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Carpet firm owner looks for happy couples for free wedding photos

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 12, 2019 - 06:02
A BUSINESSMAN is looking for happy couples to make a profession out of his passion for photography.
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Tech institute will attract more digital firms to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 12, 2019 - 06:02
A TECHNOLOGY institute at Swindon College could temp more firms to relocate here to meet the high demand for digital skills.
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INADEQUATE: Staff member at special measures care home had to lock themselves in office after 'injury'

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 12, 2019 - 06:01
A CARE home staff member was forced to lock themselves in an office after being assaulted by a resident.
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Letters sent to homes in Broadgreen in latest effort to fight fly-tipping in town

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 12, 2019 - 06:01
HUNDREDS of Broadgreen households have received a note through the door this month warning them of the penalties of dumping waste outside their homes.
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It's a 10 from us! Urban dancers from across the globe are in Swindon this week (and you can join them)

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 12, 2019 - 06:01
BREAK-DANCERS from around the world are descending on Swindon this week for a festival of urban dance.
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First look at how George Gay Gardens development might look

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 12, 2019 - 06:00
THIS is the first glimpse of plans for a new 149-home development on Queens Drive.
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Meet the Adver's new Facebook community reporter

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 12, 2019 - 06:00
SWINDON communities will have the chance to shout even louder about their achievements thanks to a new partnership between the Adver and Facebook.
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Arts centre play has librarians guarding an old man's memories

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 20:15
A THOUGHT-provoking play about the nature of dementia comes to the Arts Centre in Devizes Road on Wednesday, April 24.
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A date in the forest with Modfather Paul

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 20:11
TICKETS are still available for Paul Weller’s forthcoming Forest 2019 gig at Westonbirt Arboretum.
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Tribute to Tommy Cooper comes to Swindon with family's approval

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 20:06
How best to grab an audience’s attention during a one-man show about an iconic comedian and magician who died in 1984?
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Tory councillors claim Jeremy Corbyn 'misled' MPs over Swindon comments (but are they right?)

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 19:12
CONSERVATIVE councillors have claimed Jeremy Corbyn misled parliament in comments comparing homelessness and child poverty figures in Swindon and Surrey.
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Easter is coming... Dragon egg treat for Game of Thrones fans

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 17:30
A supermarket with three stores in Swindon is giving Game of Thrones fans an Easter treat.
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Goat Pilates is back for 2019 (and here's why you should book your ticket now)

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 17:01
LAST summer’s surprise hit is returning to a Wiltshire farm.
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Collecting money at Lidl for Parkinson's Awareness Day

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 16:46
FUNDRAISERS collected money for Parkinson's Awareness Week at the Lidl in Gorse Hill.
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Rewilding land hot topic at nature-lovers' dinner

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 16:05
FOLLOWING some lovely sunny days, the weather over the last week has been cold and miserable. It was overcast for most of the time , sometimes with fog to start the days and temperatures plummeting overnight to give quite sharp ground frosts. The storms, often of hail and sleet, did not to help conditions, with Thursday being a really awful day during which 24 mm (approx 1") of rain fell over the 24 hours. On Manor Farm we had a total of 33 mm of rainfall over the week .
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Labour Parliamentary candidate Sarah Church glad that UK isn't "crashing out" of EU

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 15:56
Labour's South Swindon Parliamentary candidate Sarah Church expressed relief after the Prime Minister agreed to delay the Brexit deadline to avoid leaving the EU with no deal.
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NATIONAL: World's biggest Primark opens its doors

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 14:48
The world’s biggest Primark has opened its doors in Birmingham, featuring water fountains, charging points and recycling areas.
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Images of spring from talented photographers

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 14:16
These pages showcase some of the amazing images being sent in by the members of our new Swindon Camera Club. If you’d like to join the club – and be in with a chance of winning a £50 T4 Cameras voucher for the Picture of the Month – you first need to register by emailing ian.parker@wiltshire.newsquest.co.uk.
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Letters to the Editor: "These perceived preferences exist because organisations give the consumer no option other than to comply with their demands"

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 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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Traffic delays expected as heavy load travels with police escort through Wiltshire on Monday

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 14:00
A POLICE escort of a heavy load could cause congestion throughout the county and along the M4 on Monday morning.
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