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  • Hannah edged out in pursuit of A final Wiltshire Times: Hannah Brown

    HANNAH Brown came within a whisker of making the A final at the opening Canoe Sprint World Cup event of the season last weekend. read more

  • Concerns raised over plans for new substance misuse support service near Trowbridge school

    PLANS for a new substance misuse recovery support service near Clarendon Academy in Trowbridge have been described as “inappropriate” by the head of the school and neighbouring residents. read more

  • Celebrating the life of Bill Viles

    WEST Wiltshire District Councillor Bill Viles died peacefully surrounded by his family on May 5 in Plymouth, aged 84. read more

  • Wiltshire teams celebrate Ten Tors success

    AFTER being defeated by horrendous weather conditions last year, John of Gaunt pupils battled more high winds and rain to successfully complete the 35-mile Ten Tors Challenge this year. read more

  • The life of Jack Stephens

    Jack Stephens read more

  • The life of Tim Patton

    Mr Tim Patton 1949-2015 read more

  • Baby of the week - Jackson Hudd

    Jackson Andrew Charles Hudd read more

  • Primary school children across Wiltshire take part in war time singing event

    PRIMARY school children from across Wiltshire turned the clock back 100 years when they took part in a First World War celebration. read more

  • First sighting of otter at Warminster's Longleat Forest

    THE first sighting of an otter in Longleat Forest near Warminster has delighted rangers and staff who are hoping the rare species could soon move in among the Center Parcs tourists. read more

  • Horningsham School pupils make a splash at swimming gala

    Pupils at Horningsham Primary School made a splash last week by taking first place in the Small Schools Swimming Gala. read more

  • Win tickets to Singalong Frozen, Trowbridge Civic Centre

    DISNEY’S FROZEN is the new Singalonga must see and it is coming to Trowbridge Civic Centre on Sunday, June 7, 2015. read more

  • 'Mini' Wiltshire Air Ambulance built to help fundraising as labour of love Wiltshire Times:

    TWO people who were airlifted by Wiltshire Air Ambulance have helped aviation enthusiast Sean Devine make a model helicopter which will help to raise money for the charity. read more

  • RUGBY: Studley's Dunn is HITZ ambassador Wiltshire Times:

    WILTSHIRE'S Bath Rugby hooker Tom Dunn will be the ambassador for the Aviva Premiership club's award-winning HITZ Programme next season. read more

  • RUGBY: Hooper back for Bath's semi final against Tigers Wiltshire Times:

    CLUB captain Stuart Hooper is back to lead Bath in their first ever home Aviva Premiership semi-final against Leicester Tigers tomorrow (5pm). read more

  • Lack of street lighting a factor in death of Melksham woman, inquest hears

    A lack of street lighting was a factor in the death of 31-year-old Cheryl Richards, who was hit by a car as she walked home from a party, a coroner has ruled. read more

  • Gurkha community raise funds for earthquake hit Nepal with charity meal

    THE Gurkha community and Land Warfare School in Warminster have come together and raised more than £2,000 for Nepal and those affected by the earthquake. read more

  • CRICKET: Trophy exit no Knockout blow, says Wiltshire boss Shardlow Wiltshire Times: Wiltshire team boss Neil Shardlow

    WILTSHIRE team manager Neil Shardlow says his team will not be doing too much soul-searching after being eliminated from the Unicorns Knockout Trophy. read more

  • Trowbridge residents fight to protect land from drainage works

    CLARENDON Road residents have said they will do whatever it takes to protect a patch of recreational land in Trowbridge where major drainage work is due to start next week. read more

  • Wiltshire Council leader tells users of RUH Hopper "not to worry" about the future of the service

    LEADER of Wiltshire Council Jane Scott has told users of the RUH Hopper bus that they “shouldn’t have worried in the first place”, after a petition to stop the service being axed was presented to the council. read more

  • ATHLETICS: Bronze delight for Fiona Wiltshire Times:

    WESTBURY mum of four Fiona Price clinched a bronze medal at last weekend’s European Masters 10K Championships in Italy. read more

