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48 min ago | Blackpool Citizen
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48 min ago | This is Wiltshire
Investigations are continuing into the cause of a fire that destroyed the contents of a storage facility used by The Paper Bag Company in Westbury last night.
The resurrected annual Victorian Evening traditionally marks the start of the town's countdown to Christmas with the arrival of Santa in his sleigh, charity street stalls, funfair rides and entertainment on a stage in Broad Street.
Lorna and Rose Scott of Rosie Posey Flowers with their Christmas wreaths at the Thornbury Christmas Food Fair on Saturday Castle Street was closed to traffic to make way for about 80 stalls selling a range of food and drink, as well as gifts and crafts for the first time.
Cromhall school pupils from Reception, Year 1 and 2 post their letters to Santa at the Cromhall Village Shop with the help of subpostmistress Sue Baines.
A COTSWOLD circus has ventured away from its comfortable country home this Christmas to perform under the bright lights of London.
A CIRENCESTER woman has been sentenced to a 12 month community order at Swindon Magistrates Court after admitting one count of theft from employee and one count of fraud by false representation.
DEDICATED open access sexual health clinics are set to be provided in the south of Wiltshire as part of a new healthcare contract.
A CYCLIST has died in hospital this morning following a collision with a car in Newent on Sunday, December 8. The 37-year-old local man was riding his bike on Glasshouse Hill at about 3.30pm when he collided with a grey Volkswagen Passat.
MP Duncan Hames chats to rail traveller Richard Coates on the first train of the improved Westbury to Swindon service MP Duncan Hames greeted commuters on a train from Trowbridge to Swindon this morning, as part of the launch of the new TransWilts service.
They are scattered along the highways and byeways of the United Kingdom. Many of them began as country inns or pubs, which, with the addition of stable blocks and trained ostlers, became stagecoach inns for the coaches which were the prime means of moving around the countryside before the rise of the railway .
STROUD MP Neil Carmichael will be out on the high street supporting local businesses on Small Business Saturday , the biggest day of the year for the UK's small businesses.
Three men thought to have been victims of slavery have been rescued after a series of police raids in the Bristol and Gloucestershire.
The rescues came in a series of raids that involved "three travelers sites, a business unit and a house in South Gloucestershire and a residential property in Bristol," police said in a statement.
SOUTH Gloucestershire residents are being asked to put forward their views about the NHS, locally and nationally, and what they think its future priorities should be.
Kayaker Crystal Hulls, 10, has become the first boater for more than 70 years, to pass through a restored canal lock in Stroud, Gloucestershire.