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We are pleased to announce that we have resumed our totally free service to clients as from 21st May 2021. We would like to thank everyone who helped to make this happen.

Note that, similar to other Talking Newspapers, we are considering publishing, as an extra facility, our Trowbridge Talking News on Alexa, the intelligent Amazon sound pod.


If you or your household have and use Alexa and use our USB weekly recordings on one of our free players, we would like to  hear from you, so please email the Secretary on

Watch this space for more detail in the future.

Trowbridge Talking News helps blind and visually impaired residents in the West Wiltshire area to be informed about local affairs by listening to a weekly audio recording of articles from the Wiltshire Times. Our Volunteer team comprises 10 Readers and 10 Duplicators, together with other supporters and helpers, and posts the recordings to about 70 clients around the Trowbridge area.
trowbridge talking news reader making recording
A reader using the laptop whilst making a recording
trowbridge talking news cheque presentation
A cheque presentation following a collection at Waitrose, Warminster