Police investigate after vandals run amok at Warminster nursery

WILTSHIRE Police are investigating acts of vandalism at a nursery in Warminster. The incident occurred last night at the Avenue School and Children's Centre at approximately 8pm. The culprits climbed fencing and trashed equipment during their senseless spree. Two young individuals, one male...

More than a dozen cycles pinched in raid on Batchelors bike shop

POLICE are appealing for information after 13 brand new bikes were stolen from a shop in Warminster. Overnight between July 29 and 30, offenders broke in to Batchelors bike shop in the Market Place and searched the ground and first...

Woman suffers serious injuries in collision with 34-tonne milk tanker

A WOMAN sustained serious injuries after the BMW she was driving collided with a milk tanker on the A303 at Willoughby Hedge. It is believed a black BMW was performing an overtaking manoeuvre at 10.30pm on Friday night when it collided...

“A big man, in body and spirit” – tributes paid to Warminster crash victim...

WILTSHIRE Police have released the name of the driver of the Toyota Yaris who was killed in the double fatal road traffic collision, on the A36, on Wednesday July 22. He was Robert Mayall, 61, from Corton, near Warminster. The Toyota he...

Police name motorcyclist killed in A36 Warminster crash

THE motorcyclist who died following a double fatal road traffic collision on the A36 last week has been formally identified. Steven Lillywhite, 49, of Fisherton De La Mere, Warminster, sadly died on Wednesday July 22. He was travelling south from Warminster...

Feast of fun for the family at Forest Fridays

FOREST Fridays arrive at Stourhead next month, giving families the chance to get closer to nature and enjoy the great outdoors. Activities will be held every Friday throughout August at Fir Walk on the National Trust estate near Warminster, including...

Victims of fatal A36 smash both men from Warminster, police confirm

THE victims of yesterday's fatal crash on the A36 were both men from Warminster, police have confirmed. Wiltshire Police were called to the scene, at the Codford junction with High Street, at 5.57pm following a report of a collision involving...

UPDATE: Two dead as motorbike and Toyota collide on A36

TWO people have been killed in a second double fatal crash on the A36 in less than a week. Police received a call at approximately 5.57pm last night reporting that a silver Suzuki motorbike travelling south towards Salisbury had been...

Emergency services dealing with two-car crash in Warminster

EMERGENCY services are currently in attendance at a road traffic collision in Warminster following a call at approximately 1.05pm. Two vehicles were involved in the collision, which took place between Imber Road and Borham Road. The road is currently blocked and...

Family pay tribute as victims of fatal A36 crash are named

THE victims of Monday's fatal crash on the A36 near Warminster have been named locally as 61-year-old Philip Butler and Jennifer Jones, 28. The pair were travelling in the same red Ford Mustang when it collided with a Morrisons HGV...

Male and female from Westbury killed in A36 crash

TWO people from Westbury were killed in a fatal road traffic collision on the A36 Warminster bypass early yesterday evening. The crash occurred at 4.38pm between the Heytesbury and Crockerton roundabouts when a red Ford Mustang crossed the carriageway for...

A36 remains closed after fatal crash

EMERGENCY services continue to deal with a major road traffic collision on the A36 near Folly Farm, Warminster, this evening. Index understands there have been two fatalities and the road remains closed following the incident, which occurred at around 4.30pm. The...

Police pursue young boy and accomplices after Kingston Deverill burglary

WILTSHIRE Police are appealing for information following a burglary at a property in Kingston Deverill, near Warminster on Thursday, May 28. At 5pm a person was out walking their dog when they heard the sound of breaking glass. An unknown boy - believed...