• Journey of symbolism for the new Bishop of Salisbury

    Making his way on foot into the city from Old Sarum to The Close in Salisbury on June 19, the walk for the Rt Revd Stephen Lake was symbolic of the time and place where his faith had first begun as a boy scout. The walk towards Salisbury Cathedral

  • Soldier dies after collision involving armoured vehicle

    A soldier has died after a collision involving an armoured vehicle on Salisbury Plain. Emergency services were called to an area of Salisbury Plain, just west of Tidworth, at around 10.45am yesterday (June 21) following a report that a man had

  • See the mobile networks that don’t have EU roaming charges

    If you’re heading for your first EU break since Brexit you may be trying to wrap your head around what changes will be made to your travel. You want to make sure you avoid any unnecessary delays or charges to your long-awaited break. Once such

  • Plans submitted for former UTC site in Salisbury

    A PLANNING application has been submitted for the refurbishment and conversion of the former South Wiltshire University Technical College (UTC). The site on Wilton Road is being turned into a SEND free school which will be run by Reach South Academy

  • Crash involving motorbike and van on A338 Downton Road

    A MOTORBIKE rider was taken to hospital after a collision which also involved a van in Harnham.   Wiltshire Police were called to the incident on Downton Road, near the Nisa store shortly after 7pm yesterday (Tuesday, June 21).  The rider's

  • Gearlink pick up double podium on Scottish soil

    A STRONG and positive weekend for Luke Stapleford in Fife saw him gain a double second-place podium for Gearlink Kawasaki, the team's first podiums of the 2022 British Superbikes season. Securing valuable points has spring-boarded Stapleford up

  • Ferndown fire in victory over Redlynch & Hale

    REDLYNCH & Hale’s first XI were on the road at Ferndown, missing several key players for this top-of-the-table clash in Hampshire Division Two, writes Andy Church. The hosts won the toss and set off at a sedate pace, thanks to a frugal spell of

  • Lizzie qualifies for nationals after podium finish

    THERE were many outstanding performances by CoSARC’s juniors in the Wessex Young Athletes League match at Aldershot. The pick of them were Emily Bryant (first in the 100m and 200m), Jayden and Ashton Main (800m PBs), Art Mitchell (Long Jump first

  • Peter produces special knock as South Wilts see off Totton

    PETER Rowe lit up South Wilts’ 46-run win over Totton & Eling with a glittering 162 not out – admitting afterwards it had taken him a while to re-adjust to playing ECB Southern Premier League time cricket again. “It was the first time I’d batted