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Three die as car bursts into flames

Three people died when their car caught fire as it came off a main road in Wiltshire and hit a hedge.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

This is Wiltshire

Alliance launches new petition against Westbury bypass

Patrick Kinnersly, front righ, of White Horse Alliance with George McDonic, . The spokesman added: "Last year, when the council was claiming that the route had been saved from the local plan for West Wiltshire, the owners of the country park were forced to redesign an extension to the park's golf course to accommodate the bypass The plan for a ... (more)

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Wiltshire Times

Flash floods have been reported across Trowbridge, as torrential rain batters the south west.

Residents of Dursley Road have been forced to evacuate their homes, while the A363 Bradford Road has been closed in both directions, following flooding on Brook Road.

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This is Wiltshire

Flash floods and travel disruption as storms batter Trowbridge

Residents of Dursley Road have been forced to evacuate their homes, while the A363 Bradford Road has been closed in both directions, following flooding on Brook Road.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Wiltshire Times

Trio jailed for fraud to tune of 800,000

Schools have been put on alert after two men attempted to kidnap a 12-year-old boy at Westbury rail station on Sunday afternoon.

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This is Wiltshire

Calm night for Wiltshire firefighters, despite storms and strike action

A crew from Bradford on Avon was called to business premises on Holt Road at 11.45pm after an alarm was sounding, which was believed to have been caused by the extreme weather conditions.

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Wiltshire Times

Calm night for Wiltshire firefighters despite...

A crew from Bradford on Avon was called to business premises on Holt Road at 11.45pm after an alarm was sounding, which was believed to have been caused by the extreme weather conditions.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

This is Wiltshire

End of era as Sisters bid farewell to Trowbridge

Sister Anne and Sister Monica, the last two Sisters of St John of God leaving the parish of St John the Baptist, Trowbridge An era came to an end this week as the last two Sisters of St John of God, the Catholic order which has helped educate generations of children in Trowbridge, packed their bags to move on.

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This is Wiltshire

Grub's up! Wiltshire Cubs' day of campfire cooking

Cub packs from Broughton Gifford & Holt, Hilperton, Southwick & North Bradley, 1st Trowbridge, Warminster and Westbury, with 33 Cubs and 14 leaders/helpers took part in an activity at the recently opened District Campsite at Jubilee Wood.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Wiltshire Times

Day of action: West Wiltshire schools

Warminster, Westbury and Melksham Oak schools will not be affected by strike action by NUT members tomorrow.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Duncan Hames, MP for Chippenham - Moving around our county quickly is vital for economy

For us to have a stronger economy and thriving local communities, it's vital that, in a large rural county like Wiltshire, people can get about quickly for both work and leisure.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Swindon Advertiser

MP steps up fight for rail line

The line carries eight trains a day in both directions from Swindon to Westbury, stopping at Dilton Marsh, Trowbridge, Melksham and Chippenham.

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Wiltshire Times

Glimpse of wartime during Wiltshire Armed Forces and Veterans Weekend

People had the chance to experience what life was like in the forces during the war at the Wiltshire Armed Forces and Veterans Weekend in Trowbridge at the weekend.

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