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November 21st, 2014 03:33 PM
Max Lewis: Heartbroken family thank supportive friends
The family of Max Lewis, 19, who died in an accident near Melksham shortly before 3pm on Saturday have thanked his friends for their support since the tragedy.

November 21st, 2014 11:41 AM
Two men bailed as investigation into fatal Melksham crash continues
Two men from Melksham have been released on bail until January pending further investigations into the car crash in which 19-year-old Max Lewis died on Saturday afternoon.

November 20th, 2014 03:29 PM
Two men arrested following Saturday's fatal crash in Melksham
Two men have been arrested following the fatal road traffic collision in Melksham, in which 19-year-old Max Lewis was killed.

November 21st, 2014 02:07 PM
Hamper prize up for grabs at Dorothy House fundraiser
A FUNDRAISING event for Trowbridge Mayor’s charity, Dorothy House Hospice Care, takes place at Trowbridge Town Hall tomorrow from 10am-3pm.

November 21st, 2014 01:59 PM
Man and woman hit in early-hours Melksham attack
A MAN claims he was punched in the head as he walked along Bank Street, Melksham, on Sunday at 2am.

November 21st, 2014 06:00 AM
Old microwave oven left in place of lavender bush and fir tree
A FAMILY was baffled to find an old microwave oven left in place of a lavender bush and a fir tree.

November 20th, 2014 05:30 AM
Max Lewis: Roadside shrine created to beloved friend
FRIENDS of teenager Max Lewis, who died in a car crash on Saturday, are so devastated by his death they have created a roadside shrine.

November 20th, 2014 03:36 PM
Flood of tributes paid to popular Melksham teenager
Family and friends have paid emotional tributes to popular teenager Max Lewis.

November 20th, 2014 06:00 PM
£500 stolen from Bowerhill play centre
A THIEF stole £500 from the Boomerang Family Play Centre in Bowerhill, near Melksham, on November 9, after staff forgot to lock it in the safe.

November 19th, 2014 01:53 PM
Max Lewis: Police thank public for help over Melksham crash
Wiltshire Police have thanked local people for their response to the Melksham crash in which teenager Max Lewis died.

November 19th, 2014 02:56 PM
Shoplifter leaps into river as Sainsbury's staff foil alcohol theft
One man jumped into the River Avon when security staff in Sainsbury’s, Melksham, foiled three men who were attempting to remove a trolley full of alcohol from the store.

November 19th, 2014 03:05 PM
'Road rage' driver will be spoken to by police
POLICE say they will be speaking to a male driver after a woman reported that her car window was punched during an incident in Melksham.

November 18th, 2014 05:32 PM
Don't put Melksham's (2015) Christmas lights at risk, council to be told
FEARS have been raised that building works at Market Place for the new campus could threaten next year’s Christmas lights switch-on and fair.

November 18th, 2014 08:32 AM
Max Lewis: Candlelit vigil for teenage victim of Melksham crash
Friends of Max Lewis gathered last night to celebrate his life with a candlelit vigil at the site where he died.

November 17th, 2014 05:31 PM
Two firms fined after man's hand trapped in Sells Green stone-cutting machine
Two companies have been fined for safety failings after a worker who lives near Devizes suffered serious injuries to his left hand when it was caught in a stone-cutting machine.

November 17th, 2014 01:51 PM
Driver of car in Melksham crash tragedy stable after extensive surgery
The 22-year-old driver of the car which crashed in Forest Lane in Melksham on Saturday afternoon is thought to be in a stable condition after undergoing extensive surgery.

November 17th, 2014 09:57 AM
Broken down heavy goods vehicle causes traffic delays in Melksham
A broken down heavy goods vehicle on the A350 in Melksham, near Asda Superstore, caused traffic tailbacks this morning.

November 17th, 2014 10:15 AM
Police confirm identity of teenager who died in Melksham crash
Wiltshire Police have formally confirmed that the young man who died in a road traffic collision in Melksham on Saturday was Max George Lewis, 19, of Melksham.

November 16th, 2014 01:21 AM
Police search for drivers after man is killed in Melksham crash
Wiltshire Police are urgently trying to trace two drivers who they believe can help their investigation into a collision near Melksham yesterday afternoon in which a young man was killed and another critically injured.

November 16th, 2014 06:00 PM
Melksham gluten-free food festival
A GLUTEN-FREE Christmas food fair is being held in Melksham next Saturday. A selection of gluten-free pies, burgers, and Christmas puddings will be on offer at the Assembly Rooms in Market Place. The event, which will run from 10.30am-2.30pm, is being organised by the Bath and West Wilts branch of Coeliac UK. Admission is £1.