Swindon AdvertiserLIVE NEWS: 08/04/14 (From Swindon Advertiser)

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LIVE NEWS: 08/04/14

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5:30pm

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

5:10pm

Swindon Advertiser:

Another spate of racially sensitive graffiti took place overnight. Police have now issued CCTV images of a man they wish to identify. Full story here.

4:24pm

Grant Hall will be available for selection when Brentford visit Swindon Town this weekend, provided he emerges through today's development XI fixture intact.

Swindon Advertiser:

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Hall, who has been sidelined for almost two months with a calf injury, played a part as Town beat Bristol Rovers 1-0 in a friendly this afternoon, as Jamie Reckord scored the only goal of the game.

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Swindon Advertiser: Clocks turned back to the 19th century: Bolton sees increase in rickets due to lack of sunlight

It gives us great pleasure to present you with this: The best seven-day weather forecast since LIVE NEWS began. Just look at all those yellow circles.

3:16pm

Swindon Advertiser: Martin Telling captures vandals on his CCTV camera

Another graffiti story as culprit is caught in mid-scrawl. This one definitely wasn't a Banksy. Full story here.

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Swindon Advertiser: Police close the A420

Have your say on A420 safety fears after fatal crash. Read the full story here and leave your opinion in the comments section.

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...here it is alongside the rest of today's postbag in READERS' LETTERS.

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Full story in tomorrow:

12:08pm

Swindon Advertiser:

And, as it the tradition, the back page. To save you zooming in and hurting your eyes you can read the full story of Vincent Pericard's battle with depression here.

12:04pm

Swindon Advertiser:

Here's today's front page. The full story on the outbreak of racist graffiti can be read here.

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Swindon's Priority Crime Team are appealing for information after an attempted knifepoint robbery on a teenager. Full story here

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Swindon Advertiser:

An example of how not to deal with customer complaints via social media. Full story of Swindon hairdresser's Facebook rant at an unsatisfied client here.

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Swindon Advertiser:

The Empire Cinema at Greenbridge will be dishing out free ice cream today. Find out why here.

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9:05am

Swindon Advertiser: Do you recognise this woman?

Let's kick off with CROOK OF THE DAY. A woman who made off with a pair of jeans. Recognise her? Full story here.

9:02am

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