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Granddad who suffered heart attack lay in road for 40 minutes, inquest hears

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Market gardener Roger Hayward who died last night

1:27pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A grandfather who suffered a massive heart attack as he attempted to move a fallen tree was left lying in the road for 40 minutes, an inquest heard.

Spitfire displays at dedication of Seagry memorial to Second World War pilots

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:22am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A ten-minute Spitfire display over Seagry was the one of the highlights on Sunday of a service to dedicate a memorial to two Second World War pilots.

Chippenham man who supplied deadly dose of ecstasy spared jail for third time

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

The man who supplied Robbie Day with the ecstasy which killed him has been spared jail for a third time.

VIDEO: Tour of Britain at Nursteed Road, Devizes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:31pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Tour of Britain riders are in action in Nursteed, Road, Devizes, in this video by himrlkw1

VIDEO: How Pewsey's stunning Tour of Britain art was created

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Hundreds of people gathering around the road art in Pewsey, created by artist Sue Faux and villagers, to catch a glimpse of cycling stars Sir Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish during the Tour of Britain.

Hotel and 220 homes may be built on Marlborough outskirts by Crown Estate

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:49pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Up to 220 homes could be built on the southern side of Marlborough by the Crown Estate and could even include a new hotel for the town.

Medics unable to help Pewsey heart attack victim, 81

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:51am Tuesday 16th September 2014

South Western Ambulance Service and the Wiltshire Air Ambulance paramedics sped to Pewsey but were unable to save the life of an 81-year-old man who had gone into cardiac arrest this morning.

VIDEO: Tour of Britain at Wadworth Brewery, Devizes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:12am Tuesday 16th September 2014

The Tour of Britain riders and vehicles sweep around the Wadworth Brewery in this stunning video shot by Diana Baldrey on Friday.

VIDEO: Colourful welcome for Sir Bradley in Pewsey

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:17am Saturday 13th September 2014

The Tour of Britain cyclists were welcomed to Pewsey with a spectrum of colour and a huge cheer as they sped through the village.

SHINE scheme to help Wiltshire children eat healthily and be fitter

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Crisis: child obesity

8:38am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A new programme to help children aged seven to 11 stay healthy will be launched in Wiltshire later this month.

Wiltshire explorer tells his tale in new book

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:27am Tuesday 16th September 2014

There's no such thing as failure, according to the title of Box-based adventurer David Hempleman-Adams’ latest book.

ASBO nears the end of the road in Wiltshire

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

After 16 years, anti-social behaviour orders are on the way out.

Malmesbury man, 41, who molested young girls spared immediate jail term

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A Malmesbury man who molested two young girls has been ordered to register as a sex offender after he was spared a jail term for his 'disgraceful behaviour'.

Phones 4u stores shut across Wiltshire after firm goes into administration

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Staff reported for duty as usual yesterday bu Phones 4u shops in Wiltshire remained firmly shut leaving a question mark over the fate of firm’s workers.

Rugby-lovers have a ball at annual beer festival

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

REVELLERS enjoyed a winning combination of watching rugby and tasting real ales during Royal Wootton Bassett’s beer festival, which took place over the weekend.

Trowbridge pair who hung dog get suspended jail terms

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:53pm Monday 15th September 2014

A Trowbridge woman who pleaded guilty to aiding two men who hanged a dog at her home has been given a suspended jail sentence by Salisbury magistrates today.

MP tucks in as Chippenham infants enjoy free school meals

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:15pm Monday 15th September 2014

Chippenham's MP Duncan Hames joined Ivy Lane infants at the dining table for their first free school lunch.

Moving tales of Wiltshire Air Ambulance rescues to be told on screen

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:33pm Monday 15th September 2014

Parients who have been saved by Wiltshire Air Ambulance are to talk about their experiences in a series of moving films.

Shock of Wiltshire's chief constable at handling of sex abuse case investigation

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Pat Geenty said he was encouraged by the crime figures

2:35pm Monday 15th September 2014

Wiltshire Chief Constable Pat Geenty has spoken of his shock at being investigated by the police watchdog over the way his force handled allegations of sexual abuse.

Three members of family face trial over GBH charges

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Christopher Booth was handed a suspended sentence at Swindon Crown Court

12:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

Three members of the same family are to face trial by jury accused of carrying out a serious assault on a man last year.

Former pupils go back to school on Devizes Heritage Open Day

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:37am Monday 15th September 2014

Former pupils went back to school on Saturday as part of the second Devizes Heritage Open Day, with over 200 people having taken part.

Bassett man, 49, faces trail over assault charge

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Christopher Booth was handed a suspended sentence at Swindon Crown Court

9:58am Monday 15th September 2014

A 49-year-old man is to face trial by judge and jury after denying a charge of assault causing actual bodily harm.

'High homes' row in Sherston resolved

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

4:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Work is to restart on a village development in Sherston at the centre of a ‘high homes’ row.

Aldbourne friends to pull out stops in memory of wartime heroine

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Aldbourne is getting behind a year-long fundraising campaign for The Cavell Nurses Trust to mark the 100th anniversary off the execution of its namesake.

