Sunday, September 23, 2018

UK News

Have you seen this man?

Cricklade Road

Wiltshire Police are appealing for information from the public regarding the whereabouts of a wanted man.

Brian Tchenda, aged 22, from the North London area – predominantly Camden, Brent, Kilburn and Lambeth, is wanted on warrant by Swindon Crown Court.

He was due to appear in...

Launch of James and the Giant Peach themed adventure kit

To encourage children to explore Westonbirt Arboretum after school, Forestry Commission England has joined in partnership with Roald Dahl Story Company to create the most marvellous “forest adventure kit”. The kit will be launched on 13 September, Roald Dahl Day to celebrate the much-loved author...

Children’s charity Jessie May shortlisted for Tesco community scheme funding

Swindon-based children’s hospice at home charity Jessie May is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative.

Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier...

Family fun at Emergency Services Show

This year’s Emergency Services Show promises to be fun for all the family – including pet dogs!

Astute Canine Dog Club’s agility team will be running displays on the day, and visitors will be able to ‘have a go’ with their pets as well.

In agility,...

Nominate your best neighbour of 2018

Neighbourhood Watch and our sponsor Co-op Insurance has just launched a nationwide search to find and celebrate some of the best and most considerate neighbours of 2018!

We’re urging people to nominate the most deserving good neighbours and there is also an opportunity to put...

Get your ticket for this year’s Emergency Services Show

This year's Emergency Services Show takes place on Sunday 16 September, from 10am- 4pm, at Cotswold Airport, Kemble, GL7 6BQ (only 10 mins from Hullavington / M4 J17 / A429)
The Emergency Services Show (ESS) is the biggest outdoor show of its kind in the South West, showcasing local...

Expert advice on how to stay safe in the soaring temperatures

Experts at NHS Choices have also issued the following advice on how to stay safe in the soaring temperatures after news the heat warning issued by Public Health England has been extended.

- Avoid the heat entirely at its peak. If you’re vulnerable, don’t go out...