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VIDEO: Swindon strongman storms to UK title victory

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 8, 2017 - 07:04
A SWINDON dad has added UK's Strongest Man to his clutch of titles.
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Maternity wards closed 382 times last year in England

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 8, 2017 - 03:47
More than 40% of trusts in England temporarily shut wards, figures obtained by Labour suggest.
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Becky Godden's mother 'wants her remains reunited'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 7, 2017 - 21:30
The mother of a woman who disappeared more than a decade ago said she still cannot lay her to rest.
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World Athletics Championships 2017: Danny Talbot clocks 200m PB to make semi-finals

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 7, 2017 - 19:19
Britain's Danny Talbot finishes second behind South African Wayde van Niekerk in the 200m heats, with a new personal best of 20.16 seconds.
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Lawyer with vertigo completes wing walk for charity

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 17:57
A Swindon-based lawyer with a fear of heights has taken on a daredevil airborne stunt to raise money for charity.
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Popular restaurant now offers Thai tapas treats

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 17:52
AN exotic aroma of distant shores can now be found wafting from the upstairs window of a popular Old Town restaurant.
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Kaiyne Woolery: Swindon Town sign Wigan Athletic forward for £350,000

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 7, 2017 - 17:40
Former Forest Green Rovers loanee Kaiyne Woolery joins Swindon Town for £350,000 from League One club Wigan Athletic.
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Child arrests in Wiltshire halved since 2010

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 17:23
THE NUMBER of children arrested by Wiltshire Police has halved in seven years, new statistics show.
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Leasehold management fees leave homeowner regretting 'worst mistake I ever made'

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 17:15
A TENANT in a new leasehold development in Swindon has spoken out about unexpected rises in management fees which have left him ruing “the worst mistake he’s ever made”.
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Woman serial offender back behind bars

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 16:40
A THIEF who stole top-of-the-range electronics was ordered to spend 14 days in prison by Swindon magistrates.
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Swindon Town away-day coach cancellation manager says he was 'stupid'

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 16:30
The manager of a pub whose Swindon Town away-day coach services to Carlisle were cancelled in the early hours of Saturday, leaving nearly 90 fans without transport to the match, says he “totally got it wrong”.
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Dance students sparkle on stage at Disneyland Paris

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 15:40
A GROUP of young performers from Swindon turned their dreams into reality for a once-in-a-lifetime performance in the pre-parade at Disneyland Paris.
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Workman suffers electric shock at town centre building site

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 15:38
A WORKER has been taken to hospital after suffering what is believed to be an electric shock at the building site for a new Metro Bank in Swindon town centre.
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Money stolen after ATM user forgets to take cash

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 15:16
A THIEF stole cash that had been inadvertently left in a cash machine.
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Jail for trio caught with £30k of cocaine

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 15:14
A GANG of dealers caught bringing more than £30,000 worth of cocaine into Wiltshire have received lengthy jail terms.
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We're effective despite low officer numbers, says chief constable

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 15:12
Wiltshire Police have responded to recent figures showing that the force has the lowest rate of police officers in the country by saying that the headline figures do not represent the changing dynamic of policing in the county.
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Cheapest carrier bag at Tesco will now cost you 10p

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 14:49
SUPERMARKET giant Tesco is to stop selling single-use plastic bags in its stores, replacing them with 'bags for life' to be offered at double the price.
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BMW and Jaguar taken from Stratton driveway

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 14:20
TWO EXECUTIVE cars have been stolen from outside a Stratton home.
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Letters: Monday, August 7, 2017

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 14:00
PLEASE keep your letters to 250 words maximum giving your name, address and daytime telephone number - even on emails. Email: letters@swindonadvertiser.co.uk. Write: Swindon Advertiser, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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Letters: Saturday, August 5, 2017

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 7, 2017 - 14:00
PLEASE keep your letters to 250 words maximum giving your name, address and daytime telephone number - even on emails. Email: letters@swindonadvertiser.co.uk. Write: Swindon Advertiser, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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