A cygnet has been seriously injured on the canal close to Royal Wootton Bassett.
Police say the baby swan was targeted between July 5 and 6 but was recovered on July 7 after it was reported to the RSPCA and Oak and Furrows Wildlife Rescue.
Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident in Sherston near Malmesbury.
Around 3pm yesterday (Saturday July 20), an altercation took place near to the High Street of the village between a group of men and involving a white VW Golf and brown Mitsubishi pick-up truck.
KNIFE crime is up for the sixth year in a row, new figures show.
In the year to March 2019, more than 285 crimes committed in the county involved knives – up four per cent on the previous year.
TESCO has increased prices on more than 1,000 products in the past two weeks, including staples such as bananas, cheese, pasta and jam, new internal documents seen by PA show.
A chef at a luxury hotel has been sacked after pouring boiling butter down the buttocks of a fellow employee.
IT'S hard to imagine opening a tabloid newspaper or women's magazine and not seeing reality star Gemma Collins' face.
THE SON of celebrity chef Marco Pierre White plans to check into rehab after his latest class A drugs conviction, a court heard.
A PAIR accused of leaking mortuary pictures of Premier League ace Emiliano Sala have appeared before magistrates.
Christopher Ashford, 62, of Page Close, Calne, and Sherry Bray, 48, of Charles Street, Corsham, are accused of illegally accessing CCTV at Bournemouth Mortuary and replaying a post-mortem of the Cardiff City ace and Dorset grandfather Andrew Latcham.
Michael Sleggs, who starred as Slugs in BBC comedy The Country, has died.
The 33-year-old actor is believed to have been undergoing palliative care for heart failure.
FASHION chain River Island has recalled a number of garments over fears they have been made using dangerous levels of harmful chemicals.
PUPILS from Malmesbury School welcomed professional English Rugby Union player James Gibbons to the school last week.
He was there to inspire the students to live a healthier, with a circuit class of the pupils and brought medals to show them.
A SMALL but perfectly formed library has opened on the Village Green at Lower Stanton St Quintin.
The Wee Free Library was declared open on Saturday, June 22, by Cyril Pennington who gave a talk on the history of the green and about how it had a pond 80 years ago.
A SOLSTICE-goer was arrested on an indecent exposure charge last night, after allegedly urinating in view of children.
AS part of their 160th anniversary the Malmesbury Concert Band will be entertaining passers-by and shoppers in town's Market Cross and Birdcage Walk this Saturday from from 11am.
WITH her heart set on a career as a lingerie designer Lyneham’s Lily Voysey has already got one foot on the catwalk.
The weather is finally starting to heat up in Swindon this weekend, so of course horsefly season is here.
HOLIDAYMAKERS heading to Greece this summer are being urged to pack mosquito spray to protect themselves against bugs carrying a virus.