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Focus on affordable homes in Rural Housing Week

Focus on affordable homes in Rural Housing Week

          Wiltshire Council is marking Rural Housing Week (2-6 July) by promoting the development of affordable homes in the county. The authority has joined with Wiltshire Community Land Trust (WCLT) and Community First to set up the Wiltshire Community-Led Housing Project. The project’s officers provide advice and encouragement to communities aiming read more…

Breastfeeding Support Journey in Wiltshire

Breastfeeding Support Journey in Wiltshire

          Breastfeeding Awareness Week (Monday 25th to Friday 29th June) provides us with a great opportunity to highlight the wide-ranging benefits of breastfeeding, from strengthening immunity and providing nutritional value to emotional bonding and building mental resilience. Breastfeeding Awareness Week will promote the positive impact that breastfeeding has on babies’ development, as well as read more…

Wildfire Warning After Heatwave Is Forecast

Wildfire Warning After Heatwave Is Forecast

        Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service is reminding people to take care around heathland and open spaces during this warmer weather The heatwave the UK is expected to experience this week means a heightened risk of wildfires across Dorset & Wiltshire. DWFRS Wildfire Tactical Advisor Andy Elliott said: “With a read more…

Afternoon tea with Anna Jacobs

Afternoon tea with Anna Jacobs

Tuesday 26th June, 2.30pm Corsham Library, Springfield Community Campus Come and listen to best selling author of 80 books about love, families and relationships set in both historical and modern settings talk about her writing career and her latest attitude to the Ellindale series One Kind Man Refreshments and cake provided. Tickets £4 – Booking read more…

Free training for ex-service people interested in sport

Free training for ex-service people interested in sport

Starting in July the  Bath Rugby Foundation are running a 7 week employability programme for those transitioning from the military or military service veterans. With the aim of qualifying them as rugby coaches, the programme will run every Thursday evening at Farleigh house, the Bath Rugby training ground starting on Thursday 19th July. The course features read more…