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Council sets aside £600,000 to improve Swindon's schools

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - 11 hours 16 min ago
The council aims for "good or better" school ratings after Ofsted said pupils were being "failed".
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Somerset freight derailment delays to last into weekend

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/22/2017 - 08:57
Network Rail says the Westbury to Castle Cary line is likely to cause disruption until at least Saturday.
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England road schemes 'could be scrapped' over value for money

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/22/2017 - 00:06
The proposed road tunnel past Stonehenge could be one of the projects under reconsideration.
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Somerset freight derailment causing 'severe disruption'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:04
The freight train derailed between Castle Cary and Westbury, leaving the line blocked.
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Lorry driver Dariusz Tokarczyk jailed for killing Jodie Moss

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 03/20/2017 - 21:37
Dariusz Tokarczyk's lorry smashed into Jodie Moss's car when he was choosing music on his phone.
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Somerset freight train derailment causes '48 hour blockage'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 03/20/2017 - 21:06
The freight train partially derailed between Castle Cary and Westbury, leaving the line blocked.
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Tim Sherwood: Swindon Town director of football was banned for foul-mouthed rant

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 03/20/2017 - 20:50
Swindon's director of football Tim Sherwood was given a stadium ban because of a foul-mouthed rant at a referee, the Football Association says.
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Sally Ann John murder: Postcard deemed a fake

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 03/20/2017 - 13:55
Sally Ann John went missing in 1995 while working as a prostitute in Swindon.
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Jordan Taylor death: Teenager in court charged with murder

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:29
Hayden Maslen, from Trowbridge was remanded in custody to appear at Bristol Crown Court on Wednesday
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Support and £113k fund 'overwhelms' electric shock amputee Jamie Mines

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sun, 03/19/2017 - 14:04
A fund to help semi-professional footballer Jamie Mines from Frome has already raised £113,000.
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Jordan Taylor death: Teenager charged with murder

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/18/2017 - 19:46
Jordan Taylor, 25, from Hilperton, died from stab wounds after he and a friend were attacked in Trowbridge.
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Bradford City 2-1 Swindon Town

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/18/2017 - 18:25
Charlie Wyke scores two late goals as League One promotion contenders Bradford come from behind to beat struggling Swindon.
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Great bustards 'establishing' in the UK

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/18/2017 - 12:58
The world's heaviest flying bird was hunted to extinction in the country, with the last bustard shot in 1832.
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UK troops in Estonia to deter 'Russian aggression'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/18/2017 - 11:46
The biggest UK deployment to Europe since the Cold War ended is a bid to deter "Russian aggression".
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Jordan Taylor death: Second man arrested over Trowbridge murder

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 03/17/2017 - 20:38
Wiltshire Police said the arrested man, from Trowbridge, is in custody.
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Swindon Town supporters bid to buy County Ground stadium

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/16/2017 - 16:46
Swindon Town fans hope to buy club's ground from borough council.
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Man arrested following Trowbridge street murder

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/16/2017 - 15:46
Wiltshire Police say a 27-year-old man from Westbury is being held in custody.
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Gun put to Swindon woman's head during Brazil bus robbery

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/16/2017 - 14:25
Yoga teacher Sofia Janicka was travelling by bus to Sao Paulo when it got hijacked by gunmen.
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Swindon's River Cole polluted by old engine oil

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/16/2017 - 08:58
Spill happened after oil got in through surface water drain in river which runs through Swindon.
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Trowbridge street murder: Police issue CCTV images

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/15/2017 - 13:49
Police want to find four men captured on CCTV near to where the fatal attack took place on Sunday.
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