Watch: Van man branches out

By Martha Humphreys Expanding van sales and hire business, We Do Vans has moved into a new prominent premises in central Gillingham to cope with demand and continue its growth. They now have space to display used vehicles, including various campervans and vehicles...

Watch: Oak grows a great atmosphere

What makes a great pub? Steve, the owner of The Royal Oak in Great Wishford has the answer. The village pub is a splendid meeting place in the Langford Valley and near Grovely Wood. To coin Steve’s words – ‘an equally great atmosphere open to anyone who wants to eat,...

Watch: River festival to include younger age groups

Organisers of the Five Rivers Festival, run by the Rotary Club of Salisbury, hope to reduce the minimum entry age to eight next year so that more families can get involved. Salisbury’s first ever festival of the rivers on Bank Holiday Monday attracted 40 people who...

Watch: Pupils’ project is aspiring

Pupils at Wilton CE Primary School spent a week being inspired. “What a great week we have had! A massive thank you to all parents who came in and talked to the children about their job or aspiration. We’ve had the Mayor of Wilton, a scientist, a musician,...

WATCH; Cannabis plants seized

Cannabis plants with an estimated street value of £10,000 were seized from an address in Salisbury yesterday, July 3. Police Community Tasking Team officers went to an address in Juniper Drive yesterday afternoon after reports from locals. A quantity of mature...

Watch: James Thrift talks Shaftesbury Fringe

Shaftesbury Fringe, with its 179 acts in 31 venues, takes place this weekend from Friday, July 5 to Sunday, July 7. Only in its fourth year, Shaftesbury Fringe has become England’s third biggest Fringe. Hear what Co-chair James Thrift had to say on local...

Video: Armed Forces Day success

Armed Forces Day, June 29, was part of a weekend of celebrations in Salisbury which attracted crowds totalling more than 27,000 . The nationally-celebrated day, when the UK celebrates its armed forces, began with a military parade through the city with more than 1,300...

All you need to know about Armed Forces Day

Specially for Armed Forces Weekend, below we have compiled an essential guide to the weekend including whats on, where you can park and all the logistics. Armed Forces Day Events Throughout the day at Hudson’s Field, there are many events to keep the family...

A real experience

They don’t just look like Bon Jovi but they recreate them with heart stopping accuracy. We attended The Bon Jovi Experience concert in Salisbury City Hall on June 14, and it was a performance that could not leave anybody unmoved. I’ve been a Bon Jovi fan for most of...

Watch: Play to learn is the motto

By Viktor Berg The Garden Montessori is the only nursery using the Montessori method of education in North Dorset. The method uses the key words: “follow the child.” With a range of self-educating and self-correcting activities, the children have access to practical...

Family day raises more than £14k

This year’s Fabulous Family Fun Day at Salisbury Rugby Club on Saturday, May 11 was again a major success as it raised more than £14,000 for Salisbury Hospice. The sixth annual event had live bands on stage, a 16-team football tournament, jumping castles, adult and...

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