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Serial Swindon shoplifter John Young is jailed

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:10
A SERIAL thief who this summer spent two months in hospital with sepsis has been jailed for shoplifting.
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Self-employed RAF veterans in Swindon become Hire A Hubby handymen

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:10
TWO RAF veterans from Swindon have eased back into civilian life by becoming self-employed handymen.
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Shoplifter Anna Burns skips Swindon Crown Court date

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:10
A SHOPLIFTER who was was too ill to be sentenced last week was bailed by a Swindon judge to go to the NHS walk-in centre less than 400ft from the court building.
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BBC touring Wiltshire with Great Bustard for Children in Need

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:10
BBC Wiltshire radio presenter Ben Prater will be touring the county with a giant inflatable Great Bustard in aid of Children in Need.
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Graham Carter's column: Watching football when you're colour blind

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:10
Guess what? Cadbury’s Dairy Milk wrappers are - wait for it - purple!
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What you said: CCTV calls for Mugger's Alley

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:08
THERE have been calls for better security in an underpass dubbed “mugger’s alley” following a series of violent incidents.
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Young footballers don poppies for Remembrance weekend

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:05
JUNIOR football players and their families did their bit to remember the fallen by raising more than £600 for the Poppy Appeal.
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Gin and Rum Festival is a hit for 15,000 punters

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:05
SPIRITS were high as gin and rum fans headed to Steam to savour what was described as the UK's largest gin and rum festival.
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Lions Club 100 years plaque unveiled by mayor

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:03
MORE than half a century of work for good causes by members of Swindon Lions Club has been recognised with the unveiling of a plaque at the Central Library.
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Swindon family's tributes to last surviving member of World War 2 naval battle

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:02
THE family of a war hero who helped to ambush German forces in a Norwegian port during the Second World War paid tribute to him after his death.
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Swindon stalling in installing enough electric car chargers

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 05:02
SWINDON is stalling on introducing charging points for electric cars - but the council is pushing for more to be built in every new housing development.
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Route 20 bus bust-up in Swindon borough council chamber

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 11, 2019 - 04:50
The two bus companies operating in Swindon will be asked to look into reviving the defunct 20 route.
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Yvonne Fletcher: The 35-year-old vow to a dying friend

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 11, 2019 - 01:37
The police officers who worked with Yvonne Fletcher on their quest for justice.
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Sexual assault in Swindon town centre starts police investigation

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 10, 2019 - 18:36
POLICE are investigating a report that a boy of 12 had his crotch grabbed by a man at Whalebridge car park.
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Swindon remembers its war dead

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 10, 2019 - 18:00
THOUSANDS gathered at war memorials in and around Swindon to pay their respects to the country's war dead.
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Teenager killed in crash with lorry in Wiltshire

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 10, 2019 - 17:18
The 18-year-old driver of the car, who was from Somerset, died at the scene of the accident.
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Chippenham Town 0-3 Northampton Town: Vadaine Oliver double helps Cobblers progress in FA Cup

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 10, 2019 - 14:41
Vadaine Oliver scores twice as Northampton Town ease through to the second round of the FA Cup at non-league Chippenham.
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Boris Johnson aide Danny Kruger chosen as Devizes candidate

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 10, 2019 - 13:31
Danny Kruger is a former speechwriter for David Cameron and political secretary to Boris Johnson.
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Faked burglary, 'atomic' punch and bus timetable woe before Swindon courts

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 10, 2019 - 08:30
There have been some odd cases this week
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In the Planning: What's been approved or applied for in your area this week

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 10, 2019 - 05:14
Nine Elms: One half of a double garage attached to a family home will be converted into part of the home.
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