Boy,6, left at wrong bus stop

Salisbury Journal:

9:29am Thursday 24th July 2014

A SIX-YEAR-OLD boy left at the wrong stop by a bus driver walked a mile down a busy road by himself while his frantic family searched for him.

New sites for Gypsies and travellers being discussed

9:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

POTENTIAL new sites for Gypsies and travellers in Wiltshire are being discussed behind closed doors by councillors today.

Action on people making off without paying for taxis

Salisbury Journal:

8:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

TAXI drivers and police officers in Amesbury are working together to tackle the number of people making off without paying for their fares.

Salsa weekend

Salisbury Journal:

9:16am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

SALSA fans got their dancing shoes on for a weekend of workshops and dance parties.

Larmer Tree raises £3,000 for foodbanks

9:01am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

THE Larmer Tree Festival has raised more than £3,000 for Salisbury-based charity the Trussell Trust.

Olivia! at Newton Tony Primary

Salisbury Journal:

8:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

CHILDREN at Newton Tony Primary School have been back to Victorian London this week in their own special version of one of the nation’s favourite musicals.

Skydive for Andrew

Salisbury Journal:

7:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A SIXTEEN-year-old boy fulfilled his lifelong ambition when he completed a skydive for charity.

Free bags for dog owners

4:46pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A PET shop in Salisbury is offering free biodegradable bags to help councils encourage more dog owners to pick up their pets’ mess.

Meeting over fire service consultation

3:48pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A CALL for Wiltshire councillors to support the proposed merger of the county’s fire service with Dorset’s will be made on Tuesday.

Fire strikes end but action continues

1:56pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS have ended their eight-day programme of short strikes over changes to their pensions, but will continue other industrial action.

Children's workshops in Tisbury

1:44pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

ST John’s Church in Tisbury is hosting an activity workshop for children aged five to 11 during the summer holidays.

New chairman for UTC

Salisbury Journal:

1:34pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THE deputy chief executive of the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), Dr Pete Thompson, has been chosen to chair the governing body of the new South Wiltshire University Technical College (UTC). T

Join Girls Love Fit for charity event

1:30pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

GIRLS Love Fit is calling all yummy mummies to get involved in a Bliss Buggy Push.

Seeing the city from a new perspective

1:28pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

PEOPLE in Salisbury are being invited to see the city from a new perspective.

Joseph with Jeremy Kyle at New Forest Primary

Salisbury Journal:

1:19pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

JOSEPH and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat combined with The Jeremy Kyle Show for New Forest Primary School’s latest production.

New Forest pupils design Minecraft village

Salisbury Journal:

1:26pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THREE students from New Forest Primary School won a national competition to design the Commonwealth Games athletes' village on computer game Minecraft.

Theft at golf club

1:10pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at a golf course.

Sporting fun for Avon Valley College

Salisbury Journal:

10:17am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

FROM fencing to freestyle football and wheelchair basketball to ballroom dancing, pupils at Avon Valley College got the chance to try out some new sports at a participation day.

Cyclist hit by car showing signs of improvement

Salisbury Journal:

9:13am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A TEENAGER who suffered serious head injuries and has been in hospital since he was knocked off his bike by a car in Salisbury a year ago is showing signs of improvement.

Shortage of social workers 'presents serious risk'

4:03pm Monday 21st July 2014

A SHORTAGE of social workers in Wiltshire means there is a risk to vulnerable children and adults, councillors have been told.

All the fun of the fete in Plaitford

Salisbury Journal:

3:18pm Monday 21st July 2014

THIS year’s Plaitford Village Fete was bigger and better than ever.

Reunion event celebrates St Joseph's anniversary

Salisbury Journal:

2:27pm Monday 21st July 2014

ST Joseph’s School in Salisbury held a reunion event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its opening.

Boundary row over Laverstock

2:21pm Monday 21st July 2014

A WAR of words has broken out over whether Salisbury’s boundaries should be extended to take in the parish of Laverstock and Ford.

Sarum pupils hold a plant sale

Salisbury Journal:

2:02pm Monday 21st July 2014

PUPILS from Old Sarum Primary School were selling their home-grown produce outside Waitrose last Wednesday.

Sainsbury's to raise money for hospice

Salisbury Journal:

1:51pm Monday 21st July 2014

CUSTOMERS at the Sainsbury's store in the Maltings have chosen Salisbury Hospice Charity as the supermarket's charity of the year..

