LiveLIVE NEWS: 22/5/14

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5:27pm

That's it from LIVE NEWS today. Our live election coverage blog will now kick in on the homepage panel. Any breaking non-election news will appear on our website throughout the evening.

5:24pm

Swindon Advertiser:

Today's READERS' LETTERS on litter, war and the EU. 

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3:27pm

Scrap what we told you just a few minutes ago, the Robins' clash with Leicester has just been called off. Provisional plans have been made to run the meeting on Thursday June 5.

Swindon Advertiser:

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Despite all the heavy rain over the last hour or so, Swindon Robins' clash with Leicester Lions remains on.

Swindon Advertiser: SPEEDWAY LIVE: Peterborough Panthers v Swindon Robins

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Town's World Cup hero-to-be Massimo Luongo is relishing being put through his paces at the Aussie training camp. Read more here.

Swindon Advertiser: Town's Massimo Luongo

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Lots of you are wading in to discuss the relative merits of our electoral system on our live blog. We've gone back as far as democracy's routes in Ancient Greece. Get involved here.

Swindon Advertiser: General Election Taunton Deane: Polling day is here

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It's not all about the local elections today because, weather permitting, there's speedway action at Blunsdon as the Robins take on Leicester.

Swindon Advertiser: Troy Batchelor and Alun Rossiter celebrate Swindon Robins' 49-41 victory at Coventry Bees last night (picture courtesy of Jeff Davies)

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Three football fans have admitted their part in violence that marred the Swindon v Bristol City derby last September. Read more here.

9:33am

And here's our back page - Town shirt sponsor Samsung opt not to renew a deal. Read it here.

Swindon Advertiser:

9:05am

Here's our front page today - police find 60 scraps of women's clothing near the pond in Ramsbury where they found Sian O'Callaghan's boots. Read the full story here.

Swindon Advertiser:

8:56am

As the hunt goes on for the missing crew of the Cheeki Rafiki, debris is spotted near to where it was thought to have overturned. Read it here.

8:48am

A look at the roads around Swindon suggests much of it is clear, with the A419 busy but moving. If you know of any incidents contact the newsdesk on 01793 501806.

Check the latest travel updates here.

8:43am

Cast your vote in the local or European election yet? Please check out our live polling day blog here.

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Good morning and welcome to LIVE NEWS - bringing you breaking information and links to stories throughout the website.

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