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LIVE NEWS: 16/04/14
Updated 5:44pm Wednesday 16th April 2014 in Live News
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More court action as two women are convicted of harassment after a poster campaign against a man in Bassett. Full story here.
More on the North Swindon man in court today to deny racially abusing and threatening a teacher in front of pupils. Full story here.
Honda workers have another week to apply for voluntary redundancy packages http://t.co/SnDCZXtAqH @swindonadver @BerenCross— @EAMackley 16 April 2014
Here's the seven-day weather forecast for Swindon. It's taking an unpleasant turn at the weekend. Boo.
Voting for @swindonadver #stfc player of the year opens tomorrow. Details in paper and online in the morning. Who's yours? #stfcadver— @SamMorshead_SA 16 April 2014
A North Swindon man has denied using threatening, abusive and racist language towards a teacher in front of pupils earlier this year at a school.
Jasvinder Singh, 44, of Thresher Drive, pleaded not guilty at Swindon Magistrates’ Court and said he had been provoked with racial abuse by pupils. The case will now go to trial at Chippenham Magistrates Court on August 5. More to follow.
GWH's consultant couple take on 3 Cities Challenge on tandem bike for breast cancer radiotherapy http://t.co/obQLJdTYVq @swindonadver— @EAMackley 16 April 2014
Readers' letters are online. Today's batch includes a novel solution to solving the pothole problem. Read them all here.
Wiltshire referee Lee Probert will referee this season's FA Cup final between Arsenal and Hull on May 17— @SamMorshead_SA 16 April 2014
"In the Hot Seat" for the Swindon Advertiser article this week to answer questions from the public. Thanks @swindonadver for the opportunity— @WiltshireCFO 16 April 2014
More information on @TriumphUK's Swindon future in tomorrow's @swindonadver. Menlo not performing as badly as you would think.— @BerenCross 16 April 2014
Click here for today's update on the job losses at Triumph.
Our FAMILY supplement, free inside today's Adver. You can read the lead story here.
Fancy a bit of Easter fun? Head down to Roves Farm @swindonadver http://t.co/q6wYcsHe3b— @EAMackley 16 April 2014
What happens when Shane Williams meets @RWBassetRFC? An U8 training session made in heaven @swindonadver http://t.co/GafCL87lRl— @EAMackley 16 April 2014
Accident reported on Cricklade Road. More information can be found here.
Enjoyable morning spent learning about untold good #stfc Football in the Community do with Zambia project. Look out for report next week.— @SamMorshead_SA 16 April 2014
This man is giving up three years of his life as an energy consultant to become the eighth man to walk around the world. Find out why here.
Police appeal for witnesses after two cyclists are injured on Great Western Way. http://t.co/4JKjZFoqc8— @swindonadver 16 April 2014
Residents to have say on Blunsdon's future. Full story here.
This week's Nicolai Klindt column on a tough week in store for the Swindon Robins. Read it here.
Swindon man killed on A420 after car collided with 2 lorries on April 6 named as 31-year-old Amin Adan. @swindonadver http://t.co/sSW2mNtqiv— @EAMackley 16 April 2014
Williams backs out-of-contract Reckord to find a club this summer: SWINDON Town assistant coach Luke Williams ... http://t.co/rc5qrn5jHb— @AdverSport 16 April 2014
Hundreds paid their respects to Swindon matriarch Maria Viatle at her funeral yesterday. http://t.co/FW3ZWiXwd3— @CJJournalist 16 April 2014
Here's today's front page. Full story on former Mayor Nick Martin can be found here.
Earlier delays on the M4 between J16 West Swindon and J17 Chippenham should now be easing. A broken down vehicle has been removed and lanes are open. More details here.
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