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Westbury Mayor’s Christmas Message

“As Christmas and the New Year draw closer, I find myself reflecting on all that has taken place in Westbury this year “In the summer we had our…

Westbury leisure plans revealed

A revamped library and improved sports and leisure facilities are top of the wish list for the Westbury community, according to campus proposals which are due to be…

Westbury Carol & Christmas Services

Carol and Christmas  Services for Westbury and the surrounding area during Christmas week are as follows: Sunday 21st December: Carol Service Westbury Methodist Church 10:30am Children’s Nativity &…

This issue

Tributes paid to three young men killed in trading estate crash

TRIBUTES have been paid to three local men after they died in a road collision…

Westbury residents’ concern at new development

RESIDENTS of Black Horse Lane have raised concerns about a housing development that will see…

Westbury author self-publishes debut novel to Kindle

Westbury author self-publishes debut novel to Kindle

  The debut novel of Westbury author, Paul Laville, entitled ‘Awake In The Dark’ was…

New services to benefit Westbury patients at health centre

There is to be an introduction of new services at the White Horse Health Centre…

Transwilts to celebrate one year anniversary in Westbury

The Trans-Wilts train service which provides better rail services between Westbury and Swindon will be…

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Sport

Westbury United Christmas derby fixture

Westbury United’s annual local derby with Warminster Town sees them host the Christmas fixture this season. The Toolstation League are holding half of their fixtures on Boxing Day…

Westbury United 2-4 Hengrove Ath. – Toolstation Division One, Sat. 6th Dec.

The players of Westbury United and Hengrove Athletic got together just before kick off to participate in the FA’s ‘Football Remembers’ initiative to commemorate the 100 year anniversary…

Cribbs FC 7-1 Westbury United – Toolstation Division One, Sat. 29th Nov.

United came totally unstuck away to one of the league’s form sides on a stunning late autumn afternoon.  With a weakened team due to suspension and injury, added…

Westbury United 2-0 Oldland – Toolstation Division One, Sat. 22nd Nov.

Westbury won for the first time in 15 matches and kept just their second clean sheet of the season with a superb, hard working all round performance. Oldland…

Westbury RFC 21 – 16 Frome II – Dorset & Wilts 1 South, Sat 22nd Nov.

Westbury welcomed Frome to Knott Field on Saturday 22nd November, looking to get back on a winning run. Westbury started the game strongly putting Frome under pressure. This…

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…

Fundraising

The Bell supports charity event

The Bell Westbury hosted a charity event on  15th November in aid of SSAFA (Lifelong support for our Forces and their families), raising £225.  The singer, Lee…

Local Cancer Research group give thanks

LOCAL supporters of the Trowbridge committee of Cancer Research UK, have been thanked for their continued support. The committee’s chair Maura Thompson said,  “I would like to…

Westbury Rotary Club raise funds for local charities

During last month the Rotary Club of Westbury has been busy raising money for local good causes and charities. Vice-president Sue Ezra, said, “We held the 2nd…

Education

Preparations for Christmas tree festival at All Saints Church

The children from First Steps to Worship recently decorated the first Christmas tree  in readiness for this year’s Christmas Tree Festival in All Saints Church Westbury. The…

Westbury Junior School Victorian Day

The Year 5 staff and children at Westbury Junior School brought the Victorians to life earlier in November.  They held a ‘Victorian Day’ where both staff and…

Meet the new head boy and girl at Matravers

Matravers School Head Boy and Head Girl are Shane Roy and Hannah Ralph. Introducing themselves, they said, “As proud students of Matravers, we decided to apply for…

Transport

Bus shelter near Aldi gets the green light

People using the bus service on Warminster Road will soon have a new bus shelter thanks to funding from the Westbury Area Board. A bus shelter costing…

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…

Business

Railway Inn Christmas dinner delivery on the big day itself

WESTBURY pub The Railway Inn will be going a step further this Christmas, and offering a home delivery service on Christmas Day as well as staying open…

Railway Inn Christmas dinner delivery on the big day itself

WESTBURY pub The Railway Inn will be going a step further this Christmas, and offering a home delivery service on Christmas Day as well as staying open…

Win your office Christmas party at the Laverton!

THE Laverton is holding a competition giving local businesses the chance to win a Christmas party in the hall. To enter the competition, all you have to do…

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