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January 7, 2019 6:23 PM Stowaway found in school trip coach luggage compartment

A stowaway has been found in the luggage hold of a school coach returning from a ski trip to France. The man was discovered when pupils at St John's school in Marlborough, Wiltshire, returned from Alpe d'Huez at about 11:30 GMT on Saturday. He "emerged from the luggage compartment" when the driver unlocked it, the school said. However, one of the parents 148

September 24, 2018 1:45 PM Princess Charlotte news: Adorable moment Princess scolds cheeky Prince George at wedding

PRINCESS Charlotte has been pictured telling off her cheeky older brother Prince George as she took on a starring role as flower girl at her godmother Sophie Carter’s English country wedding. A less-than-impressed Charlotte appeared to tick off Prince George, five, from the arms of her mother, Kate, as he larked around and playfully pulled faces for the camera 44

August 31, 2018 4:31 AM Gaga pushes boat out to join stars at festival

BRITISH acting royalty was proudly on display when Olivia Colman wowed crowds at Venice Film Festival yesterday. The Broadchurch star, 44, was joined by Emma Stone, 29, to promote their regal drama The Favourite, at the 75th annual awards ceremony. The film starring the actresses chronicles the bitter rivalry between Baroness Masham and the Duchess of Marlborough 44

July 20, 2018 7:51 AM Porsche turns heads at bosses donate £500 to appeal

A SPORTS car worth more than £44,000 cut an unusual sight outside Great Western Hospital’s front doors. Staff from the Porsche Centre Swindon parked the speedy red 718 Boxster outside the Marlborough Road hospital as they presented a £500 cheque for the Brighter Futures Special Care Baby Unit appeal. The cash will go towards new state-of-the-art incubators 48

July 7, 2018 9:30 PM GWH emergency department reopens after Salisbury incident

The ED at the Marlborough Road hospital was closed between 5pm and around 10.10pm, after a police officer attended with medical symptoms related to the Amesbury Novichok poisonings. The officer has been taken to Salisbury District Hospital for treatment. The emergency department was shut and cleaned to Public Health England guidelines. A South Central 46

June 6, 2018 4:39 PM GWH's 2018 winter plan in the spotlight

Great Western Hospital experienced one of their busiest winters on record this year, with cancelled operations and spikes in flu. Directors at the Marlborough Road hospital will tomorrow discuss the lessons learnt from last winter and how best to prepare for the next. Already, £1 million has been set aside by the hospital to bear the costs. Jim O’Connell 38

April 16, 2018 12:01 PM GWH nurses set midday deadline in new bid to tackle bed blocking

NURSES will be assessed on how many of their patients are dressed by lunchtime. It is part of a bid to end so-called "pyjama paralysis" - and tackle bed blocking delays. Hospital chiefs say that staying in hospital gowns or pyjamas all day can end up making people feel more unwell. Great Western Hospital is taking part in a national scheme, #EndPJParalysis 38

March 30, 2018 11:59 AM Enter artworks for prize which celebrates The Ridgeway

CREATIVES who are inspired by Wiltshire's wonderful landscape are being urged to enter for the Swire Ridgeway Arts Prize, which is now collecting works ready for an exhibition just off the Ridgeway itself. The Ridgeway, which runs from near Avebury across the downs past Marlborough and Swindon and on through Oxfordshire to the Goring Gap, has wonderful 25

March 28, 2018 2:24 PM Schools put on lockdown over threat to mow down 'as many students as possible' with a car are told to stand down by police as email is revealed to be a hoax

Schools across the UK were put into lockdown after teachers were sent horrifying threats that children would be deliberately run over by a car and shot. The terrifying warning was sent to hundreds of British schools, ranging from Devon, in the south west of England, all the way up to the north east. Police in Cambridgeshire, where threats were also received 35

March 27, 2018 5:00 AM Sack race champ Stephen Wildish finally wins world record

A DETERMINED dad has finally bagged Mo Farah’s 100 metre sack race world record - eight months after he first took to the track. Stephen Wildish offered the Olympics running ace a chance to recover his pride - challenging him to a 400m sack race showdown. The 37-year-old, who last October claimed he’d beaten Farah’s 100m world record with a time of 28 seconds 28