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Armed police were at cenotaph service

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
ARMED policing teams were dispatched to the cenotaph in Swindon on Tuesday following concerns about terrorism during Remembrance Day services.
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Christmas wish for Luca’s leg surgery

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
LUCA Railton is preparing for vital surgery in his battle to walk unaided for the first time in his life – and hopes to come home in time for Christmas.
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Police apology to man over handling of case after assault

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
A WALCOT man who was assaulted when a group broke into his home has had an apology from the chief of police after admin systems failed.
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It’s seconds out for novice boxer’s bout

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
AFTER just ten weeks of training, Honda worker William Farrell is preparing to enter the ring for his first ever boxing contest.
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Advisors to aid victims of violence

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
POLICE will attempt to forge greater links with victims of violence by placing advisors in hospitals and GP surgeries as of next year.
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Heroes hope for super day

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
SUPERHEROES old and young will be descending on Swindon tomorrow to raise money for Children in Need.
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RBL to open walk-in base

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
WORK is set to start on a new walk-in centre for the Royal British Legion in the town centre in the coming days, ready for an opening next month.
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We all still love the pub

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
POLL: Going down the pub is still people’s favourite leisure pursuit and Swindon landlord Howard Taylor puts it down to versatility and tradition.
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Dad’s fear over broken lighting

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
DAD Stephen Bailey fears for his family’s safety while he waits for Swindon Council to repair lights above a pitch black staircase his baby was dropped on this week.
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Store ready to take on PO

November 13, 2014 - 05:00
WHEELS are in motion to save Highworth’s post office after Midcounties Co-operative officially registered its interest in a new advertisement published by Post Office.
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DJ tells youngsters how he now spins yarns for novels

November 12, 2014 - 17:24
AUTHOR and DJ Simon Mayo was in Swindon today to speak with young people about his children’s novels - and revealed the title of his topsecret new project.
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Ball that helps all

November 12, 2014 - 16:27
HAVE you got a charitable project planned and need a cash boost to help you achieve it?
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Ashton’s life was lit up for Christmas

November 12, 2014 - 15:48
A BRAVE little boy who has spent most of his early years fighting to stay alive saw his world light up last year, thanks to the Christmas Wish appeal.
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Number of people claiming Jobseekers' Allowance in Swindon falls by 250

November 12, 2014 - 14:49
THE number of people claiming Jobseekers’ Allowance in Swindon fell by 250 in October, according to new figures.
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Fresh lead being followed in Becky murder investigation

November 12, 2014 - 14:38
POLICE are continuing their search of a property in Ashbury Avenue today as part of the Becky Godden-Edwards murder investigation.
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Education experts discuss how to teach children of military families

November 12, 2014 - 11:00
Headteachers, council leaders and the military came together for an international conference to share ideas and best practice for achieving the best education for service children in Wiltshire.
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A419 southbound re-opens after collision

November 12, 2014 - 10:27
UPDATE: A van collided with a lorry on the A419, near the Commonhead roundabout, this morning, closing the southbound carriageway.
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Happy days down at Dominic’s

November 12, 2014 - 09:49
A HANDKERCHIEF spattered with the blood of Charles I moments after his execution. A first edition Harry Potter. A lock of Jane Austen’s hair. A tooth from the gums of Napoleon. The front door of Paul McCartney’s boyhood home. Several slices of Joe Blake from the doomed nuptials of Charles and Di.
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Berkeley Farm planning application rejected

November 12, 2014 - 09:36
A CONTROVERSIAL planning application in Wroughton was rejected last night following uproar from local residents.
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Possible clues found in search of murderer's former home

November 12, 2014 - 07:44
INVESTIGATORS are already discovering and analysing items of interest in Christopher Halliwell’s former home in Nythe.
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