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So far so good for free parking – but is it enough to save the town centre?

ONE month since the two hours’ free parking trial period started in Westbury, figures show the amount of people using the car parks in the town centre has gone…

“We will always do the very best for our patients” says White Horse Health Centre

THE White Horse Health Centre has offered further reassurance to the community that the centre will be able to cope with the increase in patients after the closure of Warminster’s…

Plans in motion for Westbury Youth Council

WORK has begun at Westbury Town Council to look into the possibility of setting up a Youth Council. The town council will engage with schools in the area and…

This issue

Parking nightmare on Primmers Place

A woman who lives on Primmers Place is calling on her neighbours to be considerate when…

Fire fighters tackle Westbury Leigh house fire

FIVE fire engines tackled a fire at house in Westbury on Saturday 15th July. The…

Neighbourhood Plan Focus Group looking for members

WESTBURY Town Council is asking residents and businesses to come forward if they are interested…

Could you represent your town as a councillor?

WESTBURY Town Council still has one vacancy for a co-opted councillor and is keen to…

Share you ideas for Market Place phone box

AN old telephone box in Westbury Market Place has been given to the town council and…

Christmas in Westbury booklet

Westbury Town Council will again be producing its Christmas in Westbury booklet this year and…

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Sport

Chippenham CC 145 all out (39.1). Westbury 1st XI 148 – 3 (30.3). Westbury won by 3 runs.

WESTBURY played local rivals in Chippenham on Saturday 15th July, hoping to beat them for the second time this season. Having won the toss the Westbury captain decided…

Westbury United gear up for new season

THE start of the new season is approaching fast and at Meadow Lane, confidence is high, with a strong team that has its  sights firmly set on being champions.…

Westbury Ladies Golf

THE latest, and final, results of competition at Westbury Golf Club’s Ladies section are as follows: Medal 4 was won by Fiona Belson and the runner up was…

Westbury United: Excitement builds for next season with high profile pre-season games planned

WITH the start of the 2017/18 football season just around the corner, Westbury United have secured two high profile pre-season matches at Meadow Lane. On 15th July, United host…

Saturday 1st July – West of England Premier Cricket League: Rockhampton CC – 221 – 8. Westbury 1st XI 225 – 6. Westbury won by 4 runs.

Westbury travelled to play Rockhampton in a league game for the first time in four years, hoping to build on last weeks convincing home win against Thornbury. Westbury…

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

Westbury will-makers help raise £2,135 for local charity

A scheme whereby local people can make a Will and help the local ‘We Hear You’ charity, at no additional cost to themselves, has again been a…

Cliveyfest goes off with a bang!

PEOPLE flocked from far and wide for this year’s Cliveyfest and organisers say it was a great success. Now in its sixth year, the family music festival…

Cheese and dairy business row their way to victory for Dorothy House

A WESTBURY-based cheese and dairy business has donated £750 to Dorothy House Hospice Care after winning a rowing challenge against their London-based colleagues. Staff from Savencia Fromage and…

Education

Bitham Brook Primary School celebrate new library space

Children at Bitham Brook Primary School were very excited at the official opening of their new outside library last Monday. The dedicated outside space has been created…

Westbury Junior School trip to Charmouth

Children at Westbury Junior School went searching for fossils in Charmouth. Year 3 children have been studying the coast this term.  They have learnt about rocks and…

Matravers has two members of staff shortlisted for One Dance UK Award

One Dance UK announced the names of 27 shortlisted nominees on 14 June, across nine award categories, for its inaugural Dance Teaching Awards. And Matravers is proud…

Business

New wedding venue for Westbury

The Horse & Groom in Alfred Street, Westbury, have opened a new wedding/function venue and already have hosted two weddings and a few parties. The new venue…

Forget Me Not Care staff celebrate 10 years

FOUR members of staff at Forget Me Not Care in Westbury have celebrated 10 years of being with the company. Carol Taylor, Sally Stockley and Sue Davis have…

KP Motor business on the move

A motor repairs business has taken a new lease on premises in Westbury. KP Garage and Body Shop has moved into Unit 1, Westbury Industrial Estate in…

Clubs & Organisations

Rotary Club support for Matravers School

Matravers School has received support from the Westbury Rotary Club to help in two areas of the School. Sue Ezra (Past President Westbury Rotary Club) presented a…

Westbury Slimming World member receives Diamond Member award

A super slimmer has been awarded the title of Diamond Member of the Year 2017 for setting a sparkling example of long-term weight loss at the local…

Fancy a game of croquet?

LEIGHTON Recreation Centre is hosting an afternoon of croquet on Tuesday 8th August. Croquet is a game that involves six hoops, four balls, two mallets and a…

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