  • Tigers taming means nothing now - Booth Wiltshire Times: Toby Booth

    TOBY Booth says Bath Rugby’s 45-0 mauling of Leicester Tigers earlier in the season counts for nothing as they look to claim a place in the Aviva Premiership final for the first time in 11 years this weekend. read more

  • THE LOWDOWN: Early loss proved so costly Wiltshire Times:

    Wiltshire team boss Neil Shardlow with a look at cricket in the county read more

  • A Wembley bomb and Eurovision build up make today's national news Wiltshire Times:

    Here are the big national stories you are walking up to this morning. read more

  • Travel and weather round-up: Friday, May 22

    ALL railway lines between Slough and Reading have now reopened after a person was hit by a train at Twyford earlier. read more

  • Gene Cox

    COX Gene Of Westbury, passed away peacefully at home on 10th May 2015, aged 83 years. Dearly loved sister of John and Philip. Funeral service Friday 29th May, 3.15pm at Semington Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired are for Cancer Research UK c/o D.J. Bewley Funeral Directors, 4 Ushers Court, Manvers Street, Trowbridge Wiltshire BA14 8EH tel: 01373 472001 read more

  • Charlotte Goff

    GOFF Charlotte Passed away after a short illness at R.U.H., Bath on 9th May 2015, aged 90. Will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to take place at the West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington on Thursday 28th May at 10am. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Alzheimers Society c/o Arthur W Mays, 52 Warminster Road, Westbury BA13 3PF read more

  • Win Nicolas

    NICHOLAS Win Of Melksham, passed away on 14th May 2015, aged 95 years. Dearly loved mother of Joy and Colin and a much loved gran and great gran. Funeral service Friday 22nd May, 1.45pm at Semington crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired are for the R.N.L.I. c/o Patrik Bewley, D.J. Bewley Funeral Directors, 15 Bank Street, Melksham, Wiltshire SN12 6LE read more

  • Gary, Fenton Hillman

    Hillman Gary, Fenton Passed peacefully away at home with his family at his side. Loved by Frances, Joanna and Paul. Funeral Tuesday 26th May 2015 at 12.15pm at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington. Donation in lieu of flowers to Dorothy House Hospice. Enquiries: Arthur W Mays Funeral Directors, 52 Warminster Road , Westbury tel: 01373 822764 read more

  • Joan Pack

    PACK Joan of Melksham formerly of Heywood, passed away peacefully on 15th May 2015, aged 89 years. A dearly loved Mum, Grannie and “GG” sadly missed by all the family. All enquiries to Patrik Bewley. D.J. Bewley Funeral Directors, 15 Bank Street, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 6LE read more

  • Wilf Bignall

    BIGNALL Wilf Of Westbury passed away peacefully on 15th May 2015, at Dorothy House, Winsley aged 83 years. Dearly loved husband of Shirley and dear father of Sharon, Viv and Lorraine. Funeral service Friday 22nd May, 11am at Westbury Cemetery Chapel. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired are for Dorothy House Hospice Care c/o D.J. Bewley Funeral Directors, 4 Ushers Court, Manvers Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8EH .Tel.01373 472001 read more

  • Inez Sandy

    SANDY Inez Aged 86 Died suddenly at home on Saturday 16th May 2015 after a short illness. Cremation will take place on 27th May at 1.45pm at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington. With our deepest love from husband Eric, daughter Juliet and son-in-law Peter. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to the R.N.L.I. Enquiries: Arthur W Mays Funeral Directors, 52 Warminster Road, Westbury tel: 01373 822764 read more

  • Lilian Florence Hopkins

    HOPKINS Lilian Florence Of Rowley Place, Melksham passed away peacefully on 10th May 2015 at The Royal United Hospital, Bath aged 95 years. A dearly loved mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Funeral service Wednesday 27th May, 2pm at Queensway Chapel followed by a committal at Semington Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired are for Wiltshire Air Ambulance Appeal c/o Patrik Bewley, D.J. Bewley Funeral Directors, 15 Bank Street, Melksham, Wiltshire SN12 6LE tel: 01225 702521 read more

