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Thursday, November 23, 2017
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dickens and Christmas

Dr Keith Cooper talks Dickens and Christmas

Dr Keith Hooper is a lecturer and examiner, who completed his PhD thesis on Charles Dickens in 2009. In association with Swindon Libraries, he presents "Dickens and Christmas"which is an exploration of Dickens as a great storyteller and his development and expression of faith. 
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Story telling comes to life at The Central Library

Cat will entertain you with stories of her own from around the world and then lead a discussion on the art of storytelling.
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Fun for all the family at Central Library this October

Poetry, an arts workshop and folk tales will light up Central Library during October as part of a series of events to be held at the popular literary hub.
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Explore your family history at Central Library

A team of experienced researchers from the Wiltshire Family History Society will be on hand to advise people and help them to trace the story of their ancestors.

Council’s town centre regeneration plans to be showcased

Swindon Borough Council’s plans for regenerating the town centre will be on display in the Central Library from 20-23 July, giving residents a look...

Free Family History sessions

People looking to research their family’s history are invited to attend the latest genealogy drop-in session at Central Library on Wednesday (17 May).   Volunteers from...

Joanna Hickson – on the ever-fascinating Tudor dynasty

Jasper Tudor, son of Queen Catherine and her second husband, Owen Tudor, has grown up far from the intrigue of the royal court. But...

St George’s Day Festival this weekend

This Sunday 23rd April, the whole town centre is set to come alive with the annual St. George’s Day Festival. As well as celebrating all things English...

World book night offers crime and intrigue

Join Swindon Libraries for a very special event tonight to mark World Book Night, an annual celebration of reading which aims to reach people who...

Henry Hemming – on one of MI5’s greatest spymasters!

Who was M? What does it take to be the leader of a spy ring? How do you create a fearless secret agent? What...