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Tuneless Choirs raised total of £1.5k for Wiltshire Mind

CHOIR members joined together for a tea party to raise money for the charity Mind.
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DAVID RENARD: Bringing our Swindon town centre vision to life

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:08
ON Monday I will present my annual report to the council’s scrutiny committee, which sets out the administration’s record for the previous 12 months and looks at the strategic priorities for the current year.
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82 per cent rise in drug related deaths after funding cuts

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:08
Drug related deaths in Wiltshire have risen by 82 per cent since 2013 with less money being spent on rehab.
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Wroughton celebrate 100 year mark of local markets

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:08
WROUGHTON Country Market celebrated 100 years since markets were first put up.
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Step Out Swindon walking group

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:08
Step Out Swindon is social walking group which holds walks around Swindon on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays.
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Toy Story 4: a nostalgia trip for Disney fans

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:08
I TRAVELLED back in time as I stepped into the cinema to watch Toy Story 4.
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Love Island uses Zoe Mead's cover of You Could Be Happy during Amy Hart's emotional exit

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:07
A SWINDON singer was thrust into the big time when one of her tracks was used to pull the heartstrings on Love Island.
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Open gardens to keep pool open

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:07
Two Stratton pensioners are opening their gardens for the benefit of the Thamesdown Hydrotherapy Pool.
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Excalibur gains information security certification

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:06
A SWINDON communications and IT firm received a special certification after six months of work.
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Van driver who struck OAP in Swindon Waitrose car park has flashbacks to accident

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:01
A DRIVER still has flashbacks to the moment his Ford Escort van knocked down a pensioner in Waitrose car park three days before Christmas.
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Parish councillor bid to get Casbah club flats plans called in to Swindon planning committee

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:01
A DEVELOPER bid to replace town centre nightclub Casbah with flats had been dealt a blow by parish councillors.
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'His blood was in my mouth': Bravery nomination for Wiltshire PC who stopped bloodied man

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:01
A PROBATIONER constable has spoken of the moment a man threw blood in his mouth and smashed his head against a garage door.
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SPECIAL REPORT: How a Swindon team manager became the latest coach caught up in English football's sex abuse scandal

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 11, 2019 - 05:00
A FORMER star player could remember the year his coach tried to rape him. It was the same year as the Mexico World Cup. 1986, the year England would be pushed out of the competition by Maradona’s notorious Hand of God.
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Rosa King inquest: Zookeeper mauled by tiger 'accidentally'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - July 10, 2019 - 20:21
Zookeeper Rosa King did not recognise that a metal slide to block the tiger had been left open.
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A new chapel in Swindon at the dawn of a new century

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2019 - 19:36
IF the people in this photograph look rather stern, that’s because looking rather stern in group photographs was the done thing in 1900.
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Top Swindon choir gets ready for summer date at Steam

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2019 - 19:31
SIMON Warren and Stuart Allinson each became involved with Wessex Male Choir by chance - and each was instantly hooked.
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When the height of decadence in Swindon was a portable TV

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2019 - 19:31
ADVER stories this week in 1959 reflected a town and a country between technological and cultural eras.
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Wiltshire-born zoo keeper's death is ruled an accident

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2019 - 17:55
A WILTSHIRE-born keeper who was mauled by a tiger at a zoo died accidentally after entering an enclosure without recognising that a metal slide designed to isolate the animal had been left open, an inquest concluded.
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Local TV chain That's TV shuts 13 studios

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - July 10, 2019 - 17:22
News bulletins on some That's TV stations will be hosted by presenters outside the area they serve.
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Couple furious over Swindon council’s failure to fix roof…for five years

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2019 - 17:01
A SWINDON couple have hit out over the council’s failure to fix the hole in their roof for five years.
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