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120 Swindon Town Fans stranded after coach for Carlisle match cancelled

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2017 - 10:05
MORE than 100 Swindon Town fans were left stranded without transport for their opening day fixture at Carlisle United this morning, when coaches from the Tap & Barrel pub were cancelled at the last minute.
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New radio show looks for guests from the heart of the community

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2017 - 10:00
A NEW monthly radio show is being launched in Swindon and the team behind it want you to get involved.
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Man pulled glass bottle on Nationwide security officers before plank attack on police

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2017 - 09:00
A man who broke into the grounds of Nationwide’s Swindon headquarters, threatened a security guard with a glass bottle and swung a wooden plank at a police officer has been given a 12-week suspended jail term.
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Courageous runner opens up about ectopic pregnancy to inspire others

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2017 - 08:00
MICHAELA New is lucky to be alive.
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Oxford University murder suspect arrested in US

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 5, 2017 - 07:54
Andrew Warren was one of two men being sought by police investigating a killing in Chicago.
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Emotional plea for police to release last of Becky Godden's remains

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2017 - 07:00
BECKY Godden’s mum is still waiting to bury her daughter’s body - months after police promised to release it.
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Swindon murder suspect arrested by police in America after national manhunt

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 5, 2017 - 06:59
POLICE in America have arrested Swindon murder suspect Andrew Warren overnight.
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August train delays and how to avoid them

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 5, 2017 - 03:24
Engineering works on rail lines across the UK are due in August, but where will the worst delays be?
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Swindon hospital sees progress but 'requires improvement'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 4, 2017 - 18:46
An inspection found areas including urgent and emergency services, surgery and medical care need to be improved.
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ON THE GRAPEVINE: Refreshing summer whites

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 17:17
LIGHT and cooling, lively and expressive or fruity and round, there are plenty of reasons to polish up your palate and keep the white wine flowing all summer long...
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Turkeys are taste test two star winners

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 17:05
IMPROVED cooking instructions have helped Swindon turkey farmers Chris and Lindsay Rumming win a coveted two stars in the national Great Taste Awards.
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Dream car stolen from family's driveway during night

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 16:10
THIEVES stole a young man’s dream car from the drive below his bedroom window after breaking into his home during the night.
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Boy stabbed in attack near primary school

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 15:55
A VIOLENT confrontation involving dozens of teenagers just yards from a primary school appears to have been more serious than first acknowledged.
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Keen angler lands 98 carp in Prospect Hospice challenge

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 15:50
A 24-hour fundraising Fish-a-thon by a Swindon man whose wife is being supported by Prospect Hospice has raised £600 for the Wroughton-based charity.
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Officers turn to CCTV in the hunt for camera vandals

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 15:09
WILTSHIRE Police are looking to deal an ironic blow to vandals who struck in North Swindon.
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Railway companies accused of underplaying train delays

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 15:05
RAILWAY companies have been accused of overstating the punctuality of their trains.
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Jail for man in drunken samurai sword attack

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 15:02
A MAN who ran amok in the street with a samurai sword in a drunken attack after a night in the pub has been jailed for a year.
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Plea over bike theft at shopping centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 14:53
A man stole a black Carrera push bike while it was left outside the Next at the Orbital Shopping Centre last month.
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JAILED: Agency worker at Honda who glassed woman she didn't know

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 14:31
A 25 year old Swindon mum was given a three year jail term today for glassing another woman outside a Gloucester night club.
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JUSTIN TOMLINSON'S COLUMN: Good to see TWIGS branch out to help dementia sufferers

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 4, 2017 - 14:30
I HAVE been fortunate to re-visit two of our wonderful mental health charities during recess, both of which centre their therapeutic assistance on gardening.
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