Breaking news Young Marlborough driver dies in crash at Savernake Forset

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

2:18pm Sunday 23rd November 2014

A 21-year-old Marlborough man has died after he lost control of the car he was driving and hit a tree in the early hours of this morning.

The whole community comes together to prepare special shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

Steve Lloyd, area coordinator for Wiltshire’s Operation Christmas Child is urging people to spare a few hours to help pack and check shoeboxes.

Top gardeners heading to Malmesbury

This Is Wiltshire: Flowers feature for Living August - Rachel Wilkes (8607678)

2:00pm Sunday 23rd November 2014

Leading experts from the world of gardening will head for Malmesbury next year for what is set to become one of the most prestigious events of its kind in the country.

FA VASE: Highworth into last 64

This Is Wiltshire:

2:26pm Sunday 23rd November 2014

JOHN Fisher hopes to avoid a fellow Hellenic League outfit in tomorrow's FA Vase third round draw as Highworth Town break new ground in the competition.

Welcome cash boost for charity

This Is Wiltshire: Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

1:00pm Sunday 23rd November 2014

Trowbridge children’s charity Stepping Stones is thanking members of the public, after being awarded £3,000 in the Lloyds Bank Community Fund 2014.

Soldiers join service to honour fallen in Chippenham

This Is Wiltshire: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

1:00pm Sunday 23rd November 2014

Serving soldiers joined Chippenham pensioners in remembering those who died in the Great War.

Late starting head gets ready to retire from Chippenham school

This Is Wiltshire:

12:00pm Sunday 23rd November 2014

Lollipop lady turned headteacher Julia Harle is to retire next year from St Peter’s Primary in Chippenham.

Injured striker should return for Fleetwood

This Is Wiltshire:

11:45am Sunday 23rd November 2014

ONE surprise omission from Town’s starting line-up at London Road was top-scorer Michael Smith who was only named on the bench.

Bassett war book is launched

This Is Wiltshire:

11:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

A launch ceremony to celebrate the completion of a book about Royal Wootton Bassett in the First World War took place last Friday.

Oaks are legacy for Southwick park's future

This Is Wiltshire:

11:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

The Friends of Southwick Country Park planted a number of oak trees that will be the legacy trees of the future. As the big old oaks die off, the new trees will take their place in providing landmarks in the park.

Power loss to Gorse Hill homes

This Is Wiltshire: Scottish and Southern Electric (SSE) customers lost power for about an hour yesterday

10:41am Sunday 23rd November 2014

Southern Electric is reporting that around 14 properties on Avening Street in Gorse Hill are currently without power.

It’s nativity time at Westbury for teddy bears

This Is Wiltshire: Teddy Bears' Picnic

10:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

ALL Saints Church, in Westbury, will be holding a free activity morning for children to make their own teddy bear nativity, from 10am to noon next Saturday.

It was wet but wonderful for Westbury year 6 pupils

This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

Year 6 children from Westbury Junior School recently returned from an action-packed three days at Hooke Court residential centre, near Beaminster in Dorset.

Petition for action on Devizes gulls

This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

A petition signed by more than 300 people upset about the noise and nuisance caused by seagulls is to be presented to Devizes Area Board on Monday.

Eisteddfod names top acts and gets set for Wiltshire-wide showcase

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

A GIRL of 11, who showed her versatility at everything from piano playing to mime, was declared the best young performer at Devizes Junior Eisteddfod.

Town win but it cannot force a smile from Cooper

This Is Wiltshire:

6:47pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

IN spite of Swindon Town ending their near 10-year wait for a win at Peterborough’s London Road boss Mark Cooper was not a happy man.

My Word, by John Craig, ex-Wiltshire fire chief - Civil service waste is shameful

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

Taxpayers are now receiving a document that sets out some detail on how our taxes are spent. Behind this initiative must be the desire on the part of Government to give reassurance that our hard-earned money is being used prudently.

