Land sought as access to Marlborough College's proposed housing scheme is confirmed as a public open space
The owners of the Bridge Garage - members of the Dean family - have applied for a variation of the planning consent they hold for the redevelopment of the Bridge Garage site.
Following the assessment by Wiltshire Council of the viability of 20mph speed restrictions in Marlborough, the Town Council are running a consultation so people can register their views.
Pupils from Ramsbury Primary, Marlborough St. Mary’s and Kennet Valley Primary have all been participating in Action for the River Kennet (ARK) Trout in Schools Project. Over sixty trout from each school have been released into the Kennet and Marlborough’s Mayor Mervyn was there to help. A few tears were shed as primary school children waved goodbye to their baby trout which they have been nurturing for several months.
On Thusday of last week (15 March) the sale of the Three Horseshoes went through to a company specialising in development and the pub signage was removed.
It will be called the Marlborough Rising Music Festival - a community event that will be non-profit making. It will be on Friday, 7 September and Saturday, 8 September and will be the first steps towards forming a new festival weekend for the town with a wider and more varied appeal than previously.
Marlborough College's School of English and Culture runs alongside the annual Summer School (July 8 to August 4), offering both English language tuition and an Open Minds course that welcomes British teenagers. This year they are offering a number of scholarships for refugee teenagers living in the United Kingdom.