LiveLIVE NEWS: 23/4/14

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Jayne-Anne Murray has urged victims of domestic abuse not to suffer in silence after her former partner Mark Eatwell was jailed for four years today. Full story here.

3:47pm

It brings us no pleasure to present you with the seven-day weather forecast for Swindon. Unless you want your plants watering.

3:07pm

Swindon Advertiser:

If you're ever stripped searched, probably best not to throw your pants at the police officer. Could result in a nasty shock. Full story here.

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Swindon Advertiser:

Some of you, particularly fans of XTC, may remember this iconic property. Barry Leighton revisits the couple who would not be moved from 6 Westcott Street. Full story here

2:23pm

Swindon Advertiser:

As promised, more from day two of the trial at Swindon Crown Court, as the teenager stabbed in the penis during a gang battle near the Orbital Shopping Centre gives evidence. Full story here.

2:14pm

The 16-year-old who was stabbed in the groin during a gang fight near a children's play park insisted to a jury today that his attacker had pulled a knife on him.

To read the previous story on the teen, click here.

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Full story on drug dealer Shaquille Cumberbatch who boasted of making £450 a day in Swindon's 'softer' market.   

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£450-a-day drug dealer Shaquille Cumberbatch has been jailed for four years and 10 months. The 20-year-old was sent down at Swindon Crown Court. More to follow. 

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Swindon Advertiser: Swindon mayor, Nick Martin

Today's READERS' LETTERS, and once again, Nick Martin features heavily.

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Swindon Advertiser: Olivia McCann, of the Scrapstore, with the van that was damaged

Today's ADVER COMMENT after thieves leave charity without vital transport.

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Swindon Advertiser: William Shakespeare

April 23 milestones in ON THIS DAY. Including snooker's first televised 147 break and the birth (and death) of William Shakespeare. Overrated. 

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And here's the full preview of Newlands' visit.

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Swindon Advertiser:

More on the men wanted in connection with a burglary at the Habib Islamic Centre in Chapel Street on Sunday evening, including CCTV images of the duo. Full story here.

9:59am

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at the Habib Islamic Centre in Chapel Street on Sunday night. More to follow.

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Here's our front page today - teenager on trial for allegedly stabbing another teen in the groin during a gang fight that had been organised on Facebook. Click the pic for the full story.

Swindon Advertiser:

8:53am

There are reports of slow traffic on Great Western Way near Blagrove roundabout but all else seems clear on the roads. If you know different please contact the newsdesk on 01793 501806.

8:51am

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