Malmesbury Newspapers

A STOLEN planter was used to smash in the door of a parked car in Ashton Keynes.

The pot was taken from a garden in The Lotts, Ashton Keynes, at 2am on Saturday, March 11.

UNKNOWN suspects attempted to gain entry through the top window of a property in Luckington in broad daylight.

No entry was gained but there were chisel marks on the wooden frame at the property, left between 11am-4pm on Monday, March 6.

STAFF at a Cirencester business will be running for 24 hours non-stop for a good cause.

UBC, a nationwide supplier of serviced office space, is double down on its fundraising efforts for UK children's charity KidsOut, who they’ve been supporting over the past year.

THE fear of losing a child is enough to keep most parents awake at night.

One father was faced with this terror and had to act quickly when his child’s safety was threatened by two dogs in Malmesbury recently.

A MAN had to lift his son onto a car to save him from being attacked by two dogs in Malmesbury.

The father, his son and their small dog, were chased by two large dogs in Hunloke Way, Malmesbury, on March 4, 12.30pm.

STEPS are being taken to bring Malmesbury Town Council closer to the community they serve, after a councillor raised concerns it could become a “peripheral body” in the town.

Councillor Steve Cox, who was mayor in 2011/12, produced a report for the town council arguing that more could be done to promote what the organisation does.

TWO Malmesbury headteachers made the trip to London to lobby a government minister to think again over how schools in the town are funded.

Tim Gilson, of Malmesbury School, and Stephen Heal, of Malmesbury Primary School, met with Nick Gibb, Minister of State for School Standards on March 8.

AFTER nearly 13 years leading the congregation at Malmesbury Abbey, Reverend Canon Neill Archer is moving on to pastures new.

Speaking during a recent sermon at the abbey, he said: “I passionately believe that now is the time for Malmesbury Abbey to get a new vicar.

A FAIRFORD charity has been recognised for the work they do encouraging future generations of airmen and women in the Royal Air Force (RAF).

The RAF Charitable Trust were presented with the inaugural Ann Vanderhaeghen Award for Innovation at the 2017 European Airshow Council (EAC) convention.

HISTORY lovers will be treated to a talk on Benedictine Monasticism during this year’s Malmesbury History Society annual general meeting (AGM).

The well-known landscape archaeologist James Bond will have a license to educate and enlighten attendees at the open meeting.


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