Local Malmesbury News:


Crash closes M4 westbound

TRAFFIC is queueing on the M4 westbound between Junction 16 (Swindon West/Marlborough) and Junction 17 (Chippenham/Cirencester) after a crash.

Police close A360 as paramedics treat crash casualties

A SERIOUS crash has closed the A360 at Tilshead.

Tackle a new business in angling

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to buy an angling business located just three miles to the west of Royal Wootton Bassett. Ivy House Lakes has six well stocked coarse fishing lakes, a facilities building, a three bedroom detached lodge, tackle shop, café, toilets and showers. The property has been extended over the course of 32 years, and now covers 14.8 acres, being offered at a guide price of £695,000.

Thieves smash their way into Malmesbury Abbey to steal money and silverware

THIEVES broke into Malmesbury Abbey and stole money and silverware in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Community comes together to bring Queenie home

COMMUNITY spirit has ensured that Queenie the Hilltop Hare is returning to Malmesbury after thousands of pounds were collected to buy it at auction.

Students urged to buy a TV licence

MORE than 140 young people in Wiltshire have been caught watching live TV or a BBC iPlayer without a TV Licence in the past year, according to new figures released by TV Licensing.

Fairy tales came to life in Sherston for Scarecrow trail

VILLAGERS felt like they had just stepped into a fairytale last weekend as they wandered around Sherston for a magical scarecrow trail and Window Wonderland displays.

Vine Tree hosts Breast Cancer Care fundraiser

THE Vine Tree in Malmesbury is holding a fun-filled night of entertainment this evening in aid of Breast Cancer Care.

Fundraisers danced the night away for charity

FUNDRAISERS danced their socks of in Malmesbury Town Hall on Saturday, September 30, as they raised money for three cancer charities.

Michelin Star awarded to Malmesbury restaurant

WHATLEY MANOR, near Malmesbury, has been awarded a Michelin Star, less than a year after executive chef Niall Keating joined for The Dining Room, in the Michelin UK and Ireland Guide 2018.