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December 21st, 2014 02:26 PM
Man found with serious injuries to face and legs in Melksham
Police are appealing for witnesses after a 57-year-old man was found in the early hours of Saturday morning in Melksham with serious injuries to his face and legs.

December 21st, 2014 11:00 AM
Dips to jewellery for Melksham fair day
The annual Christmas Fair at Melksham Oak School was held on one of the Acorns activity days, when pupils and staff collaborated on a range of stalls.

December 21st, 2014 10:00 AM
Forest pupils from Atworth learn hunting and baking
Churchfields Primary School, which is split between two bases in Monkton Farleigh and Atworth, is teaching the pupils outdoors skills at regular Forest School days.

December 19th, 2014 03:48 PM
Westbury crash: Hundreds gather for funeral of Nathan Cox, a 'loving and caring man'
Tearful tributes were paid to car crash victim Nathan Cox at his funeral in Hilperton today.

December 19th, 2014 09:18 AM
You can do it when you B&Q it
Pressure on B&Q from outraged residents in Melksham has led the firm to make an £8,000 donation after it used Longford Road’s charity Christmas lights display to promote its own products.

December 19th, 2014 06:00 PM
Plea for Melksham lights to be repaired
Residents in Queensway, Melksham say they are being kept in the dark after several pleas to Wiltshire Council to fix the street lights have gone unanswered.

December 16th, 2014 04:07 PM
Widow of right-to-die campaigner Tony Nicklinson takes fight to European Court of Human Rights
The widow of right-to-die campaigner Tony Nicklinson has taken his fight to the European Court of Human Rights.

December 16th, 2014 05:03 PM
Christmas music and mince pies with Izzy at The Pilot
A Christmas special music night takes place tomorrow at The Pilot, Falcon Way, Bowerhill.

December 13th, 2014 03:00 PM
Pupils blog on their own building site
Pupils at Forest and Sandridge CofE Primary School are taking to the web to blog about the progress of their new school. 

December 12th, 2014 09:30 AM
Yarn-bombed tree knits community together
Knitters at Melksham Oak Community School have been clicking away with needles and wool to yarn-bomb a tree in front of the town hall.

December 11th, 2014 10:50 AM
Renowned Christmas lights display is an international hit
LONGFORD Road’s renowned Christmas lights display in Melksham has attracted international coverage once again, following a two-year break.

December 9th, 2014 04:00 PM
Drug dealer had hundreds of pounds worth of hard drugs in boxer shorts, court hears
A judge has put off passing sentence on a man who had hundreds of pounds worth of hard drugs in his boxer shorts after hearing he was only going to supply his partner.

December 7th, 2014 05:05 PM
Thousands brave cold to see Melksham's spectacular Christmas lights switch-on ceremony
THOUSANDS braved the cold to watch Melksham’s show-stopping Christmas lights switch-on ceremony on Saturday.

December 8th, 2014 11:17 AM
Picture Gallery: Melksham Christmas lights switch-on
See our gallery of pictures from the Melksham Christmas lights switch-on. 

December 7th, 2014 11:00 AM
Camels take part in living nativity at Melksham
Camels will be making their way through Melksham as part of a living nativity next Sunday.

December 7th, 2014 10:00 AM
Extra mile gets Melksham staff their just rewards
Staff from Somerset Care’s Community Services team in Melksham are celebrating following their 2014 awards afternoon.

December 5th, 2014 06:00 PM
Melksham store help make a child 's day
Specsavers in Melksham collected a record number of shoeboxes for Samaritan’s Purse appeal as part of Operation Christmas Child.

December 5th, 2014 06:00 AM
Man accused of sexually abusing child is bailed
A man who is accused of sexually abusing a child in the mid 1990s has been released on bail by a judge.

December 4th, 2014 01:56 PM
Outpouring of grief for Max at moving Melksham funeral service
THE mother of car crash victim Max Lewis paid an emotional tribute to him in front of a packed church at his funeral today.

December 4th, 2014 03:30 PM
Horse riders distressed by 'road rage' drivers
POLICE are warning drivers to take care after a horse rider was frightened when a man in a white Mercedes sped past four horses and shouted abuse near the railway in Mill Lane, Melksham.