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SPECIAL REPORT: Swindon rough sleepers 'stranded miles away from food and medication' during extreme weather

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 18, 2020 - 05:05
Rough sleepers are going hungry after being driven miles from Swindon by taxi during periods of freezing cold weather.
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Stratton's parish precept will not rise this year - it's actually gone down slightly

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 18, 2020 - 05:05
FOR the first time in years, Stratton residents will not see an increase in their parish precept - they will actually pay slightly less.
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Banish winter blues with a cuppa and a chat at GWR's Brew Monday event

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 18, 2020 - 05:04
Great Western Railway is teaming up with the Samaritans to support Brew Monday on January 20.
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Wiltshire parents told of paedophile risk by police under Sarah's Law

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 18, 2020 - 05:04
Police told seven parents in Wiltshire that someone with access to their child was a sex offender last year.
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Rodbourne Cheney pupils bring donations to Swindon Food Collective

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 18, 2020 - 05:03
A group from Rodbourne Cheney Primary School have visited Swindon Food Collective to learn about how it supports Swindon families.
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Year-long shaving ban for Bring Back Oliver's Smile fundraiser

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 18, 2020 - 05:03
For Samuel May, growing a beard is one of the worst things imaginable and that is exactly why he’s decided to do it to raise money.
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Sainsbury's cheaper than Tesco, Asda, Morrisons and Waitrose

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 18, 2020 - 05:00
The cheapest supermarket in the UK in 2019 has been named by Which?
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Period products to be made available in schools

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 18, 2020 - 00:01
The government said the move will help break down taboos surrounding menstruation and ensure pupils do not miss class due to their period.
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Cheapest supermarket of 2019 revealed

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 18, 2020 - 00:01
Consumer group Which? tracked thousands of branded grocery prices across six major supermarkets throughout the year.
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Staff 'lacked curiosity' before baby was killed

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - January 17, 2020 - 19:02
Paul Rich threw premature baby Patrick Bradley into a Moses basket, causing fatal injuries.
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Where's the best place in the Swindon area to have a pie?

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 18:14
PIES are a great winter warmer - but which ones are the best?
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Police at scene of two car crash on Cheney Manor Road

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 17:55
Police are at the scene of a crash involving two cars on the junction of Ferndale Road and Cheney Manor Road.
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Dion Donohue admits Mansfield affray and GBH

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 17:26
A FORMER Swindon Town footballer has admitted affray and assault.
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Ella Henderson joins MFor Festival lineup

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 17:03
A NEW pop star has been revealed for the triumphant return of the MFor Festival.
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He died today at the Royal United Hospital in Bath

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 16:12
ACTOR Derek Fowlds, known to millions for playing Bernard Woolley in Yes Minister, has died at the age of 82.
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Jail threat for Swindon blackmailer who targeted prostitute's 'sugar daddy'

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 15:50
A MAN who claimed he was just trying to unmask a paedophile faces jail after a jury found him guilty of blackmail.
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Marco Pierre White Jnr back in court for breaching Swindon community order

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 14:59
A SHAMED Celebrity Big Brother star failed to turn up to a probation appointment just five days after he was slapped with a community order by Swindon magistrates.
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Royal Wootton Bassett crash driver is banned from the roads

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 14:35
A WOMAN who crashed and tried to drive away has been banned from the roads for two-and-a-half years after she was found to be almost four times over the alcohol limit.
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Jewellery worth £1,000 stolen in burglaries

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 14:29
BURGLARS stole jewellery worth around £1,000 in one of two burglaries being investigated by police.
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Letters to the Editor: "I haven’t seen the extra police officers he promised us"

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 17, 2020 - 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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