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Solicitors team up to raise more than £5k for Prospect Hospice

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 08:03
Solicitors firms from Swindon joined forces again to raise more than £5,500 during Prospect Hospice’s annual Make a Will Month initiative.
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She enjoyed all the productions whatever the part - tributes paid to actor Fran

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:49
TRIBUTES have been paid to a well-known amateur drama actress who has died after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
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Hundreds write to oppose huge 'science park' plan outside Wanborough

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:21
Politicians, councils, campaign groups and hundreds of residents have all written to Swindon Borough Council to object to plans to build a huge distribution centre and research facility between Wanborough and south Swindon.
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Park for free on Sunday in Swindon town centre (but not Old Town)

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:15
Shoppers will be able to park for free in Swindon town centre every Sunday.
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Forces charity looking for new volunteers

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:04
THE armed forces charity, SSAFA has launched an urgent appeal to people in Wiltshire to join its network of volunteers that provide support for the military community.
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Thousands of crocuses planted in Swindon to highlight fight against polio

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:03
THOUSANDS of flowers have been planted in parks and public places across Swindon to raise awareness of a serious viral infection
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Swindon campaigners prepare for People’s Vote march in London

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:03
ANTI-BREXIT campaigners from Swindon will head to the capital next month to call for a final say on the exit deal.
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More than 130 young people admitted to hospital for alcohol problems in three years

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:03
HIGHER numbers of young people in Wiltshire are going to hospital because of alcohol than national targets.
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Jailed drug stash brothers had designer clothes but were unemployed

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:03
BROTHERS who were caught with 7,500 wraps of heroin and cocaine and more than half a kilo of cannabis with a street value of more than £81,000 have been jailed.
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HONDA: Town could do with government help to recover from loss

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:02
SWINDON will recover from the shock of the Honda plant closure but it could do with government help, says the managing director of Business West.
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HONDA: 'Don't forget temp and agency workers already being laid off'

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:02
The fate of hundreds of temporary staff and agency workers shouldn't be forgotten in efforts to try and soften the blow of the announced Honda closure, according to one Labour councillor.
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Schoolchildren's protests inspire climate change call

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:02
CLIMATE change protests carried out by youngsters on Friday have spurred on action by climate change groups in Wiltshire, as they call for leaders to declare a climate emergency.
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Healthy appetite for new fruit and veg stall in the Brunel Shopping Centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:02
A NEW greengrocer’s stall in the town centre is already bearing fruit days after opening.
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Drugged-up van driver jailed for ramming into moped rider

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:01
A DRUGGED up van driver who deliberately smashed into two mopeds being ridden by teenagers without helmets has been jailed for two years and seven months.
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HONDA: Council's Plan B - find another car maker to use plant

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 07:00
Keeping Honda operating in Swindon must be the first priority for government, Swindon Borough Council and trades unions said in a motion to be put to councillors.
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HONDA: Revealed, exactly what workers were told by bosses

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 06:40
WORKERS at Honda have told of the moment they were told by bosses the plant was closing.
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Hundreds sign petition in bid to save green space at Coate

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 06:36
Hundreds of residents of south Swindon have signed a petition to protect a patch of green land near Coate Water.
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Help to find out Who Do You Think You Are?

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 22, 2019 - 06:19
Fancy finding out more about your ancestors?
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I like that we live in a world with freedom of speech

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 21, 2019 - 22:06
Comedian Tom Stade is known for speaking his mind and spending a whole show without swearing is sometimes a struggle.
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Tweedy swaps red coat of Butlins for tweed jacket of clowning

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 21, 2019 - 21:04
Tweedy the clown returns to Swindon for a show of magic & mayhem!
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