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ON STAGE: Drama marks Refugee Week

June 15, 2017 - 14:00
The world premiere of a new drama by award winning writer Hannah Khalil is being presented in Swindon as part of Refugee Week 2017.
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SPOTLIGHT: Adver's top stage shows this week

June 15, 2017 - 14:00
DON’T miss the luminous Jodie Prenger as she brings to life legendary Liverpool housewife Shirley Valentine at the Wyvern this week.
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GILL HARRIS' COLUMN: You have got to be kidding us...

June 15, 2017 - 14:00
THE only way we have been able to bring this paper to you on time this morning, so it lies crisp and bursting with news on your breakfast table, is because it’s printed on newsprint.
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Letters: Thursday, June 15, 2017

June 15, 2017 - 14:00
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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UPDATE: Road blocked by fallen tree

June 15, 2017 - 13:52
MANNINGTON Lane was blocked in both directions because of a fallen tree.
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UPDATE: Road blocked by fallen tree

June 15, 2017 - 13:52
MANNINGTON Lane was blocked in both directions because of a fallen tree.
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Submissive sex partner died on 13th hook-up with Swindon man, court hears on second day of trial

June 15, 2017 - 13:46
A SUBMISSIVE fetishist found dead after a kinky sex session with a dominant male died on their 'unlucky 13th meeting'' a court heard today.
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Thamesdown bus window smashed in Walcot

June 15, 2017 - 13:42
The window of a Thamesdown bus was broken last night while being driven on Maitland Road.
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MP Robert Buckland to continue as Solicitor General

June 15, 2017 - 13:34
SOUTH Swindon MP Robert Buckland has been asked to carry on in the role of Solicitor General by Prime Minister, Theresa May.
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Go behind the scenes of Railway Village heritage this weekend

June 15, 2017 - 13:22
Heritage lovers can discover the hidden corners of Swindon’s Railway Village this weekend with Swindon Civic Voice.
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Thief stole chocolates for mother's birthday just weeks after being released from prison

June 15, 2017 - 13:01
A SWINDON drug addict trying to turn his life around stole two boxes of chocolates for his mother’s birthday, magistrates heard on Wednesday.
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Town prepares for return of popular festival this weekend

June 15, 2017 - 12:49
THE streets of Cricklade will come alive on Sunday with the annual Cricklade Festival.
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Flyover residents 'misled' and 'lied to' over future of temporary link road

June 15, 2017 - 12:14
PLANNERS have put off a decision on a contentious bid to keep a temporary relief road in Royal Wootton Bassett after hearing that nearby residents had come up with an alternative proposal.
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Emergency teams free two children trapped in a car

June 15, 2017 - 11:55
EMERGENCY crews rushed to Castle View Road in Chiseldon earlier this morning to reports that two children were stuck inside a car.
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Brave Vikki set to tackle Inca trail

June 15, 2017 - 11:50
The daughter of a former Mayor of Swindon is going on a challenging trek across Peru to raise money for Prospect Hospice in memory of her mother.
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Wind up council-backed broadband scheme, says Labour

June 15, 2017 - 11:48
LABOUR is calling for the rolling out of the council-backed superfast broadband across North Swindon to be suspended.
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Man accused of 11 child sex offences unable to attend court due to slipped disc

June 15, 2017 - 11:44
A 38-YEAR-OLD man accused of 11 charges of inciting under-age boys to engage in sexual activity while in Benidorm, Spain has been committed to Swindon Crown Court.
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Taxi driver taken for X-Ray after early morning attack by man and woman

June 15, 2017 - 11:42
A MAN and woman from Swindon who beat up a taxi driver in the early hours of the morning just after Christmas last year have been told by a judge to completely change their ways.
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It's going to be a noisy summer, Network Rail warns residents

June 15, 2017 - 11:38
NETWORK Rail has warned people living alongside the Great Western route that it will be working day and night on the track for almost a month this summer.
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Police hunting £1,000 perfume thief after she failed to show up at court

June 15, 2017 - 11:37
A WARRANT has been issued for the arrest of Kelly Ann McCarthy, 40 of Martock Road, Bristol, who failed to turn up at Swindon Magistrates Court on Wednesday to face a charge of stealing perfume with a value of more than £1,000 from Boots in Swindon.
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