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    Hmmmf wrote:
    Still, a brilliant piece of investigative journalism by the Adver. 'Alleged liquidation', rumours and 'suggestions' from 'several customers', and an anonymous source gossiping with the reporter like Cissie and Ada over the garden fence. Pulitzer Prizewinning stuff, if only there was a byline for the nomination.
    You have to remember, it's only yards from theor office. Swindon Adver should change name to Old Town Adver given its prediliction for reporting the news on its doorstep."
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This Is Wiltshire: Talk of the Town on Devizes Road Talk of the Town on Devizes Road

LONG-established salon Talk of the Town will close its doors for the final time today after allegedly going into liquidation.

The Devizes Road business, which has been running since 1968, offered hair and beauty treatments. The store’s management did not want to discuss the problems they’d encountered but confirmed that the salon will close for good at 5.30pm this evening.

However, several customers suggested that the company’s staff had been poached to work at a new Old Town salon.

One customer, who wished to remain anonymous, said: “I’d been told by my hairdresser that the old owners had bought the old running shop in Old Town near the car park and were setting up a new hair salon there.

“Apparently a lot of the staff are moving over there. I’ve been going to Talk of the Town for years to get my hair cut, it’s a shame.”

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