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1 in 3 Swindon school leavers went straight into work, figures show

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 07:25
A THIRD of pupils leaving school walked into a job, new figures show.
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Church-goer threatened to kill wife after marriage breakdown

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 07:08
A CHURCHGOER who repeatedly threatened to kill his wife after their marriage broke down has been jailed for three years.
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Refugee charity founded in wake of Kosovo War celebrates 18th anniversary

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 07:01
A WAR that shook Europe prompted Swindon volunteers to set up a charity that has since helped thousands of refugees and asylum seekers.
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MP welcomes government action against loneliness

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 07:01
MP for North Swindon Justin Tomlinson has welcomed the introduction by the government of a cross-departmental initiative to tackle loneliness and isolation
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Martin Costello launches complaint against councillors who said his mayor's meal question was "racially motivated"

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 06:30
RIGHT-WING campaigner and former UKIP candidate Martin Costello has launched an official complaint against two borough councillors.
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Breast cancer survivor followed in mum's footsteps

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 06:22
VAL Cox was diagnosed with breast cancer just months after being given the all-clear in a regular screening.
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Volunteers needed to help families struggling this Christmas

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 06:04
A CALL for volunteers has been put out by Tesco and its partner charities to help struggling families this Christmas.
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Low unemployment rate success in Swindon questioned by critics

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 06:04
UNEMPLOYMENT figures released for Swindon this week have met with mixed reactions.
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Local kids choose their top 100 favourite reads

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 06:03
A LIST of the top 100 children's books in Swindon has been revealed by Swindon Stories.
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GWH made £630k last year from staff car parks - and £1m from visitors

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 05:27
CHARGING staff to park their cars netted Great Western Hospital hundreds of thousands of pounds last year.
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GWH made £630k last year from staff car parks - and £1m from visitors

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 20, 2018 - 05:27
CHARGING staff to park their cars netted Great Western Hospital hundreds of thousands of pounds last year.
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Residents to be told to stop recycling plastic by council

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - October 19, 2018 - 20:04
Swindon Borough Council wants to burn plastic along with other rubbish rather than sending it abroad for recycling.
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Three arrested after disorder in Penhill

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 19, 2018 - 19:27
POLICE have arrested three people following reports of a disorder in Penhill this afternoon.
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Stonehenge tunnel plans submitted to Planning Inspectorate

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - October 19, 2018 - 18:35
Inspectors have 28 days to decide whether to accept the plans for the 1.9-mile (3km) road tunnel.
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M4 speeder caught doing 131mph

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 19, 2018 - 17:09
A MOTORIST is to face a court hearing after being caught driving on the M4 at more than 130mph.
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Volunteers sought to commemorate the 70 Wiltshire bellringers killed in the First World War

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 19, 2018 - 17:00
A TRIBUTE to the 1,400 bellringers who were killed in the first world war will sound across Wiltshire and the country on November 11.
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SEE IT: Dane Baptiste at Swindon Arts Centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 19, 2018 - 16:29
Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, Dane Baptiste brings his third smash hit show to Swindon Arts Centre at 8pm tonight.
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Justin Tomlinson: 17 jobs for every job seeker in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 19, 2018 - 14:01
I was delighted, but not surprised, to read that Swindon has been named as one of the best places in the country to look for jobs, with 17 vacancies for every job seeker.
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Letters to the Editor: Friday, October 19, 2018

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 19, 2018 - 14:01
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, Unit 1 and 2 Richmond House, Edison Park, Swindon, SN3 3RB. Phone: 01793 501806.
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On this day: October 19

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 19, 2018 - 12:06
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