Rubbish from the smouldering Averies recycling yard in Swindon is being removed to another site to allow fire fighters to fight the blaze
Policing continue to search a pond in Wiltshire after finding women's clothing buried nearby.
Detectives investigating murderer Christopher Halliwell have recovered property belonging to his victim Sian O'Callaghan in Wiltshire.
Families angry at plans to close children's centres across Swindon, today took to the streets in protest.
The town council needs to make £48 million of savings over three years and wants to shut seven of the town's 12 centres. But campaigners say the cuts will hit the most vulnerable.
Firefighters are expected to remain at the scene of a fire in Swindon for the next few days after a thousand tonnes of rubbish caught alight.
Six crews were called to Averies Recycling Centre just before six yesterday evening.
Smoke is continuing to rise from the site, which is being monitored by Public Health England and the Environment Agency. They say there is no impact on public health but residents are being advised to keep their windows shut, especially if they suffer from breathing problems.
– Environment Agency spokesperson
There have been a number of large-scale mixed waste fires during recent months which have led to Air Quality Cells being established because of the duration and potential impact on public health.
Today’s monitoring shows brief spikes in levels of particulate matter but, overall, levels are below the point at which they may impact public health.
Our analysis of other pollutants has not identified any potential for an impact on public health. We continue to advise that people in the affected areas should minimise their exposure to the smoke where possible.
A large fire has broken out at a recycling centre in Wiltshire tonight during a walk out by members of the Fire Brigades Union.
The blaze at the Averies Recycling Centre in Marshgate in Swindon started during this evenings 2 hours of industrial action over pensions. Six resilience crews were called in to cover for the firefighters involved in the strike.
A thousand tonnes of rubbish is on fire, and Wiltshire Fire & Rescue says it could continue to burn until the end of the week. People are being warned to keep doors and windows shut, especially if they have breathing problems.
A fire has broken out at a recycling plant in Swindon. Five fire crews were called to attend the fire at Averies Recycling Centre in Marshgate at around 5:50pm.
1,000 tonnes of rubbish are on fire, along with several pieces of machinery.
Large amounts of black smoke are coming from the recycling plant, and local residents are being advised to keep their windows and doors closed.
A Swindon man jailed for fraud totalling more than £100,000 has been forced to pay some of the money back. 48-year old Nigel Lelliott was jailed for 4 years in December 2013 for five counts of fraud against a disabled teenager.
Lelliott befriended the teenager, who had been awarded a significant amount of compensation after a road traffic collision as a child, and convinced the victim to part with large sums of cash.
He's been ordered to sell or release his assets at a Confiscation Hearing at Gloucester Crown Court last week.
During the investigation, Wiltshire Police seized numerous pieces of artwork, jewellery and other possessions belonging to Lelliott, thought to have been bought with the stolen money.
They will now be sent to auction in an effort to raise funds to help satisfy the Confiscation Order made by the Court. All funds recovered will be paid to the victim as compensation.
It's National Transplant Week and doctors at the Great Western Hospital in Swindon are asking people on the organ donor register to make sure they tell their loved ones.
They say a large number of organs are lost because families refuse permission as they aren't aware of the decision. There are around 60 people waiting for transplants in the Swindon area.
A man has appeared before magistrates in Wiltshire accused of murdering a barman who was cycling home from work.
The family of Jason Voong were in court to hear him also charged with the attempted murder of a woman at the same location just weeks before.
Our Wiltshire correspondent Robert Murphy reports:-
A 28-year-old man from Swindon has been charged with murder and of attempted murder.
It follows the stabbing of 60-year-old barman Tom Rogers on Thursday 26 June on the cycle path near the town's railway station and also an attack on a 24-year-old woman in the same area on Thursday 8 May.
– Anton Allera, Crown Prosecution Service
I have authorised Wiltshire Police to charge Jason Voong 28, from Swindon, with the attempted murder of Leanne James, 24, from Swindon on Thursday 8 May 2014 and the murder of Aulton Thomas Rogers, 60, from Swindon on Thursday 26 June 2014.
It is alleged that Miss James and Mr Rogers were both attacked on the pathway that leads from Station Road to the Rodbourne Area, near to the footpath to the Oasis Leisure Centre in Swindon between 22.20 and 23.40 but on different dates.
Jason Voong has been remanded in custody and will appear at Chippenham Magistrates Court on Thursday 3 July 2014.
Wiltshire Police say they've been granted another 36 hours to question a man on suspicion of the murder of Tom Rogers in Swindon.
The 28 year old was arrested after an armed raid of a house on Southbrook Street Extension in the Ferndale area of the the city.
Magistrates have granted WP a further 36 hours to question man arrested on suspicion of the murder of Aulton Thomas Rogers.
Tom Rogers was found stabbed to death in what's known as Muggers Alley last week while cycling home from work.
Police in Wiltshire say they're to keep a man who was arrested on suspicion of murdering Tom Rogers in custody for a further 12 hours for questioning.
The 28 year old man was arrested in a raid on Monday night.