Current Wiltshire News
Could you join Wiltshire's army of village hall volunteers? - Wiltshire Times
Could you join the army of volunteers in Wiltshire who contribute over 62,500 hours of work supporting their local village hall every year? Volunteers at Wiltshire's 250 village halls range in age from 21 to 89. If they were paid at a notional rate of ...
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:13:58 GMT
Police investigate laser attack on Wiltshire Air Ambulance - This Is Wiltshire
Police are investigating after a laser pen was shone at the Wiltshire Air Ambulance helicopter as it flew over Allington, near Chippenham, on Saturday evening. The crew of the helicopter were furious at the dangerous action which could have put their ...
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:07:51 GMT
Wiltshire Police arrested boy, 14, for drink-driving, information request reveals - Wiltshire Times
Police forces nationwide were asked under a Freedom of Information Act request by in-car camera provider Nextbase to provide figures for arrests of underage drivers from 2008-13. In Wiltshire there were 53 arrests of under-18s from 2008-13 and 19 ...
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 11:38:16 GMT
Wiltshire MPs back call for direct trains between Oxford and Bristol - Wiltshire Times
Wiltshire MPs are among those who have written to Patrick McLoughlin, Secretary of State for Transport, calling for a direct train service between Oxford and Bristol. Conservative and Lib Dem MPs from Oxfordshire, Wiltshire, Bristol and Somerset want ...
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:56:58 GMT
Backing of Wiltshire and Dorset fire services merger plan welcomed by former ... - The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald
The former chairman of Wiltshire and Swindon Combined Fire Authority is delighted that Swindon Council is set to back the merge of Wiltshire and Dorset fire services. Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service is facing large cuts in Government funding and ...
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:03:17 GMT
A personal service for cancer patients - Wiltshire Times
The eighth unit of its kind, unveiled yesterday at the Great Western Hospital, has been named Linda in memory of Wiltshire councillor Linda Conley, who lost her battle with cancer in October last year. As part of its rounds, the unit, which costs £260 ...
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:30:00 GMT