News and events

Publisher with a novel launch

20 November 2020

The months of lockdown saw a new chapter in the career of Mark Allen, publisher and editor-in-chief of Wiltshire Life. With more time being spent at home, Mark took the opportunity to revisit a book he began writing seven years ago. The result is a compelling psychological thriller, Life Term, which will be on sale from March 2021.

Don’t miss the December issue of Wiltshire Life

04 November 2020

We are excited to unveil the December issue of Wiltshire Life, which contains our essential mix of county news, stunning photography and inspirational ideas. Our December issue features Christmas across our county, our celebration of the Wiltshire Life Awards winners and an interview with Rick Stein.

Soldiers’ charity fair is staying open for you

03 November 2020

More than 160 shops making shopping easy ahead of Christmas. This year is different: none of us knows what is ahead of us, but The Early, Early Christmas Fair, which always brings a huge array of amazing, stunning and affordable presents, is staying open until after Christmas.

Field to glass from the heart of the county

03 November 2020

Ramsbury single estate spirits has revealed a ​new look for both its single estate gin and vodka, which can be found in Waitrose stores and online in the new year.

Salisbury homeless charity boss Andrew Lord receives the MBE in the Queen’s birthday honours

03 November 2020

Alabaré Chief Executive Andrew Lord (pictured) has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s honours, in recognition of his incredible contribution to the support of homeless and vulnerable adults and young people over the last 20 years.

Wiltshire Life Christmas gift subscriptions are back!

03 November 2020

We are excited to announce that Wiltshire Life Christmas gift subscriptions are back for 2020!

The Wiltshire Life Awards 2020

28 October 2020

This year's Wiltshire Life Awards ceremony took place online on Friday 30th October at 7pm.

You're invited to the virtual Wiltshire Life Awards 2020

23 October 2020

The online awards ceremony will be live streamed from 7pm on Friday 30th October 2020 for all to watch, free of cost.

£1350 raised by Salisbury Catenian Association

21 October 2020

Each year, Salisbury Catenians raise money for good causes, both locally and around the world. In their most recent fundraising effort, they raised £1350 the the Society of Our Lady of Lourdes — an organisation that enables and encourages pilgrims, mainly from England, to visit Lourdes, minimising barriers of cost and disability.

Music group is staying on song

13 October 2020

A coronavirus fund grant will help a popular Salisbury singing group for people with lung conditions to keep meeting online. Music For Wellbeing has been awarded £4,900 from the Wiltshire Community Foundation’s Coronavirus Response and Recovery Fund to continue its Sing and Breathe Wiltshire sessions. The fund has raised more than £1.1 million and distributed £925,000 through 200 grants to groups tackling the fallout from pandemic.