Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Food News

Vineyard celebrates sparkling new year with first medal

Corks are popping at a vineyard near Swindon this week after one of its wines was voted among the best of the year.

Poulton Hill...

Local vineyard’s sloe spirit voted best in the UK

A liqueur distilled at Swindon's nearest vineyard has been voted the best in the UK by readers of a magazine aimed at the global...

Local wines are best in the west

Wines produced at Swindon's nearest vineyard are among the best in the west – and that's official.

At the annual awards of the South West...

Sainsbury’s recalls croissants because that could trigger deadly allergic reactions

Supermarket giant Sainsbury's has issued an urgent recall on its in-store bakery All Butter Croissants - because they contain nuts that could trigger deadly...

Consultations seek views on gambling and street trading

Swindon Borough Council is seeking people’s opinions on its gambling and street trading policies.

Two public consultations have been launched with the aim of ensuring...

Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, Lidl and Iceland follow Aldi in recalling potential deadly frozen veg

After an earlier recall by Aldi, major supermarkets joined in issuing a recall on over fourty products after a deadly bacteria outbreak which has...

Aldi recall frozen vegetables after deadly listeria outbreak

Aldi have issued a product recall on a number of frozen vegetable products because of a bacteria outbreak that has claimed the lives of...

Some like it hot!

It’s going to be a scorcher as Swindon Chilli Fiesta returns for the 5th year in a row, guaranteeing even more chilli madness!

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Armed Forces Day 2018: Don’t forget your free breakfast or carvery

Military personnel, serving troops, reserves, veterans and cadets are being reminded that Toby Carvery Swindon, and other branches across the UK are offering them...

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Had your say yet? PCC wants your views on local policing

A public consultation about a proposed increase in the policing part of council tax has reached the halfway point.
Wiltshire and Swindon Police and Crime...

Swindon & Wiltshire Pride confirms its return this year!

The most colorful, inclusive party in town is set to return to Swindon once again after taking a break last year. The LGBTQ+ festival...

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Swindon CCG appoints interim Clinical Chair

Dr Sarah Bruen has been appointed as the interim Clinical Chair of Swindon Clinical Commissioning Group.

A GP with more than 10 years’ experience of...

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Clinical Chair of Swindon CCG steps down from role

Dr Peter Mack has resigned from the position of Clinical Chair at Swindon Clinical Commissioning Group with immediate effect.

The decision to step down from...

WAA drive ahead with Swindon Town FC partnership

A partnership with Swindon Town Football Club will result in a new look and purpose-built Rapid Response Vehicle (RRV) for Wiltshire Air Ambulance.

The League...