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More than 5,500 motorists caught by Swindon's new bus lane cameras in first month

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 12:55
SINCE the introduction of camera enforcement at bus lanes and gates at the end of June, more than 5,500 warnings and fines have been given to drivers.
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Labour insists Swindon's road issues need addressing

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 11:58
MORE needs to be done to tackle existing problems on our roads, according to the Labour Group.
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Council poo-poohs bad use of overflowing dog-mess bins

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 11:16
DURING the past few months Covingham Parish Council has received numerous complaints about overflowing dog-mess bins in the parish.
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Swindon residents warned over council tax payments

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 10:41
RESIDENTS who fall behind on council tax payments are being told that ignoring reminders is not the solution.
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Police hunt Haydon End bike thief

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 10:33
POLICE are investigating the thefts of two mountain bikes from the Haydon End area on Friday.
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New website puts focus on sexual health

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 10:30
WITH the first ever Swindon Sexual Health Week fast approaching, the Great Western Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has launched an new website offering free advice on sexual health.
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BBC looking for Swindon bridal star for top TV show

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 10:26
THE popular BBC Three show Don’t Tell The Bride is coming to Swindon and producers are looking for couples who are planning on getting married this year.
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Bassett man accused of Romanian ID fraud

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 10:22
A MAN is accused of making a Romanian identity card for the use in fraud.
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First World War drama comes to shopping centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 10:20
SWINDON’S World War One commemorations will take on a distinctly French theme when the Brunel Centre stages Heroes, a play set in a French military retirement home.
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Roads closure warning for Tour of Britain in Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 09:19
Spectators wanting to catch a glimpse of the highly anticipated Tour of Britain are advised to arrive early as roads along the route will close 15 minutes before the riders’ speed past.
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Tragic death of Swindon man found at recycling plant not down to foul play

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
HOMELESS Matthew Symonds was not attacked in the hours leading up to his death last week, when his remains were pulled from an Avonmouth waste unit.
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Swindon entrepreneur comes up with veggie version of Top Trumps game

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
ENTREPRENEUR Mike Sharp is looking for funds to get his fruity idea off the ground.
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Open Door Centre aiming to dish up new appliance

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
CHARITY The Open Door Centre has started a fundraising challenge to raise money for a dishwasher which will improve its day to day activities.
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Questions are raised about staff at Swindon care home

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
QUESTIONS have been raised about staff’s ability to look after people with special needs at Lifeways Community Care in Swindon after it emerged teams received little supervision and appraisals had not been carried out for years.
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Robot could help Swindon boy say mummy and daddy for the first time

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
AT five years old, Logan Franco-Franklin has never uttered a single word, held his baby brother in his arms, or joined in a game of football in the playground.
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Remembering the fallen in new Swindon book

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
A NEW book showing how the First World War affected Swindon has launched, 100 years on from Great Britain’s first involvement in the conflict.
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Regent Circus development may be open at end of year

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
WORK on the Regent Circus Development is entering its final phase with a full opening expected either later this year or early next.
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Roger’s tears of joy for ‘Kit Off’ charity

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
ROGER Fairman, organiser of a charity event at The Vic, was left with tears in his eyes because of the great support he received.
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Removing waste will make crews’ job easier in Averies Recycling fire

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
EXTINGUISHED waste will be removed from Averies Recycling to speed up the firefighters’ job of putting out the blaze.
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Swindon dance troupe go down a storm at Palladium

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2014 - 05:30
A GROUP of youngsters headed to London over the weekend to put on an all-singing, all-dancing performance.
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