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Lorry crashes into front of Trowbridge pub

Hole left in the front of the Rising Sun following lorry crash Credit: ITV West Country/Jon Leach

A lorry driver has crashed through the front of a pub in Wiltshire.

The incident - which happened at 6am - left a huge hole in the front wall of the Rising Sun pub in North Bradley near Trowbridge.

Wiltshire Police say the drivers injuries are not thought to be serious. He was taken to Bath's Royal United Hospital for treatment.

The road next to the pub was closed for several hours but has now reopened. The building has been deemed structurally safe.

Businesses evacuated due to factory fire in Trowbridge

A fire has broken out in a building used for packaging at the Apetito factory in Trowbridge.

People near the Canal Road Industrial Estate in Trowbridge have been advised to keep their doors and windows closed because of acrid black smoke.

It started just before 2pm. 40 firefighters, two aerial appliances, an incident command vehicle and a water carrier were all called to the scene.

The fire service says the Apetito site has been safely evacuated and no injuries have been reported. Neighbouring businesses, including Airsprung, are also being evacuated by Wiltshire Police as a precaution.

People with an existing respiratory condition should seek medical advice if they have a specific concern.

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Soldiers mark Freedom of Trowbridge

Soldiers have been marching through Trowbridge this morning marking their Freedom of the town.

72 soldiers from 14 Regiment Royal Artillery, based at Larkhill have taken part in the event on Armed Forces Day.

A day to recognise our servicemen across the country.

They've been joined by a band and a section of the King's Troops Royal Horse Artillery.

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Fire crews still damping down in Trowbridge

The scene at the scrapyard fire in Trowbridge on Saturday Credit: Nicky Cooper

Two fire crews are still on the scene of the scrapyard fire in Trowbridge which broke out on Saturday.

The fire is still smouldering and crews are turning over the debris and damping down.

A meeting is taking place between the Fire Service, the Environment Agency and the local council to discuss what further action may be needed.

The road outside Shanley's Scrap Yard remains closed for the time being.

Smoke still rising from scrapyard fire

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