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Soul sorcery from Trevor Nelson

January 17, 2019 - 18:06
Trevor Nelson, pioneer of the urban music scene and presenter of Rhythm Nation on BBC Radio 2, began his music career on pirate radio.
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£3.5 million cycle route between Swindon and Wootton Bassett one step close (seven years on!)

January 17, 2019 - 17:01
A PROPOSAL for a £3.5m cycle and pedestrian route between Royal Wootton Bassett and Swindon is a little closer – seven years after the idea was first discussed.
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Wiltshire Trading Standards issue warning about DVLA scam

January 17, 2019 - 17:00
A SCAM to get drivers to send money to the DVLA has been circulating around Wiltshire.
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All that jazz and much more for first festival

January 17, 2019 - 17:00
An inaugural jazz and soul festival is set to launch this spring with an extremely strong line-up of UK’s most talented jazz artists.
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Deadline looms for deadline to enter 25th Wiltshire Business Awards

January 17, 2019 - 17:00
HIDDEN business heroes have until January 28 to get an application in for this year’s Wiltshire Business Awards.
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If you're out walking in the Cotswolds you might just see Europe's only 'zorse' (yes really!)

January 17, 2019 - 16:50
A very rare breed of ‘Zorse’ lives somewhere in the Cotswolds.
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Fake £50 notes reported in Royal Wootton Bassett

January 17, 2019 - 16:41
FAKE £50 notes have been spotted circulating residents in Royal Wootton Bassett.
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Severe weather emergency protocol triggered for rough sleepers

January 17, 2019 - 16:10
A SEVERE weather emergency protocol has been triggered by the council to help rough sleepers as a blast of freezing weather sweeps in.
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Try our fab four gins with a botanical hit

January 17, 2019 - 16:07
Gins from unexpected corners that are well worth foraging for, says Sam Wylie-Harris.
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Pair wanted in connection with using fraudulent bank card

January 17, 2019 - 15:59
TWO people are wanted by police in North Swindon after attempting to buy items at shops using a fraudulent bank card.
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Children's charity says emotional farewell to staunch supporter

January 17, 2019 - 15:54
IT was an emotional moment as children’s charity NSPCC said goodbye to one its longest serving members.
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Scrum down for healthy eating cook book

January 17, 2019 - 15:26
Rugby star James Haskell tells Luke Rix-Standing why we should all keep things simple when it comes to healthy-eating goals.
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New interim clinical chair for Swindon CCG - as predecessor departs after 'inadequate' CQC rating

January 17, 2019 - 15:07
A GP who has been appointed interim clinical chief at Swindon NHS Clinical Commissioning Group has welcomed the opportunity to champion the views of patients.
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Sign up today to enter this year's music festival

January 17, 2019 - 14:40
The last day for entering this year's Swindon Music Festival is tomorrow.
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Traveller camp near Waitrose being monitored by Swindon Borough Council

January 17, 2019 - 14:39
COUNCIL officers are looking to move-on a group of travellers who set up camp near Waitrose.
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Letters to the Editor: "Parliament seem to be sticking their noses up at the general public"

January 17, 2019 - 14:01
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MP hits back at Labour candidate over IMH comments

January 17, 2019 - 14:00
JUSTIN Tomlinson MP has hit back at claims to ‘step up’ over the IMH debacle by the Labour prospective candidate Kate Linnegar.
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QUIZ: How comfortable are YOU financially (this poll says you need two homes)

January 17, 2019 - 13:00
Having savings, being debt-free and going on two holidays a year means you're ‘comfortable', according to a study.
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There's a full moon lunar eclipse in FOUR DAYS (here's how you can see it!)

January 17, 2019 - 11:22
THERE will be a total eclipse of the moon on Monday... here's our guide from in-the-sky.org on what it is, when it's happening and how you can watch it.
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Watch the birdie pictures from Swindon Camera Club

January 17, 2019 - 10:59
These pages showcase some of the amazing images being sent in by the members of our new Swindon Camera Club. If you’d like to join the club – and be in with a chance of winning a £50 Love to Shop voucher for the Picture of the Month – you first need to register by emailing ian.parker@wiltshire.newsquest.co.uk.
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