Wiltshire News

homeless rough sleeper virus

Wiltshire Council has made an urgent call to hoteliers, B&Bs, and Airbnb providers to come forward to offer accommodation to house homeless people in Wiltshire during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Accommodation is particularly …
new roads building

The government has announced its support to fund two major road improvement schemes in Wiltshire, the A350 Melksham bypass and A338 at Salisbury. Wiltshire Council will now develop outline business cases for the …
recycle

Wiltshire Council is making it even easier for people to use the kerbside recycling collection service, the local authority says. The way in which recyclable materials are collected will change and this means …
new baby

Baby Ethan, was the first extra special delivery to arrive on Christmas Day at Salisbury District Hospital. Baby Ethan arrived at 01.55 on 25 December weighing 6lb 5oz to mother Charlotte. There were …
Dorset police

Wiltshre Police are appealing for witnesses to a public order incident on the A303 over Christmas. At approximately 1.15pm on Boxing Day a man in his 50s was driving between Wylye and Winterbourne …
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, …
youth votes Wiltshire

Young people in Wiltshire who want to make a positive difference in their area are encouraged to put themselves forward to be a Member of the Youth Parliament (MYP) for 2020. The Parliament …
parish poll shaftesbury

People who want to start 2020 with a bit of extra cash in their pocket are being encouraged to support Wiltshire Council at the general election. The council is looking for counters to …
Wiltshire Council

People are being asked for their feedback on a review which aims to ensure town and parish councils in Wiltshire continue to be effective as possible, and reflective of the communities they serve. …