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October 30, 2015 5:20 PM Wiltshire and Swindon displays on November 5, 6 and 7

Here's a list of some of the best fireworks displays in the area - if yours isn't included leave details below and we'll update the list. Annual Bonfire and fireworks night, 6pm, Brinkworth Recreation Field, Barnes Green (B4042), Brinkworth. Adult £5, child £3. 0799 934 3972. Fireworks display following the lighting of the bonfire. Hot and cold drinks 9

October 1, 2015 6:10 PM Suspected drug dealer in court after three kilos of heroin and cash seized

A SUSPECTED drug dealer has appeared in court after three kilos of heroin and cash were seized. Chance Wadey, 26, of Marlborough Place, Brighton, appeared before Brighton Magistrates Court' on Wednesday charged with possession with intent to supply class A drugs. A search under the Misuse of Drugs Act was executed at a flat in Marlborough Place on Monday 7

September 7, 2015 8:39 PM Britain's Superhenge: Massive 4,500-year-old stone monoliths may be largest prehistoric monument ever found

The monument is on an "extraordinary scale" researchers said, with the ancient site five times the size of Stonehenge. The site is just under two miles from Stonehenge in Wiltshire and is thought to be a Neolithic ritualistic sacred space. The stones, over four centuries old, with some measuring 15ft (4.5m) were found under 3ft of earth at Durrington 21

September 7, 2015 9:22 AM Scales of Justice: Faulty headlights, speeding and driving while using a mobile among cases heard

Scales of Justice rounds up some of the cases which have recently been decided at Teesside Magistrates' Court Robin Evershed, 37, of Morton Carr Lane, Nunthorpe, Middlesbrough, fined £210 and ordered to pay £105 costs for speeding. Lee Anthony Hayward, 25, of Marlborough Road, Stockton, fined £200 and ordered to pay £105 costs for speeding. Philip Johnson 99

August 10, 2015 3:11 AM Comedy writer David Nobbs dies

The author and creator of the TV classic Reggie Perrin series David Nobbs jokingly said that when he died the UK's Daily Telegraph should use the headline Death Of Red Dave. He was making a gag about being a trade union boss, having been honoured with the presidency of the Writers' Guild of Great Britain. It was a role he was rightly proud to have achieved 21

July 28, 2015 2:01 PM Chance to take on horseless gallop for charity

BARBURY is globally famous for its annual horse trials event but on Sunday racegoers will have to contend without the faithful steeds in this year's Horseless Steeplechase. Last year the fundraising event organised by the The Rotary Club of Swindon Phoenix and the Rotary Club of Marlborough welcomed around 100 runners who helped to raise more than £2,000 for Rotary 14

July 5, 2015 10:13 AM Pippa misses out again! Princess Charlotte's godparents include old friends and Diana's niece but Kate's sister is not on the list

One of Princess Diana's nieces is to become a godparent to Princess Charlotte, one of just five close friends and relatives afforded the honour. The Honourable Laura Fellowes, the daughter of one of Diana's elder sisters, Jane, will this afternoon join William's pals James Meade and Thomas van Straubenzee at St Mary Magdalene Church at Sandringham for the baptism 46 1

July 3, 2015 9:24 PM Triumph of grandpa Charles: Just weeks ago he was lamenting he never saw his grandson. But on the eve of Charlotte's christening, there's been a joyous turnaround

Prince William doesn’t make the same mistake twice. Just a few months ago, Prince Charles was complaining he ‘almost never’ saw his grandson Prince George, whom he is privately hoping to mentor as a future king. Today, the lime sapling planted in Highgrove’s kitchen garden by trowel-wielding George, nearly two, with the tender help of his grandfather 19 1

May 21, 2015 7:00 PM World's oldest piggy bank to sell for £1,000!

It might seem a lot to splash out on something to save your cash in but auctioneers are expecting the world's oldest piggy bank to sell for the porky price of £1,000! The money-saving figure is thought to be at least 500 years old from Java's Majapahit period. The old statue is shaped like a boar, which the Javanese thought to be a sign of prosperity 5

May 14, 2015 9:40 PM Squid's in! Giant cephalopod washes up on New Zealand beach

A giant squid washed up on a New Zealand beach this week, a local aquarium reported on its Facebook page. The colossal cephalopod's body is more than two metres long, and its longest tentacle is just over 5 metres long. The squid was discovered in the South Bay area of Kaikoura, a town on the South Island with a rich array of marine life. Kaikoura Marine 9 2