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Buckle up in March for Chil...

Wiltshire Council and partners are running three child car seat safety check events in March to give advice and guidance on the safe fitting of child car seats, and remind people to always use the correct car seat.   The three free events, which run from 9am-4pm and will be attended by Wiltshire Council, Swindon Borough Council, Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service and Wiltshire Police, will allow ...more

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Carers invited to informati...

Who looks after the carer?   What support is available as they carry out this important role? Wiltshire Council and partners will be answering some of these questions at a Carer Support Event in March.   The event will be held in partnership with Prospect Hospice and Carer Support Wiltshire, and is an opportunity for carers to find out about a range of information and support.   The session will ...more

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Council continues on its ca...

Following its pledge to be carbon neutral by 2030, and to support Wiltshire to do the same, Wiltshire Council is working hard on a number of projects to make a difference.   In February 2019 at a meeting of full council, Wiltshire Council resolved to acknowledge ...more

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U3A in Kennet Coffee Exchange

Event Date : 27/02/2020

The U3A in Kennet “Coffee Exchange” is a great opportunity to meet other U3A members, have a chat over coffee, enjoy a thoughtful presentation on local events in Marlborough, and get the latest U3A news.  For potential new members, this is a good way to learn if we’re ...more

How to Research the History...

Event Date : 29/02/2020

You don’t need to live in an old house to research its history. Whether you’re in a sixteenth century thatched cottage or a 1980s semi, there’s a wealth of information waiting to be uncovered. Who lived there and what did they do for a living, what did the house previously ...more

Enjoy the beauty of Nepal

Event Date : 01/03/2020

Discover the beautiful landscape and wildlife of Nepal in a fundraising show featuring the photography of David White and live music from Jackie Macbeth and Friends at Kennet Valley Hall, Lockeridge, Sunday, March 1. Doors open at 2.15 and the show starts 3pm. The money raised goes towards supporting people living with dementia in Wiltshire. Tickets, £8 by calling Alzheimer’s Support ...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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Dementia Friendly Marlborough

We are looking for people in Marlborough to help make the town dementia friendly, there are lots of ways to get involves a few examples below: Help us to get  Marlborough excited about being dementia friendly. Come along to a meeting /hold a meeting and share your experiences and tell us what ...more

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Dementia Friendly Marlborough

We are looking for people in Marlborough to help make the town dementia friendly, there are lots of ways to get involves a few examples below: Help us to get  Marlborough excited about being dementia friendly. Come along to a meeting /hold a meeting and share your experiences and tell us what ...more

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