Saturday, December 15, 2018
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artswords writers cafe and kitchen

Artswords Writers’ Café – seasonal special

The Writers’ Cafe usually takes place on the last Tuesday of the month in the cafe area of Swindon Central Library. Because the last Tuesday...

Creative People & Places, first steering group meeting announced

People may already be aware that in early 2019 Swindon will be eligible to apply to Arts Council England under their Creative People and Places programme...
nhs winter

Help the NHS help you this winter by taking simple steps

People living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Swindon and Wiltshire are being urged to do their bit to help the NHS cope...

Easy Killer  – Heavy AmericA (single review)

Heavy AmericA have a way of getting to the root of what rock and metal is all about. As I pointed out before when...

Lonely residents get an early Christmas present thanks to special party

Isolated residents came together for some early Christmas cheer at a special party organised by Swindon Borough Council’s Health and Wellbeing team. Many of the...

Over £3000 raised by Police Cadets who sleep out in the...

Wiltshire Police Voluntary Cadets took part in their annual sleep out challenge to raise awareness and money for those who will be spending this...

Local vineyard’s sloe spirit voted best in the UK

A liqueur distilled at Swindon's nearest vineyard has been voted the best in the UK by readers of a magazine aimed at the global...

Rough sleepers move in to Council’s temporary winter housing facility

Some of Swindon’s most vulnerable people are finally able to come in from the cold as the Council’s winter homeless provision welcomes its first...

Explore Christmas through the ages and the story of Saint Nicholas...

This Christmas, Avebury Manor is inviting visitors to discover Christmas through the ages and to learn about the story of Saint Nicholas. Once the home...
assault

CCTV appeal after man has collarbone broken in Swindon assault

Wiltshire Police have released CCTV images of two people that they would like to speak to in connection with a serious assault on a...