Wiltshire Placed in Tier 2: High Alert

November 27, 2020 | No comment

From Wednesday 2nd December, the UK Government will be reintroducing the tier system where different levels of restriction apply in different parts of the country. Wiltshire has been placed in Tier 2: High Alert, which is the next level higher than that applicable to the county before the current lockdown. This means that, from 2nd […]

Helping At Christmas . . . The Fairtrade Way

November 27, 2020 | No comment

Due to Covid-19, many charitable organisations have been unable to plan their usual Christmas sales or bazaars, which for some is one of the highlights of the year. However, Fairtrade Trowbridge will be adapting in a much smaller way this December, by hosting an Alternative Christmas Shopping Experience at Queens Club Gardens, Trowbridge (postcode BA14 […]

HELP Is At Hand In Trowbridge

November 27, 2020 | No comment

Based in Trowbridge since 1983, HELP Counselling Services has been helping Wiltshire communities receive the mental health support they need. To date, we have helped almost 9,000 people who have been struggling with experiences such as depression, anxiety, historic childhood and adult domestic abuse, long-term or life-limiting illnesses, bereavement and loss, abuse in all its […]

Back To Business Following Lockdown

November 27, 2020 | No comment

If you are a business based in or around Trowbridge and feel that you could do with a boost during these difficult times, maybe you should consider membership of Trowbridge Chamber of Commerce. Membership offers many opportunities to network with other local companies, and there is a range of other benefits: Many members offer discounts […]

“Who Approves Planning Applications and What On Earth Is A Five-Year Land Supply?”

November 27, 2020 | No comment

As part of his role as as Trowbridge Town Council Leader, Councillor Stewart Palmén sits on all committees of the Town Council. One of these is the Town Development Committee, which oversees and discusses any planning applications . . . Once again, he writes here to provide an insight into the area of planning, and […]

County Looks Ahead To A Safer Winter

November 26, 2020 | No comment

As December approaches and with it the true onset of winter, Wiltshire Council have been busy making preparations to keep Trowbridge’s roads running smoothly. At the end of each previous winter, all of the council’s 26 gritting vehicles receive a thorough service, assessments and tests are made of gritting routes and working arrangements with parishes […]

Foodbank Says Goodbye To Stalwart

November 26, 2020 | No comment

We all know of and appreciate the great work of foodbanks throughout the nation, and even more so during the COVID-19 pandemic. Storehouse Foodbank based in Church Street, Trowbridge has in itself proved invaluable to those in need of its services. The driving force behind Storehouse has for some time been Chris Neighbour, but now […]

Christmas Parking For Free

November 26, 2020 | No comment

Let’s face it – Christmas shopping trips can be a little stressful at times, and the last thing most of us want to have to do is fumble around for change for car parking. So, the good news is that Christmas shoppers visiting Trowbridge will be able to benefit from free parking each Saturday in […]

A New Face in Trowbridge

November 20, 2020 | No comment

Officers at Trowbridge Police Station in Polebarn Road have been joined by a new Inspector: Gill Hughes recently transferred to the town, bringing a wealth of policing experience with her. Here’s more about the town’s ‘top cop’, in her own words . . . “I have been an officer with Wiltshire Police since 2000, starting […]

Wiltshire Council Launches Local COVID-19 Contact Tracing Service

November 20, 2020 | No comment

Wiltshire Council has launched its local COVID-19 contact tracing partnership, with the aim of contacting positive cases quickly, so slowing the spread of the virus. This local service will support the NHS Test and Trace service and it will step in should the national team be unable to reach a person in Wiltshire who has […]

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Wiltshire Placed in Tier 2: High Alert

From Wednesday 2nd December, the UK Government will be reintroducing the tier system where different... more

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Helping At Christmas . . . The Fairtrade Way

Due to Covid-19, many charitable organisations have been unable to plan their usual Christmas sales ... more

Advice Shop
HELP Is At Hand In Trowbridge

Based in Trowbridge since 1983, HELP Counselling Services has been helping Wiltshire communities r... more

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