Tuesday, March 26, 2019
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Man sustains serious ankle injury during altercation in McDonald’s

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses following an incident that occurred in McDonald's, Great Western Way, Swindon. In the early hours of Sunday 24 March,...
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Eleven arrested following drugs raids across Swindon

Eleven people were arrested following a series of drugs warrants across Swindon yesterday morning. The operation, led by the Swindon Community Tasking Team, was targeting...

Motorists warned of road closures ahead of Unite-organised Honda march

Parts of Swindon town centre will be closed to traffic to allow for next Saturday’s (30 March) planned march and rally organised by Unite...

Tickets on sale for the first Swindon Spring Festival

In the inaugural Swindon Spring Festival - built on the legacy of twenty-five years of the Swindon Festival of Literature - there are sixty...

Lauren Hope – from ITVs The Voice – to play Swindon’s...

Lauren Hope recently stepped into the limelight during the blind audition stages of hit ITV talent show The Voice. The twenty-year-old’s vocal performance was...

Council unveils 12 new affordable homes in Penhill

A plot of land in Penhill which used to be home to the United Reformed Church has been transformed into a new community consisting...

Demolition work will pave the way for £30m Queens Drive regeneration...

A former Council housing block will be demolished over the coming weeks as a £30m project to build 149 affordable homes moves a step...

Swindon awarded funding to tackle mental health stigma

Swindon has been selected to tackle the stigma of mental health locally after applying to become a Time to Change Hub. Time to Change Swindon...

Goodbye Lit Fest, hello to the all-new Swindon Spring Festival

More than 175 years of Swindon’s rich cultural heritage has inspired a new festival of arts and culture, which was launched in the town...

Tiny Fighter drop cultish yet commercial set of songs

Now that’s a clever concept, making music that both chimes perfectly with mainstream, modern sensibilities but which also sounds underground and aimed at the...