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Town crier picked after failed contest

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - March 8, 2016 - 08:48
A "perfect" town crier is appointed in Marlborough after a contest to choose one was cancelled due to a lack of entries.
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Swindon's Npower confirms 2,400 job cuts

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 8, 2016 - 08:40
SWINDON-based Npower has confirmed it will be cutting 2,400 jobs as it seeks to curb heavy losses.
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Rugby players team up to help Ted's battle with devastating condition

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 21:05
YOUNG Ted Grove used to love to watch his dad playing rugby for Supermarine.
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New College explores links with the land of the rising sun

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 19:24
THE Head of Languages at New College Swindon has been helping build up key relationships with a number of schools in Japan.
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Paramedics treat motorcyclist after crash with car

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 19:20
A MOTORCYCLIST has been treated by paramedics after being involved in a crash with a car.
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High hopes for students' charitable enterprise

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 19:08
PROSPECT Hospice have been working business students at Swindon College to kick start the hospice’s £10 challenge in a bid to boost their fundraising.
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Former military man ordered to pay nearly £5,000 for fly-tipping

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 18:54
PEOPLE looking to remove waste are being warned to check the credentials of anyone they hire after a man was ordered to pay nearly £5,000 for fly-tipping.
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Call for creative talents to join seasonal festival this year

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 18:50
CREATIVE talent in Swindon is being urged to put on their finest performances this spring and summer as part of The Little Big Festival.
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West prefers frozen noodle dishes to curry, pizza and pies, finds poll

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 18:44
WE favour frozen noodle dishes over curry, pizza and pies, according to a poll conducted by a 24-hour delivery service.
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Live healthily now to enjoy retirement warns health body

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 18:22
SWINDON’S director of public health has urged residents to make the most of local support to keep their health on the straight and narrow amid the launch of a new nationwide campaign.
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Deprivation report shows work to do in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 18:21
SWINDON has some of the worst areas of deprivation in the country according to a new report.
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Drivers speak of confusion over new Bruce Street Bridges road layout

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 17:50
NEW road markings on the Bruce Street Bridges junction has caused frustration among Swindon drivers this weekend.
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Town transport services praised for allowing grandmother to keep her independence in later years

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 17:27
A GRIEVING granddaughter has praised two Swindon transport services for allowing her grandmother to keep her independence in her later years.
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Business West chief 'appalled' at EU stance of former British Chambers of Commerce director general

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 17:17
BUSINESS West's Phil Smith says he is appalled at the stance taken over Europe by former British Chambers of Commerce director general John Longworth.
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Suspected Cricklade cannabis farmer released by police

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 17:15
A SUSPECTED cannabis farmer has been released on police bail pending further enquiries.
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High Sheriff honour for community champion Nazma

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 16:53
HER tireless work for the good of the community has earned her the recognition of the High Sheriff of Wiltshire.
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Schoolchildren hope for skipping success with 12 hour skipathon

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 16:24
SOUTHFIELD Junior School pupils are hoping to skip their way to success with an unusual Sport Relief fundraiser next week.
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UPDATE: Swindon-bound rail line closed for urgent track work

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 15:59
THE Swindon-bound main railway line has reopened after urgent track repairs near Bristol Parkway. 
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Tackling child sexual exploitation a priority, says chief constable

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 15:54
POLICE are giving priority to tackling child sexual exploitation in Wiltshire, says Chief Constable MIKE VEALE in his monthly column.
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Identity of driver killed in A346 crash last week revealed

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 7, 2016 - 15:13
THE woman who died in a crash on the A346 last week has been named by police.
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