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Snow problem on the train lines as GWR wins commuters' praise

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:07
PASSENGERS were taken aback at how smoothly Great Western Railway trains managed in the snow yesterday.
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Bus firms win praise for how they coped with snow problems

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:04
BUSES were thrown into chaos by the snow in Swindon yesterday.
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Find out how much more you could be paying on your council tax

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:04
MORE than £142 million will be spent by Swindon Borough Council in the next financial year, starting in April.
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Council extend rough sleeping strategy for two weeks

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:04
A CONSULTATION on tackling rough sleeping has been extended for a further two weeks.
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Farmer ploughs through the snow to get hospital manager to work

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:04
ONE man and his tractor ploughed through the snow to keep a private hospital running yesterday.
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It’s snow problem! Blitz spirit saves the day for GWH nurses

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:03
CARE workers and nurses battling heavy snow to reach patients were given a helping hand from life-saving citizens yesterday.
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Wichelstowe's first pub pushes the boat out -really! (and you can pour your own pints)

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:03
A CANAL-side pub with a full-length narrowboat inside has opened on the new Wichelstowe development.
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'It's all down to my young team,' family-run cafe scoops best start-up award

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:03
A FAMILY-run cafe which staved off developers and opened 18 months ago has won Start-up of the Year Award in the whole of the South West.
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Teenage thug, 15, smashed man's jaw in Pinehurst street attack

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:03
A BOY of 15 who left a man with a shattered jaw in an unprovoked attack in a Pinehurst street is facing the prospect of jail.
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Club legend John Trollope digs first hole of new £2.4m sports hub

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 06:02
CLUB legend John Trollope dug the first hole of a new £2.4m sports hub for the Swindon Harriers Athletics Club.
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Team GB starts help kick of scheme that could see youth groups get £1m boost

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 04:51
Youth clubs in Wiltshire could win a share of £1m thanks to a major scheme launched today by a leading housebuilder.
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Do police have a Brexit plan? We don;t know, they won't tell us...

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 2, 2019 - 03:57
Wiltshire Police may have plans to manage the possible effects of Brexit – but they won’t tell you - or us.
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SATURDAY WEATHER: New yellow weather alert for Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 1, 2019 - 17:20
You might think the worst is over, but the Met Office has issued another warning for tomorrow.
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Drama based on Dad's Army star

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 1, 2019 - 17:04
Writer, impressionist and performer Julian Dutton takes on the role of the lugubrious actor John Le Mesurier.
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Window Wanderland walking trail will light up Eastcott

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 1, 2019 - 17:00
WINDOWS in Eastcott are to be lit up in a magical trail as householders turn the streets into outdoor art galleries.
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My shows will be psychic dynamite, says Sally

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 1, 2019 - 16:48
Psychic Sally is bringing her 10th anniversary show back to Swindon.
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3G pitch at County Ground one step closer

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 1, 2019 - 16:32
The construction of a new 21st century sports hub at the County Ground in Swindon has moved one step closer to fruition.
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Alcohol worth £300 stolen from Waitrose

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 1, 2019 - 15:58
ALCOHOL worth £300 was stolen from Waitrose in Mill Lane on January 15 at around 8.30pm. Police have released CCTV of people they'd like to speak to in relation to the theft. Anyone with information should call 101.
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Big Breakfast urgently calls for chefs to cook breakfast for homeless tomorrow morning

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 1, 2019 - 14:37
HEAVY snow might mean homeless people don't get a cooked breakfast tomorrow morning.
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UPDATE: Victoria Road reopened and all the latest closures and disruptions

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 1, 2019 - 14:32
ONE main artery of Old Town is still shut because of the relentless snowfall.
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