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RMT members at Network Rail are due to walk out from 6.30pm on Wednesday

Breaking Talks aimed at averting 48-hour RMT strike on First Great Western trains break down

The Court of Appeal

Man convicted of beating and burning 17-year-old mother of his children freed after appeal

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

A supermarket employee who stole thousands of pounds worth of scratchcards from Sainsbury's has walked free from court

'Last chance' for worker who stole £10k of Lotto scratchcards from Sainsbury's

Westgate Nursery has reopened just two months after an arson attack caused £150,000 worth of damage

Nursery reopens after arson attack that caused £150K worth of damage

Steve Carvey at last year's Kozfest in Devon. Picture by Moonshayde Photography

Brother's tribute to 'universal and cosmic' drummer Steve Carvey

Appeal for witnesses to brawl near Harvester pub

Appeal for witnesses to brawl near Harvester pub

Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault on a 23-year-old woman in Swindon

Police plea for witnesses to attack of woman, 23

Graham Hutchings was never warned of the dangers of asbestos while working for British Rail

Asbestos victim's widow receives damages

Students from Highworth Warneford, Dorcan Academy and Kingsdown School with the shortlisted books, Half Blood, Salvage, Rain, Hello Darkness and Running Girl, at the annual Riveting Read event. Picture: THOMAS KELSEY

Riveting Reads are a hit with Wiltshire pupils

Swindon Crown Court

In the courts: Jail warning to thug and 5 other cases

Andy Perrin and Lance Corporal Chuck Sketch

Swindon veteran scoops gold twice over at Warrior Games

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

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

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau has reminded investors fraudsters are still active and using various methods to dupe victims into investing in fine wine

SCAM ALERT: Beware of risky wine investments, says National Fraud Intelligence Bureau

Cloudy weather and sunshine expected in Swindon today

Travel and weather round-up: Monday, July 6

Sport

Kevin Stewart (yellow) while on loan at Burton last season

Town set to sign Liverpool trio on loan

Joe King took four wickets for Wiltshire

UNICORNS CHAMPIONSHIP: Wiltshire on top in Cornwall

Harvey Stead (black), pictured challenging Swindon's Adam Harding last season

Wildcats in good Stead with Harvey

Alun Rossiter (partially obscured) checks on Troy Batchelor after his fall in Cardiff

Rosco waits on Batchelor verdict

Peter Kildemand holds his British GP third-place trophy

PK's Grand plan works

Louise Hunt

Louise desperate to end waiting game

Super Tigers champion Lewy Hayward and Broome Manor club champion Tom Law

Law rules Manor

Captain Will Baillie and the Wiltshire Under 12s boys team

TENNIS: County hotshots romp into national finals

David Howell

Howell slips back in Paris

Robins Troy Batchelor in Cardiff (Picture: LES AUBREY)

No break for Batchelor following Cardiff spill

Peter Kildemand relaxes after picking up his second GP podium finish at the British Grand Prix

GRAND PRIX REPORT: Batchelor crashes out as Kildemand lands on the podium

Floyd Taylor will be staying with the Swindon Wildcats next season

Taylor-made for the Wildcats

Troy Batchelor

Batch is revved up for Cardiff quest

Grzegorz Zengota

Zengota not keen to leave Robins nest

National Sport

Nick Kyrgios, pictured, has had fans covering their faces in edible spread to show their support

Serena baffled by Kyrgios fan stunt

The FA have received criticism after an ill-judged tweet

FA tweet causes controversy

James Anderson has fond memories of Cardiff

Anderson sad to see Harris retire

Etienne Capoue has signed a four-year contract at Watford

Capoue swaps Spurs for Watford

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