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1 hr ago | This is Wiltshire

The lifelong dream that crash landed

Ten years in the making, Clive's unique silver Spitfire suddenly swerved out of control after what appeared to be a textbook landing and ended nose down at Wroughton airfield in 1984 ON a grey and cloudy Thursday afternoon 20 years ago a group of people are standing on the blustery downs above Swindon.

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5 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

Police search after gates are damaged in Devizes

The lower part of the gate on the left was damaged, including the recently restored roundel containing a dolphin emblem.

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9 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

Vaults celebration in Bradford on Avon

The iron gates to The Vaults passage in Bradford on Avon will be officially opened by Made in Bradford tomorrow The iron gates to The Vaults passage in Bradford on Avon will be officially opened by Made in Bradford tomorrow.

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11 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

From happy feet to the yearly fete

PROSPECT Hospice has a wide range of fundraising events and initiatives to suit all kinds of tastes through the autumn months, starting with its annual garden fete in its grounds in Wroughton on September 6. The charity, which last year cared for and supported more than 5,700 people from across north Wiltshire, will open its gates to the public for ... (more)

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14 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

a Driver has been charged following a fatal road traffic collision in Swindon.

The incident took place on May 25 on Thamesdown Drive, Swindon, when a Vauxhall Astra collided with a Nissan Almera close to the entrance of the Orbital Shopping Centre.

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14 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

a Driver has been charged following a fatal road traffic collision in Swindon.

A DRIVER has been charged following a fatal road traffic collision in Swindon. The incident took place on May 25 on Thamesdown Drive, when a Vauxhall Astra collided with a Nissan Almera close to the entrance of the Orbital Shopping Centre.

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14 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Devizes carnival judging will be en route

People taking part in Devizes Carnival procession on Saturday will have to impress professional arts workers to win a trophy.

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16 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

1,000 sign petition to restore hour's free parking in Wiltshire Council car parks

The council removed an hour's free parking from county car parks in April 2011, leaving traders complaining about a downturn in footfall.

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16 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

Dave to hit the road as weight drops off

WHEN Dave Grainger first walked into Kiss Gym weighing 24 stone he never dreamed a year later he would take on the Swindon half marathon.

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16 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

the List: 10 things to do around Swindon this weekend

AS another weekend beckons we bring you the latest in our new regular weekly slot giving you 10 things to do in and around Swindon.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

This is Wiltshire

Revamped store ready for battle

Pictured, left to right, are Andrew Bennett, Deputy Mayor, Linda Waldron, customer assistant dairy, Lesley Bayliss, community fundraiser and Paul Jones, communications manager GROWING competition in the supermarket sector across Swindon put the Tesco Extra superstore in Ocotal Way first in line for a programme of nationwide investment across the ... (more)

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Pensioner interviewed after illegal purchase of 200,000 volt stun gun and pepper spray

POLICE have seized a 200,000 volt stun gun and pepper spray bought over the internet by a Devizes pensioner.

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Basingstoke Gazette

Long diversions for A303 drivers

The diversions are in place because of resurfacing work which has started on the A303 between Bullington Cross and the A3093 Picket Twenty Junction, near Andover.

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This is Wiltshire

Families have a whale of a time at Devizes Festival

Thousands of people had fun in the sun with a vast array of music and entertainment on the first day of Devizes Carnival street fair on Sunday.

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This is Wiltshire

Devizes crosses are planted in memory of the fallen

A moving tribute to soldiers who died in the First World War was paid in Devizes on Sunday morning as people of all ages gathered at the war memorial for the planting of crosses.

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Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Wiltshire army veteran rides out to say thanks

Army veteran Steve Stone has organised a 70-mile motorbike ride to mark 70 years since Operation Market Garden to raise money for a forces charity that helped him through hard times.

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Gazetteandherald.co.uk

First food festival at National Trust manor is sellout success

Marie Escott, Rachael Fry and Ann Wilenian from Lowden Nursery with green grocery, Jan Steele from Truffleicious, Robert Floyd of Great Chalfield Manor, Paul Stewart from Megs Cottage with his award-winning fudge, and William Brown with his sausages Hundreds flocked to Great Chalfield Manor near Melksham on Saturday for its inaugural Food Fest, ... (more)

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This is Wiltshire

I'm so lucky, says dad in Devizes pub knifing attack

Knife attack victim Tony Walker has spoken of the night when he was stabbed after stepping in to help a woman who was pushed to the ground outside a Devizes pub.

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Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Violins are clue to Devizes arsons

Police have made an appeal to find the owner of two violins to help solve a string of bizarre burglaries and arsons that culminated in an escape on a canal boat.

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Swindon Advertiser

School ready for split sites

HEADTEACHER Tony McAteer is confident he and Clifton Diocese will manage the "difficult situation" when Holy Cross Primary School opens across two sites in September 2015.

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