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Wards should stay says council

Shaftesbury Town Council ‘s Planning and Highways Committee on July 17 responded to the Local Government Boundary Commission Consultation with the observation that the East and West wards should be retained to maintain democratic accountability with each elector,...

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SALISBURY FC Fixtures

The Whites start the season in their new Evostik Southern Premier League surroundings with an away game at Beaconsfield United on 11 August, and this is quickly followed by a local derby at home to Poole Town three days later. The Dolphins were relegated from the...

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City’s police cadets win award

The Community Patron Cup was awarded to the Salisbury Cadet Unit by Lady Gooch at Wiltshire awards ceremony in Trowbridge on July 17, in recognition of their contribution to the community. The event, at Trowbridge Civic Centre, was attended by 80 cadets from all the...

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Jewellery stolen in Wilton burglary

Police are appealing for information about a burglary in Philip Road, Wilton when jewellery was stolen between 11.45am and 12.45am on July 18. A patio door was smashed and items stolen include: - Single diamond engagement ring - Double diamond engagement ring - Black...

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Recorded crime lower than national average.

Crime is on the increase but Wiltshire’s overall recorded increase is well below the national average, according to new crime. Between March, 2017, and March, 2018, Wiltshire Police recorded 43,603 crimes – an increase in 5% compared with the national average of 13%...

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Get Wiltshire Walking In Salisbury

Free weekly led walks in Salisbury every Wednesday are part of Get Wiltshire Walking. The walk starts from Five River’s Health & Wellbeing centre at 9:30am each week and takes in some of the scenery and views around the city. Many current walkers say they had no idea...

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Fairy trail comes true

The Avon Valley Fairy Trail has been opened for people to explore the Avon Valley Nature Reserve down by the River Avon at Ashley Road. The vast reserve is inhabited by more than 70 species of different plants and animals, so the free trail is a chance to explore the...

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Wilton remembers

Wilton will be represented at the Royal British Legion’s recreation of the Post WW1 Pilgrimage to the battle fields and cemetery's of Belgium and France. Two RBL members from each branch in the UK will attend the Great Pilgrimage 90 from August 5 to 9, ending in a...

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Wiltshire is Cornwall bound

Wiltshire’s next match in the Western Division of the Unicorns County Championship is against Cornwall at St Austell on Sunday/Monday/Tuesday July 22/23/24, starting at 11am each day. Wiltshire's team SPONSORED BY WADWORTH & CO, includes Luke Evans (South Wilts), Tom...

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Wiltshire dubbed capital of walking netball

Since its launch in 2016, more than 200 people have tried walking netball in Wiltshire. The sport has developed so quickly in the county it has been dubbed ‘The Capital of Walking Netball’, according to Wiltshire Council. Now the council is ‘spreading the net wider...

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More Stones bypass consultations

Three changes are proposed to the Stonehenge/A303, Amesbury and Berwick Down scheme, and Highways England wants public views on them. The plan is to remove the link between Byways 11 and 12 in the Stonehenge World Heritage Site; to widen the green bridge near the...

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Wards should stay says council

Shaftesbury Town Council ‘s Planning and Highways Committee on July 17 responded to the Local Government Boundary Commission Consultation with the observation that the East and West wards should be retained to maintain democratic accountability with each elector,...

read more

SALISBURY FC Fixtures

The Whites start the season in their new Evostik Southern Premier League surroundings with an away game at Beaconsfield United on 11 August, and this is quickly followed by a local derby at home to Poole Town three days later. The Dolphins were relegated from the...

read more

City’s police cadets win award

The Community Patron Cup was awarded to the Salisbury Cadet Unit by Lady Gooch at Wiltshire awards ceremony in Trowbridge on July 17, in recognition of their contribution to the community. The event, at Trowbridge Civic Centre, was attended by 80 cadets from all the...

read more

Jewellery stolen in Wilton burglary

Police are appealing for information about a burglary in Philip Road, Wilton when jewellery was stolen between 11.45am and 12.45am on July 18. A patio door was smashed and items stolen include: - Single diamond engagement ring - Double diamond engagement ring - Black...

read more

Recorded crime lower than national average.

Crime is on the increase but Wiltshire’s overall recorded increase is well below the national average, according to new crime. Between March, 2017, and March, 2018, Wiltshire Police recorded 43,603 crimes – an increase in 5% compared with the national average of 13%...

read more

Get Wiltshire Walking In Salisbury

Free weekly led walks in Salisbury every Wednesday are part of Get Wiltshire Walking. The walk starts from Five River’s Health & Wellbeing centre at 9:30am each week and takes in some of the scenery and views around the city. Many current walkers say they had no idea...

read more

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Hot weather heats up tempers

Young teenagers can enjoy the run of hot weather and swim in a local river despite some neighbours getting hot under the collar about them. A meeting of Gillingham Town Council on  July 2, considered complaints from residents about youths swimming in the River Shreen....

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From the Editor – October 2017

By David Parker Government pressure on local authorities to build more houses seems to be imposing planning regulations and over-riding planning law. Housing estates are being imposed on areas but the numbers of houses to be built cannot match local facilities and...

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Hot weather heats up tempers

Young teenagers can enjoy the run of hot weather and swim in a local river despite some neighbours getting hot under the collar about them. A meeting of Gillingham Town Council on  July 2, considered complaints from residents about youths swimming in the River Shreen....

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