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From Swindon to Belgium: Friends travel across Europe to raise awareness of anaemia

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 14, 2019 - 05:06
FRIENDS Balaji Mannu and Santosh Malik are trusting an elderly Volvo to carry them thousands of miles around Europe to raise money for a charity that helps victims of a hidden blood disorder.
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GWH advertises for hundreds of nurses

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 14, 2019 - 05:06
GREAT Western Hospital advertised hundreds of nursing roles last year.
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Meet Swindon bog snorkelling world champion Neil Rutter

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 14, 2019 - 05:04
As a successful athlete, with three world titles to his name, Neil Rutter should have his name in lights. But he doesn’t.
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Getting ready for the Swindon Half Marathon

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 19:36
THE Link Centre is the starting and finishing point for the latest running route supplied by Mark Jones of Swindon Striders.
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People of Swindon - break out the flares and kipper ties

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 19:36
A TRIPLE Olympic medallist and three pop stars are preparing to take us back to the era of flares and kipper ties.
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Disabled woman 'forced to pay £12k for unwanted driveway'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 13, 2019 - 19:00
The director of the company which carried out the work is handed a suspended sentence.
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Service offers relief and support to grieving Wiltshire families

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 18:11
PARENTS who have experienced the loss of a baby, whether during pregnancy, at birth or in infancy, are invited to a service tomorrow (Saturday 14th September) at 3pm in Malmesbury Abbey, one of 20 Saying Goodbye services being held across the country.
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Flasher exposes himself in Swindon's Lydiard Park

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 15:50
A NAKED man indecently exposed himself to a school pupil in Lydiard Park.
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Police welcome Ricky Wilding's prison sentence after brutal attack on ex-partner

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 14:50
WILTSHIRE Police have welcomed the sentence handed out to violent Swindon bully Ricky Wilding.
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Police appeal after lead is stolen from church roofs in Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 14:21
A SPATE of lead thefts from church roofs in Wiltshire has prompted a police warning.
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Letters to the Editor: "Because of austerity and cuts to public services there is no law enforcement"

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 14:01
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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Woman arrested for drug driving in town

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 13:22
POLICE arrested a woman on suspicion of drug driving and another offence after believing that her car could be linked to crime.
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Violent Swindon bully Ricky Wilding jailed for six years eight months

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 11:20
A HOOLIGAN who stamped on his girlfriend’s head as her child cowered nearby was described as a serious risk to women.
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Licence plates explained - what do all those letters and numbers mean?

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 11:16
Every car on the road has a licence plate - but what's the logic behind what they say? Ryan Hirons explains.
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The 19 pubs, cafes and restaurants in Wiltshire in the Good Food Guide

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 10:13
Yesterday we revealed the five new entries into the Good Food Guide in Wiltshire.
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Locarno in Victorian Society's Top 10 Most Endangered Buildings in Britain

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 08:26
THE Locarno has landed on the list of Britain's most endangered buildings.
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Purton farmer calls for lower speed limit after series of crashes by his home

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 08:10
FURIOUS Tim Handy is calling for the speed limit to be lowered outside his home after cars smashed into his garden eight times in two years.
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Most learner drivers pass driving test at the first attempt in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 08:10
The majority of learner drivers in Swindon are passing their driving test on the first attempt according to the latest figures.
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Swindon thief didn't do community service because he was worried about meeting stabber

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 05:45
A STAB victim who was knifed in the face didn’t attend community service because he was worried about meeting his attacker.
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Call for Swindon councillor to resign over 'Wroughton development U-turn'

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 13, 2019 - 05:44
A SENIOR councillor has come under fire from her opponent over a perceived U-turn on development in Wroughton.
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