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LIVE NEWS: 04/07/14
Updated 5:42pm Friday 4th July 2014 in Live News
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Appeal for info on attempted robbery in underpass where Tom Rogers was murdered. Unrelated incident. http://t.co/BH2aPU1DS7— @SwindonAdver007 04 July 2014
Police were called to an address in Deacon Street shortly after 4pm following reports of four men causing a disturbance in the street and banging on the door.
When the police arrived the men ran off and while they gave chase no-one was arrested, although two were detained for a short period as the circumstances were established.
Police are swarming around the tented market in Swindon.
Reporter is on the scene.
More to follow.
Progress is being made on plans to see the Locarno Building in Old Town restored http://t.co/YVIXEjFXZH @swindonadver @Michael_Benke— @EAMackley 04 July 2014
Teacher Alexander Thomas, who was found guilty of causing or inciting four teenage pupils to engage in sexual activity, has today been jailed for two and a half years.
Here's the latest on the appeal for witnesses to an attempted robbery in the underpass between Station Road and the Oasis.
Police are appealing for information on an attempted robbery in the underpass between Station Road and the Oasis on June 22. More to follow.
Here's the latest on the ongoing Croft Fields saga.
Schools in Swindon should remain vigilant following reports of man following female students - http://t.co/jFkHW47e6X— @SwindonAdver007 04 July 2014
Swindon Council has declared its interest to the government in bringing a second UTC to the town.— @Michael_Benke 04 July 2014
Three members of the same family have appeared before a judge accused of carrying out a serious assault on a man last year. Michael and Martin Saunders of Ainsworth Road and Amanda Saunders of Vain Hill, Cherhill are charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent to Peter Gallagher. Case adjourned until September 12.
Police and crime commissioner back to work after serious heart treatment - http://t.co/oP1ZE87kqd— @SwindonAdver007 04 July 2014
Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon, Angus Macpherson, is getting back to work after receiving treatment for a heart condition. More to follow.
Wootton Bassett Town will begin their FA Vase adventure in 2014/15 with a trip to Cove. For all the details of the draw, including all fixtures involving our local sides, click here.
Swindon Supermarine have landed a home tie with Fleet Town in the preliminary round of the 2014/15 FA Trophy. For full details, click here.
The draw for the extra preliminary round and preliminary round of the FA Cup has been released this afternoon, with a handful of local sides learning who they'll face in mid-August.
A broken down vehicle on the roundabout at junction 15 is causing long tailbacks on the A419 southbound. Avoid the area if possible.
Kevin Norris, also known as Keven Glendinning or Tev, has been found in London.
The Metropolitan Police found the 25-year-old, who disappeared on June 22, at 7.40pm last night.
He disappeared after behaving erratically and telling his relatives he planned to walk to Basildon.
More on his disappearance here.
Have you seen Kevin Norris? The 25-year-old has been missing since last month. Anyone with information should call police on 101. More information here.
Stricter regulation on lap-dancing clubs & sex shops? Licensing committee to consult http://t.co/lyHUti24CM @swindonadver @DominicGilbert— @EAMackley 04 July 2014
The winner of the Prospect Hospice Lottery draw held today, who will receive £1,000, is number 21757. Congratulations!
Jason Voong, 27 of Southbrook Street, will appear at Bristol Crown Court this morning, charged with the murder of Tom Rogers, 60, and the attempted murder of Leanne James, 24.
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