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Splash park at Coate Water could shut for ever

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 11, 2018 - 06:20
Summers in Swindon could get a little duller and more dry - but only because the Splash park at Coate Water is possibly earmarked for closure.
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Allegations of neglect of vulnerable adults increase

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 11, 2018 - 06:17
Allegations of abuse against vulnerable adults using Swindon Borough Council's services have dropped from last year.
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SOLAR FARM SWITCH-ON: 'It will also save a significant amount of money at a time when we have to deliver large savings'

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 11, 2018 - 06:16
The Solid Recovered Fuel plant at Waterside Park takes a lot of electricity to dry out and mince up thousands of tonnes of rubbish which it makes into fuel.
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Plans 'in place' for civil unrest after Brexit

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 11, 2018 - 06:10
Unlike Theresa May, Coun Bob Wright, the chairman of Swindon Borough Council’s scrutiny committee didn’t postpone a discussion over the authority’s preparations for Brexit - despite Coun Emma Faramarzi’s joking suggestion.
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International film festival welcomes Bollywood star to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 11, 2018 - 06:03
A FILM festival invited actors and film makers from India to Bulgaria to the Swindon Marriot Hotel.
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Legal aid cuts failing domestic abuse victims, says refuge chief

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 11, 2018 - 06:02
CUTS to legal aid are putting mothers fleeing domestic violence through more trauma, says the chief of a women’s refuge in Swindon.
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Indian consul opens new Cricklade hotel bar

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 11, 2018 - 06:01
THE Consul General of India cut the ribbon to open a new bar and restaurant at the Cricklade House Hotel.
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Staff wanted for new Swindon out-of-hours mental health service The Junction

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 11, 2018 - 05:25
STAFF are being recruited for a new mental health service in Swindon, dubbed a calming café by NHS commissioners.
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Tuesday's round-up from the courts

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 11, 2018 - 04:21
COURT: Sex offender Christopher Rose was told by Swindon magistrates he must do 150 hours of unpaid work after he pleaded guilty to failing to notify police he had moved.
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Swindon united on Brexit (Only on scorn as PM delays vote)

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 19:14
Reaction on Twitter from people in Swindon to the announcement that todays' vote on Theresa may's Brexit withdrawal agreement has been postponed came from across the political spectrum.
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Firms in 'utter dismay' at Brexit vote delay, says Business West chief

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 17:35
THE delay on a parliamentary vote on Brexit is putting people's livelihoods at risk, says Phil Smith the managing director of Business West.
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Man assaulted and robbed near Tree nightclub in Old Town

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 17:16
A MAN was assaulted and robbed outside the Tree nightclub in Old Town.
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Wiltshire man pleads guilty to 78 child sex abuse offences

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 17:00
A man has pleaded guilty to 78 offences relating to the sexual abuse of children.
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Highworth hit by a series of garage break-ins and burglaries

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 15:10
POLICE are warning garage owners in Highworth and its surrounding area to be extra vigilant after a series of break-ins.
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Letters to the Editor: Friday, December 7, 2018

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 14:31
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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Letters to the Editor: Thursday, December 6, 2018

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 14:21
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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Letters to the Editor: Monday, December 10, 2018

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 14:11
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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Letters to the Editor: Saturday, December 8, 2018

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 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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Thief stole handbag from woman's pram in Swindon town centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 11:58
A THIEF stole a handbag from a shopper's pram in Swindon town centre.
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Probe into cost to A&E of GPs phone booking shambles

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 10, 2018 - 11:35
HOSPITAL accountants are probing the cost to A&E of Swindon’s GP shortages and the struggles some patients have faced in getting appointments.
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