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2 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser
The incident took place on a property in Beverstone Grove, Swindon, between 6pm on December 6 and 8am on December 7. Anyone with information on the incident, or if you recognise any of the tags on the photos below, call Wiltshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be left anonymously.
Should religious groups be tax exempt?
Should America ever negotiate with terrorists?
7 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser
LEAGUE tables for Swindon primary schools have been published at the same time as an Ofsted report highlighted the work of one in particular.
7 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser
A KEEN speedway fan who had more than A 500 stolen while following riders from the Swindon Robins to the World Cup this year has been left baffled by court papers written in Czech.
10 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire
INVESTIGATIONS are under way by experts to determine whether a mystery fire, which engulfed a waste depot two weeks ago, has had rubbish burnt in it - keeping it alight.
Positive change is on the cards for BBL Batteries , specialists for power supplies in the South West, as it moves to new, larger premises.
Swindon's recession-hit car industry received a double dose of good news today as the town's two car plants made significant announcements.
WROUGHTON is poised to lead the way in developing green energy after a planning team approved plans for the UK's biggest solar farm to be built on the edge of the village.
Stuart Andrew Gray, 48, of Rodbourne Road, Swindon, was given an 18-week prison sentence suspended for 18 months after he made a series of abusive and threatening calls to the emergency services.
TWO battles have been won but the war goes on, according to campaigners on a mission to halt a plan to transform a derelict dental surgery into a house of multi occupancy.
DRINK drivers were being targeted in a co-ordinated day of action by community speedwatch and roads policing teams across Wiltshire this morning.
TWO men who stole a car when they burgled a house in Lower Blunsdon have been told to expect jail terms.
THE battle against a 700-home development at Ridgeway Farm has finally been lost as Wiltshire Council has approved the first phase of expansion.
Buy this photo Christ Church community centre manager Chris Smith is appealing for more volunteers because of high demand at the newly opened centre A new state-of-the-art community centre has opened in Old Town and already demand for the new facility has gone through the roof.
AS THE needle drops onto The Family That Plays Together, a long playing record by the Los Angeles-based Sixties hard rock psychedelic blues quintet Spirit, Eric Stott proclaims, with a mixture of conviction and satisfaction: "You can't beat vinyl - there's nothing like it."
Seven men, including five footballers, a business man and an ex player turned agent, have been arrested in relation to a recent spot fixing scandal which broke last week.