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Wiltshire Air Ambulance resumes operations

Wiltshire Air Ambulance is pleased to confirm that its helicopter is now able to resume flying operations. Following rigorous testing of the Bell 429 helicopter...

Lydiard House is given new lease of life as repair works...

Vital maintenance work to rejuvenate historic Lydiard House has begun in earnest. Swindon Borough Council is in the process of putting £850,000 into the Grade...

Heart-warming letters shared between generations as part of pen pals project

Friendships have been forged between local primary school children and older, isolated individuals thanks to a letter writing project. The Council’s Community Health and Wellbeing...

MHA Monahans counts up another successful year of fundraising

The Swindon office of chartered accountancy firm MHA Monahans has celebrated another successful year of fundraising by presenting cheques to their four 2017/2018 charities,...

Witness Appeal after Marlborough burglary

Wiltshire Police are investigating a high value burglary that occurred between 3 pm on Wednesday 18 and 9 am on Thursday 19 July 2018. A...

Jessie May charity to receive government funding

MP for South Swindon, Robert Buckland has welcomed the news that charity, Jessie May will receive Government funding. Robert had previously met with the charity...

Sentence increase for gang selling imported puppies

Four men have today had their sentences increased after the Solicitor General, Robert Buckland QC MP, personally presented their cases to the Court of...

Strategic transport group welcomes Hertfordshire and Swindon to its ranks

Swindon Borough Council has officially been confirmed as one of the latest local authorities to join England’s Economic Heartland (EEH), which provides leadership for...

Robins unbeaten home record ends

Swindon saw their unbeaten home run ended by Premiership leaders Somerset, who notched a 49-41 win at the Abbey on Thursday. The CFS Filtration Robins...
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Wiltshire recorded crime lower than national average

Wiltshire’s overall recorded crime increase is well below the national average according to crime statistics out today. Between March 2017 and March 2018, Wiltshire Police...