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  1. ANGLING: Baker reels in the prize at FarleighRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wiltshire Times

    Lavington's John Baker was second with 30 lb 8oz, followed by Melksham's Mick O'Neil with 21 lb 7 oz. Other placings: 4. Ted Hilbert Melksham 19 lb 2 oz; 5. Jim Escott Melksham 18 lb 4 oz; 6. Brian Ellis Melksham17 lb 4 oz.

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  2. The Road to Wembley: Teams embark on FA Vase journeysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salisbury Journal

    The major non-league competition sees Salisbury FC, Bemerton Heath Harlequins, Amesbury Town and Downton FC among 176 teams from step five downwards gunning for victory in the first round qualifiers on Saturday. The Whites, who missed out on the FA Cup due to being a re-formed club, have a home fixture after opposition Wincanton Town asked the FA to switch grounds.

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  3. New town centre post for officers as force cuts front counter servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Swindon Advertiser

    A RESTRUCTURE of Wiltshire Police's front counter services will see opening hours slashed across the county, but a boost for Swindon with a new town centre point. Front counter offices will lose a total of 89 hours across the week in Melksham, Salisbury and Trowbridge, but increase by five hours in Chippenham.

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  4. CRICKET: Cirencester suffer shock defeat to Charlton Kings in County...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    CHARLTON KINGS, who finished bottom of the Glos CCL's division one table, made a mockery of the form book when comfortably beating champions Cirencester in the county trophy final held at Cheltenham CC on Sunday. With light rain falling at the start of play, the ball nipped around off the surface and the damp outfield meant that finding the boundary proved difficult.

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  5. Roadworks and road delays cause chaos in MalmesburyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Wiltshire Council closed part of Abbey Row last week so Wessex Water could carry out the emergency replacement of a fire hydrant. This saw traffic diverted towards roadworks that were already taking place at Filands, leading to large traffic jams over the past week.

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  6. Cirencester personal trainer believes this year's Tough Mudder doesn't beat last year's versionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    A PERSONAL trainer from Malmesbury who took part in hardcore endurance event Tough Mudder which returned to Cirencester for the second year running believes this year's version was inferior to the 2014 event. Ben Jackson, 37, was part of the Rough Mudders teams, who were among the thousands that took on a series of obstacles designed to test a series of muscles and fitness set across Cirencester Park on August 22 and 23. But Mr Jackson, who runs Exceed Personal Training which is based at Cirencester Football Club, said that some of the obstacles entrants had to take on were not challenging and that the merchandise offered to finishers of the course was poorer than last year.

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  7. Cotswold Pub of the Year finalists revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    NOMINATIONS have poured in over the past few weeks and now it is time to reveal the finalists for the Standard's Pub of the Year competition. As part of the competition launched at the beginning of August, the Standard asked readers to nominate their favourite pub in the Cotswolds to be a finalist in the contest.

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  8. Seven-year-old biker sets the pace at SilverstoneRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

    MELKSHAM could be home to the next Valentino Rossi after seven-year-old Ryan Hitchcock took part in a special Moto GP Weekend race at Silverstone. The aspiring MiniMoto rider was just one of a handful selected to take part in the event on the Stowe Circuit and arranged by series organisers FAB Racing.

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  9. Olympic medallist boxer Fred Evans faces jail after breaking pal's jawRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    OLYMPIC boxing silver medal holder Fred Evans could be jailed after he pleaded guilty to a jaw-breaking punch that landed a friend in hospital for four days. Evans, 24, who had his career guided at St Joseph's gym in Newport since he was a youngster, pleaded guilty at Gloucester Crown Court yesterday to unlawfully wounding cage fighter Michael Wilson by punching him when they were both drinking at a Gloucestershire pub.

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  10. Charity runners make final preparations for Chippenham HalfRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    Debbie Betteridge of Trowbridge and Pam Poulter of North Bradley are running the Chippenham Half Marathon to raise money for Prostate Cancer UK. Photo by Glenn Phillips www.gphillipsphotography.com RUNNERS will be raising money for a mix of national and local charities on Sunday when they take part in the Chippenham Half Marathon.

