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Stand-off over Bradford on Avon’s traffic scheme

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 18:00
Bradford on Avon’s Historic Core Zone continued to divide opinion when it was raised at the annual town meeting on Tuesday.
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Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 17:00
Trowbridge shop M&Co will be holding a fashion show in aid of Relate next Friday at 7.30pm at St James Hall.
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Tanzania is the ‘marathon’ aim for Warminster pupil

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 16:00
While runners were taking on the London Marathon on Sun-day, one pupil from Kingdown School in Warminster set himself his own marathon challenge to raise money for an expedition to Tanzania.
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Families in Bowerhill to fight games area plan

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 15:00
Families in Bowerhill say they will campaign against the parish council’s plans for a new play area, which they fear will increase anti-social behaviour.
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Trowbridge golden wall of sunflowers to mark 50 years

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 14:00
Trowbridge Town Council is supporting Trowbridge in Bloom to celebrate the 50th anniversary of RHS Britain in Bloom this year by planting sunflowers in Poet’s Corner behind the Civic Centre.
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Teen backed Barlow as part of choir

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 13:00
Teenager Merryn Phillips has been inspired to aim high, after singing live with superstar Gary Barlow.
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If you love a book then share it

Swindon Advertiser - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:52
BOOKWORMS are being invited to a literary celebration at Swindon’s Central Library next week.
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Kids are climbing the walls over the holidays

Swindon Advertiser - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:46
A GROUP of children scaled new heights this week when they took part in a climbing holiday camp at The Link Centre.
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M4 closed for man spotted on bridge

Swindon Advertiser - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:34
THE M4 was closed in both directions yesterday morning after a man was spotted on an overbridge.
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Police appeal for witnesses after body found in canal at Devizes

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:16
Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses after the body of a 44-year-old man was discovered in the Kennet and Avon canal in Devizes this morning.
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Women unite in World Walk day

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:00
Bratton WI will be joining in Women Walk the World day on May 1 by doing two walks around the village to raise money for the Associated Countrywomen of the World.
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Warminster firefighters rescue girl

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:00
Firefighters had to rescue an 11-year-old girl from Warminster Park last Tuesday, after her leg became trapped in the play equipment.
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Trowbridge cat safely back at home

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:00
Tramp the cat is safe and well and back with his family in Hilperton, after the person who took him from the pavement near his home on Marsh Road earlier this week realised their error.
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Promise to screen planned solar park from view in Seend

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:00
Developers of a proposed solar farm in Seend say it will be screened from view.
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Relax in style over afternoon tea near Warminster

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:00
AS A taster of what will be on offer at the Deverills Festival of Performing Arts, enjoy afternoon tea and jazz today (Friday) in the orangery at The George, Longbridge Deverill, south of Warminster.
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Burst main leaves 30 houses without water in Dixon Street

Swindon Advertiser - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 09:57
THIRTY houses were without water in Dixon Street today, with streams flowing across surrounding roads after a main burst outside Swindon Moravian Church last night.
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Little Chalfield solar farm in Developers say ‘lessons learnt’

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 09:00
Developers behind a proposed 20.2 hectare solar farm in Little Chalfield insist they have learnt lessons from other local sites, amid growing concern over the cumulative effect of the Wiltshire solar ‘gold rush’.
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Investigation underway after body of man found in Devizes canal

Swindon Advertiser - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 08:59
AN investigation is underway after the body of a male was discovered in the Kennet and Avon canal in Devizes this morning.
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End of road for Trowbridge bypass plan

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 08:28
Members of Campaign for a Better Trowbridge said they are delighted that the saved eastern Westbury bypass policy has been removed in proposed modifications to the Wiltshire Core Strategy.
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DW canoeists wait for go-ahead as police investigate body in canal

Wiltshire Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 07:53
The start of the Devizes to Westminster canoe race has been delayed after a man's body was found in the canal, 100 metres from the start line.
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