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Flu jab clinics for ‘at risk’ groups in Westbury

WHITE Horse Health Centre is urging local people – particularly those in vulnerable groups – to get their annual flu jabs in special flu jab clinics this week.…

New rigorous improvement plan and new management team at Westbury nursing home

WESTBURY Court Nursing Home has introduced a rigorous improvement programme following heavy criticism from former members of staff and a damning report from the Care Quality Commission. The…

Fourth Westbury Lions 10k set to be a roaring success

WESTBURY Lions’ annual 10k run is taking place this weekend;  the predicted numbers are already exceeding last year’s turnout, and entries are still open! The run, which takes begins…

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Free passes, health MOTs and more at Westbury Health Fair

Free passes, health MOTs and more at Westbury Health Fair

  Free passes to leisure and swimming, blood pressure tests, health MOTs and advice from…

Westbury Infants’ artwork on display at town festival

Westbury Infants’ artwork on display at town festival

PUPILS at Westbury Infant School showed off their handiwork at the recent opening of the…

New arts organisation launches in Edington with organ recital

New arts organisation launches in Edington with organ recital

  Edington Arts has been formed to promote musical activity in Edington Parish Church, home…

The Duke’s donation – Bratton pub raises over £1,600

The Duke’s donation –  Bratton pub raises over £1,600

  THE Duke at Bratton recently topped off a string of fundraising successes with a donation…

Westbury writers celebrate new books

WESTBURY continues to show its creative side with the world as three different authors have…

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Sport

Westbury United 2-2 Wells City Toolstation Division One, Sat. 4th Oct.

Honours even in this mid-table encounter which saw the visitors recover from two goals behind to snatch a deserved draw with a 2nd half penalty. Home midfielder Matt…

Westbury RFC 18-8 Warminster RFC – Dorset & Wilts 1 South, Sat. 27th Sept.

Westbury RFC took the spoils against local rivals Warminster on Saturday 27th September with a 18-8 victory. The homeside looking to start quickly and take the ascendancy came…

Westbury RFC needs you!

WESTBURY Rugby Club has kicked off the 2014/15 season with a new kit and are encouraging new players to get involved, and more locals to support the teams. …

Portishead Town 3-0 Westbury Utd – Toolstation Division One, Sat. 20th Sept.

Portishead picked up their first points of the season with a dominant victory against a surprisingly out of sorts Westbury.  United are having a better season overall than…

Westbury Utd 3-3 Chard Town – Toolstation Division One, Tue. 16th Sept.

Last season these 2 sides shared 14 goals in 2 matches and that trend continued in what was a thrilling encounter! Ultimately it was a good point for…

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

Have a great night out and raise funds for cancer unit

A charity race night is being held at Leigh Park Community Centre to raise money for the cancer unit within Bath’s Royal United Hospital. The evening, on…

Westbury pole group set for charity event

Pole-Da-Cise Fitness Dance School, which is based in Westbury, will be holding their annual charity event on Saturday 11th October at White Horse Country Park.  This year…

Give your support to Stars appeal

Attending the Leigh Park Fun Day held on Saturday 20th September were two members of staff from Salisbury District Hospital who were fundraising for the Stars Appeal,…

Education

Westbury science students achieve a Gold Crest award

23 A-level students from Matravers have just successfully completed and achieved a Gold CREST award.  This is a highly prestigious and UCAS recognised award that is undertaken…

Westbury Infants promotes healthy living with free school meals scheme

Westbury Infants School is helping to ensure that its pupils  are ready to learn with the implementation of free healthy hot lunches for all. As an infant…

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…

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

Lesmon Travel launches their 2015 Brochure

With this year’s summer season becoming a distant memory, the launch of the new Lesmon Travel holiday brochure couldn’t have come at a better time.  Whether you…

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…

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