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Dorset & Wiltshire Fir...

Community Safety Plan DWFRS Community Safety Plan can be found on the DWFRS website; http://www.dwfire.org.uk/community-safety-plan/   Prevention We are committed to making a real difference to the lives of people in Dorset and Wiltshire. Our aim is to reduce the ...more

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Mental health training supp...

Wiltshire Council has provided mental health and resilience webinars to volunteers who have been supporting residents during COVID-19. In March, hundreds of community groups and volunteers sprang into action alongside Wiltshire Council to immediately support their communities when stay at home restrictions were introduced. Wiltshire Council has been in regular contact with the groups throughout this challenging ...more

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Wiltshire Council rewards r...

A vigilant man has become the first Wiltshire resident to receive a financial reward through Wiltshire Council’s We’re Targeting Fly-tipping (WTF) campaign after witnessing an offence of fly-tipping in Purton. Information was collated by the resident and provided ...more

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Since the council has shut the local tip for Malmesbury, how are people supposed to dispose of house waste? And in the old DDR in East Germany, it was estimated that one third of the population was reporting to "the authorities" on the activities of their neighbours,

Written on 22nd May 2020, 12:22pm

Where to go on Holiday: Sea...

Event Date : 29/05/2020

Allan Brodie, a historian working for Historic England, looks at a range of ideas for holidays for a Wiltshire resident from the Middle Ages to the present day. Options include going on a pilgrimage, visiting a spa and spending time on the beach, and there has always been an ...more

Fostering information session

Event Date : 02/06/2020

Join us online to find more about fostering. The presentation is very informative and will provide a good overview of foster care and its benefits. There will be a live Q&A session and also a live interview with a foster carer to give you an idea on what foster care is like ...more

A Beginner’s Guide to Fam...

Event Date : 04/06/2020

Most people starting out in family history tend to begin online. This could mean asking questions of relatives on social media, or by signing up to one of the family history sites like Ancestry.com. There’s a huge amount of material available online, from census records to ...more

Volunteer with Alzheimer...

Do you have some spare time to get involved in a volunteering opportunity with Alzheimer’s Society? We are seeking local people ready to take up a fun, friendly, super-flexible volunteering opportunity, with its Side by Side service. Volunteers will be paired with someone with dementia, so ...more

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Since the council has shut the local tip for Malmesbury, how are people supposed to dispose of house waste? And in the old DDR in East Germany, it was estimated that one third of the population was reporting to "the authorities" on the activities of their neighbours,

Written on 22nd May 2020, 12:22pm

Sailability Volunteers needed

Sailability at Whitefriars sailing club needs volunteers to help through the sailing season. Our season for volunteers starts at the end of February and continues until the end of October. Training is given so you will be able to help our disabled clients. If you have sailed before or sail ...more

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Since the council has shut the local tip for Malmesbury, how are people supposed to dispose of house waste? And in the old DDR in East Germany, it was estimated that one third of the population was reporting to "the authorities" on the activities of their neighbours,

Written on 22nd May 2020, 12:22pm

Service Delivery Volunteer

Have you got what it takes to help ensure victims and witnesses are given the support they need and the respect they deserve? Wiltshire DBS required? Yes Police vetting required? No Many people face the effects of crime alone and confused. Your support helps individuals and their families to ...more

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Since the council has shut the local tip for Malmesbury, how are people supposed to dispose of house waste? And in the old DDR in East Germany, it was estimated that one third of the population was reporting to "the authorities" on the activities of their neighbours,

Written on 22nd May 2020, 12:22pm

#MalmesburyThere are so many fantastic groups in the community area... take a look to find support near you. t.co/dZLvff78vM

tweeted on : Thu Apr 09 13:54

@wiltscouncil We're supporting you all to be as active as possible while our leisure facilities are closed & you have to stay indoors.…

tweeted on : Thu Apr 09 13:53

@YoungMelksham is offering a countywiMelksham-based charity is offering a countywide, phone counselling service to young people in need.… t.co/Pzfw22vcj5

tweeted on : Thu Apr 09 13:34

Here you can find more Tweets from Malmesbury along with Tweets from Wiltshire Council.