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Hidden hoard of 250,000 toy soldiers to be auctioned

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - 14 min 36 sec ago
The "gobsmacking" collection was amassed by Carmelo Mazzotta, who had dreams of being a soldier.
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Stonehenge tunnel plan 'severely flawed'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/26/2018 - 18:43
The International Council on Monuments and Sites has said the project "must be re-assessed".
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Outdoor sex couple chased naked by police in Salisbury

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/26/2018 - 14:33
The pair fled from the scene in Salisbury after police interrupted their al fresco activities.
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Durdle Door sea death: 'Freak wave' washed Rose Carter out to sea

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/26/2018 - 13:48
An inquest hears Rose Carter was walking with her mother and sister when she was hit by the wave.
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86% rise in Wiltshire children home-schooled

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 23:11
Mental health and avoiding exclusion are among reasons given for removing children from classrooms.
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Thousands of pre-NHS healthcare photographs discovered

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 23:11
The images, which were taken before the NHS was founded in 1948, are discovered in an archive.
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Nearly 800 hoax calls made to South West Ambulance Trust

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 17:43
South Western Ambulance Service Trust said staff were diverted from 91 emergencies in 2017 due to hoax calls.
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Rail strikes: RMT union members plan new walkouts

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 11:45
The proposed action would hit Northern, Greater Anglia and South Western Railway trains.
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Can Salisbury's economy survive the spy poisoning?

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 04/24/2018 - 23:54
Almost two months on, the city is still suffering the after effects of the Skripals' poisoning.
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Teen arrested after stabbing near Swindon primary school

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 04/24/2018 - 15:34
An 18-year-old man is held on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.
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Skripal poisoning: Salisbury clean-up begins in bench area

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 04/24/2018 - 11:51
Nine sites are to be decontaminated after the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter in March.
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Stonehenge archaeology 'under threat' from Highways England diggers

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 04/23/2018 - 08:37
Highways England has been surveying the site of a proposed tunnel near the World Heritage Site.
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Swindon Town 0-1 Grimsby Town

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 18:16
Mitch Rose's penalty provides a boost in Grimsby's efforts to avoid relegation from League Two and ends Swindon's play-off hopes.
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First Titanic menu fetches £100k at auction

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 16:27
A rare menu for the first meal aboard the Titanic, letters and a ticket went under the hammer.
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Skripal poisoning: Salisbury toxic hotspots clean-up begins

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 15:16
Police cordons seal off parts of the city but officials insist there is no danger to the public.
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Durdle Door sea death: Tribute to Rose Carter, five

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:03
Rose Carter, aged five, died after being pulled from the sea near Durdle Door.
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Salisbury attack: Scientist Vladimir Uglev 'helped create Novichok'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 16:00
Scientist Vladimir Uglev has no doubt the agent that poisoned the Skripals was made in Russia.
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Jonathan Joseph: Bath's England centre set to miss South Africa tour

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:11
Centre Jonathan Joseph is set to miss England's tour of South Africa as he requires surgery on a foot injury.
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Leah Kerry ecstasy death: Holidays party ended in death

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:20
Leah Kerry, 15, took three so-called Netflix tablets she bought from a dealer who was later jailed.
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The man who made Novichok

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 07:07
The BBC's Steve Rosenberg speaks to a retired Russian scientist who says he made nerve agents.
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