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Man arrested as two injured in West Swindon assault

March 19, 2019 - 15:08
A pair has been injured following an assault in Frampton Close, west Swindon
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Letters to the Editor: "The owner and senior management of the club ought to be ashamed of themselves"

March 19, 2019 - 14:27
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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Cyclist, 12, in critical condition after crash with car

March 19, 2019 - 13:46
A BOY, 12, is in a critical condition in hospital after he was hit by a car earlier this morning.
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Barrie Hudson's column: Knife crime - the ongoing obscene tragedy in our midst

March 19, 2019 - 12:18
YET again, people have been asking me about a subject in the news, what with me being in the trade and all.
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Schoolboy car fanatic Leon stages classic car meet up (and he's backed by a Top Gear legend!)

March 19, 2019 - 12:05
A SCHOOLBOY with autism has turned his love of cars into an occasion to bring together fellow fans and raise awareness of his condition – and he has the backing of a Top Gear legend.
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Waste firm boss told to hand over all his assets

March 19, 2019 - 12:00
THE former boss of a scrapyard in Calne has been ordered to hand over just £200,000 under the Proceeds of Crime Act.
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UNHINGED: Thief steals screws from a Wiltshire garden gate

March 19, 2019 - 11:53
A HOMEOWNER was left a couple of screws short, after a thief stole them from a garden gate.
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FOOD REVIEW: Mollie's Diner & Motel

March 19, 2019 - 11:23
When we walked into Mollie’s Diner, the first thing my other half said to me was ‘there’s Lee from Blue’.
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Faringdon man, 64, dies on railway tracks near Swindon

March 19, 2019 - 11:20
POLICE say they are not treating as suspicious the death of a Faringdon man found on railway tracks near Swindon this morning.
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Police interview Swindon man, 33, in connection with bus masturbation allegations

March 19, 2019 - 11:11
OFFICERS investigating reports that a man masturbated on a Swindon-bound bus say they have interviewed a man in his 30s.
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Swindon councillors support Honda march

March 19, 2019 - 10:41
SWINDON politicians have thrown their support behind the march to save Honda which will surge through the town centre on March 30.
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Children's Fete 2019 cancelled - as organisers cite fundraising challenges

March 19, 2019 - 10:21
ORGANISERS of The Children’s Fete say this year’s event will be cancelled, after struggling to recruit enough volunteers to fundraise to put on the GWR Park event.
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Boy, 11, the youngest arrested in Swindon police war on knife crime

March 19, 2019 - 09:30
AN 11-year-old was the youngest person allegedly found in possession of a knife during Wiltshire Police’s week-long blitz on blades.
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Businesses invited to apply for stallholder places at Old Town Festival

March 19, 2019 - 08:55
APPLICATIONS are open for business stalls at the Old Town Festival.
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Body by railway line delays trains between Swindon and Didcot

March 19, 2019 - 08:00
A BODY has been found by railway lines between Swindon and Didcot, a GWR spokesman has confirmed.
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HONDA: Union chief claims UK in grip of 'manufacturing emergency'

March 19, 2019 - 07:21
UNITE boss Len McCluskey has claimed the UK is in the grip of a manufacturing emergency.
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Crime commissioner discuss policing and crime with Highworth councillors tonight

March 19, 2019 - 07:13
POLICE and Crime Commissioner Angus Macpherson will speak to Highworth town councillors at their full council meeting tonight.
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TRAVEL: Delays on trains as 999 crews respond to incident near railway lines

March 19, 2019 - 07:07
TRAINS are delayed through Swindon, as emergency services respond to an incident near railway lines between Swindon and Didcot.
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Suspenseful mental health drama to be performed at Swindon Fringe Festival

March 19, 2019 - 07:03
AN ACCLAIMED drama about mental health is coming to the Swindon Fringe Festival.
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Wiltshire Police launch new strategy to combat child sexual exploitation

March 19, 2019 - 07:01
POLICE launched a new strategy on National Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day in a bid to combat the crime and rescue those suffering abuse around the county.
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