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Scenic cycling challenge to bring community together and boost primary school's finances

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 9, 2019 - 06:02
A SCENIC challenge for avid cyclists is hoping to bring the community together and raise much-needed funds for Lethbridge Primary School.
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59-year-old lawyer to climb 5,364 metres to reach Everest Base Camp

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 9, 2019 - 06:01
A LAWYER is taking on the challenge of a lifetime to climb 5,364 metres to reach the base of Mount Everest.
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'We only had one computer for the whole office,' accountant retires after 45 years

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 9, 2019 - 06:01
SWINDON'S longest serving accountant has retired after 45 years at MHA Monahans.
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Are you missing your cat? Police appeal as dead cat found in Royal Wootton Bassett

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 9, 2019 - 06:01
A DEAD cat found killed by a Royal Wootton Bassett roadside prompted a social media appeal from police.
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Mystery of missing station plaque to Sir Daniel Gooch is solved (and it's not what you think)

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 9, 2019 - 06:01
A PLAQUE to railway pioneer Sir Daniel Gooch has been removed for repair.
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Fraudster who conned Wiltshire homeowners out of hundreds misses his daughter's birthday (because he's in court)

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 9, 2019 - 06:01
A FRAUDSTER who conned Wiltshire customers out of hundreds of pounds celebrated his daughter’s birthday - from a Swindon dock.
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Addict with a leaking heart valve given extra time by JPs to mend her ways

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 9, 2019 - 06:01
A HEROIN addict with a leaking heart was trying to get herself on the straight and narrow, a Swindon court heard.
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12 Swindon Town fans were subject to banning orders last season (Oxford United only had 11)

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 9, 2019 - 06:01
BANS stopping Swindon Town fans from attending football games fell last year.
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Stalking Awareness Week: 'He said he was close enough to smell my hair'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - April 9, 2019 - 00:31
BBC presenter Alex Lovell has spoken out about her stalking experience in a bid to raise awareness about the issue.
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Alex Lovell: 'He said he was close enough to smell my hair'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - April 9, 2019 - 00:31
BBC presenter Alex Lovell has spoken out about her stalking experience in a bid to raise awareness about the issue.
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Charlie Rowley: Novichok victim 'wants to meet Vladimir Putin'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - April 8, 2019 - 21:39
Charlie Rowley says an apology "would be great" but he cannot see the Russian president "taking the blame".
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When the talkies were the miracle of the cinematic age

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 8, 2019 - 19:31
A WOMAN wearing a fashionable cloche hat inadvertently immortalised herself one chilly day well over 80 years ago.
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'His abuse destroyed my trust': Swindon schoolgirl was sexually abused by her stepfather - after she came out as gay

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 8, 2019 - 17:57
A SCHOOLGIRL from Swindon was sexually abused by her stepfather after she came out as gay.
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Letters to the Editor: "She won’t listen to anybody in her government"

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 8, 2019 - 14:31
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, Unit 1 and 2 Richmond House, Edison Park, Swindon, SN3 3RB. Phone: 01793 501806.
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Letters to the Editor: "The disingenuous argument that a no-deal is essential to force a good deal out of the EU has proven false"

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 8, 2019 - 14:03
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, Unit 1 and 2 Richmond House, Edison Park, Swindon, SN3 3RB. Phone: 01793 501806.
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How to contact police if you're too scared to speak

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 8, 2019 - 13:21
A national campaign to raise awareness of a system to help people alert the police when they are in imminent danger but unable to speak has been launched.
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Wrap up warm! It's a wintry start to Easter holidays

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 8, 2019 - 12:38
Arctic air will bring wintry weather to Swindon during the first week of the Easter holidays.
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Jamie Roberts: Bath still aiming for top four in Premiership

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - April 8, 2019 - 12:30
Centre Jamie Roberts insists Bath can still make the Premiership play-offs following their derby victory over Bristol.
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Daylight burglars make off with cash from house in north Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 8, 2019 - 12:26
TWO burglars have stolen cash from a house during the day.
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