Highworth Link - “Bringing the people to the people”

Highworth Link… is published monthly except in January and August.  

Opinions expressed or implied in any contributions are not necessarily those of the editor or management committee.

No responsibility can be accepted for any error of fact in the Link or website.  Please inform the editor of any errors so they can be rectified.


.. may be published in the Link and/or the web.  Please make clear any limitations you have about what, how and when we may publish your contribution.

E-mail is preferred otherwise deliver to The Lighthouse Bookshop.

Make sure you are writing for a general readership not just your own organisation.

News stories should not exceed 150 word.  If it’s too long we will ask you to edit it.  Some articles may be longer but get in touch first to avoid the annoyance of a rejection.  Photographs and advertising artwork should be clear, with good contrast.  .jpeg or .pdf electronic format is preferred but we can scan from good quality high resolution prints. Make sure any people in photos agree that the photo can be published in the Link or web.  Please obtain parents consent in the case of minors.

We reserve the right to edit contributions and to not publish  anything that is both unsuitable or  is inconsistent with our editorial policy.


Each deadline is the 1st of the month before publication.  This includes news, articles, advertising, what’s on and letters.  Items submitted after this time may not be published!

About Us

Publishers - Current representative of The Highworth Inter Church Committee (Phil Baker)

Editor - Helen Holly editor@highworthlink.co.uk

Production - Graham Fry - Stables studio 764768

Reporter - Mair Huband

Advertising, Administration, Web & Distribution admin - Tony Brewster 01793 861690 (ansaphone) - best between 1 and 3pm, Mon-Fri advertising@highworthlink.co.uk

Advertising - Debra Hodgson - deb.hodgson@tiscali.co.uk

Distribution for Highworth - Peter Croton & Tony Brewster 861690

Distribution for the villages - Keith Ratcliffe 861122

Treasurer - Terry Williams

Postal Address - Highworth Link c/o Lighthouse Bookshop, 40 High Street, Highworth, Wiltshire SN6 7AQ

First Thoughts Page 3

News Pages 4 to 14, 20

Arty Things Page 16 to 19

Recreation Page 21

Sport Page 22 to 25

Volunteering 28

Obituary 30

Business Page 32

Churches Page 35 & 45 & 50

Villages Page 36 to 39

Thanksgiving Page 40

Recreation Page 41

What’s Going On Page 42 to 44

Local Contacts Page 47

Our Representatives Pages 48 & 49

Our Representatives Page 48, 49

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