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4 min ago | This is Wiltshire
At Hardenhuish School, Chippenham, 75 per cent of pupils had at least five A*-C grades with 69 per cent per cent of pupils achieving at least five A*-C grades including English and maths.
4 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
RESIDENTS who complained about staff at the new Waitrose store in Malmesbury using an illegal car park on farmland behind their homes are hoping their nights of disturbed sleep are over.
8 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire
Adventurer Fred Dodson has set off on a bicycle made from bamboo and hopes to reach Burma in an unusual charity fundraiser.
11 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk
A man who stabbed a former bouncer outside a town centre pub has been told to expect a jail term.
15 hrs ago | Newsday
Two men killed a dog by hanging it from a rope at a house in Wiltshire because its owner did not want to pay to have it put down, a court has heard.
17 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times
St Laurence School headteacher Fergus Stewart said: "This is a superb set of results, showing a huge increase and a clear trend of improvement over three years.
Swindon's yet-to-open Regent Circus leisure and retail development has been sold for 40.5m nearly 8m more than the price it was on the market for.
Brian Hamley with some of the nude and semi-nude artwork at the Wyvern Theatre in 1975 that so outraged some members of the theatre's club who unsuccessfully demanded their removal "ON this day in 1957," the Advertiser dutifully reported a couple of Saturdays ago, "Brian F Hamley of Southampton Street, Swindon caught an 8lb 4oz bronze bream in ... (more)
THE Arkell family has paid tribute to Anne Arkell, the mother of chairman James and the wife of former chairman Peter, after she died earlier this month.
A NEW initiative aimed at tackling crime and anti-social behaviour while also keeping the public abreast of police matters in their area was launched in Malmesbury and Pewsey this week.
A thug who knocked a man unconscious after following him in a taxi from Chippenham to Melksham while on bail for a hammer attack has been jailed A thug who knocked a man unconscious after following him in a taxi from Chippenham to Melksham has been jailed for 14 months.
Visitors travelling to Bradford on Avon by train will get a clear welcome to the town after a new 3-D sign on the station's bank was unveiled by the mayor on Monday.
A former bouncer who says he was stabbed outside a Devizes pub told a jury how he saw Lee Turner, 26, reach for his back pocket as they fought in the street.
The mother of Corsham School A-level pupil Emma Simonsen has spoken of her pride in her daughter after she gained top results despite the death of her father the day before her last exam.
Ofsted has suspended the nursery's registration which means for the period of suspension it is an offence for Little Angels, in Curzon Street, to provide childcare.
Devizes MP Claire Perry was under pressure this week in her role as transport minister to defend soaring train fares.
John Mattocks wants more clarification on several elements of the plan which has been produced by a steering group of volunteers and councillors from Malmesbury, St Paul Without and Brokenborough.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:34 pm
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