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HALLIWELL: Mum calls for further review of police evidence rules

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:40
POLICE evidence rules need to be looked at again, Karen Edwards said.
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Becky Godden-Edwards' mum believes Halliwell could have killed up to 20 women

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:40
BECKY GODDEN-Edwards was viciously murdered by cabbie Christopher Halliwell. The remains of the Swindon girl, who disappeared in 2003, were found buried in a Gloucestershire field in 2011.
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LGBT hate crimes almost tripled in Wiltshire, figures show

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:40
HATE crime reports against LGBT people have almost tripled in four years, figures show.
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MS mum's 8 hour spinathon challenge to raise cash for Swindon therapy centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:39
A MUM who suffers with multiple sclerosis did nine back-to-back spin classes to raise cash for an essential Swindon treatment centre.
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Swindon Council is launching its own charity lottery (and here's how you can play it)

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:39
Swindon Borough Council will be among the first few councils in the country to launch its own online community lottery to support local good causes.
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Shocking Wiltshire rape figures 'don't send the right message to victims' - police commissioner

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:39
THE PROPORTION of Wiltshire rape allegations that made it to court halved between 2015 and 2018, figures show.
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IN THE DOCK: Drink drivers and shoplifters before Swindon Magistrates' Court

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:39
SWINDON: Padraic Gilmartin, 30, of Tobercurry, Ireland, will face charges of driving without due care and attention and driving without a licence. Gilmartin is said to have been driving a Nissan Almera along Groundwell Road on June 5 when the offences were committed. Initially listed to be heard last month, the case was adjourned to September 18 at Swindon Magistrates’ Court. Gilmartin is yet to enter a plea.
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No-show robber from Swindon gets second chance

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:39
A ROBBER who failed to turn up to be sentenced at the crown court on Friday said she panicked.
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Graham Carter's column: Back to school and a bullying rabble

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:38
If we needed any reminder of how life can swing from the sublime to the ridiculous in a moment, and then back again, last week was it.
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IMH SHAMBLES: Moredon patient with long-term illness struggles to see GP

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:11
A PATIENT who suffers mental health issues is ‘frightened’ to ring up her surgery after struggling to get an appointment with a GP for weeks.
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Watersheds secures multi-million pound sale of NHS therapy equipment suppliers

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:04
SWINDON-BASED finance specialists Watersheds successfully secured a multi-million pound sale of a company that makes vital therapy equipment for the NHS.
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Mental health crisis ward rated good by inspectors

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:04
EMERGENCY assessments for people in a mental health crisis have improved since moving to a ward in Devizes, say health commissioners.
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Plans revealed to simplify roadside recycling in Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:03
RECYCLING is set to be made simpler in Wiltshire, with new plans to make kerb side pick ups easier.
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'Help me establish new link between Swindon and Mauritius'

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:03
A COMMUNITY leader is calling on Swindonians to help her form a Mauritius Association in Swindon.
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Swindon Down’s Syndrome Group ask public to help it win a slice of £1m

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:02
The Swindon Down’s Syndrome Group needs your help to win a share of £1,000,000.
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Pollution fears put plastic pothole repairs on hold

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:02
A PLAN to fill potholes with plastic has been put on hold.
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Going up... towering new building at BMW

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:01
This towering frame at BMW will play host to new machinery and production line equipment.
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Kevin Keegan shares tales of career at Newcastle United and Liverpool on visit to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 9, 2019 - 04:00
FOOTBALLING royalty came to the County Ground as fans grabbed their chance to meet former England captain Kevin Keegan, writes Reece Chaplin.
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Powercut affecting parts of north Wiltshire including Malmesbury (and it should be sorted by 9pm)

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 8, 2019 - 17:13
A MAINS fault is being blamed for a powercut hitting parts of north Wiltshire tonight.
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Swindon MP Robert Buckland says he's not resigning (but he has spoken to PM about the rule of law)

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 8, 2019 - 17:05
ROBERT Buckland has quashed rumours that he is standing down from his cabinet post.
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