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Mini Tesla donated for children at Swindon hospital

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - April 18, 2019 - 11:56
The electric car has been donated so youngsters can drive around to different wards at the Great Western Hospital.
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Police arrest four men after one suspect tried to swallow package of class A drugs

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 11:37
POLICE arrested four people after stopping one of them from swallowing a package which officers believe to be full of class A drugs.
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Police arrest driver after 'dangerous' chase through Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 11:29
POLICE arrested a driver following a 'dangerous' pursuit through red lights
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Swindon MEP candidate organised campaign using online chatroom linked to anti-Semitic and violent posts

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 08:55
A SWINDON YouTuber standing for UKIP in the upcoming European Parliament elections used a controversial chatroom website to help organise support for his MEP campaign.
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Here's what's happening on roads this morning

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 07:48
Traffic around the Moonrakers roundabout on Beechcroft and Whitworth Roads is moving well.
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Stratton campaign group echoes parish council's concerns about New Eastern Villages traffic gridlocking A420

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 07:02
A COMMUNITY campaign group in Stratton has voiced its concerns over immense traffic pressures on Swindon’s main roads that would be caused by the New Eastern Villages developments.
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SHOUT ABOUT SWINDON: Kiddy Cafe celebrates a fun year of helping new mums and their little ones

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 07:02
THIS week, we’re shouting about a community group in Lawn that has given lonely new mothers a welcome safety cushion of support and friendship during that difficult time of becoming a new parent.
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Urban Rider Games returns to highlight need for skate parks in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 07:01
AN organiser of Swindon’s biggest extreme sport event is campaigning for more skating facilities to be available around the town.
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Election 2019: Penhill & Upper Stratton candidates and ward profile

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:18
The elections in Swindon on May 2 are, of course, local elections. Candidates will say that voters should make their choice on local issues, the record of the borough council and choose between local candidates.
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Churches near Swindon to ring in solidarity with Notre Dame disaster tonight

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:04
CHURCH bells near Swindon will ring out tonight in solidarity with the collapsed Notre Dame Cathedral.
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Video of Honda march labelled a 'stitch up' after racist clip shown

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:03
AN ONLINE video of the Honda march last month has been branded a "stitch up" after it included a clip of a self-proclaimed racist.
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'This definitely bit back' - Aldi customer finds rusty staple in gourmet chicken

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:03
A CUSTOMER at Aldi fears what else could be hiding in his food after claiming he chomped on a rusty staple hiding in piece of chicken.
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Swindon-made businessman appointed as trustee to Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:02
A SWINDON-born businessman had become a trustee at the Wiltshire Air Ambulance Trust.
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Former BBC producers to screen films on create healthier workplaces in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:02
A SCREENING of films by Business West will diagnose unhappy workers next month.
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Nationwide calls for reform of courts after 'no fault' eviction ban

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:02
NATIONWIDE has called for reform of the courts after a government ban on so-called no fault evictions.
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Election 2019: Conservatives say "Let us carry on good work"

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:02
The ruling Conservative group’s message to the Swindon electorate ahead of this year’s local elections is, essentially: let us carry on the good work.
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'I'm prepared to keep getting arrested,' says Extinction Rebellion campaigner

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:01
AN ENVIRONMENTAL campaigner accepts he may keep getting himself arrested - and has called on the prime minister and her environment secretary sit down for talks with bridge strike group Extinction Rebellion.
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VIDEO: Children can drive themselves to ops in GWH's new toy car

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:01
POORLY children will get to drive a top-of-the-range toy car to their operations thanks to Tesla drivers.
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Hospital nurses beat patients in annual Parkinson's Awareness Week football showdown

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 06:01
A HOSPITAL team made up of nurses, therapists and secretaries from the Parkinson’s department beat a squad of patients at their now annual Parkinson’s Awareness Week showdown.
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Election 2019: 'Copycat' election campaign criticism

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 18, 2019 - 05:05
Politicians across Swindon, and across the political spectrum, are agreed in their need for campaigning in the local elections to be positive.
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