A SPATE of burglaries in Purton and North Wiltshire villages has prompted police to warn householders to take home security precautions.
Following a series of burglaries in the past couple of weeks in the Malmesbury and Royal Wootton Bassett area police are warning people to think more about how they keep their property and belongings safe.
Around 15 Chippenham based environment groups will be lobbying the council Area Board next week.
The board will focus on climate change at it's next meeting to be held at the Sheldon School Refectory
UNDER-18 knife cautions and convictions have climbed back up from a 10-year low in 2012, new government figures show.
Lush are launching a limited edition soap to raise money for a fund supporting wildlife in Australia.
So, if you're looking for a new scent or want to do something good AND treat yourself, then look no further.
A HUSBAND-and-wife duo helped smuggle £1m-worth of methamphetamine into the UK – in Mexican wrestler dolls and bags of coffee.
A SOFA, laughing gas canisters and masses of litter were dumped on a badger sett at a nature reserve, prompting the charity in charge to issue a plea for visitors to respect the site.
CHILDREN from a school near Marlborough are doing their bit to help the Australian bushfire crisis by getting productive to help affected fruit bats.
Patients with complex injuries and conditions that need specialist orthopaedic treatment will benefit from speedier care at a new dedicated unit that has opened at the Royal United Hospital.
Four men have been arrested after being found stowed away in a horse box in Marlborough.
Sue and Jeremy Riches, from Pattingham, Staffordshire, had stopped at their son's house in London Road when they made the discovery.
Eight Wiltshire Libraries and all mobile libraries will close for one day on Wednesday 5 February for a staff training day.
Police told seven parents in Wiltshire that someone with access to their child was a sex offender last year.
CAT lovers with the most purr-fect pets are being invited to nominate their furry friends for the biggest event in the feline year – the National Cat Awards 2020.
A MUM blasted a supermarket which has posted a dummy 'victim' child - in clothes you can buy - alongside horror DVDs at the front of the store.
PUBLIC art planned to go around the George Ward Gardens development in Melksham will go on show at an exhibition this month.
HIGH end restaurant chain The Ivy is in the mix for the new restaurant in the planned St Peter’s development.
Fewer pensioners in Wiltshire are receiving financial help to keep them warm over winter than a decade ago, figures reveal.
HOMES in Malmesbury were inundated with water overnight when torrential rain caused flooding in parts of the town.