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Canal boat 'sank by stag party' near Bradford-on-Avon

September 25, 2018 - 20:08
Owner George Ward is now living in a nearby tent to stop his possessions being stolen.
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Transgender woman 'murdered after sex and drugs binge'

September 25, 2018 - 14:12
Jesse McDonald met Naomi Hersi on a swingers website when "looking for excitement", a court hears.
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Swindon mobility scooter rider dies after crash

September 25, 2018 - 09:48
A mobility scooter rider dies in hospital following a crash with a car in Swindon.
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Falmouth student 'nearly died after drink spiked' at freshers' event

September 24, 2018 - 18:29
Mimi Walter, 19, is sharing photos of herself afterwards as a warning to others.
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Albino baby squirrel rescued after being 'blown from tree'

September 24, 2018 - 16:52
The four-week-old squirrel was "very cold and shaken up" when it was found in a park in Hampshire.
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Mike Ashley blames greed for House of Fraser store closures

September 23, 2018 - 12:33
House of Fraser's new owner said "greedy landlords" led to three stores having to shut.
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Premiership: Bath 17-15 Northampton Saints

September 22, 2018 - 19:47
Bath win their first home match of the season as they come from behind to beat Northampton.
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Yeovil Town 0-3 Swindon Town

September 22, 2018 - 18:28
Swindon Town were deserved 3-0 winners at Yeovil Town after three second-half goals at Huish Park.
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Salisbury Prezzo poisoning scare not a hoax, says Anna Shapiro

September 21, 2018 - 21:48
The woman at the centre of Sunday's nerve agent scare in Salisbury insists her fear was genuine.
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Michael Doughty: Swindon Town's Harrow School alumni with 14 'A' grades

September 21, 2018 - 19:55
What do seven former British Prime Ministers and Swindon Town's top scorer have in common?
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MOD Lyneham explores the military tradition of tattoos

September 21, 2018 - 11:44
The REME Museum display looks at the stories behind the tattoos that military personnel have chosen.
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Russian spy poisoning: What we know so far

September 21, 2018 - 10:45
Russia is behind the attempted murder of an ex-spy and his daughter in Salisbury, the PM believes.
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All the plastic you can and cannot recycle

September 21, 2018 - 07:04
England is recycling more plastic than ever - but for this trend to continue, the system needs to change
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Mission implausible: Russians mock improbable spy duo

September 21, 2018 - 01:23
Even Russians are mocking their own spies over the TV interview with two "architecture enthusiasts".
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From Belgium to the UK, the journey of an alloy wheel

September 21, 2018 - 00:04
From Belgium to Swindon in under eight hours, the journey of an alloy wheel.
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Swindon man drowned on 'poorly monitored' holiday trip

September 20, 2018 - 16:56
Roy Fawcett died while snorkelling off the coast of the Dominican Republic, an inquest hears.
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South Western and Northern rail staff plan more strikes

September 20, 2018 - 16:50
The RMT union announces further action over train guards on the South Western and Northern networks.
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Spanish flu: 'We didn't know who we'd lose next'

September 20, 2018 - 00:58
Psychosis, murder and suicide - how Spanish flu ravaged a post-war world.
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Stonehenge photos recreated for centenary project

September 20, 2018 - 00:32
The project is designed to celebrate 100 years since the monument was given to the nation.
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Salisbury incident: Hoax 'likely' to be one line of inquiry

September 19, 2018 - 22:51
The man who prompted Sunday’s incident after ‘falling ill’ at a restaurant once hoaxed Prince Charles.
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