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Nursery pupils explore the world with high-tech augmented reality sandbox

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:10
A SCHOOL is celebrating 25 years of excellent early childhood education with new ‘augmented reality’ technology.
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Bags of cannabis found and speeding drivers warned as police go out on patrol

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:07
POLICE warned speeding drivers and confiscated cannabis while out on patrol.
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Views wanted on how to help the homeless in Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:04
A THREE-MONTH consultation on how to prevent homelessness in Wiltshire and help those who are homeless find a home has begun.
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Wiltshire Police raise £3,000 for charity during Down's Syndrome Awareness Week

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:03
WILTSHIRE Police smashed its fundraising target for this year's Down's Syndrome awareness week by selling more than 1,000 pairs of odd socks.
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More than 1,000 people enjoy colourful Holi Festival

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:03
MORE than 1,000 people splashed themselves with water and colour at Swindon’s Hindu Temple to celebrate the return of the Holi Festival.
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New College student designs e-sports tournament trophy

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:03
NEW College students will compete against other schools and colleges in a popular e-sports videogame tournament - and one lucky student is designing its official trophy.
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Firefighters extinguish shower fire in Old Town

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:03
FIREFIGHTERS raced to the scene of a fire in Old Town.
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Winners of Swindon Music Festival's organist classes announced

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:03
THE winners of the 110th Swindon Music Festival's organ classes have been announced.
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Big Knit to help the homeless returns on Saturday

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:03
THE Swindon Big Knit returns to the Orbital shopping centre on Saturday.
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Objections to plans for 190 new homes between Swindon and Highworth

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:03
SEVERAL objections have been made to plans for 190 homes and a conveniences store to be built between Swindon and Highworth.
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Hundreds gather at Cenotaph to pay respects to Christchurch shooting victims

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:02
A LARGE and diverse crowd gathered at the cenotaph in Swindon town centre to pay their respects to the victims of the mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand.
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HONDA: Road closures will allow Honda marchers to travel safely through town centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:01
PARTS of the town centre will be closed to traffic while marchers campaigning to keep Swindon's Honda factory open make their way from the County Ground to GWR Park from 11am to 12.30pm on Saturday.
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Crown Prosecution Services apologises to Mark Lamarr after discontinued assault case

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:01
SWINDON-born comedian and TV presenter Mark Lamarr received an apology from the Crown Prosecution Service for wrongly charging him with assault and false imprisonment of a woman.
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Shrivenham pupils learn importance of Fairtrade food with Midcounties Cooperative

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 08:01
SHRIVENHAM pupils learned about the importance of ethical food practices with the Midcounties Coop as part of a Faritrade event.
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Drug dealer claimed Home Office made him do it

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 07:07
A DRUG dealer selling up to 70 wraps a day in the Broad Street area told the police he was being forced to do it by the Home Office.
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Fears raised over £48m council cuts

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 07:07
CHARITIES and campaigners working with some of the most vulnerable people in Swindon say they’re worried by the prospect of  more severe cuts to the council budget.
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Pupils act out criminal cases in real courtroom

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 07:05
TEENAGERS got a taste of life in the courtroom at the 25th annual Magistrates’ Association mock trial competition.
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Arthritis sufferer Tom could hardly walk for the bus - now he's running a marathon

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 07:01
TOM Jones used to struggle to walk to the bus stop due to his rheumatoid arthritis, but now he plans to run the London marathon.
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Almost a third of workers think healthy eating at work has a 'big brother' effect

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 07:01
HALF of workers in the region don't want their employer pressure them to live a healthier lifestyle, research has revealed.
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Angel Inn counts its blessings with 100 bookings for Mothers Day (For its first ever service)

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 25, 2019 - 07:01
A VILLAGE pub that's been given a colourful makeover has proved a hit with residents in Purton.
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