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UPDATE: New date set for Michael McIntyre show

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 23, 2015 - 05:00
SWINDON Arts Centre confirmed this morning that Michael McIntyre, whose performance last night was cancelled due to illness, will perform there on Monday, March 2.
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Paper will be read... and red as we dress for fight to conquer heart disease

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 23, 2015 - 05:00
INDIVIDUALS, businesses, schools and your Adver will be looking resplendent in red next week to help in the fight against heart disease.
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Ex-prostitute stole from kerb crawler

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 23, 2015 - 05:00
A FORMER prostitute went out in Manchester Road and stole from a kerb crawler to raise some cash for Christmas.
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Burglar steals treasured items from 90-year-old Highworth woman

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 23, 2015 - 05:00
A 90-YEAR-OLD woman from Highworth had personal items and jewellery stolen from her home during a break-in on Monday.
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A family mourns for MBE recipient Joan

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 23, 2015 - 05:00
JAMES Bouverie-Brine was reminded of the support he has in his 100th year from all of his children during his wife’s funeral yesterday.
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Suns run mental health survey

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 23, 2015 - 05:00
THE quality of mental health care in Swindon is being analysed by a new survey, launched this week.
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Assembly behind firefighter strike

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 23, 2015 - 05:00
THE Swindon People’s Assembly has backed firefighters in their ongoing pension dispute with the Government.
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Wassailer a-peel to orchard

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 23, 2015 - 05:00
TRADITIONAL songs and practices aimed at encouraging apple trees to produce a good crop were carried out in Cheney Manor this week.
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Tributes to popular 15-year-old goalie

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 18:40
TRIBUTES have been flooding in from the team mates of a young footballer who died in hospital on Wednesday.
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Rail services delayed by broken down freight train

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 18:31
Train services running between Swindon and Chippenham were delayed throughout this morning due to a broken down freight train on the line.
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Do it for cancer fight, blood donors told

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 18:30
NHS Blood and Transplant is calling on Swindon residents to think about cancer patients when they make blood donations this month.
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Travellers set up home on industrial estate

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 18:10
POLICE and council officers have been working with landowners after a group of travellers moved onto a site on the Cheney Manor Industrial Estate.
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Search starts for Wyvern's Hairspray stars

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 18:00
YOUNG actors are being urged to put themselves forward for parts in the latest production from a youth project from the Wyvern Theatre.
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Farrell backs Burgess for World Cup

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - January 22, 2015 - 17:41
Backs coach Andy Farrell says he "wouldn't put it past" Sam Burgess to force his way into England's World Cup squad.
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£2.9m hip, hip, array - solar so good as funds top target

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 17:29
A FUNDRAISING campaign to raise £2.7m to build a solar farm in Purton has exceeded its target.
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It’s all go as organisers get Old Town gig on the road

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 16:30
PREPARATIONS are in hand for this year’s Old Town Festival – a highlight of the community calendar.
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Pair are bailed over kidnap and robbery charges

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 16:30
A man and woman who are accused of kidnap and robbery have been released on bail by a judge.
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Purple learning culture at Toothill school

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 16:19
THE colour purple is at the heart of a new learning culture at a Swindon school – which held a special day of events to celebrate the initiative.
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Funding backs dance projects for all abilities

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 16:00
MEMBERS of the Swindon Dance group are doing a celebratory jig after winning more funding.
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Former prostitute stole £240 from Manchester Road kerb crawler, court told

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 22, 2015 - 12:37
A former prostitute stole from a Manchester Road kerb crawler to raise some cash for Christmas.
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