Religious leaders in the West have welcomed the decision by the Church of England's governing body, the General Synod, to enable women to become bishops.
Our presenter Ian Axton interviews the Very Reverend June Osborne, the Dean of Salisbury Cathedral, who some people are suggesting could become the first female bishop.
The inquest into the death of a Wiltshire teenager who was killed by a polar bear while on a school trip begins today.
17-year-old Horatio Chapple from Salisbury died during an expedition in Norway in August 2011. Four people were also injured in the attack, which ended when one of them - Spike Reid from Plymouth - shot the animal, despite being badly wounded.
A cyclist has died after colliding with a lorry on the A354 near Hillcrest Farm in Coombe Bissett, Salisbury. The crash happened yesterday morning at around 10:33am as the lorry overtook two cyclists.
The one at the back - a 49 year-old man from the Salisbury area - died at the scene. His companion was uninjured. The road was closed for 5.5 hours afterwards.
Wiltshire Police would like all witnesses to come forward who have not already done so.
A foodbank charity based in Salisbury says it's seen the biggest ever rise in people using its service.
The Trussell Trust says over fifty nine thousand people in the South West have received at least three days emergency food from its foodbanks during the last 12 months, almost twice the number helped in the previous year.
It runs three hundred and forty foodbanks across the country, with nearly all the food donated by the public.
A 61-year-old motorcyclist has died in a crash in Wiltshire.
The motorcycle and a Scania car transporter were involved in the crash on the A30 at Brook Hill, Donhead St Andrew near Salisbury yesterday [Friday].
The male rider from Bournemouth died at the scene. The truck driver was uninjured.
Wiltshire Police has appealed for anyone with information to contact them.
South West Trains says normal service has resumed between
- Yeovil Junction and London Waterloo
- Exeter St Davids and London Waterloo
- Salisbury and London Waterloo
It follows earlier over-running engineering work at Wimbledon
South West Trains is reporting delays of up to 30 minutes between Yeovil Junction and Salisbury because of a signalling problem.
Police have released CCTV images of people they want to identify after a laptop was stolen from Argos on Southampton Road, Salisbury. It happened at 5pm on Wednesday January 23.