Thursday, September 20, 2018
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Threshold –  The Mutineers (e.p. review)

Pitching the vocal perfection of The Civil Wars onto often hard rocking back beats, The Mutineers, capture the heart of what Americana music is,...
St Marks Park, drugs

Two arrested in Marlborough following targeting of modern slavery

Two people were arrested in Marlborough yesterday following patrols relating to modern slavery. Officers have been conducting patrols of the High Street over the past...
Cricklade Road

Burglary at Co-op, Cricklade Road

Wiltshire Police are appealing for information following a break in at the Co-op store, Cricklade Road, Swindon. Just before 2:00 am this morning, Wednesday 19...
christmas card

Invitation to South Swindon Primary Schools to design parliamentary Christmas card

Robert Buckland MP has launched a competition asking Primary school pupils in South Swindon to design his Parliamentary Christmas card. The winning design will be...
drink and drug

Prison for knife carrying bike thief

Carlos do Poco, 47 of no fixed address in Swindon pleaded guilty to theft, shoplifting and possession of a lock knife. He was sentenced to...

Clamp down on illegal vehicles in Swindon

Wiltshire Police has been clamping down on vehicles with no tax or insurance in the Pinehurst area of Swindon. Officers from the local Community Policing...

Council, CCG and GWH shortlisted for special award

Swindon Borough Council, working in partnership with Swindon Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Great Western Hospital, has been shortlisted for its excellence in caring...

UK is in top three developed countries for education spending

Robert Buckland MP has welcomed the news that the UK is spending more on state-funded primary and secondary education per pupil, than France, Germany,...

O Come, All Ye Choirs! Children’s charity appeals for Christmas singers

Children’s hospice at home charity Jessie May is appealing for choirs and bands to volunteer their voices throughout the Christmas period. The charity, whose nurses...

Witness appeal – Shoes stolen from Blaylock’s, Bath Road

Wiltshire Police would like to hear from anyone with information following an incident in which shoes valued at £200 were stolen from the Blaylock...