Wednesday, June 26, 2019
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Did you witness incident in Eldene which left man requiring surgery?

A 22-year-old man required surgery for a broken nose and fractured eye socket following a nasty attack in Eldene, Swindon. Between approximately 5.30pm and 6pm...
Lord-David-Owen Swindon festival of Literature

David Owen – on Cabinet’s Finest Hour.

What do you think of the Cabinet system of government in Britain? Is it messy and cumbersome? Or is it the best way of...

Fiona Maddocks – on music for life

What makes us listen to music? How do we choose our music? Does it choose us? Can music reflect key moments in our lives?...

The most romantic restaurants in the world – part 1

The idea of a romantic restaurant experience comes with certain unwritten requirements, great food, exquisite wine selection, a certain ambience, good service and attention...

Tesco recalls Finest Crab & Chilli Linguine due to undeclared ingredients

Tesco is recalling its Finest Crab & Chilli Linguine because it has been mis-packed with Tesco’s Finest Spaghetti Carbonara, which means that milk and...

Swindon Fringe Special: Solo – DTA Productions – The Shoebox Theatre,...

Performing a monologue is a bit like tightrope walking without a safety net. You’re on your own, the sole focus of attention, and reliant...

Three arrested following suspicious report regarding vehicle travelling into Swindon

Three people were arrested in Swindon last night following a report that they were carrying a firearm in their vehicle and pointing it at...
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Fail to stop road collision in Ocotal Way

Wiltshire Police is appealing for witnesses after a fail to stop road traffic collision involving three vehicles on one of Swindon's main roads. The incident...

Wayne Holloway-Smith – from local lad to published poet

Born and raised in Swindon but lured away by the bright lights of London, Wayne is back in town! Wayne Holloway-Smith, Swindonian, co-editor of Poems...

Mum’s The Word!

Mum's the Word, a friendly, informal group for mothers interested in writing, meets on Tuesday 4th April at 7.30pm at Lower Shaw Farm. If you are a busy mum who doesn't seem to...