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Faces of Malmesbury: Emily Roberts

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A STUDENT at Malmesbury School has been praised for her entrepreneurial nous by one of the town’s accountancy firms.

Year 12 student Emily Roberts has been given an award by McGills Chartered Accountants after proving her worth in an ‘Apprentice’ style challenge.

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a male indecently exposed himself to a woman in her 60s.

The incident happened on Monday at about 1.20pm in Sevenfield, Highworth.

The male, described as white, average build, about 5ft 2inches with dark hair and blue eyes, approached the woman and asked if she lived in the area.

LAST week, Dyson held a special event to mark International Women in Engineering Day at their headquarters in Malmesbury.

Female pupils from nearby schools were invited to meet, work and learn from female engineers who were there to help inspire more girls to consider careers in engineering.

A FUND designed to reward organisations that help keep their community safe has been launched by the police and crime commissioner for Wiltshire, Angus Macpherson.

The Community Action Fund was launched last week with a pot of £40,000 set aside to benefit community that meet the priorities in the commissioner’s police and crime plan.

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MALMESBURY Library is holding a children’s story and rhyme session this Saturday.

The theme is ‘It’s a bug’s life’ and is free to attend.

The event, for four to seven-year-olds, will have a craft session where children make bugs to take home including caterpillars, ladybirds and butterflies.

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THE Great Western Air Ambulance charity (GWAAC) is urging people to sign up and save lives by donating blood this National Blood Week.

The charity’s Critical Care Team have been carrying blood on board their helicopter for almost two years, meaning they can provide pre-hospital blood transfusions to patients.

RESIDENTS are being urged to scrutinise and comment on Purton’s draft Neighbourhood Plan as the scheme nears its final steps with the opening of the pre-submission consultation stage.

The Neighbourhood Plan (NP) is an initiative that is part of the 2011 Localism Act which gives local communities the power to shape the future development and planning decisions of their area.

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