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BARRIE HUDSON: The drug trade is all our fault and I’m ashamed

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 15, 2019 - 04:05
I AND people like me are at least partly responsible for the cocaine trade.
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Great Western Hospital selling raffle tickets for big cash prize

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 15, 2019 - 04:02
GREAT Western Hospital’s Brighter Futures is offering people the chance to win £3,000.
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FOOD REVIEW: Coal Grill & Bar hit the right notes

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 15, 2019 - 04:01
I’d decided to catch up with an old friend as it was my day off which gave us the perfect opportunity to try out Coal Grill & Bar.
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SPECIAL REPORT: Some Swindon town centre beggars may not be genuine

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 15, 2019 - 03:59
As the team of council officers and inSwindon BID staff walk around the main shopping streets, Mark Walker notices a young woman sitting on the pavement with a sign asking for money for food.
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SPECIAL REPORT: On patrol in Swindon's town centre public space protection order

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 15, 2019 - 03:48
The second lesson I learned while patrolling the town centre public space protection order with a joint team of inSwindon BID and Swindon Borough Council staff is that not everyone is pleased to see us.
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REVIEW: Gaslight is well worth the ticket

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 23:33
GASLIGHTING has become such a familiar term in today's world that it's hard to imagine it was coined from a play written in the late 1930s.
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A419 CHAOS: Road reopens after earlier crashes near Blunsdon

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 17:23
The southbound carriageway of the A419 has reopened.
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Royal Woottton Bassett youngsters show off their strengths at Rotary event

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 15:46
THE Rotary Clubs of Royal Wootton Bassett Town and Royal Wootton Bassett & District were delighted to welcome ten teams, including various sports clubs and Young Farmers, to compete in their Rotary Youth Challenge day at Royal Wootton Bassett Academy. Poor weather failed to mar the event, which took place indoors, and attracted enthusiastic spectators.
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A419 CHAOS: Three crashes in 30 minutes as heavy rain hits Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 15:18
Three crashes have taken place on the southbound carriageway of the A419 within 30 minutes of each other.
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A419 DELAYS: Overturned van closes southbound road

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 14:27
The A419 Southbound is closed after a van overturned.
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Swindon man who failed to appear at court wanted by police

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 14:13
POLICE are appealing for the public's help in locating a man who is wanted on warrant.
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Locals who were part of London protests speak out

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 14:13
CLIMATE change protesters brought Extinction Rebellion’s international protest into Chippenham on Saturday to raise awareness of the campaign to save the environment and prevent mass extinction.
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Flood risk warning as downpours drench Swindon - have you seen any flooding?

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 13:31
HEAVY rain is drenching Swindon and the Met Office has warned of potential flood risks.
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Letters to the Editor: "The borough council want another report on how it intends to prevent nuisance"

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 13:31
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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Letters to the Editor: "They have all these grandiose ideas that never come to fruition"

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 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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Foster carers needed for young refugees across Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 11:43
CARERS are needed to look after vulnerable young refugees when they come into Wiltshire.
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READER RECOMMENDS: Where is the best place to buy chips in Swindon?

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 11:02
WE are on the hunt for the best places to buy crispy and delicious chips for this week’s reader recommends.
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Check your change for one of these rare 50p coins

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 10:12
THE rarest 50p coins in circulation have been revealed as the Royal Mint marks half a century since the piece was introduced.
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Longleat koalas aid disease research breakthrough

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - October 14, 2019 - 09:13
Scientists studying the animals believe there may be a way to safeguard wild populations.
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This is the best hotel in central England - and it's not far from Swindon!

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 08:40
The best place to stay in central England is just a half-hour drive from Swindon.
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