Bradford on Avon, England Newswire

Bradford on Avon, England Newswire

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  1. Drunken stag party smash hired barge into houseboat sinking it to bottom of canalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Southern Charm star Thomas Ravenel is arrested for 'attacking former nanny in his home, putting his penis in her face and demanding that she show him her "p***y"' Kavanaugh told me he WASN'T a virgin and described his first time to me says his Yale freshman classmate - contradicting nominee's version of his sex life Drunken stag party smash hired barge into houseboat sinking it to bottom of canal and leaving vulnerable pensioner without a home A stag do's drunken antics saw an elderly and vulnerable man's home end up on the bottom of a canal when they lost control of a rented barge. George Kanda has been left homeless after the group of yobs lost control of their vessel and smashed into his houseboat in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire.

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  2. Rugby: Dorchester leave it late to progressRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    DORCHESTER A continued their unbeaten run with a surging 24-12 comeback win at Warminster in the Dorset Seconds Senior Shield. When Bradford on Avon scratched from the Dorset and Wilts cup late Thursday, this put Dorchester first team into the semi-final of the Senior First's Men's Cup automatically and they will play Devizes on Saturday, October 13. This meant the coaching team could concentrate on the A XV alone and see them through a tough away tie in the Shield competition which they did with aplomb, but not without giving themselves some hard work to do.

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  3. RUGBY: Corsham book place in last fourRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    CORSHAM are into the semi-finals of the Dorset & Wilts 1st XV Senior Cup after edging out hosts North Dorset 14-11 in Saturday's last-eight clash. Tim Draper's men, who booked a clash with Sherborne next month at their Lacock Road base, took the lead with a penalty kick from Andy Williamson.

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  4. Canal boater left homeless by a group of drunken menRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wiltshire Times

    A CAMPAIGN has been launched to raise 5,000 for a canal boater who has been left homeless when his boat sank after being swamped by a group of drunken men speeding in two hire boats. Fellow canal boaters spent Saturday trying to raise George Ward's narrowboat after it sank overnight on Friday near Smelly Bridge on the Kennet & Avon Canal between Bradford on Avon and Avoncliff.

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  5. Fire engine overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Wiltshire Times

    TWO people suffered minor injuries when a fire engine overturned after being hit by a lorry in Westbury on Wednesday afternoon. A Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman later said that the fire engine was a 'non-operational pre-delivery appliance belonging to London Fire Brigade'.

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  6. Sports centre to close in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Wiltshire Times

    THE Christie Miller sports centre in Melksham is to close on Friday, October 19 following a recent inspection by Wiltshire Council. The centre in Lancaster Way, Bowerhill, occupies an old wartime aircraft hangar built in 1943 and operates a gymnasium, a main sports hall, squash courts and ten pin bowling.

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  7. Carlin to take break from swimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wiltshire Times

    Carlin, who won silver medals in both the 400 metre and 800m freestyle events at Rio 2016, will no longer be considered for funding by British Swimming. The 28-year-old, who is from Swindon but now lives in Bradford on Avon, has struggled for form in both pool and open water swimming since her Olympic success, but is expected to return to the sport.

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  8. Bride desperate to find missing garter which 'slipped off my leg' on wedding dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Western Gazette

    Zoe and Dean Archer married at the Guildhall in Bath and hoped to pass the item to her potential future daughter or a niece It was a dream come true for Zoe Archer when she married her partner at the Guildhall in Bath earlier this month. Dressed in a stunning white dress, she tied the knot with 33-year-old Dean at the grand 18th century listed venue.

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  9. Two boys arrested following suspected deliberate fire at John of Gaunt School in TrowbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | This Is Somerset

    Police need information following the fire, which is believed to have been started deliberately, at John of Gaunt School, Trowbridge, Wiltshire. Dorset and Wiltshire fire service released this statement: "At 12:24 fire control took a 999 call to reports of think black smoke coming from an area of a school.

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  10. Fire engine toppled after collision with lorryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Wiltshire Times

    Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "Three fire crews were sent, from Westbury, Warminster and Bradford on Avon, and also the heavy rescue unit from Trowbridge.

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  11. Lights shine out at Music CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | This is Wiltshire

    VISITORS to Wiltshire Music Centre in Bradford on Avon will be able to enjoy performances in its 20th anniversary year with help from new auditorium lighting. The centre has upgrading its lighting with help from a 12,000 M&S Energy grant and support from Ashford Homes and Climate Friendly Bradford on Avon.

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  12. Careers fair helps students to make decisionsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 21 | This is Wiltshire

    More than 1,178 pupils attended a careers fair at St Laurence School in Bradford on Avon to help them learn more about the world of work. It was held on Tuesday and featured representatives from more than 15 local companies and organisations, including local colleges.

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  13. Creative writing competition is open to allRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | This is Wiltshire

    Alex Campbell of the Bradford on Avon Womens 100 Group is inviting entries for their Creative Writing Competiton to celebrate the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage..Photo by www.gphillipsphotography.com GP1438. A CREATIVE writing competition has been launched in Bradford on Avon to celebrate the 100th anniversary of some women winning the right to vote.

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  14. GOLF: Howell's birdie blitz in PortugalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Swindon Advertiser

    DAVID Howell shot his joint-lowest round on the European Tour this season today after opening up the Portugal Masters with a brilliant 66, featuring seven birdies. That leaves the Swindon star on five-under after the opening round and in a tie for sixth place on the early leaderboard in Vilamoura.

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  15. Rugby: Dorchester await a Bradford battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    DORCHESTER move to cup campaigns this weekend for both the first and the A sides, as the first squad travel to Bradford on Avon in the Dorset Senior Cup, while the A team travel to Warminster in the Second XV Senior Shield. Both encounters are likely to be tough affairs for Dorchester who, in respective league action fielded three winning sides last weekend.

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  16. Fears over clean zone air chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Wiltshire Times

    FEARS that a clean air zone charge in Bath could push air pollution into surrounding towns and villages have been raised by a Wiltshire councillor. The local authority in Bath and North East Somerset wants to introduce the charge to curb air pollution in the city and help it to meet strict Government targets.

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  17. More than 500 go back to the 80s in the Bath Moonlight WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | This is Wiltshire

    MORE than 500 people took part in the 12th annual Bath Moonlight Walk with the aim of raising over 60,000 for the Dorothy House Hospice in Winsley. Last year's walk raised 60,000 and the organisers hope that Saturday's walk in Bath will raise a similar amount.

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  18. True Life: People still think you can make a joke about stammeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Swindon Advertiser

    Claire McNeil, a founder of the Fluency Trust, has just completed a cycle ride in support of the charity. Picture by DAVE COX SPEECH therapist Claire McNeil says people still come up and thank her for the help she gave them as children to manage a stammer.

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  19. RUGBY: Bradford can't hold Corsham surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | This is Wiltshire

    CORSHAM'S flawless start to the Southern Counties South season continued as they secured a second bonus-point triumph by putting Bradford on Avon to the sword 26-12 at Lacock Road. The home side took the lead in the first half with two tries by full-back Robbie Robinson and wing Kalif Barnes, the second converted by Andy Williams.

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  20. Nine month sentence for groper who pawed teen's bottom on crowded trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Wiltshire Times

    A REPEAT sex offender who groped a 14-year-old girl when she was on the train home from school has been jailed for nine months. Mahdi Mohammed pawed the youngster's bottom as he stood next to her in a busy carriage late last year.

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