LABOUR must now unite if they are to become a party of government – that is the message from the leader of the party’s group in Swindon, Jim Grant.
HOLY Family Primary School is the latest school in Swindon to be presented with the Young Carer Award for supporting their young carers.
A WOMAN who hadn't had her eyes tested for ten years is now electing to have corrective surgery for a squint after a visit to the Vision Van that was parked up at Wharf Green this week.
A DRIVER has been jailed after he was caught drink driving for the second time while on a suspended sentence for a bladed article offence.
A CHILDREN’S charity has received an extra boost with the donation of £100 from the Wroughton Carnival Committee.
DRIVERS are being urged to avoid Broadbush this afternoon amid a large-scale gas leak.
CHRISTOPHER Halliwell has been sentenced to a whole life term for the murder of Becky Godden, following his conviction on Monday.
A FUNDRAISER in aid of terminally ill James Baker has been organised by a close friend who has also battled cancer.
A MUM whose teenage son died suddenly from a genetic heart condition has praised a leading NHS centre for its work in identifying patients at risk of developing heart disease.
ONE of Swindon’s most famous sons returned home yesterday to sign copies of his latest album at the Asda store whose shelves he once stacked.
FIRE chiefs have announced they have no plans to turn their backs on the newly formed cross-county border fire service - despite calls from the leader of Wiltshire Council to do so.
ONE of Britain;s next top model was the red carpet guest of honour at the launch of an award-winning town hairdresser’s brand new venture.
A "calculating and devious" taxi driver is handed a whole-life sentence for murdering 20-year-old Becky Godden, who disappeared in 2003.
A PAIR of Swindon filmmakers are set to launch a funding campaign to help take their debut film to international festivals.
THE council has agreed there will be no further reductions in funding for Dial-A-Ride, but recent cuts will not be reversed.
TWO Swindon College students cooked up a storm last night as they prepared an exquisite three-course meal before popping off to work in Rick Stein’s new Marlborough restaurant.
HERE is our seventh selection from the remarkable collection of pub photographs taken by Swindon photographer Mike Dolman in the mid-1980s.
THE lead detective in the Becky Godden murder enquiry says he is convinced that Christopher Halliwell is a serial offender and will pursue new lines of enquiry.
BECKY Godden’s heartbroken parents broke down as their victim impact statements were read out to the man convicted of killing her.
COUNCILLORS have decided against changing the status of their parish council to a town council.