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LIVE NEWS: 16/05/14
Updated 5:29pm Friday 16th May 2014 in Live News
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Steve Webb's FILM ON FRIDAY features this week's big releases, including Godzilla.
Big interview with swimmer @Tilly_Gray91 in tomorrow's @swindonadver as she opens up about a pretty turbulent year @SwindonDolphin #swimming— @SamMorshead_SA 16 May 2014
Police have pulled a shotgun from the pond in Ramsbury where they found murdered Sian O'Callaghan's boots this morning.— @SwindonAdver007 16 May 2014
Finger tip search today at Ramsbury after discovery of murdered Sian's boot http://t.co/pOfNGhLkkn— @wiltshirepolice 16 May 2014
SIAN TIMELINE: How the grim story of the murders unfolded http://t.co/qLS3yDmmy1— @marionsauvebois 16 May 2014
Video interview with DCI Sean Memory - currently leading the Sian O'Callaghan investigation - now online here.
Swindon Business Show draws in hordes http://t.co/Po6lM2vHLC @swindonadver— @EAMackley 16 May 2014
Former Great Western Hospital doctor, Dr Michael Chong Kee Lok, was struck off the medical register by a tribunal yesterday, 11 months year after being convicted of taking an indecent image of a child and voyeurism.
Full story to follow.
Today's READERS' LETTERS. One claiming uncollected rubbish has attracted a rat 'as big as a horse'...
Detectives have confirmed they are keeping an open mind as they search for 'human remains' near Ramsbury following the discovery of items belonging to Sian O'Callaghan. Full story to follow.
Why now? Sean says he reviewed Sian case as part of ongoing investigation into Becky Godden murder and found "new lines of enquiry".— @DArcysj 16 May 2014
Police have just pulled a second boot from the pond. Believed to be Sian's right boot. "It's moving fast,"Sean says. http://t.co/QK5wXgzcy2— @DArcysj 16 May 2014
DCI Sean Memory said Sian was taken to the remote area near Ramsbury on the night of her murder. No weapon found yet. http://t.co/pC31xpkUQi— @DArcysj 16 May 2014
A diver searches the pond where Sian's boot was found. http://t.co/h7ZCejafsb— @DArcysj 16 May 2014
Police find Sian O'Callaghan's boot at a remote pond near Ramsbury. Searches including with dogs and divers continue http://t.co/oBoLInKHqK— @DArcysj 16 May 2014
We have a seasonal new entry in THE LIST - bringing you 15 things to do in Swindon on the hottest weekend of the year so far. Feel free to add your own selections in the comments box.
Meehan releases statement after M11 crash: BRIAN Meehan has issued an update on the health of the horses and s... http://t.co/VdtW5MCq8f— @AdverSport 16 May 2014
Police and Crime Commissioner grant to tackle homophobic language in Swindon schools http://t.co/EdFCR7wkxN @swindonadver— @EAMackley 16 May 2014
Right, let us know whether you are going to be voting next Thursday in the local and European elections: http://t.co/MfGmMjwn6C— @Michael_Benke 16 May 2014
Arkells want to sell the Royal Inn in @RWBTC but @wiltscouncil refuses planning permission for flats http://t.co/6JBLfZHZzY @swindonadver— @EAMackley 16 May 2014
Raiders strike for the fourth time at a Swindon pet and garden centre. Any info? Call 101 - http://t.co/PgIlwaLvEs— @SwindonAdver007 16 May 2014
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And here's our back page - Simon Gustafsson hopes to answer his bos Alun Rossiter's call for improvement. Read more here.
Here's our front page today - the detective who led the investigation into Sian O'Callaghan's abduction and killing quits. Beky Godden-Edwards' mum Karen Edwards calls him a hero. Read more here.
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