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GALLERY: Swindon children back to school for 2019/20

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:05
Thousands of children across Swindon have headed back to school for their first day of the autumn term.
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SPECIAL REPORT: Financial abuse lead to suicidal thoughts

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:05
EXPERTS have said people struggling financially are more likely to have suicidal thoughts.
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Dozens of complaints are made against Swindon council

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:04
More than 60 complaints were made against Swindon Borough Council to the government watchdog over 2018-19.
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Boxer cross who was going to be put to sleep now needs to find his forever home

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:04
He was given an ultimatum by his previous owner – if he wasn’t taken in by SNDogs, he would be put down.
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Football memories for dementia

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:04
The County Ground is opening the doors to dementia sufferers for a day of sporting memories.
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WHAT YOU SAID: Plans for Swindon monorail and concert hall revealed in Destination Swindon document

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:03
The Adver obtained the briefing document shared with councillors by Dr Laurie Marsh in August 2017.
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SPECIAL REPORT: New mental health campaign offers a week of events in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:03
THE Don’t Cash Out campaign will be launched tomorrow to highlight mental health challenges, including financial issues, abuse and suicide.
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Swindon South Police recruit team of primary school pupils for special assignment

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:03
THE police have enlisted the help of a crack team of mini crimefighters as they look to stamp out wrongdoing in the town.
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Brighter Futures handbag amnesty returning to designer outlet this weekend

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:02
THE Brighter Futures' handbag amnesty will return to the McArthur Glen Designer Outlet this weekend.
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A message from Wiltshire's Chief Constable

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:02
Chief Constable Kier Pritchard writes:
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New take on 70s pudding is a delight at The Salutation

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 04:01
GOOD country pubs make great places to meet friends when both of you have to travel, so after a little bit of Googling and checking menus, one of us being a vegan diner, we settled on The Salutation Inn at The Gibb, close to Castle Combe.
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Spode Close care home branded 'requires improvement' by inspectors

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 6, 2019 - 03:49
POORLY-TRAINED staff and badly-stored medication landed a care home with a 'requires improvement' rating from a government watchdog.
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VIDEO: Police seal off crime scene behind town centre pawnbrokers

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 5, 2019 - 16:13
Police have sealed off a crime scene behind H&T Pawnbrokers in the town centre.
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Letters to the Editor: "The Government’s own leaked documents show that our food, medicines, clean water and jobs will all be put at risk"

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 5, 2019 - 13:01
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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Scores of trees to be felled as part of Queens Drive development

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 5, 2019 - 11:10
Nearly 100 trees will have to be cut down to allow the redevelopment of Queen’s Drive.
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Oxford University study finds out why people are left-handed

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 5, 2019 - 10:13
LEFT-handed people have been given a raw deal for generations, but they may have finally come out on top.
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READER RECOMMENDS: Best of breakfast in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 5, 2019 - 10:04
This week’s Reader Recommends looks at where the best places in Swindon are to get a full English breakfast
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Police chief to play 'Evil Queen' in fashion show to launch Swindon Women's Aid shop

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 5, 2019 - 09:58
POLICE and crime commissioner Angus Macpherson will take the part of an evil queen in a panto-themed catwalk.
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Primark in Swindon - bottom floor closed for refurbishment

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 5, 2019 - 08:13
If you have visited the Primark store in the town centre recently you may have noticed something different.
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Family's 'hell' after death of Wiltshire boy, 12, on his way home from school

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 5, 2019 - 07:56
THE FAMILY of a boy killed on the way home from school have described the months since his death as hell.
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