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LIVE NEWS: 27/03/14
Updated 5:21pm Thursday 27th March 2014 in Live News
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Charity LEAVES, which provides work/training to mental health sufferers, wins Big Society Award http://t.co/S0KkGntdHH @swindonadver— @EAMackley 27 March 2014
London-bound with @KMPromotions for Lawrence Bennett's title fight. Live blog on @swindonadver website later #boxing— @michaelreeves78 27 March 2014
Police have made a further appeal for witnesses after a recent crash left a 40-year-old Swindon man in intensive care. Full story here.
Two men from Lithuania have been arrested in Swindon charged with human trafficking offences. Eight people rescued.— @DominicGilbert 27 March 2014
A very Swindon angle on the Max Clifford story (hint: Diana Dors) http://t.co/3NINh7TlGM @swindonadver @MissAPhillips— @lvzwestcott 27 March 2014
Dave Webb is looking forward to the end of his @SupermarineFC side's mad March: http://t.co/TM32B2YPS5— @Tbassam 27 March 2014
In possibly the most obvious tweet of the day... no activity at Swindon Town on emergency loan deadline day #stfc— @SamMorshead_SA 27 March 2014
Today's batch of letters are now live in the OPINION section. Diving boards, bins and Blackadder are some of the topics on the agenda.
Boyzone Surprise Surprise community radio Swindon 105.5 Station Manager Shirley Ludford for Mothers Day @swindonadver http://t.co/aOfANSpJRc— @EAMackley 27 March 2014
At the County Ground to speak to Mark Cooper ahead of the weekend visit of Sheffield Utd #stfc— @SamMorshead_SA 27 March 2014
Striking teachers defend yesterday's walkout. Full story here.
Robins v Poole postponed: SWINDON Robins' season-opening Elite Shield clash with Poole has been postponed due ... http://t.co/ZQK3LouZEm— @AdverSport 27 March 2014
A nursery in Penhill has been slammed by Ofsted after failing to report a serious accident - http://t.co/3KDgGXlpvO— @SwindonAdver007 27 March 2014
ON THIS DAY 37 years ago Swindon was the nerve centre of a massive nationwide drugs sting called Operation Julie, and internationally one of aviation's biggest accidents occured. Other March 27 milestones include the birthdays of Quentin Tarantino and Jessie J, pictured. Much more here.
Reports of a two vehicle accident at Tewkesbury Way near the De Vere Hotel. Avoid the area for the next hour. Updates here.
Foreign hauliers targeted in police operation on M4 http://t.co/JUvxwE7yMi— @DominicGilbert 27 March 2014
Council leader David Renard has his say on the Honda job losses in his weekly column. Read it here.
Max Clifford has told his indecent assault trial of his sex parties with Swindon film starlet Diana Dors. He denies the charges. Read the full story here.
Unite brands Honda "corrupt" in discriminating and choosing who can or cannot leave voluntarily in Swindon: http://t.co/MBxgsl74Xq— @BerenCross 27 March 2014
Couple walked out of supermarket with £800 haul of meat. Do you know them? http://t.co/JiOI3QogP5— @DominicGilbert 27 March 2014
Domestic absue victims aren't getting enough support from police, says report. @DominicGilbert http://t.co/6Xe9M5ANkf— @EAMackley 27 March 2014
Shops go eggstra mile to aid appeal (From Swindon Advertiser) http://t.co/ohGM6b5T7R— @marionsauvebois 27 March 2014
We are hearing reports of an accident at Barton Road around The Street, in Haydon Wick this morning. Updates, as they happen, can be found on this live feed, and here.
There's an eight-page Speedway supplement in today's paper. Make sure you pick up your copy.
And here's the back page. Full story here.
Here's a look at today's front page. Full story here.
A car went into the central reservation between junction 16 and 17 on the M4 this morning at 6.34am. One lane was closed and police and highways were on scene awaiting recovery.
It is believed the scene has now been cleared.
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