15-12-2017 Crime Correspondent
On Thursday (December 14), Wiltshire Police issued this notice: "We are urging caravan owners to be vigilant and take steps to improve security following a number of thefts across the county.""Between 3 and 4 November, two caravans were stolen from a storage yard in Marlborough Road in Swindon after the...Read more
Friday (December 15) is the big day - the unwrapping of the refurbished and newly equipped Marlborough Community and Youth Centre. And it has all been done in just less than six months.Read more
Claire Perry MP pulled the winning names out of the Santa sack for the Free Prize Draw run by the Pewsey Vale Tourism Partnership which celebrates Small Business Saturday.Read more
13-12-2017 David Sherratt
Sirs,With reference to a recent obituary read on marlborough.news:Lest it become established fact and some antiquarian or historian of 2097 refers to marlborough.news as their source of information on Marlborough's twentieth century, could I mention that no copy King John's 1204 is currently known to exist and so it could...Read more
One of the ten names have selected by the Town Council for the new street names within the Salisbury Road development is of WW1 nursing hero, Elsie Knocker, who has been commemorated along with fellow nurse, Mairi Chisholm by the Royal Mail on one of their First World War –...Read more
11-12-2017 Court Reporter
A Wiltshire man has been jailed for six years for killing a female pedestrian while speeding on the A4 out of Marlborough.
11-12-2017 Nigel Kerton
Marlborough is mourning the death of former Town Clerk Tony Skittrall who died peacefully at his George Lane home on Monday 4 December, surrounded by his family.Read more
Local charities like Home-Start Kennet cannot exist without a strong and committed board of trustees. After thirty years helping families in the area, they have extended their reach and need new trustees to help support this work.
None of the Marlborough Hockey Club's six adult teams were able to play on Saturday (December 9).
Executives at Great Western Hospital have been working hard for several months with the Clinical Commissioning Groups the hospital serves to prepare for the winter pressures. But whether or not there is a serious flu outbreak, the hospital is already hard put to it to cope with the spring, summer...Read more