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Wiltshire Police

Two people are currently in custody after being arrested on suspicion of theft from a farm at Mere. Wiltshire Police say they were called to a farm in Mere at approximately 3.45pm on …
snow Gillingham Dorset

Some schools have announced they will close this Monday following the snow over the weekend and overnight ice. These include: Shaftesbury school, Shaftesbury primary school, St Mary the Virgin primary school in Gillingham, Motcombe …
Mere A303 snow

When Christina Craig left Salisbury Hospital where she works on Thursday afternoon at 4.30pm, she thought her journey home to Milton-on-Stour would be long, but she didn’t expect it to last 19 hours. …
new homes Mere

Councillors in Mere have expressed concern that planned changes in Wiltshire will see the town switched from the Salisbury area to the Trowbridge area when it comes to assessing local housing supply needs …

REGULAR EVENTS   GILLINGHAM COUNTRY MARKET Every Friday from 8.30am-11am at the Methodist Church Hall (next to Lloyds Bank), High Street Gillingham. Gillingham Country Market offers a truly local shopping experience and a …
Wessex Water

The local conservation action group Mere Rivers is calling on the Environment Agency to take urgent action after the upper reaches of two local chalk streams dried out through water abstraction. In a …

Mere Literary Festival October 9 – 15 This year’s Mere Literary Festival is a packed program of talks and readings, films, poetry, a workshop and children’s event. The annual festival began 21 years …
westminster memorial hospital shaftesbury

The threatened inpatient beds at Westminster Memorial Hospital in Shaftesbury look likely to be saved after all, writes Richard Thomas. The health body Dorset Care Commissioning Group (CCG) has today announced a U-turn …

Mere school parent Bella Guy has won the jackpot prize of £25,000 on the Mere School Lottery. Bella matched all six of the numbers drawn on 29 July, 2017,  to win the big …