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Help delayed by electrocution fear

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 16, 2014 - 14:36
A man was not tended by paramedics for 40 minutes due to fears he had been electrocuted, an inquest in Salisbury hears.
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Prepared with the finest e.coli

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 14:09
READING about a recent hauling of a mucky takeaway into court by the council’s public safety folk has got me pondering a paradox.
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Should PCSOs have more power to deal with bad parking outside schools?

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 13:04
POLL: Greater powers for PCSOs to tackle nuisance drivers outside school gates will be proposed at a meeting of Swindon Council this week.
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Be a super hero and get behind Wiltshire Air Ambulance, from 22 to 28 September

Swindon Link - September 16, 2014 - 12:00
Schools, businesses and individuals asked to help raise vital funds during National Air Ambulance Week
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Six regions hit new house price peak

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 16, 2014 - 11:36
The South West is one of six regions of the UK where average house prices are higher than their pre-financial crisis peak after values rose again in July, official figures show.
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Middle-aged man exposed himself on Dorcan footpath

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 09:49
Wiltshire Police is appealing for witnesses following an indecent exposure in Swindon.
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Appeal for witnesses after attempted sexual assault

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 08:40
Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted sexual assault in Swindon.
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Top cop probed in alleged cover-up

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
THE chief constable of Wiltshire Police is among a trio of officers being investigated over an alleged cover-up over the force’s handling of sexual abuse complaints.
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Rugby-lovers have a ball at annual beer festival

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
REVELLERS enjoyed a winning combination of watching rugby and tasting real ales during Royal Wootton Bassett’s beer festival, which took place over the weekend.
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Record number of children turn into bookworms

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
ALMOST 10,000 Wiltshire children got stuck into a good book over the holidays as record numbers took part in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge.
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Meningitis student is taken to hospital

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
FEARS of a potential meningitis outbreak are growing after a New College student was rushed to hospital with the life-threatening infection.
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Shop is damaged after street row

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
A staff member who played peacemaker when he intervened in an argument between two people in the street was left counting the cost when his store was damaged.
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Historic church fails to get Lottery grant

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
ATTEMPTS to raise £1.2m to conserve one of the oldest buildings in Swindon have stalled after a bid for a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund was rejected.
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The ASBO faces its final ban

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
AFTER 16 years, anti social behaviour orders are on the way out.
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Fate of employees uncertain as shutters come down on mobile phone shop

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
STAFF reported for duty as usual yesterday but metal shutters at Swindon’s Phones 4u shops remained firmly shut – leaving a question mark over the fate of firm’s 17 workers in the town.
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Residents in plea not to move post office to 'dangerous' main road

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
HIGHWORTH’S Co-operative foodstore is being called on to save the post office from relocating out the town centre to a ‘death-trap’ main road.
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Stage is set for new generation to shine in war play

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
THE children of Mike and Nikki Sly, stalwarts of the Swindon drama scene, are proving to be chips off the old block as they tread the boards alongside their parents.
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Talk will be key to new school’s success says 'broker'

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
COMMUNICATION is key to the relationship between the three schools involved in Clifton Diocese’s new build in Queens Drive, according to the man in the middle, Peter Bradshaw.
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Town GP named a top doc in national list

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:30
A TOOTHILL GP has been named as one of the most influential figures in general practice in the country for the third year running.
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Familiar faces win top quiz contest

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 16, 2014 - 04:00
QUIZ team members from the Ashford Road Club put their heads together to take top spot at a prestigious competition – but the team are no ordinary quizzers.
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