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‘To All Budding Designers’ – Design a New Logo

‘To All Budding Designers’ – Design a New Logo

          ‘To All Budding Designers! Wiltshire Family Learning www.wiltshire.gov.uk/family-learning is delighted to let everyone know that we are going to be offering courses to more learning communities. This means that we need a new logo. Our new name is Wiltshire Family and Community Learning. We are asking for contributions for a read more…

Focus on affordable homes in Rural Housing Week

Focus on affordable homes in Rural Housing Week

          Wiltshire Council is marking Rural Housing Week (2-6 July) by promoting the development of affordable homes in the county. The authority has joined with Wiltshire Community Land Trust (WCLT) and Community First to set up the Wiltshire Community-Led Housing Project. The project’s officers provide advice and encouragement to communities aiming read more…

Breastfeeding Support Journey in Wiltshire

Breastfeeding Support Journey in Wiltshire

          Breastfeeding Awareness Week (Monday 25th to Friday 29th June) provides us with a great opportunity to highlight the wide-ranging benefits of breastfeeding, from strengthening immunity and providing nutritional value to emotional bonding and building mental resilience. Breastfeeding Awareness Week will promote the positive impact that breastfeeding has on babies’ development, as well as read more…

Wildfire Warning After Heatwave Is Forecast

Wildfire Warning After Heatwave Is Forecast

        Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service is reminding people to take care around heathland and open spaces during this warmer weather The heatwave the UK is expected to experience this week means a heightened risk of wildfires across Dorset & Wiltshire. DWFRS Wildfire Tactical Advisor Andy Elliott said: “With a read more…

Songs of Peace and Harmony – Tuesday, 26th June 2018

Songs of Peace and Harmony – Tuesday, 26th June 2018

          Local singer/songwriter, Louise Jordan performs extracts from her critically acclaimed show – ‘No Petticoats Here’ which celebrates the role of women in WW1. Where: Salisbury Cathedral When: Tuesday, 26th June, 2-4pm All welcome to Louise’s performance in the North Transept Numbers are limited for origami workshop, so please book with read more…