LiveLIVE NEWS: 16/04/14

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5:44pm

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5:44pm

Swindon Advertiser: Andrew Gray pleaded guilty at Swindon Magistrates CourtMore court action as two women are convicted of harassment after a poster campaign against a man in Bassett. Full story here

5:34pm

More on the North Swindon man in court today to deny racially abusing and threatening a teacher in front of pupils. Full story here.

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Here's the seven-day weather forecast for Swindon. It's taking an unpleasant turn at the weekend. Boo. 

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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.

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Swindon Advertiser:

Readers' letters are online. Today's batch includes a novel solution to solving the pothole problem. Read them all here.

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...and here is Simon's session in the chair in full.

2:33pm

Click here for today's update on the job losses at Triumph. 

2:17pm

Swindon Advertiser:

Our FAMILY supplement, free inside today's Adver. You can read the lead story here

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Accident reported on Cricklade Road. More information can be found here.

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Swindon Advertiser:

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.

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Residents to have say on Blunsdon's future. Full story here.

10:22am

Swindon Advertiser: Nicolai Klindt

This week's Nicolai Klindt column on a tough week in store for the Swindon Robins. Read it here.

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Swindon Advertiser:

Here's today's front page. Full story on former Mayor Nick Martin can be found here.

8:36am

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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