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LIVE NEWS: 17/07/14
Updated 5:19pm Thursday 17th July 2014 in Live News
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There will likely be lots of debate on the issue, aided by the warm temperatures outside. I'll be tweeting with plenty of heat based puns.— @Michael_Benke 17 July 2014
Holy Family Catholic Primary School pupils had a jubilee party yesterday to celebrate the school's 50th anniversary.
Sandra Richman, who ran up £26,000 of debts in her husband’s name as she battled a gambling addiction, has been spared jail.
Tributes have been paid to drummer Gerry Hunt, who lost his battle with lymphoma on Monday.
A team of Wiltshire Police and Environment Agency officers cracked an illegal waste dumping site at Cricklade on July 9. A local male in his 70s is assisting officers with their enquiries. During the search, a stolen mini tractor was recovered and a male in his 40s has been reported for a handling offence.
Nile Ranger has been ordered to pay £2,400 in compensation. He was also fined £750.
Nile Ranger said he was attempting to gain access to a door that had jammed in the past and did not deliberately damage it.— @Michael_Benke 17 July 2014
Nile Ranger has changed his plea to guilty for criminal damage and at Plaza 21 in May. He will have to pay compensation.— @Michael_Benke 17 July 2014
Nile Ranger will face trial at Swindon Magistrates Court today after denying kicking in a door at his flat in Gordon Gardens earlier this year. The damage caused is believed to have been to the value of £2,000. More details to follow.
All lanes are now open on the M4 following the earlier incident.
One lane of the M4 is closed westbound between J16 and J17 due to a broken down vehicle.
A 22 year old motorcyclist died this morning following a crash in Devizes. Appeal for witnesses here.
Have your say on council plans to axe more than half of the town's childrens centres here.
Made the best Victoria Sandwich ever thanks to @dancingtrsrs.Went down a treat in the office! See @swindonadver Aug 1 http://t.co/OC9rKBTKXt— @emmadunnn 17 July 2014
After the sun and high temperatures this week, a weather warning has been issued for Swindon this weekend.
Early birds get settled at Swindon Academy http://t.co/01GpxWm9hs— @marionsauvebois 17 July 2014
The A361 Bath Road/Caen Hill in Devizes is currently closed due to an accident near the bridge. Diversion is in place through Rowde.
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