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£46,000 award offers a lift to literary scene

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2014 - 05:30
A PROJECT which champions Swindon’s growing literary scene has been successful in its bid for funding from Arts Council England.
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130,000 visitors descend on Fairford as Red Arrows celebrate 50th year

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2014 - 05:30
THE skies above Fairford boomed with the sound of jet engines over the weekend as the Royal International Air Tattoo wowed a sell-out crowd.
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Students take first step into the world of work

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2014 - 05:30
NEW College’s first cohort of Higher National Diploma students have graduated in a special ceremony celebrating their work and achievements.
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Record collectors in a spin over fair

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2014 - 05:30
MUSIC from David Bowie to Morecambe and Wise was available to collectors at the Swindon Record and CD Fair on Saturday.
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Making a splash for cash

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2014 - 05:30
fundraisers made quite a splash in aid Prospect Hospice at the Big Swim event at the weekend.
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The woman who’s giving art away

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2014 - 05:30
“It’s not just me,” insists Sarah Harris. “The whole thing’s been a team effort, as these things always are.
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Fun day lives up to its name

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2014 - 05:30
THOUSANDS turned out to The Circle on Saturday to enjoy the summer sunshine at the Pinehurst Fun Day.
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M4 closed for six hours following two-vehicle crash

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2014 - 13:31
THE MOTORWAY was closed for nearly six hours early this morning following a crash involving two cars. 
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VIDEO: £2.4m museum extension unveiled

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - July 13, 2014 - 09:58
Salisbury Museum extension opens to public
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Wiltshire woman helps provide care and friendship to veteran soldiers

Swindon Link - July 13, 2014 - 01:00
£3,500 auction bid wins Flanders Field firebowl at Chelsea Flower Show
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Air show delights thousands in attendance

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2014 - 18:04
THE skies above Fairford boomed with the sound of jet engines on Saturday as the second day of the Royal International Air Tattoo wowed a sell-out crowd.
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New £2.4m gallery opens at museum

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - July 12, 2014 - 13:25
A £2.4m extension opens at Salisbury Museum, housing more than 2,500 rare artefacts.
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Swindon's 160 greatest headline makers...part 7

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2014 - 08:00
The seventh in our ten-part countdown featuring Swindon'd top headliners.
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Activities halted at damaged skate site

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2014 - 05:30
SKATEBOARDERS are disappointed after Haydonleigh Skate Park was closed following suspected vandalism.
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Pride of the Gurkhas

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2014 - 05:30
ELDERLY Gurkhas who patrol the streets of Swindon to keep their community safe have been thanked for their dedication.
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Hunt is on for fuel thief

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2014 - 05:30
POLICE are appealing for information about a series of fuel thefts from Sainsbury’s in Oxford Road.
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Crackdown on drink driving is a success

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2014 - 05:30
WILTSHIRE Police have successfully backed a national campaign which aimed to clamp down on drink and drug driving.
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Extra disruption from fire service

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2014 - 05:30
DURING a nine hour strike by members of the Fire Brigades’ Union between 10am and 7pm on Thursday, Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service dealt with 13 incidents.
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Wait goes on to empty bins

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2014 - 05:30
RESIDENTS who missed out on a rubbish collection following Thursday’s strike action have been told they may have to wait until the end of next week until their household waste is taken away.
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Having a spice time

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2014 - 05:30
CHILDREN had a bash at making their own curry at Swindon’s Jewel in the Crown restaurant as part of a project about India.
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