A MOTHER in desperate need of a double lung transplant says she is deeply touched that her friends are doing a charity walk to try and recruit more organ donors.
MARLBOROUGH-based eventer Tim Price is taking a different approach to Kentucky this year as he prepares for his first four-star event of the season.
GRANDFATHER Peter Fletcher is so incensed by red tape that has stopped the Devizes Lions May Fair from going ahead that he has created an effigy of a health and safety officer that he will put in the stocks in the Market Place at noon on Monday.
LOWER Stanton St Quintin eventer Kitty King has had to pull out of next week’s Badminton Horse Trials.
A MUM-of-two whose third child was stillborn is hoping to found a charity in her memory which will support other families going through the traumatic experience.
A CONTROVERSIAL Royal Wootton Bassett plan that locals claimed would have ‘ripped the heart out of the town’ was rejected by Wiltshire Council’s Strategic Planning Committee on Wednesday.
BOTH Corsham Town and Calne Town announced changes to their managerial set-ups this week.
MARLBOROUGH’S Ben Amor has secured a sponsorship deal with the Hills Group as he takes the first steps in his professional career.
DEVIZES Bowls Club celebrated St George’s Day on Sunday along with their opening match of the 2017 campaign to mark the club’s centenary, hosting the oldest bowls club in the world, Southampton (Old) Bowling Green.
POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a road rage incident where a white-van man tried to drag a fellow motorist out of their car in Chippenham.
A FUR coat worn by a stewardess in the first class area of the doomed Titanic was sold for a world record price at an auction in Devizes.
A MAN from Urchfont, near Devizes, has been sent to prison for his part in a conspiracy to supply crack cocaine and heroine from Bristol into Wiltshire.
BEST selling author Sebastian Faulks famed for his classic story Birdsong will be among the hottest tickets in town now that the box office has opened for this year's Devizes Arts Festival.
A centre in Devizes which makes it possible for children from broken homes to see a parent in a safe setting is back up and running after a short closure caused by a lack of volunteers.
THERE has been much cause for celebration in the Littlechild household of Corsham this week, writes KEVIN FAHEY.
THERE will be an open house at Devizes School on Saturday (29) but visitors hoping for a tour of the attics will have to make do with a video of the upper floors as health and safety has decided the loft ladder is not suitable for public use.
A MAN in his 50s is thought to be in a serious condition following a blaze at a house in Royal Wootton Bassett during the early hours.
THE Wiltshire Ladies County Golf Association's Spring Meeting at Marlborough Golf Club saw home player Karen Gosling retain the Scratch Cup as a field of 108, from 17 clubs, took part.
NORTH Wilts' hopes of adding to their success in the Yetton Trophy nine years ago were halted in the last stages of this year’s national competition at Bristol City and County IBC on Sunday morning.