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Heavy rain forecast throughout Tuesday in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 07:33
HEAVY rain will drench Swindon tomorrow.
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Two appear before Swindon court for their part in 'Alex' County Line

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:20
A HOMELESS man hired by the head of a County Line network to deal drugs in Swindon has avoided custody – for now.
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Bluetooth headset used in attempt to cheat driving theory test

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:20
A DAD who had already failed his driving theory test six times used a Bluetooth headset in a bid to cheat the system on his seventh attempt, a court heard.
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Display in Royal Wootton Bassett raises awareness on effects of drink and drug driving

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:10
THE wreckage of a car involved in a fatal crash near Lyneham was displayed in Royal Wootton Bassett to raise awareness of the consequences of drink and drug driving.
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Threshold Big SleepOut helps raise thousands of pounds to support homeless people in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:10
HOMELESS charity Threshold held its annual Big SleepOut to raise awareness of homelessness. Our reporter Hedi Mehrez joined the hardy band. He describes his experience…
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Life-saving plasma to be carried by Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:08
WILTSHIRE Air Ambulance is now carrying plasma to improve the chances of critically injured or unwell people.
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Education at risk: Parents and teachers protest in town centre to protest again school funding cuts

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:08
PARENTS joined forces with teachers to protest in the town centre against cuts that will affect schools across Swindon.
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WHAT YOU SAID: Highworth Golf Centre will close due to 'unsustainable' losses

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:07
A Highworth golf club is set to permanently close only a few days before Christmas because of ‘unstainable losses’.
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Housebuilder shares £2,000 with three local good causes

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:03
THREE charities received a share of £2,000 from the developer of a new Shrivenham housing project.
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Will it be third time lucky for south Swindon candidate Stan Pajak?

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:03
Robert Buckland is not the only candidate pounding the pavement for hours on end in a bid to rally support around south Swindon.
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Swindon's Goddard Park Primary pupils plant trees to create woodland in the playground

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:03
Pupils said goodbye to their concrete school yard as tree planting began in earnest to create natural places to play, learn and help combat climate change.
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Wiltshire Wildlife Trust ash dieback target almost reached

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:02
WILTSHIRE Wildlife Trust has almost reached its £20,000 target to save disease-threatened trees.
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Refurbishments for town centre play areas

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:02
THE play area at GWR Park could be given a £50,000 railway-themed refurbishment after it was described as empty and dire.
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SPECIAL REPORT: On the campaign trail with Robert Buckland

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:02
IT’S a bitterly cold December day but the Buckland brigade is in good spirits as it goes door-knocking around Grange Park.
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GRAHAM CARTER: Aimless banging of drums is like music to the ears of many

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:02
I AM writing this in Gatwick Airport while waiting for a flight to wonderful, wonderful Copenhagen.
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Heartbreak for parents as vandals ruin lights put up in daughter's memory

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:02
DEVASTATED parents Josh and Sara King have told of their heartbreak after vandals cut up the Christmas lights they put up in memory of their baby daughter.
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Swindon Food Collective gets handed cheque for Christmas

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 9, 2019 - 05:01
Swindon Food Collective volunteers were given an early present to help them make sure vulnerable families don’t go without over Christmas.
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Thousands of people visit Arkell's biggest Christmas Market ever

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 8, 2019 - 17:03
THE fifth Christmas Market in Stratton attracted thousands of people including Father Christmas and his reindeer.
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First look at UK theme park The London Resort set to rival Disneyland

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 8, 2019 - 10:30
THE first pictures have been revealed of a new theme park set to rival Disneyland Paris.
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George Mullard wanted in connection with burglary in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - December 8, 2019 - 09:54
A MAN is wanted in connection with a burglary in Swindon.
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