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Masters student to put on mental health festival

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 20, 2019 - 05:09
A MASTERS student is putting on her own mental health festival next month.
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Garden Village open to forces

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 20, 2019 - 05:03
Tadpole Garden Village will be hosting an information event about the Forces Help to Buy scheme.
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UK will be ready for no-deal Brexit, says Swindon MP

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 20, 2019 - 05:02
THE UK will be ready for a no-deal Brexit, South Swindon’s MP said.
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SPECIAL REPORT: Will Swindon ever become a city?

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 20, 2019 - 05:01
Swindon has been expanding as a town since the industrial revolution began back in 1810 when the Wilts and Berks Canal was created, bringing a variety of new trade options for the small market town.
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Stagecoach Swindon students' taste of Hollywood magic

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 20, 2019 - 05:01
Stagecoach Swindon gave its students the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to rehearse and perform a new show written by a Hollywood screenwriter.
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Police warning as court cases show shocking scale of knife violence on Swindon's streets

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 20, 2019 - 05:01
YOUTHS have been warned against arming themselves in the mistaken belief it will make them safer.
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Urban explorers make it on to the roof of Swindon's Great Western Hospital

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 20, 2019 - 05:01
A GROUP of so-called urban explorers sneaked into Great Western Hospital and made it to the roof before they were found by security guards.
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Zombie knife was buried so deep into victim's back it had to be surgically removed

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 20, 2019 - 05:00
A TEENAGER who shot a love rival in the face and instructed a pal to stab another man with a zombie knife has been spared jail.
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Meet the man who sets off Stormzy's festival flames

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 20, 2019 - 00:29
We look at why music stars like Stormzy are wanting bigger and more impressive special effects at their shows.
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Man charged with murder of PC Andrew Harper denies all involvement

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 19, 2019 - 20:20
A MAN charged with murder after the death of a police officer has denied all involvement after appearing in court.
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Theatre review: The Argument, starring Felicity Kendal

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 19, 2019 - 18:33
An argument can start over anything and can often have far-reaching consequences. One minute Meredith and Pip are bickering over the plot holes in a throwaway movie (apparently so big a lorry could be driven through them), the next their lover’s tiff turns into a petty mud-slinging contest that exposes the gaping cracks in their fair-weather marriage. Pip moves out.
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Masked cyclist kicked car wing mirror and booted doors in Blunsdon

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 19, 2019 - 17:01
A PEDAL-powered thug lashed out at a family car in Blunsdon.
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Do you know Britain's Biggest Snorer? How to apply for new TV show

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 19, 2019 - 16:45
DO you sleep in the same room as Britain's Biggest Snorer?
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9 locations in Swindon getting Royal Mail parcel postboxes

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 19, 2019 - 16:04
NINE locations around Swindon are about to benefit from the biggest change to the Royal Mail postboxes in 160 years – and they’re specifically for parcels.
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Four years in jail for burglar who urinated in Shell garage's night pay drawer

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 19, 2019 - 15:41
A BURGLAR who urinated in a service station night pay drawer has been jailed for more than four years.
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Terence Ryan jailed for Swindon samurai sword attack

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 19, 2019 - 14:07
Terence Ryan punctured his friend's lung with a samurai sword in a row over his mother's medication.
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Couple, 70s, targeted as burglars raid Wroughton home and make off with £300 in cash

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 19, 2019 - 13:40
A GROUP forced their way into an elderly couple's home and demanded they hand over cash.
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Jail for Swindon man who stabbed friend using a Samurai sword

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 19, 2019 - 13:16
A man who stabbed a drinking pal with a Samurai sword because he thought he was trying to steal his mum’s morphine has been jailed for seven years and three months.
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Didcot Power Station demolition causes power cut and explosion

Swindon Advertiser | News - August 19, 2019 - 12:07
THREE power station cooling towers were razed to the ground yesterday in a huge demolition operation that didn't go quite to plan.
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Building Salisbury Cathedral out of matchsticks

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - August 19, 2019 - 06:26
Barry King, from Wiltshire, is on a mission to build the world's biggest matchstick model.
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