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Tykes sign Smith, Townsend & White

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 17:25
Barnsley sign Swindon's Michael Smith on loan while Birmingham's Nick Townsend and Gloucester's Harry White for undisclosed fees.
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Swindon sign striker Thomas on loan

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 16:38
League One side Swindon Town sign Birmingham City striker Wes Thomas on loan until January.
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Children's services needs improvement

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 13:46
A children's services department accused of failing to protect vulnerable children three years ago still requires improvement.
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Irish coast boat capsize victim named

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 11:15
A man from Salisbury who died when a boat capsized off the Irish coast leaving 10 people in the water for hours is named.
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Wolves sign Swindon winger Byrne

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 10:35
Championship side Wolves complete the signing of winger Nathan Byrne from League One club Swindon Town.
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Box tunnel electrification work ends

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 08:16
A 170-year-old rail tunnel near Chippenham reopens following six weeks of work to prepare it for electrification.
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Swindon and Wolves agree Byrne fee

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 13:29
Swindon Town agree a deal with Wolverhampton Wanderers over the sale of winger Nathan Byrne, BBC Wiltshire reports.
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Man dead, 9 rescued after boat capsizes

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sun, 08/30/2015 - 12:10
A 73-year-old man from Salisbury dies after a boat capsized off the County Wexford coast in the Republic of Ireland.
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Swindon Town 0-2 Sheffield United

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 18:26
Goals from Neill Collins and Billy Sharp secure victory for Sheffield United against Swindon at the County Ground.
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Cancellations as rail strike begins

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 15:17
A number of rail services are cancelled as First Great Western staff stage day one of a three-day strike.
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Ambulance call-out pilot 'a success'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 09:10
About 70,000 unnecessary ambulance call-outs were avoided in a pilot project giving call handlers more time to assess 999 calls, it is claimed.
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Rail boss 'disappointed' by strike

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 13:56
The managing director of First Great Western says he is "disappointed" some rail journeys could be disrupted by strike action this weekend.
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Officers face abuse inquiry meetings

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 13:20
Two Wiltshire Police officers are to face independent misconduct meetings over their handling of an abuse case.
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'I was washing dishes when Swindon called'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2015 - 06:46
From kitchen porter to professional footballer - BBC Wiltshire meets new Swindon Town signing Jordan Stewart.
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Burgess earns World Cup call-up

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 17:04
Rugby league convert Sam Burgess is named in England's 31-man squad for the World Cup, which starts next month.
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Two men charged with child sex abuse

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 16:53
Two men, including one from Swindon, are charged with child sexual exploitation offences in the Yeovil area.
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Hospital food hygiene now top rated

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 09:10
Food hygiene at Swindon's Great Western Hospital is upgraded to the top five-star rating having previously been rated "unacceptable" by inspectors.
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Final Terry Pratchett book on sale

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 07:48
The Shepherd's Crown, the final novel by the author Sir Terry Pratchett, hits book shops, almost six months after his death at his home in Salisbury.
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Burgess set to win World Cup call-up

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/27/2015 - 06:19
Rugby league convert Sam Burgess is expected to be named in England's 31-man squad for the World Cup at 13:45 BST on Thursday.
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Fire control merger 'emotional' move

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/26/2015 - 23:29
Emergency calls to the fire service in Dorset are being handled by a joint control centre in Wiltshire.
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