The Devizes and Wiltshire Gazette dates back to 1822 and over the years it expanded and took over many smaller title. In 1956 the paper became The Gazette and Herald. Historical copies of the Devizes and Wiltshire Gazette, dating back to 1822, are available to search and view in digitised form at The British Newspaper Archive.

James Lye has appeared in the publication over the years and below are links to the articles which have been identified to date.