Maxx-imum excitement at opening of new Trowbridge store

Wiltshire Times:

12:48pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

Huge crowds queued, some from 6am, for the opening of major clothes retailer TK Maxx at Spitfire Retail Park in Trowbridge today.

Hundreds to pack funeral for Trowbridge legend Peewee

Wiltshire Times:

8:45am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Hundreds of people are expected to attend the funeral of Trowbridge legend Alan ‘Peewee’ Hunt at Semington Crematorium on Monday to pay their last respects to the former bar owner.

Police appeal after man sustains serious injuries in Trowbridge fight

Wiltshire Times:

12:01pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fight in Trowbridge between midnight and 12.30am today in the Westfield Road area of the town.

Tributes paid to Semington woman fatally injured walking home

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

Friends have spoken of their shock at the death of 31-year-old Cheryl Richards, who suffered fatal injuries after being hit by a car as she walked home from a party.

Police name Hilperton accident victim as Melksham woman, 31

Wiltshire Times:

11:43am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Police have named the woman who died after an accident in the early hours of Saturday as Cheryl Richards, 31, of Berryfield Lane, Melksham.

Get ready for hot stuff at new Chiquito in Trowbridge

Wiltshire Times:

10:08am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Staff at Tex-Mex restuarant Chiquito in St Stephen's Place, Trowbridge, are putting the final touches to it before opening on Friday.

Trowbridge store staff bag charity cash

Wiltshire Times:

8:21am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Emotions ran high on Saturday as nine members of staff at HJ Knee had their heads shaved in the store at Spitfire Retail Park in Trowbridge in a bid to raise thousands of pounds for charity.

Trowbridge man accused of serious assault is bailed

Wiltshire Times: Christopher Booth was handed a suspended sentence at Swindon Crown Court

6:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A 31-year-old man who is charged with carrying out a serious assault has been released on bail by a judge.

Trowbridge couple accused of lying over stabbing

Wiltshire Times: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

5:41pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A man and woman who are accused of perverting the course of justice after a serious stabbing have been released on bail by a judge.

VIDEO: Chris tells his Wiltshire Air Ambulance story

Wiltshire Times:

10:58am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Chris Locke, of Hilperton, became ill in October 2013.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after Trowbridge accident

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

A motorcyclist was taken to the Royal United Hospital in Bath yesterday after an accident between a car and a motorcycle in Staverton Road, Trowbridge.

Road closed after motorcycle and car collide

Wiltshire Times: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

1:00pm Sunday 28th September 2014

The Staverton Road, between Holt and Trowbridge, has been closed following an accident between a car and a motorcycle.

Police plea after death of woman who suffered serious head injury in Hilperton accident

Wiltshire Times:

4:17pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after the death of a woman who was struck by a car in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Trowbridge auction to raise Lotte money

Wiltshire Times:

10:30am Sunday 28th September 2014

A Trowbridge charity shop is inviting shoppers to place their bids in the Blue Cross pet charity’s silent auction, with the star lot a portrait of a puppy rescued by the charity.

Woman, 32, suffers serious head injury in Hilperton accident

Wiltshire Times: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

7:57pm Saturday 27th September 2014

A 32-year-old woman is in a “very serious” condition after being struck by a car in the early hours of this morning.

Devizes butcher focuses on tracing food from farm to fork

Wiltshire Times:

7:30am Saturday 27th September 2014

Putting people back in touch with where their food comes from has been a major ambition for Devizes butcher Steve Cook.

Battle of Britain heroes saluted by RAFA march in Trowbridge

Wiltshire Times:

3:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A Battle of Britain memorial parade was held by the Trowbridge branch of the Royal Air Forces Association at St James’ Parish Church on Sunday.

Three teenagers arrested on suspicion of stealing lead

Wiltshire Times: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

3:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

Police arrested three teenagers on suspicion of stealing lead from a building in Court Street, Trowbridge, on Sunday after being alerted by a member of the public.

£10 reward for new shoppers at Trowbridge store

Wiltshire Times:

3:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

Early bird shoppers will have the chance to receive a £10 gift card if they are one of the first 500 people through the doors of the new TK Maxx store in Trow-bridge, pictured.

Man held on drugs and firearms charges

Wiltshire Times: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

12:37pm Friday 26th September 2014

Christopher Mounty, 31, of Wheat Close, West Ashton, Trowbridge, is in custody, after being charged with four counts of possession with intent to supply a class-A drug, possessing a class-A drug, having criminal property and an air weapon while being prohibited from owning firearms.

Rogue Semington trader fined by courts

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

10:00am Friday 26th September 2014

Semington man Thomas Doran has been fined after he twice failed to tell pensioners who paid him to do work on their driveways of their legal rights.

Shoplifting arrests in Trowbridge

Wiltshire Times: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

9:59am Friday 26th September 2014

Police arrested a man on suspicion of shoplifting from Lloyds Pharmacy in Fore Street, Trowbridge, on Tuesday and Tesco Express on Monday.

Legendary pub owner, musician and writer Peewee loses cancer battle

Wiltshire Times:

9:11am Friday 26th September 2014

A former bandmate of Alan ‘Peewee’ Hunt said it was an end of an era, after the Trowbridge bar owner died at the Royal United Hospital in Bath on Tuesday following a battle with cancer.

Hundreds evacuated in Trowbridge centre fire drama

Wiltshire Times:

6:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A full-scale fire alert saw shoppers abandon their trolleys and drinkers their pints as the Castle Place shopping centre in Trowbridge was evacuated on Wednesday, for what turned out to be a false alarm.

Southwick's purrfect pet gets stamp of approval

Wiltshire Times:

5:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Southwick cat breeder Sue Smith was delighted to discover one of her cats had been picked to appear on a stamp in Southern Ireland, where it now lives.

