Left in dark at Trowbridge car park

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

A Trowbridge worker who parks in St Stephen’s Place multi-storey car park believes Wiltshire Council took too long to respond to her complaint about broken lights in the car park’s stairwell.

New look in store for Winsley Post Office

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

Winsley Post Office in the Co-operative store will close on November 5 for two days to undergo a change into a new style ‘local’ service.

Winsley runners stretch their legs to raise more than £1k for muscular atrophy

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

Organisers of a charity fun run in Winsley say they have surpassed their £1,000 target and are looking to make it an annual event.

Radiotherapy treatment centre is approved

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

SWINDON is edging closer to getting its very own radiotherapy unit after Swindon Council granted planning permission to build the £14.7m project at the Great Western Hospital.

VIDEO: New Asimo the robot visits Swindon

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

THE all-new Asimo robot, created by Honda, was in Swindon yesterday to meet associates and school children.

Asimo is automatically everybody’s best friend

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

WORKERS at Honda in Swindon had a visit from an unusual guest yesterday in the form of Asimo, the firm’s futuristic robot.

Man, 20, admits to Town Gardens knife attack

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

DZUNG Nguyen has admitted a savage daylight knife attack in the Town Gardens this summer, along with a second serious assault carried out the previous month.

Will £11.54m M4 plan create chaos?

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

AN overhaul of Junction 16 of the M4 is pressing ahead, with a second report due before an influential business group next week.

Foyer in tune with needs of homeless

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

THE growth of a music group at the Swindon Foyer was celebrated yesterday with a special performance involving the local MP.

Fire service to go on new four-day strike

This Is Wiltshire:

5:20am Saturday 25th October 2014

RESIDENTS have been warned not to hold impromptu firework displays next weekend after the Fire Brigades Union announced a four day strike.

Students join scrum to design rugby kits

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

PUPILS at two Swindon schools have designed their own rugby strip after taking part in a workshop with leading sportswear brand, Canterbury.

Town pupils do better in GCSES

This Is Wiltshire: Pictures from schools and colleges across Swindon as pupils pick up their GCSE results.

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

PUPILS in Swindon have achieved higher than average GCSE results despite a suspected five per cent drop in grades nationally compared to last year.

Foreign lorries are halted in M4 checks

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

MORE than half of all vehicles stopped during a week of action around the M4 at Swindon were found to be running illegally, including one which had been driven for 25 hours.

Furore over Disney T-shirt

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

A CHILDREN’S top showing a Disney character apparently making a rude gesture has caused controversy across the UK – but in Swindon it is flying off the shelves.

Patients greet new life-saving air ambulance

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

PATIENTS rescued by Wiltshire Air Ambulance were reunited with the crew members who saved them at the unveiling of its new helicopter yesterday.

Police urge residents to freeze out cold callers

This Is Wiltshire: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

TRADING Standards officers will be visiting neighbourhoods in Swindon next week advising them to say ‘no’ to cold calling doorstep traders.

Business as usual at children’s centres

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

THE organisation which runs four of the seven children’s centres set to close next year has moved to reassure parents it is business as usual until then.

Building a skilled new generation of apprentices

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

DEVELOPERS could soon have to provide a number of local apprenticeships if they want to build in Swindon.

Having a blast in the school holiday

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

KIDS had a blast at the BOOMco Blastmaster Championship which stopped off in Swindon this week.

Raindrops Nursery criticised again by Ofsted

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

RAINDROPS Nursery has come under fire twice in the same week after both their childcare provisions were judged as inadequate by Ofsted.

160 YEARS: I Love Swindon

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

As we continue to celebrate the Adver’s 160th anniversary we are pleased to present 160 reasons why we love Swindon.

Drove School Pupils learn radio skills

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon 105.5 general manager and presenter Shirley Ludford

5:30am Saturday 25th October 2014

DROVE Primary School children have become the youngest in the UK to earn an accredited radio qualification under the guidance of community radio station Swindon 105.5.

Applause greets new Wiltshire Air Ambulance

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Patients rescued by Wiltshire Air Ambulance were reunited with the crew members who saved them at the unveiling of its new helicopter today.

Police plea for help in tracing vulnerable missing teenager with Trowbridge links

This Is Wiltshire:

2:18pm Friday 24th October 2014

Police are appealing for help in tracing a vulnerable missing teenager with links to the Trowbridge area.

Man, 38, dies in A429 crash near Kemble Business Park

This Is Wiltshire:

11:56am Friday 24th October 2014

A man died killed in a three-vehicle collision on the A429 near Kemble Business Park yesterday.

‘Boy racers’ praised by police for Trowbridge car park rescue

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00am Friday 24th October 2014

Two ‘boy racers’ have been praised by police after they stopped a distressed woman from jumping from the top of a car park.

