FORMER chief constable Pat Geenty has evaded facing allegations of misconduct by taking an early retirement while two other officers are due to face independent questioning.
AVEBURY Rocks, the annual fundraising concert for Prospect Hospice, is moving from its usual home at Avebury stones to Marlborough this year.
TOURISM leader Tony Aldridge is selling his canalside bed and breakfast business but has pledged to continue his campaign to get more people to visit Devizes.
POLICE and waterways officials are investigating this morning after an elderly man was found dead in the Kennet and Avon Canal near Devizes.
POLICE were called to Lock 43 in the Kennet and Avon Canal, Devizes, just before 8am following a report that the body of an elderly man had been found in the water.
NURSES have reacted angrily after Great Western Hospital announced plans to increase parking charges for staff.
A BETTY Grable print that used to hang on the wall of the Regal cinema in Devizes has found a new home after an appeal in this paper.
CHIPPENHAM Town continued their impressive pre-season form by putting National League South opponents Weston-super-Mare to the sword last night.
JOHNSON Mike 3rd August 2009 To know him was to love him - gone but never forgotten. x x