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DAVID RENARD: Elections a triumph for local politics

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 9, 2019 - 05:02
Following my party’s success in last week’s Swindon Borough Council elections, I have a long list of thank-yous to issue.
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It's friends reunited as the class of 75 at St Joseph’s get together

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 9, 2019 - 05:02
FORMER students of St Joseph’s from across the UK and beyond had the chance to rekindle old friendships at a school reunion last Saturday.
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Stop procrastinating! Do that thing to improve your mental health

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 9, 2019 - 05:02
DOING those little jobs now will help boost your mental health.
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Mechanics' Institution is a priority for government's heritage quango

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 9, 2019 - 05:01
THE crumbling Mechanics’ Institute remains in heritage regulator Historic England’s sights.
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Swindon patients still facing lengthy waits for GP appointments - figures reveal

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 9, 2019 - 05:01
SWINDON patients are still facing some of the longest GP waits in the country, figures reveal.
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'We're not going to stand for it,' Highworth voters tell Swindon Borough Council

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 9, 2019 - 05:00
HIGHWORTH voters last night said they would not stand for the result of a bungled town council election count that saw 10 councillors receive more votes than there were ballots cast.
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What went wrong with the Highworth Town Council vote? And where do we go from here?

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 9, 2019 - 05:00
PARTY bloc votes is where the Highworth Town Council poll came unstuck.
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UKIP RESIGNATION: 'I'm upgrading my Hurricane for a Spitfire in our second Battle of Britain'

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 8, 2019 - 21:48
A FORMER UKIP parliamentary candidate has resigned from the party, saying Nigel Farage's Brexit Party is the "only feasible solution to unite all Brexiteers".
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Swindon Town release 10 players including Vigouroux & Dunne

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 8, 2019 - 17:34
Goalkeeper Lawrence Vigouroux and midfielders James Dunne and Jak McCourt are among 10 players released by the League Two club.
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Police sting issues five tickets and arrests one woman for driving while on the phone

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 8, 2019 - 17:07
DRIVERS using their phones behind the wheel have been caught out in a police sting.
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ROYAL BABY: Harry and Meghan reveal son's name

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 8, 2019 - 16:50
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have named their baby son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, the couple announced on their Instagram account.
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'Urgent action' at Swindon private health firm

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 8, 2019 - 14:31
The move involves a company which runs GP surgeries in Swindon.
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Man killed as his Citroen crashes into parked lorry near Stonehenge

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 8, 2019 - 14:30
A CITROEN driver was killed when his car was involved in a crash with a parked lorry near Stonehenge.
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Mysterious 'positive' graffiti slogans in Trowbridge criticised

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 8, 2019 - 14:11
The unknown artist responsible for the signs has been dubbed the "Trowbridge Banksy".
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Pennyhooks Farm plant sale to showcase work of young people with autism

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 8, 2019 - 14:06
PLANTS, crafts and cakes made and grown by young people with autism will be on sale at Pennyhooks Farm this saturday.
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Letters to the Editor: "Imagine the billions that is spent on nuclear weapons being spent instead on public services"

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 8, 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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CLOSED: The town centre crack den shut down by police after court grants order

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 8, 2019 - 13:38
A TOWN centre crack den has been closed by police.
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'Unsightly mess' kerbstone repair will be fixed by Swindon council

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 8, 2019 - 13:19
A TARMACKED kerb repair branded an unsightly mess by one woman will be fixed, Swindon Borough Council said.
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Think it's only strong sunlight that can damage skin? Think again, says Swindon nurse

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 8, 2019 - 12:51
PEOPLE should check their skin for signs of cancer at least once a month, a Swindon specialist nurse has said.
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