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Campaign Group To Mount Legal Challenge Of Stonehenge Tunnel

A campaign group is planning to mount a legal challenge over Grant Shapps decision to give the go-ahead to the building of a tunnel near Stonehenge. The Transport Secretary gave the plans which will cost £1.7bn the green light, disregarding the recommendations of planning officials, earlier in November. The Stonehenge Alliance have instructed a legal team to investigate the lawfulness…

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Local Resilience Forum Reaffirms Commitment To Keeping People Safe

The Wiltshire and Swindon Local Resilience Forum has reaffirmed its commitment to work together to keep people safe as the country prepares to leave the national COVID lockdown. The Government yesterday announced that Wiltshire and Swindon will be placed in Tier 2 when the national lockdown ends next Wednesday (December 2). Chief Constable Kier Pritchard, chair of the Wiltshire and…

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Wiltshire Council to Broadcast Second COVID Update

Wiltshire Council will be broadcasting its second live public COVID-19 update next month, to provide the latest local information and to answer residents’ questions. The broadcast takes place on Tuesday 8 December at 5 pm. Wiltshire Council Leader, Cllr Philip Whitehead, will once again be joined by Terence Herbert, Chief Executive of Wiltshire Council and Kate Blackburn, Director of Public…

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New Website Offers Local Artisan Products

With less than a month to go until Christmas, a new online shop showcasing locally made products has launched in time for the festive season. www.wiltshiremakers.co.uk showcases artisans from across Wiltshire and neighbouring areas or those with products intrinsically linked to the County. Seven artisans have been included in the initial launch phase these are: The Magnificent Seed Wessex Spirits…

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