Saturday, March 23, 2019

Food News

Urgent product recalls issued by Food Standards Agency and Trading Standards

Asda, Aldi, Waitrose, Lidl and Boots have issued urgent product recalls after being advised by Food Standards Agency and Trading Standards that the products in...

Zero-rated Swindon restaurants to be removed from Just Eat delivery service

Just Eat is set to remove Swindon's zero star takeaways from its website as part of a nationwide food safety improvement programme with a...

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...

Drugs, equipment and trainers seized following raid in Swindon

Drugs, electronic equipment and trainers have been seized following a raid in Swindon this morning.

Officers from the Swindon South Community Policing Team, supported by...

Bauhaus man offers Thoughts and Prayers for these troubled times

It’s an obvious subject for any right minded creative to write about, especially as I sit here to pen this review the day after...

Swindon Police Cadets raise £1604 for local homeless charity

Volunteer Police cadets in Swindon have celebrated their fundraising activity for the year in their annual attestation ceremony which took place last Thursday 14...

Dragon Welding release anagrammatical debut album

The title might suggest that I have downloaded the wrong music file and am attempting to write a review of a supercar chop shop...

All aboard for a morning of railway memories

People with dementia will get the chance to unlock memories from Swindon’s industrial railway past this Friday.

The STEAM Museum will play host to people...