Calne powerlifter, Mark Townend, is celebrating the news of his selection by British Powerlifting for Team GB to compete in the World Championships to be held in the Czech Republic in May.

Wiltshire Council is once again offering grants to fund young athletes in their quest for success.

Wiltshire Council-funded athletes have been making waves both in the UK and abroad over the past few months, bringing lots of medals back to the county in the process.