Health worker strikes suspended

This Is Wiltshire: The dispute over NHS has been long-running

6:49pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

Planned strikes by health workers in a row over pay have been suspended after a breakthrough in talks.

Big guns in pre-campaign skirmishes

This Is Wiltshire: File photo dated 06/05/10 of a voter placing a ballot paper in the ballot box at a polling station.

12:18am Tuesday 27th January 2015

With 100 days to the general election, the parties have wheeled out their big guns for a campaign which appears to be shaping up as "wealth versus health".

Opponents duel over growth figures

This Is Wiltshire: The UK economy has been growing at the same level as in 2007

12:18am Tuesday 27th January 2015

The UK economy grew at its fastest pace for seven years in 2014 but the pace of expansion slowed more sharply than expected in the last three months, official figures showed today.

Putin slammed in Litvinenko inquiry

This Is Wiltshire: Marina Litvinenko outside the Royal Courts of Justice, where a public inquiry into the death of her husband Alexander is under way

2:56am Tuesday 27th January 2015

Russian president Vladimir Putin should be unmasked as "nothing more than a common criminal dressed as a head of state" by a public inquiry into the death of poisoned spy Alexander Litvinenko, a barrister representing his widow has said.

Facebook and Instagram 'not hacked'

This Is Wiltshire: Trying to use Facebook and Instagram was met with error messages

7:08am Tuesday 27th January 2015

Facebook and Instagram have denied their services were hacked today, blaming a 40-minute outage on an internal systems issue.

Fall in rail passenger satisfaction

This Is Wiltshire: A survey of 27,000 rail passengers found 81% expressed satisfaction with their journey

9:54am Tuesday 27th January 2015

Attacks on Britain's privatised railways have increased after a new study showed that the number of rail passengers satisfied with their journey is "significantly down" compared with a year ago.

Accused tells of 'Glitter-mania'

This Is Wiltshire: Gary Glitter is giving evidence at Southwark Crown Court

12:50pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

Gary Glitter has told jurors that his fans meant everything to him and that during the height of his fame, he would give them "anything".

Ian Brown 'taught to masturbate'

This Is Wiltshire: Ian Brown leaves court after giving evidence as a witness for the prosecution in the trial of Fred Talbot

1:48pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

TV weatherman Fred Talbot gave masturbation practice as homework, former pupil and Stone Roses singer Ian Brown told a court today.

EDF 'last' to cut energy prices

This Is Wiltshire: French energy company EDF said it will cut gas tariffs by 1.3%

4:44pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

EDF today became the last of the Big Six energy suppliers to cut gas prices in the wake of falling wholesale costs as it said it would cut tariffs by 1.3%.

MPs to grill Iraq inquiry chairman

This Is Wiltshire: Sir John Chilcot is to be grilled by MPs

4:47pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

Sir John Chilcot will face questions from MPs next week amid growing criticism of delays to his report into the Iraq war.


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