Countdown for influx of Swifts

Countdown for influx of Swifts

Spread the loveAs the countdown for this spring’s influx of swifts ticks down, many sites are now being readied to welcome the first arrivals – thanks to the work of swiftophile Mark Pasco and his skilled assistant Rory Dunbar. A box donated to the Wotton...
A momentous announcement from Renishaw

A momentous announcement from Renishaw

Spread the loveFounders Sir David McMurtry, executive chairman, and John Deer, non-executive deputy chairman, have announced they will sell their 53 per cent holding in the company.  The company’s board is now exploring a number of options, including selling the...
George Carpenter: 50 Years as the Town Crier

George Carpenter: 50 Years as the Town Crier

Spread the loveFor many, George Carpenter will have been the town crier for longer than they’ve been alive. After half a century in the role, he is as much a part of Wotton-under-Edge as the clock tower or the war memorial. As he recalls, the role didn’t...