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The era when we marvelled at push-button telephones

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 19:37
SWINDON sweltered this week in 1976, as the country basked in the greatest heatwave since reliable records began.
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A Swindon department store catwalk more than six decades ago

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 19:31
THIS picture is from a file in the Adver’s archives marked simply: “Face of Swindon.”
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Mathieu Baudry: Swindon Town sign former Milton Keynes Dons defender

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - June 18, 2019 - 18:34
Swindon Town sign ex-Bournemouth, Orient and Doncaster defender Mathieu Baudry following his release by MK Dons.
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72 per cent of Brits think stress levels would improve with animals in the workplace

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 16:21
MORE than 70 per cent of people think stress levels would improve with animals in the workplace, according to new research commissioned by the Melksham firm which is the official sponsors of this Friday’s Bring Your Dog to Work Day.
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Like Abbey House in Malmesbury? It could be yours for a cool £2.5m

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 15:00
One of Malmesbury's biggest tourist attractions is up for sale.
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Letters to the Editor: "We must never celebrate war, but we are right to celebrate the role of our service personnel"

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 14:01
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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Motorbike seized by police after nuisance complaints

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 13:54
OFFICES seized a motorbike in Eldene after receiving complaints about it being driven dangerously across park areas, roads and footpaths.
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Boxing champ a knockout hit with primary pupils

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 13:49
BOXER Luke Watkins swapped the ring for the classroom in support of the NSPCC’s Schools Service.
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Freeview TV signal changes in store (and why you might need to retune your TV)

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 13:27
FREEVIEW users in Swindon may need to retune their TV equipment on June 19 in order to stay up to date with their favourite programmes.
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Dog owners - how to get the job of a lifetime for your VIP (Very Important Pooch)

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 13:02
TEN special dogs (and their owners) have the chance to bag free holidays by becoming a Canine Critic.
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NATIONAL: Tory members would accept break up of the UK rather than stay in EU - Poll

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 13:00
Conservative members would be prepared to sacrifice the union, destroy their party or suffer economic damage to get the UK out of the European Union, a poll has suggested.
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Wiltshire wife discovers husband was spy years after death

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - June 18, 2019 - 11:53
Audrey Phillips from Trowbridge found out about her husband's wartime activities in his paperwork following his death.
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FOOD REVIEW: Nando's, Orbital Shopping Park

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 11:40
It’s fair to say that I came late to Nando’s.
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My eyes! Cat sitting next to sign raises a smile for drivers

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 11:05
A sign on the A361 close to The Lamb on The Strand between Semington and Seend is causing much amusements to passing motorists.
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Parish council tax bills rise 'to save services from cuts'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - June 18, 2019 - 10:39
BBC analysis found 45 parishes more than doubled their levy on the Band D council tax for 2019-20.
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STORMY SWINDON: When to expect thunder and heavy rain tonight

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 08:46
THUNDERSTORMS and heavy rain are forecast to hit Swindon tonight.
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Highworth web firm gives boost to high street bookshops

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 06:16
A HIGHWORTH web firm made a tool that links bookshops with customers to help small businesses stay afloat in the battle against online retailers.
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Day tickets for the bus will be just £1 this Thursday to promote Clean Air Day

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 05:51
Swindon’s Bus Company is offering discounted day tickets to encourage more people to use public transport instead of driving.
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McDonald's promote parish's Clean and Green anti-littering campaign with new bins

Swindon Advertiser | News - June 18, 2019 - 05:32
LITTER is an ever-present concern around Swindon but councillors persuaded one major fast food chain to step up its efforts to combat the issue.
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