Swindon


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Swin·don

 (swĭn′dən)
A borough of south-central England east-northeast of Bristol.

Swindon

(ˈswɪndən)
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1. (Placename) a town in S England, in NE Wiltshire: railway workshops, high technology. Pop: 155 432 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in S England, in Wiltshire. Pop: 181 200 (2003 est). Area: 230 sq km (89 sq miles)
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Most of you have probably travelled down the Great Western Railway as far as Swindon.
We lunch at Swindon, and I see that we shall be there in twenty minutes.
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1ST SCORER T Nichols 5/1 S Coulthirst 11/2 P Taylor 11/2 J Obika 11/2 ANabi 11/2 M Maddison 13/2 D Moore 13/2 M Stevens 13/2 N Oduwa 15/2 W Edwards 8/1 N Delfouneso 8/1 G Moncur 8/1 Bet365 TO WIN Peterbrough 4/5 Swindon 7/2 Draw 5/2 SCORELINE Draw 0-0 12/1 Draw 1-1 11/2 Peterboro 1-0 15/2 Peterboro 2-0 17/2 Peterboro 2-1 15/2 Peterboro 3-0 14/1 Swindon 1-0 14/1 Swindon 2-0 22/1 Swindon 2-1 14/1
Global Banking News-September 17, 2015--HSBC launches new generation banking centre in Swindon, UK
Collins had earlier levelled for Newport, cancelling out Anton Rodgers' first half opener for Swindon - who go through at the expense of County at this stage of the competition for the second season in succession.
LIVERPOOL'S links with Swindon Town have been further strengthened with goalkeeper Lawrence Vigouroux heading for Wiltshire on a season-long loan.
CARDIFF City are being linked with a move for young Swindon Town wingback Nathan Byrne.
ROMAINE Sawyers came off the bench to score his first goal since November but promotion-chasing Swindon struck late on to deny Walsall their first away win in five league games.
30) (5-2, Betfred) BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE Middlesbrough v Fulham Chesterfield v Sheff Utd Scunthorpe v Doncaster Brechin v Morton (8-1, McBookie) AWAYS Bristol City, Newport, Swindon, Hearts Perm any 3 & all 4 (5 bets) Fourfold 47-1, McBookie DRAWS AT Sunderland, Nottm For Middlesbro, St Johnstone Perm any 3 & all 4 (5 bets) Fourfold 153-1, McBookie STARBET SWINDON were last week's SWINDON were last week's SWINDON were last week's Super Single and I'm taing Super Single and I'm taing them again at Orient who have lost boss Russell Slade to Cardiff.
SWINDON TOWN 3 SHREWSBURY 1 SHREWSBURY began life without Graham Turner with a cruel defeat as Swindon hit two late goals to win their League One fixture.
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