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Celebrations as Westbury sailing centre reopens months after arson attack

Celebrations as Westbury sailing centre reopens months after arson attack

  WESTBURY’s sailing centre has celebrated  being up and running with a special open day, after arson and burglary forced the club to close last April. This event…

Major traffic delays expected as A350 set to be closed

Traffic delays and diversions are expected for weeks in Westbury as work starts this month on repairing and resurfacing the A350 from one end of the town to…

Westbury woman’s wacky European driving challenge

Westbury woman’s wacky European driving challenge

AN accountant from Westbury will be driving across Europe this week to raise money for the RUH Cancer Unit. Natasha Penny, of Busy Books, will be taking part…

This issue

Petition launched to introduce one hour free parking in Wiltshire

A CALL for one hour free parking in Westbury and across Wiltshire has been backed…

Bypass continues to divide opinion in Westbury

LETTERS from White Horse News readers about Westbury bypass continue to divide opinion with opposition…

World’s best cyclists to race through West Wiltshire

THE world’s best cyclists will be racing through West Wiltshire this week as the Tour…

Super slimmer Zoe Walker is named Woman of the Year!

Super slimmer Zoe Walker is named Woman of the Year!

A Westbury slimmer has discovered less is more after losing 9st 8lbs and winning the…

Wiltshire Police appeal for help following attempted burglary

Wiltshire Police appeal for help following attempted burglary

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted burglary in Westbury.  The incident took…

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Sport

Andover Town 1-0 Westbury United – FA Vase 1st Qualifying Round, Sat. 6th Sept.

Westbury player/manager Adam Collington kept his side in this tie with a series of excellent saves in the 2nd half before he was beaten by an 87th minute…

Westbury Utd 0-2 Calne Town – Toolstation Division One, Tue. 2nd Sept.

Westbury’s free scoring home form came to an end as Calne just about did enough to claim victory in perfect conditions at Meadow Lane.  It took a wonderful…

Westbury United 6-2 Cheddar – Toolstation Division One, Sat. 30th Aug.

Westbury striker Simon Millard scored four goals for the second home match in a row as Westbury cut Cheddar to shreds after going behind.  This was a very…

Westbury’s Tigers change their stripes

WESTBURY Youth Football Club’s under 11s Tigers have recently been sponsored by Oval Peugeot of Westbury. The team, who play at Redland Lane, will have new kits and…

Matravers’ sprinter makes national finals appearance

A Matravers School  pupil has competed in the final of the 100m at the England Athletics Championships in Bedford. Will Kennedy finished eighth in a very strong U17…

Features

White Horse News Six of the Best Restaurants Feature 2014

White Horse News Six of the Best Restaurants Feature 2014

Looking for a place to eat for you and your family? You will find an array of fine dining establishments in…

White Horse News Spring Gardening Feature 2014

White Horse News Spring Gardening Feature 2014

Spring has finally sprung! So let the White Horse News introduce you to a useful selection of local businesses who may…

White Horse News Wedding Feature 2014

White Horse News Wedding Feature 2014

YOUR wedding day should be a day to remember, with happy memories to treasure for life.It can also be a very…

White Horse News Home Improvement feature 2014

White Horse News Home Improvement feature 2014

Thinking of a new conservatory, maybe some new flooring or perhaps you just need the fence to be fixed? White Horse…

Fundraising

Westbury fire station open day raises over £1,000

An open day, held at Westbury Fire Station to give local people the opportunity to see what goes on behind the scenes, has raised over £1,000 for…

Fundraising will be a piece of cake

MAKE a difference and raise cash for charity, simply by drinking coffee and eating cake later this month.  Macmillan Cancer Support is hosting its ‘World’s Biggest Coffee…

Round the World Cycle Challenge at Morrisons

STAFF at Morrisons on Edward Street last month joined a regional fundraising event “Round the World Cycle Challenge.” Store colleagues combined forces to cycle 15 minutes each on…

Education

Westbury students rewarded for training and development tasks

STUDENTS at Matravers School have celebrated passing their  level 1 BTEC course with CVQO, the UK-based educational charity which aims to change lives through vocational training and…

Matravers School launches Gold CREST award

Year 12 science students at Matravers School presented their Gold CREST award to their teachers, parents and their peers on Monday 21st July.  The Gold CREST award…

Westbury Junior School serve up ‘Porridge’!

Westbury Junior school drama club performed Westbury’s premier of the musical ‘Porridge’ to a delighted audience of family and friends on 16th July. The drama club have…

Transport

Footpath Lighting plans for Westbury

Lighting is to be installed on a footpath used as a shortcut to Westbury Railway Station.  The path between Avebury Close and Station Road has recently been…

A350 traffic anger in Westbury

EXPECTED delays on the A350, which will occur later in the year, has led to a local resident accusing Wiltshire Council of not caring about the consequences of…

Parking charges in Westbury won’t increase in 2014/2015

WILTSHIRE Council has announced that parking charges in Westbury for 2014/2015 will not be increased. It is hoped that this news from the council will be beneficial…

Business

Westbury company in running for three care awards

A company in Westbury that provides home care services has been shortlisted for three awards. Lifeline Homecare on Commerce Park is in the running for three awards…

Yarnbrook businesswoman’s new direction

A NEW business has been launched recently by Samantha G Lyndley of Yarnbrook, in the form of www.spiritual-reading.com, a website that connects clairvoyants and clients. To help…

‘One stop shop’ jobs website launched by Wiltshire Council

A new ‘one stop shop’ website to help people looking for skills and career development has been launched by Wiltshire Council.  Work Wiltshire aims to help people…

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