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Bid to expand Neighbourhood Watch in East Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 21, 2017 - 09:54
COUNCILLORS and residents are hoping to resurrect a Neighbourhood Watch scheme in East Swindon.
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Defendants must now state nationality in court

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 21, 2017 - 09:53
DEFENDANTS will now be asked their nationality at their first appearance in England and Wales magistrates’ courts to aid the Government’s drive to deport more foreign criminals.
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'Faith in humanity' restored as woman's stolen cash replaced

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 21, 2017 - 09:24
A FLOOD of donations from generous Adver readers will ensure that injured pensioner Geraldine Croucher has a merry Christmas this year.
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999 crews called to town centre hotel

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 21, 2017 - 09:22
FIREFIGHTERS were called to Thistle Express after reports of a fire inside the Islington Street building.
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Jail for father and son Oxford United fans who floored man on Regent Street

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 21, 2017 - 06:00
A PAIR of Oxford United fans have been jailed for attacking a man on Regent Street after their side beat Town last season.
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South West Ambulance staff call for trust boss to resign

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 20, 2017 - 20:26
An open letter from the GMB union claims staff are "struggling to maintain a crumbling service".
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Let's keep the 'X' out of Christmas

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 20:07
LET me be the first to say it this year: I hate Xmas. Always have, always will. On the other hand, I love Christmas, and everything about it, apart from when people spell it with an 'X', writes GRAHAM CARTER.
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Big Interview: Festival is music to Geoff's ears

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 19:41
THE syllabus for the 109th Swindon Music Festival, which takes place in March, has just been announced.
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Ambulance union members: 'Sorry for not getting to your loved ones quickly'

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 17:59
AMBULANCE union members have apologised to the public for “not getting to your loved ones quick enough”.
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Dancers 'in tears' after Christmas lights switch-on performance cut short

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 17:46
DANCERS from Julie Scott’s Academy were left in tears on Saturday night after their performance at the Christmas lights switch-on was cut half way through.
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Firearm surrender sees Wiltshire Police receive more than 100 weapons in just one week

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 17:36
MORE than 100 firearms have been handed to Wiltshire Police during a national surrender.
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Martial arts teacher loses job over banned neo-Nazi terror group link

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 17:15
A MARTIAL arts instructor has lost his job for apparently being a member of a banned neo-Nazi group.
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Fugitive taunts 'fat' and 'lazy' cops by parading outside police stations while wanted for kidnap

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 16:43
AN audacious fugitive has been taunting cops by taking pictures outside police stations and posting them on Facebook.
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Brrr... aving the cold to raise awareness of plight faced by homeless

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 16:39
As the annual Big Sleepout approaches, SARAH SINGLETON speaks to the youngest and the oldest participants about why they want to raise awareness of homelessness
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Trial for men accused of burglary

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 15:18
Two men who are accused of breaking in to a house are to face trial by judge and jury.
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Motorists urged to avoid Thames Avenue after bollard fire

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 15:17
A bollard fire has closed a section of Thames Avenue.
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GALLERY: Swindon's dramatic skies

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 15:15
DRAMATIC skies around Swindon yesterday caught the eye of many readers.
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Commander says tanks as 'relevant' now as 100 years ago

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 20, 2017 - 14:34
The Royal Tank Regiment has been commemorating the centenary of the Battle of Cambrai.
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Letters: Monday, November 20, 2017

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 14:00
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, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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Letters: Saturday, November 18, 2017

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 20, 2017 - 14:00
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, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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