Wiltshire

Hosepipe ban: Millions more face restrictions as drought is declared

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/12/2022 - 16:30
Large parts of southern, central and eastern England are affected, amid arid conditions across the UK.
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Dorset and Wiltshire fires up 429% compared to August 2021

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/12/2022 - 09:52
Figures show there have been 180 wildfires in the last ten days compared to 34 a year ago.
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Car overtakes 11 vehicles at once in Wiltshire

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/12/2022 - 08:51
Wiltshire Police say the motorist was overtaking multiple cars at once on the A361 in Devizes.
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Lidl proposes new store in Royal Wootton Bassett

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Fri, 08/12/2022 - 06:28
Lidl is submitting a fresh proposal for a store three years after being turned down by the council.
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Muscular Dystrophy fundraiser, 8, meets Prime Minister

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:56
Carmela from Market Lavington, near Devizes, has raised more than £150,000 for the charity.
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Arrests after Salisbury wheelchair assault

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:36
The arrests follow an incident where a vulnerable man and his companion were assaulted.
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UK heatwave: 'A very dangerous few days' says Dorset fire advisor

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/11/2022 - 13:17
Andy Elliot, a firefighter for 39 years, says it is one of the worst years he has ever seen.
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Cyclists raise £80k in memory of bear victim Horatio Chapple

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/11/2022 - 13:06
The ride was in memory of the teenager, who was killed in a polar bear attack 11 years ago.
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Workers at Amazon depot in Swindon stage walk out over pay

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/11/2022 - 10:46
Workers at an Amazon depot have staged another protest over a proposed 3% pay rise.
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Couple stranded in Turkey with premature baby return to UK

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/11/2022 - 09:23
Baby Wolfe was born in Turkey while his parents Stephen and Louise Crawshaw were on honeymoon.
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'Significant' wildfires in West of England but fire services 'coping'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/11/2022 - 08:17
Fire services bosses say they are coping with demand but want open fire ban enforced.
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Ukrainian skating sisters back to 'doing what they love'

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/11/2022 - 06:20
Sisters Tetiana and Anna competed at national level, before fleeing Kyiv for Swindon in May.
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Frazer Blake-Tracy: Swindon Town sign Burton Albion defender on loan

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/10/2022 - 17:26
League Two side Swindon Town sign defender Frazer Blake-Tracy on a season-long loan from Burton Albion.
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Wildfire near Salisbury Fovant Badges memorial

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/10/2022 - 15:20
The crop fire, near the Fovant Badges in Salisbury, affected a field of about 14 hectares.
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Thames Water admits it must do better as hosepipe ban looms

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/10/2022 - 13:07
Supplier to 15m customers says it needs to be better at fixing leaks as 600m litres is lost daily.
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Swindon wheelchair user 'humiliated' by airline treatment

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/10/2022 - 12:40
Geraldine Freeman, from Swindon, says her experience with Jet2 has prompted her to speak out.
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Wiltshire motorcyclist dies in crash with car

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/10/2022 - 07:32
Police appeal for witnesses after the 34-year-old woman's death on the A35 in Dorset.
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Wiltshire Council to charge Blue Badge holders for parking

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Wed, 08/10/2022 - 06:33
Parking fees are going up for everyone after remaining the same for four years.
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Walsall 2-0 Swindon Town

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 08/09/2022 - 22:10
Timmy Abraham's first Walsall goal secures the Saddlers a 2-0 win against 10-man Swindon in the Carabao Cup first round.
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Ellis Iandolo: Swindon defender signs contract extension

Wiltshire BBC News Feed - Tue, 08/09/2022 - 17:43
Swindon Town left-back Ellis Iandolo signs a new two-year contract extension with the club.
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