Saturday, March 23, 2019
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Katie Greenwood

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Met Office issues its first thunderstorm warning for today

The Met Office has issued its first ever thunderstorm warning as torrential rain, hail and lightning are predicted across parts of the south today. The...

Obese people could be allowed to start work an hour later...

It has been reported that obese people could be allowed to start work an hour later than normal, as part of controversial plans. A UK...

New ATM rules mean we could soon be paying to withdraw...

New ATM rules could see Brits having to pay out every time they withdraw cash, a consumer watchdog has warned. Figures have revealed that cashpoints...

Children’s Fete 2018 will take place this Saturday

The Mechanics’ Institution Trust’s annual Children’s Fete is ‘on’ for this Saturday, 30th June. Swindon’s oldest summer festival which established in 1866, will once again...
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Fire breaks out on Rodbourne Road

No sooner had the fire at the Dockle Farmhouse been extinguished, a fire on Rodbourne Road breaks out. Three fire engines are currently at the...
Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service

Firefighters attend Swindon pub fire

A dozen firefighters have been sent to a Stratton pub blaze this evening. Firefighters from Swindon and Stratton fire stations were sent to the Dockle...
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The Big Swindon Knit Summer Tea Party comes to Lydiard Park

Knitters and sewers from all across Swindon will get together this week to make blankets for people in need. Lydiard Park is hosting the gathering...
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Teens sentenced for robbery in Swindon

Three young men from Swindon were sentenced at Swindon Youth Court on 19th June 2018 for their roles in a robbery. On Friday 8th June...
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Man arrested after failing to stop for officers in Lawn

A 23 year old man is currently in custody after failing to stop for officers in Swindon. At approximately 1.25pm this afternoon, officers witnessed a...

Fewer than four in 10 drivers aware of penalties for using...

After more than a year since tougher penalties were introduced for using a handheld phone at the wheel, nearly two-thirds of drivers (64%) remain...