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More than 1k people back bid for new museum

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2017 - 11:29
MORE than a thousand people have signed up to back the bid for a new museum and art gallery to be built next to the Wyvern Theatre in Swindon in the first two weeks after the campaign was launched.
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Muggers told they will serve at least two thirds of their jail terms as they pose a 'significant risk of serious harm'

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2017 - 10:30
A GANG of muggers who carried out a string of violent attacks, including one on an elderly man, have all received lengthy jail terms.
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Man, 24, arrested on suspicion of attempted kidnap of girl, 9

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2017 - 10:04
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of attempted kidnapping.
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Going back to knight school with College of Chivalry

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2017 - 09:27
THERE'S a pearl of sweat dripping down my cheek.
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Neighbours falling out over parking spaces as spots dwindle

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2017 - 09:10
PARKING chaos has blighted the lives of residents on a central Swindon street.
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VIDEO: Old Town teenager sails through to The Voice Kids semi-final

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2017 - 08:37
SINGING sensation Lewis Blissett has sailed through to the semi-finals of The Voice Kids after beating off stiff competition from other youngsters.
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VIDEO: Bingo lover hits jackpot with proposal at favourite hall

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2017 - 08:23
FOR one bingo-loving couple from Swindon, the evening turned out to be just tickety boo (number 62).
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It's only a matter of time before an accident happens, fear parents and teachers

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 10, 2017 - 07:31
A FRESHBROOK mum has criticised council bosses after children narrowly missed injury on the road outside her son’s school.
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Specialist dementia home marks one year anniversary

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 9, 2017 - 16:48
A SPECIALIST dementia care home in North Swindon has celebrated its one year anniversary.
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Rotary members hold fun day at Swindon Cricket Club

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 9, 2017 - 16:07
KIDS and grown-ups descended on Swindon Cricket Club on Sunday for a charity fun day.
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GALLERY: Old Town comes alive as festival sees spectacular parade

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 9, 2017 - 15:02
AFTER a fabulous launch party on Saturday, the Old Town Festival carried on in spectacular fashion on Sunday morning as crowds gathered in Wood Street to see the parade.
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Puppet parade to mark 70 years of Pelham Puppets

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - July 9, 2017 - 13:16
A special parade is held in Marlborough, Wiltshire to celebrate 70 years of Pelham Puppets.
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Police hunt man who grabbed girl, 9, in broad daylight

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 9, 2017 - 12:25
A NINE-year-old girl made a miraculous escape after she was grabbed by man in broad daylight.
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Charity urges us all to find out who's sharing our gardens

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 9, 2017 - 10:52
WHICH wild creatures live in your garden? The RSPB is calling on families to find out this summer by taking part in the Wild Challenge.
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MP hosts summer activities fair to keep kids entertained during the holidays

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 9, 2017 - 10:18
FINDING the perfect activity to keep the children suitably entertained over the summer break is a difficult task for any parent.
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The Wild West comes to Swindon as school hosts cowboy themed fun day

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 8, 2017 - 17:26
THE Wild West rolled into town at the weekend as Rodbourne Cheney Primary School hosted a cowboy themed fun day.
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GALLERY: Fun for all at Faringdon Road Park children's fete

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 8, 2017 - 16:47
FARINGDON Road Park was transformed into a titanic hive of fun on Saturday as Swindon’s oldest summer event saw families from miles around turn out in numbers.
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Haydon Wick carnival brings community out in force

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 8, 2017 - 16:34
THE bunting was hung around parts of North Swindon on Saturday as kids and grown-ups came together for the Haydon Wick festival.
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Wiltshire folk urged to sign up now as organ donor rates rise

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 8, 2017 - 10:08
ALMOST 500 people in Wiltshire are alive today because they have had an organ transplant - while nationwide the figure has passed the 50,000 milestone.
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County firefighters prove they're the top

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 8, 2017 - 09:42
A TEAM from Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue has won a national Three Peaks Challenge.
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