LiveLIVE NEWS: 03/04/14

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5:37pm

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The site will be updated with any major news as it happens throughout the evening.

4:54pm

A man has been killed in the accident in Ogbourne St George. The crash has forced the closure of the A346. More info here.

4:45pm

Swindon Advertiser:

Onesie Wednesday gallery now online. It was all in aid of autism awareness - full story here.

4:31pm

The A346 Chiseldon road is currently closed both ways due to a serious accident between New Road and Ogbourne St George.  

Police anticipate that the road will remain closed throughout this evening's peak.

More information and updates here. 

4:26pm

The inquest into the death of former New College student Anjali Sharma, 17, has recorded a narrative verdict at Salisbury Coroner's Court this afternoon. Full story to follow.

4:20pm

4:13pm

Drivers should avoid the B4006 Dorcan Way near Greenbridge Road following reports of an accident. Further information and updates here.

3:46pm

Swindon Advertiser: Police commissioner Angus Macpherson

A dozen local community groups benefit from the latest round of the police and crime commissioner's £1 million Innovation Fund. Find out who and how much they received here.

3:38pm

Swindon Robins captain Troy Batchelor has been taking part in first practice in Auckland today ahead of Saturday's New Zealand Grand Prix.

Swindon Advertiser:

TROY BATCHELOR HAVING FUN AT WESTERN SPRINGS TODAY

The Advertiser spoke to Batchelor earlier this week ahead of his GP debut, which you can read by clicking here.

 

3:11pm

2:51pm

Swindon Advertiser: The Honda Civic Type R

On the back of job losses at SDC, employees of another local firm fear the worst as a result of Honda downscaling its Swindon operation. Full story here.  

2:28pm

Swindon Advertiser:

Barry Leighton on the perfect chance to enjoy Coate Water...while you still can. Full story here.

1:57pm

Swindon Advertiser: Jason Putt, the owner of the The Hop Inn, which has been named in the top 200 UK local pubs

Which Swindon pub has been named one of the UK's best? Find out here.

1:45pm

Swindon Advertiser: Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis has topped the US chart

April 3 milestones in ON THIS DAY, starring Marlon Brando, Eddie Murphy, John Virgo and Leona Lewis, pictured. 

1:24pm

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Crown Court

Drug dealing Swindon plumber told to pay back just £1,000. Full story here.

12:18pm

12:05pm

Swindon Advertiser: Honda factory based in South Marston, is back to normal

The knock-on effect of Honda's recent cutbacks have now been felt at South Masrton Distribution Centre, where 135 temporary workers will lose their jobs. Latest news here.

11:56am

Swindon Advertiser: England fans celebrate a goal for the team in a packed pub

World Cup victory for Swindon's landlords. Full story here.

11:54am

11:54am

South Marston Distribution Centre has announced that 135 temporary workers will lose their jobs as a result of Honda scaling back production. More to follow.

11:48am

Swindon Advertiser: Coun Mark Dempsey and Joe Tray at the Moonrakers roundabout

Calls for council to tackle problematic Moonrakers Roundabout. Full story here

11:36am

11:36am

Drivers should expect delays on the A419 Ermin Street around Lady Lane, following an obstruction in the road. Stay up to date with traffic delays here.

11:32am

Swindon Advertiser:

Our TRAVEL section has been updated. Read all about Katie Bond's romantic trip to the Kent coast.

10:53am

Swindon Advertiser: PC Gary Tester from Avon and Somerset police leaving Swindon Magistrates Court

Full story on the police officer accused of assaulting a night porter at a hotel in Blunsdon.

10:48am

Swindon Advertiser:

It's READERS' LETTERS time. Subjects include an 'idiot' driver and an uncle killed on a ship. Read them all here

10:30am

Swindon Advertiser: Estate agents in Swindon have noticed an increase in first time buyers

Today's ADVER COMMENT on rising house prices in Swindon.

10:13am

Swindon Advertiser:

And here is the back page, with link to the latest on Jamie Cox's comeback plans.

10:11am

Swindon Advertiser:

Today's front page. Click the picture or this link to read the lead story in full.

10:00am

9:30am

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Council Leader David Renard

Council leader DAVID RENARD has filed his latest column on the 'town centre masterplan'. Read it here.

9:10am

8:48am

Swindon Advertiser:

Swindon-based world title contender George Groves is weighing in to help little Sebastian Murtough's cancer fight. Full story here.

8:39am

Swindon Advertiser: Ted Jefferies pictured recently at home in Highworth

Here's a great tale to get you started for the day. The boy hero from Highworth who delivered wartime messages for Churchill - on his skates. Full story here.

8:35am

Good morning all. Welcome to our live news service. We will bring you the latest breaking stories, information and updates throughout the day, in snippets on this panel with links to full stories elsewhere on the website.

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