Melksham Food and River Festival – 1st & 2nd September

There will be over 60 stalls at the Food and River Festival over the weekend of the 1st and 2nd September at King George V Park, with entry completely free of charge. The following are both Saturday and Sunday... More than 60 stallholders will be onsite from first thing Saturday offering hot food and drink, … Continue reading Melksham Food and River Festival – 1st & 2nd September

Canal campaigners aiming for link to Lacock

The dream of a restored canal between Melksham and Lacock has moved another step closer to reality. The former Wilts & Berks Canal was abandoned more than a century ago and much of the original line was lost under modern development. However, in recent years the Wilts & Berks Canal Trust has submitted plans to … Continue reading Canal campaigners aiming for link to Lacock

Melksham parkrun off to a flying start

The inaugural Melksham parkrun took place on Saturday 16th December with 102 runners testing out the new course. The feedback from the runners and the volunteers has been fantastic and hundreds more have attended the two subsequent Saturday events. The free, weekly 5k run takes place every Saturday morning at 9am in King George V … Continue reading Melksham parkrun off to a flying start

Mental Health Information Evening

Everyone is welcome to attend an evening of information about Mental Health matters by popular local GP Dr David Thomas Monday 11th September at 7.30pm Spa Medical Centre, Snowberry Lane, Melksham Information about anxiety, stress, depression, and panic attacks (excluding dementia) Refreshments from 7pm Hosted by the Patient Reference Group