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Emile Cilliers parachute trial: Jurors warned against 'bullying'

November 22, 2017 - 18:28
Mr Justice Sweeney tells jurors to stay "within the proper bounds of discussion" while deliberating.
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Hunt for murderer who absconded from HMP Spring Hill

November 22, 2017 - 16:03
Nicholas Redding is among three people who have absconded from a Buckinghamshire jail.
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Wiltshire Police 'took eye off the ball' on burglaries

November 22, 2017 - 14:29
Wiltshire Police admits it did not pay enough attention to rising burglary rates in the county.
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Bath want Matt Banahan and Kahn Fotuali’i to stay, says director of rugby Todd Blackadder

November 22, 2017 - 12:34
Bath have offered Matt Banahan a new contract and also want to keep Kahn Fotuali’i, says director of rugby Todd Blackadder.
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Boarding schools abuse: PM urged to step up historical probe

November 22, 2017 - 09:07
The allegations centre on three boarding schools in Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.
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Grimsby Town 3-2 Swindon Town

November 21, 2017 - 23:00
A late winner from Mitch Rose completes the turnaround as Grimsby come from behind to beat Swindon 3-2.
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Scientist finds UK water companies use 'magic' to find leaks

November 21, 2017 - 19:22
Engineers from the majority of the UK's water firms still use divining rods to locate pipes, it emerges.
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South West Ambulance staff call for trust boss to resign

November 20, 2017 - 20:26
An open letter from the GMB union claims staff are "struggling to maintain a crumbling service".
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Commander says tanks as 'relevant' now as 100 years ago

November 20, 2017 - 14:34
The Royal Tank Regiment has been commemorating the centenary of the Battle of Cambrai.
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Premiership: London Irish 18-22 Bath

November 19, 2017 - 16:59
Bath inflict a seventh successive Premiership loss on London Irish, keeping the Exiles bottom of the table.
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Wiltshire's Royal Tank Regiment marks Cambrai centenary

November 19, 2017 - 13:53
The use of tanks during the Battle of Cambrai helped break through German defences.
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A Bristol charity recreates the experience of dementia

November 19, 2017 - 09:40
Milestones Trust is training staff to understand what dementia patients go through on a daily basis.
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The Battle of Cambrai: 'We had a sense of victory for the first time'

November 19, 2017 - 01:26
The Battle of Cambrai showed how to break the deadlock on the Western Front - but at a terrible cost.
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Yeovil Town 1-2 Swindon Town

November 18, 2017 - 17:59
Swindon Town come from behind to beat Yeovil Town thanks to goals from Kellan Gordon and Keshi Anderson.
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Wanted Swindon man mocks police on London day out

November 17, 2017 - 17:04
Lee Mapstone, who is on the run for robbery and kidnap offences, taunts officers with Facebook photos.
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Glitter banned by Dorset children's nursery chain

November 17, 2017 - 10:22
The art material is a "dangerous" microplastic which can enter the food chain, the nursery chain says.
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'Huge' Star Wars toy collection being sold in Wiltshire

November 16, 2017 - 08:57
The collection is so big it took two vans to transport it from the collector's house in Blackpool.
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Price of Football 2017: League Two ticket prices rise

November 15, 2017 - 22:03
The cost of watching football in League Two rises more than in any other English league for the 2017-18 season, the Price of Football 2017 study finds.
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Green light for 2,380 homes to the east of Swindon

November 15, 2017 - 15:57
Objectors argued the development would harm the character of the existing villages.
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Matthew Chapman jailed for 'violent and horrific' murder

November 15, 2017 - 08:39
Russell Nixon, 38, was found with serious head injuries in a Chippenham road in May.
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