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This man thinks the system to appeal unduly lenient sentences needs to be updated

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 13, 2019 - 05:00
A GOVERNMENT scheme that gives victims and relatives the chance to lengthen their tormentor’s court sentence must be updated to cover coercive husbands and paedophiles who repeatedly download child sex abuse images, campaigners have urged.
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NHS FUTURE: Have your say on how the NHS needs to change in Swindon and Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 13, 2019 - 05:00
YOUNG people have been asked for their views on how they want the NHS to look in the future.
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Pub car park car cleaning plan is a wash out

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 13, 2019 - 04:51
Members of the public filled the benches of Swindon Borough Council’s chamber, hoping that planners would vote against a plan for a carwash in a pub car park.
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Wroughton gas power plant refused amid campaigners' silent protest

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 13, 2019 - 04:50
Environmental protestors put on smog masks and stood mostly silently as councillors debated a proposal to build a mini-gas-fired power plant at a farm in Wroughton.
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CONFIRMED: Swindon's Dorothy Perkins and Wallis outlets to close as firm agrees deal with creditors

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 18:11
TWO Swindon high street stores are set for permanent closure, as Topshop owners Arcadia scraped through plans to close 48 shops around the country.
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Child rapist Peter Daniels' jail term increased to 12 years on appeal

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - June 12, 2019 - 15:47
Wiltshire's police and crime commissioner had raised concerns over Peter Daniels' nine-year term.
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Crash closes one lane on A419

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 15:10
A CRASH has closed one lane of the A419 southbound between Highworth Road and Oxford Road.
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CHILD RAPIST: Wiltshire's most prolific paedophile Peter Daniels will spend three more years in jail

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 15:04
A WILTSHIRE child rapist has had three years added to his jail sentence after government lawyers took his case to the Court of Appeal.
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'It's a nightmare' - 5 places in Swindon where it's 'like a race track'

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 14:35
ARE you fed up of your road or local car park being used as a race track?
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The Flying Scotsman’s coming to Swindon (and here’s when you can see it)

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 13:01
TRAINSPOTTERS can get a glimpse of the Flying Scotsman this weekend.
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COMPETITION: Win a pair of tickets for Royal International Air Tattoo 2019

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 12:07
WINGED wonders from across the globe are setting a course for RAF Fairford ahead of the world’s largest military airshow next month.
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The moment hero police officer smashes car window to rescue dog from a baking hot car

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 12:06
A POLICE officer used his baton to smash through a car window to rescue a dog trapped in a baking hot vehicle.
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'Lives will be lost if village traffic restriction is lifted'

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 12:01
Lifting the restriction on through traffic using Wanborough could see someone killed or seriously injured, fears one resident of the village.
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STRANGLE ATTACK: Wiltshire Police chief speaks out after BBC shows attack on Swindon cop

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 11:01
POLICE officers should not go to work to be assaulted.
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Couple wanted after £500 of POKEMON cards STOLEN from Asda

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 10:29
POLICE want to catch the couple in connection with the theft of almost £500-worth of Pokemon cards from a Swindon Asda store.
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ATTACK ON POLICE: 'I was in a fight for life... it's simple as that'

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 12, 2019 - 04:50
A POLICE officer said he was in a fight for his life with a man who bit him and wrapped his hands around another constable’s throat.
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Adam May: Swindon sign Portsmouth midfielder on loan

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - June 11, 2019 - 16:14
Midfielder Adam May joins League Two club Swindon Town on a season-long loan from Portsmouth.
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'Our life savings are spent on care that should be free'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - June 11, 2019 - 03:04
Vulnerable patients are missing out on NHS funding for care they are legally entitled to, it's claimed.
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Science Museum Group workers' strike ballot in pay row

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - June 10, 2019 - 17:27
A 1.5% pay rise for staff is "galling" when the director has had his increase by a third, says a union.
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Queen's Birthday Honours 2019: Joan Howarth awarded British Empire Medal

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - June 8, 2019 - 09:11
Joan Howarth has been helping to make a difference to the lives of those who are blind or in hospital.
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