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Misleading beggars pretending to be homeless in Royal Wootton Bassett

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 07:40
MEN pretending to be homeless in Royal Wootton Bassett are tricking people into donating money to them.
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Swindon council's local lottery launches tomorrow

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:35
People in Swindon will be able to have a flutter and help their town after the council launches its new online community lottery tomorrow.
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Link between middle-class drug taking and County Lines drug trade

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:17
MIDDLE class drug users sniffing cocaine at the weekend are part of the trade that saw more than 60 arrested last week in a county-wide push to tackle dangerous drugs gangs.
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Shrivenham army veteran's medals taken in burglary

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:17
A TERMINALLY-ill retired army major has been left scared to return to his bungalow after burglars stole his precious medals and service mementos.
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Alan Harris jailed after admitting heroin and crack cocaine supply

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:17
A DEALER seen by police spitting out drug wraps and handing them to addicts brazenly told a judge to let him rot in prison.
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Nearly half of inspected buildings in Swindon and Wiltshire are fire risk

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:17
Nearly half of public buildings and flats audited by firefighters in Dorset and Wiltshire fail to meet fire safety standards, figures reveal.
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Vegan Fest brings the crowds to Level 3 in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:07
VEGANS headed to Commercial Road for a festival of food and more yesterday.
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Steam Museum puts on first Worth the Weight's vintage sale in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:07
More than 1,000 people turned up at Worth the Weight’s vintage fair.
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New figures reveal highest bed-blocking for years at GWH

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:06
BED-BLOCKING at Great Western Hospital and other medical facilities around the county spiked over the summer to the highest level in three years.
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Help set a new world record for the 30 before 30 challenge for charity

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:06
A fundraiser is asking for your help to complete a record-breaking charity challenge.
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Swindon women prefer using the pill and condoms for contraception

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:06
Women in Swindon prefer short-term contraceptive methods like condoms and the pill, figures reveal.
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First-time buyers in Swindon save £3.2 million on stamp duty tax

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:06
FIRST-TIME buyers in Swindon saved £3.2 million on stamp duty land tax last year under a new government scheme.
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Build your own hedgehog house with Penhill Naturehood

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:06
A NATURE group is hosting a hedgehog house workshop later this month.
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Wichelstowe M4 tunnel plans to go on display at Deanery Academy

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:05
A display of the new Wichelstowe M4 tunnel is being put on show by Swindon Borough Council.
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47 miles of roads in Swindon are in a 'poor condition'

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:05
Nearly 50 miles of Swindon’s roads are in such a poor condition they’ll need maintenance in the next year.
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Lydiard conservation work uncovers section hidden for centuries

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:05
CONSERVATION work at a historic Lydiard Park church uncovered a hidden head of a saintly stone statue which had been buried under rubble for hundreds of years.
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Polish delicatessen relocates to a larger store in The Brunel Centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:04
A POLISH delicatessen has doubled in size thanks to a move to the Brunel Centre.
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North Swindon MP Justin Tomlinson backs Autism Hour during The Entertainer visit

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:03
North Swindon MP and minister for disabled people Justin Tomlinson visited The Entertainer to support Autism Hour.
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Brighter Futures fundraising finished thanks to Walcot Community Shop

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:03
A NEW bladder scanner will soon be available at Great Western Hospital thanks to a generous donation from the Walcot Community Shop.
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Foreign-born mums giving birth to fewer babies in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 14, 2019 - 04:03
Foreign-born mums are giving birth to fewer babies in Swindon.
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