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Stratton Stroll pulls in the crowds

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 24, 2016 - 14:00
THE famous Stratton Stroll took place on Saturday to raise funds for local children’s cancer and leukemia charity CALM.
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Summer concert delights outgoing musical director

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 24, 2016 - 13:28
THE multi award winning Wessex Male Choir sang to a packed house at STEAM last week during their 15th Summer Concert in the presence of the Mayor of Swindon Eric Shaw.
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B&Q staff dig deep for children's cancer charity

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 24, 2016 - 13:18
ANOTHER year of fundraising at a town distribution centre has culminated in a donation of more than £7,000 to a local charity.
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Car hits barrier on M4

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 24, 2016 - 13:13
TWO lanes of the M4 were closed last night (JULY 23) after a car collided with the central barrier.
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Football team take to the pitch after 24 years in memory of little Daniel

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 24, 2016 - 10:56
FORMER footballers for a successful youth team reunited this weekend for a charity tournament in memory of a little boy who died from Leukaemia.
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B&Q donate nearly £8,000 to children's charity CALM

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 24, 2016 - 10:48
A CHARITY that supports children with cancer and their families has received a donation of nearly £7,000 from B&Q.
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New head for Churchfields School

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 24, 2016 - 10:07
CHURCHFIELDS Academy will have a new leader in September.
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Residents call for action over dangerous driving on Thamesdown Drive

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 24, 2016 - 09:20
RESIDENTS of North Swindon have voiced serious concerns about the safety of Thamesdown Drive at a public meeting attended by representatives of Wiltshire Police and Swindon Borough Council.
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Psychology inspired art exhibition held

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 23, 2016 - 17:22
AN art exhibition inspired by the power of human emotions was held this weekend.
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Crowds celebrate motoring history at Lydiard Park retro day

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 23, 2016 - 16:29
CLASSIC cars and vintage vans roared their way into Lydiard Park this weekend for the annual Auto and Retro festival.
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Man arrested after 'reports of knife' in town centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 23, 2016 - 13:55
POLICE were called this morning (JULY 23) following reports of a man seen with a knife in the town centre.
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Swindon school only second in UK to win internet safety award

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 23, 2016 - 10:13
A SWINDON primary school is only the second in the UK to win recognition for its efforts to make sure pupils are safe when they surf the internet.
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Wonder no more about the Pokemon Go craze!

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 23, 2016 - 07:10
THE world has gone Pokemon crazy, and Swindon is no exception. Its buildings and public spaces seem to have been invaded by the digital monsters and their diligent hunters. Just what exactly is going on?
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Culinary masterpiece given the thumbs up by astronaut Tim Peake

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 23, 2016 - 06:06
HER culinary creation helped sustain Britain’s first astronaut on the International Space Station during his six months in orbit while she was preparing for her GCSEs.
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VIDEO OF THE WEEK: BFG premiere: Film's stars shower Spielberg with praise

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 23, 2016 - 00:00
Interviews from the UK premiere of Steven Spielberg's BFG in London's Leicester Square.
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Alcoholic, 42, who attacked three people and 7 others before the courts

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 22, 2016 - 20:00
PLEADING guilty to assaulting three people and sending an offensive message, a man has been ordered to tackle his alcohol addiction with the help of the probation service.
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Halliwell at court hearing in lead-up to Becky murder trial

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 22, 2016 - 18:36
FORMER Swindon cabbie Christopher Halliwell appeared in the today for a pre-trial hearing ahead of the Becky Godden murder trial.
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Honda staff walk out at lunchtime

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 22, 2016 - 18:33
WORKERS at Honda downed tools at lunchtime yesterday causing the production line to come to a standstill.
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Youngster learn skills for life

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 22, 2016 - 18:14
IMPORTANT skills for life have been learned by pupils at Bishopstone Primary School who took part in an award scheme backed by the Duke of Cambridge.
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Young people use summer holidays to give back to their community

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 22, 2016 - 18:01
FINDING something constructive to do during the school holidays is often an issue but a group of young people from the Swindon area have discovered a rewarding solution.
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