WILTSHIRE successfully defended their title in the English Boys’ County Championship, winning by just a half point from Yorkshire after a tense day at the Cumberwell Park near Bradford on Avon.
WILTSHIRE Police are so bad at catching burglars that only one in every 16 household break-ins is ever solved.
FOUR teenagers were arrested last week after police found them in a stolen car with suspected class A drugs.
THE principal at a Wroughton school has spoken of his delight after the hard work of the students there led to a ten per cent rise in results.
MOST people tend to lean towards either the arts or the sciences, but it is a particularly impressive feat for someone to excel in both.
STUDENTS at Royal Wootton Bassett Academy arrived this morning to be greeted by a banner proclaiming ‘best ever results.’
THE Rotary Club of Swindon Thamesdown has announced the return of the popular Wiltshire Poppy Ball and Gala Evening later this year.
SCREAMS of joy rang out and tears flowed at The Commonweal School as students celebrated their exceptional results.
THE people of Highworth turned out in their hundreds on Thursday to bid farewell to a giant of the local community.
ONE of the top GCSE performers at Nova Hreod Academy came to the UK four years ago with no English but is now setting his sights on a career as a surgeon.
STUNNING images of the rolling Wiltshire countryside are not only lighting up Wroughton Library at the moment, but they are also catching the eyes of the judges of VisitWiltshire’s photographic competition.
PUPILS and staff at Bradon Forest School achieved a fourth successive record for GCSE results.
EVERY little helps for Rio-bound Stephanie Millward as she looks to gain a last-gasp funding boost before her latest Paralympic Games quest gets up and running.
A LYDIARD Park Academy pupil said she was ‘shocked and delighted’ as she achieved seven A* grades in her GCSE results.
THE T-Birds’ quiffs are greased up to a mirror-like sheen, the Pink Ladies are preened and set for some heart-breaking and Danny and Sandy are poised to pick up their Summer Lovin’ where they left off. The countdown to the premiere of the Summer…
A BUDDING doctor celebrated as she received top GCSE grades at Swindon Academy.
A WOMAN facing a string of fraud offences will be arriving at court in a police car after she missed her day in court on Wednesday.
A MOTHER-OF TWO set herself on the path to her dream career today as she scooped a maths GCSE at age 34.
NEW head teacher of Churchfields Academy Sandra Muir paid tribute to pupils and staff who had taken booster classes and after school sessions in the run up to their GCSEs.
PETER and Sylvia Lucas of Chippenham are celebrating their diamond wedding today. Born in Trowbridge, October 28, 1931, Mr Lucas began his national service at the age of 18 and served in the Wiltshire and Devonshire Regiments across Malaysia and Hong…
Wiltshire Police are appealing for information after an 18-year-old man was assaulted on Regent Street.
Swindon students find out the results of their GCSE 2016 exams at schools all over the town.
COMMUNITY groups are uniting in opposition to a planning application for 48 homes near Lydiard Park.
A PERVERT who tricked two women at a holiday resort into believing he was a professional masseur has admitted two counts of sexual assault.
A LONG-STANDING Prospect Hospice supporter who won £300 after a virtual bet has ensured that his good fortune has benefited his favourite local charity.
A million miles away from the stag and hen parties of Magaluf, Mallorca is turning over a sophisticated leaf with the opening of Park Hyatt's first European resort. Rachael Burnett jets off to the island's north-east coast to find out more
Ellipis by Biffy Clyro
THIS Friday is a very special day for all the hounds out there – it’s National Dog Day.
ACCORDING to one famous US president ‘nothing compares with the simple pleasure of a bike ride.’ John F Kennedy was absolutely right, and I’m sure plenty of families have been making the most of the summer to get out on their bikes and enjoy…
EATING out after a cinema trip in Trowbridge has become a popular treat since the lovely new riverside complex opened - probably longer ago than I'd like to remember.
TWO of the town's bravest brothers will be honoured when the Swindon Heritage Team unveils not one but two commemorative blue plaques in the heart of the town.
Shepherds Pie, are five local musicians who got together to play their favourite classic rock tracks covering the last 40 years.
REG & JOYCE SMITH Congratulations on your DIAMOND WEDDING ANNIVERSARY August 25th 1956 Well done Mum and Dad Love from Adrian & Debbie, Jacqueline & Derek, Jonathan & Heidi, Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren xxx
Jim and Mary Starley Congratulations on your Diamond Wedding Anniversary on 25th August. With much love from Pauline, Tim, Kevin, Julie, Robert and David xxx.
BREAKSPEAR Albert George 13/10/1922 - 25/8/2015 You left us a year ago today, We miss you more than words can say. Thinking of you always Love wife Marg, children, grandchildren and great grandson and all the family
NOTICE OF CHANGE OF CONSTITUTION - COMMUNITY ENERGY LOWER BASSET DOWN C.I.C. An application will be made to the Community Interest Company Regulator and Companies House to alter the objects of Community Energy Lower Basset Down C.I.C., as set…
All About ......Black Sheep Apprentice.
Young actors and stage hands have been busy across Swindon this month... and the fruits of their labour can be seen this weekend
Joe Theobald, aka DJ Captain Wormhole, Looks at all things vinyl