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Swindon beauty queen will use new title to tackle bullying

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:08
A BEAUTY queen will be using her new title to help change policies on bullying and mental health in schools.
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Chloë Venton from Swindon passed her GCSEs despite battling Ewing's Sarcoma

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:07
A brave teenager who battled a rare form of bone cancer during her studies has secured the grades needed to pursue her dreams.
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GSCE RESULTS: Swindon student overcomes challenges to pass his exams ( and is now preparing to join the Army)

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:07
Harry Thorne did not think he would pass his GCSEs until he looked at his results sheet.
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GCSEs: Carmen hits high notes thanks to Oakfield Project

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:07
Just eight months on from thinking she wouldn't be able to sit her GCSE exam this year, and would have to start again next month, Carmen Lee picked up her results yesterday.
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WHAT YOU SAID: Morrisons in Swindon town centre set to close

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:06
The Morrisons supermarket in the centre of Swindon might be about to close.
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Swindon tech firm Appsbroker plans to triple in size over next five years

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:01
AN OLD Town tech firm plans to recruit an extra 400 staff over the next five years as it triples in size.
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Fish moved to temporary home as Swindon park pond gets annual clear-out

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:01
FISH in Town Gardens’ ornamental pond are on their annual trip to the azure waters of a gigantic paddling pool – as gardeners clear silt and other detritus from their usual home.
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A Confession: Date fixed for ITV drama on the disappearance of Sian O'Callaghan

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:00
A DRAMA detailing the original investigation into the disappearance of Swindon woman Sian O’Callaghan will begin next month.
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Ketamine raver drove wrong-way up A419, court hears

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:00
A TEEN raver who drove the wrong-way down the A419 faces jail.
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IN THE DOCK: Shoplifters, drug drivers and assaults before Swindon Magistrates' Court

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:00
PARK NORTH: Joshua Blackmore, 19, of Queens Drive, was dined £154 for possession of cannabis. He must also pay £30 and costs of £85 after admitting the charge.
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'No kissing', Swindon magistrate tells loved-up couple

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:00
A COUPLE were left red-faced in the gallery of one Swindon court after a magistrate gave them a telling off – for canoodling.
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Free pint with a poodle* on Monday (*Or any other dog)

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 23, 2019 - 04:00
Dogs are meant to be man’s best friend, and what man, or woman, come to that, doesn’t want to take their best friend to the pub?
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Barrie Hudson: Hands-free shouldn't be logic-free

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2019 - 18:36
THERE’S been a bit of controversy over suggestions that using hands-free mobile phones while driving should be criminalised.
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On the trail of health with a Swindon mountain biking club

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2019 - 18:35
THE MB Swindon mountain biking club was recently in the news when persons unknown altered parts of its course.
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Swindon's canny pigeons were wise to plastic owls

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2019 - 18:33
IT was the week when the pigeons of Swindon showed themselves too wily for human subterfuge.
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When we imagined a new face for Swindon's Brunel Centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2019 - 18:30
LOCAL newspaper archives tend to chronicle many alternate futures.
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Crossing Bristol's roads on the new pelican crossings

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 22, 2019 - 16:03
One of the first pelican crossings in the country was on Cribbs Causeway in north Bristol.
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50 PICTURES: GCSE results day 2019

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2019 - 15:35
CHECK out our mega-gallery with photos from GCSE results day celebrations around Swindon and beyond.
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GCSE RESULTS: Kingsdown School celebrates results

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2019 - 14:44
KINGSDOWN School celebrated a strong set of GCSE results which have been hailed as 'truly transformational'.
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SCORCHER? Swindon told to expect highs of 26C over bank holiday weekend

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 22, 2019 - 13:55
FAMILIES are set for a scorching August bank holiday weekend.
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