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Rewind: A look back on life in Swindon

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REWIND: Orchestrating a change in career

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REWIND: Every picture tells a story about Thamesdown Transport

REWIND - Swindon 1987
Swindon Aerials (27685269)

REWIND: Bird's Eye View 2

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REWIND: Boffins set their sights on the sky

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REWIND: Families were in fear of bus peril

REWIND Aerials - Swindon New Town 1961 (27171171)

REWIND: A bird’s eye view

REWIND - Chapman Family - Three generations of Judo enthusiasts - 1981 (27447726)

REWIND: There is life after death

REWIND: A VIP paid a visit to Swindon

REWIND: A VIP paid a visit to Swindon

REWIND: Swindon Festival

REWIND: Swindon Festival

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REWIND: Caught on camera... twice in one day

Dr Who

REWIND: Sticks and stones and all that...

REWIND - Brunel Centre - 1977 (26121347)

Rewind: Vision of the future

REWIIND: Did anyone predict a riot?

REWIND: Did anyone predict a riot?

Dame Margot Fonteyn at the Wyvern Theatre, where a dressing room was named after her.

REWIND: Popular heroes hit the headlines

REWIND: Strange times

REWIND: Strange times

REWIND - Kingsdown School (24861243)

REWIND: the class of...when?

REWIND on the Hercules The original crew - 1990 (23809947)

REWIND: The strength of the RAF Hercules

A still from The Exorcist, directed by William Friedkin. (Photo by Warner Bros./Courtesy of Getty Images)

REWIND: Censors’ sense is questioned

The New Seekers

REWIND: Charity gig flop for top pop group

REWIND - Ferndale Infants School dressed in Edwardian costume in 1997 (22564831)

REWIND: Class of 1907 and 1997

Chris Wannell and his 1943 Austin for REWIND (22739574)

REWIND: Looking for a close encounter

REWIND - David Myers (22279624)

REWIND: Lady Di proved to be hot stuff

Derek Humphry with his second wife Ann

REWIND: Barrie Hudson looks back at what Diana Dors regretted saying, a pro-euthanasia campaigner's life and Operation Julie's Swindon connections

REWIND: Class of...2003/05

REWIND: Class of...2003/05

Sculptor Geoffrey Earle Wickham's work The Cube, which became a controversial installation in Swindon town centre

REWIND: High hopes that became a horror story in 1966

Gilberts Hill School in Dixon Street was a controversial issue

REWIND: Class of... 1978

Princess Diana, during a visit to Swindon in 1989, when she opened the Delta Tennis Centre in Westlea

REWIND: First with the royal good news

Class of...1997

Class of...1997

The moment of the blast that demolished the water tower on the Swindon to Highworth Road

REMEMBER WHEN: The day the water tower came tumbling down in Swindon

The Elcocks family from Highworth – Rachel and Lynton with children Bianca, Chelsea and Elle

REWIND: Adver Fun Day in 1994

REMEMBER WHEN: Cheque this out at Swindon court

REMEMBER WHEN: Cheque this out at Swindon court

Are you in one of these pictures?

Were you in the class of... 1995? We look back 20 years to those studying at Swindon College

1998: Eleanor Walkley-Pratt

Rewind: Pictures from Wroughton Carnival over the years (part 1)

Do you remember Decimalisation Day?

Do you remember D-Day? (...and we're not talking about our heroes of 1944...)

2005: Carnival capers

Rewind: Pictures from Wroughton Carnival over the years (part 2)

On the march are a group of female students from Park School in Walcot, who rebelled when they wore trousers to school instead of the regulation skirts

The battle of the trousers

Rewind: Old Town Festival from 1991 to 1992

Rewind: Old Town Festival from 1991 to 1992

Rewind: Old Town Festival from 1991 to 1992

Rewind: Old Town Festival from 1991 to 1992

Elvis Presley, whose death in August 1977 sent shockwaves around the world – although the Adver leader writer was less than complimentary about the King of Rock and Roll

Rewind...August 11-16 1977: The day the music died

Elvis Presley

REMEMBER WHEN: Love him tender

Rewind...August 11-16 1969: Pea pickers and Roman pots

Rewind...August 11-16 1969: Pea pickers and Roman pots

McIlroys standing proud in Swindon town centre

REWIND: When a big Mac reigned supreme

Operating the NCR Elliott 4100

REMEMBER WHEN: Council reveals £66k super computer...but has it got Solitaire?

From Lyneham to the Vietnam War – Chief Warrant Officer Barry Doick

Rewind...August 4-9 1971: A fantasy for the future

Eddie Kidd thrilled crowds at the Abbey Stadium

Rewind...July 28-August 2 1980: Agincourt all over again

REMEMBER WHEN: A no show by PJ for McIlroys gig

Our 1974 headline

Rewind...July 21-26 1974: Tales of flying and fleeing

Danny La Rue

REMEMBER WHEN: In praise of Danny

Pots that fooled archaeologists in 1976

REMEMBER WHEN: The great Cricklade Saxon pot hoax

Swindon was hit by severe flooding this week in 1968

Rewind...July 7-12, 1968: Floods? you should have been here 46 years ago

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