BBC news for Wiltshire

South West Trains: Hong Kong firm MTR to help run rail franchise

MTR will run one of the UK's biggest franchises, along with majority stakeholder First Group.

Dyson 'enormously optimistic' about post-Brexit trade

The billionaire says UK business success lies beyond Europe because "that's the fast-growing bit".

Wiltshire-Somerset train services restored after derailment

Engineers have completed track repairs between Westbury and Castle Cary and the line has reopened.

Teacher banned for groping pupil during camping

Nicolas Bartlett drank alcohol and touched the teenage girl during the school camping trip.

Live BBC World News

Russia protests: Detained Navalny demands PM be questioned

Detained Alexei Navalny appears in court but says it should be Dmitry Medvedev who is summoned.

Syria fighters 'take control' of IS-held airbase near Raqqa

US-backed Syrian forces mark a significant step as they advance on the IS stronghold of Raqqa.

United Airlines caught up in leggings row

Two girls travelling on a pass for employees' guests were barred from a flight for wearing leggings.

Eight school children feared dead in Japanese avalanche

Many more are thought to be injured but rescue efforts are being hampered by bad weather.