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Villagers plead with Church to be allowed shortcut to avoid 'dangerous corner'

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 12:00
The Commissioners of the Church of England were beseeched by councillors to allow pedestrians in a village near Swindon to continue using a footway to avoid a dangerous junction.
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Don't Tell the Bride seeking Swindon couples

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 12:00
Popular E4 show Don't Tell The Bride is coming back for a new series in 2019 and they are currently looking for Swindon couples to take part.
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Here's why parking on pavements could be BANNED

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 11:50
Parking on pavements is seen as a ‘real problem’ on our roads and could be banned.
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Thief took £1,000 from elderly woman's bank account after stealing her debit card

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 10:37
A THIEF stole £1,000 from an elderly woman's bank account after stealing her debit card while asking her for directions.
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Swindon MP wants Parliament to "sort it out" and agree a Brexit deal

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 08:30
SOUTH Swindon MP Robert Buckland has urged other House of Commons politicians to "sort it out" and get a Brexit deal agreed as the deadline to leave the EU is pushed back again.
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Swindon MP blasts "out-of-touch" politicians in his own party for causing Brexit delay

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 08:10
NORTH Swindon MP Justin Tomlinson blasted "out-of-touch" politicians in his own party and in Labour for blocking Brexit and causing another delay.
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TRAFFIC: Thamesdown Drive partly blocked by accident

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 07:52
THAMESDOWN Drive westbound is partially blocked due to an accident between Lady Lane and Oakhurst Way. Traffic is coping well.
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'Modernist' house okayed for village conservation area

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:48
A modern house in a village that planning officers had said should be refused panning permission was approved almost unanimously - to the relief and pleasure of neighbours and nearby residents.
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Scheme supporting young people living in care celebrates its continued success

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:47
A WILTSHIRE Council befriending scheme, that has supported hundreds of young people in care, has just made its 50th active match.
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Rescue dog gets a second chance in Swindon after car crashes

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:47
A POLISH rescue dog’s new owner is hoping to raise enough cash for an operation that would free him from pain.
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Woman stopped for drink driving claimed to be ill because she had accidentally swallowed beads

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:47
A SUSPECTED drink driver told officers she had swallowed some beads, explaining why she felt the need to be sick.
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Wiltshire Search and Rescue name life-saving van Wilfred

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:46
WILTSHIRE Search and Rescue has appropriately named its new incident support vehicle Wilfred.
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Youths from Swindon issue call to action over climate change

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:45
YOUTHS from Swindon are planning on joining in a nationwide day of action about climate change on Friday.
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Hang up: Swindon's smartphone-free gig hosted by DJ Faydz

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:45
Swindon’s music scene will be returning to the pre-digital era for one afternoon when DJ Faydz hosts a unique, old-school dance event where audience members are asked not bring their smartphones.
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SHOUT ABOUT SWINDON: Prospect House hospice provides comfort and compassion to families

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:45
THIS week we're shouting about a local hospice that has given help and support to families all over Swindon when they needed it most.
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'Lay it again, Sam', Council asks contractors over new paving in town

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:44
Wellington Street is one of the main gateways into the town centre from Swindon’s railway station.
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Swindon faces higher cuts than Surrey, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn jibes in parliament

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:44
CUTS to local authorities have hit poorer areas like Swindon harder, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn claimed in parliament yesterday.
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Election 2019: Shaw ward profile and candidates

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:43
There is a clear geographical divide in the ward of Shaw on the western edges of Swindon proper.
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Technology institute at Swindon College could be open as soon as 2021

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:42
A MULTI-MILLION pound high-tech institute at Swindon College could be open as soon as 2021.
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Expanded 'village centre' design guide is adopted

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2019 - 06:42
The proposed new design guidelines for the expansion of South Marston- under Swindon Borough Council's New Eastern Villages project has been adopted.
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