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Major transport plan goes out to consultation

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 15:52
DETAILED plans on the transport plan for the major Eastern Villages development have gone out to consultation ahead of the first stages of work.
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Schools invited to sign up for interactive first aid lesson with TV doctor

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 15:22
SCHOOLS all over Wiltshire are being encouraged to join St John Ambulance’s Big First Aid Lesson Live, next month.
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Doing It For Dan mum and son honoured by PM

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 15:08
PRIME Minister David Cameron has recognised the achievements of a mother and son who raised £20,000 in memory of 11-year-old Daniel Climance.
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Old Town faces five weeks of gas engineering

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 14:16
AGEING gas pipes underneath Old Town will be replaced by Wales & West Utilities later this month as part of a £30,000 five week project.
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Guests are serenaded at breakfast by landlady at one of AA's friendliest B&Bs

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 13:13
GUESTS at the Old Post Office in South Marston are likely to be greeted with a hug and if they are lucky, a solo performance of their favourite operatic aria over breakfast.
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Police issue plea in Polish during Grzegorz Beyer investigation

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 12:44
POLICE have issued a Polish version of their latest appeal for information after the death of Grzegorz Beyer.
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Jailed: Man nabbed by householder stealing laptop

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 12:35
A MAN on early release from prison is back behind bars after he was caught breaking into a house and held until police arrived.
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Singing florist gets shock of life with unexpected TV performance on Michael McIntyre show

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 11:44
A SINGING florist got the surprise of her life when she was stitched up by her family and appeared on a national TV show,
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Liver transplant survivor backs new campaign to get rid of hep C stigma

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 11:41
IF your liver fails, you have 72 hours before you die. That's a fact Swindon's Kelvin Marshall was only too aware of when he needed a liver transplant.
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Council's baby team given national recognition

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 11:36
EFFORTS by council staff to help new parents have been recognised by UNICEF UK who have given Swindon special accreditation.
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Town crier has plenty to shout about at unique event

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 10:53
ROYAL Wootton Bassett’s town crier had plenty to shout about last weekend, as town criers from across England and Wales gathered for a unique event.
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Trial for man accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting little girl

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 10:16
A MAN who is accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a little girl is to face trial by judge and jury.
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Fundraiser aims to give Gareth a summer holiday

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 09:33
BIG sister Nikki Wardle is so determined to give her seriously disabled brother a holiday she organised a special fundraiser for him.
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Rail passengers with bikes must book in advance

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 09:33
PASSENGERS wanting to take a bike with them on First Great Western mainline routes will have to book in advance from today.
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New bike reservation rule for rail users

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 16, 2016 - 09:19
A new rule comes into force for train passengers travelling with their bicycles on some Great Western Railway (GWR) services.
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Letters: May 16, 2016

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 09:13
PLEASE keep your letters to 250 words maximum giving your name, address and daytime telephone number - even on emails. Email: letters@swindonadvertiser.co.uk. Write: Swindon Advertiser, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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Cyclists' tribute during Swindon's first Ride of Silence

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 09:07
INTERNATIONAL event The Ride Of Silence will be coming to Swindon on Wednesday.
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JAILED: Parking administrator who cheated ratepayers out of £66k

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 06:04
A COUNCIL worker who cheated taxpayers out of more than £66,000 has been jailed for two years.
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Mother of five goes extra mile to make difference as foster carer

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 16, 2016 - 06:04
A MOTHER of five has spoken of how harsh experiences during her own childhood inspired her to become a foster carer.
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Golf champion Harry Vardon's clock sold

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 15, 2016 - 18:40
A clock presented to the greatest Open golfing champion ever is sold at auction for almost double its estimate.
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