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Harry's road to Rio comes through Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 19:40
AN ASPIRING Olympic gymnast took a diversion on his road to Rio on Tuesday with a visit to Swindon.
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Fiona Caine helps solve your problems

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 19:40
I hate my dentures
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Free musical instrument tasters prove a hit as Swindon 'learns to play'

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 19:10
CHILDREN and adults took advantage of free music taster sessions last weekend when the national ‘Learn To Play’ initiative came to Swindon.
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Vintage Swindon Town team pic up for auction

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 19:04
A VINTAGE Swindon Town team photograph from the 1935-36 season will be auctioned in Suffolk on Saturday.
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New strategy to increase cycling to be approved

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 18:42
A NEW strategy aimed at getting the people of Swindon on their bikes is set to be approved by councillors on Wednesday night.
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Madcap Macbeth Curse set to make world premiere

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 18:19
A CHAOTICALLY condensed version of one of the Bard’s great works opens at Swindon Arts next week. duction from Prime Prime Theatre (previously Sixth Sense Theatre) presents the world premiere of The Macbeth Curse, the hilarious new play by Horrible Histories creator and acclaimed author of over 250 books, Terry Deary.
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Road to Rio brings Harry to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 18:09
AN ASPIRING Olympic gymnast took a diversion on his road to Rio on Tuesday with a visit to Swindon.
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REWIND: Week of records

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 17:59
THIS week 46 years ago saw multiple world record attempts in Swindon.
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REWIND: Man sentenced to death for murder

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 17:48
Seventy seven years ago a man called Ralph Smith appeared briefly at Swindon Borough Police Court.
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Swindon 105.5 celebrates eight years by cutting the ribbon on new studios

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 17:38
SWINDON 105.5 has marked its eighth anniversary by officially unveiling new studios at the Liden Centre library.
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Drama project boosts Swindon pupils’ skills

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 17:34
YOUNGSTERS from Swindon schools have been boosting their confidence and improving their social skills with the help of professional drama workers since the start of the year.
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Fire authority puts £16,000 aside for employee celebrations

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 17:30
FIREFIGHTERS and staff at Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service will be able to bid farewell to the organisation in style after thousands of pounds were set aside for employee celebrations.
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IN FOCUS: Moredon Netball Club

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 17:09
Meet the high fliers of the Moredon Netball Club
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Funeral held for Sir George Martin

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - March 15, 2016 - 16:26
The funeral of Sir George Martin, the Beatles producer who died last week at the age of 90, has taken place in Coleshill, where Sir George lived, his manager confirms.
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Zurich employee to complete 50 mile Ultra Marathon in memory of his Mum

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 16:20
ZURICH IT employee Richard Cox is preparing to complete a 50 mile Ultra Marathon from Worthing to Eastbourne in Sussex in memory of his mum next month.
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Wedding business that started in a spare room expands into new offices

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 15:33
A WEDDING business that started in the spare room of the founder's house has successfully moved into the Manor House Enterprise Centre in Royal Wootton Bassett.
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'You could save a whole family' - the plea from a mum who wants more people to become organ donors

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 15:33
A YOUNG mother whose baby was born weighing under two pounds hopes her life changing experience of living with kidney disease can raise awareness of the need for organ donors.
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Chaotically condensed version of Shakespeare's work coming to Swindon Arts Centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 15, 2016 - 14:38
A CHAOTICALLY condensed version of one of the Bard's great works opens at Swindon Arts next week. Prime Theatre (previously Sixth Sense Theatre) presents the world premiere of The Macbeth Curse, the hilarious new play by Horrible Histories creator and acclaimed author of over 250 books, Terry Deary.
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VIDEO: McCoy highlights Injured Jockeys Fund

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - March 15, 2016 - 14:13
Injured Jockeys Fund president Sir Anthony 'AP' McCoy tells BBC Points West why he works with the charity ahead of the Cheltenham Festival.
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'Monster tower block' plan shelved

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - March 15, 2016 - 13:57
Plans for a 13-storey building on a hill top in Swindon are shelved after more than 2,000 people sign a petition against it.
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