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Jay Mapstone charged with GBH, affray and threatening to kill Swindon PCSOs

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 09:34
A TEEN threatened to kill any PCSO he saw in Penhill, a court heard.
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South Western Railway: Strike ends but disruption goes on

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - January 2, 2020 - 09:20
An amended timetable is continuing to allow striking guards to refresh their safety procedures.
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Speeding well below national average throughout Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 09:01
WILTSHIRE recorded the least number of speeding offences in England and Wales last year, figures reveal.
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Man in his 50s dies after being hit by train near Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 09:01
A MAN in his 50s died after being hit by a train near Swindon around 8am on Thursday.
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Burglars steal Mercedes, cash and jewellery from Blunsdon home

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 08:28
BURGLARS stole jewellery, watches, cash and a grey Mercedes AMG A35 from a house in Blunsdon St Andrew.
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Great great grandmother Peggy celebrates 100th birthday on New Year's Day

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:14
IT was the start of a new year, a new decade and even a new century for happy-go-lucky Peggy Bridger.
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Hundreds turn out for New Year's Day parkrun at Lydiard

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:13
HUNDREDS of people gathered in Lydiard Park on a bright and brisk Wednesday morning to kick off the decade with a head-start on their healthy New Year’s resolutions.
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DAVID RENARD: Ambitious projects will bring New Year cheer

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:06
I WOULD like to wish all Advertiser readers a happy and prosperous 2020 as we embark on a new decade.
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Royal Wootton Bassett's Townswomen's Guild closes after 58 years

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:05
AN organisation that has been running in Royal Wootton Bassett for more than half a century has closed.
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Swindon residents disagree with the idea of religion being the 'source of morality' in survey

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:05
MOST people in Swindon do not agree that religion is the source of morality, according to a survey on British social attitudes.
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Rogue trader charging extortionate fees while going door-to-door in Cricklade

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:05
POLICE are investigating a rogue trader in Cricklade which tried to charge potential customers extortionate fees for work on Monday.
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Disabled fitness instructor amazed by awards honour

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:03
A DISABLED fitness instructor from Swindon who works with charities and community classes has won a national award for her tireless efforts.
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Free adult learning courses for literacy, cooking and internet skills available

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:02
Swindon Adult Community Learning is launching new enrolment sessions hosted by the borough council.
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Swindon & District Royal Air Forces Association veterans' coffee mornings to continue

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:02
Swindon & District Royal Air Forces Association has plans to continue its monthly coffee mornings.
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Speeding to blame for more than a quarter of driving offences in Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:02
Speeding accounted for more than a quarter of driving offences in Wiltshire last year – but the amount of drivers caught going too fast around the county was the lowest recorded in England and Wales.
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ON STAGE: Wyvern Theatre's must-see shows of January and February

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:01
NOTHING beats sitting in red comfy seats with your snacks at the ready while watching a performance you will never forget.
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WHAT YOU SAID: Mickey Mouse, Peppa Pig and Woody booted from Brunel shopping centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:01
A VOLUNTEER group who have been dressing as children’s favourite animated characters for the past five years were ejected from the Brunel Shopping Centre.
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Swindon Borough Council putting on Healthy Living Event

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:01
Swindon Borough Council is helping those who want to start 2020 with a healthier lifestyle.
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READER RECOMMENDS: The best places in Swindon to get a hangover breakfast

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:01
For this week’s Reader Recommends we asked Adver readers where they would suggest going for breakfast after having a heavy night out.
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Fraudsters posing as police in bid to scam money from vulnerable people

Swindon Advertiser | News - January 2, 2020 - 05:01
SCAMMERS are posing as police officers in phone calls to vulnerable people.
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