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Councillors lobby for more rail investment

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2019 - 03:06
A new foot crossing under, or over the tracks at Swindon Railway Station, more car parking and improved information screens at the station are all on the council’s wishlist.
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Dyson has scrapped its electric car project

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - October 11, 2019 - 00:38
The technology firm, which has already built the first cars, says the project is not commercially viable.
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Russians bring all-new Swan Lake to Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 18:38
NO experience of ballet is needed to enjoy the classics.
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Barrie Hudson: Tough new sentencing rules? Do the maths

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 18:36
AND now your latest handy-dandy, cut-out-and-keep guide to something the Folk in Charge are considering.
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Swindon's special new baby came with four wheels

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 18:31
OUR stories this week 39 years ago covered everything from vanishing street signs to the arrival of a car on which a company pinned its hopes.
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Swindon only just recognisable in 1970s image

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 18:31
THIS photograph from the Adver archive shows the town centre during a crucial period.
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Review: The Man in the White Suit

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 17:20
AS capital versus labour plots go, The Man in the White Suit, takes the biscuit – and gleefully does away with the usual despair and drudgery.
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11 ways to stop burglars noticing you're not at home

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 17:20
Can you beat a burglar and spot the signs that no one is home?
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Dyson to close automotive division after electric car plans are scrapped

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 16:30
DYSON has scrapped plans to make an all-electric electric car, meaning over 500 workers are at risk of being made redundant.
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10 more people arrested in County Lines crackdown in Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 16:28
A FURTHER 10 people have been arrested as part of a drugs squad crackdown on County Lines gangs.
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Poundland is now selling invisibility cloaks for Halloween

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 14:28
YOU might not like the colour, but don't worry - nobody will see you anyway.
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Police want to speak to this man after a 19-year-old woman was assaulted

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 14:01
POLICE have said they want to speak to this man after a young woman was assaulted in Warminster.Officers believe the person could help with the extensive enquiries that have been carried out since the incident happened on Weymouth Street, Warminster, on September 11.A 19-year-old woman, from the Warminster area, was walking along the street from the direction of the train station, around 9.30pm, when she was approached from behind and assaulted.
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Swindon Great Western Hospital A&E 'too small for town'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - October 10, 2019 - 13:24
Bosses at the hospital apologise for delays and say a planned £30m investment will put things right.
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Letters to the Editor: "This would be ridiculous even if the British state had not had a hand in destroying the countries"

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 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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James Bond film crew van sparked bomb squad call-out to Brize Norton

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 12:53
A JAMES Bond film crew van sparked a bomb squad call-out at RAF Brize Norton, it has been reported.
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Jump into your jeans to help people in Wiltshire living with dementia

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 12:01
THE Wiltshire charity, Alzheimer’s Support, is asking people to get their denim on for their Denim for Dementia campaign this October, to help local people who are living with the illness.
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Swindon sergeant on Oxford Street drugs den closure order

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 11:51
CLOSURE orders like the one slapped on an Oxford Street bedsit this week help prevent crime, it has been claimed.
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Hazlewood Academy issues warning to parents after man tries to entice nine-year-old girl

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 11:47
A BALACLAVA-wearing man attempted to entice a nine-year-old girl outside a school in Swindon by offering sweets.
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READER RECOMMENDS: 5 of the best gyms in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 11:44
THE clear winner amongst our readers for the best gym in Swindon goes to GroupFit based in Cheney Manor industrial estate.
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'Drug dealer' denies supplying crack cocaine and heroin in Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 10, 2019 - 11:40
A NORTHAMPTONSHIRE man denies dealing crack cocaine and heroin in Swindon.
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