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Firefighters free trapped driver after car left the road and crashed

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2019 - 14:30
POLICE, fire and ambulance crews raced to rescue a driver trapped in her car after a crash in Haydon Wick.
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UKIP general secretary quits over handling of Carl Benjamin's 'rape' remarks

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2019 - 13:44
UKIP''S general secretary has quit the party over the handling of Carl Benjamin's remarks about raping Labour MP Jess Phillips.
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Loose sheep escape onto M4 near Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2019 - 13:12
LOOSE sheep that ran out onto the M4 had to be resc-ewe-d earlier today.
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This year's Pinehurst Fun Day brings community out in force

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2019 - 11:28
The Pinehurst circle was buzzing with activity on Saturday, as it hosted the community’s annual Fun Day.
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Missing springer spaniel cross Gus found safe

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2019 - 09:23
POLICE appealed for information after a dog called Gus went missing on Saturday night.
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Man acting suspiciously arrested after call from "eagle-eyed" member of the public

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2019 - 09:01
POLICE praised an "eagle-eyed" member of the public for potentially preventing thefts near Bridgemead.
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10 Swindon area attractions with scientific stamp of approval

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 14, 2019 - 05:06
1 Old Town Railway Cutting lies near the site of the former Old Town station, which closed nearly 60 years ago. The cutting is part of the former line that is now a tranquil path popular with walkers and cyclists. Its clearly visible strata of characteristic Kimmeridge Clay earned the cutting its scientific designation, but a visitor does not have to be a scientist to appreciate the fascination of the place.
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Holbrook Way closed by police after pursuit ends in crash

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 17:44
POLICE closed a road in the town centre after a short pursuit ended in a car crash.
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Councillors urge action on social care and GWH waiting times

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 16:19
Leader of Swindon Borough Council, David Renard will write to the secretary of state for health and social care about waiting times at accident and emergency at the Great Western Hospital and also urging him to publish a long-awaited green paper on the future funding of adult social care.
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Burglar who raided 10 houses in Swindon is spared prison despite skipping unpaid work

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 12:01
A MAN who was given a chance after he burgled 10 houses – including his grandparents' – has again been spared jail.
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Missing bulldog Gus found dead

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 09:20
THE heartbroken owners of a beloved bulldog that went missing revealed that the 18-month-old pup has been found dead.
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Criticism of moving Swindon's walk-in health centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:29
MOVING an NHS walk-in health centre to GWH will disadvantage the very people it was meant to serve, says a senior councillor.
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Swindon bikers complete cross-country 1,100 mile race against time

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:20
TWO bikers completed a marathon 900-mile ride from one end of the UK to the other in less than a day.
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Swindon council to write to BBC over free licences for over 75s

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:19
Free television licences should be kept for over 75s.
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Green burial corridors will not be seen in Swindon just yet

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:19
BURIAL space in Swindon will be available in Swindon for at least the next decade, the council has confirmed.
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Councillor backs proposal to see smoking wiped out

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:19
LEAKED proposals about wiping out smoking by 2030 have been welcomed.
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Goatacre Music Festival is kicking off its fifth year

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:11
Goatfest Music Festival is back again this year for its fifth run in September.
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GWH to cut smoking numbers as Swindon is above national average

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:09
GWH is working on talking to the community about tobacco control and alcohol misuse.
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Trailblazer mental health support scheme rolled out across Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:09
SPECIALIST mental health support for children will be rolled out across Wiltshire and see experts go into schools to give advice and support.
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Swindon schoolboy grows freakish sunflower with 20 heads

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 13, 2019 - 05:09
MEET Michael – the green-fingered Swindon schoolboy who has grown a sunflower with an astonishing 20 heads.
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