Fun day at Willowcroft

Salisbury Journal:

1:43pm Monday 21st July 2014

A FUN day was held at Willowcroft Care Home in Salisbury on Friday, with entertainment of all kinds, a raffle, ball pool, barbecue and bouncy castle.

Award for battling addiction

Salisbury Journal:

12:02pm Monday 21st July 2014

AN award named after a man who overcame his own problems with addiction before devoting his time to helping others do the same has been presented for the first time.

Suspected paedophiles arrested

11:39am Monday 21st July 2014

TWO men in south Wiltshire were arrested as part of a national operation to target online child abuse.

A303 traffic survey to be carried out

11:13am Monday 21st July 2014

A TRAFFIC survey monitoring vehicle movements on the A303 and through the surrounding villages is being carried out in early August.

Drug and sex crimes rise, but overall crime is down

9:40am Monday 21st July 2014

DRUG crime in Wiltshire has risen by 15.6 per cent in Wiltshire over the last year, according to the latest information released by the Office for National Statistics.

Police in Unity Tour

4:30pm Sunday 20th July 2014

FIVE Wiltshire police officers will be taking part in the 2014 UK Police Unity Tour.

Don't leave dogs in hot cars

1:40pm Sunday 20th July 2014

PEOPLE are being reminded of the danger of leaving dogs in hot cars in the summer.

Back to the '60s at Christ the King

Salisbury Journal:

1:20pm Sunday 20th July 2014

IT was flower power, flares and peace all round at Christ the King School in Amesbury on Friday.

Memorial garden unveiled at Exeter House

Salisbury Journal:

8:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

A SPECIAL memorial garden has been opened at Exeter House School in Salisbury.

Big Lunch in Wilton

Salisbury Journal:

4:40pm Saturday 19th July 2014

WILTON’S second Big Lunch, a charity picnic in aid of the Trussell Trust foodbank, proved to be a great success.

Epic cycle ride for Appleford pupils

Salisbury Journal:

12:10pm Saturday 19th July 2014

PUPILS from Appleford School in Shrewton took to the saddle in an epic cycling challenge.

Grab your tickets for Emergency Services Show

7:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

TICKETS have gone on sale for this year’s Emergency Services Show.

No neglect in death of teenager killed by polar bear

Salisbury Journal:

5:30pm Friday 18th July 2014

A CORONER giving a narrative verdict at the end of an inquest into the death of a Bishopstone teenager killed by a polar bear said he has not found any evidence of neglect.

Busy time at Sarum Academy

Salisbury Journal:

3:38pm Friday 18th July 2014

PUPILS at Salisbury’s Sarum Academy had a busy time last week.

Theft from One Stop shop

Salisbury Journal:

3:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

POLICE have issued a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a theft from a shop in Salisbury.

Keep your barbecues safe

2:48pm Friday 18th July 2014

AS the summer weather continues, Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service is warning people to take care when having a barbecue.

Charity asks for help with garden

2:40pm Friday 18th July 2014

ALABARÉ Include is appealing for help after plans to transform the garden of one of their service user’s gardens, as part of St Paul’s Big Saturday initiative, fell through.

Burglary in Bouverie Avenue

2:37pm Friday 18th July 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after jewellery was stolen from a house in Salisbury.

Landford Guides earn Baden Powell award

Salisbury Journal:

12:26pm Friday 18th July 2014

FIVE Guides from Landford have become the first in the group in 40 years to earn the highest accolade a Guide.

Former police officer jailed after trying to sell story to Sun

Salisbury Journal:

12:07pm Friday 18th July 2014

A FORMER Wiltshire Police officer has been jailed for 18 months for offering to sell a story about a colleague to The Sun newspaper.

Racing for Life at Stonehenge School

Salisbury Journal:

12:25pm Friday 18th July 2014

STAFF and pupils at Stonehenge School held their own Race for Life event to raise money for charity.

Celebrating Shakespeare at South Wilts

Salisbury Journal:

11:56am Friday 18th July 2014

PUPILS at South Wilts School in Salisbury celebrated all things Shakespearean in a two-day festival.

Rings stolen from Salisbury house

Salisbury Journal:

3:57pm Thursday 17th July 2014

AN engagement ring and a Tiffany ring were stolen from a house in Salisbury on Friday.

Police appeal for accident information

3:41pm Thursday 17th July 2014

WILTSHIRE Police are appealing for information about an accident on Monday.

Plea for soil for charity garden

3:04pm Thursday 17th July 2014

SALISBURY charity Alabaré has issued an appeal for soil to help transform one of its service user's gardens after being let down just before work was due to start.


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