Cyclist falls foul of 1,000-tacs trick…for third time

WILTSHIRE Police are appealing for information after a cyclist reported more than a thousand tacs being placed on a public path in the Salisbury area. The pins were discovered by the cyclist who got a puncture as he was cycling...

Female bus driver abused by man in Peugeot

POLICE are appealing for information from the public following an incident involving a bus driver in Salisbury. On May 24, at approximately 2.30pm, a man driving a black Peugeot pulled out in front of a bus at Exeter roundabout.   When the...

Salisbury Cathedral opens its library to the public

THIS September Salisbury Cathedral is opening its 15th century library to individuals and small groups as part of its commitment to making its precious collections more accessible to the public. Library Tours will take place in the early afternoon, followed by...

Look back over the decades at gem of town house

MOMPESSON House in Salisbury’s Cathedral Close opened its doors for the 2017 season with a new exhibition and shop. "This year’s exhibition is called New Beginnings: The story of the National Trust at Mompesson House," says Emma James, visitor experience...

Sleepwalking woman recovers in Salisbury after being told she’ll never walk again

A BEAUTICIAN who fell down stairs while sleepwalking has been told she will never walk again. Kate Sell, 44, broke her back in the accident in June and is being treated at the Duke of Cornwall’s specialist spinal unit in...

Landford thief steals car, jewellery…and a nose hair trimmer

POLICE are appealing for information after jewellery and a car were stolen from a house in Landford. Between July 25 and 31, offenders used garden tools from the scene to break in to the house, in Forest Road. Once inside, a...

Have the time of your life as Dirty Dancing comes to City Hall

STAGE Acts Entertainment’s smash hit tribute to one of the greatest movie soundtracks of all time, An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show is coming to City Hall, Salisbury on Friday September 11, 7.30pm. Embarking on its fifth anniversary...

CCTV released after man is hospitalised in Amesbury attack

A 21-YEAR-OLD man was assaulted in Amesbury on June 28 and police are appealing for witnesses. The incident happened outside the Kings Arms in Church Street at approximately 1.40am. The victim was punched to the head and fell to the floor,...

Man arrested and car without rear brakes seized as police operation clamps down on...

POLICE officers from Salisbury carried out a traffic operation yesterday at several locations across the city. The joint operation with colleagues from HM Revenue and Customs targeted traffic and vehicle offences and in total 130 vehicles were stopped. Of those stopped there were five...

Dealer gets seven years after getting caught out in Salisbury

A MAN has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment for five counts of possession with intent to supply. Stephen Charles White, aged 34, of Pen Hill Avenue in Poole, was sentenced at Bournemouth Crown Court. On 7th September 2014, White was...

Cabbie left shaken after attempted mugging in public toilet

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after two men attempted to mug a taxi driver in a public toilet. At approximately 8.30pm on Monday 4 January, the 41-year-old cabbie was using the toilets near the coach park in Millstream Approach, Salisbury,...

Thieves steal oven, hob AND extractor fan in house burglary

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after an electric oven and other items of kitchen equipment were taken from a residential property last Thursday. The house, in Devizes Road, Salisbury, is currently undergoing renovation work and was left empty and secure...

48 hours and counting: Hunt goes on for missing Salisbury man Simon Chadwick

WILTSHIRE Police are appealing for the public’s help in locating a man from Salisbury who was reported missing on Friday. Simon Chadwick, 34, was last seen at 11am on July 22 in the Porton area. He is described as white, around...

Police ask victims to come forward as 23-year-old is arrested for Salisbury attack

WILTSHIRE Police are appealing for other potential victims to come forward following assault in Salisbury. The incident happened at around 6.30pm on Tuesday 13 October in the Market Square. A 20-year-old man from the local area was attacked resulting in...

Manhunt for little ‘swagger’ man after attack on couple in Queen Elizabeth Gardens

WILTSHIRE Police are appealing for witnesses after a young couple were attacked while walking through a Salisbury park. At around 5.30pm on Saturday August 8, the couple, in their 20s, were strolling in Queen Elizabeth Gardens when an unknown man,...