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Swindon council to write to BBC over free licences for over 75s

Free television licences should be kept for over 75s.
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Green burial corridors will not be seen in Swindon just yet

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:19
BURIAL space in Swindon will be available in Swindon for at least the next decade, the council has confirmed.
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Councillor backs proposal to see smoking wiped out

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:19
LEAKED proposals about wiping out smoking by 2030 have been welcomed.
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Goatacre Music Festival is kicking off its fifth year

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:11
Goatfest Music Festival is back again this year for its fifth run in September.
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GWH to cut smoking numbers as Swindon is above national average

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:09
GWH is working on talking to the community about tobacco control and alcohol misuse.
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Trailblazer mental health support scheme rolled out across Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:09
SPECIALIST mental health support for children will be rolled out across Wiltshire and see experts go into schools to give advice and support.
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Swindon schoolboy grows freakish sunflower with 20 heads

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:09
MEET Michael – the green-fingered Swindon schoolboy who has grown a sunflower with an astonishing 20 heads.
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Enterprise Works will make all the signs for the Swindon Half Marathon

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:09
A local social enterprise has won the backing of one of Swindon’s major annual events.
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Royal International Air Tattoo 2019: Adver ticket competition winners revealed

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:08
TEN lucky Adver readers and their guests can look forward to a free day out at the Royal International Air Tattoo next weekend.
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Students to get faster mental health support

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:07
STUDENTS in Swindon will have faster access to mental health support after a new scheme was launched.
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Nythe verge grows to 6ft tall

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:06
FED up Brian Wills says he's sick of a verge being left to grow up to 6ft tall year after year.
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Cash for young to discover nature

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:03
YOUNG people across the county will have new opportunities to get involved with nature following a £5,000 investment.
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Sex offender kicks off at Swindon JPs after they jail him (after he begged for custody)

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:01
A SEX offender with a lengthy record of flouting court orders begged magistrates to keep him locked up – until he could be found accommodation by the probation service.
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Rogue builder admits trading regulations breach after elderly victims lose £17,000

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:01
A ROGUE builder scammed elderly clients out of more than £17,000.
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Got a smart TV or fridge? You'll want to read this Wiltshire detective's advice

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:00
WEB scammers and online criminals could use your smart TV or internet-linked fridge to access your bank account, Wiltshire detectives have warned.
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Tuneless Choirs' tea party raises money for Mind

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 00:01
CHOIR members from two Wiltshire towns joined together for a tea party to raise money for the mental health charity Mind.
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Swindon's RAF Association reunites widow with late husband's lost medals

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 17:01
The widow of a RAF serviceman has been reunited with replicas of her late husband’s medals, thanks to the RAF Association’s Benevolent Fund.
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Man, 26, in court over Devizes mum's death in Bath Road crash

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 15:27
A MAN has appeared before magistrates charged with causing the death of Devizes mum Karly Heweson.
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Would you like to volunteer with the Swindon Samaritans?

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 2019 - 15:03
The Samaritans are holding an information event for prospective volunteers next week.
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Letters to the Editor: "Many people can’t, won’t, or don’t want to use the internet"

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 12, 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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