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Published on August 27, 2013

Organ bound for new home in Estonia

THE organ which currently services Edington Priory Church is destined for an Estonian school. Edington Priory Church is currently having a new purpose-built organ constructed, with fundraising from an  appeal…

Orchardleigh Golf day pockets £4,000 for charity

Orchardleigh Golf day pockets £4,000 for charity

A WESTBURY  family recently organised a golf day to support the Wessex MS Therapy Centre.   Nigel and Tricia Winchcombe and their son Ross, from Automated Entry Systems in Westbury, organised the…

24-hour reiki marathon for Edington woman

AN Edington reiki practitioner will be taking part in a 24-hour reiki marathon in Bath to raise money for charity. Along with two other Wiltshire practitioners, Anne Tottingham will take part in the reiki marathon from 7.00am on 31st August to 7.00am on…

Wesbury Rotary launches new town quiz for September

Following Rotary president Tim Westlake’s desire for emphasis on projects for the local community, the Rotary Club of Westbury launches its inaugural general knowledge quiz at The Laverton Hall on…

Westbury firefighters’ car wash raises buckets for charity

Westbury firefighters’ car wash raises buckets for charity

WESTBURY firefighters were busy fundraising with a charity car wash at the weekend.   The car wash was held on Saturday at the fire station in Meadow Lane, in aid…

Funding setback for new war memorial in Westbury

A PROJECT to re-instate a war memorial in the Market Place has stalled, with no sources of funding yet obtained.  Earlier this year, the town council agreed that the project…

Westbury woman in beautiful fundraiser for cancer care

Westbury woman in beautiful fundraiser for cancer care

A WESTBURY beauty therapist is leading a fundraising drive for Marie Curie Cancer Care this month, hoping to raise £1,000.  Jo Parker runs her business, Essentially You, from Number Twelve…

More fun for children on recuperative visit to Westbury

More fun for children on recuperative visit to Westbury

Every year, the Chernobyl Children’s Life Line charity brings youngsters affected by radiation from the 1986 nuclear accident at the Chernobyl power station to Britain. Eight 12-year-old children, from Borodyanka…

Westbury visit for Chernobyl children

Westbury visit for Chernobyl children

A GROUP of eight children, who live in an area of the Ukraine contaminated by the Chernobyl nuclear plant disaster, are staying with families in Westbury for a recuperative holiday.…

Westbury lodge presents cheque to hospital appeal

Westbury lodge presents cheque to hospital appeal

MEMBERS of Westbury’s Ethendune Lodge recently met with the Salisbury Hospital Star Appeal team to present them with a cheque for £400.  Mike Storey reports, “The members were bowled over…