A MAN has been charged with murder following the death of a woman in Durrington.

Police have confirmed that 68-year-old Leonard Webb, of Avondown Road, Durrington, has been charged with the murder of a 64-year-old woman who died on Friday.

The emergency services were called to the scene at 1.45pm when they found the woman with serious injuries.

She died shortly afterwards. Formal identification has yet to take place.

Webb is due to appear before magistrates in Chippenham tomorrow morning.