Sunday, August 19, 2018

Swindon News

Can you help find missing Swindon teenager?

Police are appealing for the public's help in finding missing Swindon teenager Saeedul Ali.

He was last seen at 8am on 29th July at an...

Wiltshire News

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Fire Service promotes importance of sprinklers

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service is again promoting the installation of automatic fire sprinklers in residential properties.

A fire that broke out in...

Fire Cadets take part in national games

A group of seven Fire Cadets from the Trowbridge area are travelling to London this weekend to take part in the inaugural National Fire...

Fire Service attending increasing number of crop and grass fires

Fire services around the country are all reporting that due to the extended period of sunshine and increased temperatures, the resulting dryness of the...

Tisbury Fire Station throws open its doors

Tisbury Fire Station is opening its doors to the public this weekend, with a day that promises something for everyone. The open day will run between 12pm and 4pm...

Cricklade Road

‘Wanted in Wiltshire’ – Can you help police locate these most wanted?

'Wanted in Wiltshire' was launched in June to highlight the most wanted suspects throughout the county and appeal to the public to help in...

Fire Service advice regarding crop fires

Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service are all currently experiencing an extended period of sunshine and increased temperatures which has resulted in the...

Culture

Hey Maria –  Gypsyfingers (single review)

Maybe language gets in the way, maybe the process of sharing experiences looses something when you start to define it, describe it, nail it...

Colin Stafford Johnson – Living a Wild Life tour

Irish wildlife cameraman and television presenter Colin Stafford-Johnson is one of the world’s most acclaimed and internationally awarded filmmakers. Throughout his legendary career, Colin...

Battle of The Grumbles – Thomas Nation (album review)

Perfection is by and large over-rated. Let me qualify that with a question. Is it better to capture the most perfect version of  a...

Gargantua –  Siblings of Us (e.p review)

You turn your back for a few months and bands go and change their whole sound. Okay, that’s a bit dramatic but whilst there...

Don’t Feel To Work –  Evan Jewett (album review)

Whilst there is undoubtedly an art to writing songs that are all about immediacy and hook, ones which you can find a way into...

Coexistence Sculpture Exhibition at The Courts Garden, Holt

Sculptor Ruth Moilliet will be showing her work among the bright flower borders of the Courts Garden throughout September and into October.

The exhibition ‘Coexistence’...

UK News

Nominate your best neighbour of 2018

Neighbourhood Watch and our sponsor Co-op Insurance has just launched a nationwide search to find and celebrate some of the best and most considerate...

Get your ticket for this year’s Emergency Services Show

This year's Emergency Services Show takes place on Sunday 16 September, from 10am- 4pm, at Cotswold Airport, Kemble, GL7 6BQ (only 10 mins from Hullavington / M4 J17...

It’s Our Time –  The Light The Heat (single review)

Well, this is just lovely isn’t it? You can’t knock a euphoric, upbeat, summer song, one built of wonderful loud-quiet dynamic, sing-along choruses, one...

Expert advice on how to stay safe in the soaring temperatures

Experts at NHS Choices have also issued the following advice on how to stay safe in the soaring temperatures after news the heat warning issued...

Tickets now on sale for Emergency Services Show

Registration is now open for this year’s Emergency Services Show, which is being held on Sunday 16 September at Cotswold Airport.

Exhibitors, traders and charities...

Sentence increase for gang selling imported puppies

Four men have today had their sentences increased after the Solicitor General, Robert Buckland QC MP, personally presented their cases to the Court of...

Just For Fun

Entering our Fantasy Football League? Here is our pick of the best team names...

So you're about to enter The Swindonian Fantasy Football League but before you can get started, you need to think of a good name.

There...

Enter The Swindonian Fantasy Premier League mini league

Swindon Town kicked off the Football League campaign in style last weekend with the latest of late comebacks to pick up three points and...

The X Factor Auditions – NHS Appreciation Day 2018

On Thursday 26th July TV audience ticketing company, Applause Store are inviting NHS staff and their friends and families to celebrate 70 years with...

Hunted ‘fugitives’ rumoured to be in Swindon

‘Fugitives’ aiming to win a TV reality show are rumoured to be hiding out in Swindon this evening.

Ismail Haruna and his on the run...

Gin only second most popular spirit

Mark Harris, of Pernod Ricard UK, estimated that there were around 9.2 million cocktails drinkers in the UK last year, with the industry worth...

Shipwrecked returns to TV after seven years and you could be a contestant

Reality TV show Shipwrecked is returning and the casting team are inviting applications from wannabe castaways who fancy being stranded on a tropical paradise.

Makers...