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Toothill's £1m lottery win plans in your hands

July 21, 2016 - 15:56
TOOTHILL’S £1m golden lottery ticket is finally getting closer to being spent as ideas forge ahead on how to transform the community centre.
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On this day from Monday, July 18 2016

July 21, 2016 - 15:41
Monday, July 18
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Pupils learn to stay safe

July 21, 2016 - 15:36
PUPILS at Brook Field Primary School are well aware of the dangers of straying on railway lines, leaving laptops on beds and carrying weapons after winning the annual Junior Good Citizen competition.
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£37k payout will care for wife, says grandfather in legal battle win

July 21, 2016 - 15:23
A GRANDFATHER battling an asbestos-related lung disease has won a legal battle against his former employers who he says failed to protect him.
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Community considers plans for new academy in North Swindon

July 21, 2016 - 14:55
PROSPECTIVE parents, residents and local businesses have cast an eye over plans for a new secondary school which will take 1,210 pupils.
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Police plea after taxi damaged in row

July 21, 2016 - 14:45
POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a taxi was damaged during an incident in Swindon.
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Halliwell in court for hearing in lead-up to Becky murder trial

July 21, 2016 - 14:05
CHRISTOPHER Halliwell has appeared in court two months before he faces trial for the murder of Becky Godden Edwards.
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'Increase in crime figures doesn't mean more crimes being committed'

July 21, 2016 - 14:05
SWINDON and Wiltshire has seen an 18.8 percent increase in recorded crime, according to figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS)
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Tempting open water hides dangers for swimmers, warns fire service

July 21, 2016 - 13:52
A WARNING about the dangers of water has been issued by Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service.
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Youth arrested following Eldene incident

July 21, 2016 - 12:37
POLICE arrested a youth of 15 following an altercation in Eldene between a group of men and a girl aged 16.
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Families face traffic jam misery as they head west, warns AA

July 21, 2016 - 12:21
NEW figures reveal the traffic misery that families are set to face as they head west for summer holidays.
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Exhibition of never before seen pictures of David Bowie coming to Swindon

July 21, 2016 - 12:07
A UK exhibition tour of many ‘never before seen’ photographs of David Bowie is set to visit Swindon this autumn.
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Think before leaving kids home alone, urges NSPCC

July 21, 2016 - 11:50
A CHILDREN’S charity is urging parents to think carefully before leaving youngsters home alone during the summer holidays.
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William hasn't missed a day of school in seven years

July 21, 2016 - 11:38
YOUNG William Saunders loves school so much he has not missed a day in seven years.
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Second day of problems for BT broadband users

July 21, 2016 - 11:33
BT broadband users have been unable to access some websites again, following problems with the service yesterday.
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Monster of a mix-up after Pokemon joke backfires

July 21, 2016 - 11:22
A GROUP of friends who got lost in Box mines last Thursday were astonished to discover that a jokey conversation with a fireman about looking for virtual Pokémon had made national news headlines.
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Mela making welcome return to Old Town

July 21, 2016 - 11:20
THE annual Swindon Mela is set to return this year as the popular South Asian festival takes Old Town by storm.
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Belt-wielding thug in early hours street fight spared jail

July 21, 2016 - 11:12
A BELT-wielding thug who was involved in a fight in the street during the early hours of the morning while on a suspended sentence has been spared jail.
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Don't ignore financial problems, says deputy council chief

July 21, 2016 - 11:04
Russell Holland deputy leader os Swindon Borough Council stands in for council chief
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Four fabulous decades later...

July 21, 2016 - 10:43
ACCORDING to Wikipedia it was 1976 but Simon Nicol isn’t so sure. “My money is on ’75,” he says, “but none of us are clear on it.” The only original member of Fairport Convention who is still with the band is considering the birth of one of Britain’s longest running pop festivals.
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