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  1. Town and Marine agree pre-season dateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    STFC v Accrington Stanley Pic Dave Evans 5.5.18.Phil Brown applauds Town fans on the final whistle of the final match of the season.. SWINDON Town will after all take on local rivals Swindon Supermarine in a pre-season friendly this summer, it has been confirmed.

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  2. Drugs courier escapes jailRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    Charlie Smith was found with the drugs when he was pulled over for speeding as he was making the late-night drop-off. After hearing the 23-year-old said he had been put under pressure to courier the packages, and had not been in trouble before, a judge imposed a community order.

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  3. Gun shop opens new air rifle shooting rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    A MELKSHAM gun retailer has opened a new shooting range after moving following the closure of the town's Countrywide Farmers store. Owner and director Paul Webb said: "We decided to seek new premises as soon as it became apparent in March this year that Countrywide Farmers would not be continuing.

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  4. UK reviews medical marijuana ban after outcry over sick kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this June 11, 2018 file photo, Billy Caldwell sits with his mother Charlotte. Former British Foreign Secretary William Hague called Tuesday, June 19 for the government to take steps toward legalizing marijuana.

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  5. The Olympic Destroyer Hackers May Have Returned For MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Wired

    Kaspersky Lab researchers find the infamous cyberthreat that struck the 2018 Winter Olympic Games is still active and targeting new organizations. Kaspersky Lab researchers find the infamous cyberthreat that struck the 2018 Winter Olympic Games is still active and targeting new organizations.

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  6. Mentally ill rapist locked up 'for a very long time'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

    A MAN who raped and sexually assaulted a woman will be held in a secure hospital until it is safe to release him. Tom Forward, who grew up in Malmesbury, will only be freed when the Secretary of State for Justice deems he no longer presents a risk to society.

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  7. Fears Bridgwater Hospital's maternity unit could close...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Western Gazette

    Fears that a Somerset hospital's maternity unit could close due to the low number of babies it delivers have been dismissed as "unfounded" by health professionals. Somerset County Councillor Tessa Munt has raised concerns about staffing levels at the Mary Stanley Birthing Unit within Bridgwater Hospital, after it was revealed that only eight babies are born there every month.

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  8. Booked in for scarecrow trailRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    BOOKS glorious books were celebrated in the form of another hugely successful edition of the scarecrow trail in Kington Langley this weekend. Several thousand people came along to the village to go round the 1.5 mile trail, which had a book theme, that featured 88 scarecrows.

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  9. CRICKET: Parker sparks CorshamRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    JONATHAN Parker claimed a fabulous five-wicket haul away at Cheltenham to fire Corsham to back-to-back wins for the first time this season in Premier Two Glos/Wilts. After Tom Foley's troops posted a target of 208 all out on their trip into Gloucestershire, Parker and Martin Roberts gave the home batsmen little time to settle in reply.

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  10. Police investigate assault video posted onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    POLICE are appealing for information as they investigate the assault of a vulnerable adult in Trowbridge which has been seen widely on social media over the last week. The incident which happened between 7pm and 8pm on June 12 around Wicker Hill and Church Street was filmed on a mobile phone and posted online, prompting a large amount of interest from the public.

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  11. UPDATED: Car driver arrested after Swindon motorcyclist dies in Penhill crashRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    He was riding along Penhill Drive yesterday evening when a white Peugeot 208 pulled out at a junction on Durnford Road. The 28-year-old motorcyclist, who was a local man, sustained multipl,e injuries and died at the scene.

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  12. Drug addict stole good worth more than 700 - and other Swindon magistrates casesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    COURT: Magistrates ordered a man to pay more than 1,300 after he was caught with cocaine and cannabis. The drugs were found in Daniel Bennett's possession on April 13. The defendant, 30, of Cricklade Road, Highworth , pleaded guilty to both charges when he appeared before the Swindon bench.He was fined a total of 1,166 and told to pay a 70 victim surcharge and 85 prosecution costs.

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  13. The Tuppeny gets food pop-upRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    The Tuppenny, a specialist purveyor of craft drinks, and a veritable emporium of brewed, distilled and fermented beverages, is branching out with a new organic food pop-up, courtesy of Helen Browning's Chop House. Prepared and cooked in Wood Street, then delivered fresh to the table at the Tuppenny in Devizes Road, this collaboration takes the classic beef burger, pulled pork burger, ribs and Chop House special hot dogs to customers enjoying a drink and get-together at the Tuppenny.

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  14. CRICKET: Cook serves up victory for PurtonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    OPENER Mohamed Cook scored a blistering century to help Purton get back to winning ways in WEPL Wiltshire after three defeats in a row. Cook put the Marlborough bowling attack to the sword, scoring 120 to set up a 72-run victory for Aaron Lee's side.

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  15. Fears maternity ward could close over lack of babies are 'unfounded'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | This is The West Country

    Fears that a Somerset hospital's maternity unit could close due to the low number of babies it delivers have been dismissed as "unfounded" by health professionals. Somerset County Councillor Tessa Munt has raised concerns about staffing levels at the Mary Stanley Birthing Unit within Bridgwater Hospital, after it was revealed that only eight babies are born there every month.

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  16. Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this file photo from June 9, 2018, Egypt fans hold poster of striker Mohammed Salah during the team's final training session in Cairo before the World Cup. FILE - In this file photo from June 9, 2018, Egypt fans hold poster of striker Mohammed Salah during the team's final training session in Cairo before the World Cup.

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  17. 999 crews called to scene of Penhill Drive incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This is Wiltshire

    POLICE, fire crews and paramedics were called to the scene of what the Advertiser understands to have been a serious crash on Penhill Drive. Officers are currently dealing with a serious RTC on Penhill Drive, junction with Durnford Road.

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  18. Monday Matters: Swindon Refugee Week beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This is Wiltshire

    THE contribution of asylum seekers and refugees to the life and culture of our town will be celebrated with arts events, workshops and parties all this week. Today begins the second annual Swindon Refugee Week co-ordinated by Swindon City of Sanctuary, the Harbour Project, Amnesty International and Voluntary Action Swindon.

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  19. Rundown A 12M country estate dating back 900 years is to become one ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    Earl of Cardigan's A 12million ancestral estate near Wolf Hall is to become family home after grand plans to restore rundown 100-room property are approved With more than 90,000 square feet of floor space, it is anticipated 69 staff will be required to run it A historic but rundown country estate is set to become one of the world's finest mansions after plans were approved for a dazzling restoration. Only the world's billionaires are likely to be able to carry out the work on Tottenham House, a Wiltshire residence which is around 100 times the size of the average family home.

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  20. Books add value to the High StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | This is Wiltshire

    Angus Maclennan of Marlborough's White Horse Bookshop said: "There is a fierce loyalty in our customers who want to support the bookshop and do not want to use chains or the internet. They are insistent on using us.

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