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McDonald's staff brave the shave for Ronald McDonald

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 15:58
Two members of staff from the McDonald’s restaurant on Cockleberry Roundabout have raised £1,200 for the Ronald McDonald House Charity after getting sponsored to shave their heads for the charity.
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Raffle raises funds for diabetes in memory of much-loved local woman

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 15:10
FRIENDS and family of a much-loved Swindon woman continued with their efforts to make a difference in her name this weekend.
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Thames Water warns of roadworks on Queens Drive this week

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 14:38
Thames Water has warned drivers to expect disruption on Queens Drive tis week as they carry out repairs to a water leak.
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Nail bar workers handed over to immigration authorities after police raids

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 13:55
TWO people were arrested on suspicion of immigration offences during a police operation to tackle modern slavery.
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Wiltshire's Royal Tank Regiment marks Cambrai centenary

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 19, 2017 - 13:53
The use of tanks during the Battle of Cambrai helped break through German defences.
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Solicitors dig deep to make Christmas merry for Jessie May families

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 13:23
GIFT-WRAPPED presents donated by Swindon solicitors will cheer up the families of terminally-ill children this Christmas.
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Drivers facing delays near the Outlet

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 13:14
MOTORISTS should expect delays when travelling near the Designer Outlet this afternoon after many drivers have reported slow traffic in the area.
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JAILED: Jealous man who assaulted girlfriend during row

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 13:07
A JEALOUS man assaulted his girlfriend while on bail for knocking out a lorry driver he thought he made a pass at her.
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GALLERY: Swindon Christmas Lights Switch-On 2017

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 13:02
SWINDON’S town centre streets are sparkling after hundreds of people descended to Wharf Green on Saturday to see the Christmas lights switch-on
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Lessons in lawmaking as Parliament Week comes to Swindon schools

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 12:23
YOUNG people from across Swindon got a taste of life as an MP last week.
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How you can help older people keep warm this winter

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 12:07
HUNDREDS of older people at risk from freezing temperatures this winter could once again be helped to cope with the cold, thanks to an annual appeal from the Wiltshire Community Foundation.
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Wroughton villagers brave the rain for community tree planting project

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 19, 2017 - 11:53
WROUGHTON’S community spirit shined bright despite drizzly downpours on Saturday as dozens of villagers turned out to plant hundreds of trees in the village.
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A Bristol charity recreates the experience of dementia

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 19, 2017 - 09:40
Milestones Trust is training staff to understand what dementia patients go through on a daily basis.
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The Battle of Cambrai: 'We had a sense of victory for the first time'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 19, 2017 - 01:26
The Battle of Cambrai showed how to break the deadlock on the Western Front - but at a terrible cost.
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Yeovil Town 1-2 Swindon Town

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - November 18, 2017 - 17:59
Swindon Town come from behind to beat Yeovil Town thanks to goals from Kellan Gordon and Keshi Anderson.
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ADVER CHAT: Barry Ashworth from Dub Pistols on music, Mexico and Banksy

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 18, 2017 - 16:59
Reggae, big beat and drum 'n' bass stars, the Dub Pistols, are marking 20 years in the music business with a gig at the O2 London Academy including guest spots from some famous friends and they will be stopping off in Swindon as part of their UK tour.
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Swindon shunned over GWR blueprints now heading for Derby

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 18, 2017 - 10:00
MYSTERY surrounds how drawings from the Swindon Works will soon end up in Derbyshire after historians in the town were left in the dark about their whereabouts.
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Jail for man, 26, who broke restraining order and 10 others before the courts

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 18, 2017 - 09:30
PAUL Carter, 26, of Ely Close, Toothill, has been sent to prison after breaking a restraining order.
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Pensioner robbed as she lay hurt in town centre street

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 18, 2017 - 06:00
A CALLOUS thief stole money from an elderly woman after she fell unconscious in the middle of a busy shopping street.
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New Old Town nightclub takes councillors and residents by surprise

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 17, 2017 - 18:25
PERMISSION has been granted for a new nightclub in Old Town, but councillors say they weren’t consulted about the suitability of such a venue in the area.
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