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The youngsters who completed the course at the presentation at Trowbridge Town Hall

Unemployed youngsters complete 12-week employment programme in Trowbridge

Sir Edward Heath

Claims Wiltshire Police ignored child sex allegations involving Sir Edward Heath investigated

New Tattoo shop, Rocket Queen opened in Trowbridge. .Pictured: (LEFT TO RIGHT) Charmaigne Cooke, Danny Parrott, Pete Andrews and Naomi Saxty..Pic by Vicky Scipio (VS921). (33939848)

New tattoo shop opens for business in Trowbridge

Alison Edgar

New Wiltshire small business champion part of national support network

Polar Explorers.  Explorers  Katie and Rob Jackson withyoungsters tasking part in the St James Church Children's Holiday club Polar Explorers.. Pics Trevor Porter 51693 3. (33748866)

Children enjoy polar explorer experience organised by Trowbridge church

Judy Crocker with the overgrown footpath at Blair Road, Trowbridge. Picture by Trevor Porter

Trowbridge resident frustrated at overgrown footpath 'nightmare'

The road closure sign at Ramsbury WAlk

Fury at four-week road closure

Marco Pierre White in the grounds of the Pear Tree Inn, Whitley. Picture by Trevor Porter

Have your say over Pear Tree Inn's life after Marco Pierre-White

First Great Western rail workers

Series of strikes by First Great Western rail workers in new trains dispute

Len and Sylvia Cooper with the famous 1951 Bedford OB 29-seater coach at this year's Noggin, Nosh & Natter By Trevor Porter 51691/1

Bedford coach owned by Maiden Bradley family for 64 years takes trip down memory lane

Barry Hughes, Group chief executive of The Selwood Housing Group with Tim Ward, Chief executive of The Learning Curve

The Learning Curve and The Selwood Housing Group join up to offer more services

Summer fun at Wiltshire Holiday and Activities Club

Summer fun at Wiltshire Holiday and Activities Club

Youngsters from the areas affected by the Chernobyl disaster make the most of a giant inflatable slide at Oasis Longmeadow Academy. Picture by Trevor Porter

Wiltshire break for youngsters from areas affected by the Chernobyl disaster

Angus Macpherson, Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon, at the launch of the Wiltshire and Swindon Community Messaging system

Anniversary of police messaging service

Travel and weather round-up: Monday, August 3

Travel and weather round-up: Monday, August 3


Wiltshire skipper Michael Coles hit 155 against Herefordshire

CRICKET: Wiltshire find their range early on

Jockey Richard Hughes with son Harvey and daughter Phoebe before his final race yesterday

Hughes overwhelmed by Goodwood finale

Chippenham's Lee Phillips closes down Calne keeper Steve Allison (Picture by Robin Foster)

PRE-SEASON: Calne Town 2 Chippenham Town 4

Andrew Nicholson and Cillnabradden Evo Picture: George Gunn Photography

EQUESTRIAN: Nicholson triumphant at Hickstead

Robert Howorth

ATHLETICS: Brothers are on form

Calne’s fielders desperately scramble after a Westbury shot

WILTSHIRE DIVISION: Oh, what a day for Trowbridge

Nick Blackwell and his British middleweight title belt

BOXING: Promoter Hennessy plots the next move for ‘diamond’ Blackwell

THE LOWDOWN: Batting woes are to blame

THE LOWDOWN: Batting woes are to blame

GLOS/WILTS DIVISION: Davie’s cold-blooded challengers bare their teeth

GLOS/WILTS DIVISION: Davie’s cold-blooded challengers bare their teeth

The Westbury Wheelers team

CYCLING: Westbury team saddle up for big race

Nick Blackwell and trainer Gary Lockett

BOXING: Defence out of the way, now it’s a rest for Nick

Freddie Webb (left) celebrates his bronze medal

TRIATHLON: Freddie weathers challenge for bronze

Chippenham Town's Matt Smith (blue) on the ball against Weston last night (Picture by Robin Foster)

PRE-SEASON: Chippenham Town 2 Weston-super-Mare 0

WEPL 2ND XI: Warminster resurrect survival hopes

WEPL 2ND XI: Warminster resurrect survival hopes

National Sport

Martyn Rooney has successfully appealed to be included in the men's individual 400m at the World Athletics Championships

Rooney wins World Champs appeal

Adam Peaty won gold in the 100 metres breaststroke at the Aquatics World Championships in Kazan on Monday

Peaty ends British drought

Enner Valencia, pictured centre, is likely to be out of action for up to three months

Valencia facing three months out

WADA and the IAAF will investigate the doping claims

Lamine laments latest allegations

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