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Drug-induced mental health problems lead to increase in hospital admissions

2 hours 7 min ago
DRUG-induced mental health problems were behind more than 450 hospital admissions in Swindon last year.
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Where are the young pupil poets of 1998?

3 hours 34 min ago
PUPILS who wrote 671 lyrical lines that became known as the West Swindon Long Poem are getting together again for a film to mark its 20th anniversary.
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Swindon youngsters tackle homelessness challenge

4 hours 42 min ago
YOUNGSTERS say they are more aware of the plight of Swindon’s homeless.
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It's finger lickin' gone: Swindon KFCs hit by chicken shortage

4 hours 54 min ago
KFC branches all over Swindon have been affected by a chicken shortage.
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Call to extend Expressway

4 hours 55 min ago
CAMPAIGNERS are pressing the Government to extend its £3.5bn proposed fast road between Cambridge and Oxford to Swindon, claiming it could cut the overall cost of the scheme.
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‘I vowed this was my year’

4 hours 55 min ago
FOR years Gemma-Marie Presswell has struggled with health and confidence problems.
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Actor's career-defining beard goes for the chop

6 hours 8 min ago
An actor whose beard took him into some of the UK's best loved TV shows is finally going to take it for the chop, to all raise money for charity.
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Triple Two Coffee to set up 22 more branches across the UK

6 hours 8 min ago
A SWINDON-based coffee shop is set to become a common sight all over the country after signing deals to expand to 22 extra locations.
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Letters: Monday, February 19, 2018

6 hours 9 min ago
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, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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Letters: Saturday, February 17, 2018

6 hours 9 min ago
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, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.
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Taxi driver robbed by three men

7 hours 40 min ago
A 40-YEAR-OLD taxi driver was robbed outside The Victoria on New Year's Day.
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Man inappropriately touched woman in Whalebridge car park

7 hours 49 min ago
A MAN approached a woman in Whalebridge Car Park on Saturday and touched her inappropriately.
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Gilly's joy as smashed scooter is fixed for free

8 hours 56 min ago
AN OVERWHELMED pensioner burst into tears after her mobility scooter was fixed for free by a local retailer.
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Penhill tenant fears that her house is sinking

8 hours 56 min ago
ANGRY Zoe Jones fears that her Penhill home may be sinking.
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Katherine Jenkins to headline Boundless Summer Proms at Bowood

10 hours 36 min ago
When Welsh mezzo soprano Katherine Jenkins took on the role of presenter for Songs of Praise she found herself becoming pen pals with a monk, joining in a spiritual hike and performing in front of the Queen.
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Growing a stronger community

10 hours 44 min ago
Town centre residents in Swindon are joining forces to improve the area, set up allotments and build a renewed sense of community.
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Road to Marlborough blocked by jacknifed lorry

11 hours 7 min ago
A JACKKNIFED lorry has caused problems on the A346 between Swindon and Marlborough this morning. 
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Muddy fun’s all for Prospect

14 hours 3 min ago
RUNNERS taking part in the sixth Prospect Hospice 10k run got down and dirty when they tackled a new - and at times soggy - course at Stanton Park.
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Old Town optimistic as Corn Exchange development begins to take shape

14 hours 9 min ago
A RENEWED sense of optimism has gripped Old Town as further progress is being made to renovate the derelict Corn Exchange.
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Young musicians perform inspirational concert in Royal Wootton Bassett

February 18, 2018 - 14:16
A CHAMBER concert by Royal Wootton Bassett Academy Sixth Form musicians was a memorable finale to the first half of the spring term.
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