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£95k awarded to Swift Medics for vital equipment by Chancellor

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 14:44
CHARITY Swift Medics, which has saved lives across Wiltshire, Bristol and Bath with its emergency response doctors, is celebrating after being awarded £95,000 in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement.
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North Swindon tree planting a huge success

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 14:41
PARISH councillors have teamed up with residents in North Swindon to plant almost 500 trees in a bid to spruce up the area and protect the environment.
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Community remembers refugees with moving memorial

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 14:41
THOUSANDS of shoes formed a poignant tableau this weekend to refugees who lost their lives at sea.
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BBC Unsung Hero 2016: Archery coach Dave Jones wins BBC West award

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 29, 2016 - 14:03
Dave Jones, who helped Paralympian Jo Frith win gold in Rio while volunteering at Chippenham Archers, wins the BBC Unsung Hero award for the West.
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Swindon councillor quits over council tax non-payment summons

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 29, 2016 - 13:56
A Conservative councillor resigns from a local authority's cabinet over non-payment of a council tax bill.
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Festive fundraiser backs MS sufferers' group

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 13:55
CHRISTMAS decorations, twinkling tinsel and hand-made garlands were just a selection of creative crafts available at a festive charity fair at the weekend.
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Refugees to get audience in parliament

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 13:51
FIVE refugees who have made their home in Swindon will visit the Houses of Parliament today in partnership with the recently launched Swindon City of Sanctuary movement.
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Review: Tangled web of deceit draws tight in Ayckbourn comedy

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 12:54
FEW can reduce a full house to stitches like the maestro, Alan Ayckbourn.
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Farmers market pickles are popular with parents and little pickles

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 12:23
Market manager Kardien Gerbrands talks about Swindon farmers' markets
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Ho, ho, ho, still time to sign up for this year's Santa Run

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 12:08
THERE are still some places available this weekend for the annual Santa Run at Lydiard Park.
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First Dates looking for singletons to appear on show

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 12:06
First Dates is looking for singletons who are hoping to meet the love of their life.
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Artist's travels is an inspiration for Prior Park pupils

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 11:31
FRESH off an aeroplane after spending eight weeks in Asia, internationally renowned artist Ian Murphy made a whistle-stop tour to Prior Park Prep School in Cricklade yesterday in hope of inspiring the next generation.
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Cabinet member resigns over council tax court case

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 11:28
A SENIOR councillor has resigned from his cabinet role after being taken to court over the non-payment of council tax.
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Straight-from-the-cow freshness

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 11:07
SOME may have noticed strange goings-on around JoJo’s Dairy of late.
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You can bank on this brunch

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 10:55
The Old Bank
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Group’s new site is full of useful advice

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 10:45
Swindon companies will have access to a useful additional resource from this week, as Influence – “the business voice of Swindon” - launches its new website.
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Zoo on the lookout for new apprentice

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 10:31
YOUNG animal lovers could land themselves with a dream job at the Studley Grange Craft Village and Butterfly World who are on the lookout for an apprentice animal keeper.
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Rebranding is fine route to prosperity

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 10:17
A COUPLE of Adver stories have got me thinking about advertising, public images and stuff like that, writes BARRIE HUDSON.
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Spruce up your home for Christmas

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 10:14
The Christmas tree countdown is now on as garden centres prepare for their stocks of trees to arrive from late November onwards. Hannah Stephenson finds out about the range of trees available and which one might suit your home
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Review: Musical cracker for Christmas

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 29, 2016 - 10:07
THE Kentwood Christmas Cracker is one of those shows that I look forward to every year. It starts my Christmas season with a bang, and this year was no exception.
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