After two years Brexit is still just a matter of words. We can take our pick - we can even cherry-pick: Chaotic? Confused? Treacherous? ( Trump-style) treason? Constructive conversations? The EU's 'founding principles'? Or the famous 'Brexit means Brexit'.'Brexit means Brexit' is not the kind of definition you will find in Dr Samuel Johnson's great...Read more
There is no such thing as 'RBW', or 'Robes Before Wicket' so Mayor Lisa Farrell was probably quite safe from getting bowled out in the warm-up to Wednesday's annual Mayor's XI v. Marlborough Cricket Club match at the beautiful setting of the Cricket Club's Savernake ground.
Coopers Meadow play area will be improved and upgraded, turned into a contemporary place for children to play in safety that is in the heart of the Town.
Administration Assistant: Reception
We are looking for an Administration Assistant, to provide a professional and welcoming first point of contact to visitors to the College, both in person through Reception and on the telephone. You should have excellent interpersonal, communication, IT, administrative and organisational skills. The ability to work under pressure, with...Read more
Self confessed 'not particularly fit person', 47 year old Mark Waring-Jones will take on the 100 mile challenge on Sunday week - 29 July - in aid of Alzheimer's Society.Read more
19-07-2018 Dr Sam Page
Sirs, In January 2019, Great Western Railways will be introducing new, five-car, bi-mode, Intercity Express Trains (IETs) running between Bedwyn station and London Paddington. These new trains, capable of running on both diesel and electric, will mean that GWR is able to continue to operate direct services to Bedwyn, Hungerford and...Read more
19-07-2018 A Correspondent
If you thought Swindon only started with the railway age, think again! The town's Museum and Art Gallery holds a rich collection of archaeological finds made in the area from the Stone Age onwards.Read more
19-07-2018 A Correspondent
Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is following new guidance from NHS England that means medicines available over the counter for the treatment of 35 minor, short-term conditions, will no longer routinely be prescribed. Read more
For GWR to run their new five-car bi-mode Intercity Express Trains (IETs) between Bedwyn and Paddington, they need to make a short extension to the turn-back siding at Bedwyn. Bi-mode engines can switch from electric to diesel power - and so travel beyond the electrified line, which ends at Newbury.Read more
19-07-2018 Sue Round
Over two hundred Year 11 students from St John’s Marlborough celebrated finishing their GCSE exams last Friday July 13.