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Tree nightclub building in Swindon goes on sale for £1.8m

A building which is home to a former nightclub, fast food outlet and gym has been listed for sale in Swindon.

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Signal Festival: Swindon set to host new youth arts festival

Swindon is preparing to host Signal Festival, a new youth arts festival, this summer.

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Barratt David Wilson Homes extends deposit contribution scheme

Barratt David Wilson Homes has extended its deposit contribution scheme in Wiltshire to include the Royal National Lifeboat Institution's volunteers and staff.

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Keevil Primary School expands forest school offering

Keevil Primary School will be able to expand its forest school after receiving a range of new equipment.

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Nationwide employee loses job after flashing outside flats

A man who told police he was 'living out a fantasy' by flashing the public at a block of flats in Swindon has been sentenced.

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Dog grooming salon opens in Swindon with 'holistic' approach

A specialist salon for the town's pooches has opened and says it takes a 'holistic' approach.

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USAF C-17 spotted flying over Swindon and Wiltshire

Large aircraft were spotted flying over Swindon and Wiltshire for the King’s birthday celebrations.

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Swindon council bin problems cost taxpayer nearly £2m

Trouble with the new domestic waste collection system, which saw hundreds of thousands of bins and recycling collections missed in Swindon, also cost the borough council, nearly £2m in extra spending.

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Royal Wootton Bassett war memorial destroyed by vandals

A war memorial in Wiltshire has been vandalised after the country celebrated the anniversary of D-Day.

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Man dies and driver arrested after crash on Swindon road

A pedestrian has died and a man has been arrested following a crash on a Swindon road.

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Flooded road could be closed for ‘days’ says Thames Water

A road that was closed by a Thames Water pipe bursting could remain shut for “days”.

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Two car crash closes M4 lane for emergency repairs

One lane of the M4 westbound is closed with delays in both directions for emergency repairs following a crash.

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Air ambulance and emergency services close Swindon street

Police have closed a residential street in Swindon following an incident attended by ambulance, air ambulance and police. Live updates to follow.

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Wiltshire pensioner, 90s, 'hit by van' in village crash

A Wiltshire pensioner was rushed to hospital after he was reportedly struck by a van.

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Heavy traffic as trailer blocks Bradford-on-Avon road

Heavy traffic is building on a B-road in both directions near Bradford-on-Avon at the canal bridge.

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BMW driver in bus stop crash 'could have killed someone'

A driver who caused more than £13,000 worth of damage to a Swindon bus stop in a crash pleaded in court not to go to jail.

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Wiltshire Wetherspoon’s to reopen after £2.2m refurbishment

PUB chain Wetherspoon has announced its Albany Palace pub in Trowbridge is to reopen next week following an extensive £2.2 million refurbishment and expansion project.

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Swindon young DJ winner to perform at Levels Nightclub

A competition to find Swindon's best young DJs has been launched with the prize being a performance slot at a newly opened nightclub.

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Blunsdon Arms pub furniture theft sparks police appeal

Police in Swindon are appealing for the public’s help following a theft outside a pub.

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Land Rover windscreen smashed in busy Aldi car park

The windscreen of a Land Rover was smashed leaving a hole in a busy Aldi car park.