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New Choristers for Salisbury Cathedral

Two probationer choristers joined Salisbury Cathedral boys choir during Evensong on Saturday, January 20, welcomed in the time-honoured bumping ceremony. Probationers Jasper Beardsell from Downton and Johan Thomasson from Romsey were filmed being ‘bumped’ by a Channel...

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Town Council approves bigger budget

After several meetings, Warminster Town Council members have finally decided the annual budget for approval at a full council meeting on  January 23. They took into account Wiltshire Council no longer be maintains play areas. With nine in Warminster, the council had...

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Murrison meets Barnier in Brussels

South West Wilts MP Dr Andrew Murrison, Chair of the House of Commons Northern Ireland Affairs Committee, led MPs yesterday (Monday) on a visit to the European Commission to interview Michel Barnier, the EU's Chief Brexit Negotiator. The Committee is conducting an...

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Assault outside Tesco store – appeal for witnesses

Police want information about an assault outside Tesco Metro, Castle Street, Salisbury at about 12.45pm on January 17. A 47-year-old man was punched in the face and suffered minor nose and head injuries. PC Ellie Darcy said: "We'd like to hear from anyone in the area...

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Police crack down on drivers’ mobile phone use

Wiltshire Police are among forces in a week long national operation in England and Wales cracking down on drivers using mobile phones at the wheel. The National Police Chief's Council's week-long campaign started on January 22 to target drivers after the last national...

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New freedom for blue badge holders

Greater access to blue badges may be opened to people with hidden disabilities in new plans from Transport Minister Jesse Norman. The proposals, now open to public consultation for eight weeks, could help remove barriers to travel for people with conditions such as...

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Fundraising heroes wanted for Salisbury Skydive

The charity that provides free Wiltshire-based residential camps for children with serious wants brave fundraisers to jump from 10,000ft above Salisbury Plain. Over The Wall is hosting the children at Liddington PGL in April and October, and has partnered with...

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Mystery death revealed

A Clinical Commissioning Group has launched a top level inquiry into the death of a patient under the care of the largest independent provider of NHS services. What was described as a ‘serious incident’ was revealed by Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group. A board...

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New mobile library routes start

New routes for mobile libraries provide an improved service to customers, particularly at busier stops, where the visits will be every two weeks. Visit times will also be extended where there is a higher usage, according to Wiltshire Council....

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Progress tour of Army re-basing site

Community representatives visited the construction sites preparing for the arrival of Service personnel from Germany and other UK-based units inWiltshire next year, when an additional 4,000 Service personnel and about1,300 families take up residence. The group...

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Sports: Weekend preview

A number of local sides enjoyed success last weekend. Salisbury, Amesbury Town, Bemerton Heath Harlequins and Shaftesbury picked up wins. Despite the win not being the desired result for Laverstock & Ford, an away point will still be welcomed in their promotion push....

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Roadworks weekly summary

Planned roadworks in Wiltshire: weekly summary for Monday to Sunday,  January 22 to 28. Issued by Highways England. M4 junction 16: Swindon Council roundabout reconstruction Narrow lanes with 40mph speed restrictions eastbound and westbound exit slip roads until...

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New Choristers for Salisbury Cathedral

Two probationer choristers joined Salisbury Cathedral boys choir during Evensong on Saturday, January 20, welcomed in the time-honoured bumping ceremony. Probationers Jasper Beardsell from Downton and Johan Thomasson from Romsey were filmed being ‘bumped’ by a Channel...

read more

Town Council approves bigger budget

After several meetings, Warminster Town Council members have finally decided the annual budget for approval at a full council meeting on  January 23. They took into account Wiltshire Council no longer be maintains play areas. With nine in Warminster, the council had...

read more

Murrison meets Barnier in Brussels

South West Wilts MP Dr Andrew Murrison, Chair of the House of Commons Northern Ireland Affairs Committee, led MPs yesterday (Monday) on a visit to the European Commission to interview Michel Barnier, the EU's Chief Brexit Negotiator. The Committee is conducting an...

read more

Assault outside Tesco store – appeal for witnesses

Police want information about an assault outside Tesco Metro, Castle Street, Salisbury at about 12.45pm on January 17. A 47-year-old man was punched in the face and suffered minor nose and head injuries. PC Ellie Darcy said: "We'd like to hear from anyone in the area...

read more

Police crack down on drivers’ mobile phone use

Wiltshire Police are among forces in a week long national operation in England and Wales cracking down on drivers using mobile phones at the wheel. The National Police Chief's Council's week-long campaign started on January 22 to target drivers after the last national...

