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Expert reveals a town at war

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 24, 2014 - 05:30
HISTORIAN Mike Pringle told a fascinated audience how the First World War affected Swindon at Savernake Street Social Hall yesterday.
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Social services told of gaps in its work

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 24, 2014 - 05:00
AN OFSTED report into social services for children at Swindon Council has concluded that improvements are needed.
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Hope for September start on new Swindon speedway stadium

Swindon Link - May 23, 2014 - 20:00
Plans for a new look Abbey Stadium could be entering the home straight
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Man talked down from Brunel car park had taken Crystal drug

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 19:11
A MAN has been talked down from the top of two multi-storey car parks by police in two days after experiencing psychotic episodes while under the influence of an illegal drug nicknamed ‘Crystal’. 
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Accused man found hanged

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 17:54
A RETIRED RAF engineer facing serious criminal charges hanged himself in his garage the day after his wife ordered him out of their family home, an inquest heard.
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Accused man found hanged

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 17:54
A RETIRED RAF engineer facing serious criminal charges hanged himself in his garage the day after his wife ordered him out of their family home, an inquest heard.
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Man talked down from the roof of Brunel car park

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 17:19
A man has been talked down by police from the roof of Brunel West car park in Farnsby Street.
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Gambling addict who held up bookies jailed

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 17:04
GAMBLING addict Shaun Bailey has been sentenced to four years in prison after robbing a lone cashier using an imitation firearm at Ladbrokes in Regent Circus on 28 March.
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Sun columnist Katie Hopkins labels Swindon 'ugly place no-one cares about'

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 11:51
INFAMOUS Sun columnist Katie Hopkins has struck again, sparking outrage in the town after labelling Swindon an “ugly place no-one cares about”.
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Watchdog says council child social services 'need improvement'

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 11:13
AN OFSTED report into social services for children at Swindon Council needs improvement.
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ELECTION 2014: Tories celebrate as Labour rue UKIP gains

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 09:20
ONCE the full results of Thursday’s local election was in, it was the Conservative Party who were celebrating while the Labour Party were left wondering how to counter a new threat.
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Conservatives hold Swindon

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 23, 2014 - 07:07
The Conservatives hold Swindon and increase their majority at the expense of Labour.
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Last shift for redundant Honda staff

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - May 23, 2014 - 06:45
About 450 workers made redundant at carmaker Honda's Swindon plant are finishing their final shift.
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Cannabis traders told to expect jail sentence

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 05:30
TWO men who were involved in the trade in cannabis last year have been told to expect jail terms.
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Search continues for murder clues

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 05:30
A THOROUGH search of the Ramsbury woodland and pond connected to the Sian O’Callaghan murder inquiry is set to continue well into next week, police have said.
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Police appeal to trace this man

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 05:30
POLICE are appealing for the public’s help in locating Richey Afonso, who is suspected of sex offences.
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Unborn baby is riding so high

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 05:30
THEY might be kicking mummy’s tummy instead of pushing pedals, but Jennifer Purcell’s unborn second child is set to become the youngest-ever Sky Rider in the country.
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Voters make their choice at the polls

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 05:30
PEOPLE across Swindon headed out to the polls yesterday to vote in the local and European elections.
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Russian roulette drugs warning

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 05:30
DRUGS squad police have seized kilos of a so-called ‘legal high’ likened to crystal methamphetamine and believed to be responsible for putting two people in hospital following psychotic episodes.
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Stub out cigarettes before it’s too late

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 23, 2014 - 05:30
MAJOR steps have been made in the fight to eradicate smoking in Swindon as 1,200 people quit last year after seeking help from the town’s Stop Smoking service.
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