Chippenham club owner wants to bring night alive

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

The businessman who wants to reopen the old Karma nightclub premises in Chippenham says he will not make the same mistakes as the old management.

Bradford on Avon conker contest is a hit with pub punters

This Is Wiltshire:

7:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Determined competitors put their techniques to the test as they battled through the 21st annual Dog and Fox conker contest.

Young Del Boys make their mark at Trowbridge

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Young entrepreneurs took part in Trowbridge Town Team’s first Teenage Market outside the Town Hall on Saturday, running stalls selling products they had crafted themselves.

WHAT'S ON: 5 events in Wiltshire this weekend (October 25/26)

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

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Sherston Market has its busiest day yet as it marks its first anniversary

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

A thriving village market celebrated its first anniversary with a specially baked cake and a constant stream of customers on Saturday.

Devizes Half Marathon run up a great sum for charities

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Wiltshire councillor Laura Mayes, running for our Give US A Chance appeal, was among more than 400 people who completed the Devizes Half Marathon on Sunday.

Firefighters announce strike action during weekend of firework displays

This Is Wiltshire:

5:24pm Friday 24th October 2014

The Fire Brigades Union has announced four days of strike action next weekend - which coincides with a number of firework displays in Wiltshire.

Holt Bowls Club rolls out its honours for team player

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Holt Bowls Club paid respect to one of its longest serving members with a guard of honour at his funeral on Friday.

Youngsters leap on boards to try Devizes skate park

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

In a sport where slipping and sliding is part of the fun, a bit of rain could not take the edge off the opening of Devizes Skate Park.

School ship comes first in big race

This Is Wiltshire:

4:47pm Friday 24th October 2014

Pupils at Dauntsey’s School are celebrating after its tall ship, Jolie Brise, won the annual Cowes Small Ships’ Race.

Put a stop in Calne to this seagull nuisance

This Is Wiltshire:

4:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Residents of Oxford Road in Calne are calling for action over hundreds of seagulls causing major disruption to their lives.

Firefighters announce strike action during weekend of firework displays

This Is Wiltshire: Firefighters from Drove fire station in Swindon started their fourth strike at 10am yesterday morning

3:38pm Friday 24th October 2014

THE FIRE Brigades Union has announced they will be taking four days of strike action next weekend - which coincides with a number of firework displays in the town. 

Cooking up a storm as celeb chef Brian visits Trowbridge

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

A live cooking demonstration with special guest chef Brian Turner entertained shoppers at Knees Home and Electrical store in Spitfire Retail Park, Trowbridge, on Saturday..

Trowbridge children will stand out on those dark winter nights

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Children in Trowbridge will be seen more clearly this winter thanks to optician Specsavers, which is giving away high visibility vests.

College makes £10m bid for new buildings

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Wiltshire College is hoping to transform its Lackham campus if it secures £10 million from the Local Growth Fund.

Trowbridge car companies celebrate

This Is Wiltshire:

2:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Platinum Motor Group is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its motor park in North Bradley, Trowbridge, this year with a special 10-day sale starting today .

Prospect Savernake Appeal: Support group organises array of events

This Is Wiltshire:

2:04pm Friday 24th October 2014

From bingo nights to duck races Pewsey Prospect Hospice support group has organised an array of events to support the charity and now the team is thinking up ways to support its Savernake Appeal.

Prospect Savernake Appeal: Clergyman backs bid for outpatient centre

This Is Wiltshire:

1:54pm Friday 24th October 2014

As a GP, clergyman and now a trustee of Prospect Hospice, David Maurice has seen from all angles the care the charity provides for people in Marlborough.

Town Gardens attacker admits second serious assault

This Is Wiltshire:

1:31pm Friday 24th October 2014

DZUNG Nguyen has admitted two serious attacks after being hunted by police to the Hoxton area of London when he went on the run.

Jazz duo to play at Devizes pub

This Is Wiltshire:

2:57pm Friday 24th October 2014

Two of Bristol’s top jazz musicians will be making a special appearance at The Southgate Inn, Devizes, on Saturday.

Trowbridge school proudly striving to be very best

This Is Wiltshire: Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

1:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Trowbridge Catholic school St Augustine’s is celebrating after being graded as outstanding in every category in an inspection carried out by Clifton Diocese in September.

Attack on pet dog costs Trowbridge owners £700

This Is Wiltshire:

1:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Dog owner John Capstaff-Taylor has told how his Jack Russell was left fighting for her life after she was attacked by a black Alsatian while on a walk.

Appeal following two shoplifting incidents in two days at the same Swindon store

This Is Wiltshire:

1:04pm Friday 24th October 2014

POLICE in Swindon are appealing for help indentifying two men following two separate incidents of shoplifting from the same shop.

Fears over Westbury waste centre’s chimney

This Is Wiltshire:

12:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Questions have been raised over a multi-million pound renewable energy centre which could be built in Westbury.







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