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Primary pupils study Mars rocks and meteorites

17 hours 9 min ago
PRIMARY school pupils got their hands-on rare samples of moon rocks and meteorites as part of a series of science lessons.
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Protesters take to the street over plan to close acute mental health service

17 hours 10 min ago
THE permanent closure of a safe place for mental health patients in a crisis could pile pressure on other services, warn campaigners.
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Police cadets get a lesson on internet safety from senior officers

17 hours 10 min ago
POLICE cadets had a lesson on staying safe online by community support officers.
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Cricklade children's centre only used for eight per cent of services, says charity boss

17 hours 10 min ago
A CHILDREN's centre facing closure provides only a fraction of frontline services, the charity's boss has said.
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'I wouldn't be here without them,' runner to do London Marathon for high-risk baby unit

17 hours 10 min ago
A LONDON marathon runner says he owes his life to a special care baby unit in Oxford.
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'They looked after us, as well as dad,' brother and sister team up to raise £900 for Prospect

17 hours 11 min ago
A BROTHER and sister have teamed up to raise money for Prospect Hospice in memory of their dad who died two years ago.
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'DEVASTATED': Las Vegas stag do ruined as pal spends £7,500 holiday fund

17 hours 13 min ago
A STAG-DO party for a Swindon rugby league player was left £7,500 out of pocket after claims that a pal spent the cash.
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Singer brings story of Diana Dors back home

17 hours 13 min ago
When Mandy Winters brings her show to town the first thing she wants to do is take a selfie with the bust of Diana Dors!
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Mum, 75, took up running in 2016 - and can't stop

17 hours 13 min ago
SHE only took up running in 2016 but now there’s no stopping 75-year-old Judith Sheppard in her quest for new endurance challenges.
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Marmite Peanut Butter set to hit the supermarket shelves

March 22, 2019 - 20:54
A brand new Marmite Peanut Butter is coming to UK stores.
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The clocks change next week - here's 10 things to stop your children's sleep going haywire

March 22, 2019 - 20:34
Ahead of our clocks going forward on Sunday March 31, The Children's Sleep Charity gives some timely tips to Lisa Salmon.
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Spring lambs on display at Lackham this weekend

March 22, 2019 - 20:34
STUDENTS at Wiltshire College & University Centre’s Lackham campus near Lacock have been hard at work getting ready to welcome an influx of visitors to the annual Lambing Weekends this year - as well as coping with the lambing season.
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How can we track UFOs if spotters worry what friends will say?

March 22, 2019 - 20:33
THE media was accused of hampering communication with extraterrestrials this week in 1980.
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Work to start on Canalside Wichelstowe homes by Spring

March 22, 2019 - 20:23
WORK on 3,000 homes on the Wichelstowe Canalside development will start this spring.
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Vigil in solidarity with New Zealand victims could clash with Yellow Vest demo

March 22, 2019 - 19:06
A VIGIL for the victims of the New Zealand terrorist attack could clash with a Swindon Yellow Vest demo tomorrow.
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Police call handler advice led to 22-year-old's death - inquest

March 22, 2019 - 17:03
A CORONER criticised advice given by a police call handler which led to a man dying after he was hit by a car and slumped over.
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Climate change protesters blockade Prince Charles's home at Highgrove

March 22, 2019 - 16:09
CLIMATE change activists blocked the entrance to the royal Highgrove House earlier today.
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Climate change protesters blockade Prince Charles's home at Highgrove

March 22, 2019 - 16:09
CLIMATE change activists blocked the entrance to the royal Highgrove House earlier today.
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Diane Abbott MP visting Swindon tomorrow

March 22, 2019 - 15:28
SHADOW Home Secretary Diane Abbott is visiting Swindon tomorrow.
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Letters to the Editor: "We need an independent enquiry to suggest ways of making the NHS fit for purpose"

March 22, 2019 - 14:13
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