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Great Western Hospital says its is committed to managing high demand on its services as a new report found winter pressures faced by the NHS are “the new normal” all year-round.

High demand at GWH as report finds NHS winter pressures are 'new normal'

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The picket line at Great Western Hospital today. Picture by Dave Cox

Junior doctors back on the picket line at GWH

Swindon Magistrates' Court

Man on drugs 'comedown' damaged tiles while on Bassett roof

Kieran Miles

Bail bid by man charged with making New College threats on Facebook

Shaun Richardson

Jailed: Gulf War veteran with 10k of indecent images of children

A CCTV image released by police after a car was damaged in Ravens Walk, Royal Wootton Bassett

Police plea after Honda car attacked

Paul Holmes with Emma Burton

Pub boss jailed over head-on crash which killed his fiance

Chris Wannell and David Wilson. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

Link road will be removed, says Network Rail ahead of electrification work

Kieran Miles

Court hearing for man, 32, over alleged threats to kill New College principal on Facebook

The lorry caught on a motorway camera this morning. Picture: motorwaycameras.co.uk

UPDATE: Lorry crashes off M4 near Swindon

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James Young, Valerie Whistler, Katie Ahmed, Luke Hosken, senior fundraising manager Rebecca de la Bedoyere,  Nicola Earle, Steph Orchard, Alex Moss and paramedic Steve Riddle

Fundraisers brave scorching heat to raise £12,000 for Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Kieran Miles

Man, 32, charged with making threats to kill New College principal on Facebook

Swindon Crown Court

Jailed: Thug who drunkenly harassed former girlfriend

A weather warning map issued by the Met Office today

Weather warning as more than 1.5ins of rain may fall

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Some of those police want to speak to about a violent rave in Lambeth

Was anyone from Wiltshire at violent rave in which police and dog were hurt?

A 32-year-old man from Malmesbury was arrested yesterday evening in connection with an incident at New College

Man, 32, arrested over New College 'threats'

Tesco at Ocotal Way, Swindon, today

Supermarkets cut diesel to lowest price in 6 years

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Police at New College today. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

UPDATE: Man arrested after 'threats' to member of New College staff

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Fran Fleming, Chief Constable Mike Veale and Dave Fergusson

Chief constable praises cool 999 call handlers as dad reports baby has stopped breathing

There won't be any trains westbound from Swindon this weekend

Signalling work halts westbound trains this weekend

Work will be carried out between junctions 16 and 17 of the M4

50mph restriction on M4 for more than a month while works are carried out

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An artist's impression of Matthew Gordon and Philip Potter in court

Two men in court over tipper truck tragedy

Angus Macpherson, Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon, with Chief Constable Mike Veale

8.8% increase in Wiltshire's recorded crime

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Tangmere photographed by Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

'750 lives put at risk' when steam train ran red light at Royal Wootton Bassett

Paddington Station

UPDATE: 'Emergency' suspends rail services to and from Paddington Station

The Accident and Emergency department at the Great Western Hospital

A&E departments 'may be understaffed half of the time'

Police call-handler Jess Hamilton

From spiders which are fluff to apparent badger attacks, police call-handlers explain what they face

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Junior doctors on strike outside the Great Western Hospital last week

Junior doctors' 48-hour strike called off

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Steven Lach was jailed at Swindon Crown Court

Sex pest used pumpkin to lure 12-year-old trick-or-treaters

Two in five workers across the south west say they will be looking for new jobs in 2016, says Investors in People

Poorly paid and undervalued? Unhappy staff are on the move in 2016...

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A 21-year-old man was arrested after being seen driving erratically by police

Man, 21, arrested on suspicion of drug driving

Take care of your pets this Christmas

Take care of your pets this Christmas

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Declan Lehmann

Swindon Town Football Club backs teenage goalkeeper battling heart tumour

Signalling problems are being blamed for fewer trains running from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads this morning and delays

UPDATE: Signalling problems cut trains from Swindon

Staff at the Great Western should be treated with respect, say chiefs

Hospital reminds patients to respect staff over Christmas holiday period

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Shoppers arriving at the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Swindon

Designer Outlet braced for Christmas Eve 'man dash'

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A fat clogged pipe.

Thames Water warns of unwanted smelly Christmas gift for those who don't trap the fat

The Great Western Hospital in Swindon

No car parking charges at hospital this Christmas

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Traffic is busy on the M4 today but no delays were reported this morning

Millions gear up for big Christmas get-away

Swindon shoppers today. Picture by Siobhan Boyle

High streets braced for Christmas shopping rush

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Karen Prictor and Margaret Rivers stole almost £200,000 between them

Football league back on solid foundations after £200k theft

Angus Macpherson, Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon

Christmas message from the Police and Crime Commissioner

A burning vehicle on the M4 westbound has caused the hard shoulder and lane one to be closed between junctions 14 and 15

Fire crews tackle burning car on M4

Nine out of 10 hospitals are failing to meet their own targets for safe levels of nurses on wards, according to a report

9 out of 10 hospitals 'fail to meet targets for safe levels of nurses on wards'

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Swindon Crown Court

Man stole stole identity of burglary victim to obtain loans

Karen Prictor

Junior football club plunderers ordered to pay just a fraction of £200,000 bounty

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Wiltshire Police were called after a car hit the central barrier between junctions 16 and 17 on the M4 westbound

Car hits central barrier on M4 between junction 16 and 17

Npower has been fined £26m over failures in its billing and handling of complaints

£26m fine for Swindon-based energy giant npower

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Work is underway to construct a temporary link road in Royal Wootton Bassett which will save drivers a diversion of 35 miles during the bridge work. Picture by Dave Cox.

Temporary link road will save drivers diversion of more than 30 miles

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Jordan Jacobs, who has been found safe and well

UPDATE: Missing Lyneham back-packer found alive in Thailand

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