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LIVE NEWS: 03/07/2014
Updated 5:32pm Thursday 3rd July 2014 in Live News
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OPEN DE FRANCE: Youthful Howell hits milestone: DAVID Howell ended his first round at the Open de France one-o... http://t.co/hbqpGgOQK4— @AdverSport 03 July 2014
Nythe parish council given approval by Boundary Commission http://t.co/MXM1v9KDZf @swindonadver @Michael_Benke @dale_heenan— @EAMackley 03 July 2014
Congrats to Barrie Hudson edf energy south west media awards columnist of the year. So well deserved. http://t.co/HnuYwCeA03— @gazzaloz 03 July 2014
Oliver Tomkins Junior School lacks consistency says Ofsted report and orders improvements http://t.co/3WZHhU5OAU @swindonadver @BerenCross— @EAMackley 03 July 2014
Troy Archibald-Henville has spoken about the offer from Swindon Town which he turned down to join Carlisle United yesterday.
The defender said: "They explained it, and there were some parts I disagreed with, other parts I can maybe understand."
A swindon man's 4,000-mile WWI centenary event has been postponed following an injury to one of his group members. http://t.co/fUpGxaH9k6— @CJJournalist 03 July 2014
JASON Voong, accused of murdering Tom Rogers and attempting to murder Leanne Thomas, will appear at Bristol Crown Court tomorow.
The case was transferred from Chippenham Magistrates' Court this morning.
Read the full letter from Lee Power to supporters on @AdverSport website here: http://t.co/IeQ6AZ0vve #stfc— @SamMorshead_SA 03 July 2014
Back to the golfing world, David Howell has finished his first round at the Open de France.
Having hit two birdies in his first five holes, the Broome Manor pro carded three further bogeys to finish one-over-par.
He is currently seven shots off top spot.
Following the culmination of the recent court case involving Swindon Town, owner Lee Power has written an open letter to fans through the local media.
In it he apologises for the disruption caused by events of the past few months, encourages fans and sponsors to get behind the club as the new season approaches, reveals a playing budget of £1.8million and anticipates three or four new signings.
It's getting close to lunchtime, a good enough excuse to have a break and read our chief sports writer Sam Morshead's thoughts of recent events at Swindon Town and what happens next.
Plans ahead for the derelict former Technical College in Victoria Road - http://t.co/JcHtAshhIm— @SwindonAdver007 03 July 2014
Our in France, Broome Manor golfer David Howell is taking part in the Open de France.
Having carded two birdies in his first five holes, he's how slipped back to level par after 16.
What is happening in Swindon today. Send me your news at email@example.com or call 01793 501794.— @marionsauvebois 03 July 2014
At Barbury International Horse Trials, meanwhile, Lizzie Brown leads the way in the CIC three-star dressage testing with a score of 43.2 onboard Playtime NZPH.
Barbury Horse Trials are underway, but the big equestrian news of the day so far centres around Littleton rider Harry Meade.
Meade has been called into Great Britain's squad for the fifth leg of the FEI Nations Cup in Aachen, Germany, later this month.
Voong will make his first appearance at Bristol Crown court tomorrow. He is accused of murdering Aulton Rogers on June 26.— @CJJournalist 03 July 2014
Jason Voong has appeared at Chippenham Magistrate's Court this morning facing charges of murder of Tom Rogers and attempted murder of Leanne James.
The trial has been referred to Bristol Crown Court.
More to follow.
Children with disabilities punch, run and cycle their way around Access Day at County Ground Track http://t.co/zzpXOrlFT1 @swindonadver— @EAMackley 03 July 2014
There's some latest ticket news from the County Ground, as you can now purchase your seat for Swindon Town's pre-season clash with Southampton on Monday, July 21.
Fingers crossed for a clean sweep at the EDF South West Media Awards @DominicGilbert @Michael_Benke @DArcysj @BerenCross @SwindonAdverWeb— @marionsauvebois 03 July 2014
Need urgent care? Don’t go to A&E, say nurses http://t.co/97oqC7yL6A— @marionsauvebois 03 July 2014
Jason Voong, 28, is due to appear at Chippenham Magistrates Court this morning, charged with the murder of Tom Rogers, 60, and the attempted murder of Leanne James, 24.
The latest on Liz Mackley's weight-loss challenge here.
Never mind Saturday Night at the Movies...how about Friday night at @WyvernTheatre with @The_Drifters?http://t.co/PtLJ8YnZio @swindonadver— @emmadunnn 03 July 2014
Rosco names his GB squad http://t.co/hrKjCyZbZU— @AndyWarren_ 03 July 2014
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