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SHOUT ABOUT SWINDON: Our open spaces in the spotlight

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 10:36
GREEN spaces abound around Swindon and are a constant source of local pride for residents.
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Council's housing apprentices up for national award

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 10:35
An apprenticeship scheme run by Swindon Borough Council's housing department has been shortlisted for a national award.
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Council's housing apprentices up for national award

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 10:27
An apprenticeship scheme run by Swindon Borough Council's housing department has been shortlisted for a national award.
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Ken Kiley murder trial to open on Monday

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 10:27
A LONDONER accused of murdering former British Army officer Kenneth Kiley will stand trial next week.
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Man almost jumped off town centre car park on New Year's Day

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 10:26
A MAN almost jumped off the top of a town centre car park on New Year’s Day after a family dispute.
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University of Wessex campus idea floated to stop brain drain of highly skilled workers

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 10:25
EMPLOYERS are struggling to recruit degree-skilled workers, according to the Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership.
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Twins and triplets heading to pre-school 'graduate' from childcare club

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 10:24
ADORABLE twins and triplets at a special childcare group celebrated with their siblings and parents ahead of their first day at pre-school.
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£24 a year for more cops? Only if it works

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 10:04
There has been a mixed response to the suggestion that council taxpayers across Swindon and Wiltshire might be asked to find £24 more next year just for the police.
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Road re-opens after lorry crash

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 09:44
Wootton Bassett Road has re-opened after a lorry crashed into a railway bridge earlier this today.
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REVEALED: Tasers fired 26 times by Wiltshire Police officers

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 09:25
DRUNKS and those threatening suicide have been among those Tasered by Wiltshire Police.
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1,300 police reports of online abuse directed at Wiltshire women (now a charity is urging social media giant Twitter to act)

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 09:24
DEATH threats and other vile online abuse aimed at women sparked more than 1,300 reports to Wiltshire Police in the last four years, figures showed.
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£24 a year for more cops? Only if it works

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 09:19
There has been a mixed response to the suggestion that council taxpayers across Swindon and Wiltshire might be asked to find £24 more next year just for the police.
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Twins and triplets heading to pre-school 'graduate' from childcare club

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 07:58
ADORABLE twins and triplets at a special childcare group celebrated with their siblings and parents ahead of their first day at pre-school.
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Man almost jumped off town centre car park on New Year's Day

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 07:50
A MAN almost jumped off the top of a town centre car park on New Year’s Day after a family dispute.
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Wiltshire charity Care Home Volunteers wins national award for work with elderly care home residents

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 06:01
A WILTSHIRE charity has triumphed at the national Caring UK Awards.
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Wiltshire Air Ambulance helicopter hit by firm collapse had already been grounded over safety fears

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 5, 2019 - 06:00
AN AMBULANCE helicopter has been grounded until further notice, after the company operating it went bust.
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Shades of grey

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 4, 2019 - 17:05
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 Love to Shop voucher for the Picture of the Month – you first need to register by emailing ian.parker@wiltshire.newsquest.co.uk.
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Justin Tomlinson: We need a culture change to end these appalling assaults

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 4, 2019 - 16:28
Scrolling through Twitter on New Year’s Day, I came across a series of tweets from Wiltshire Police’s Chief Constable Kier Pritchard, who had been on patrol in Swindon the previous evening.
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Should the bustard flag of Wiltshire fly over Swindon?

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 4, 2019 - 15:46
Should the Bustard flag of Wiltshire be flown more often across the county, and even in the skies over Swindon?
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