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Time for our heroes to take the spotlight

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 17:11
WORTHY winners of the title of The Pride of Swindon are being sought for next year’s awards.
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Police couple praised for Swindon crimefighting

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 16:47
A HUSBAND and wife who have been righting wrongs throughout Swindon as police officers have had their hard work celebrated.
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Cross-country investigation leads to multiple burglary prosecutions

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 16:42
A DEDICATED team of police officers who worked tirelessly with other south west forces on cracking down on a spate of burglaries have had their efforts hailed a huge success.
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Vital support helped family get justice over murder

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 16:40
A FAMILY liaison officer who went above and beyond the call of duty to support the family of Alison Connolly has been commended for her dedication to her profession.
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Hundreds brave the elements for Brighter Futures reindeer run

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 16:10
HUNDREDS of runners made their way to Coate Water on Sunday morning for the third annual Reindeer Run in aid of Brighter Futures.
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Pupils impress mayor with a talent for recycling

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 15:23
CHRISTMAS this year will be far from rubbish for year two pupils at Robert Le Kyng Primary School.
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Join Chamber's Christmas party

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 15:20
All businesses and organisations in Swindon are invited to a Christmas party.
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Protestors shed light on anti-begging order

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 15:11
PROTESTORS will take to the town centre this weekend to make a stand against a controversial order they claim is criminalising homeless people.
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In Focus: Busy Bees Nursery, St Andrew’s Ridge

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 14:46
Busy Bees Nursery, at The Neighbourhood Centre, Highdown Way, St Andrew’s Ridge provides childcare for children aged from three months to five years. It is open from 7.30am to 6pm from Monday to Friday.
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From flipping burgers to financial whizz-kid, Vito really is on the money

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 14:39
A HIGHWORTH man whose first job was in McDonald's has become the youngest ever fellow of the Personal Finance Society.
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Tree honour for charity stalwart

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 14:19
VOLUNTEERS dug deep in aid of a community stalwart and charity founder this week as they planted a tree to honour her achievements.
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Tribute to Reading man killed in Wallingford fatal collision

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - December 6, 2016 - 13:59
The family of a man killed in a motorbike crash near Wallingford has paid tribute to a "doting father" and a "loving son and brother".
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Dad who kept downloading child abuse images now behind bars

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 13:10
A FATHER of two who carried on downloading indecent images of children weeks after being spared jail for similar offences is finally behind bars.
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Santa makes some last minute checks before Arkell's annual Christmas Market

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 12:09
SANTA made an early visit to Arkell’s this week, to check that everything was ready ahead of the brewery’s annual Arkell’s Christmas Market, being held at the brewery this Saturday.
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Woman dependent on alcohol spared jail after judge hears she has pub job

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 12:02
A WOMAN with an alcohol dependency has been spared jail for failing on a suspended sentence after a judge heard she had got a job in a pub.
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Runners with a taste of mud encouraged to sign up for Prospect Hospice 10k

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 11:55
RUNNERS with a taste for mud are being asked to take part in Swindon’s messiest 10k event to raise funds for Prospect Hospice. Runners can now choose to tackle the 10K distance with the added challenge of obstacles on parts of the course.
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Your chance to give library a new chapter

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 11:51
COMMUNITY groups wishing to take on the running of a library have until January to submit an expression of interest.
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Councillors hope to give Stratton Library a new chapter

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 11:46
COUNCILLORS in Stratton have become the first in Swindon to express a firm interest in taking over the library in their parish.
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A creative force

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 11:06
Since she’s worked with drama she’s now saying poems out loud, she’s talking to her friends, she’s a little bit feisty, she’s got a bit of fire now.
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Murco burglar released on bail

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 6, 2016 - 10:46
A MAN has admitted taking part in a break in at a service station in Royal Wootton Bassett has been released on bail by a judge.
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