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Broken-down lorry partially shuts A419 northbound near Stratton

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 08:40
A BROKEN-down lorry has shut a lane on the A419 at the White Hart junction.
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Swindon traffic update on Friday morning

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 08:00
TRAFFIC is slow along Cricklade Road, at the Moonrakers roundabout and along the A419 and A346 on the approach to Junction 15.
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Health merger approved

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:36
"Bigger isn't always better" was the reaction of the councillor in charge of adults' health care when members of Swindon's health and wellbeing board were told of the merger of three Clinical Commissioning Groups.
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Mental health risk list concerns top copper

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:33
Chief Constable of Wiltshire police Keir Pritchard raised his concerns that the entire black community of the borough of Swindon is said to be at a higher risk of mental health difficulties.
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Swindon centre traffic plan consultation okayed

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:33
Plans to ease the movement of traffic through and around the town centre were approved by Swindon Borough Council's cabinet, and will now go to public consulting
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Fundraising campaign supports Prospect, Threshold, Headway and Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:32
THE Swindon office of an international cable manufacturer raised a total of £5,000 for three good causes in the town and one that supports the entire county.
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SPECIAL REPORT: Seven Fields Nature Reserve is an asset for the whole of Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:23
Looking south west from Winterslow Road in Penhill, you could almost forget you were in the middle of a town. Stretching out towards the horizon, Seven Fields Nature reserve lies sleepily in the afternoon sunshine.
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Get fit for charity this Saturday

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:23
A two hour Zumbathon is taking place this weekend.
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Prices will rise at Bristol Street Car park, cabinet has agreed

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:16
Despite objections from members of the public, and concerns raised by a town centre councillor, Swindon Borough Council's cabinet has agreed to bring the fees to park at the Bristol Street Car park in line with other central car parks.
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Crime reporting now digital

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:15
Wiltshire Police will now take crime reports online.
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Tackling obesity in Swindon with planning permission

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:15
Planning, land use and development can all be used to improve health, if done properly, members of Swindon Borough Council’s health and wellbeing board were told.
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Camera Club winner

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:11
This months Camera Club winner has been revealed as Dominika Kolanczyk from Haydon Wick who won for her picture of poppies at sunset.
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Come Dine With Me stars booted from Wetherspoon's pub The Savoy

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:08
A COME Dine With Me contestant says she was booted from Wetherspoons after taking her dog inside when she stopped for a meal.
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Fear over borrowing to fund east Swindon road schemes

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:08
A DOWNTURN in the economy could leave Swindon Borough Council, and its taxpayers, dangerously exposed to high levels of debt.
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Woman faces fear to do wing walk for Bristol Heart Institute medics who saved dad's life

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:06
A WROUGHTON woman is braving a wing walk next month as a thank-you the medics who saved her dad’s life.
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Rank-and-file chief urges Wiltshire Police to axe PCSOs (and claims morale is 'rock bottom')

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:01
THE ROLE of police community support officer should be axed, Wiltshire Police Federation’s chairman has said.
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X-RATED: Foul-mouthed outbursts land Swindon street drinker back in court

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:01
A POTTY-mouthed street drinker has avoided jail, after a judge heard he was mending his ways.
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'Potato camera' jibe as Swindon police issue appeal over £100 B&M theft

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:01
A SHOPLIFTER made off with £100-worth of goods from B&M Stores.
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Queen's Drive house sealed up by police after dealers target Swindon mum-of-two

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:01
THE QUEEN’S Drive of a drug addict mum who was being targeted by London dealers has been sealed by police.
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Inspector slams disgusting abuse as 'Hells Angel' threatens to stab and shoot Wiltshire PC

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 05:01
OFFICERS are routinely facing disgusting abuse from a growing minority, a senior police officer has said.
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