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Reviews, quizzes, surveys, columns from the great and the good of Wiltshire, and much much more...

Track of the week – Baby 126 by Ruby Confue

BABY 126 sounds like the distilled essence of summer, joyous dance grooves and brazen brass blend with street soul choruses and blasts of Shakespeare re-imagined as a hip-hop act to produce a brilliant and totally infectious feel good, future classic. It’s warm, breezy...

DRIVEN: Ab Fab – Skoda’s new mark of excellence

REGULAR readers will know that I am partial to a Skoda. Within the currently available range there simply isn't a bad car. They are all roomy, well priced, well made and well priced so I didn't expect the new Fabia...

DRIVEN: Kia Soul – Bringing Back The Fun

TODAY'S featured car is the Kia Soul, seen here in the well specified 'Mixx' trim. The original car first saw the light of day seven years ago and, I'm pleased to say, this current model is a huge step...

WATCH: Speeding driver narrowly misses horse rider

THIS is the shocking moment a horse rider narrowly missed being mown down by a speeding driver on a quiet country road. Shocked motorist Michael Preedy, 36, filmed a silver Honda Civic zooming past him on his dash cam at...

MARTIN WICKS: ‘Right to buy’ – government robbery of councils and Housing Associations

WITH the Conservatives now in government alone, one of the key policies it will seek to implement is the extension of 'right to buy' to Housing Association homes. Quite how a government which masquerades as the defender of 'freedom' and...

President Obama turns tourist in Wiltshire

VIEW the moment the President of the United States of America made a flying visit to Wiltshire. Barack Obama's Marine One helicopter stopped at Boscombe Down Airbase on the last stop of his three-day trip to the NATO Summit in Wales in...

Victory for Team Wiggins at Cycle Wiltshire GP

WATCH British Cycling's report and interview from the Cycle Wiltshire GP - the final round of the 2015 British Cycling Elite Road Series Spring Cup.