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Bouncing back! Wallaby caught on camera again (just down the road from Swindon!)

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 15:56
IF you go down to the woods today... you may be in for a big surprise.
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Man caught doing 73mph in a 30 zone

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 15:30
POLICE caught a man speeding at 73mph on a 30mph road this morning.
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Letters to the Editor: "Nearly a decade of Tory cuts has reeked havoc across the UK and has decimated public services"

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 15:01
PLEASE keep your letters to 250 words maximum giving your name, address and daytime telephone number - even on emails. Email: letters@swindonadvertiser.co.uk. Write: Swindon Advertiser, Unit 1 and 2 Richmond House, Edison Park, Swindon, SN3 3RB. Phone: 01793 501806.
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WEATHER ALERT: Yellow warning for high winds (and it's delaying Wichelstowe bridge works)

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 14:45
A YELLOW warning of wind for much of the UK and Swindon could delay the installation of a footbridge on the Wichelstowe development.
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Justin Tomlinson Column: Brexit debate needs compromise

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 14:07
The majority of local residents who I speak to are well & truly fed-up of the ongoing debates on Brexit. They acknowledge it needs to be delivered; want it done so in an orderly & seamless way; and crucially, wish both sides of the debate would be willing to meet each other in the middle.
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Women's campaigner Edith is honoured by Great Western Railway

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 13:56
A leading campaigner for women's suffrage in the early 20th century has been honoured by Great Western railway who have named a new train engine after her.
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Swindon Clifton Street School demolition plan refused

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - March 11, 2019 - 13:37
Clifton Street School in Swindon was partially destroyed last year by mistake.
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Five men punched victim who refused to give them his phone and wallet

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 13:36
A GROUP of five men repeatedly punched another man in a failed attempt to steal his wallet and phone.
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CS gas and hammer found on 16-year-old

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 12:21
A CACHE of weapons including CS gas were found on teenagers by police on Friday day.
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‘Huge concern’ at proposed changes to cancer scan contracts

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 11:57
HUGE concerns have been raised over a proposal to strip an NHS trust of the contract to provide specialist cancer scanning services.
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Man, 23, arrested after teen assaulted outside Tesco Express

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 09:34
A TEENAGER was taken to hospital after he was attacked outside a Tesco Express petrol station in Chippenham.
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Daleks gather in bid to exterminate world record

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - March 11, 2019 - 09:23
The Sixth Doctor, Colin Baker, also joined in as dozens descend on a quiet Wiltshire town.
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MONDAY TRAFFIC: 7 minute travel time on A419 at motorway junction

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 08:40
TRAFFIC is very slow on the A419, with drivers facing a seven minute wait at J15.
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Support for new building idea at Richard Jefferies (but it could cost £250,000)

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 07:36
A NEW timber clad building could help boost visitor capacity at the Richard Jefferies Museum and create extra space for community groups.
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Hydrogen fuel teaching pack to go nationwide after trial in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 07:01
HYDROGEN cell technology will be taught in schools across the UK after a successful trial in Swindon.
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Sisters stay positive for mum with pancreatic cancer with 'chemo party'

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 07:01
THREE sisters threw her a 'chemo party' for their mum after she was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.
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'NOTHING'S HAPPENING': Patients' claim despite IMH chiefs saying call wait times are down

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 07:01
IMH patients say they are still experiencing difficulties trying to book GP appointments.
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Suspended jail term for paedophile who searched web for child rape images

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 07:01
AN OLD Town man who scoured the internet for movies and pictures of children being abused has been spared jail.
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'For me, it's straightforward,' says driver of truck that bore giant Wichelstowe canal bridge

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 07:01
TRUCK driver Andrew Weston didn’t even break a sweat as he reversed a 30m long footbridge around a tight 90 degree corner and into a siding off Waitrose car park.
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COURT: Swindon teen who lay on tracks given chance to sort alcohol problem

Swindon Advertiser | News - March 11, 2019 - 07:01
A TEEN who lay on railway tracks and shouted “just let me die” at station staff has been given a chance to sort his alcohol problem.
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