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Illegal scrap dealers making thousands touting for trade on Facebook

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 07:31
ILLEGAL scrap metal collectors advertising their services on Facebook are making thousands of pounds from the unwanted cars and goods taken from people’s homes.
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Have your say on car parking standards

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 07:02
THE council wants to hear from you as it seeks to update its Parking Standards document.
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£5m park and ride planned for junction 16 to ease Rodbourne traffic nightmare

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 06:31
A NEW £5m park and ride at Junction 16 of the M4 is in the offing as part of the plan to help ease Rodbourne's traffic gridlock.
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Tell council what you think of its Rodbourne traffic proposals

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 06:31
Measures intended to relieve Rodbourne’s notorious traffic problems have been put to the public in a consultation by the borough council.
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'Be our eyes and ears' say police about child exploitation

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 06:28
It is up to us all in Swindon to protect our children from criminal and sexual exploitation was the message to councillors from the borough’s experts. in keeping youngsters safe. And all councillors will be expected to play their part, by taking part in mandatory training on “County Lines” drug gangs exploiting children and youngsters in Swindon.
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20mph zones 'only where someone is killed or seriously injured'

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 06:18
SPEED limits of 20mph will not be put on roads where nobody has been killed or seriously injured.
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Ultra cyclist unsure he'll try LEJOG world record after second attempt

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 06:03
A SECOND attempt to break the world record cycling from Land's End to John O’groats was called off half way.
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'You've got the power to save your friend's life,' Swindon pupils hear at Save Drive talk

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 06:01
SCHOOL pupils were given a hard-hitting message on road safety from a police officer whose job it is to tell parents their beloved children have died.
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Have your say on bid to build retirement homes at former Energy Centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 06:01
PROPOSALS are being put forward to develop the land on the former Energy Centre on Piper’s Way.
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Yarn bombers strike in Wootton Bassett High Street - but it's all for a good cause

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 06:00
ROYAL Wootton Bassett's High Street has never looked quite like it does this morning.
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Cheerleaders hope to 'spring' into action with £10,000 appeal

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 05:40
A CHEERLEADING squad is hoping to raise £10,000 to give its members a special floor for their flips and tricks.
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GWH is looking for new governors - here's how you apply...

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 05:39
MORE than half-a-dozen seats on Great Western Hospital's council of governors are vacant.
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Knife offences in Swindon on the rise, police chief admits

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 22, 2018 - 05:31
KNIFE offences in Swindon are on the rise.
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Salisbury Prezzo poisoning scare not a hoax, says Anna Shapiro

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 21, 2018 - 21:48
The woman at the centre of Sunday's nerve agent scare in Salisbury insists her fear was genuine.
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Michael Doughty: Swindon Town's Harrow School alumni with 14 'A' grades

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 21, 2018 - 19:55
What do seven former British Prime Ministers and Swindon Town's top scorer have in common?
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PICTURES: Friends and family pay respects to Devizes crash mum Karly Heweson

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 21, 2018 - 17:43
A HORSE-drawn hearse carried crash victim Karly Heweson’s coffin to her Devizes funeral.
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Broadgreen teen gang found with cannabis, knife and £12 Wilko axe

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 21, 2018 - 15:21
A YOUTH gang was found with an £12 axe from discount store Wilko, home-made knife and cannabis.
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Swindon Open Studios: When is it? What should I see?

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 21, 2018 - 15:07
SWINDON Open Studios returns this weekend, with almost 50 venues showing-off original work by artists across the town.
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Letters to the Editor: Friday, September 21, 2018

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 21, 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, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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It's only September...but one MP has already launched his Christmas card competition

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 21, 2018 - 12:42
WITH less than 100 days to go until Christmas, MP Robert Buckland has called for youngsters to send in their festive card designs.
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