News and events

Re:fashion my Town hosting an inspiring evening of fashion and sustainability

18 February 2020

Get ready for a thought provoking and fun evening of recycled fashion, with a film and panel discussion about sustainability issues.

Leading folk band, Faustus, to perform at venues in Wiltshire

11 February 2020

​Early 2020 saw the band Faustus performing at venues in Australia and New Zealand. The band are now back in the UK and their April 2020 tour will bring them to venues in Wiltshire.

J M W Turner Watercolour of Malmesbury Abbey is ‘saved for the nation’ by Athelstan Museum, Malmesbury

10 February 2020

Athelstan Museum, Malmesbury is thrilled to announces its acquisition of the Malmesbury Abbey watercolour painted by famous artist Joseph Mallord William Turner.

New young adult novel set to launch in WHSmith Salisbury

05 February 2020

A new young adult novel, titled The Firestone, is set to launch in WHSmith Salisbury ​on Saturday 22nd February (10am-3pm). The author, Francesca Tyer, has recently moved to the area and The Firestone is her debut novel. It has been published by Authors Reach LTD, a selective publishing house based in Wiltshire.

Edward Twohig's 'Recent Prints from Wiltshire and Italy' collection receives interest from the British Museum

04 February 2020

​Marlborough College is delighted that the amazing collection of ‘Recent Prints from Wiltshire and Italy’ created by Edward Twohig, has caught the expert eye of Jennifer Ramakalawon, keeper of prints in the Prints & Drawings Department of the British Museum.

Four top internationally acclaimed cityscape artists exhibit in Salisbury

04 February 2020

Gallery 21 has revealed it's next major event, set to take place from Saturday 22nd February to Sunday 8th March.

Salisbury and South Wiltshire set to see an increase in international tourism in 2020 from the Great West Way

29 January 2020

South Wiltshire is due to benefit from a substantial growth in international visitors in 2020 and beyond, due to increased numbers travelling along the Great West Way.

Waste Free Feb challenge kicks off in Wiltshire

29 January 2020

Wiltshire has some of the most wildlife-rich places in the UK and the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust needs your help to make sure it stays that way.

Get involved in shaping the future of forest management at Savernake Forest

28 January 2020

100 years - a lifetime to us, but just a moment in the life of a forest. ​

Residents to have their say on shaping Salisbury’s future

27 January 2020

Residents and local businesses are being asked for their views on two important projects in Salisbury.