Wiltshire pupils made their own Remembrance Day tributes

This Is Wiltshire:

10:30am Sunday 23rd November 2014

Schools around the area took part in national Remembrance Day parades and also held their own services.

Zena Robson, Woodborough Garden Centre - A wealth of rose varieties on offer

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

Traditionally dahlias are lifted after the first frosts have blackened the foliage but if this hasn’t happened to yours yet, lift them now unless you are going to risk leaving them in the ground.

Rebuilding plans after house blaze

This Is Wiltshire: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

7:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Plans to rebuild part of a 17th Century home in Market Lavington, which was badly damaged by a fire, have gone to Wiltshire Council.

Big effort to bag up litter in Chippenham

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Scouts and McDonald’s staff in Chippenham filled 45 bin bags during a clean sweep through an area of Cepen Park South.

Hilperton Pupils get in character for book week

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Hilperton School pupils took inspiration from Beano cartoonist Kev Sutherland when he visited the school last week as part of a series of events to celebrate its special book week.

Chippenham supermarket plan looking ‘unlikely’

This Is Wiltshire: Photograph of the Author

5:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Long-awaited plans to regenerate Langley Park industrial site in Chippenham now look uncertain.

Landlord to pitch poetry pub bid in Dragons' Den-style studio

This Is Wiltshire:

4:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

The landlord of the Swan Hotel, in Bradford on Avon, is due to enter a Dragons’ Den-style studio on Monday, to pitch a new idea to Greene King Pubs.

Calne war lessons with drama

This Is Wiltshire:

4:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Pupils from seven primary schools took part in a day of activities commemorating the First World War at John Bentley School in Calne.

PLAYER RATINGS: Peterborough United v Swindon Town

This Is Wiltshire:

5:39pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Adver Sport's Tom Bassam with his rating from Town's 1-0 win at Peterborough

Ex-soldier can’t bid for a Trowbridge home

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

A former soldier struggling to make ends meet has attacked a council decision to deny him the chance to live in social housing.

Experts at Devizes museum’s open day help to explain First World War artefacts

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

The Wiltshire Museum in Devizes hosted a Great War Artefact Identification Day on Sunday, where people were able to find out from expects more about their items.

Up, up and away on a trip to the stars for Shaw school

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Budding astronauts at Shaw Primary CofE School experienced what life would be like in space as a Space Odyssey dome visited the school on Tuesday.

Festive treat for Westbury carers

This Is Wiltshire:

2:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Forget Me Not Care Ltd in Westbury has been crowned winner of our Win a Christmas lunch competition at Frankie & Benny’s in Trowbridge.

A real eye-opener for Wiltshire schools' future scientists

This Is Wiltshire:

2:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

John of Gaunt School hosted a chemistry day organised by Stem Wilts and Dorset for Year 9 pupils from schools across Wiltshire to inspire them to look at the career opportunities in science.

Website alerts for rising air pollution

This Is Wiltshire: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

2:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Motorists in Calne are being urged to look at more environment-friendly forms of transport to combat high levels of nitrogen dioxide.

Sign move angers Warminster firms

This Is Wiltshire:

1:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Warminster glove-maker Dents and other companies on Crusader Park are up in arms after their advertising signs were removed without warning by Wiltshire Council.

Devizes fashion show’s a hit for charity

This Is Wiltshire:

1:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

There was glitz and glamour at the town hall in Devizes on Thursday when the Devizes Friends of Dorothy House hosted a charity fashion show which raised £833.

Warning over Mannington gas leak

This Is Wiltshire: Mannington roundabout

12:58pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Engineers are currently notifying residents living near Mannington Recreation Park that owing to a damaged gas main in the area, there could well be a strong smell of gas.

Join toy appeal to make sure struggling families have gifts to give on Christmas Day

This Is Wiltshire:

12:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

People across Wiltshire are getting behind our Christmas Toy Appeal, which aims to make sure children who might otherwise miss out on presents have a gift on Christmas morning.

