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Parents of children who go to Lainesmead School argue over parking issues

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 08:30
PARENTS of children who go to the same school are arguing with each other over illegal parking while on the school run, it has been claimed.
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Centre for vulnerable women gets 25 Christmas boxes from Soroptimists

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 08:17
For the 4th year running, Swindon Soroptimists have presented Christmas gift shoe boxes to the Swindon Nelson Trust Women’s Centre. The 25 boxes are for the vulnerable women who use the Centre, many of whom face hardship and are unlikely to get many Christmas gifts. The Club also donated clothes and winter coats for the clients and Christmas chocolates for the hardworking, dedicated staff!
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Songs from the heart

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 07:51
An enthusiastic singer is putting her voice to good use by raising money for charity.
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Check the roads before you leave the house this morning

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 07:50
Heading out to work? Here's your traffic bulletin for a frosty Friday morning.
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Sleeps till Santa countdown for Children labelled fly posting

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 07:31
A CHRISTMAS countdown has begun in earnest in a village near Swindon - despite an attempt to scupper it by a local who has been described as a “Grinch”.
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Children's collage traces refugees' steps to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:52
SCHOOLCHILDREN considered what it would be like to leave all their possessions behind and flee their homeland as they worked on a massive mural for their primary school.
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Search data suggests Swindon loves Elf on the Shelf

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:46
SHOPPERS in Swindon looking for that perfect Christmas gift have been searching for Elf on the Shelf more than other present-buyers in most of the UK.
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Nellie cuts off her locks to help children with cancer

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:43
AN 11-YEAR-OLD girl from Rodbourne had her first haircut in four years to support a children’s cancer charity.
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Head and neck cancer clinic will save miles of travel for patients

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:42
HUNDREDS of cancer patients will be saved gruelling trips to Oxford thanks to a new clinic and kit worth less than a top-of-the-range Aston Martin.
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70 houses get approval - amid fears about traffic 'misbehaviour'

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:40
As many as 70 houses will be built on a very irregular patch of green land off Marlborough Road.
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Justin Tomlinson MP visits social enterprise which helps the homeless

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:38
A SOCIAL enterprise in Swindon is helping homeless people and promoting health and wellbeing.
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Council deputy leader told to 'consider position' as councillor reject housing plan

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:32
The deputy leader of Swindon Borough Council, Russell Holland had to sit silently as he watched a fellow cabinet member ask councillors to reject a proposal made by the authority itself to build more houses.
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Help the NHS cope during winter time

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:31
RESIDENTS of Swindon and Wiltshire are being urged to help the NHS cope with an increase in demand for services this winter.
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Use P&R or buses this weekend and get 10 percent off at the outlet village

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:15
Not enough shoppers at the McArthurGlen Outlet Village have been using a special park and ride service.
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Paramedics to undergo simulation training to deal with terrorist incidents

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:03
PARAMEDICS will be given enhanced online simulation training to help them deal with major terrorist incidents and chemical attacks.
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'Tireless' charity worker Pauline Ward MBE remembered

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:02
PURTON has honoured a woman who was so dedicated to the village she was made a Member of the British Empire for her charity work.
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Wildlife trust axes Neolithic marathon after 30 years

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:02
WILTSHIRE Wildlife Trust has announced that 2019 will be the last year of the Sarsen Trail and Neolithic Marathon, after going for 30 years.
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Exchange programme to India praised for fostering a global outlook in pupils

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:02
ROYAL Wootton Bassett Academy has won recognition from the British Council for instilling an international outlook in its pupils.
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Health and wellbeing workshops aim to get unemployed back into work

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:01
A TRAINING centre offering a holistic approach to get unemployed people back into a meaningful career will officially open in the new year.
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Sloe brandy made near Swindon voted best in the UK

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 14, 2018 - 06:01
A SLOE brandy grown and produced on a vineyard near Swindon has been voted the best in the UK, according to a luxury magazine survey.
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