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A unique summer of world-class cricket starts this week with the World Cup - can England win it?

26 May 2019

With the ICC men's World Cricket World Cup and an Ashes series to follow, this summer could change the face of cricket in this country for the better.  The World Cup begins on Thursday (May 30) with England - at Number 1 in the ICC rankings and fresh from a...

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Award for Marlborough PCSO...

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Young Pewsey artists create mural for Vale Community Campus

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A wall mural designed to reflect Pewsey’s community spirit has been created for the foyer of The Vale Community Campus.  Students from Pewsey Vale School’s Year 7 and Key Stage 2 pupils at Pewsey Primary have collaborated over its creation.  

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Marlborough’s new rector returns to his roots

23 May 2019 Sue Round

Reverend Chris Smith, who has been appointed Team Rector for Marlborough St. Mary’s, Preshute and Minal, grew up in Chaddleworth on the Berkshire Downs and he has family living in Hungerford and Salisbury.

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Heritage board celebrates Ogbourne St Andrew’s ancient landscape

23 May 2019 Sue Round

A new Heritage Information Board has been erected next to the Norman church of St Andrew’s in Ogbourne St Andrew to inform visitors of the plethora of ancient sites in the vicinity. 

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Special Needs Education: Larkrise, St Nicholas and Rowde schools to be merged after 2023

23 May 2019

Under the heading 'Vision for special needs education agreed' Wiltshire Council announced their confirmed plans to merge the Larkrise, St Nicholas and Rowde schools on to a single site "in the future".

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A4 Closure: Stuck Truck causes Manton Mayhem

23 May 2019

Manton came to gridlock last night (Wednesday 22 May) after a large lorry with trailer carrying 'concrete sheets' got stuck having taken a short cut to avoid the A4 road closure.

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New playground adventures at St Mary’s

The bouldering wall - new playground equipment Marlborough St Mary'sThe bouldering wall - new playground equipment Marlborough St Mary'sThe playground at Marlborough St Mary’s is buzzing with excitement as pupils try out the new equipment that has just been installed.  In fact, it’s so popular that the school has had to draw up a rota allocating each year group one day a week to play on it.

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Young Pewsey artists create mural for Vale Community Campus

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Getting Paid to Save the Planet

 

Photo: Alexander MillsPhoto: Alexander MillsThis week’s title is not a description of my dream-job.  It’s actually a way forward for all of us.  Too good to be true?   Stick with me and I’ll try to persuade you that I haven’t lost my marbles.

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Digging to reveal more about Aldbourne's Band of Brothers

Operation Nightingale's timing is spot on - they are revealing more about the Band of Brothers' Second World War stay in Aldbourne just days before the 75th anniversary of D-Day.  And, as the picture above shows, the incredible story of these American soldiers is being passed on to a new generation of villagers.

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Heritage board celebrates Ogbourne St Andrew’s ancient landscape

Ogbourne History Group (l-r) - Bruce Fox, (Chair of Ogbourne St Andrew History Group)   Margaret Matthews, Sue Parry, Jane Fox, ( Members )  Donald Sherlock (Chair of North Wessex Downs Landscape Trust)Ogbourne History Group (l-r) - Bruce Fox, (Chair of Ogbourne St Andrew History Group) Margaret Matthews, Sue Parry, Jane Fox, ( Members ) Donald Sherlock (Chair of North Wessex Downs Landscape Trust)A new Heritage Information Board has been erected next to the Norman church of St Andrew’s in Ogbourne St Andrew to inform visitors of the plethora of ancient sites in the vicinity.

 

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