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Hospital clamps down on violence against staff

August 18, 2014 - 05:00
WITH nearly 240 doctors and nurses assaulted by patients in the last year alone, the Great Western Hospital is clamping down on violence against staff with a new campaign reminding people that any form of verbal or physical abuse will not be tolerated.
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Youngsters have fantastic week at fire station

August 18, 2014 - 05:00
TEENAGERS with Down’s Syndrome spent a week pushing through their comfort zones as part of Wiltshire Fire and Rescue’s Salamander course.
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Prospect Hospice appeal has hit magic £100,000

August 18, 2014 - 05:00
FUNDRAISERS across Swindon have been unstoppable, smashing the £100,000 mark for the Adver’s 160 Appeal way ahead of schedule.
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Bugsy crew launch splurge attack in town centre

August 18, 2014 - 05:00
THE gangs of Wharf Green waged war with custard and foam on Saturday as the cast of Bugsy Malone clashed with splurge guns and cream pies.
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Wasted chance to get fire clear-up moving

August 18, 2014 - 05:00
AVERIES Recycling missed a weekend deadline to start removing waste which is hampering the clean up of the fire at their Marshgate site.
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Suspected crack den could be shut down after three arrested in raids

August 16, 2014 - 14:27
A SUSPECTED crack den could be closed down for good after police raided two addresses in Toothill last week and uncovered Class A drugs, cash and a number of sim cards.
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Directorship ban for Manor Furniture's ex-bosses

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
TWO former bosses of retailer Manor Furniture have been banned from holding directorships for five years after putting customers’ funds at unreasonable risk.
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A tenth of people are lacking in love

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
RELATE has revealed that one in five people did not feel loved in the two weeks before taking its latest survey.
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Wood’s car park closes for nine months

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
MOTORISTS will be unable to use the car park at Stratton Wood for nine months from September 1 as Southern Electric moves in to install a new cable.
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Problem youth ban pays off in Square

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
MORE shoppers are visiting businesses in Sussex Square since a dispersal order came into effect last month.
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Cut us a deal for new mower

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
HREOD Burna Urban Forest group are on the hunt for a new lawnmower to help clear and ready the allotments at the site.
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Youngsters go back in time to make Roman mosaics

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
YOUNGSTERS took a trip 2,000 years back in time when they took part in a Roman activity event at the Swindon Museum And Art Gallery, in Bath Road.
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Man arrested after spate of burglaries

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
A MAN has been arrested in connection with four burglaries in the Highworth area.
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It's all wild and wonderful

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
CHILDREN enjoyed an activity day at Studley Grange last week, where animals and butterflies took their mind off the wet weather which hung around.
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Teenager admits he had sex with a child

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
A TEENAGER from Swindon has admitted two counts of sexual offences with a girl under the age of 16 after skipping police bail.
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Open gardens help hospice funds to grow

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
Carol and Danny Gibbon and their neighbours Ann and Ian Handy have demonstrated their support for Prospect Hospice by inviting local people to visit their beautiful gardens and raising almost £900 for the charity.
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PM visits site flying supplies to refugees

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
THOUSANDS of aid packages being dropped over Northern Iraq have been airlifted out of Cotswold Airport near Kemble.
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Top Rotarian pays tribute to town’s fundraising

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
THE Rotary Club of Swindon has had a visit from the organisation’s top man in recognition of the amount of charitable work the group does in the town.
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Foodbank is hungry for financial backing

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
MONEY might soon eclipse food as Swindon Foodbank’s biggest need in the coming weeks, as Andrew Hill draws up a plan of attack for the harvest festival season.
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Ferndale School pals have plans to meet up once more

August 16, 2014 - 05:30
THREE former Ferndale Secondary School pupils put their heads together at Twelve Oaks Golf Club yesterday to mastermind their plan to reunite ex-schoolmates.
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