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Mere

Yapp Brothers

After 50 years of operating out of Mere, wine merchant Yapp Brothers is moving lock, stock and barrel 15 miles west along the A303 to modern premises in Sparkford, Somerset. One of the …
Shaftesbury WRC water waste

The battle to protect the ecology of waterways around the Dorset/Wiltshire border is being stepped up a level courtesy of an £8 million investment in the two counties in 2024, says Wessex Water. …
Police Dorset

Wiltshire Police are  appealing for dash cam footage following a serious road traffic collision yesterday, February 2,  on the B3092 at Mapperton Hill between Gillingham and Mere. At around 1.45pm, a black BMW …
sewage

Waste management company, Cleansing Services Group Ltd, was yesterday fined more than £72,000 after it treated sewage without a permit, despite knowing that they were acting illegally. Based in Fareham, Hampshire, the company …
Wiltshire Council

Councillors in Mere have voiced their objections to plans for a gypsy and traveller site off the B3092 at Mapperton Hill. The site for the proposed ten gypsy-traveller pitches is just on the …
cats protection Gillingham shop

A shop which generates funds for a local cat charity will reopen its doors this Valentine’s Day with a celebratory love-themed opening. Cats Protection’s Mere & Gillingham shop, located on the High Street, …
shared ownership

A number of families are moving into their own home for Christmas after Wiltshire Council picked up the keys to affordable homes. Wiltshire Council has bought three ex-council houses in Salisbury and Mere, …
Malt House Wolfe Frank Mere

Former Mere resident Wolfe Frank – Nuremberg’s Voice of Doom – is to be honoured with a blue plaque . . . and his later role as The Undercover Nazi Hunter will be …
bowls Mere

Don Butchers and Richard Coombs from Mere Bowls Club won the county Secretaries Treasurers competition for the second time in three years at the Wiltshire county finals in Devizes on Sunday 8 September. …