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Published on June 21, 2022

Town council looking to ‘welcome back’ people into the town

Town council looking to ‘welcome back’ people into the town

WESTBURY Town Council has been discussing ways to celebrate and promote Westbury after being allocated a grant of £10,000 by Wiltshire Council, through the government’s ‘welcome back fund,’ which is…

People of Westbury show support for parish hall plans

People of Westbury show  support for parish hall plans

OVER 30 people dropped into the consultation session for Westbury Parish Hall on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th June.   Visitors were able to see the plans for the hall…

Jubilee celebrations raise over £1,000 for community project!

Jubilee celebrations raise over £1,000 for community project!

OVER £1,000 was raised in support of the Westbury Leigh Community Project as people donated generously while visiting the jubilee fair and yarn bombing at the Westbury Leigh Church Hall…

Three villages band together to tackle HGV heavy traffic concerns

Three villages band  together to tackle HGV heavy traffic concerns

CONCERNED residents and parish councillors of Chapmanslade, Corsley and Maiden Bradley recently met with representatives from Wiltshire Council and the local MP Andrew Murrison to discuss the damage caused by…

Northacre begins groundworks at waste incinerator site

Northacre begins groundworks at waste incinerator site

NORTHACRE Renewable Energy Ltd (NREL), who are planning to build a waste incinerator in the town, has begun groundwork at the site on Northacre Industrial Estate.  A final decision on…

Westbury beast to come home this summer!

Westbury beast to come home this summer!

A GIANT six-foot model of the skull of a prehistoric pliosaur, which lived 150 million years ago and was discovered in a Westbury clay pit in 1994, will be displayed…

Your views wanted on plans for the future of Westbury Parish Hall

Your views wanted on plans for the  future of Westbury Parish Hall

THE people of Westbury are being asked to make their views known and show their support for the ambitious plans for the All Saints’ Parish Hall which will be celebrating…

Play area finally open following 18-month closure

Play area finally open  following 18-month closure

A local play area, which has been closed for 18 months following a spate of vandalism, is now open. Heywood Parish Council confirmed that the repair work has finally taken…

Platinum Jubilee celebrations bring community together

Platinum Jubilee celebrations bring community together

WESTBURY residents came out in force to celebrate the 70-year reign of Queen Elizabeth II over the four-day bank holiday weekend, with a children’s tea party, family fun days, a…

New date for graffiti event at Grassacres Park

New date for graffiti event at Grassacres Park

THE Westbury Youth Club graffiti event at Grassacres Park has been rescheduled to 10am Saturday 18th June following the bad weather last weekend.  Last week, Westbury Youth Club, run by…