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David Hateley, who has been jailed for ten years, and Sonia Saxby

Police praise woman's bravery after years of abuse

Lock 43 this morning

LATEST: Devizes canal death investigated by police

Police were called to Lock 43 in the Kennet and Avon Canal, Devizes, just before 8am following a report that the body of an elderly man had been found

Body of elderly man found in canal at Devizes

The Co-Op targeted by thieves in the early hours of the morning

Cigarette thieves smash way into Highworth's Co-op store

The Norrington Solar Farm near Broughton Gifford with Gifford Hall in the distance. By Glenn Phillips

Plans for new solar farm on horizon for Broughton Gifford

Pictured with officers from E Division are PC Mike Johnson's family members, from left, Teresa Johnson, Carol Stubberfield, Alice Johnson and Dave Johnson. By Diane Vose DV2429/01

Police take part in football match in memory of Westbury PC

John Thomson, deputy leader of Wiltshire Council, left, Malmesbury Mayor John Gundry, Gordon MacPherson, chairman of Malmesbury Town Team, and Franchesca Caton, owner of Cotswold Stitchcraft, unveiling the free parking scheme in Station Road car park

Free for all: Malmesbury welcomes two-hour parking trial

A retired couple take a walk

Wondering where to retire? League table of best places puts Wiltshire at no. 12

A police dog during training at Devizes. Picture by Vicky Scipio

See police dogs in action at Bowood this weekend

Senior carer Ashley Dickinson enjoys making friends with those at Julia's house hospice

Find out about working at Julia's House children's hospice during open day

Home Secretary Theresa May said anti-semitism has "absolutely no place in Britain"

Number of anti-semitic hate crimes reported to police soars in parts of UK

A four-year-old boy who was found unconscious in a pond in Gastard was pronounced dead at the Royal United Hospital in Bath

Boy, 4, found unconscious in Gastard pond dies

Karen Mitchener

Woman, 45, in agony 5 years after Italian waterslide incident instructs specialist lawyers

Robert Mayall

Tribute paid to driver, 61, who died in A36 crash near Codford

From left, Jo Joyner, Sunetra Sarker and James Braxton arrive at the auction house in Devizes. By Vicky Scipio VS917

EastEnders actress on the hunt at Devizes auction house

A crackdown on shoplifters is being launched by police in Devizes, supermarkets and other major retailers in the town

We know who you are, say police, as crackdown on shoplifting in Devizes to be launched

Alison Magill has won a tribunal case for unfair dismissal but will not receive compensation

Charity manager wins unfair dismissal tribunal despite 'gross misconduct' over £1.6k funds

A woman in her 60s had a lucky escape from a house fire today after she fell asleep while smoking in bed

Lucky escape from blaze for Wiltshire woman who fell asleep while smoking

Police have released this image of Steven Lillywhite, who died after a crash on the A36 last week.

Police name motorcyclist who died after crash on A36 near Codford

Police have renewed an appeal for witnesses to a crash in which a 97-year-old woman died and three other people were seriously injured

Police renew appeal over M4 crash in which woman, 97, died and three seriously hurt

Calne Bike Meet 2015..Pictured: Many more bikes on show around the town centre..Pic by Vicky Scipio (VS918). (33166296)

Calne comes to standstill for Bike Meet

Baby giant anteater Julie-Poppet on the back of mum Maroni at Longleat Safari and Adventure Park. Picture by Steve Mytton

Rare baby giant anteater born at Longleat

The Waterloo Medal of Calne's Private John Smith

Calne soldier's Battle of Waterloo medal sells for £1,200

A poster for this year's Auto and Retro Festival at Lydiard Park

6 things to do this weekend - July 25-26

Police warn of 'jockey scam'

Police warn of 'jockey scam'

Wiltshire Air Ambulance at the crash scene on the A36 near Codford

UPDATE: Two Warminster men die in second double fatal crash on A36 in less than a week

Haydn Briggs with his partner Pauline

Trowbridge man could lose sight in eye after 'freak accident' in town park

Waitress Sarah Heath and chef Patrick Hill with the bucket and wet tea towels they used to put out the blazing dress. Picture by Trevor Porter

Chippenham restaurant staff rushed to aid of pensioner engulfed in flames

The lane next to the church in Lacock takes on the role of Dembley Nurseries. By Trevor Porter 51653

Film crew descends on Lacock for new Sky murder mystery series

Balfour Beatty employee cutting grass off County Way in TrowbridgePics Trevor Porter 48781

Wiltshire Council could end £150m Balfour Beatty maintenance contract early

Planned cuts to solar energy subsidies have been criticised

Anger at planned cuts to solar energy subsidies

The 100ft crop circle emoji in a field near Chippenham today

Giant crop circle near Chippenham is 'world-record' emoji

John Welch's family issued this picture of him today

Family of Tunisia terror victim John Welch pay tribute after funeral

Members of the National Theatre performing in the High Street of the Marlborough Jazz International Festival on Saturday

Marlborough and jazz: A perfect combination

Max Lewis

Bail for third driver accused of causing death of Max Lewis

Nick Bowditch with the school choir in 2013

Head who transformed Sherston school looks forward to heading south

An aerial view of Wroughton Airfield

Deal on 165-acre Wroughton solar farm completed

Lucy Tomlinson and Annie Magee lap up the atmosphere. By Vicky Scipio (VS915)

First Boondocks festival is a sell out success

Paul Holmes and Emma Burton at the Somerford Arms. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

Crash victim is popular pub landlady Emma Burton

Police have appealed for witnesses to a crash at Box Bridge. Picture by Trevor Porter

Woman dies after Porsche collides with lorry

Philip Boore

Football and PE coach in dock over charge of internet sexual activity with girl, 14

Jennifer Jones, 28, who was a tutor at Fairfield Farm College

Police name man and woman killed in A36 car crash

Armed police break down door over driving offence while children sleep

Armed police break down door over driving offence while children sleep

The scene on the A36 two miles south of the A350 junction where two died in a crash involving a lorry and two cars. Pics Trevor Porter 51631 3 (31963814)

Man, 61, and woman, 28, from Westbury die in A36 crash

Juliet Davenport, chief executive and founder of renewable electricity company Good Energy

Founder of Chippenham-based Good Energy back PM's vow to close gender pay gap

Bowood House - get photographing at the Instameet on Saturday at 11am

Bowood 'Instameet' is a first for VisitWiltsthire

Tora Edmonds, from Chippenham Auction Rooms, with Queen Victoria's underwear

Queen Victoria's knickers go under hammer in Chippenham for record-breaking £12k

Lawrence Dallaglio with the the Webb Ellis Cup at Stonehenge. Picture by Chris Radburn/PA Wire

Rugby World Cup taken to Stonehenge on 100-day tour

Drug dealer Wayne Trought had the street name Wanda, say police

Drug dealer called Wanda netted by Wiltshire Police in six-month operation

Wiltshire Council must pay £80k a year for severely disabled man's care, Supreme Court rules

Wiltshire Council must pay £80k a year for severely disabled man's care, Supreme Court rules

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