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Sleepless nights over Bassett rail works: 'The house was vibrating'

Swindon Advertiser | News - 7 hours 26 min ago
RESIDENTS in Royal Wootton Bassett were left sleepless and bleary-eyed after the noise from railway works continued until dawn.
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Soldier may lose butler job because of driving ban

Swindon Advertiser | News - 7 hours 37 min ago
MAGISTRATES heard a soldier would struggle to do his second job as a butler if he was disqualified from driving.
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Motorcycle terror as youths push trolley into biker's path

Swindon Advertiser | News - 7 hours 43 min ago
A WOMAN was thrown from her motorbike after a gang of youths thrust a trolley into her path.
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Declan's finest save of them all

Swindon Advertiser | News - 11 hours 1 min ago
APRIL 1, 2016, will be a date that goalkeeper Declan Lehmann and the rest of his family will never forget.
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Three MPs quit Bath University roles over vice-chancellor pay

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 22, 2017 - 21:33
It follows criticism of the £451k salary of University of Bath vice-chancellor Prof Dame Glynis Breakwell.
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Australian tourist 'won't visit Swindon again' after receiving Penzance Drive bus lane fine

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 17:49
An Australian tourist who visited Swindon as part of a UK-wide holiday says she will not visit the town again after being handed a fine for driving in bus lane.
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Police urge people to report online abuse following CPS hate crime crackdown

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 17:22
PEOPLE in Swindon must not be afraid to report online abuse, Wiltshire Police have stressed.
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Search launched for missing Highworth man

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 17:20
POLICE are searching for a 55-year-old man who has gone missing from his home in Highworth.
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Wedding winners delighted to tie the knot

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 17:05
WEDDING winners Gemma Cook and Sean Enevoldsen tied the knot at the weekend in a special ceremony laid on by Swindon Borough Council.
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Former staff questioned over school abuse claims

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 22, 2017 - 17:00
Police are investigating historical allegations of abuse at boarding schools in Gloucestershire and Wiltshire.
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REWIND: Everybody out!

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 16:56
INDUSTRIAL relations were seldom far from our news pages this week in 1972.
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REWIND: He’s a rail hero

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 16:42
IT is 60 years and a day since a young Cricklade man reacted to a tragedy by preventing a disaster.
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Teen says he wants to stay out of trouble after theft convictions

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 16:07
A YOUTH arrested after a night of thefts committed with three other young men told magistrates of his desire to stay out of trouble in the future and learning to be a mechanic.
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Meet the artist: Marilyn Trew

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 16:07
ACROSS the centuries, artists have found inspiration in stunning views and beautiful models.
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Railway cat’s back to greet his audience

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 16:04
RAILWAY cat Garfield was feline fine and back in his favourite place at the weekend and greeting his public.
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Indian restaurant boss angry with zero stars food hygiene rating

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 15:23
The owner of a Gorse Hill Indian takeaway and restaurant, who claimed to have had 20 years owning his business without any previous issue, had previously been found guilty in court of breaching food safety laws on two separate occasions.
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End is in sight as final phase of Akers Way work is soon to begin

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 15:22
THE final phase of maintenance work being carried out in Akers Way is soon to begin, with the entire project expected to be completed by the end of September.
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FAMILY LIFE: That’s Charlie all over, he will find a way to do things

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 15:12
The countdown to Charlie Dawson’s epic mountain climb has begun. SUE BRADLEY discovers how he’s ready for a fight
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JUSTIN TOMLINSON'S COLUMN: New book is inspirational

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 15:05
I MET with three very inspiring women this week.
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BARRIE HUDSON COLUMN: Do exactly what it says on the tin

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2017 - 14:50
NOBODY could accuse Swindon of failing to do its bit to tackle childhood obesity.
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