'Bomb threat was just paintball guns': Man, 84, astonished by search of Trowbridge home

Wiltshire Times:

3:50pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Pensioner Reg Webber, 84, has told of his disbelief when police and bomb disposal experts raided his house in Trowbridge after being tipped off that he was hoarding explosives.

Police issue drugs caution after Trowbridge home raid

Wiltshire Times: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

3:46pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A drug warrant was carried out at a home on the Seymour estate, Trowbridge, on Wednesday last week.

Trowbridge grandma with heart of gold turns 100

Wiltshire Times:

8:42am Thursday 25th September 2014

Romney House Care Home staff and residents celebrated the 100th birthday of Joan Turner yesterday, together with family members and friends.

Southwick woman, 72, faces trial over £60k benefits charges

Wiltshire Times: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

9:30am Wednesday 24th September 2014

A 72-year-old woman who is accused of claiming tens of thousands of pounds in benefits she wasn't entitled to is to face trial by judge and jury.

Staff and shoppers return to Trowbridge shopping centre after fire investigation

Wiltshire Times:

1:32pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Staff and shoppers have been allowed back into the Castle Place Shopping Centre, Trowbridge.

Launching tonight: Trowbridge choir with four weeks to rehearse until concert date

Wiltshire Times: ON TOUR: Gareth Malone

10:40am Wednesday 24th September 2014

Our First Scratch Choir!

Jailed: Man who led police on 70mph chase around Trowbridge then left teenagers to take blame

Wiltshire Times:

5:30am Wednesday 24th September 2014

A motorist who took two 'stranded' teenagers on a terrifying police chase then left them to take the blame has been jailed for 15 months.

Jailed: Man stopped downloading child abuse material only when police seized computer

Wiltshire Times:

5:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A former Trowbridge man who told police a 'spurious' story about how he came to have images of children being raped on his computer has been jailed for 20 months.

Man, 33, bailed after two-day 'bomb' search of Trowbridge home

Wiltshire Times:

8:27am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A man arrested over fears a house in Wiltshire contained explosives has been released on bail.

Bratton turns the clock back to the Second World War

Wiltshire Times:

8:33am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

The days of rationing and bravery were remembered at the weekend as Bratton turned the clock back to the Second World War.

Jail warning for woman who lied about alleged Trowbridge attack

Wiltshire Times: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

12:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A woman who lied to police who were investigating a serious assault in Trowbridge has been warned she could be jailed.

Jailed: Trowbridge dad, 24, who punched and kicked partner

Wiltshire Times: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

9:19am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A dad who punched and kicked his partner in a row about his bank card has been jailed for 18 months.

Chapel's past is celebrated, 140 years on

Wiltshire Times:

6:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Worshippers at Yarnbrook Chapel celebrated its 140th anniversary over the weekend, with an open day and special service at the building on Westbury Road.

Man arrested after 'bomb' search at Trowbridge house

Wiltshire Times:

3:08pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Bomb disposal experts have been working at a house in Frome Road, Trowbridge, and a man has been arrested after "inert substances" were found at the property.

Appeal for young actors to perform in Trowbridge Christmas play

Wiltshire Times:

7:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

YOUNG actors are wanted to help create a Christmas play which will be performed by the Stage 65 Youth theatre, which meets on Mondays at Trowbridge Town Hall.

Snakes and creepy crawlies invade Southwick pub

Wiltshire Times:

10:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

Tropical creatures including snakes, spiders and scorpions kept customers at The Farmhouse in Southwick entertained when the pub hosted a Tropical Discovery Workshop.

Baptism of fire for new Trowbridge bridge-building choir

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge store stages Relate fashion show fundraiser

3:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

A new choir is being set up in Trowbridge, with just four workshops before it sings at a concert for Trowbridge Arts Festival and Black History Month in October.

Neighbours are braced for new fight to save former tennis courts site in Trowbridge

Wiltshire Times:

10:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

FEARS about losing recreation land have been renewed by Ashford Homes South West’s appeal against refusal of plans for two homes on former tennis courts at Clarendon Road, Trowbridge.

Trowbridge mum who joined in alleyway clean-up found her stolen belongings

Wiltshire Times:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

MUM-of-two Diane Hall took part in a community clear-up of an alleyway near her Trowbridge home on Saturday – and was reunited with her purse and laptop stolen 18 months earlier.

Trowbridge supermarket gets behind childhood cancer charity

Wiltshire Times:

10:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Trowbridge Sainsbury’s branch launched its local charity of the year partnership with CLIC Sargent on Saturday to coincide with Childhood Cancer Aware-ness Month.

VIDEO: Ice Bucket Challenge - Trowbridge Fire Station's last blast

Wiltshire Times:

6:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

Trowbridge Fire Station rounded off their ice bucket challenges with this spectacular session

Trowbridge store staff sign up for charity head shave

Wiltshire Times:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

STAFF at HJ Knee will have a close shave at the store in Spitfire Retail Park next Saturday, in a bid to raise at least £3,000 for Cancer Research UK.

Floods wash sewage into Trowbridge homes

Wiltshire Times:

2:17pm Friday 19th September 2014

Residents of Kitchener’s Court, Trowbridge, are devastated after last night’s torrential downpours resulted in their homes being flooded with sewage.

Held: West Ashton man, 31, charged with drug offences

Wiltshire Times: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

12:38pm Friday 19th September 2014

A 31 year-old man has been in charged with a number of drug-related offences.

Woman who admitted hanging her dog is too scared to go into Trowbridge, court hears

Wiltshire Times:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

THE court was told that Veronica Reid had been shunned since news about her hanging her dog came out.




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