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'I was fighting for my life', says rope attack minicab driver

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 12, 2017 - 09:30
A MINICAB driver has spoken of a terrifying rope attack that left him in fear of his life.
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Residents raise concerns over near 12-month delay to switch on street lights

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 12, 2017 - 09:00
A BADBURY Park road plunges into complete darkness every night because the developers of the estate have taken almost a year to switch on the street lights.
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Weekend of free arts and culture events coming up

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 12, 2017 - 08:36
FREE arts and heritage events are being held at venues all over Swindon this weekend.
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Walking Everest to help grandad's cancer cause

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 12, 2017 - 06:24
TEN years ago Natalie’s grandfather spent was forced to make a daily journey to Oxford’s Churchill Hospital.
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Woman, 41, admits child neglect charge

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 18:01
A 41-year-old woman from Swindon has admitted a child neglect charge.
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Approval for 62 homes at Ambrose Field is 'nail in the coffin' for localism

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 17:30
THE DECISION to allow 62 homes to be built on land off Croft Road has been labelled as “the final nail in the coffin for local self-determination” by the chairman of South Swindon Parish Council.
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ADVER CHAT: Ben Macfarland on the joys of drink

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 16:52
SPENDING two months in a small car careering across America to research a book about beer turned colleagues Ben MacFarland and Tom Sandham into friends, and formed the basis for a writing and performing comedy duo.
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GWH flu jab nurses vaccinate 1,000 hospital staff

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 16:40
A THOUSAND hospital workers have had the flu jab in just one week.
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Crowds rush to fund dream day

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 16:26
A SWINDON couple say they have been blown away by the kindness of strangers who have helped make it possible for them to get married.
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Mum's emotional hike to Brighton for bullied children

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 16:19
MARATHON walker Mara Soto overcame a dislocated knee to finish an epic trek 130-mile trek to Brighton Pier to raise money for bullied children.
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Peer wants review of Sir Edward Heath abuse investigation

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - October 11, 2017 - 16:18
The former PM's private secretary says Wiltshire Police's conclusion leaves a 'cloud of suspicion'.
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Emile Cilliers trial: Parachute 'not tampered with in toilet'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - October 11, 2017 - 16:14
The Army sergeant denies attempting to kill his wife by tampering with her parachute.
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Brighter Futures radiotherapy appeal hits £1.85million

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 16:10
“THE END is in sight,” fundraisers have said – as Swindon's cancer-fighting fund hit a new landmark.
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Could Dotty's be named Britain's best café?

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 15:59
A COUPLE who bought an burger van on a whim from eBay could be crowned owners of Britain’s Best Café next month.
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Gambling shop plans for Regent Street rejected

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 15:43
A PROPOSED town centre gambling hall has been refused planning permission.
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Educational conference being held for arthritis sufferers tomorrow

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 15:02
THE National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS) is holding its educational 'Rheum For You' conference in Swindon to coincide with World Arthritis Day on Thursday.
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Hearing campaigners urge people to nominate a winner for 2017 awards

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 14:46
A CAMPAIGN group which assists people with hearing difficulties is preparing to launch its 2017 award scheme.
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Freemasons give £1k to Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 14:19
SWINDON Freemasons have handed over a cheque for £1,000 to Wiltshire Air Ambulance.
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Lifting the lid on the history of one of the town's most fascinating churches

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 14:10
A TALENTED team of heritage conservationists have begun a lengthy process of discovering the hidden history of one of the most important church buildings in the borough.
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Route to M4 will close at night for almost two weeks

Swindon Advertiser | News - October 11, 2017 - 14:01
DRIVERS face a diversion of up to 40 miles when the A3102 at Spittleborough closes at night for almost two weeks later this month.
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