Wiltshire News

Wiltshire Council

People are being asked for their feedback on a review which aims to ensure town and parish councils in Wiltshire continue to be effective as possible, and reflective of the communities they serve. …
alcohol abuse wiltshire

The impact alcohol can have and the positive changes people can make is being highlighted during this week’s Alcohol Awareness Week (11-17 November). Wiltshire Council is once again supporting this national campaign, led …

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service held its third pass out parade for new firefighters at Salisbury fire station on Tuesday 5 November. Thirteen firefighters, who have successfully passed their Firefighter Acquisition …
Fire service Dorset

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service (DWFRS) has received the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme Silver Award. The award was presented by the Lord Lieutenants of both Dorset and Wiltshire at separate ceremonies; …
Wiltshire Police

An 18-year-old man died in a collision on the A303 on Saturday 9 November. At approximately 5.15pm, officers were called to the A303 at the junction with the A350, known locally as Furze …

Ever wondered where your waste ends up after you’ve put it out for collection or taken it to a household recycling centre, or wondered how much is managed in the UK? Wiltshire Council …
community housing

A new advice hub will help communities across Wiltshire take an active role in building affordable homes, to help meet the housing need on their doorstep. The Wiltshire and Swindon Community Led Housing …
Dorset police

Fifteen people found in the back of a lorry in Chippenham last night are currently in custody. Wiltshire Police were called by a member of the public shortly before 8.30pm on 6 November …
Wiltshire Police

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses after sheep were killed in a suspected dog attack near Salisbury. A landowner discovered the injured animals in a field at Bowerchalke on 4 November. Two had …