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Gun display for 300th anniversary

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - 4 hours 6 min ago
Soldiers put on a huge display of military firepower, as the Queen joins the Royal Regiment of Artillery for its 300th anniversary celebrations.
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Tributes to festival-goer crash victim

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:28
Tributes are paid to one of four festival-goers killed in a head-on car crash near Swindon.
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Family who held 'modern slave' jailed

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 17:02
Three family members are jailed for forcing a man to do heavy labour in "appalling conditions" while a fourth from Trowbridge is locked up for kidnap.
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Eubank offers Blackwell belt 'gesture'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 11:08
British middleweight champion Chris Eubank Jr offers to give his title belt to Nick Blackwell, from Trowbridge, as a "goodwill gesture".
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VIDEO: How hard was it to build Stonehenge?

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 23:03
UCL Student Barney Harris explains how they have re-created the method by which the giant stones of Stonehenge may have been transported.
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Four killed in head-on car crash

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 14:23
Two men and two women are killed and a toddler injured in a head-on car crash on the Wiltshire/Oxfordshire border.
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Blackwell criticises 'inhuman' Eubanks

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:19
Nick Blackwell says Chris Eubank Jr and his father were "inhuman" in how they reacted to his life-threatening injuries.
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County's WW1 memorials to be listed

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 11:08
Six war memorials are to be listed as part of the government's pledge to mark the centenary of World War One.
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Flying Scotsman steams to south coast

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 16:08
One of the world's best known steam locomotives - the Flying Scotsman - makes a tour from London to the south coast.
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£100k vintage train destroyed by fire

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 05/21/2016 - 12:45
A restored vintage diesel train valued at £100,000 is completely destroyed in a fire.
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Football League proposals 'concerning'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 17:20
The National League is "very concerned" about the Football League's proposed shake-up, says chairman Brian Barwick.
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Man admits 1987 'cold case' rape

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 11:51
A man admits raping a teenager in Swindon almost 30 years ago after police re-opened a cold case.
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Flying Scotsman south coast trip on

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:44
A tour to the south coast by the Flying Scotsman is expected to go ahead after the locomotive developed mechanical problems, its owners say.
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Van Graan set for role with Bath

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:05
Premiership club Bath are set to appoint South Africa assistant coach Johann van Graan in a coaching position.
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Hungry fox cub stuck in peanut butter jar

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 08:05
A fox cub is found "near to death" with its head stuck in a peanut butter jar in a Wiltshire graveyard.
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Olympic champion McKeever to miss Rio

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 15:25
Britain's Olympic champion canoeist Ed McKeever will not be part of Team GB at the 2016 Games after failing to qualify.
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Stonehenge protesters climbed on stones

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 06:26
Three people are cautioned after six were arrested for climbing on the stones and setting the grass alight at Stonehenge.
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Six held over protest at Stonehenge

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 05/19/2016 - 00:36
Six people are arrested at Stonehenge after protesters climb on the stones and set a grassy area alight.
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Haye hopes to raise £50k for Blackwell

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 23:03
Britain's David Haye hopes Saturday's fight with Arnold Gjergjaj will raise more than £50,000 for Nick Blackwell.
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Five arrests after armed robbery

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 16:12
Five people are arrested after armed robbers stole cash and cigarettes from a post office in Malmesbury.
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