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Brighter Futures: Mum's pride in son's bike ride

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 16:46
A MUM who has undergone radiotherapy treatment in Oxford has spoken of her pride as her son sets off on a bike ride to Paris to raise cash for Brighter Futures.
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Hamerton Zoo tiger death: Police are now investigating

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 31, 2017 - 16:25
Keeper Rosa King died at the zoo in Cambridgeshire on Monday when a tiger entered an enclosure.
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Brighter Futures: Cyclists hit the road for 100-mile trip

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 16:18
A TEAM of retirees have swapped their pipes and slippers for bicycles as they hit the road to raise funds for Brighter Futures.
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Police dash to gym as man attacked

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 16:09
EMERGENCY services were called to a popular town centre gym after reports of an assault this afternoon.
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Biochemist’s books make science fun

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 15:27
BOICHEMIST Lisa Mullan is turning complex scientific concepts into children’s stories to give young readers a head start when they come to study the subject at school.
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Probe over escape of prisoner armed with razor during hospital visit

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 14:18
AN investigation has been launched after an Erlestoke prisoner jailed for holding a mother and daughter at knife point for eight hours managed to escape during a hospital visit.
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Police plea over missing Saffron

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 13:10
POLICE are appealing for information about a 15-year-old girl, missing from the Upper Stratton area.
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Town centre attack on teenager filmed on phone, court hears

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 13:02
A GIRL pinned another teenager up against a fence in an attack in the town back in March.
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Labour leader cancels Wharf Green visit

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 12:50
LABOUR leader Jeremy Corbyn has cancelled his visit to Wharf Green today.
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Knife threats teenager spared 'mandatory' jail

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 12:42
A 'mixed up kid' who brandished a knife in the town centre while on a community order for a similar matter has been spared jail.
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Footwear firm put boots to the test in support of Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 12:39
A TEAM of fundraisers from a family-owned firm put their best feet forward over the bank holiday weekend to raise more than £2000 for Wiltshire Air Ambulance.
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Fire risk warning over tumble dryers

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 11:11
THOUSANDS of condenser tumble dryers could pose a fire risk due to an over-heating component.
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53 years on the wards lands nurse in the spotlight

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 10:44
NURSING has changed a lot over the last 50 years, but one thing that has remained constant has been Toni Starr's dedication to a career that she loves more than anything else.
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Can you help police trace burglary witnesses?

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 10:43
POLICE are calling on the public’s help to trace two witnesses who may hold key information in relation to a series of burglaries in Royal Wootton Bassett.
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GENERAL ELECTION 2017: Spotlight on the NHS

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 10:34
Today we turn our attention to the Health Service and ask the candidates standing in North and South Swindon what their parties would do to secure its future.
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LETTERS: Wednesday, May 31

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 10:27
PLEASE keep your letters to 250 words maximum giving your name, address and daytime telephone number - even on emails. Email: letters@swindonadvertiser.co.uk. Write: Swindon Advertiser, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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BUSINESS: Airline sees profits soar despite Brexit

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 10:22
Low cost carrier Ryanair pledged to continue cutting fares as it posted a six per cent rise in annual profits despite intense competition and the Brexit vote.
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FAMILY LIFE: I want my Julie to have a legacy

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 31, 2017 - 10:15
Eddie Robinson hopes his late wife’s legacy
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