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Lorry driver remains in hospital in coma almost a week on from smash

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 14:42
THE driver of a lorry involved in a crash on Great Western Way remains in a coma in hospital, police have confirmed.
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A brew will help Nick’s fundraising

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 14:41
A TRAINING consultant with a passion for running has organised a coffee morning to raise money for St John Ambulance in the run up to the London Marathon.
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Brexit fears now a reality, claims MEP

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 14:39
GREEN MEP for the south west, Molly Scott Cato, has said her worst fears over Brexit are being realised following revelations that the Government is planning to scale down its concern over climate change and the trade in illegal wildlife after leaving the EU.
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Bailed teenager who went AWOL to go to dad's wedding

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 14:35
MAGISTRATES have ordered a boy of 16 to wear an electronic tag and obey a curfew after hearing he left his local authority accommodation while on bail for a burglary and went to his father’s wedding.
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JAILED: Man who bit off former partner's finger tip

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 14:27
A MAN who bit the tip off his former partner's finger as they rowed about getting the children ready for school has been jailed for three years and four months.
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REVIEW: Shirley Valentine at the Theatre Royal Bath

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 14:14
ASK any frustrated baby-boomer housewife what their fondest dream is, their most heartfelt desire, and the answer is likely to be the same: living with a handsome young Greek on a sunny Aegean island with no cares in the world.
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Scout numbers hit record high in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 13:59
SCOUTS in Swindon have reported the highest number of adult volunteers on record in its latest annual membership figures.
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Police plea over suspected Subway pickpockets

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 13:58
POLICE have issued CCTV stills of three men they would like to speak to after a woman was pick-pocketed while in a popular sandwich shop, losing almost £300.
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Who is cooking up the best hot cross buns in town this Easter?

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 12:41
They are to Easter what mince pies are to Christmas, so no-one wants to serve up a disappointing hot cross bun. Playing it safe by going for your supermarket-of-choice’s own premium brand should be a good place to start. Or so we thought.
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Safety trial over girl hurt in freefall jump incident

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 12:09
A TRIAL involving a girl who was seriously injured while using a freefall jump attraction will take place in the summer.
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Parts firm motors into new unit

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 12:09
A large unit on a quickly filling new-build development at a Swindon trade park has been sold to a growing motor parts business.
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Review: dreams come true in tour-de-force show

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 12:03
ASK any frustrated baby-boomer housewife what their fondest dream is, their most heartfelt desire, and the answer is likely to be the same: living with a handsome young Greek on a sunny Aegean island with no cares in the world.
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Police appeal for witnesses to catch thief

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 11:36
Police are looking for witnesses after a thief slipped into a Moredon Road resident's back garden and stole a pouch of tobacco, cigarettes, a lighter and a scratch-card on April 1.
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Man denies drug dealing charges

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 11:21
A man who is accused of being involved in the trade in hard drugs is to face trial by judge and jury.
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On the grapevine: Eggsquisite tipples for the holidays

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 11:16
Sam Wylie-Harris hunts down some top drops for Easter entertaining
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Review: Gut wrenching drama and belly aching comedy close Fringe

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 11:06
Finale of the Swindon Fringe Festival Part 1 – Listen (Peter Hynds) Part 2 – Anglichanka (Abi Roberts) Town Hall, Swindon 
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How to make... Spring lamb lollipops

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 10:42
Head Chef Paul Winch,
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Fine dining in the corporate world

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 10:37
STEPHEN DAVY-OSBORNE heads to a newly revamped hotel to find a menu worth going back for... the next morning
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Great ideas to promote our town from new ambassadors

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 11, 2017 - 10:31
WE’RE in a great place right now.
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