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Melbury Abbas HGV row: Parish withdraws lorry ban bid

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A parish council has withdrawn its legal bid to stop lorries using a narrow road through a Dorset village.Melbury Abbas and Cann Parish Council had raised funds to challenge a one…

Military Removes Vehicle From Larkhill As Nerve Agent Investigation Continues

The British military has removed a vehicle from Larkhill in Wiltshire, as part of the investigation into the nerve agent incident in Salisbury.
A local source told Forces News that a police cordon was enforced and a military flatbed truck removed the c…

Russian spy poisoning probe moves to 'sleepy' Wiltshire village

Investigators in hazardous material suits descended on a Wiltshire village as the inquiry into the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal continued.
Police and Army teams worked in Winterslow, about six miles from Salisbury, on Monday afternoon…

Russia 'highly likely' to be behind Skripal nerve agent attack, May tells MPs

It is “highly likely” that Russia was behind the nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, Theresa May told has MPs.
The Prime Minister said the substance used was a “military grade” nerve agent produced by Russia and there were only…