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Salisbury poisoning: Police 'identify Novichok suspects'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - July 19, 2018 - 16:57
Several Russians are believed to have been identified in the nerve agent attack, reports say.
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£1m bin collection and grounds team must smarten up its act

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 16:49
STREET cleaning teams must up their game if they are to hold onto a parish council street cleaning contract.
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Build more council houses says Swindon Labour leader

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 16:32
LABOUR councillors have called on the borough to build extra council houses to tackle homelessness.
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BANNED: Motorbike speeder caught doing 127mph on the M4

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 16:27
A MOTORCYCLIST has been banned from driving for a year after he was caught driving at almost 130mph on the motorway.
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Swindon Soroptimists celebrate 90 years of votes for all women

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 16:01
A Victory Breakfast celebrating equal votes for women was held at the Marriott Hotel by Swindon Soroptimists.
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MP backs school mile running scheme

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 15:52
A SWINDON MP backed charity plans to get children jogging.
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Amesbury Novichok poisoning: Inquest hears of 'goodbye'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - July 19, 2018 - 14:40
Dawn Sturgess' sister describes the moment she learned her life support would be removed.
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Council-built homes win award

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 14:40
HOUSES built by Swindon Borough Council have been recognised as the best small new housing development.
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Letters to the Editor: Thursday, July 19, 2018

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 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, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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Could crop circle aliens be giving backing to Brighter Futures bid?

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 13:56
EVEN the aliens could be backing Swindon’s radiotherapy appeal.
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Nicola will run for a Brighter Future for cancer patients

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 13:30
When the pain of running 13 miles and more starts to kick in to her legs, a worker at the Great Western Hospital will be driven on by the knowledge that other make a much more difficult journey.
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Tribute to a legend in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 13:20
THE legendary performer Sir Elton John is celebrated in a night of music and spectacle called The Rocket Man at the Wyvern Theatre on Friday.
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New Old Town Library opening hours are proving popular

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 13:08
OLD Town’s library has extended opening hours.
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New Quirky Bird drama is family affair

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 13:01
Anya Reiss’ fresh and funny debut drama, Spur of the Moment, looks at the distance between close family relations and a young girl on the brink of adolescence. Spur of the Moment is performed by Swindon’s Quirky Bird Theatre tonight and tomorrow, from 7.30pm at the Shoebox Theatre, Theatre Square.
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MP for North Swindon welcomes record-high employment figures

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 12:30
THE trial to introduce voter ID at polling booths in last May’s local elections was a success, according to a report by the Electoral Commission.
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Swindon wedding planners expand across M4 corridor

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 12:20
A WEDDING planning directory is expanding along the M4 corridor after a rapid growth in business
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Home town gig raising funds for Swindon Jazz

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 12:16
LOUIS Armstrong’s Wonderful World is recreated this weekend by Swindon’s own jazz stars, brothers Ian and Alan Bateman.
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Now you can play XBox while you're bike's being repaired

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 12:13
A BIKE garage is Swindon has opened a community space for the local biking community to network while they wait for repairs.
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Handbags at dawn for Bunburying

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 12:06
THE Importance of Being Earnest is a play that epitomises English humour, not only with its slapstick comedy but also in the characters’ mannerisms – it’s a trait actor Rhys Whiteside can relate to as he plays Jack Worthing in the Oscar Wilde classic.
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Peter Andre to headline MoD Lyneham's CivPop Festival

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 19, 2018 - 12:06
POP star Peter Andre will headline a music festival at MoD Lyneham which will raise money for military charities.
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