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(March 29, 2009)
'The Devil and Mrs Brown' have been brought together after six decades by local poet Leslie Rocker who says his experiences of life inspired him to illustrate them in words.
  Having been a London theatre director through to involving himself in civic affairs in Warminster he will be signing his anthology next week.
 Waterstones in The Shires shopping centre in Trowbridge will host the event from noon for two hours on Saturday.
STUDENTS planning to go to university in the next academic year which begins this autumn need to apply now if they want financial support during their studies.
In the past, new students have applied to their local authority for funding. Now students starting in the 2009/10 academic year need to apply to Student Finance England
 Their website is Telephone enquiries should be made to 0845 3005090.
Telephone enquiries for continuing students who live in Wiltshire should be made to 01225 713000 or email [email protected].
ANYONE planning to stand for election to the new unitary council should be ready to hit the ground running if they win a public poll.
Insiders tell us that there is a hefty programme of induction planned for all 98 new boys and girls.
The elections are on a Thursday and we have been informed those who are successful will be expected to attend all day the following Monday as the programme kicks off.

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