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Man, 50, arrested as baby fights for life

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 17:55
A THREE-MONTH-OLD baby is in critical condition after suffering life-threatening injuries.
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Rewind: jockeying for pole position

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 17:39
RED RUM’S fitness or otherwise to run in the Grand National that Saturday dominated the national news this week in 1978.
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Rewind: Girls on film

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 17:26
“OF all the films obtaining awards, this remains most in the memory.
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BMW workers to protest in Germany over pension changes

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 17:19
WORKERS at car giant BMW are to stage a protest in Germany as part of a campaign against plans to close their final salary pension scheme.
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New £1 coin rolled out in next few weeks

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 17:15
THE new 12-sided £1 coins were rolled out across the country today marking the first change to our coins in more than 30 years.
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Community gets together for spring clean

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 17:10
LITTER louts in North Swindon have been dealt a bitter blow as an army of volunteers set out to clean up the streets at the weekend.
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Good neighbours force community transport scheme to expand

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 16:57
LYDIARD Link is having to extend its volunteer driver services to Purton because the number of good neighbours in its current area has led to a drop in custom.
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Competition proves photographer is picture perfect

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 16:39
Swindon Mayor judges Swindon Photographic Society Photography Competition
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Gold medal winner takes role at Swindon hospital

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 16:05
FORMER England hockey player and gold medal-winning Great Britain coach John Grice has started treating patients at BMI The Ridgeway Hospital.
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Aspiring actors battle it out for top award

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 15:59
Amateur theatre companies go head to head in the Harold Jolliffe One Act Play Festival this week.
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Defendant taken ill at bus stop on way to court, judge hears

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 15:07
A judge has adjourned the case of a mum who allowed a man to sell heroin and crack from her home after she collapsed on the way to court.
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Review: Bedlam farce is like Coward on speed

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 14:57
‘NOEL coward on speed’ doesn’t come close to describing the sheer lunacy of Joe Orton’s What the Butler Saw.
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Nythe Primary pupils step onto the pitch in style thanks to donation

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 14:19
NYTHE Primary School pupils can now step onto the pitch in style thanks to a generous donation from a local business towards new kits.
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Swimmer Stan, 70, takes on challenge for hydrotherapy pool

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 14:15
A SWIMMER who suffers with crippling arthritis is set to raise funds for the charity that helped him get back on his feet by taking part in a sponsored swim.
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A man with a thirst for history

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 13:25
John Stooke, 70, has launched an appeal for photos, stories and memories of Swindon’s vanished pubs for a book he is putting together. John, a company director and CAMRA member, lives in Haydon Wick and is a member of the local parish council. He is married and has four daughters and three granddaughters
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No more jam and Jerusalem

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 13:20
The Old Town Belles are making a lot of noise in Swindon. SUE BRADLEY finds out more about this ‘new wave’ WI.
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Gallery: We spotlight your Swindon Camera Club views

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 28, 2017 - 13:13
THIS is our first selection of pictures from our newly-formed Swindon Camera Club.
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