Friday, May 24, 2019
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From The Archive : Moranthology – Caitlin Moran

I have to admit that I am a bit obsessed with Caitlin Moran. Okay not obsessed but I reckon a night in the pub...

Laurence Rees – Swindon Festival of Literature 2017

As Head of BBC TV History programming Laurence Rees has spent many years researching and writing about the Holocaust, interviewing some of its’ survivors...

Artswords Writers’ Cafe & Kitchen

The next Artswords Writers' Cafe & Kitchen gathering , a meeting place for new writers, experienced writers and anyone interested in writing, takes place on Thursday 25th May at Lower...

New on-call firefighters needed at Swindon

Swindon fire station after hosting an open day on Monday 15 May to encourage local people to become on-call firefighters.   Although the station is crewed...

New safety improvements in Highworth

As part of the annual safety review carried out by the Traffic and Road Safety Team, several safety improvements have been implemented in Highworth...

Shoulder injury prompted hugely rewarding career direction for foster mum Julie

A shoulder injury that put paid to her ambitions to train as a midwife prompted a new and highly rewarding career direction for Julie...

Half-term Pirate Fest comes to Swindon town centre

Swindon Town Centre will be awash with all things Pirate this half-term when the town hosts Pirate Fest, a three day Pirate Festival.   The town...

Rain stopped play – official club statement

Swindon  co-promoter Alun Rossiter has moved to clarify the circumstances of Thursday's rained-off fixture at the Abbey Stadium.   The club were due to stage their...

The Discarded Nut Theatre Company is touring their acclaimed production of Hamlet - a contemporary, visceral exploration of love, power and insanity. Based in Winchester, Discarded...

41 is the age Britons officially get into gardening

41 is the age we officially get in to gardening, a new survey has revealed. Researchers took an in depth look into the precise time...