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4 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Plea by police after car attacked in Malmesbury

Wiltshire Police are appealing for information after someone dented a door panel and smashed a window of a Kia Picanto Wiltshire Police are appealing for information after someone dented a door panel and smashed a window of a Kia Picanto parked in Barley Close, Malmesbury, on Saturday night or early on Sunday.

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5 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

St George responds to a tall order, ready to rise to the occasion

CHILDREN around the town will be drawing out their swords and slaying dragons today to celebrate St George's Day, the patron saint of England.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

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Hundreds enjoy Bradford on Avon's Easter duck race

It was another sell-out year for the traditional Bradford on Avon Duck Race on Easter Monday, with hundreds of families turning out to watch the annual event and enjoy the sun.

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Swindon Advertiser

Can you stop stroke group from closing?

The organisation was set up 33 years ago to improve stroke sufferers' quality of life, as well as their carers', and meets once a week.

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Swindon Advertiser

Cameron sparks unholy row over 'Christian' UK

A DEBATE on the place of Christianity in 21st century Britain has sparked conflicting opinions in Swindon following David Cameron's description of the UK as a Christian nation.

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Wiltshire Times

More than 20 jobs being created in Melksham as Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems expands

Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems is creating more than 20 jobs at its works in Melksham and further posts are in the pipeline.

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Swindon Advertiser

Road closed in final stage of flood work

THE final stage of the A 7m project to alleviate flooding problems around Cheney Manor will begin today with a four-week closure of the road leading into Cheney Manor Industrial Estate.

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Wiltshire Air Ambulance has plenty of drive thanks to Chippenham's Blade Honda

Wiltshire Air Ambulance clinical team leader Richard Miller, Blade Honda Chippenham general manager Simon Hawker and air ambulance paramedic Luke MacCallum A Chippenham car dealership has donated a new car to help Wiltshire Air Ambulance raise awareness of its life-saving service across the county.

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Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Travellers move from Chippenham after Wiltshire Council and police warn

A group of travellers camping by a derelict building on Hungerdown Lane in Chippenham have moved on after being given notice by Wiltshire Council and police A group of travellers camping by a derelict building in Hungerdown Lane, Chippenham, have moved after being given notice by Wiltshire Council and police.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

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Trowbridge & District League Knockout Cup: Lacock book semi-final spot

LACOCK FC will face second division stablemates Trowbridge Town Reserves in the EJ Shanley & Sons-sponsored Spring Cup final this Friday evening at Warminster Town's Weymouth Street Ground.

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Swindon Advertiser

Bridging a gap in our history

Three Golden Lion Bridges existed on the spot where Bridge Street today meets Canal Walk.

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Roundway residents can have Devizes allotments now queue has vanished

Devizes residents have always taken priority for allotments at the Quakers Walk and Windsor Drive but the town council's recreation and properties committee was told that there are vacant plots but no Devizes residents were on the waiting list.

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Swindon Advertiser

Villagers fear A420 closure

VILLAGES around the A420 are expecting delays, gridlock, speeding, collisions and even injuries when Oxfordshire County Council closes the A420 for seven weeks in July.

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Man, 68, appearing before Chippenham magistrates charged with murder of woman, 64

A 68-year-old man was appearing before magistrates in Chippenham today charged with the murder of a woman aged 64 Wiltshire Police have confirmed that Leonard Webb, aged 68, of Avondown Road, Durrington, has been charged with the murder of a woman, aged 64.

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We are trying to make Swindon better

OVER the past six months a grassroots movement has been growing in Swindon which is seeking to improve the reputation of politics in the town.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Swindon Advertiser

Lotmead farm owner hopes his strawberries escape cold spring nights

FINGERS are being crossed that a spring frost stays away for the rest of the month so crops will be ready for picking on time at Lotmead Farm.

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School's Victorian anniversary

Staff and pupils at St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary School in Devizes celebrated the school's 150th anniversary and their patron saint's day by dressing up in Victorian costume.

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Glenis Ansell with the town council choir

Budding vocalists are ready to burst into song and help make Calne Town Council's first Spring Sing a success so that it becomes an annual event.

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Devizes Easter appeal is an eggs-traordinary hit

Charlotte Stacey, funeral arranger at John Stuart, and funeral director Paul McDonald with the donated Easter eggs BY DIANE VOSE AN appeal to spread some Easter cheer to worthy causes has led to more than 180 Easter Eggs being donated in Devizes.

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Corsham children never tire of a good story

From left are Kevin Daly, Police Community Clubs of Great Britain, children from Corsham Primary, Duncan Hames MP, centre and Gavin Champion, HR manager for Cooper Tires Barney & Echo storybooks were recently presented to children at Corsham Primary School as part of a new partnership aimed at preventing children becoming involved with anti-social ... (more)

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