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National Trust holds annual Valentine's Flower Count

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 07:07
THOUSANDS of flowers have been counted in National Trust gardens across the country to mark the imminent arrival of spring.
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Family-friendly half-term activities on offer in Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 07:07
FAMILIES looking for something fun to do over the half term have plenty of things to choose from around Wiltshire.
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Swindon couple struggling with infertility issues praise new support group

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 07:06
A COUPLE who were shocked to learn that they would need IVF treatment to conceive have found invaluable help and guidance from a Swindon support group.
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Students enjoy Chinese New Year party at New College

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 07:06
NEW College celebrated Chinese New Year in style with a massive party.
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Acclaimed family drama to be performed at Swindon Fringe Festival

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 07:04
AN ACCLAIMED mixture of memoir, comedy and poetry will be performed at the Swindon Fringe Festival.
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Gifted! exhibition highlights our important modern art collection

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:51
Paintings by LS Lowry, Graham Sutherland and Alfred Wallis, along with more recent work by Nicola Tyson, Eileen Cooper and Allen Jones will all be on display in a new exhibition at Swindon Art Gallery and Museum.
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Fire Service WILL recruit more diverse staff next year

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:48
More firefighters from under-represented groups in the Wiltshire fire brigade are wanted.
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Chief engineer at Swindon plant to lead global revolution in plastic waste

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:45
A RECYCLING firm has appointed a technical director to lead on the global revolution in plastic waste.
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Scrapstore 'bursting at the seams' urgently calls for donation of warehouse space

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:40
SWINDON Scrapstore is urgently looking for more warehouse space to store craft materials for local children.
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Fire brigade sets balanced budget- but there's trouble in store

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:28
The council tax paid to the fire service is set to rise but there could be problems down the line.
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Penhill thief jailed after turning himself in for alcohol theft

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:27
A PENHILL man has been jailed for six weeks following a shoplifting spree, where he stole £250 of alcohol and breaching his bail conditions.
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Calls for greater public support for quality journalism backed by Newsquest CEO

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:08
CALLS for greater public support for local newspapers have been hailed by news industry chiefs.
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Coate Water pitch and putt to open this year but the splash park's only a maybe

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:04
The popular pitch and putt course at Coate Water park will definitely open this spring for the summer season, borough councillors were told.
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ONLINE SAFETY: 'If these books can help children, then that's just brilliant'

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:04
A SWINDON design agency has brought colourful characters to life to help keep children safe online.
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Pedestrian crossing? More like a mini swimming pool!

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:02
A CROSSING easily flooded by rain is a danger to pedestrians, say villagers in Wroughton who are accusing the borough council of compromising road safety.
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Cakes at Rick Stein's raise £600 for the Great Western Hospital

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:02
RESTAURANT staff raised hundreds of pounds for the Great Western Hospital’s charity with tasty carrot cakes and chocolate brownies.
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Hidden Valentine’s rocks find a way into people’s hearts

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:02
PEBBLES decorated with hearts are being hidden across Swindon to mark the annual celebration of love tomorrow.
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'Last resort' meeting called for save Sea Cadet unit in Royal Wootton Bassett closing

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:02
A SEA cadet unit going for almost 40 years is urgently calling for volunteers to join its management board as a "last resort" to save it from closure.
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Swindon actor takes starring role in Fawlty Towers show (and it's endorsed by John Cleese)

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:02
IT is one of television’s best-loved and most enduring shows and created side-splitting new takes on themes as varied as Waldorf salads, hotel inspectors, assaults upon defunct automobiles and herds of majestically sweeping wildebeest.
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'Tank hunt' at Lyneham museum to keep children entertained this half term

Swindon Advertiser | News - February 13, 2019 - 06:02
A TANK hunt is one of the attractions at the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Museum to help keep boredom at bay this half-term.
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