John Powell, the long-serving chairman of Burbage parish council, has died at the age of 84 after a lengthy illness. He will long be remembered as 'Mr Burbage'…the man who put service to his village second only to his wife and family.
Farewell, Liz Neild
Lockeridge locals will by now have heard on their grapevine that Liz Neild died on Thursday 24th November. The rest of the Parish may not be aware.
As well as being an artist of great repute, Liz contributed hugely to her local community and will be greatly
Former Epsom racehorse trainer Paul Smyth has died at his Gales Ground, Marlborough, home where he lived with his wife June and brother-in-law Ernie Newell. He was 79.
A thanksgiving service for his life will be held on Friday, July 22 in St Mary's Church at 12 noon following
Traffic in Pewsey was brought to a halt on Friday (April 29) by a Victorian hearse drawn by two magnificent Friesian horses with flowing manes and red plumes on their bridles. It carried the coffin of Ted Burton, huntsman of the Tedworth Hunt for over 30 years.
With the sudden and shocking death of Wiltshire Councillor Jeff Osborn, the Health Service in our county has lost a constant champion. Jeff died in the Royal United Hospital in Bath on April 1, a few days after suffering a severe stroke. He was 73.
Grace Denman's funeral will be at 2.00pm on Wednesday, 24 February at St Mary's Church, Marlborough.
Mrs Grace Denman of Riverside, Marlborough died on Wednesday (February 10.) She was aged 103.
One of the country’s longest serving local journalists, Marlborough father of three Bob Wise has died at the age of 92 after an amazing career of over 70 years broken only by his war service.