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Stoptober 2018

Wiltshire Council is supporting the Stoptober 2018 campaign, which has been launched by Public Health England and is promoting the message that quitting is easier with support.  The Stoptober challenge offers a free Personal Quit Plan to help smokers find the right support for them.  ...more

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Funding now available for Wilt...

Wiltshire Council in partnership with businesses is once again offering grants to fund young athletes in their quest for success. Over the past five years, 34 potential champions in the county have benefited from funding, and the hunt is now on to find more sporting stars of the future. ...more

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#EPIC Talks

        #EPIC Talks Presents…. A free public lecture: Social Media for Social Good Hear from Natalie, an award winning social media consultant how if done well, Social media can inspire, motivate and drive change.   Natalie Sherman (Founder, Naturally Social) Natalie ...more

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EmployAbility Fair – Tuesday...

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Following the success of last year’s EmployAbility Fair, Wiltshire Council, in partnership with Job Centre Plus, is hosting another EmployAbility Fair in the Atrium, County Hall on Tuesday 2 October 2018 from 10am-2pm. The event will be open to all members of the public with the aim being to support disabled people into work by providing an occasion for job seekers to meet local employers ...more

EmployAbility Fair – Tuesday...

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Following the success of last year’s EmployAbility Fair, Wiltshire Council, in partnership with Job Centre Plus, is hosting another EmployAbility Fair in the Atrium, County Hall on Tuesday 2 October 2018 from 10am-2pm. The event will be open to all members of the public with the aim being to support disabled people into work by providing an occasion for job seekers to meet local employers ...more

WILTSHIRE MIND CHARITY SHOP SALE

Event Date : 15/09/18

WILTSHIRE MIND CHARITY SHOP SALE DAY The Wiltshire Mind Charity Shop in Church Street, Melksham is holding a Sale Day on 15 September 2018. All clothing (including gents), shoes, bags, will be hugely reduced in price! Bev Harris Charity Shop Manager said “we want to encourage people to come in and support our charity and to see what great items we have on offer and at great prices. This ...more

Side by Side Volunteer

Side by Side is an Alzheimer’s Society initiative which aims to tackle social isolation and loneliness. Volunteers provide companionship and encourage people with dementia to continue with a hobby or interest, or start a new one. This helps to build the confidence of people living with ...more

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Volunteer Conservation Days at...

Hazel Hill Trust are inviting people of every age to come and contribute to valuable nature conservation work at Hazel Hill Wood. Our Volunteer Conservation Days give you the opportunity to develop new skills, meet people and get active in a relaxing and nourishing environment. Tasks vary throughout ...more

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Important news for all budding...

You may have noticed that we have changed the look and feel of Wiltshire’s community reporters platform – Our Community Matters.  We have squished the bugs that have dogged the old system for a while and added far more content for users.  We love it and we think you will love ...more

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Local news : Stoptober 2018 - t.co/kgWVSLFqxz

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Local news : Stoptober 2018 - t.co/l3iMTt4TQ2

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Local News : Funding now available for Wiltshire’s future sporting superstars - t.co/8HyGtQRwrE

tweeted on : Thu Sep 20 10:54

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