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Veteran cyclist to become oldest man on the track this weekend

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 12:58
HE may well be 83 years old, but that won't be stopping Old Town cyclist Denis Hedges from jumping into the saddle this weekend at one of the country's best-loved race tracks.
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Ridgeway Run sprints to fundraising success

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 12:31
THE first Ridgeway Run sprinted to fundraising success this weekend.
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Sian's mum hits back at Halliwell victim speculation

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 12:04
SIAN O' Callaghan's mother has urged the public not to speculate about suspected victims of double murderer Christopher Halliwell.
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Woman's suspended jail term for 6 Asbo breaches and 7 others before the courts

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 11:53
A WOMAN has avoided immediate custody after admitting breaching her Asbo preventing her from having contact with a pensioner on six occasions.
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Bail extended over death of woman, 54

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 11:50
TWO men arrested in connection with the crash that Swindon woman Jane Thompson died in have been re-bailed for a third time while investigations continue.
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Teens re-bailed over hotel fire

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 11:20
SIX teenagers arrested on suspicion of setting the former Madison Hotel on fire have been re-bailed while investigations continue.
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Mike Ford: Former Bath head coach appointed Toulon's backs coach

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 26, 2016 - 11:02
Former Bath boss Mike Ford takes up role as backs coach at French side Toulon, after departing the Recreation Ground in May.
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Police 'failed to follow up Halliwell links to other killings'

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 10:15
STEVE Fulcher - the detective at the centre of the investigation into double murderer Christopher Halliwell - has questioned why police failed to follow up his connection to other killings.
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Council's waste firm in running for top award

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 10:07
SWINDON Council’s waste firm Public Power Solutions has been shortlisted for prestigious green energy award.
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Held: Man said to have stabbed Scott Cadder 6 times

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 09:52
A LONDONER who is said to have stabbed a Swindon man six times has been remanded in custody by a judge.
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Judge's sentencing remarks in full...

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 09:44
Here are the sentencing remarks in full of retired High Court Judge Sir John Griffith Williams as he passed a whole life order on double murderer Christopher Halliwell:
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CCTV pictures lead to man, 28, who left Lava Lounge drinker with fractured skull being caught

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 08:26
A FARM worker who left a drinker with a fractured skull after punching him outside a nightclub was caught after CCTV pictures of him were issued by police.
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Swindon councillors send message to Wiltshire colleagues - no houses at Lydiard

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 08:15
SWINDON councillors have sent a near unanimous message to Wiltshire Council’s planning body – say no to the planning application to build more homes near Lydiard Park.
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Ex-detective links double killer Halliwell to murder of Claudia Lawrence

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 07:37
THE disappearance of chef Claudia Lawrence fits double murderer Christopher Halliwell's "pattern of behaviour", the senior detective who brought him to justice has said.
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Former detective Fulcher criticises police forces after Halliwell case ended career

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 07:37
A SENIOR detective who helped bring double murderer Christopher Halliwell to justice but saw his career end in the process has criticised police forces for "obsessing" about procedure rather than looking at the bigger picture.
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On this day from Monday, September 26, 2016

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 26, 2016 - 03:40
Monday Sept 26
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Premiership: Leicester Tigers 34-14 Bath

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 25, 2016 - 15:58
Owen Williams kicks 17 points for Leicester Tigers as they inflict a first defeat of the season on Bath.
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Youths sent to pick litter after M&S booze theft

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 25, 2016 - 15:38
A GROUP of eight youngsters have narrowly avoided ending up with criminal records after being involved in the theft of alcohol.
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Hopes raised that Swindon Half Marathon could return

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 25, 2016 - 14:59
HOPES have been raised that the Swindon Half Marathon could be resurrected next year, with the help of a committee of running enthusiasts.
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Mother reveals her belief that Halliwell is behind murders of four other women

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 25, 2016 - 14:16
THE mother of murdered Becky Godden has revealed there is no doubt in her mind that Halliwell is behind the murders of other missing women.
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