LiveLIVE NEWS: 02/05/2014

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That's all from LIVE NEWS this week. We'll be back on Tuesday morning. The website will be updated with the latest news and sport thoughout the weekend. 


Wootton Bassett Road struggling a little under the weight of Friday evening traffic. Travel updates here.


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This week's FILM ON FRIDAY brings a bumper crop of reviews, but it's very much quantity over quality. Check Steve Webb's verdict on Pompeii, Bad Neighbours, Tarzan, Plastic and Brick Mansions before venturing to the cinema. 




Swindon Advertiser: BRINGING SEXY BACK: David Beckham in Emporio Armani’s briefs campaign

ON THIS DAY for May 2. Happy birthday Becks, bye bye bin Laden. Plenty more May 2 milestones here.


Swindon Advertiser: sun boost

Bank Holiday weather update in your seven-day forecast for Swindon. Disclaimer: Above picture is for artistic purposes only and may not be a true representation of your Bank Holiday experience...


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As ever, lots of interesting tidbits in NEWS BITES today, including a woman who had a lucky escape after being struck by a car.




Swindon Advertiser: Flagship Burnley wind farm 'to expand'

Today's READERS' LETTERS are now online. The agenda includes solar farms, wind farms, speed bumps and the contribution of drugs towards crime levels.





A mother and son duo, who teamed up for a £17k shoplifting scam at Asda, are due to be sentenced today. Here's our last story.




And here's our back page - Town boss Mark Cooper says money for may be in short supply during the ownership wrangle. Click the pic for the full story.

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Here's the front page today - parents react as police confirm the new evidence they unearthed was that of Becky Godden-Edwards. Click the pic for the full story.

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CORRECTION: In case you missed it late last night, a man in his 40s was taken to hospital after an accident at the Regent Circus site. For more, click here.


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