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Longleat Safari Park: New Koala to boost breeding programme

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - 2 hours 28 min ago
It is hoped 12-year-old Burke will prove a hit with the females at Longleat Safari Park.
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Crocodile skull 'ornament' seized by police in Chippenham

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - 3 hours 19 min ago
The man bought the skull as an "unusual" house ornament and was surprised when police contacted him.
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Domestic abuse victim tells of brutal attacks at the hands of Edward Booth

Swindon Advertiser | News - 3 hours 29 min ago
The ex-partner of a Swindon man jailed for 11 years has spoken out about the systematic, violent, sexual and psychological abuse she suffered at his hands.
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Art group shines a spotlight in Wiltshire painter Andy le Poidevin

Swindon Advertiser | News - 3 hours 37 min ago
ART lovers should head to Purton this weekend for a show by a well-known Wiltshire landscape artist.
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Swindon detective speaks out after Ferndale Road stabbing

Swindon Advertiser | News - 3 hours 46 min ago
THE DETECTIVE leading the investigation into the Ferndale stabbing said the attack had horrified him.
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Search for man linked to burglary in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - 3 hours 47 min ago
POLICE are searching for a man who is wanted in connection with a burglary in Swindon.
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Commuter sets up South Western Railway delay bingo

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - 4 hours 20 min ago
The game invites passengers to tweet in reasons why South Western Railway services have been delayed.
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Air ambulance called to medical incident on Groundwell Road

Swindon Advertiser | News - 4 hours 48 min ago
A medical incident on Groundwell Road saw the air ambulance hovering over the town centre this afternoon.
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Letters to the Editor: "It seems likely that other retailers will be wary of taking it on"

Swindon Advertiser | News - 5 hours 2 min ago
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, Unit 1 and 2 Richmond House, Edison Park, Swindon, SN3 3RB. Phone: 01793 501806.
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24-hour gym to open at Greenbridge in December

Swindon Advertiser | News - 5 hours 32 min ago
A date has been set for the opening of a brand new 24-hour gym at Greenbridge Retail Park.
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Hays Travel opening with former Thomas Cook staff

Swindon Advertiser | News - 7 hours 4 min ago
A NEW travel agent is opening in West Swindon on Monday and will be staffed by former Thomas Cook employes.
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Smyths toys gets green light to move to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - 7 hours 42 min ago
Smyths Toys’ bid to move on to Greenbridge Retail Park has been approved.
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Chippenham man horrified to learn eBay buy was illegal

Swindon Advertiser | News - 7 hours 43 min ago
A £30 skull room decoration brought police knocking on the door of a Chippenham man, when it turned out to be the bones of a critically endangered Siamese crocodile.
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Farmland used to send Brexit message by campaigners Led by Donkeys

Swindon Advertiser | News - 7 hours 53 min ago
WILTSHIRE farmland has been used to send a message to PM Boris Johnson about Brexit.
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St Margaret's Church roof restoration celebration tomorrow

Swindon Advertiser | News - 8 hours 13 min ago
St Margaret’s Church will celebrate the completion of a two-year project to restore its roof tomorrow.
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Royal Wootton Bassett's leaders praised for good practice

Swindon Advertiser | News - 8 hours 21 min ago
Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council was honoured with a national Quality Gold Award during the impressive Civic Service at St Bartholomew's Church.
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Under the Knife documentary claims NHS is at breaking point

Swindon Advertiser | News - 9 hours 59 min ago
GROWING fears over the future of the NHS prompted a call to action by Swindon activists to save the health service.
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Three arrested in West Swindon drugs raid

Swindon Advertiser | News - 10 hours 30 min ago
THREE people are in custody after police swooped on two homes in West Swindon.
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Swindon council overspend down by £700,000

Swindon Advertiser | News - 13 hours 21 min ago
AN EXPECTED overspend on Swindon Borough Council’s day-to-day budget has come down by £700,000.
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GWH theatre staff resisting private ward shift extension, Unison rep claims

Swindon Advertiser | News - 13 hours 43 min ago
A UNION representative working with Great Western Hospital staff claimed they were resisting a plan to extend shift times at a private suite.
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