R&A vote on women members welcomed

This Is Wiltshire: The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews has voted to allow women members

8:31pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Politicians have welcomed the decision of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews to allow women members for the first time in its 260-year history.

Apple fans count down for iPhone 6

This Is Wiltshire: Fans camp outside the Apple Store in Covent Garden, London

8:39pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Thousands of Apple fans are entering the last hours o f holding vigil outside the company's stores as they enter the final countdown until the new incarnation of the iPhone is released.

Payout for unlawfully arrested man

This Is Wiltshire: The Metropolitan Police has paid out £45,000 to a man who was unlawfully arrested

8:31pm Thursday 18th September 2014

The Metropolitan Police has paid £45,000 in damages in an out-of-court settlement to a black motorist who claimed he was struck with batons and sprayed with CS gas during an unlawful arrest.

Women guilty over 'pyramid' scheme

This Is Wiltshire: Mary Nash leaving Bristol Crown Court after pleading guilty to charges of operating and promoting a  pyramid scheme.

11:01am Thursday 18th September 2014

A band of "greedy" middle-aged women masterminded a £21 million get-rich-quick scheme - fleecing at least 10,000 victims.

Concern over ambulance queue death

This Is Wiltshire: Sonia Powell died in an ambulance queuing outside Morriston Hospital in Swansea

10:17am Thursday 18th September 2014

Heartbroken relatives of a grandmother who died while waiting in a queue of ambulances outside a hospital have demanded an apology from health bosses.

Alice suspect murdered his wife

This Is Wiltshire: Alice Gross was last seen on August 28, when she was spotted on CCTV by the Grand Union Canal in west London

9:51am Thursday 18th September 2014

A Latvian builder named as the prime suspect in the search for schoolgirl Alice Gross was convicted of murdering his wife, police said.

Calls for children's director to go

This Is Wiltshire: Joyce Thacker is absent on sick leave from her Rotherham council job

3:05am Thursday 18th September 2014

There have been fresh calls for Rotherham's director of children's services to step down after it emerged she is absent on sick leave.

Militants release hostage video

This Is Wiltshire: The Foreign Office is investigating after militants released a propaganda video featuring a British hostage

3:20am Thursday 18th September 2014

Islamic militants have released a propaganda video featuring a British hostage believed to be journalist John Cantlie.

Unison NHS members back strikes

This Is Wiltshire: Unison's NHS workers have voted to back strike action in a row over pay

3:48pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Unison's NHS workers, including nurses, occupational therapists, porters, paramedics, medical secretaries, cooks and healthcare assistants have voted to back strike action in a row over pay.

Travis case jury considers verdicts

This Is Wiltshire: Dave Lee Travis with his wife Marianne arriving at Southwark Crown Court

12:43pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Jurors in the trial of veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis, who is accused of indecently assaulting two women and sexually assaulting a third, have retired to consider their verdicts.

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