  • Jack Plowright

    PLOWRIGHT Jack Of Trowbridge, passed away on 11th May 2015, aged 93 years. Funeral service Monday 1st June, 10am at Semington Crematorium. All enquiries to Forrester, Sylvester & Mackett tel: 01225 755621 read more

  • David Owen Adlam

    ADLAM David Owen Passed away in R.U.H., Bath on 17th May, aged 82. Loving husband to Janet and father to Andrew and Angela, grandfather to Owen, Martin, Leo and Eloise. Funeral service at Semington Crematorium Wednesday 27th May at 4.00pm, family flowers only please. read more

  • Brian T Withers

    WITHERS Brian T Passed away at Wimbledon on Tuesday 12th May 2015, aged 75 years. Formerly of Trowbridge and Trowbridge Boys High School and the Far East. Will be sadly missed by his family and many friends. Service at Putney Vale Crematorium SW15 3DZ Tuesday 26th May at 12.40pm. Enquiries to Frederick W Paine Funeral Directors, Raynes Park, London SW20 8ND tel: 0208 9461974 read more

  • Tim Patton

    PATTON Tim Aged 66 Passed away peacefully on Friday 15th May 2015 after a long battle with cancer. Cremation will be at Yeovil Crematorium at 2.40pm on Thursday 28th May and afterwards at the Royal Oak Charmouth, Dorset. Family flowers only please. Donations to be sent c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, Silver Street, Lyme Regis DT7 3HR will be given to the Weldmar Hospice Care Trust and Cancer Research UK read more

  • Rosina Bishop

    BISHOP Rosina 12th May 2015 Passed away peacefully at Westbury Court Care Home, aged 95. Funeral service at Semington Crematorium on Tuesday 26th May at 1.45pm. read more

  • Richard Lintern

    LINTERN Richard Edward 23rd May 2012 Gone much too soon. Will be missed and loved always. Son, brother and uncle to Michael, Jane, Catherine and Chloe. Elizabeth, Neil and Jack. Three years on. read more

  • Philip Robinson

    ROBINSON Philip 22nd May 1993 Love always Val x x x read more

  • Christine Reeves

    REEVES Christine 20th May 2014 In memory of a loving mum, nan, great nan (Te Amamos Mucho) Chris, Kelly, Mario, Adam, Chantal, Joel, Santi and Seb read more

  • Christine Reeves

    REEVES Christine 20th May 2014 If tears were a stairway I'd climb you everyday. Love and miss you Little Sis, in every sort of way. Love you always Big Sis, Joy read more

  • Mervyn Albert James Johnson

    JOHNSON Mervyn Albert James 26th May 2013 A much loved dad, grandad and great-grandad. Gone but not forgotten read more

  • Susan Brown

    BROWN Susan 22nd December 1945 - 26th May 2013 In loving memory of Susan. Remembered always. Love all her family. X X X read more

  • Keith REA

    REA Keith (Dad) May 23rd 2005 Always thinking of you, Oliver x read more

  • Katie Corcoran

    CORCORAN Katie 20th May 2004 Always remembered. Mike, Dom and Lou read more

  • Christine REEVES

    REEVES Christine Miss you. Love you lots, Danny, Kim and Luke read more

  • Paul Roger GORE

    GORE Paul Roger May 24th 2002 A loving thought a silent tear, a happy memory of one so dear. Love Pauline, Stephen and Lisa xxx read more

  • Keith Rea

    REA Keith 23rd May 2005 Forever in our Hearts. Mum and family xxx read more

  • Rosemary Susan (nee Mann) Stephens

    STEPHENS Rosemary Susan (nee Mann) Formerly of Bratton, Westbury, Wiltshire passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 7th 2015. For all enquiries regarding the funeral service please contact Walter H. Squires & Son, tel: 01884 252556 or go to WALTER H. SQUIRES & SON CHAPEL OF REST, 11 WELLBROOK STREET, TIVERTON, DEVON, EX16 5JW. read more

  • Brenda PICKFORD

    PICKFORD Brenda Your life was a blessing your memory a treasure. You are loved beyond words and missed beyond measure. With all our love always, until we meet again Mick, Ally, Sam, Vicky, Rebecca and Adam xxxxxx read more

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