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Community Messaging from Wiltshire Police (Melksham)

Wilts and Swindon Community Messaging

MELKSHAM CRIME UPDATE – 06/03/18 – 13/03/18 This is a message sent via Wiltshire and Swindon Community Messaging has been sent on behalf of Wiltshire Police. Sign up for free messages from your local Community Policing Team about policing and crime matters in your area. To find out more and sign up visit CRANESBILL ROAD, read more…

Melksham Animal Action Days


Bring your pets to our Melksham Animal Action Days at the Forest Community Centre, Melksham on Friday 23rd March and Saturday 24th March from 10am – 3pm How can we help you? FREE vet nurse checks FREE neutering vouchers for cats FREE microchipping, worm and flea treatments FREE microchip scans and database checks FREE professional read more…

Wiltshire Council wins prestigious Public Sector Transformation Award

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Our community hub programme has won the Silver Award for Community Regeneration at the iESE Public Sector Transformation Awards. After the announcement at an awards ceremony last night (6 March), John Thomson, cabinet member for community hubs, said: “We’re delighted that our hub programme has won this prestigious award. “We have worked closely with local read more…

Melksham Community Seed Swap – Saturday 17th March at 2pm

Melksham Community Seed Swap – Saturday 17th March at 2pm

The Melksham Community Seed Swap will take place in the Town Hall at 2pm on Saturday 17th March 2018. Here is how it works: Turn up with seeds to swap (clearly labelled and saved in packets or envelopes) Take a look at what’s on offer and swap your seeds If you don’t have anything to read more…

Wiltshire Mind Counselling Service


Wiltshire Mind is the local Mental Health Charity based in Melksham.  They work to provide various support to the local community through 9 support groups, 1-1 counselling and Mental Health Awareness Training.  They also have a charity shop in Church Street Melksham. Wiltshire Mind offer a low cost 1-1 counselling service from their offices in read more…