Devizes School solar panel project fired up

This Is Wiltshire:

11:00am Saturday 22nd November 2014

Devizes School officially switched on a £600,000 solar panel project at a ceremony with town MP Claire Perry.

Hockaday links up with Marine

This Is Wiltshire: File photo dated 04/01/2009 of Dave Hockaday. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday June 19, 2014. Leeds have confirmed the controversial appointment of Dave Hockaday as the club's new first-team coach. See PA Story SOCCER Leeds. Photo credit

11:54am Saturday 22nd November 2014

FORMER Leeds United boss and Swindon Town player Dave Hockaday has joined Evo-Stik League Southern Division One South & West side Swindon Supermarine in an advisory role.

Cooper unfazed by prospect of a hot reception

This Is Wiltshire: Mark Cooper struggles to watch against Rotherham United

10:52am Saturday 22nd November 2014

IN the week after the five-year anniversary of Mark Cooper’s appointment at the helm of today’s opponents Peterborough United the Town boss has described football management as like ‘playing snakes and ladders’.

Trowbridge campus plans ‘need thought’

This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Saturday 22nd November 2014

CHAIRMAN of Trowbridge Community Operations Board Colin Kay is confident that Trowbridge Campus will happen, but has reminded residents it will take time to get it right.

Giving a child a happy Christmas is easy with these drop-off points

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Saturday 22nd November 2014

READERS wanting to support the Wiltshire Times/Salvation Army’s Christmas Toy Appeal can leave their donations at the Trowbridge Tesco store from tomorrow.

Chippenham studio gets a £5k lifeline

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Saturday 22nd November 2014

A recording studio in Chippenham which nearly closed when Wiltshire Council youth services funding changed has been awarded £5,000 by the Chippenham Area Board.

Early arrival of Bath hospital bug

This Is Wiltshire: The RUH, Bath

8:00am Saturday 22nd November 2014

The RUH in Bath is appealing to the public to keep the hospital norovirus-free after it was found that the winter vomiting bug had arrived earlier than predicted.

Sentencing for property break-in at Melksham is delayed

This Is Wiltshire: Sumon Gurung pleaded not guilty to charges of possession with intent to supply, at Swindon Crown Court

7:00am Saturday 22nd November 2014

A judge has put off passing sentence on a three-strike burglar so a psychiatric report can be carried out.

Young dancer swans into a place with English Youth Ballet

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 22nd November 2014

BALLERINA Olivia Bayram has beaten the nation’s finest dancers to land a scholarship and part with English Youth Ballet for their Swan Lake performance next spring.

Fergie backs his Posh and Town for promotion

This Is Wiltshire: Darren Ferguson

5:30am Saturday 22nd November 2014

PETERBOROUGH boss Darren Ferguson believes the league is wide open this season as he prepares his side to take on Swindon this weekend.

VIDEO: YouTube and Disney star Shannon Saunders releases first single

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 22nd November 2014

SINGER songwriter Shannon Saunders – who releases her debut single, Silly Little Things, on Monday – has enjoyed something of a Cinderella-style success story.

VIDEO: Eight injured by stray fireworks in Christmas lights switch-on drama

This Is Wiltshire:

10:19pm Thursday 20th November 2014

REVELLERS watched in horror as stray fireworks exploded into the crowd at tonight’s Christmas lights switch-on – with eight people injured - one of whom was rushed to hospital.

Branco is confident of ability

This Is Wiltshire: Raffa Rossi-Branco tussles with Brentford's Clayton Donaldson on Saturday. Picture: Terry Parker

5:30am Saturday 22nd November 2014

SWINDON Town defender Raphael Branco is confident of his own ability as he heads to London Road today, despite putting the ball in his own net during his last visit.

Pub fined £7,000 over TV football

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 22nd November 2014

STRATTON’S New Inn is one of four pubs across England fined for illegally broadcasting Premier League matches.








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