thursday, August 29 at around ...

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Exam score is best in the world

AN accounts assistant from Bradford on Avon is celebrating after achieving 100 per cent in her professional qualification exam, breaking the world record. Kalina Forbes, 25 who works for PKF Francis Clark in Salisbury got the record breaking score in...

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Cyclist says driver stopped after roundabout accident but then drove off

CYCLIST Alex Clough is appealing for witnesses after he was knocked off his bike on a roundabout on the outskirts of Devizes. Mr Clough, 26, from Bishops Cannings, near Devizes has reported the accident to the police after he says the car driver invo...

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BREXIT – families of EU nationals with convictions could be split up

FAMILIES of thousands of EU nationals with criminal convictions face being split up after Brexit, it is being warned. Campaigners are worried thousands of husbands, fathers and brothers will ‘simply be deported’ after Brexit, regardless o...

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Urgent Closure of: B3107 Silver Street (Part) 9th Oct

Wiltshire Council Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Urgent Closure of: B3107 Silver Street (Part), Bradford on Avon. THE WILTSHIRE COUNCIL HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that on 9 October 2019, the following length of road shall be closed to ...

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Patient says GP practice in Bradford on Avon is ‘worst she has ever known’

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A resident of Bradford on Avon claims her local GP practice is the worst that she’s ever used. Alex Klaushofer says the service at the Bradford on Avon and Melksham Health Partnership, which runs her local health centre, is slowly deteriorating. Bu...

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Whatley Manor restaurant nets a second Michelin star

A WILTSHIRE restaurant has become one of only 23 in the country with two Michelin stars. At a ceremony last night, The Dining Room at Whatley Manor, near Malmesbury, was elevated from one star to its new status. It’s one of only four to be boos...

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Short listed for the "construction oscars"

A CONSTRUCTION manager from Bradford on Avon man was shortlisted for the construction industry’s most prestigious prize for his work on a major new building in the town. Tony Richards, 54, who lives with his family in Holt, was shortlisted for the ...

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Family wellbeing day organised in Bradford on Avon

EXPERTS on health and wellbeing are running a family friendly day out in Bradford on Avon on Saturday (Oct 12). From martial arts, to massage and mental health support, 28 groups will be on hand to help families improve their health and wellbeing. Th...

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Glow runners join in the fun to help three local schools

MORE than 270 people got covered in powder, paint and foam in Bradford on Avon last Saturday – but it was all in a good cause! Families were encouraged to dress up in colourful costumes that blinked, shone, sparkled and glowed. They were all tr...

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New officers wanted

A NEW town warden and green spaces manager are wanted at Bradford on Avon Council. If you are interested in finding out more about either of these roles, please visit www.bradfordonavontowncouncil.gov.uk/the-town-council-is-hiring/ for more details a...

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