Man arrested after 'bomb' search at Trowbridge house

This Is Wiltshire:

3:08pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Bomb disposal experts have been working at a house in Frome Road, Trowbridge, and a man has been arrested after "inert substances" were found at the property.

Patients tell moving tales of rescue by Wiltshire Air Ambulance

This Is Wiltshire: The Wiltshire Air Ambulance in action – from December it will use its own helicopter rather than sharing one with Wiltshire Police

3:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Patients saved by the Wiltshire Air Ambulance are to talk about their experiences in a series of moving films.

Ice buckets at Market Lavington aid Alzheimer’s cause

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Debs Tilney, manager of Bupa care home in Market Lavington, got a soaking along with 17 other members of staff after they were nominated for the ice bucket challenge.

Delays warning during A350 closure at Westbury for roadworks

This Is Wiltshire:

7:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

PEOPLE in Westbury are expecting to face lengthy traffic delays from the end of September, when a month-long major road maintenance scheme starts on the A350.

Appeal for young actors to perform in Trowbridge Christmas play

This Is Wiltshire:

7:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

YOUNG actors are wanted to help create a Christmas play which will be performed by the Stage 65 Youth theatre, which meets on Mondays at Trowbridge Town Hall.

Rifleman from Marlborough wins best recruit award

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Rifleman Dan Churnside has won an army award after finishing his recruit training.

Chippenham MP agrees to an icy drenching

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Chippenham's MP has submitted to an icy soaking to raise funds to fight motor neurone disease.

Drive to fund life-saving gear for Sutton Benger

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Residents of Sutton Benger are pulling together to bring life-saving equipment to their village.

Market Lavington café shows support to youths

This Is Wiltshire:

3:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

The customers of St Arbucks community café in Market Lavington have donated £200 to the Lavingtons Youth Club.

Warminster charity planning to be Cornerstone of community

This Is Wiltshire:

11:30am Sunday 21st September 2014

New Warminster charity Cornerstone, which hopes to help relieve poverty and distress, opened it doors for the first time last week Mayor of Warminster Andrew Davis joined volunteers and members of the public for the event, as he unveiled the Cornerstone sign to signify its opening.

Westbury classmates share memories 34 years on

This Is Wiltshire:

11:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

There were some sad moments as the class of 1980 held their first reunion at Matravers School in Westbury, as they remembered former schoolfriends who have died since they all left lessons over 30 years ago.

Snakes and creepy crawlies invade Southwick pub

This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

Tropical creatures including snakes, spiders and scorpions kept customers at The Farmhouse in Southwick entertained when the pub hosted a Tropical Discovery Workshop.

Calne schoolboy’s high note of choir career

This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

Calne schoolboy Jason Kellinger has been appointed head chorister for the year for Salisbury Cathedral Choir.

Extreme trials for Calne girls take in a Mont Blanc ascent

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

Four pupils at Calne’s Springfields Academy are preparing for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity as part of the The Extreme Classroom project.

Model rail fans look forward to 14 layout show in Chippenham

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

The fifth annual Chippenham Model Railway Show will take place on Saturday, September 27, in Sheldon School Sports Hall.

Explorer voices his concern over growth of solar farms in Wiltshire

This Is Wiltshire: David Hempleman-Adams, with Mount Everest in the background

6:30am Sunday 21st September 2014

EXPLORER David Hempleman-Adams has added his voice to the growing concerns about the  number of solar farms being built in the Melksham area. 

Private school makes Tatler guide

This Is Wiltshire: Toby Nutt, the new headteacher at Stonar School, Atworth

6:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

STONAR School made its debut in this month’s Tatler magazine, as part of its school guide.

Baptism of fire for new Trowbridge bridge-building choir

This Is Wiltshire: Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

3:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

A new choir is being set up in Trowbridge, with just four workshops before it sings at a concert for Trowbridge Arts Festival and Black History Month in October.

SKY BET LEAGUE ONE: Alli leaves Alex Don for

This Is Wiltshire:

3:40pm Sunday 21st September 2014

DELE Alli hit a hat-trick as MK Dons bounced back to form in emphatic fashion when thrashing Crewe 6-1 to move up to second place in Sky Bet League One.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Collier irked as Shrivenham are punished by Reading

This Is Wiltshire: Sam Collier

9:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

SHRIVENHAM manager Sam Collier wants to stick with his players as they look to snap out of their disappointing run of form in the Hellenic League Premier Division.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: Webb breathes a sigh of relief as new-boy Martin saves the day

This Is Wiltshire:

7:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

A RELEIVED Dave Webb was delighted to see debutant Dan Martin get Swindon Supermarine out of jail with a last-gasp winner at Mangotsfield United yesterday.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Braithwaite pleased with Bassett's character

This Is Wiltshire: Henry Traas

11:08am Sunday 21st September 2014

WOOTTON Bassett Town manager Paul Braithwaite says that Saturday’s 2-2 draw at Abingdon United felt like a win.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Miller staying calm despite another heavy Purton loss

This Is Wiltshire: Justin Miller (red shirt) in his playing days for Purton

11:03am Sunday 21st September 2014

PURTON manager Justin Miller says that he is not going to over react after seeing his side concede five goals for the second match in succession in Hellenic League Division One West.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: 'We must heed the lessons of Dunstable drubbing,' says Collier

This Is Wiltshire: Chippenham Town boss Mark Collier

11:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

MARK Collier says that Chippenham Town will ‘live to fight another day’, despite their humbling at Dunstable Town yesterday.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Ballard's strike has Fairford boss Davies purring

This Is Wiltshire: Fairford Town No. 9 Alex Rudd (in red) takes on Shortwood Utd Reserves No.5 Louise Payton (9156290)

12:19pm Sunday 21st September 2014

FAIRFORD town manager Gareth Davies says that his team are starting to come together after they secured a point in a thrilling 3-3 draw with Wantage Town reserves.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Howell taking positives from New College defeat

This Is Wiltshire:

2:04pm Sunday 21st September 2014

NEW College Academy director Ian Howell says that there always positives for the side to take from a match.

