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DAVID RENARD'S COLUMN: Our town is moving into the fast lane

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 15:20
Dynamic, ambitious and modern. Three words that perfectly sum up our town.
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RSPCA shocked by level of 'torture' endured by family pets

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 15:08
THE RSPCA has said that it was shocked by the "torture" that convicted dog-killer James Cooper subjected to two family pets.
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Comedian Jason Byrne brings his three brains to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:57
COMEDIAN Jason Byrne brings his new show The Man With Three Brains to the Wyvern Theatre in Swindon tomorrow.
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ALL ABOUT... Homecoming shows at Swindon Arts Centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:42
ALTHOUGH the venue is probably more associated with out of town troupes and touring acts, there are two shows coming to Swindon’s Arts Centre next week which brilliantly highlights the extent of the talent this town has launched out into the wider world and which is now coming back for special hometown shows.
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Minnie Birch mooches into Lazy Sunday acoustic gig in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:38
Singer/songwriter Minnie Birch mooches into Swindon next week to perform at the latest Lazy Sunday Afternoon acoustic sessions.
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SOUNDS AROUND TOWN: with Dave Franklin

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:35
LIKE some sort of stage magician producing doves from sleeves and rabbits from hats, I will now endeavour to produce 37 live acts from a town where, apparently, “nothing ever happens.”
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ON STAGE: Chocolate Theatre spirit up Yuletide in Swindon with Charles Dickens' Christmas Carol

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:33
YOUNG West End star Alex Rowland takes the role of Tiny Tim in a new Christmas musical coming to Swindon.
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ADVER CHAT: Comedian Daniel Sloss on gaming, football and sociopaths

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:29
DANIEL Sloss is leaving his audience to decide whether or not he is a sociopath.
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WORMHOLE'S WORLD: The Blue Note

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:20
Joe Theobald, aka DJ Captain Wormhole, Looks at all things vinyl 
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ON STAGE: Russian ballet brings Nutcracker and Romeo and Juliet to Swindon with snow flurries, sweets, princes and romance.

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:16
THE passion of Romeo and Juliet and the seasonal magic of The Nutcracker arrive at the Wyvern Theatre next week, when the prestigious Russian State Ballet returns with two stunning productions.
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ON STAGE: Stephen K Amos breaks bread in Swindon with a comedy circus

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:01
COMIC maestro Stephen K Amos will be visiting Swindon Art Centre tonight, bringing his own brand of charm and humour to those of us wearied by Brexit, Trump, and the lack of Mary Berry on The Great British Bake Off.
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SPOTLIGHT: Adver's top stage shows this week

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:00
Schools festive carolling
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Letters: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 14:00
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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Man who 'hassles gran for money' breached restraining order

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 13:55
A CARER who repeatedly breached a restraining order against his grandmother has been spared jail.
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ADVER CHAT: Alice Roberts on man's best friends

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 13:54
WALKING on the wild side of science on television is a regular occurrence for Professor Alice Roberts, but now she is transferring to the stage exploring the creatures that have become man’s best friends.
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Teen released after arrest by armed police

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 13:50
A TEENAGER arrested by armed police has been released.
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ALBUMS OF THE WEEK

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 13:40
SHED SEVEN - INSTANT PLEASURES Well, this is a pleasant surprise. You would have been forgiven for expecting Rick Witter and co to trade on memories, but this first album in 16 years measures up to much of their Britpop heyday.
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Johnny Warren’s Magic Bus introduces new generation to The Who at Swindon's Commonweal School

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 13:40
A whole new generation is invited to climb aboard the magic bus and experience the music of rock giants The Who at the Total Who Show in Swindon’s Commonweal School tomorrow.
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Father Christmas and his reindeer heading to Designer Outlet

Swindon Advertiser | News - November 16, 2017 - 13:14
CHRISTMAS is coming to McArthurGlen Designer Outlet this weekend - with some very special festive guests due to pay a visit to the centre over the coming weeks.
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