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Festival raises cash for air ambulance

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 15, 2017 - 13:22
A MINI music festival with motorcycles has raised more than £1,000 for the Wiltshire Air Ambulance.
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True spy tales thrill audience

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 15, 2017 - 12:40
WHAT better place for a literature festival event than a library?
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Think Slam returns for its eighth entertaining evening

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 15, 2017 - 10:18
THE Arts Centre was packed full of people all eagerly awaiting the start of the eighth Think Slam on Friday night.
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Man in court on robbery charges following string of incidents in Swindon on one night

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 15, 2017 - 10:13
A SWINDON man has been charged with eight offences including robbery and causing grievous bodily harm following a string of incidents on Friday night.
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Letters: Monday, May 15, 2017

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 15, 2017 - 09:23
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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Festival's fantastic finale wows crowd

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 15, 2017 - 09:11
ANOTHER successful Swindon Festival of Literature came to an end on Sunday with a lively finale of music, storytelling and songs.
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Letters: Saturday, May 13, 2017

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 15, 2017 - 09:05
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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SHAMED: Revenge porn website ruining the lives of Swindon teens

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 15, 2017 - 08:01
INTIMATE pictures of more than 30 young women from Swindon have been posted to a ‘revenge porn’ website in a gross invasion of their privacy.
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Work to transform hotel into retirement flats to start soon

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 14, 2017 - 14:01
WORK will soon begin to transform the site of a former hotel in Wroughton into state-of-the-art retirement flats.
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Thamesdown's new buses take to the road for the first time

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 14, 2017 - 12:13
EAGLE-EYED bus users may have noticed some new and exciting vehicles making their way around the streets of Swindon this weekend.
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Labour councillors latest to oppose Taylor Wimpey's development plans

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 14, 2017 - 11:53
TAYLOR Wimpey has submitted an outline planning application to build up to 62 homes on Ambrose Field, adjacent to Croft Field.
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Chiseldon falls victim to recent spate of fly-tipping

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 14, 2017 - 11:02
RESIDENTS in Chiseldon are being warned to not fall victim to rogue waste collection companies after the village was littered with fly-tipped rubbish last week.
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Pupils take a walk on the wild side thanks to virtual reality app

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 14, 2017 - 09:49
TEACHERS were able to bring their lessons to life at Dorcan Academy last week by using a virtual reality app to take their pupils on a field trip like never before.
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Firm's 25-year support for Prospect Hospice

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 13, 2017 - 16:48
FOR almost two decades staff at Wilson Tool International in Swindon have been supporting Prospect Hospice.
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Local firm takes control of key New Eastern Villages site

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 13, 2017 - 16:46
A LOCAL property development firm has acquired control of around one third of the land which is destined to become the New Eastern Villages.
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Thamesdown goes green... in more ways than one

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 13, 2017 - 15:35
THAMESDOWN has welcomed the government’s decision to launch a consultation into a new air quality strategy.
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Two care homes are ordered to improve

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 13, 2017 - 14:31
TWO Stratton care homes have been ordered to improve by the Care Quality Commission.
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Andraya's heartbroken family appeal for women in violent relationships to seek support

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 13, 2017 - 13:51
THE family of Andraya Lyons, who was murdered by her former partner, say they hope their tragic loss will encourage other women experiencing violent relationships to seek help before someone else loses their life.
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Build more homes in Swindon - council reaches out to smaller firms

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 13, 2017 - 12:55
SWINDON Borough Council opened its doors to small and medium sized house builders yesterday as it looks to find new ways of delivering on its ambitious housing target.
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Community cinema launches tonight with screening of La La Land

Swindon Advertiser | News - May 13, 2017 - 12:52
SWINDON’S newest movie experience will be launched this evening as the Central Community Cinema hosts a free showing of the Oscar-winning musical La La Land.
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