Friday, June 22, 2018
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police appeal greggs

Witness appeal after fatal road collision

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist died in a fatal crash in Swindon last night. The collision between a motorbike and a...

Davey set for Abbey return

Injured Swindon reserve Mitchell Davey will be guest of honour for Thursday’s home clash with King’s Lynn. The 28-year-old suffered several serious injuries while on...
drink and drug

Man, 73, arrested on suspicion of indecent exposure

A 73-year-old man is currently in custody in Swindon after he was arrested on suspicion of indecent exposure. The man was arrested following an appeal...

Council launches pothole campaign following harsh winter

Motorists, cyclists and pedestrians are being encouraged to join hundreds of people in reporting potholes so they can be fixed by Swindon Borough Council. The...

Town Centre gets a blooming make-over

To brighten up the town centre over the summer months, 138 floral hanging baskets have been installed in and around the main pedestrian areas...

Seven sentenced for money laundering conspiracy

Seven people were sentenced at Swindon Crown Court today for their part in  a large money laundering conspiracy. Between August 2014 and September 2015 the...

Dreaming of a career in wine? Take the new ‘A-level’ in...

As the centre of excellence for wine education, Plumpton College is introducing a brand new course designed for anyone who wants a career in...
sentences

Man sentenced to 26 weeks imprisonment for racially aggravated assault

A man has been jailed for 26 weeks following an incident in a Swindon alleyway. Eugene Day, aged 46, of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty...

Swindon built Honda sets lap record

After setting a lap record at the Magny-Cours GP circuit just last month, the Swindon-built, high-performance hatchback has set a new lap record front-wheel...

Consumer survey highlights concern over data breaches

Almost three quarters of the nation fear their personal details will be stolen EVERY TIME they hand over bank details and email addresses to...