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Jordan Watts appeared at Swindon Magistrates' Court.

Teenager given community order for racially abusing doormen

Solar panels on the roof of a Swindon home

Call to rethink slashing home solar panels subsidies after jobs toll claim

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Nurses Gail Daley, Jane Douglass and Sally Black

Nurses praise Macmillan as inspiring nursing service celebrates 40th birthday

PCC Angus Macpherson says new technology will help officers

Opening hours at police front counters to be slashed in bid to save money

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Swindon Crown Court

You're costing the public too much, judge tells curfew-breaking tagged burglar

Swindon Railway Station

Travellers angry at timing of bank holiday rail strike

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The GWH Trust has revealed its latest figures an predicts and end of year deficit of £14m

Great Western Hospital caught in £18.6m cash trap

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Rail workers will strike again this weekend after talks between train operator First Great Western and the RMT union broke down today

UPDATE: First Great Western still hopes new talks can avert bank holiday rail strike

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The crop circle from overhead Picture: PAUL JACOBS

Farm’s top of charity crop as 10k race will boost Brighter Futures appeal

Swindon Crown Court

Man admits sexually abusing 12-year-old girl when he was 14

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Man arrested after mystery of car stopped in middle of road with engine running

The crop circle at Etchilhampton

VIDEO: Wiltshire crop circles raise money for radiotheraphy appeal

The four seized air rifles

Air rifles seized in rural crime crackdown

FGW staff to strike on Sunday as talks collapse

FGW staff to strike on Sunday as talks collapse

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Angus Macpherson, Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon

Commissioner's office 'costs £140k less than former Wiltshire Police Authority'

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Prospect Hospice in Wrougton

£3k top prize up for grabs in Prospect Hospice fundraiser

Swindon Crown Court

Held: Man who admits having heroin and crack cocaine to deal

Residents in the Purton area may face some disruption while essential structural and resurfacing work takes place on Watkins Corner

Traffic disruption in Purton as structural and resurfacing work takes place

Rotary clubs of Marlbourough and District and Swindon Phoenix organised the horseless steeplechase and cross-country challenge at Barbury Horse Trials Course

Competitors hoof it round course for horseless steeplechase

Great Western Hospital

GWH nurses backed by Royal College Of Nursing in car parking fees row

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Pat Geeny Wiltshire Police's former chief constable

Former police chief Pat Geenty evades misconduct allegations while two officers face questions

Increased parking charges at GWH have been described a 'morally wrong'

Nurses angry at GWH parking charges levied to build new car park

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Right Said Fred members Richard and Fred Fairbrass with GWH medical director Dr Guy Rooney

Right Said Fred stars back hepatitis C campaign

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No arrests were made at WOMAD this year

Police delighted as no arrests made at WOMAD

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Steven O'Brien has been jailed for 17 months

Jailed: Thief in Superman bath robe who threatened supermarket guard

The rain stays away as the crowd gathers by the main stage. Picture: DAVID HEDGES

Rain-proof music is tropical treat at WOMAD

Four police officers were injured when called to break up a rave near Bruce Street Bridges in March

In the firing line - 275 assaults on police officers in four years

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Staff and residents celebrated Ladymead Care Home's 20th anniversary – and said farewell to retiring manager Anne Rouse

Fond farewell to retiring stalwart as care home turns 20

Bellowhead play at this weekend's WOMAD festival

Big hitters set for WOMAD festival

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Swindon Crown Court

Man who plundered £600k from dementia-suffering gran has to pay back £1,200

Swindon Magistrates' Court

Suspended jail term for woman, 57, who falsely claimed £12k benefits

Eileen Swannack and granddaughter Lorren

VIDEO: Grandmother victim of Tunisia terror attack laid to rest

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Eileen Swannack

We remember her sense of fun and mischief, say Eileen Swannack's family after funeral

Fundraiser June Kennedy, consultant Nathan Coombs, Jennifer Green, of GWH's Brighter Futures radiotherapy appeal, and fundraiser Anne Slater

Older women told: ‘Be cancer-aware’

Ray Canter and Basil Raddy stand proudly on top of the completed culvert

Building society's £10k gift helps Wilts & Berks Canal Trust rebuild collapsed culvert

Flowers on the beach near the RIU Imperial Marhaba hotel in Sousse, Tunisia, where 38 people lost their lives two weeks ago. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Nationwide extends travel insurance to holidaymakers in Tunisia

Rail workers at First Great Western are said to be "solidly" supporting a 48-hour strike which has hit services from London to South Wales and the west

UPDATE: More than 60% of FGW services run despite workers 'solidly supporting' 48-hour strike

A buckled line led to rail services between Swindon and Chippenham drawing to a standstill an hour before workers went on strike yesterday

Buckled track brings rail services to a halt an hour before strike

The Duchess of Cornwall

Duchess set to take to the stage for Wilts and Berks Canal

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Tom Jones headlines at The Larmer Tree festival

Best of the fests: Our guide to 11 top summer festivals

Shelly Knight, who runs Great Western Hospital’s Return To Practice scheme. The initiative has seen more than 490 nurses back on the hospital’s wards

Award nomination for GWH course which helps staff return to work

An artist's impression of what the radiotherapy centre at GWH could look like.

Oxfordshire NHS trust backs plan for GWH radiotherapy centre

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Fergal McGrath and Julian Warren, who spent 25 days behind the wheel of a Honda Civic Tourer 1.6 i-DTEC, as they set a new world record by covering 8,387 miles across 24 EU countries using just £459 of diesel. Picture: Honda/PA Wire

100mpg Honda sets world record for fuel efficiency

Honda of the UK Manufacturing staff at the Swindon plant for the launch of the Civic Type R last week

Swindon-built Civic Type R destined for Japan

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Both 1 and 2 The Old Bakery will be demolished for access if plans for 100 homes to the east of Marlborough Road, Wroughton, get the go-ahead. Picture by Alex Skennerton

Residents fight 100-home development bid in Wroughton

Peter Thwaites

Tributes paid to former Gazette photographer who documented Wiltshire life for decades

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Preview: A Little History of the World, Broad Hinton

Honda staff celebrate launch of the Swindon-built Civic Type R

VIDEO: Honda launches Swindon-built Civic Type R super-hot hatch

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The Met Office is warning of possibly severe thunder storms developing on Friday evening

Met Office issues yellow warning of rain as thunder storms forecast

Wiltshire and Swindon Police and Crime Commissioner Angus Macpherson and former Wiltshire Chief Constable Pat Geenty

New IPCC report clears way for Pat Geenty to retire despite potential misconduct case to answer

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