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Westwood Radio

We are delighted to inform the community that we will be broadcasting LIVE online every Friday at 2.30pm during term time from Westwood with Iford Primary School.

Westwood Radio is a radio station for the community and beyond, organised and run by the children of your local school. Each member of our broadcasting team is responsible for their own research, script writing and broadcasting for each show and we would very much welcome members of our local community to take part! If you have an interesting story, news item or run a local community group that you would like to let people know about, please email us on and we will be in touch. 

You can listen live to us every Friday using our online player at  The link will take you to the School website select Blogs & Radio from the menu.


Email or text us to interact with the show as it happens on 078600 17404. We always read our correspondence. Happy listening!

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Wiltshire Libraries Census 2021 support service:

 Please find this guide for support with Census 2021 , this support service is delivered from your Wiltshire  libraries to support you with your enquiries relating to Census 2021. The contact numbers, locations & email address  are listed below:

  1. Trowbridge Library, Ground Floor, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, BA14 8JN , Telephone: 01225716700


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Article published: 06 Oct 2020
 “How lovely is your dwelling place, O Lord of hosts!”

Holy Communion is now celebrated once again every Sunday at 11.15am.  

There will be some organ music, but no singing and strict guidelines and social-distancing will be followed.

And St Mary’s will also be open every Wednesday from 10am-12noon.  

We look forward to welcoming you!
Please wear a face-covering for the safety of us all on both occasions.
Please contact Joanna, the Rector, in the first instance for the Guidelines for Worship and any further support we can offer in these challenging times on: 01225 864444 or and/or see our website at  

Article published: 14 Sep 2020

We asked for BALSAM to BE GONE and it was done!

BALSAM BE GONE thanks our local communities for the help given on three Sundays in June to control the destructive Himalayan Balsam on the banks of the rivers Avon and Frome.

Himalayan Balsam is a pernicious alien plant that has invaded the paths and banks of our local rivers. We found it was particularly prevalent where the ground had been disturbed laying the new path between Tess’ gate and Westwood, and around willow trees on the banks of both rivers.  However, the heroic effort of the Balsam Begonners has put paid to its spread, and one person in particular (you know who you are!) went beyond the call of duty, turning up on all three Sundays and suffering stings from nettles and bees in their fearless quest to destroy the weed. We extend a special thanks to this intrepid Begonner, and to everyone else for their help and support. BUT … a few plants may have escaped; so when you’re walking along the banks of the rivers please continue to pull them out!

Thanks to FLiSCA, FLEWG, The Inn at Freshford and The Cross Guns for their support.

Article published: 29 Jul 2018
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Article published: 23 Aug 2017



A defibrillator is now located at Westwood Social Club  BA15 2AP  01225 862 187 and also at the car park in Avoncliff.

Article published: 27 Mar 2017