LiveLIVE NEWS: 07/08/14

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5:10pm

That's it from LIVE NEWS tonight. We'll be back tomorrow morning. The website will be updated throughout the evening with any breaking news stories.

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4:38pm

Fessey House Care Home, in Brookdene, Haydon Wick, will host a fun day on Saturday from 2pm to 4pm. There will be a barbecue, face painting, bouncy castle, raffle and more. Everyone is welcome to attend. Call Zoe on 01793 725844 for more information.

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2:34pm

Brother and sister Rukhsana and Imran Dastigar are facing jail after pleading guilty to taking part in a benefit scam worth almost £25,000.

Rukhsana , 43, of Torrington Court, pleaded guilty to 12 counts of benefit fraud. Her brother Imran, 38, of Carstairs Avenue, admitted to creating false documents to support her claim for housing benefit.

 

2:09pm

Swindon Advertiser: Merseyside Police voted second most 'gay-friendly' force in UK

Tomorrow at 3pm, Wiltshire Police will be lowering the flag at HQ and flying the LGBT colours all weekend in support of Swindon and Wiltshire Pride.

1:56pm

Police are currently in attendance at a single road traffic collision on the A303 at Chicklade. Delays are expected. Avoid the area if possible. 

1:41pm

Swindon Advertiser: Leanne Warner and Daniel Harper prepare for their big day

Daniel Harper and Leanne Warner, the winners of our Win A Wedding competition, will tie the knot this weekend. More than 20,000 votes were cast in the competition. 

1:34pm

Swindon Advertiser:

Following this morning's crash at the Moredon Community Centre, the local community association has said the centre will be open for business as usual this weekend. 

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12:11pm

Swindon Advertiser: Christopher Baines

Swindon fraudster Christopher Baines has been extradited from the USA to serve a jail term in the UK. Full story to follow.
 

11:52am

There will be a protest meeting at Groundwell Park and Ride at 5pm this evening, against plans to transport Averies waste to the site.

11:07am

Station Road at Brize Norton is closed both ways due to fallen power cables. Avoid the area. Full traffic updates here. 

11:01am

Swindon Advertiser: Last year’s Swindon Pride parade

If you're planning on heading to Swindon and Wiltshire Pride this weekend, here's what you can expect.

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9:54am

Wiltshire Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses following a fatal crash on the A342 close to Wedhampton on Tuesday.  The 79 year old driver has now been formally identified as Frank Edwin Shipway from Devizes. Call 101 with information.

9:33am

More information on the incident in Moredon this morning can be found here.

9:23am

Police are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision on the B4019 Cricklade Road at the junction with the A361 in Highworth yesterday at 1.34pm. It involved a white Suzuki Alto and two pedestrians. Call 101. 

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8:55am

Hearing reports that a car has hit Moredon Community Centre this morning. More to follow.

8:55am

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