Alton Barnes talk to focus on chalk hill monuments

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Uffington White Horse, from the air

7:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

A talk on chalk hill monuments will be given by Brian Edwards at the Coronation Hall, Alton Barnes, to raise money for the St Mary’s Roof Appeal on Thursday at 7.30pm.

Give Devizes Opportunity Centre your vote to help net £3k grant

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:15pm Monday 15th September 2014

The Gazette’s Give Us A Chance appeal for Devizes Opportunity Centre could be £3,000 better off if readers vote for the charity.

Tour of Britain: Rushall villagers line the streets to welcome racers

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:05am Monday 15th September 2014

Rushall brimmed with excitement when the Tour of Britain made its way through the village.

Malmesbury Community Safety Forum meeting cancelled

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

10:58am Monday 15th September 2014

The meeting of the Community Safety Forum for Malmesbury and surrounding villages due to take place on Wednesday, September 24, at Malmesbury Fire Station has been cancelled.

Charity looks to set up fundraising group in Devizes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: 'Arias for a Summer Evening'

4:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Oxfam is looking to set up a new fundraising group in Devizes and is on the look out for volunteers.

Can you pick up the baton in Marlborough?

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

3:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Marlborough Concert Orchestra needs a new conductor to replace long-standing conductor Christopher Irby, who has retired, from January 2015.

Offenders scheme will ‘save millions’

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00am Monday 15th September 2014

AN award-winning service working with offenders within the community has pledged to save millions for partner agencies.

Ann thanks GWH's life-saving sepsis team

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00am Monday 15th September 2014

ANN Brady was guest of honour at Great Western Hospital’s event to mark World Sepsis Day and she thanked the centre’s staff for helping her overcome the condition.

Crowds turn out to enjoy weekend railway events

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00am Monday 15th September 2014

THOUSANDS of people got on board with two family rail events which took place over the weekend.

Judge slashes jail term of alcoholic, 61, who molested three-year-old girl

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Judge Douglas Field. Picture: David Wimsett/ UPPA/Photoshot

10:19am Monday 15th September 2014

An alcoholic who molested a three-year-old girl while on bail for breaking into a neighbour's house with intent to commit a sex act has had his jail term slashed.

Fate of Phones4U workers uncertain as firm 'collapses' after end of EE deal

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:20pm Sunday 14th September 2014

The fate of Phones4U employees in Wiltshire was uncertain tonight after the BBC reported that the firm had 'collapsed into adminstration'.

New Devizes carnival organiser turns her focus on Christmas

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Devizes Carnival organiser Jo Beale has just survived her first year in charge of the town’s iconic festival but she cannot rest on her laurels.

Royal Wootton Bassett swimmers go distance in tribute to club's friend

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:20am Sunday 14th September 2014

A swimming club in Royal Wootton Bassett has raised more than £4,000 for the Wiltshire Air Ambulance in memory of much-loved member Louise Alstowe.

Trophy marks 30th anniversary for Royal Wootton Bassett club

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

The 30th anniversary of Royal Wootton Bassett Flower Club was celebrated by members and guests at the Memorial Hall, with a demonstration, Shades of the Season, by David Martin.

Marlborough diamond couple turn clock back six decades

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

Diamond couple Nev and Terry Cooper celebrated 60 years together with a return visit to the hotel where they spent their honeymoon.

Hate of waste is a de-cider for Devizes engineer

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

Retired engineer John Mead hated to see fallen apples wasted and so set about making a press to benefit a whole village with their juice.

Zena Robson, Woodborough Garden Centre - A lovely surprise at Co-op car park

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

There's usually not a lot to say about car parks – other than the spaces are getting smaller and/or some cars are getting bigger.

My Word - Glimmer of hope in the dark. By Lisa Lewis of Doorway

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

In the summer of 2010 I asked one of our guests to write about his personal journey for our newly created blog.

Work begins on new retirement apartments in Corsham

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

After seven years of planning, the building of a new retirement village is finally underway in Corsham.

New BMX track in Bromham is soar away success

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

The new BMX track in Bromham has been a huge success after it was officially opened last month.

Devizes pub gamble pays off with top beer award

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

Devizes newest and smallest pub has been included in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide less than a year after it opened.

Wiltshire residents display their produce

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Residents from 18 of the county’s care homes gathered to showcase the fruits of their labour at the annual Wiltshire Flower, Vegetable and Craft Show on Wednesday, organised by the Orders of St John Care Trust.

Aldbourne youth group celebrates remarkable funding success

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Aldbourne Youth Council is celebrating after the charity became self-sufficient and received a £1,755 donation.

Archbishop baptises faithful in outdoor Malmesbury Abbey service

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:36pm Saturday 13th September 2014

The Archbishop of Canterbury gave a traditional-style outdoor baptism at Malmesbury Abbey to 17 North Wiltshire people today.

Be a hero for the Wiltshire Air Ambulance

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Schools, businesses and individuals across the county are pledging to help raise vital funds for Wiltshire Air Ambulance but there is still time for others to take part.

Rowdeford School gets go-ahead for outdoor centre

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

11:20am Saturday 13th September 2014

ROWDEFORD School near Devizes is celebrating after getting planning permission for an outdoor learning centre.





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