Thursday, November 15, 2018

Crime News

CCTV released after mobile phones theft

Carphone Warehouse theft

Hotel removed from new North Star Development plans and traffic lights to be installed on roundabouts

Plans for the new North Star Development have been updated with the big change being the removal of the planned 130 bed hotel hotel and some major changes to the roundabouts leading to the site..

SevenCapital have recently been modelling the flow of traffic to...

WAA win two Awards of Excellence

Wiltshire Air Ambulance, Swindon

A dedicated volunteer and a successful fundraising campaign for its new airbase has resulted in Wiltshire Air Ambulance winning two prestigious awards.

The charity enjoyed their success at the Air Ambulance Awards of Excellence, run by the Association of Air Ambulances, at a ceremony in...


Proposals for development of Lotmead Villages to go on public display

Proposals for the development of Lotmead Villages, Wanborough, as part of the New Eastern Villages will go on public display on Wednesday 28 November.

The New Eastern Villages is currently the UK’s largest urban expansion project. Since the last consultation on the Lotmead Villages site,...

Man, 18, charged following stabbing in Calne 

arrested kidnapping

An 18-year-old man has been charged following a stabbing in Calne on Monday 12 November.

Joseph Beau Browne, of Braemor Road, Calne, has been charged with Section 18 grievous bodily harm with intent.

He was also charged with possession of a class B drug.

He has been...

Council extends town centre protection order

A protection order designed to make the town centre a clean and safe place has been extended by Swindon Borough Council.

The Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) was initially made back in November 2015 and was intended to prevent dogs being walked without leads, the...

Swindon Food Collective given charity status boost

Swindon's new food bank has taken a ‘massive step forward’ after being awarded charity status by the Charity Commission.

The new status will allow Swindon Food Collective to ramp up its fundraising operation and bring new supporters on board. The news comes as the Westlea-based charity has...