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Lock 43 this morning

Breaking LATEST: Devizes canal death investigated by police

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

Breaking Body of elderly man found in canal at Devizes

Increased parking charges at GWH have been described a 'morally wrong'

Breaking Nurses angry at GWH parking charges levied to build new car park

Budget cuts won't prevent Wiltshire Police from responding to burglary incidents. Picture posed

Police vow to probe burglaries despite budget cuts

Former Wiltshire Police chief constable Pat Geenty and Angus Macpherson, Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon

UPDATE: Crime commissioner contacts IPCC over investigation into Wiltshire's former police chief

John Thomson, deputy leader of Wiltshire Council, left, Malmesbury Mayor John Gundry, Gordon MacPherson, chairman of Malmesbury Town Team, and Franchesca Caton, owner of Cotswold Stitchcraft, unveiling the free parking scheme in Station Road car park

Free for all: Malmesbury welcomes two-hour parking trial

A retired couple take a walk

Wondering where to retire? League table of best places puts Wiltshire at no. 12

Participants taking part in the Horseless Steeplechase last year

Chance to tackle horseless gallop at Barbury for charity

The cygnets are growing up

Malmesbury swan blog: Another loss but remaining cygnets are thriving

Police forces are spending more on overtime payments for officers to cover staff shortages, according to new figures

£5.5m spent by Wiltshire Police on overtime in three years

Sunshine looks set to return to Swindon and Wiltshire today

Travel and weather round-up: Thursday, July 30

A police dog during training at Devizes. Picture by Vicky Scipio

See police dogs in action at Bowood this weekend

Lock up your shed or risk losing the contents, say Yale's experts

'Beef up shed security to beat thieves this summer'

Senior carer Ashley Dickinson enjoys making friends with those at Julia's house hospice

Find out about working at Julia's House children's hospice during open day

Home Secretary Theresa May said anti-semitism has "absolutely no place in Britain"

Number of anti-semitic hate crimes reported to police soars in parts of UK

A four-year-old boy who was found unconscious in a pond in Gastard was pronounced dead at the Royal United Hospital in Bath

Boy, 4, found unconscious in Gastard pond dies

Karen Mitchener

Woman, 45, in agony 5 years after Italian waterslide incident instructs specialist lawyers

Robert Mayall

Tribute paid to driver, 61, who died in A36 crash near Codford

From left, Jo Joyner, Sunetra Sarker and James Braxton arrive at the auction house in Devizes. By Vicky Scipio VS917

EastEnders actress on the hunt at Devizes auction house

Devizes MP Claire Perry

You're hired! MP Claire Perry seeks apprentice for her constituency office

A giant crane lifts a refrigeration unit on to the roof of Sainsbury's in Devizes

Uplifting revamp at Devizes supermarket

Sunshine is set to emerge from the clouds in Wiltshire today

Travel and weather round-up: Wednesday, July 29

The 97-year-old woman who died following a road traffic collision on the M4 early on Sunday has been formally identified

Police name woman, 97, who died in M4 tragedy

Right Said Fred members Richard and Fred Fairbrass with GWH medical director Dr Guy Rooney

Right Said Fred stars back hepatitis C campaign

Police want to speak to these men after alcohol was stolen from the Budgens store in Hertford Road, Marlborough

Do you know men caught on CCTV after Marlborough booze thefts?

Swindon Magistrates' Court

Benefits cheat who fraudulently claimed £30k spared immediate jail

Alison Magill has won a tribunal case for unfair dismissal but will not receive compensation

Charity manager wins unfair dismissal tribunal despite 'gross misconduct' over £1.6k funds

Archaeologist Dr Nick Snashall holds a mace head which could have been part of a ceremonial event 5,000 years ago at Avebury. Picture by Diane Vose

Have archaeologists unearthed Neolithic home at Avebury?

Supermarkets have slashed the price of diesel for the second time in a week

Supermarkets slash price of diesel for second time in a week

No arrests were made at WOMAD this year

Police delighted as no arrests made at WOMAD

A woman in her 60s had a lucky escape from a house fire today after she fell asleep while smoking in bed

Lucky escape from blaze for Wiltshire woman who fell asleep while smoking

Police have released this image of Steven Lillywhite, who died after a crash on the A36 last week.

Police name motorcyclist who died after crash on A36 near Codford

Police have renewed an appeal for witnesses to a crash in which a 97-year-old woman died and three other people were seriously injured

Police renew appeal over M4 crash in which woman, 97, died and three seriously hurt

Steven O'Brien has been jailed for 17 months

Jailed: Thief in Superman bath robe who threatened supermarket guard

The rain stays away as the crowd gathers by the main stage. Picture: DAVID HEDGES

Rain-proof music is tropical treat at WOMAD

Costa wants a second outlet in Chippenham

Hope of 15 jobs as Costa Coffee aims for second Chippenham outlet

Calne Bike Meet 2015..Pictured: Many more bikes on show around the town centre..Pic by Vicky Scipio (VS918). (33166296)

Calne comes to standstill for Bike Meet

Baby giant anteater Julie-Poppet on the back of mum Maroni at Longleat Safari and Adventure Park. Picture by Steve Mytton

Rare baby giant anteater born at Longleat

Angus Macpherson, Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon

Could you volunteer to help support sex offenders?

Dee Dee Wilde, far left, with Pan's People in their heyday

'My fate was written in the stars' - Dee Dee Wilde on Pan's People, Top of the Pops and working with Jimmy Savile

The accident happened on the M4 eastbound at around 2.05am

UPDATE: Woman, 97, dies in crash on M4 eastbound

The Waterloo Medal of Calne's Private John Smith

Calne soldier's Battle of Waterloo medal sells for £1,200

Four police officers were injured when called to break up a rave near Bruce Street Bridges in March

In the firing line - 275 assaults on police officers in four years

Traffic queued up Whitehill Lane in Royal Wootton Bassett on this afternoon after a three-vehicle pile up just off the M4

Traffic queues after three-vehicle pile-up off M4

Police warn of 'jockey scam'

Police warn of 'jockey scam'

Food Feature at The George Inn at Woolley Green Bradford On Avon. New Owners Alex Venables and Alison Baptise-Ward stood in the upstairs restaurant area show casing their fabulous food. Pics by Diane Vose DV2403/10 (32394748)

Award-winning publicans reopen community pub in Bradford on Avon

The scene in Rockley Road, near Marlborough, this morning. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

Warning to take care in rain on Wiltshire roads

Ambulance crews attend an incident on the Rockley Road, near Marlborough, this morning. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

Weather and Travel: July 24

Wiltshire Air Ambulance at the crash scene on the A36 near Codford

UPDATE: Two Warminster men die in second double fatal crash on A36 in less than a week

Staff and residents celebrated Ladymead Care Home's 20th anniversary – and said farewell to retiring manager Anne Rouse

Fond farewell to retiring stalwart as care home turns 20

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