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Rob Rowe and Jonathan Wickham in new showroom of Urchfont cycle shop FTR

Cycle fan turns passion into a business

The refugee crisis has seen thousands flee their homes.

British Red Cross launches refugee appeal as crisis continues across Europe

Chippenham BID chair Melody Thompson is with business people at the launch of new pilot parking scheme Free After Three. Picture by Siobhan Boyle

Free parking initiative introduced to Chippenham

Philip Whitehead, cabinet member with responsibility for highways and transport, on the steps of County Hall, Trowbridge

Get riding, urges council on National Cycle To Work Day

A fuel tanker stuck on Tutton Hill, Colerne, last year. Picture by PCSO Shaun Redmond

Law change needed to prevent lorries getting stuck in Wiltshire lanes, says MP

Carolyn Godfrey, seated, and Laura Mayes at Wiltshire Council's headquarters. Picture by Trevor Porter

Children's services need to be more consistent admit Wiltshire Council

Traffic is being held up on the M4 between junction 15 and Membury Services.

Delays on the M4 after vehicle fire

Sgt Vincent Logue

Teenage girl hurt in late night Devizes assault

Terry Wogan and Mason McQueen, centre left, filming in The Brittox, Devizes

Wogan has Devizes eating out of his hand

Dorothy House community fundraiser Steph Cox, left, receives cheque from Monahans' Nicola Heath

Dorothy House Hospice receives almost £2k from Monahans' Trowbridge staff

Laura Mayes, cabinet member for children’s services

Children's services have to be improved, Wiltshire Council admits

Grittleton Strict Baptist Chapel

Helpers needed to spruce up chapel for open days

Police are appealing for information after a 19-year-old woman was assaulted in Swindon

Police plea after woman, 19, attacked in Swindon alley

Scenes like this rubbish left in Steeple Ashton are on increase according to the latest figures. Picture by Trevor Porter

Fly-tipping costs 'up by 75%' for Wiltshire Council

HIlls Group employees who are backing National Cycle to Work Day

Hills workers back National Cycle to Work Day

Dave Cooke, 21, Harriet Allbrook, 21, 19-year-old Oscar Price and Box Steam Brewery employee Dom Lane spent nearly four hours hauling a nine gallon cask of Tunnel Vision beer to the top of Ben Nevis. Picture: Box Steam Brewery/PA Wire

Wiltshire students meet Box Steam Brewery challenge to haul beer up Ben Nevis

A recent queue at a household recycling centre. Wiltshire Council warns that they are likely to be extremely busy this weekend. Picture by Trevor Porter

Warning issued over busy household recycling centres this bank holiday

Teresa Wiltshire and her mum, Mary Lymath, at Melksham Cemetery where her dad's gravestone has been pushed over. By Siobhan Boyle SMB645/2

Melksham family's anger after 'unsafe' gravestone is pushed over

The scene of the crash at the Blacklands junction on Monday evening. By Diane Vose DV2486/04

Call for junction improvement after Devizes man seriously hurt in crash

Ready steady go for Charlotte Forrester and Rachel Bown, as they promote the hill climb during Bradford on Avon Cycling Festival. Picture by Trevor Porter TP51784-2

Wheely brave competitors encouraged to take part in hill climb for Bradford's cycling festival

Trowbridge Mayor Roger Andrews pulls a pint at the Box Steam Brewery, watched by MD Andy Roberts. By Trevor Porter TP51779-12

Thousands join Box Steam Brewery to celebrate eats, beats and beer in Holt

Sarah Harding, Chris Lines, Sue Dupercq, Laura Ashford, Hannah Thompson and Jessica Phillips at the official opening of the new Corsham Library on Corsham Campus last year. Picture by Vicky Scipio

Going from strength to strength: Wiltshire's libraries prove a real page turner

The accident scene near Devizes. Picture by Diane Vose

Crash closes road near Devizes

One of the Routemaster buses heading for Imber. By Trevor Porter 51777 1

Routemaster buses take Imber visitors on journey back in time

A 27-year-old man was flown to hospital with serious head injuries after apparently being hit by a car at Sandy Lane

Man, 27, flown to hospital after Sandy Lane collision

Peter Brearley and Alan Beamish of Devizes food bank with Simon Coldwell, store manager at Sainsbury’s Devizes

Sainsbury's store reopens in Devizes after week-long revamp

Winchester Crown Court

Devizes man who raped two women and assaulted children jailed for 20 years

The Cosworth worth £26,000

Broken down super car is stolen

Have you seen this missing man who may be in Wiltshire?

Have you seen missing man who may be in Wiltshire?

Some of the riders who took part in last year 's Big Wheel event setting off from The Green, Devizes. Picture by Siobhan Boyle

Get on your bike in aid of Wiltshire Air Ambulance

The rare red panda cub, as yet unnamed. By Ian Turner

Rare red panda cub born at Longleat

Jane Holderness-Roddam

Olympic Eventing gold medallist to compete again for equine charities

The display plaque honouring George Strong

Service in Sherston honours hero from Crimean war

The fire-damaged house. Picture courtesy of Wilts and Gloucester Standard

'Big-hearted Malmesbury' rallies to support Dyson worker and son after home blaze

Maud Heath as seen by Sandy Osborough's drone

Up close and personal: Stunning drone's eye view of Maud Heath

A picture of Harley Barnes with his parents, Andrew Barnes and Hannah Vaughan, and their two dogs Lenny and Trev, released by Wiltshire Police today

Family's tribute to boy in Gastard pond tragedy

Bob Wise, who has died aged 92

Stalwart editor and racing tipster Bob Wise dies aged 92

The section of canal where Eric Gillett was found

Inquest opens after canal death in Devizes

Landlord Richard Baulu with Amanda Callard, of Above and Beyond, Sylvia Butcher and Jim Scott from All Cannings Parish Council, Clare Cosgrove of Hope for Tomorrow and Steve Goddard of Macmillan. By Trevor Porter 51709

Village rock concerts break £100,000 barrier

Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Devizes toddler flown to hospital after being reversed into

Winchester Crown Court

Woman, 49, ordered to pay back £256k after money laundering conviction

One of the huge hangars at the MoD’s Corunna Barracks in Ludgershall which is being demolished

Work starts on Army family homes role for site of MoD’s Corunna Barracks

Raluka Vincon with her son Alexander and husband Phil Vincon. Picture by Matt Curtis

Pals rally to help Dilton Marsh tot with brain tumour

Police in Chippenham were involved in a high-speed pursuit on Saturday which led to four people being arrested

Four arrested after high-speed chase by police

Judy Crocker with the overgrown footpath at Blair Road, Trowbridge. Picture by Trevor Porter

Trowbridge resident frustrated at overgrown footpath 'nightmare'

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

Police praise woman's bravery after horrific attack by partner

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


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