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Your guide to the European elections

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 07:04
SWINDON goes to the polls for the second time in a month tomorrow to cast votes for the European elections.
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The full list of South West candidates for the European elections

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 07:04
HERE are all of the candidates who could be elected to the six seats in the South West UK constituency.
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Young magnet fishers reel in safes and a stolen locket - then find its owners

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 07:03
TWO young anglers reeled in an array of unusual objects when they went magnet fishing in a Pinehurst stream and reunited a lost locket with its owners.
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PCC staff costs add up to nearly £350,000

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:14
The personal office of Wiltshire's police and crime commissioner Angus Macpherson costs taxpayers in Swindon and Wiltshire more than a third of a million pounds.
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Visit from Love Island hopeful helps raise funds for Oliver

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:14
A VISIT from Miss Great Britain helped raise funds for a campaign that aims to bring back a six-year-old’s smile.
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MS sufferer faces fears with skydive for therapy centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:06
A MAN suffering with multiple sclerosis conquered his fear of heights in order to raise funds for Swindon Therapy Centre,
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ROBERT BUCKLAND: Swindon Powertrain show how UK companies can lead the way

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:05
Last week I had the pleasure of visiting Swindon Powertrain, an excellent company with specialist engineering expertise which amongst other things specialises in electric conversions.
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Swim star Jazz reveals struggle with body image

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:02
Jazz Carlin's body had been dropping hints about retirement for a few months before she called it a day – she was expecting that, Olympic-level swimming is traditionally a young person's game.
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Woman tells of ordeal at hands of paedophile ex-solicitor

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:02
A WOMAN who was systematically sexually abused by a Swindon solicitor over a five-year period has today (Thurs, 16 May) urged other paedophile victims to come forward and speak out.
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Here's how you can help Wiltshire Air Ambulance save lives

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:01
BE a mascot, give talks or help out at fundraising events – those are some of the volunteering opportunities available at Wiltshire Air Ambulance.
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Dirty commode and poor leadership: CQC puts another Swindon care home into special measures

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:01
A LIDEN care home has been placed in special measures by the Care Quality Commission after inspectors found a dirty commode, discarded pills and evidence of poor leadership.
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‘Factories close all the time': Brexit Party's Ann Widdecombe on Honda

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:01
CONSERVATIVE stalwart-turned Brexit Party MEP hopeful Ann Widdecombe has told Honda workers facing certainty of losing their jobs: “Factories close all the time.”
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Terrier was 'thrown like a doll' in vicious attack by 2 Japanese mountain dogs

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:00
A TERRIER was thrown around like a doll in a vicious and unprovoked dog attack, a court heard.
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Stunned mum finds sausage meat FACE in 91p packet of Aldi bangers

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 05:00
A MUM-of-two got a shock when she found herself face-to-face with a grinning, inch-thick disk of sausage meat.
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Fined £2,000 for 'man with van' fly-tipping

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 22, 2019 - 04:45
A Swindon resident has been fined nearly £2,000 because he didn't check the credentials of a waste collector.
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Swindon 'ram-death victim let out blood-curdling scream'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 21, 2019 - 19:23
Dario Carboni is accused of deliberately running over Kenneth Kiley after the pair had a crash.
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Expect a gloomy bank holiday, say weather forecasters

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 21, 2019 - 15:36
DO not hold your breath for sunshine this spring bank holiday, forecasters have warned.
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MURDER TRIAL: Witness heard 'blood-curdling scream' as ex-soldier knocked down by Corsa

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 21, 2019 - 13:05
A WITNESS described hearing a blood-curdling scream as a Corsa ploughed into a retired paratrooper trying to get the driver's details following a prang.
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Gutted former hotel 'will be missed'

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 21, 2019 - 12:07
The burned-out shell of what was originally a vicarage – and then the reception and main entrance building of a hotel – in South Marston will be rebuilt.
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GALLERY: Swindon Spring Festival "a risk worth taking" says organiser after first finale

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 21, 2019 - 12:03
THE first-ever Swindon Spring Festival has been hailed a success after finishing with a frantic finale full of circus acts, music, magic and drama.
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