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Curtain Maker / Soft Furnisher - Blakeney Interiors (Oare)

17-10-2017

  Curtain Maker / Soft Furnisher part time     Part time position for curtain maker/soft furnisher Flexible hours - call 01672 564777   Blakeney InteriorsLong Barn SouthRainscombe ParkOareMarlboroughSN8 4HZ      back

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Evidence proves that Marlborough does have a parking problem - now this can be addressed

17-10-2017

OK….. we all know that Marlborough has a parking problem, don’t we?  We don’t need anyone to tell us this, it’s as clear as the sky is blue and sun is yellow?  But the study conducted by an independent consultant commissioned through the Marlborough Area Neighbourhood Plan (MANP) and presented...

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Chilton Foliat Primary School purchases cutting-edge IT equipment

16-10-2017 Jessica Henman

  Chilton Foliat Primary School has purchased a range of new, cutting-edge IT equipment for each of its classrooms to ensure that its facilities are above and beyond the current Government guidelines.The new IT equipment, which includes laptops, chrome books and touchscreen ‘whiteboard’ monitors for each classroom, were purchased following extensive...

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Fat Face the High Street clothes shop is to close

16-10-2017

  The Marlborough branch of Fat Face - at 95 The High Street - is to close on November 26.

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Audition dates for Marlborough Players' production of 'My Boy Jack'

16-10-2017

  My Boy Jack has been selected as the Spring 2018 production by the Marlborough Players.   The play - by actor David Haig - centres on Rudyard Kipling's son John 'Jack' Kipling who as an eighteen year-old Second Lieutenant in the Irish Guards was killed during the Battle of Loos in...

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East Kennett Literary Evening

16-10-2017 Ruth Lamdin

For a few years East Kennett church has hosted an occasional homegrown evening of words and music at the Spring and Autumn equinox.  Last Tuesday was the sixth such event and as usual it was organised and introduced by Judith Gibbs.Villagers offer to both choose and read a poem or...

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Villages

16-10-2017

News from the villages and communities around Marlborough What's been happening, what's going to happen, what needs to be discussed from beyond the townMarlborough town may be the main 'hub' for this area but many of us live beyond the boundaries of the town and this section is being developed to...

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Recruitment Manager for MYFC (Marlborough Youth Football Club)

13-10-2017

  Recruitment Manager required   Marlborough Youth Football Club (MYFC)    Responsible for Player, Coach and Volunteer Recruitment   Who will I be responsible to?MYFC Club General Committee   What is the role?To work with Club Committee, Team Managers and Coaches across the Club to ensure that their teams have sufficient players registered to enable their team to play in...

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Assistant Cook - St Francis School

13-10-2017

  Assistant Cook   8.30am to 2.00pm. Term time only plus 1 week Required January 2018   Due to the retirement of a long serving member of staff, St Francis is looking to recruit an Assistant Cook to support the Catering Manager and Cook. The Department provides up to 350 lunches per day for pupils aged...

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After School Care Club Assistant - St Francis School

13-10-2017

  After School Care Club Assistant   Required from October 2017 Monday – Friday 3.30pm-6.00pm Term time only (34 weeks)   The role involves supervising children aged between 4 and 13 year old after school.  Duties involve collecting Year 3 children attending the club from their teachers, organising snack time, coordinating games/entertainment both indoors and outdoors...

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Evidence proves that Marlborough does have a parking problem - now this can be addressed

Marlborough High Street - a sea of cars even at nearly 6pmMarlborough High Street - a sea of cars even at nearly 6pm

OK….. we all know that Marlborough has a parking problem, don’t we?  We don’t need anyone to tell us this, it’s as clear as the sky is blue and sun is yellow?  But the study conducted by an independent consultant commissioned through the Marlborough Area Neighbourhood Plan (MANP) and presented last night’s meeting at the Town Hall (Monday 16 October) provided us with clear and detailed evidence that our perceptions were very much grounded in reality.

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Feast of Food delivers Feast of Funds to Cancer Research for twentieth year

Cancer Research team with sponsor, Jonathan Conning of Henry George at last year's 'Feast of Food' - l-r:  Cheryl Swan Lesley Conway, Jonathan Coning, Liz Rea Mary du CrozCancer Research team with sponsor, Jonathan Conning of Henry George at last year's 'Feast of Food' - l-r: Cheryl Swan Lesley Conway, Jonathan Coning, Liz Rea Mary du CrozFeast of Food, to be held in the Norwood Hall, Marlborough College on Sunday October 22 from 10 am to 4 pm, is celebrating its twentieth anniversary.  Organised by Cancer Research UK Marlborough Fundraising Group all profits go straight to Cancer Research.  The Marlborough group have raised a staggering £888,000 over twenty years and are keen to make it a million!

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The sixth series of Brilliant Young Musicians begins this month - more musical treats for Marlborough audiences

Juliet Wood's 'Brilliant Young Musicians' - can be seen at the Juliet Wood exhibition at the White Horse Bookshop Gallery during shop hours until 3 November 2017 - admission freeJuliet Wood's 'Brilliant Young Musicians' - can be seen at the Juliet Wood exhibition at the White Horse Bookshop Gallery during shop hours until 3 November 2017 - admission freeRecitals by visiting Brilliant Young International Pianists and Musicians at St Peter's Church, Marlborough begin their sixth series on Sunday, October 29 with the duo Judith Choi-Castro (violin) & JP Ekins (piano), who have both played in previous series - but as soloists.

 

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More funding revealed to help the much-needed refurbishment of the former Youth Centre

Debbie Wilson presents the Lions' cheque to Town Mayor, Councillor Mervyn Hall (Photo: Dawn Whitehall)  Debbie Wilson presents the Lions' cheque to Town Mayor, Councillor Mervyn Hall (Photo: Dawn Whitehall) Just before the meeting of Marlborough Town Council's planning committee, Debbie Wilson of the Marlborough and District Lions Club presented a cheque for £1,000 to the Town Mayor towards the costs of refurbishing and equipping the former Youth Centre - to create the Marlborough Community and Youth Centre.  It was one of two bits of good news for the project.

 

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Juliet Wood: ‘Music Beaches Family’ at The White Horse Bookshop’s gallery - Seeing the familiar...yet not

Juliet Wood: 'Sea Gazers, Cromer' - from her White Horse Bookshop exhibitionJuliet Wood: 'Sea Gazers, Cromer' - from her White Horse Bookshop exhibitionSince the Impressionists left their studios to draw and paint outside, many artists have been preoccupied with the attempt to depict what’s in front of us – what we deem as ‘familiar’ – in a fresh way. To show us someone leaning over a bridge, or families playing on the beach, or a pedestrian looking at their iPhone - as if for the first time. This is an increasingly challenging task.

 

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GOLD! Marlborough achieves the ultimate accolade in this year's South West in Bloom

The 'Gold' award flag being held tightly by Marlborough in Bloom Chair, Anne Crawley with assistance from Mayor Mervyn Hall to her right, Val Compton to her left, and Richard Beale beside The Mayor, with the whole team who made this achievement possibleThe 'Gold' award flag being held tightly by Marlborough in Bloom Chair, Anne Crawley with assistance from Mayor Mervyn Hall to her right, Val Compton to her left, and Richard Beale beside The Mayor, with the whole team who made this achievement possible

Where do we go from here?  This was the immediate question posed by Chair Anne Crawley following Marlborough's outstanding GOLD success in this year's Royal Horticultural Society 'South West in Bloom' competition.

 

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