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Artist wants Swindon community to make community art

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 19:47
BILLY Beaumont has a strong belief in public art - and in the public making public art.
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Swindon man who wanted to bungee jump before it was invented

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 19:41
ADVER stories this week in 1980 included one about Swindon man Nigel Edginton, who won the chance to take part in a perilous jump from a great height with vines attached to his ankles.
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Barrie Hudson: No need to be scared of rabid wolves in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 19:31
FOLLOWING three stabbings across Swindon in nearly as many days, the folk in charge want us to know the town is safe.
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South West Forensic Services: Hundreds of fingerprints waiting to be analysed

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - July 16, 2019 - 16:05
Crime victims are being "let down" because of a backlog of 830 fingerprint cases waiting to be analysed.
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Best job ever? £60K to travel the world on family's epic 'gap year'

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 15:41
IS this the best job in the world?
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Letters to the Editor: "There is virtually no enforcement due to reduction of Police numbers"

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 14:01
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, Unit 1 and 2 Richmond House, Edison Park, Swindon, SN3 3RB. Phone: 01793 501806.
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Pair spotted trying front doorhandles and stealing from vehicles in Haydon Wick

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 13:28
TWO men tried to burgle houses and steal from cars in Haydon Wick.
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This year's half marathon will be Swindon's last

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 13:14
This year’s Swindon Half Marathon will be the last, after organisers said it was too costly to put on.
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Diversity show at Oasis in Swindon cancelled after Red Sky Promotions closure

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 12:34
DIVERSITY will not be performing in Swindon in December.
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Faringdon postie's unusual way of delivering parcel through upstairs window wins viral praise

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 12:30
A POSTIE who slotted a parcel through an open upstairs window and onto a bed when there was no reply to the doorbell was hailed a terrific shot by the impressed homeowner.
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FOOD REVIEW: Fabulous food at Bandido Burrito

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 11:47
NETFLIX’S remake of British political thriller House of Cards could have been terrible. It wasn’t.
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Three arrested after drugs, cash and phones seized from car on A419

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 11:44
POLICE arrested three people after stopping a car in Swindon and seizing drugs, cash and mobile phones.
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Share your memories of the moon landing

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 11:36
In the lead up to the 50th anniversary of the moon landing this weekend, the Adver is looking for readers to share their stories.
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Trains back on schedule after cows cleared from railway lines

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 11:09
RAILWAY lines between Swindon and Didcot Parkway have reopened after a herd of cows blocked the tracks.
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Fairford Air Tattoo 2019 - how to get there

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 11:00
The Royal International Air Tattoo starts in Fairford on Friday.
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Three car pile-up blocked Queens Drive

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 10:50
A CRASH involving "three or four vehicles" blocked Queens Drive.
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Partial lunar eclipse: What time can it be seen in the UK and where to look

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 09:55
A PARTIAL lunar eclipse is set to be visible across parts of the UK tonight.
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Lanes cleared after three crashes on M4

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 09:31
ALL lanes have been cleared on the M4 after three crashes caused congestion- but traffic bulit up to nine miles elsewhere.
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Lanes cleared after three crashes on M4 - but NINE MILES of queues on A419

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 09:31
ALL lanes have been cleared on the M4 after three crashes caused congestion- but traffic has bulit up to nine miles elsewhere.
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Cows on railway lines causing train delays from Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 16, 2019 - 09:07
COWS are causing chaos on the railway lines between Didcot and Swindon Parkway.
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