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January 5, 2018 8:07 AM GWH boss warns poorly relatives against visiting Swindon hospital

POORLY relatives should avoid visiting their loved ones in hospital, a GWH chief has warned. It comes after a string of norovirus cases at the Marlborough Road hospital. Nerissa Vaughan, chief executive of the Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust told a meeting of hospital directors on Thursday: “I have seen more norovirus in this year than in previous 15

December 5, 2017 12:38 PM This is why you were delayed getting to work on the A5 this morning

Drivers were met with 40 minute delays after an accident has caused traffic chaos across Tamworth. An accident on the A5 partially blocked the road leading to the motorway island of the M42. The accident is believed to have taken place before 8am this morning (Tuesday) and traffic continued to mount while the incident is being dealt with. One tweet read: “Accident 26

November 21, 2017 5:14 PM Award-winning folk band Lau come to Marlborough Roots

Folk fans may raise an eyebrow at the electronic high jinx and experimental mixing of musical magic from award-winning trio, Lau, who are coming to Marlborough this month. Marlborough Folk-Roots welcome Lau in concert on Monday, November 27 from 8pm at Marlborough Town Hall. The band are four times winners of the Best Band award in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 17

November 2, 2017 6:22 PM Firework displays to make town sparkle

SEVERAL firework displays are set to light up the skies over the next few days starting tomorrow at 5.30pm at Westlea Primary School in aid of school funds. On Saturday there will be a fireworks and bonfire spectacular at Lydiard Park from 6pm, organised by the 1st Purton and Lydiard Scout Group. It will include live music from reggae/ska/dub band SNdubstation 19

October 6, 2017 4:00 AM Rush hour chaos as man is hit by bus

THERE was rush hour chaos yesterday evening after a man was hit by a bus. The double decker hit a 47-year-old man at 4.45pm in Grand Parade, Brighton, near the junction with Marlborough Place. Emergency services rushed to the scene in front of the University of Brighton Grand Parade building. Witnesses described hearing a loud thud as the Brighton and Hove Buses 25

September 27, 2017 2:01 PM Waitrose recalls luxury chocolate bars amid plastic contamination concerns

Waitrose is recalling four varieties of its chocolate bars because they may contain pieces of plastic. The Food Standards Agency has urged customers who may have bought any of the bars to return them to the store. The affected products are 85g bars of white chocolate; white chocolate with matcha tea and pistachio; milk chocolate with pistachio, almond 14

August 24, 2017 8:06 AM Long diversions planned during Hodson Road closure next week

HODSON Road will be closed for three days from Tuesday August 29 for extensive works. The two kilometre stretch of road will be closed between Chiseldon and Burderop, Swindon Borough Council have said. Drivers can expect a long detour via Swindon's Marlborough Road during the three days of roadworks. The closure is to allow council contractors to complete 20

August 4, 2017 9:56 AM Four bikes stolen from garage in Marlborough

THIEVES broke into a garage and stole four bikes from Chapel Lane in Marlborough last month. The incident occurred between 5pm on Saturday July 22 and 7.50pm on Tuesday July 25. A Boardman Air TT 9.4 with Look Keo pedals, Reynolds Stryke carbon wheels, ISM demo saddle in black with blue piping, BTwin tool bottle with tools and repair kit. A Trek 2.5 WSD with saddle 18

July 16, 2017 9:42 PM Princess Eugenie was rejected from university but then given a place when they realised who she was, claims lecturer

Princess Eugenie was initially rejected by Newcastle University and then given a place because of who she was, it was claimed. Her application was allegedly dismissed as ‘not good enough’ by an admissions officer who hadn’t realised the applicant was a member of the royal family. When the ‘horrified’ university authorities realised what had happened 16

June 29, 2017 9:39 AM UPDATED: Air ambulance called after girl, 6, and mother injured in coach crash

A SIX-year-old girl and her mother have been taken to hospital after being knocked down by a coach. Emergency services were called to Marlborough Place, Brighton, after a coach collided with the two who were pedestrians at 9.07am. The six-year-old girl was taken to hospital by ambulance with serious injuries, while her mother sustained minor injuries 18