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  • Devizes man arrested on suspicion of drug driving

    A MAN was arrested in Devizes yesterday on suspicion of drug driving.  The 18-year-old man from Milton Keynes was arrested on Sidmouth Street. Officers were on patrol when a member of the public brought a vehicle to their attention. The police

  • Melksham paddler claims silver at World Championships

    MELKSHAM’S Alex Edwards won silver at the ICF Freestyle Canoeing World Championships in Nottingham last week. Edwards ended the bi-annual competition just 40 points away from gold on 1444, but his consolation was a third consecutive silver medal

  • Power tools stolen in overnight raid on van

    A NUMBER of power tools have been stolen from a van in north Wiltshire.  It happened overnight between June 17 and June 18 while the vehicle was parked in Burton. A police spokesperson said: “We have conducted a number of enquiries, including

  • More than 2,000 expected at Devizes Beer Festival

    MORE than 50 breweries and 100-plus beers and ciders are being lined up to supply around 2,000 thirsty drinkers at the 21st Devizes Beer Festival later this month. The Campaign for Real Ale beer festival returns to Devizes Wharf on Saturday, July