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Car crashes into house in Malmesbury

Malmesbury Police are looking for the driver of this car. Credit: ITV West Country
  • UPDATE: A man and woman have been arrested on Sunday morning in connection with the crash.

Police are searching for a driver who crashed into the side of a house in Malmesbury, Wiltshire.

It happened in the Parklands area. No one appears to have been hurt.

The motorist is believed to be local to the area and police are urging anyone with more information to contact them on 101.


CCTV images released after knifepoint robbery

Credit: Gloucestershire Police

Police investigating a knifepoint robbery in Gloucester last night have released CCTV images in the hope of identifying the offender.

It happened at McColl's newsagent in Askwith Road.

A man entered the shop, threatened staff with a knife and made off with cash and cigarettes which he put in a black holdall.

No one was injured, but staff members were very shaken.


  • white
  • male
  • mid-twenties
  • 5ft 10ins tall
  • wearing a dark coat with the hood up, and a black face covering

Anyone with information is asked to call Gloucestershire Constabulary on 101.


Police looking for 'good Samaritan' who helped get woman to safety

The incident took place near Clifton Suspension Bridge Credit: ITV West Country

Avon and Somerset Police are trying to identify a good Samaritan who helped a woman to safety from a cliff edge.

A police officer who was handling the incident near Clifton Suspension Bridge says the young man climbed over the fence (of his own accord) and assisted with getting the woman to safety.

After the woman had been left in ambulance care, the police officer didn't get the man's name.

Police are now asking the man to come forward so they can thank him for his actions.

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M4 motorist who died after driving the wrong way is named

Anouska Paterson died in a collision on the M4. Credit: Google maps

A motorist who died after driving the wrong way on the M4 motorway has been named.

41-year-old Anouska Paterson, from Lydbrook in Gloucestershire, died in a collision, between junctions 17 and 16 eastbound, on Sunday 27 August.

Wiltshire Police are still appealing for witnesses, including anyone who may have dash cam footage of a black Audi A3 being driven on the eastbound carriageway before the collision.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the police on 101, asking to speak to PC Jay Clifton, of the Roads Policing Unit, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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