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  11. Residents have their say on proposed 2000 homes at Cotswold AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Commercial Estates Group has put forward proposals for the mixed-use development which could provide up to 2,000 jobs plus educational, healthcare, retail, recreational and sporting facilities on the brownfield site. The company hopes that its proposals will be included in Cotswold District Council 's Local Plan document, which sets out future development in the area, instead of another proposed development at Chesterton in Cirencester.

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  12. ATHLETICS: Severn Bridge Half Marathon proves popular with Cirencester runnersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    THE Severn Bridge Half Marathon was voted most the popular new race last year and proved just as enjoyable this time around. Planned to create a negative split it starts in the centre of the old Severn Bridge, takes in a very hilly English half and finishes quickly on the Welsh side.

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  13. Arrests made after two men hospitalised by illegal drugRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    POLICE are warning of the dangers of new drug 2CB after two men from Chippenham were hospitalised over the weekend. Callum Rusher, 23, is appearing at Chippenham Magistrates Court this morning charged with being concerned in the making of an offer to supply class A drugs.

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  14. Local artist Cetta Di Lieto holds solo exhibition of paintings at New ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    LOCAL artist Cetta Di Lieto is holding a solo exhibition of paintings at New Brewery Arts Pop-up Gallery in Cirencester until September 13. Cetta, who lives in Cirencester, will be showing original oil paintings, some painted in situ on the Cornish Coast as well as in the surrounding Cotswold landscape. Cetta Di Lieto's exhibition is open now at the Pop up Gallery, New Brewery Arts, Brewery Court, Cirencester.

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  15. 2ND Xi Cricket: Biddestone's bowlers gloss over opponents to start...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    Aled Evans , Stuart Kingwell , Matt Unwin and Kieran Gash helped the visitors declare on 210-6 from 39.5 overs. In reply, only three AIW batsmen achieved double figures, with Anis Kara and Yusef Parekh top-scoring with 13 runs each as they were all out for 88 in the 34th over.

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  16. Police issue witness appeal after incident in ChippenhamRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    WILTSHIRE Police would like to speak to four teenage girls who were approached by a man in his 40s near Audley Road in Chippenham last week. A 43-year-old man has been arrested in relation to the incident but police need help with their enquiries.

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  17. Stroud MP Neil Carmichael launches pamphlet arguing for the UK's continued membership of the EURead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

    MP Neil Carmichael with Stroud District Conservative councillors cllr Brian Tipper, cllr Stephen Davies, cllr David Mossman and cllr Haydn Sutton Neil, who is chairman of the Conservative Group for Europe, yesterday launched a pamphlet arguing for the UK's continued membership of the EU at his Nailsworth office. Contributing to the articles in the pamphlet a group of Conservative MPs, including Neil, argue that the UK is much stronger within the EU, using specific examples from a range of key policy areas such as justice, the environment and the refugee crisis.

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  18. From suicide to Man versus Mountain, how Yate's Leanne Chew is dealing with depression and Asperger'sRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Gazette Series

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  19. Police arrest six teenagers following incident in Trowbridge on Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    POLICE arrested six teenagers in The Down area of Trowbridge on Saturday night , following reports from members of the public about criminal damage and a chase. Officers were initially called to St Thomas' Road, after one member of the public reported someone being chased by a group of youngsters, while another resident reported criminal damage.

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  20. FOOTBALL: World Cup fever comes to GloucestershireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

    WOMEN'S World Cup fever continues to burn bright - and the Gloucestershire FA is to stage a 12-hour female-only football spectacular at its Oaklands Park arena on Sunday, September 13. The county association reports there has been a "noticeable rise" in enquiries and team applications since England stormed to third-place prestige at the summer's Canadian showpiece. Now the GFA is preparing to host an all-day #WeCanPlay special at its 3G facility in Almondsbury, designed to give girls and adults of all ages the chance not only to perform in a series of small-sided games, but also receive expert help in finding out how to get involved in the game as club volunteers, referees and coaches.

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