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Wiltshire Police 'requires improvement' when it comes to 'stop and search'

Inspectors say they have concerns that the force 'does not understand' why people from ethnic minorities are more likely to be stopped.

Help for Heroes taking legal action against national newspaper

The Tidworth and Downton based charity says claims made about them in the Mail on Sunday are 'false and without foundation'.

Badger discovers archaeological treasures near Stonehenge

The animal dug up an urn, before humans found additional Bronze Age items at Netheravon Down.

New gift shop comes to Salisbury

Another boost for New Canal has quirky gift shop set to open another branch in our city.

Giant hares grace the lawns of Salisbury Cathedral, but why?

The statues of unusual animals are part of an exhibition, with the artist telling us she's honoured to have them there.

Companies Told To Publish Gender Pay Gap

Firms with 250 or more employees will have to publish their gender pay gap under measures being announced by the Government to tackle inequality.

Plumber Finds Baby's Body In Grimsby Drain

A baby has been found dead in a drain in the garden of a house in Grimsby.

25% Of Female Rape Victims Are Under 15

A quarter of female victims are aged just 14 or under, while 9% are not even as old as 10 when they are attacked.

Adam Johnson Sacked After Sex Charge Admission

Footballer Adam Johnson has been sacked by Sunderland after admitting one count of sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl.

Downton Abbey Actor Banned For Drink Driving

Downton Abbey actor Brendan Coyle has been banned from getting behind the wheel for more than four years after being caught drink driving.

Bruce Springsteen To 'Show His Mind' In Memoir

Bruce Springsteen is to release his first autobiography - and has promised to "show the reader his mind".

Firm Prosecuted Over Harrison Ford Leg Break

A film production company has been charged with breaching health and safety laws after Harrison Ford broke his leg when shooting Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Streep On Diversity: We're All Africans Really

Meryl Streep has dismissed questions about the all-white panel at the Berlin Film Festival by telling reporters that "we're all Africans really".

Keating Up For Boyzone-Westlife Supergroup

Ronan Keating has said it would be "fun" if Boyzone followed in the footsteps of Busted and McFly by forming a supergroup with Westlife.

Whites reach last eight of Wessex League Cup

Hard won victory for Salisbury FC over Amesbury Town.

Two swimmers from Salisbury to compete with former Olympians

Phil Muspratt and his friend Rob Langan are competing in the European Masters Championship in May.

Adam Johnson Sacked After Sex Charge Admission

Footballer Adam Johnson has been sacked by Sunderland after admitting one count of sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl.

Man Utd Happy With LVG Amid Mourinho Rumours

Manchester United are happy with Louis van Gaal as their manager, according to Sky sources.

Payet Close To New West Ham Deal, Says Bilic

Slaven Bilic has said Dimitri Payet is close to signing a new contract at West Ham.

Plan To Halt Syria Fighting In A Week's Time

A plan has been agreed for a "nationwide cessation" of violence in Syria in a week's time, US Secretary of State John Kerry has said.

Islamic University Takes Online Battle To IS

The senior advisor to the Grand Mufti has told Sky News they are winning the ideological battle against the so-called Islamic State and fewer people are now joining the group.

Irish Reporters 'Under Threat From Gangs'

A number of Irish journalists have been warned by police they are under threat from criminal gangs in Dublin, Sky sources say.

Woman Fined For Pushing Over Melbourne Cup Cop

A woman has been fined $800 (£390) after pleading guilty to pushing a policeman over at Australia's most prestigious horseracing event.

Scientists Discover Ripples In Space And Time

US scientists have announced the discovery of ripples in space and time known as gravitational waves, in a breakthrough that could revolutionise astronomy.

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