Due the forecast of freezing weather with possible snow over the weekend, Marlborough and District Junior Athletics has decided to cancel the Sport Relief event scheduled for Sunday, March 18. The organisers told marlborough.news: “We are very sorry to take this step, but felt we couldn’t guarantee the safety of...Read more
16-03-2018 Jayne Drew and Jill Turner
Sirs,Further to recent letters supporting the introduction of a 20 mph zone in Marlborough, including those from Dr Sam Page, (1 March 2018) and Jane Davies (12 March 2018) we are writing from Lockeridge to support the proposal.We were successful in obtaining Wiltshire Council agreement to the introduction of our 20mph zone...Read more
15-03-2018 A Correspondent
This guide to the arrangements being made for the resurfacing of the full length of George Lane in April has been produced by the Town Council.
Click on the image to enlarge it.Read more
Louise Steer, who was an apprentice at the Great Western Hospital, has received the Higher Apprentice of the Year award at the Health Education England (HEE) awards ceremony in Taunton.
At last week's Manton Village Hall AGM MantonFest Chair, Roger Grant and Musical Director, Stuart Whant presented the Nicki Evans, Chair of the Village Hall committee with a cheque for £3,000, raised by last year's MantonFest.
Mechanic / Technician Required
As an independent well equipped busy garage in Marlborough we require due to expansion, a full time, fully qualified experienced Motor Mechanic / Technician to carry out service and repair work to various makes of vehicles.Experience within the VW / AUDI Group would be preferred but not...Read more
12-03-2018 Sue Round
Town Mayor, Mervyn Hall, together with the Deputy Mayor, Town Crier, Mace Bearer, Town Clerk and Councillors officially marked Commonwealth Day, March 12 with a flag raising ceremony at Marlborough Town Hall.
Mayor Mervyn Hall read the Commonwealth Affirmation before the flag was raised – an affirmation that celebrates ‘diversity, respect...Read more
High Street resident John Ford has written (March 12) to Devizes constituency MP Claire Perry asking her to spell out her position on Wiltshire Council's proposed £326 increase in the cost of annual parking permits. They are set to rise in August from £394 a year to £720 a year.
It looks like another sign of continuing austerity: there will be no Salisbury Arts Festival this summer. And it is nothing to do with Russia.Read more
The dire supply of really affordable homes in Marlborough was raised by the Deputy Town Mayor, Councillor Lisa Farrell, at last Monday's full meeting of the Town Council (March 5).