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Wilton Christmas Market and Lights Switch On

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The traditional Switching of the Christmas Tree Lights in Wilton will take place on Monday 4th December from 12 Midday. This popular event has been extended this year to include a crafts market from midday in the Square, together with fairground ride, food and drink, bar, BBQ, hot chestnuts, candy floss and at 5.30pm Father read more…


Mere remembers

Mere-remembers

Following the installation of a time accuracy device by Mere Town Council, the Town clock chimed out at exactly 11 0′ Clock to signal the “bugler” Mary Gatehouse to start the two minutes silence. The Remembrance Service in Mere was attended by around 300 people. The sun was out however it was crisp as would read more…


Special School Provision Discussion Sessions – URGENT – Book Now

Special School Provision Discussion Sessions – URGENT – Book Now

As a result of recent discussions with the Local Authority, the WPCC has organised a series of sessions for parent carers to discuss the need for more special school places in our Wiltshire schools. We are sorry for the short notice but due to the timing of the discussions we have had with the Local read more…


Help shape Wiltshire’s plans to 2036 : Wiltshire Local Plan Review

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          Help shape Wiltshire’s plans to 2036 : Wiltshire Local Plan Review Wiltshire Council has a statutory duty to plan for the new homes, jobs and infrastructure needed to support Wiltshire’s communities while protecting the local environment and quality of life and to keep it’s plans up to date. The Council read more…


Alcohol Awareness Week 2017

Alcohol Awareness Week 2017

          We are asking people to find out more about their own alcohol consumption as we support this year’s Alcohol Awareness Week campaign. This year’s campaign, run by Alcohol Concern and supported by Adfam (they provide information and support to families of drugs and alcohol users), runs from 13 – 19 read more…


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