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52 min ago | This is Wiltshire

Day of action: St Laurence partially closed as teachers join mass strike

Teachers at Bradford on Avon's St Laurence School will join other public sector workers on a day of strike action today, with the school closed to years 9 and 10. Lessons will continue as normal for all other students, but the two year groups have been advised to stay away for the day.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Wiltshire Times

Day of action: West Wiltshire schools

St Laurence School, Bradford on Avon, will be open to pupils in Years Seven, Eight and 12, but will be closed for pupils in Year Nine and Ten.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

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Christopher Booth was handed a suspended sentence at Swindon Crown Court

A man caught with A 42,000 worth of cocaine and a cannabis farm in his garage has been given a suspended jail sentence A man caught with A 42,000 worth of cocaine and a cannabis farm in his garage has been given a suspended jail sentence.

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Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault in Trowbridge.

Chris Chammings, Sector Inspector for Trowbridge and Bradford on Avon, said: "Although this is an isolated incident, we are treating it extremely seriously.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

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St Laurence students 'a credit to the school for seven years'

It was one last farewell for sixth form students at St Laurence School as they enjoyed their prom in Farleigh Hungerford last Thursday night.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Wiltshire Times

Bradford on Avon man spots opening for sausage shop

William Browne has achieved a long-held ambition and at the age of 27 has launched his own specialist sausage shop in his home town of Bradford on Avon, thanks to support from Transmit Start-Ups.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

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Doors open on Bradford on Avon's Sculpture Garden

Sculptures will include pieces in bronze, steel, glass, wood, clay and stone, and some will be half-hidden in the undergrowth, with others to be sought out near the summerhouse or on the lower terraces.

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Robin-Mark Schols brings you the latest news from the Avon Valley Runners club

ONCE a year, Avon Valley Runners invite members of other local clubs to take part in a friendly inter-club challenge - the Avon Valley Mob Match.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

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Bradford on Avon steps back in time for Wolf Hall filming

Mark Rylance as Thomas Cromwell in the BBC production of Wolf Hall, part of which is being filmed in Bradford on Avon.

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Wiltshire Times

New funding boost is music to centre's ears

Wiltshire Music Centre can continue delivering a programme of activities after receiving a A 101,675 funding from Arts Council England.

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Day of action: St Laurence School to partially open despite NUT strike

St Laurence School, Bradford on Avon, will be partially open on during the strike by members of the National Union of Teachers on Thursday.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

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Bradford on Avon man's 200-mile trek for Bath cancer care unit

A puncture and floods did not stop Bradford on Avon team leader Andy Single cycling 200 miles around Bath last weekend to raise money for Bath Cancer Unit Support Group.

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Wiltshire Times

Will we see more solar panels on large rooftops?

Pupils learning about clean energy will now be able to experience it first hand after fundraisers smashed the target for Fitzmaurice Primary School's solar panel project.

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Demand sees Bradford on Avon leg club move home

The Bradford on Avon Leg Club, set up in February, is so successful that it has had to move home for more space.

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A 250k budget cut could mean end of Holt's youth club

The council is to cut A 250,000 from its youth services budget by making its 144 largely part-time youth workers redundant and replacing them with 18 full time workers.

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John of Gaunt students fired up for perfect Year 11 prom

George West and Hannah Jordan arrived in a fire engine for the John of Gaunt Year 11 prom.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Wiltshire Times

Sergeant Sean Brady is now looking after Bradford on Avon matters

A dozen police officers, including a helicopter and dog unit, helped catch a disqualified driver who fled after he was arrested for driving a Ford Probe at more than 100mph.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

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All smiles as rain holds off for Devizes School's Year 11 prom

A total of 121 Year 11 students and about 20 staff attended the prom at Cumberwell Park, Bradford on Avon, last Thursday night.

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Race for Life staged by St Laurence School pupils, parents and staff

Pupils, parents and staff at St Laurence School in Bradford on Avon took part in their own Race For Life.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

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Bradford on Avon is centre stage for filming of BBC's Wolf Hall

Mark Rylance plays Thomas Cromwell in the BBC production of Wolf Hall, part of which is being filmed in Bradford on Avon today.

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