DETAILED plans on the transport plan for the major Eastern Villages development have gone out to consultation ahead of the first stages of work.
SCHOOLS all over Wiltshire are being encouraged to join St John Ambulance’s Big First Aid Lesson Live, next month.
PRIME Minister David Cameron has recognised the achievements of a mother and son who raised £20,000 in memory of 11-year-old Daniel Climance.
AGEING gas pipes underneath Old Town will be replaced by Wales & West Utilities later this month as part of a £30,000 five week project.
GUESTS at the Old Post Office in South Marston are likely to be greeted with a hug and if they are lucky, a solo performance of their favourite operatic aria over breakfast.
POLICE have issued a Polish version of their latest appeal for information after the death of Grzegorz Beyer.
A MAN on early release from prison is back behind bars after he was caught breaking into a house and held until police arrived.
A SINGING florist got the surprise of her life when she was stitched up by her family and appeared on a national TV show,
IF your liver fails, you have 72 hours before you die. That's a fact Swindon's Kelvin Marshall was only too aware of when he needed a liver transplant.
EFFORTS by council staff to help new parents have been recognised by UNICEF UK who have given Swindon special accreditation.
ROYAL Wootton Bassett’s town crier had plenty to shout about last weekend, as town criers from across England and Wales gathered for a unique event.
A MAN who is accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a little girl is to face trial by judge and jury.
BIG sister Nikki Wardle is so determined to give her seriously disabled brother a holiday she organised a special fundraiser for him.
PASSENGERS wanting to take a bike with them on First Great Western mainline routes will have to book in advance from today.
A new rule comes into force for train passengers travelling with their bicycles on some Great Western Railway (GWR) services.
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INTERNATIONAL event The Ride Of Silence will be coming to Swindon on Wednesday.
A COUNCIL worker who cheated taxpayers out of more than £66,000 has been jailed for two years.
A MOTHER of five has spoken of how harsh experiences during her own childhood inspired her to become a foster carer.
A clock presented to the greatest Open golfing champion ever is sold at auction for almost double its estimate.