read more

New freedom for blue badge holders

Greater access to blue badges may be opened to people with hidden disabilities in new plans from Transport Minister Jesse Norman. The proposals, now open to public consultation for eight weeks, could help remove barriers to travel for people with conditions such as...

read more

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adjustable height and backrest

2 tray stands when folded

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3 new Rhino 2k.w Thernostatiealy, controlled, White £15  each or 3 for £35

As new childs cycle 20inch wheels, 7 speed, lightweight frame £50

Car trailer with secure lid 1.400 x 900 x 420 Approx, 10 inch wheels £90

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Jobs For You

Durrington Ward Nurse or Nursing Assistant Posts

Salisbury District Hospital - s** Staff Nurse and Nursing Assistants required for Durrington Ward** The Acute Frailty Unit is recruiting committed Band 5 nurses and Band 2 nursing assistants to join the team. Times are changing in elderly care and the Durrington Unit...

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Pre-School Room Leader

Experienced, motivated and inspirational room leader required at Dinton Pre-School, starting January 2018. Working a minimum of 4 1/2 days per week, term time only. Minimum level 3 in childcare with at least 1 years’ experience working in a nursery setting with 2-3...

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Job title:                             PPA cover and leadership release cover teacher Location:                            Durrington All Saints C of E Infant School Hours of work: Part time 0.5 Wednesday all day, Thursday afternoon, Friday all day Salary range:     ...

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Calling Violinists and Violists

The Blackmore Vale Orchestra is recruiting advanced level violinists & violists. More info at www.blackmorevaleorchestra.weebly.com Contact Katy Ashman for details. blackmorevaleorchestra@gmail.com  ...

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Trainee Sales Negotiator/Sales Negotiator

Due to continued success we are currently looking for a Trainee Sales Negotiator/Sales Negotiator to join our market leading office in Salisbury. If you are looking to start a career in estate agency or are already established within the industry but looking to...

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Durrington Ward Nurse or Nursing Assistant Posts

Salisbury District Hospital - s** Staff Nurse and Nursing Assistants required for Durrington Ward** The Acute Frailty Unit is recruiting committed Band 5 nurses and Band 2 nursing assistants to join the team. Times are changing in elderly care and the Durrington Unit...

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Pre-School Room Leader

Experienced, motivated and inspirational room leader required at Dinton Pre-School, starting January 2018. Working a minimum of 4 1/2 days per week, term time only. Minimum level 3 in childcare with at least 1 years’ experience working in a nursery setting with 2-3...

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PPA cover and leadership release cover teacher

Job title:                             PPA cover and leadership release cover teacher Location:                            Durrington All Saints C of E Infant School Hours of work: Part time 0.5 Wednesday all day, Thursday afternoon, Friday all day Salary range:     ...

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Calling Violinists and Violists

The Blackmore Vale Orchestra is recruiting advanced level violinists & violists. More info at www.blackmorevaleorchestra.weebly.com Contact Katy Ashman for details. blackmorevaleorchestra@gmail.com  ...

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From the Editor – October 2017

By David Parker Government pressure on local authorities to build more houses seems to be imposing planning regulations and over-riding planning law. Housing estates are being imposed on areas but the numbers of houses to be built cannot match local facilities and...

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Valley News Wedding Feature 2017

Valley News' November edition is now out, and inside you'll find our four-page Weddings Feature - filled to the brim with all the best local companies who will make your big day better than you can ever have imagined. Click here to download the feature. You'll find...

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First Time Hill Climb

By Geoff Ballett If you have hung up your motorcycle leathers and don't fancy riding on the road any more then try Hill Climbing. Its a great way to have fun at speed without all the road traffic. After many years of riding on the road I gave this sport a go. I...

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Monty and Mabel’s after dark

Monty and Mabel’s, the dog-friendly café in Wilton which opened in April 2017, has launched a gin and cocktail bar, open every Friday and Saturday evening. Owner Corinne Roberts had the idea for a new evening destination early in 2017 and applied for a permit to sell...

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Hospital beds to stay?

Shaftesbury's Westminster Memorial Hospital beds will be saved from closure, if  the governing board of the Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) agree the proposals on September 20. The recommendation that in-patient’s beds would be removed were revised due to...

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Visit Tisbury 2017

Recently on a Times list of the top 10 best places to live in the UK, Tisbury is home to a number of brilliant services and shops, many of which feature in our 2017 Visit Tisbury Feature. In March 2017, Tisbury featured in a Sunday Times list as one of the UK’s best...

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Focus on Education 2017

Find the dates of local schools’ open days, latest news stories and personalised editorials in the September edition of Valley News. Click here to read or download the full four-page education feature Featured: Chafyn Grove School(Pictured above) Moyles Court School...

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