The new electric LEAF is stunning

The new electric LEAF is stunning

THE TWO new versions of the LEAF electric car offer improved infotainment, with the e+ Limited Edition providing a boost in power and extended range. Both feature an 8-ins touchscreen infotainment system, the e-pedal function with regenerative braking and the ProPILOT...
Best mates sail the seven seas

Best mates sail the seven seas

By Viktor Berg Gillingham resident Tom Dymond-Andrews met James Haggett in Year7 at Sexeys School, Bruton. Now the two 27-year-olds have sailed the Atlantic, crossed the Pacific and currently are navigating the Indian Ocean on their way to the infamous Red Sea. Since...
Mirror Crack’d European Premier a stylish triumph

Mirror Crack’d European Premier a stylish triumph

The European premiere of Agatha Christie’s The Mirror Crack’d was performed this week at Salisbury Playhouse. The team behind the new stage production have thrown all the pieces of the Queen of Crime’s murder mystery up in the air and created a stylish, modern,...
Attic attack for ANTIQUES ROADSHOW visit

Attic attack for ANTIQUES ROADSHOW visit

The Antiques Roadshow team are at Salisbury Cathedral on Tuesday, May 14 to offer free valuations on family heirlooms or car boot bargains. Pictured above: Judith Miller, Lennox Cato, Paul Atterbury, Fiona Bruce, Mark Hill, Rupert Maas – (C) BBC –...
Where to eat out for Veganuary #veganreccomendations

Where to eat out for Veganuary #veganreccomendations

We are heading out of Veganuary into the rest of the year. But why stop eating vegan now? Thankfully, these days, restaurants and pubs have many more vegan choices to choose from. In Salisbury the Old Ale and Coffee House is an atmospheric gastropub, where Tom, the...
Ladders of hope light the cathedral

Ladders of hope light the cathedral

Katrina ffiske Salisbury Cathedral is bravely mixing politics, art and religion in Ladders of Light – a new constitution for the UK. The art installation responds to the strange times the country is going through at the moment with Brexit. When launching the...
Rod gave a real performance

Rod gave a real performance

By Sue Anslow At the Salisbury City Hall concert ‘Some Guys Have All The Luck  – The Rod Stewart Story’, on February 8, we were pleasantly surprised. We had great seats near the front so had a clear view. First impressions were that the band was beautifully...
Playhouse presents David Tomlinson’s life

Playhouse presents David Tomlinson’s life

Best remembered for playing Mr Banks in Disney’s Mary Poppins, and Professor Brown in Bedknobs and Broomsticks, David Tomlinson was renowned for playing the classic English gentleman. We discover in the play, The Life I Lead, by James Kettle, that the person behind...
Great story properly told

Great story properly told

By Fanny Charles Robert Louis Stevenson understood the timeless appeal of a great adventure and his most popular book, Treasure Island, continues to delight and excite audiences of all ages. Salisbury Studio Theatre’s youth theatre staged a swashbuckling production,...
Elite Football programme to attract young players

Elite Football programme to attract young players

Milton Abbey School is working with the Champion Sports Group to offer an Elite Football Programme to talented young footballers from Dorset, the UK and throughout the world. The scheme is believed to be the first of its kind. Milton Abbey is an independent school in...
Hats off to open top motoring

Hats off to open top motoring

By Maurice Hardy It may be cold outside but that’s exactly the right reason to be thinking of buying a convertible car. After all, driving with the roof down is all about warm and balmy summer days, although you may have seen some barmy, hardy (not me!) types driving...
Wiltshire nostalgia festival returns

Wiltshire nostalgia festival returns

Thousands of vintage enthusiasts and classic car owners are expected to attend this year’s Vintage Nostalgia Festival at Stockton Park, May 31 to June 2. The festival is a weekend filled with live music, dance, vintage and antique shopping, classic cars, automobilia,...

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