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Wife thought her husband has been killed by attackers, court hears

TWO men have admitted their roles in an unprovoked assault which left a woman fearing her husband had been killed.
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TRAFFIC: Thursday morning traffic

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 07:39
The traffic on Beenchcroft Road and Whitworth road is moving well.
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Clients and inspectors praise Highworth rehab clinic with Outstanding rating

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 07:02
A REHAB clinic in Highworth received an Outstanding rating after impressing Care Quality Commission inspectors.
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SHOUT ABOUT SWINDON: Advocacy charity's joy at receiving £71,000 grant from Children in Need

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 07:01
THIS week, we are shouting about the Swindon Advocacy Movement - which just received a whopping £71,995 grant from Children in Need.
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Pinehurst litter pick returns on Sunday

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 07:01
A COMMUNITY litter pick returns on Sunday morning for volunteers to tidy up Pinehurst.
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'Spend County Ground cash on Honda fund' says Labour's Jim Grant

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:23
The £2 million which will be raised by Swindon Borough Council's sale of the County Ground should be used to help fight the closure of Honda, says the leader of the Labour group.
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MP welcomes rejection of Lidl superstores which can 'devastate' high streets

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:04
JAMES Gray MP has welcomed the rejection of a controversial plan to build 300 homes near Royal Wootton Bassett.
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Open air cinema set to return to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:03
OPEN air cinema nights return to Swindon this summer, Summer Screens has announced.
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Councillors urge shake up of election of town's mayor

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:02
A MOTION to change the way the mayor of Royal Wootton Bassett is selected will be debated tonight.
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Nationwide Swindon Half Marathon opens full price applications

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:02
APPLICATIONS are now being accepted for the Nationwide Building Society Swindon Half Marathon 2019.
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Labour group back coalition of parents and unions to reverse 'school funding crisis'

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:02
LABOUR councillors have pledged to support a coalition of parents, unions and teachers to fight for more funding for local schools.
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Tesco to turn its crisp packets and cling film back into oil with Swindon recycling firm

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:02
A TRIAL to recycle plastic films and trays at 10 Tesco stores across the South West is underway with a revolutionary Swindon-based recycling firm.
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Teen burglar who ransacked house used homeowners tools to steal safe

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:01
A TEEN burglar was one of a pair that ransacked a Swindon home, making off with a safe and £5,000 cash and two sets of car keys worth £12,000.
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: How BBC Wiltshire has ruled county's airwaves for 30 years

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:01
It’s 5.55am on April 4, 1989, and a scrum of journalists are clutching their notebooks and pressing their cameras against the glass.
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WATCH: Jordan's parents were told their boy might die - but it was Liverpool FC that brought him round

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 06:00
WHEN doctors told Jordan O’Brien’s parents they wanted to withdraw life support, it was the players of Liverpool Football Club that helped pull him through.
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"We want to make a difference to the lives of people" - The charity that provides free prom dresses to those in need

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 4, 2019 - 05:00
UNDERPRIVILEGED teenagers are being offered free prom gowns thanks to a charity project.
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Ambitious amateur dramatics as seen months before World War Two

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 3, 2019 - 19:32
THE pictures on this page were taken almost exactly 80 years ago.
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Camera club at one with the beauty of nature and landscapes

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 3, 2019 - 19:31
These pages showcase some of the amazing images being sent in by the members of our new Swindon Camera Club. If you’d like to join the club – and be in with a chance of winning a £50 T4 Cameras voucher for the Picture of the Month – you first need to register by emailing ian.parker@wiltshire.newsquest.co.uk.
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Man who lost his own father in crash jailed for dangerous driving

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 3, 2019 - 18:43
A MAN whose dad was killed in a horror car smash almost 12 years ago has been jailed for his own latest piece of dangerous driving.
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PICTURED: These are the FIVE street drinkers banned from town centre hotspots

Swindon Advertiser | News - April 3, 2019 - 17:44
A STREET drinker alleged to have waved his bottom at police passing the bus station is one of five men to have been banned from four town centre hot spots.
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