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Welcome to the new bearpit of opinion where Marlborough News Online's squad of columnists speak their mind. 

Each columnist has free reign to express their views (within the usual limits!) on a topic of their choice.  Whether you agree or not, feel free to comment via the Reader's Letters section.



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  Molly Scott Cato, MEP for the South West representing the Green Party Time for cross-committee inquiry into interference in EU referendum

Professor Dave Waltham - geophysicist & Marlborough resident

 IPCC Special Report on Climate Change and Land


Rev Canon Andrew Studdert-Kennedy
Former Rector of Marlborough’s Anglican Team

Losing our Religion?

Rt Hon Claire Perry MP, Conservative Member of Parliament for the Devizes constituency

Monthly Column

Michael Cope taught at St John’s (and its predecessor incarnations) for more than

thirty years before retiring in 2005

Pupil exclusions - Forgotten Children

Nick Maurice, Retired Director of

Marlborough Brandt Group and former Family Doctor in the town 

Health and Safety
David Chandler, Last Mayor of the Borough of Marlborough Unilateralists

Robin Nelson lives in Avebury. He is a

former Head of Music at Marlborough

College, currently Musical Director of the Swindon Choral Society, a composer and renowned as an ornithologist

Memoirs of a Music Man - Part 6: Frankie Howerd - the famous singer's fan
  Nick Fogg, County Councillor for Marlborough West Air pollution in Marlborough - a real danger to us all
  Peter Noble, He has travelled and lectured 
widely and been involved with many 
Marlborough groups - especially the 
University of the Third Age
Marlborough's Mop Fairs
 WordsWords Wordsmith 

First choose your anniversary