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LOAN SHARKS CASH USED TO SUPPORT NEW CREDIT UNION ACCOUNTS IN WILTSHIRE

LOAN SHARKS CASH USED TO SUPPORT NEW CREDIT UNION ACCOUNTS IN WILTSHIRE

A new incentive has been launched in Wiltshire to encourage residents to start saving and make them aware of the dangers of borrowing from illegal money lenders. The England Illegal Money Lending Team (IMLT) are working in partnership with Wiltshire Savings and Loans to raise awareness of the dangers of borrowing from illegal money lenders, read more…

Council wants people’s views on waste strategy

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Wiltshire residents are being asked to help shape a ten year strategy on how Wiltshire Council collects and manages household waste and recycling.  A consultation is now underway to get people’s views to ensure the strategy is representative of their opinions and enables them to reduce, re-use and recycle the waste they produce at home. read more…

Thanks to Amesbury Area Board

Thanks to Amesbury Area Board

The children, parents and grandparents of the parish of Steeple Langford would like to thank the Amesbury Board of Wiltshire Council for their generous contribution towards the cost of upgrading their children’s play area. The newly installed nest/basket swing is already being well used and the upgrading of other parts of the play area have read more…

Celebrating volunteers

Celebrating volunteers

Amesbury Area Board wants to recognise and celebrate the hard work and achievements of volunteers across the Amesbury community area in 2017. We know that volunteers work incredibly hard for the benefit of local people, the town and surrounding villages and they deserve to be commended for their efforts and contribution. Nominations are invited in read more…

Lots going on at your local Leisure Centre

Do-something

It’s September, children have gone back to school and the summer is drawing to a close. However it’s also the opportunity to start something new and maybe even take that first step towards a healthier lifestyle! On Thursday 21 September, World Alzheimers Day, Amesbury Sports Centre will be taking part in a spinathon battle with read more…