Thursday, July 19, 2018

Swindon News

Swindon girl Lilia,10 earns a place in The Voice Kids semi-final

Ten year old Swindon girl, Lilia Slattery has earned herself a place in the 2018 The Voice Kids semi-finals.

Battling it out against Shaney-Lee and Jimmy-Rey in the first performance of the evening she was Pixie's choice to make it through to the next round.


Excalibur cycling challenge raises £20,000 for mental health

Swindon’s Excalibur Communications, has completed its ‘Round the World in 80 Working Days’ cycling challenge, raising £20,000 for local mental health and wellbeing charities.  Excalibur and Techs4Education staff joined together to cycle 18,000 miles, following a virtual version of the route completed by endurance...

Would you like to know more about becoming a foster carer?

If you would like to find out how you could make a difference to children and young people in Swindon by providing foster care, Swindon Borough Council fostering team and foster carers will be available to answer your questions and tell you more about...

Can you help find missing Swindon man Darren Smith?

Police are appealing for the public's help in finding missing Swindon man Darren Smith.

He was last seen at 10.30 last night (15th July) in the Avebury/Silbury Hill area.

The 43-year-old is described as white, around 5' 8 tall, of stocky build with short, cropped brown hair...

21 year old Swindon man arrested in connection with stabbing

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A 21-year-old Swindon man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a stabbing in Swindon overnight on Saturday.

Detectives are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the serious assault and are continuing to try to locate further suspects.

Police were called to Great Western...

Special awards ceremony will recognise excellence in teaching

Teachers from schools across Swindon are to be recognised for their hard work and dedication in this year’s annual Education Excellence Awards.

Man charged with the murder of Ken Kiley

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Dario Carboni, aged 24, from Tottenham, London, has been charged with murder, causing death by dangerous driving and driving whilst disqualified, following the incident in the Southernwood Drive and Westfield Way area of Swindon on 8 July.