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Sir Edward Heath

Claims Wiltshire Police ignored child sex allegations involving Sir Edward Heath investigated

Jamie Cox

Commonwealth Games gold medalist Jamie Cox set for court accused of domestic abuse

Rotary clubs of Marlbourough and District and Swindon Phoenix organised the horseless steeplechase and cross-country challenge at Barbury Horse Trials Course

Competitors hoof it round course for horseless steeplechase

First Great Western rail workers

Series of strikes by First Great Western rail workers in new trains dispute

Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Motorcyclist flown to hospital after crash with Porsche at Bruce Street Bridges

Modified car enthusiasts show off their vehicles at the Wyvern Car Park, in Swindon. Picture by Jamie Antal

End of line for Wyvern Car Park pulls in petrol heads

Phillip Skeates is warning about the danger of sleep deprivation

VIDEO: Don't miss out on shut-eye, warns man who was most sleep-deprived in UK

Matthew Symonds

Coroner warns about dangers of sleeping in waste bins after Matthew Symonds tragedy

Angus Macpherson, Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon, at the launch of the Wiltshire and Swindon Community Messaging system

Anniversary of police messaging service

Erin and Lily at Coate Water Country Park on Saturday. Picture by Dave Cox

Children in outdoor adventure of teddy bears’ picnic

Power to a thousand homes was cut on Friday after a digger struck an electrical cable

Digger causes electricity blackout for 1,000 homes

Artist Laurence Dube Rushby getting a hand with the postcard hoardings project from Swindon historian Bob Townsend

Postcard from Swindon project to showcase the town through the eyes of residents

The Big Latch On world record attempt at Lydiard Park on Saturday

Mass breastfeed in Lydiard Park for record attempt

Man with crack cocaine in his pants bit detention officer, court hears

Man with crack cocaine in his pants bit detention officer, court hears

Travel and weather round-up: Monday, August 3

Travel and weather round-up: Monday, August 3

Sport

Lawrence Vigouroux in action against West Brom

Liverpool's Vigouroux signs on year-long loan

Lawrence Vigouroux

Cooper keen on deal for Vigouroux

Jordan Turnbull

Second Turn for Jordan at Town

Town set for lower league challenge in JPT

Town set for lower league challenge in JPT

Bullas takes Wildcats community role

Bullas takes Wildcats community role

David Howell

GOLF: Howell enjoys a stroke of match play

Dave Webb

FOOTBALL: Supermarine are looking sharp after friendly success over Bassett

CROQUET: Swindon get better of their local rivals

CROQUET: Swindon get better of their local rivals

Fabien Robert celebrates Jon Obika's goal

Cooper happy with how Town are progressing

Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool boss Rodgers hails Town's philosophy

FULL TIME REPORT: Swindon Town 1 Liverpool 2

FULL TIME REPORT: Swindon Town 1 Liverpool 2

Jazz Carlin

SWIMMING: Carlin suffers final heartache again

Jordan Turnbull

Turnbull returns to Town line-up

Marine in the goals in Bassett friendly

Marine in the goals in Bassett friendly

National Sport

Martyn Rooney has successfully appealed to be included in the men's individual 400m at the World Athletics Championships

Rooney wins World Champs appeal

Adam Peaty won gold in the 100 metres breaststroke at the Aquatics World Championships in Kazan on Monday

Peaty ends British drought

Enner Valencia, pictured centre, is likely to be out of action for up to three months

Valencia facing three months out

WADA and the IAAF will investigate the doping claims

Lamine laments latest allegations

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