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Could you be a Dementia Friend?

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 14:56
SWINDON residents are being encouraged to become Dementia Friends and to better understand the disease which people are more fearful of than cancer.
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Breaking down stereotypes about young people, one vote at a time

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 14:53
YOUNG people are often dismissed as apathetic and disengaged when it comes to political decision making, but one Swindon teenager is determined to disprove that stereotype.
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Cook a whole salmon in your dish washer, says fishmonger

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 14:50
I always thought the best way was in a fish kettle with a court-bouillon but my ‘new’ advice is so simple that apparently it is common practice in New Zealand.
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School turns fortunes around with 'Good' Ofsted report

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 14:10
A SECONDARY school jumped for joy yesterday after it turned its fortunes around to receive a Good Ofsted rating.
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Swindon's Storey to join Aberdeen

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 17, 2016 - 13:55
Miles Storey, who has been on loan with Inverness Caledonian Thistle, is to leave Swindon Town and join Aberdeen.
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Sewing group donates £770 to Brighter Futures Appeal

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 13:48
A SEWING group presented a cheque for more than £700 to the Brighter Futures Appeal last week, raising money for a new radiotherapy centre at the Great Western Hospital.
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Chance remark opened up a whole new world for foster mum Ira

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 12:40
A CHANCE remark in the spur of the moment opened up a whole new world for foster mum Ira Muir who had never considered fostering until she heard about a teenage boy in desperate need.
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How to make...Banana loaf

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 12:40
Paul Winch,
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Freemasons raise more than £300 at annual dinner for Prospect Hospice

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 12:32
FREEMASONS from Swindon’s New Temple Lodge have donated £315 raised at their annual dinner to Wroughton-based Prospect Hospice.
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Clock is ticking on solar investment scheme

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 12:18
Time is running out for anyone keen to invest in the country’s first local-authority backed solar scheme.
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Legal eagles recognised in new appointments

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 12:14
THE work of three team members at one of Wiltshire’s most respected law firms, Bevirs, has been recognised with their appointments as new associates.
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South Marston development could create hundreds of jobs

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 12:08
PLANNING permission has been granted for a major development at Catsbrain Farm near South Marston which could lead to several hundred new jobs.
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Army exercise area bikers 'risk lives'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 17, 2016 - 11:53
The Army and Wiltshire Police are warning bikers and 4x4 drivers not to stray off public rights of way on Salisbury Plain.
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Say no to our farmers being ripped off, says market manager

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 11:38
Market manager Kardien Gerbrands talks about Swindon farmers' markets
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Why put pooches on leads? Lukewarm reaction from dog walkers to Lydiard Park bid

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 11:13
THERE has been a mixed reaction from dog owners to Swindon Borough Council’s proposal to fine dog walkers who do not keep their animals on a lead in certain parts of Lydiard Park.
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Poignant show for Sheila raising money for charity dear to her heart

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 10:58
Singers from the Kentwood Show Choir are tuning up for their annual show.
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Butcher bringing home the bacon

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 10:33
THAT cheeky bacon bap on your commute, yesterday’s side order of crispy rashers at the local greasy spoon and even the pack you threw casually in your trolley at the farm shop next door– you may not be familiar with Wiltshire Bacon Company, by name anyway, but chances are if you’ve tucked in a few strips of dry-cured pork lately, you are definitely acquainted with its juicy meats.
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Leave room for gooey dessert at popular Italian

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 10:29
With its 18 pizzas, just as many pasta dishes, and those puddings, MICHELLE TOMPKINS is spoiled for choice at La Carbonara
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They said I had incurable cancer... I thought my life was over

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 10:19
TWO to five years….Every morning this death sentence hangs over Kevin Logan, an intolerable reminder of his numbered days.
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Sentences are not balanced, says Barrie Hudson

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 17, 2016 - 10:17
DO certain court cases in this neck of the woods catch your eye?
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