Bus operator Wilts & Dorset has confirmed that many fares will go up from Sunday in bid to replace the £991,000 additional tax on fuel that the company will face over the next 12 months.
THE Trowbridge League were certain to have a representative in this season’s final of the Wiltshire Junior Cup as first division Seend United were paired with newly crowned third division champions Lamb FC for their semi-final showdown at Meadow…
A Royal Marine who served in Afghanistan was blinded in one eye by two soldiers who jumped him and a colleague outside a Plymouth nightclub and subjected them to a "totally unprovoked and vicious attack", a court heard.
IT'S been a long time coming, but after going close since the start of 2012, Polenez Westbury have at last picked up their first win of the season.
An agency nurse was caught on film switching off the ventilator in the home of a Devizes man needing round-the-clock care, and then attempting to switch it back on, a disciplinary hearing has heard.
A shed caught fire after an electrical fault in Lypiatt Road, Corsham on March 3, at 2.45am. Fire crews used breathing apparatus and hoses to put out the blaze.
A separate Government body with a seat in the Cabinet to defend the interests of small businesses should be created at the heart of Whitehall, says the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).
WITH Trowbridge Wanderers Reserves not having kicked a ball for six weeks they could be forgiven if they had forgotten what a football actually looked like.
The Chippenham beer festival will come of age this year as it turns 21, with space for 2,000 real ale fans to pour into at the Olympiad.
Bereaved Wiltshire families will no longer have the burden of contacting numerous organisations to register a death after a new scheme was launched.
THE only match in Division One of the Trowbridge Windows & Conservatories-sponsored Trowbridge League saw bottom of the table Steeple Ashton travel to relegation threatened Bradford United.
The evocative sound and smell of the days of steam on British railways was conjured up on Saturday when the Cathedrals Express steam train pulled by the locomotive Tornado passed through Wiltshire.
Competitors in the Devizes to Westminster canoe race, due to set off from Devizes Wharf over Easter weekend, are well advanced in their training for the gruelling event.
A Sheldon School pupil scooped a best speaker prize in the Wiltshire heat of the Business and Professional Women Public Speaking at Bradford Leigh Hotel last month, competing against teams from across the county.
IN A repeat of last season’s Knockout Cup final Ben Howe’s Boomsbury side locked horns with Steve Burns Melksham Town Reserves in the semi-final of this season’s Chantry Digital sponsored competition.
Four new town signs welcoming visitors to Corsham have been installed around the town.
Scouts from South Wiltshire and Salisbury were presented with their well-earned Chief Scout awards by the Honourable Peter Pleydell-Bouverie, deputy lieutenant, in the recently refurbished Salisbury Guildhall.
Town councillors in Marlborough have asked their new town clerk Derek Wolfe to re-apply to the National Association of Local Councils for the quality council status previously granted but which lapsed under his predecessor Liam Costello.
Wiltshire residents who recycled their used cooking oil generated enough energy to make almost 2 million cups of tea last year.
NICKY Henderson is hoping Sprinter Sacre can succeed where stablemate Finian's Rainbow failed in tomorrow's Racing Post Arkle Chase at Cheltenham.
Two staff at Wadworth Brewery in Devizes are recreating the route cycled by founder Henry Wadworth from London to Bath in 1869, in aid of Sports Relief.
Members and Deputies of UK Youth Parliament for Wiltshire debated about whether tobacco companies should be allowed to advertise cigarettes through packaging as this is the last allowed form of tobacco advertising seen on a daily basis by children…
MELKSHAM Town took advantage of league leaders Cadbury Heath dropping two points as they clinched victory in the west Wiltshire derby.
Retired ambulanceman Dennis Overton has accused Great Western Ambulance Service of wasting money on renting offices.
Mark Paxford is taking to the saddle for the first time in 30 years in memory of his teenage daughter Emily, who died last year.
MALMESBURY Vics earned a home point at the Flying Monk ground.
Corsham Town moved off the bottom of the Toolstation League Premier Division with victory over Longwell Green Sports last weekend.
ALAN King believes Montbazon, who runs in the opening William Hill Supreme Novices' Hurdle on Tuesday, is one of his stable's best hopes of success at the four-day Cheltenham Festival.
DERBY day at the Red House certainly did not disappoint as Wootton Bassett Town controversially edged a 3-2 thriller to see off Purton.
SWINDON midfielder Matt Ritchie has been rewarded for his superb form this season by picking up the League Two Player of the Year award tonight.
Saturday was a day to forget for Devizes Town as they were hammered by Almondsbury UWE.
Calne Town notched up their second successive victory last weekend but ended the afternoon with nine men after a late melee against Elmore.
Civil servants from MoD Corsham picketed outside the base in protest against the government’s proposed changes to the public sector pension scheme on Friday.
PEWSEY Vale's fine recent form continued as they stormed to victory at Ball Road.
Earlybird tickets for the second Calnefest are now on sale.
Computer literate volunteers are needed to help support a charity that provides transport to the elderly and disabled in the community.
For Sue Melvin, who runs a bed-and-breakfast establishment in Roundway village near Devizes, going green is just good sense.