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3 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

Keith Humphries, Wiltshire Council's cabinet member for public protection

Campaigners determined to stop heavy lorries flouting regulations and driving over Bradford on Avon's historic bridge have helped secure 14 more prosecutions.

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7 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

The Great Kitten Cake Off at Bradford on Avon

Bradford on Avon children's author Anna Wilson has completed her new book to coincide with the popular BBC programme The Great British Bake Off.

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10 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

Man arrested over Olympiad underwear theft

A man, 33, from Sutton Benger has been arrested on suspicion of stealing underwear from a changing rooms of the Olympiad, Chippenham A man, 33, from Sutton Benger has been arrested on suspicion of stealing underwear from a changing rooms of the Olympiad, Chippenham, on July 2 this year.

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10 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

Bremhill couple celebrate diamond wedding anniversary

The couple have spent the last 55 years at the same address in Bremhill, just outside Calne, where they are key members of the village.

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14 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Xbox boost for Devizes Hospital patients

Devizes Rotary Club president Tom MacMeekin, left, and past president Geoff Collins present the Xbox to Green Lane Hospital ward manager Hannah MacDonald Devizes Rotary Club is raising money for Green Lane Hospital in the town, which looks after patients with mental health problems.

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17 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

Bradford on Avon Friends of Palestine

Nicola Juha-Moussalam shows Duncan Hames his one month permit which enabled him to visit Jerusalem, five miles from Bethlehem, last Easter Iford Mill was the idyllic setting when 60 people came to hear the experiences of the daily life of Nicola Juha- Moussalam, a 26-year-old Christian Palestinian lawyer from Bethlehem.

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21 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

It was such a lovely evening in the Trowbridge garden

Last month - despite threats of thunderstorms Trowbridge Horticultural Society enjoyed a lovely evening at their annual garden party at Victoria Gardens.

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Yesterday | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Young survivor takes prize in Devizes baby contest

Becky Turner with her daughter Emily Chase, who came third in the 0-6 months after a fraught pregnancy by Paul Morris Miracle baby Emily Chase must be the youngest child ever to take part in a Devizes baby show, for in physical terms she was only days old when the judging took place.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

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Drivers netted in operation

Police targeted drivers speeding and committing other traffic offences in Calne during the first part of a crackdown in the town.

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A420 reopens with roadworks completed a week early

ROADWORKS to upgrade the surface of the A420 close to Shrivenham have been completed a full week ahead of schedule to the relief of residents.

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Wiltshire Times

Wiltshire Police appeal over 'dangerously pure' heroin

Wiltshire Police have tweeted that there are reports of heroin of a dangerous level of purity being sold in the Chippenham area.

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Bestival date for Pan's People star Dee Dee

TROWBRIDGE Pan's People star Dee Dee Wilde is looking forward to her first appearance at major UK festival Bestival next week, where she will be hosting a dancing extravaganza.

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Little Chafield solar farm plan angers villagers

Opponents of plans for a 25 hectare solar farm at Little Chalfield hope to convince councillors to throw the scheme out Opponents of plans for a 25 hectare solar farm at Little Chalfield hope to convince councillors to throw the scheme out next week.

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Motorists fume over parking penalties despite faulty Trowbridge machines

Parking control at St Stephen's Place Leisure Park in Trowbridge has come under fire again from angry motorists, after several visitors received tickets despite both of the machines being out of order.

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Warden spared jail after theft from dementia victim

A WARDEN at sheltered accommodation who plundered thousands from the bank account of an elderly widower, who has since died, walked free from court.

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Trowbridge councillor's fears over Studley Green Youth Club

Trowbridge and Wiltshire councillor Jeff Osborn he is concerned about the future of Studley Green Youth Club, after equipment was removed from the Studley Green Community Centre.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

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Applause as planners object to homes bid on former Studley nursery

Villagers in Studley are celebrating after Wiltshire Council's North Area Planning Committee voted to object to a planning application for 28 houses.

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Double celebration at Bradford on Avon's Farmers' and Artisan Market

Sunday is a double celebration at Bradford on Avon's Farmers' and Artisan Market as it celebrates its second birthday and winning a Gold Taste of the West Award SUNDAY is a double celebration at Bradford on Avon's Farmers' and Artisan Market as it celebrates its second birthday and winning a Gold Taste of the West Award.

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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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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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