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Search and Rescue teams target Marlborough area in hunt for missing Devizes man

Wiltshire Police are appealing for help from the public to find missing man Christopher Pitfield, aged 53. Christopher, who is from Devizes, was last seen in his car (dark grey Kia Avenga) at around 5.45pm yesterday (Saturday 24 September 2016) parked...

Two injured as Lexus catches fire in Devizes crash

POLICE are appealing for information following a road traffic collision on the A361 yesterday. Officers received a call at 1.07pm, following a collision between a Mitsuibish L200 and a Lexus IS200 on the A361 Beckhampton Straight, Devizes. As a result of the...

Warning as ‘Scotland Yard’ fraud scammers target Wiltshire residents

WILTSHIRE Police have issued a warning after receiving reports from members of the public today relating to suspicious phone calls. Two calls were reported this afternoon from residents in the Marlborough area, in which a man states he is calling...

Swindon woman named as pedestrian killed in A4 tragedy, two Marlborough men arrested

THE woman killed as she was walking on the pavement along side the A4, near Savernake Hospital, on Thursday afternoon has been named. Jane Thompson, 54, was from the Redhouse area of Swindon. Sadly she died at the scene. The incident happened...

Marlborough woman guilty of defrauding tens of thousands from Armed Forces charity

A MARLBOROUGH woman has been sentenced to 13 months imprisonment suspended for two years, and ordered to carry out 180 hours of unpaid work after pleading guilty to fraud by abuse of position and theft by employee. Chantelle Maye, aged...

Three Wiltshire locations named on list of best places to live in UK

THREE Wiltshire locations have been named among the best places to live in the UK in a national newspaper survey. The Sunday Times has included Mere, Marlborough and Tisbury in their top 15 shortlist of top venues in the south...

Was Marlborough’s phantom litter picker scouting houses to rob?

POLICE believe a man seen deliberately dropping litter around Marlborough before collecting it with a picker may have been scouting houses. The man, in his late 20s or early 30s, was spotted acting strangely in the Clench Common area on...

UPDATE: Woman killed as three cars and a coach crash on Swindon to Marlborough...

A WOMAN has been killed in a serious crash involving a coach and three cars on the A346 Swindon to Marlborough road. All three emergency services and the air ambulance are currently at the scene near Ogbourne St George. The cars...

Woman trapped as serious crash closes A346 between Swindon and Marlborough

THE A346 has been closed to traffic after a serious crash between Swindon and Marlborough this afternoon. The collision involved just one car, which struck a tree. All three emergency services are in attendance and the Wiltshire Air Ambulance is also...