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Volunteer for the NSPCC and teach children to Speak Out and Stay Safe

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2019 - 05:03
The NSPCC is appealing for volunteers to help teach primary school children in Wiltshire how to recognise and report different types of abuse.
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NSPCC appeals for more volunteers to help tackle child abuse in Swindon and Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2019 - 05:03
THE NSPCC is seeking more volunteers to prevent child abuse and help keep victims safe in Swindon.
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Fears over cuts as fire callouts in Dorset and Wiltshire rise to a seven-year high

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2019 - 05:02
The number of fire callouts in Dorset and Wiltshire rose to a seven-year high last year, amid a decrease in firefighter numbers over the last five years.
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IN THE DOCK: Recent cases before Swindon Magistrates' Court

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2019 - 05:02
M4: Gary Mahon, 25, of Upper Lambourn, was fined £406 for speeding on the M4 at Brinkworth. His licence was endorsed with six penalty points and he was ordered to pay £125 in costs and surcharge.
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Volunteers wanted in Haydon Wick

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2019 - 05:02
Haydon Wick Parish Council is looking for volunteers to help keep the area clean and tidy.
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Christmas market full of food coming to town centre next week

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2019 - 05:01
A CHRISTMAS market full of continental food stalls will pop up in the town centre next week.
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Roundabout Reading scheme promotes adult literacy

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2019 - 05:01
IT'S not just young people who need help and support with their literacy skills.
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1,000 pupils across Swindon learn about winter water safety

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2019 - 05:01
Hundreds of pupils across Swindon have taken part in a winter water safety show.
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Swindon Town 0-1 Cheltenham Town

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 19, 2019 - 22:04
Alex Addai's strike sends Cheltenham into the second round of the FA Cup at the expense of West Country rivals Swindon.
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Robert Buckland's life tariff policy for murderers is criticised

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 18:51
Justice Secretary Robert Buckland's plan to introduce a mandatory life tariff for child murderers has been criticised.
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Sai Aletaha: Kickboxer who died after bout 'liked by everyone'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 19, 2019 - 18:32
Sai Aletaha suffered a brain injury during a Fast and Furious Fight Series event over the weekend.
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Teens face jail after stabbing drug dealers near Trowbridge Tesco

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 15:57
THREE teenagers face jail after admitting their part in a stabbing near Trowbridge Tesco.
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Swindon mum has hair set on fire by pair of robbers

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 15:14
A YOUNG mum's hair was set alight by a pair of robbers in Walcot in what police described as the second suspicious incident in as many days.
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Larkrise and St Nicholas to be kept open until Rowde super school is ready

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 15:07
HEADTEACHERS of both Larkrise and St Nicholas special schools have welcomed Wiltshire Council’s decision to keep both schools, as well as Rowdeford, open until the new super school is ready - but they say more funding for the existing schools is needed in the meantime.
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Letters to the Editor: "Young people like him are being failed by the system"

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 14:01
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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Housing hub goes ahead to meet the need for affordable homes in the area

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 13:08
PEOPLE who want to help get affordable homes built in their community should find the process easier with the launch of a Community Housing Advice Hub covering the county.
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READER RECOMMENDS: Where is the best place for a Christmas night out in Swindon?

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 12:31
We are slowly getting into the Christmas spirit and we are looking for the best Christmas nights out in Swindon for this week’s reader recommends.
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Prolific Swindon burglar is back behind bars

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 12:15
A PROLIFIC burglar has been sent back to jail for two years and four months after breaking into a home in Swindon.
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Asda thief stole Blu-rays worth £1,500

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 11:56
A SHOPLIFTER stole Blu-rays worth £1,500 from Asda Walmart.
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FOOD REVIEW: The Churchill, Royal Wootton Bassett

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2019 - 11:24
Value for money is a tricky concept to define at the best of times.
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