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LIVE NEWS: 15/4/14
Updated 5:30pm Tuesday 15th April 2014 in Live News
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A protest is currently taking place outside the Civic Offices calling for Nick Martin to resign as councillor. Full story here.
If you haven't seen it yet, there are more job woes for Swindon folk. Swindon stalwart @TriumphUK is pulling out: http://t.co/awhzNrIpuv— @BerenCross 15 April 2014
Lying about your age to get into a pub is one thing, but to get into a war? http://t.co/3HsEIMjHrv. @SwindonGreatWar http://t.co/eRJsvzuYCw— @DArcysj 15 April 2014
If you're planning a trip to the cinema this week, here's Steve Webb's thoughts on the latest big releases, including The Raid 2 and The Quiet Ones.
The seven-day forecast for Swindon makes for pleasant reading. See it in all its glory here.
Lee Kilby set for 100 mile bike ride, in kevlars, to raise money for Darryl Ritchings: http://t.co/qemcLeP7e8 #adverspeedway @LeeRKilby— @SamMorshead_SA 15 April 2014
Swindon Town's yoga instructor has qualified for the Duathlon World Championships. Story in tomorrow's @swindonadver #stfc #duathlon— @SamMorshead_SA 15 April 2014
Wiltshire Police have just released CCTV images of a man they wish to speak to after a large sum of cash was stolen from a lorry. Full story here.
thanks to @swindonadver @EAMackley for chatting to two of our Consultants cycling on a tandem for #GWHbreastappeal http://t.co/FMStr0RvfO— @GWH_NHS 15 April 2014
The update on the graffiti incident in today's @swindonadver http://t.co/WPvlHTssVb— @TridentFishBar 15 April 2014
One lane of the M4 westbound between J16 Swindon West and J17 Chippenham is currently closed following a crash involving two vehicles. More updates here.
#Swindon in the headlines for all the wrong reasons. http://t.co/YXl7Th8gPB— @GrahamRCarter 15 April 2014
Well done REED Swindon! A HUGE thank you to all our clients who so generously donated. And thanks @swindonadver! http://t.co/fy4eaEDxJk— @reedglobal 15 April 2014
Swindon cricketer Jon Lewis finishes with second innings figures of 1-48 as Sussex bowl Warwickshire out for 471 in their County Championship Division One clash.
Lewis took three wickets in the Warwickshire first innings.
Was Swindon Mayor Nick Martin right to resign? Take part in our poll @swindonadver http://t.co/YiHNJZJVIz— @EAMackley 15 April 2014
Conman Christopher Baines' vicrtims will have to wait for him to stand trail in USA before getting justice in the UK http://t.co/fiBt4SlPIh— @EAMackley 15 April 2014
Swindon's Youth MP Ellie James is in the Hotseat next week. Email questions to email@example.com - http://t.co/gVUO7UTARL— @SwindonAdver007 15 April 2014
Swindon's Jazz Carlin is through to the final of the 400m freestyle at the British Swimming Championships in Glasgow, she qualified second fastest in a time of 4:12.08.
Kayleigh Hemmings admitted to playing banker for rogue traders and walked free from court @swindonadver http://t.co/HnIffCqWPt— @EAMackley 15 April 2014
Hop, Skip and Jump in Swindon has hit back at an 'inadequate' Ofsted report - http://t.co/2kwglmQikC— @SwindonAdver007 15 April 2014
Do you work for Triumph in Swindon? We'd like to hear from you about the latest developments - call 01793 501800. http://t.co/hncSJceJPv— @SwindonAdver007 15 April 2014
Deputy Mayor Teresa Page will carry out mayoral duties until formally taking the position in June.— @Michael_Benke 15 April 2014
Strictly Come Dancing duo are dazzling in Swindon. Full story here.
BREAKING: Mayor Nick Martin has officially resigned from his post, as predicted in our exclusive late last night. Full story here.
Wiltshire Police have released an e-fit of a man wanted for indecent exposure after strolling out of a charity shop changing room naked. Full story here.
Mayor expected to resign today following pressure from Conservative Group in aftermath of using offensive langauge http://t.co/23enQyuXn5— @EAMackley 15 April 2014
Luke Williams on Samsung Win A Pro trialists, who are due at #stfc this week: http://t.co/gvX5pFaAiR— @SamMorshead_SA 15 April 2014
Early presser this morning. Massimo Luongo scheduled to talk to the local media #stfc— @SamMorshead_SA 15 April 2014
Replacement bus services are still running on First Great Western services between Swindon and Gloucester due to engineering works. More details here.
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Replacement bus services are running on First Great Western between Swindon and Gloucester due to engineering works.
Tickets are being accepted on CrossCountry services. Buses replace trains from Saturday until Tuesday inclusive.
More information can be found here.
Earlier accident on the A419 around Wheatstone Road has now been cleared but there may be delays in the area. Full details here.
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