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New twist in RUH car parking saga

The RUH in Bath parking row took another twist this week when White Horse News discovered that the way the RUH operates its car parking would not be…

Youth support leaders needed for St John Ambulance

ST John Ambulance is looking for volunteers to become youth support leaders, teaching young people life-saving skills. St John Ambulance Badger setts cover the ages from 7 to 10,…

Learn how to save a baby’s life in free workshop

Nine out of ten parents don’t know basic first aid skills that could help them to save their child’s life, and only 20 per cent of parents in…

Your chance to question general election candidates

LOCAL people will get the opportunity to put questions to candidates in the South West Wiltshire Constituency ahead of the general election, at All Saints Parish Church on Wednesday…

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Changes to bus routes in Westbury

First Bus has made some services changes to its routes that travel from Wiltshire into…

Westbury Town Council co-option of councillors

Westbury Town Council has sufficient number of councillors to legally perform its duties despite the…

Community help needed for Westbury Leigh’s Shearwater Farm

Westbury Leigh C of E Primary School now has its own school farm on site…

The story of Westbury’s workhouse revealed

FOLLOWING two years of research, local woman Sally Hendry will be sharing her findings about Westbury’s…

21st Bratton Hilly Run draws over 100 runners

The 21st running of the popular Hilly Run saw an improved entry of 111 runners…

Westbury artist’s work is part of Wylye Valley Art Trail

The end of May hails the start of the Wylye Valley Art Trail 2017, (WVAY),…

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Sport

Chippenham CC – 1st XI 244 all out. Westbury 1st XI 256 – 4. Westbury 1st XI won by 12 runs.

Westbury entertained Chippenham in their latest West of England Wiltshire and Gloucestershire Premier 2 Division match, hoping to build on their opening day win against Hatherley and Reddings.…

Match abandoned as rain sets in for the afternoon

Westbury 1st XI 178 for 5 wickets Goatacre CC 1st XI 0-0 Westbury travelled to play Goatacre in their latest West of  England League Wiltshire and Gloucestershire Premier…

Hatherley & Reddings CC, Glos – 1st XI 206-7. Westbury 1st XI 209-3. Westbury 1st XI won by 3 runs.

Westbury travelled to play Hatherley & Reddings in the opening league match of the West of England Wilts and Gloucs Premier two match hoping to start their 2017…

Westbury Utd 1-1 Hengrove Athletic – Toolstation Division One, Sat. 29th April

Westbury signed off their season with a draw against league runners-up Hengrove Athletic to finish 12th. Hengrove arrived in Westbury with the chance to take the title away…

Westbury Rugby Club Annual Dinner Presentation

Westbury Rugby Club, Men’s Section, held their Annual Dinner and Presentation evening on Saturday 6th May at Knott Field Clubhouse. Before presenting the awards the club chairman, Gareth…

Features

Spring Gardening Feature

Spring Gardening Feature

It’s springtime again in the garden, the weather is starting to improve and the plants are beginning to grow. Find out…

Spring Weddings Feature

Spring Weddings Feature

Get ready for your wedding and make it a truly memorable day with the help of these local businesses……

Family Businesses Feature – February 2016

Family Businesses Feature – February 2016

Family businesses are the backbone of the UK economy and Westbury has many fine examples. Have a look at the feature…

Fundraising

Table Top Sale raises £573 for Make a Wish UK

A TABLE Top Sale and Coffee Morning held at the Leigh Park Community Centre raised £573 for Make a Wish UK. Christian Dalby and his mum Kate…

Sewathon and Craft Sale for Teenage Cancer Trust funds

Three sisters will be sewing for 10 hours non-stop for the Teenage Cancer Trust at a Sewathon and Craft Sale, which will be held at Providence Baptist…

Make a Will and help a local charity

This month people in the Westbury area have the opportunity of making or updating a Will with Goodwills and helping local charity, We Hear You (WHY), at…

Education

Pizza making for Westbury Juniors

Year 3 children at Westbury Junior School went to Morrisons last week to learn about where food comes from and how to make pizzas. The trip was…

School benefits from green tokens

DILTON Marsh Primary School have received £500 from the ASDA Green Token Giving Scheme in Frome. Dilton Marsh Primary School is celebrating after being given £500 from…

Westbury Infants celebrate good Ofsted report

The children at Westbury Infants’ School celebrated their good Ofsted report last week. “It’s not just the adults in the school that have worked hard to achieve…

Business

Chandlers Coach Travel increases their environmentally-friendly fleet

Chandlers Coach Travel, based in Westbury, have recently taken ownership of a brand new 2017 plate Irizar i6 Integral coach. The 55-seat, 12.9-metre coach takes their fleet…

Edington Station Yard – a local enterprise and local asset

EDINGTON Station Yard Ltd is a thriving light industrial estate located on the outskirts of the village, and is owned and managed by members of our local…

New member of the team at J.Dykes-Brown

LOCAL business, J. Dykes-Brown has welcomed the newest member of the team, five-week-old Olivia Grace Dykes-Brown. Owners James Dykes-Brown and his fiance Charlotte Tutty are delighted to…

Clubs & Organisations

New luncheon club available at Abbeyfield House Westbury

Abbeyfield House on Bratton Road Westbury is pleased to be offering a luncheon club service. The luncheon club will be on Mondays and Wednesdays at a cost…

Happy 27th birthday to First Steps

FIRST Steps to Worship, the parent and children group that meets at All Saints Church, Westbury, recently celebrated its 27th birthday. The group was started in 1990…

Volunteer with the Summer Reading Challenge at Westbury Library

WESTBURY Library is looking for volunteers to help with their Summer Reading Challenge. Ellen Sentinella, senior library assistant said, “Have you got a few spare hours each week…

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