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We’re sorry to leave doomed sheltered housing scheme

October 14, 2016 - 07:23
ELDERLY residents of a sheltered housing scheme in Swindon have been told they are all being moved out because the building is going to be demolished
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National care crisis is hitting A&E performance

October 13, 2016 - 19:08
A&E departments across the UK are buckling under the pressure of a social care system that is reaching its “tipping point”, a health watchdog has warned.
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Pupils run in memory of much-loved friend Dan

October 13, 2016 - 18:04
YOUNGSTERS at Bridlewood Primary School gave it their all to raise money in memory of a pupil who was killed in a road accident last year.
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Driver's fear as suspected migrants break into campervan

October 13, 2016 - 17:51
A MOTORIST from Swindon has told BBC Wiltshire how he was "really frightened" when he discovered three suspected migrants had broken into his campervan.
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Family life: effects of pre-eclampsia

October 13, 2016 - 17:09
Q: "I've just had my first baby and suffered with pre-eclampsia, although my baby and I were both fine. Could there be any after-effects from the condition, or is it unlikely to affect my health further now?"
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Rewind: ebay toy bust-up and a pipedream

October 13, 2016 - 16:57
THERE was a photo of a shiny, modern-looking new library on one of our front pages this week in 2003.
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Fiona Caine helps solve your problems

October 13, 2016 - 16:55
I've fallen for my boss
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Rewind: Lover of nature

October 13, 2016 - 16:53
THE Swindon Advertiser ran an interview with one of the town’s most famous sons 47 years ago today.
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Travel: So much to sea and do – and luxuxy too

October 13, 2016 - 16:48
Portugal’s prestigious Pine Cliffs Resort offers stunning views over the Atlantic and plenty more finery, as LEANNE RINNE finds out
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Breakfast launch for Wiltshire Business Awards 2017

October 13, 2016 - 16:45
WILTSHIRE Business Awards 2017 were officially launched with a breakfast this morning at Thrings Solicitors' Swindon office.
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Lions look for new members to join their pride

October 13, 2016 - 16:31
A HIGHWORTH based charity that is part of a global network is looking for new members to breathe life into their organisation.
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Mayor of Highworth tackles blindness to mark World Sight Day

October 13, 2016 - 16:08
MEMBERS of the public going about their business in Highworth were stopped in their tracks on Thursday at the sight of the town's mayor wearing a blindfold and carrying a white stick.
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Dangerous drier a burning issue for Swindon mum

October 13, 2016 - 15:45
SWINDON mum Helen Mansell is finally getting a new tumble drier ten months after first alerting the manufacturer to the fact her machine was one of the models at risk of catching fire.
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Pensioner suffers head injury in Victoria Road incident

October 13, 2016 - 15:43
SHOP staff and passers-by came to the aid of a pensioner this afternoon after she suffered a head injury on Victoria Road.
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Bed bug infestations on rise, warns expert

October 13, 2016 - 15:40
CHEMICAL resistant bed bugs are causing sleepless nights as pest controllers deal with a huge increase in call outs to tackle the tiny bloodsuckers.
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Can you help support Wiltshire crime victims?

October 13, 2016 - 15:18
VOLUNTEERS are being sought by a charity that helps to support victims of crime.
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‘They are false allegations’, sister of man accused of sexually abusing two girls tells jury

October 13, 2016 - 14:45
THE older sister of a man accused of sexually abusing two young girls nine years apart told a jury, ‘They are false allegations’.
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Swindon sees 68% rise in calls to NSPCC helpline serious enough for referral

October 13, 2016 - 13:41
THE NSPCC helpline has seen a 68 percent rise in the number of cases serious enough to refer to external agencies in Swindon over the past four years, figures revealed yesterday.
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It may be harder to find Marmite and other favourite brands at Tesco following Unilever row

October 13, 2016 - 13:05
HOUSEHOLD favourites such as Marmite, Flora and Persil may be difficult to find at Tesco stores following a row between the supermarket giant and Unilever. 
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Specialist home set to change face of dementia in Swindon

October 13, 2016 - 12:14
A NEW specialist home is all set to change the face of dementia care in Swindon.
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