Marilyn Monroe negative goes under the hammer in Devizes today

This Is Wiltshire:

10:21am Saturday 20th September 2014

A negative from Marilyn Monroe's first professional photoshoot goes under the hammer in Devizes today.

Neighbours are braced for new fight to save former tennis courts site in Trowbridge

This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

FEARS about losing recreation land have been renewed by Ashford Homes South West’s appeal against refusal of plans for two homes on former tennis courts at Clarendon Road, Trowbridge.

Mystery still surrounds sudden departure of hospice chief

This Is Wiltshire:

7:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

MYSTERY still surrounds the sudden departure of Dorothy House chief executive Liz Brown, who has left her role after nearly two years. 

Trowbridge mum who joined in alleyway clean-up found her stolen belongings

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

MUM-of-two Diane Hall took part in a community clear-up of an alleyway near her Trowbridge home on Saturday – and was reunited with her purse and laptop stolen 18 months earlier.

Debutant Martin is Marine's hero at Mangotsfield

This Is Wiltshire: Dave Webb

6:52pm Saturday 20th September 2014

DEBUTANT Dan Martin came off the bench to score a dramatic last-gasp winner as Swindon Supermarine took all three points at Mangotsfield United this afternoon.

FULL TIME REPORT: Swindon Town 5 Sheffield United 2

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon Town FC

5:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

IT was a goal feast at the County Ground as Swindon got back to winning ways with a 5-2 victory over Sheffield United.

PLAYER RATINGS: SWINDON TOWN v Sheffield United

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon Town FC

6:05pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Tom Bassam gives out his scores from Town's dominant win over Sheffield United.

Trowbridge supermarket gets behind childhood cancer charity

This Is Wiltshire:

10:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Trowbridge Sainsbury’s branch launched its local charity of the year partnership with CLIC Sargent on Saturday to coincide with Childhood Cancer Aware-ness Month.

Corsham displays for all the family

This Is Wiltshire: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

10:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A Series of free family workshops and exhibitions will take place at Corsham’s Springfield library over the next coming weeks.

New ways to play in Malmesbury after donation

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

An anonymous donation of £10,000 has helped create new play zones for children at Luckington School.

Classic trio play to aid Cherhill church fund

This Is Wiltshire: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

7:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Cherhill will welcome The Galliard Trio to St James’ Church next Saturday, September 27, to help raise funds for the 12th-century church.

VIDEO: Ice Bucket Challenge - Trowbridge Fire Station's last blast

This Is Wiltshire:

6:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

Trowbridge Fire Station rounded off their ice bucket challenges with this spectacular session

VIDEO: Aerial view of Devizes - can you spot your house?

This Is Wiltshire: Judy Sheppard thinks the Crammer in Devizes could be turning into a muddy puddle, despite all the rain recently

6:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

Trowbridge store staff sign up for charity head shave

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

STAFF at HJ Knee will have a close shave at the store in Spitfire Retail Park next Saturday, in a bid to raise at least £3,000 for Cancer Research UK.

Is it end of the line for Chippenham Model Railway Show?

This Is Wiltshire:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

The fifth annual Chippenham Model Railway Show will be held at Sheldon School Sports Hall on Saturday, September 27.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Frome Town 2 Cambridge City 1

This Is Wiltshire: Kris Miller's penalty wasn't enough to prevent Frome Town losing 4-2 at Poole Town on Monday night

8:08pm Saturday 20th September 2014

FROME Town recorded their best performance of the season to run out 2-1 winners and provide a great advert for Southern League Premier Division football.

Drugs trio told they face time in prison

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A TRIO of men from West Swindon face a stay in prison after admitting conspiring to sell hard drugs in the town.

Man queues for 44 hours for iphone to win back wife

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

HEART-BROKEN Darius Wlodarksi queued for two days to buy a new iPhone 6 in attempt to win back his estranged wife.

Pressure is on to shut down Averies

This Is Wiltshire: Inferno at Averies Recycling Plant

5:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

ENVIRONMENT Agency officials will be pressured to take any necessary action to close down Averies Recycling’s Marshgate depot after the eight-week fire which put the town under a cloud of smoke.

Crash cyclists are on the road to recovery

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

PUB managers Caroline and Kevin Macdivitt have described their lucky escape which saw them survive a horror smash when they were knocked off their bikes by a van.

Petition aims to keep post office in town centre

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

HIGHWORTH mayor Pam Adams launched a petition in the town centre yesterday to build opposition to the Post Office’s plans to move its branch to Swindon Road.

Father’s fears over meningitis follow-up

5:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A PARENT has spoken of his fear for his daughter’s health after she failed to receive antibiotics from school nurses following a meningitis scare at New College.

Group bands together for another clean sweep

This Is Wiltshire:

5:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

THE Pipers Area Residents Association is preparing for its fifth clean up in the Old Town area.

Fraudster told to expect jail

This Is Wiltshire: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

5:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A 20-YEAR-OLD woman who tried to buy herself a new car using her housemate’s bank details has been warned she faces a jail term.






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