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Yellow bus shelter to help rough sleepers in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 11, 2019 - 05:12
A DOUBLE decker bus converted into a shelter is set to provide a safe place for rough sleepers in Swindon this winter.
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Robert Buckland's column: Cavendish Square buyback

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 11, 2019 - 05:11
The £25m investment for Swindon announced this week by my Cabinet colleague, Local Government Secretary Robert Jenrick, is hugely welcome news. I worked hard within Government for the much-needed cash to be allocated to our town, and it’s a fantastic development we can all be proud of. I am looking forward to working closely with Swindon Borough Council, local businesses and fellow residents on the exciting and transformative projects this funding can support.
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Robert Buckland MP objects to plans for 30 houses at beauty spot near Chiseldon

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 11, 2019 - 05:10
THE justice secretary has objected to controversial plans for 30 houses to be built on an area of outstanding natural beauty near Chiseldon.
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Team behind new Highworth Aldi offers support to country park volunteers

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 11, 2019 - 05:06
THE team behind a new Highworth supermarket pledged to support a town park and offset environmental losses caused by the shop's construction.
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Train driver and war hero to celebrate 100th birthday with trip from Swansea to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 11, 2019 - 05:06
A 100-YEAR-OLD GWR war veteran will be making an appearance at the Steam Museum today.
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Swindon comedian Charlie George shortlisted for Funny Women Awards

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 11, 2019 - 05:04
A SWINDON comedian has been shortlisted for the Funny Women Awards.
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BBC Wiltshire offers new talent the chance to take over the airwaves for 60 seconds

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 11, 2019 - 05:03
BBC Wiltshire is looking for new talent to take over its radio mic for 60 seconds.
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Police, fire and ambulance services called to crash in Wroughton

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 17:55
EMERGENCY SERVICE crews raced to Wroughton after being called to reports of a crash.
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Shepperton Way could be shut for days after Swindon water main burst

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 17:14
Engineers working on a burst main in Abbey Meads could keep the road closed for several days.
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Warminster weapons trial: Pair guilty over stolen army rifles

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 10, 2019 - 16:19
Two men are convicted over the theft of rifles from a British Army base.
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Letters to the Editor: "To crash out without a deal would be by far the greater treachery"

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 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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FOOD REVIEW: The Burger Priest

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 12:11
WHEN looking for a quick bite to eat in the town centre, The Crossing is my first port of call.
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A Confession episode 2: Swindon accents and camerawork are criticised as Halliwell drama sends a clear message

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 12:06
THE second episode of ITV drama A Confession ended with Det Supt Steve Fulcher making the decision to breach police procedure that would later cost him his career.
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Bad parking in Swindon - send us your examples

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 10:34
A nationawide ban on cars parking on pavements is now seriously being considered.
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Parking on the pavement could FINALLY be banned

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 10:21
A blanket ban on the "blight" of car parking on pavements could now be introduced.
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Longleat's Sky Safari holds its first launch ahead of the weekend festival

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 09:06
THE first balloons of Longleat's Sky Safari took to the skies above Longleat this morning.
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Swindon police appeal as graffiti 'artist' tags 13 houses in Gorse Hill

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 09:05
A ROGUE artist sprayed more than a dozen homes with paint - also tagging a tree and play park.
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Burst water main in Abbey Meads is still causing problems for Swindon drivers this morning

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 07:10
A BURST water main has caused problems in Abbey Meads.
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Boxing helps autistic Swindon teenager overcome mental health issues

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 06:01
AN autistic teenager came off his medication and overcame his mental health issues after taking up boxing.
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Wiltshire restaurants in Good Food Guide - but none from Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 10, 2019 - 05:14
WILTSHIRE restaurants impressed Good Food Guide readers and inspectors - but none from Swindon made the cut.
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