WITH the start of another major international football, comes the bi-annual dilemma of how people can watch key matches taking place during working hours.
NINE people from Wiltshire have had to surrender their passports ahead of the European Football Championships.
STUDENTS from The Ridgeway School and Sixth Form College in Wroughton have raised more than £1,800 for Prospect Hospice.
A COURAGEOUS collie that survived being hit by a car is on the road to recovery - with the help of hydrotherapy.
RESIDENTS are being urged to make sure they have their say on an Old Town planning development which will be decided next week.
RECORDS are obviously the premier cru solution for the storage of recorded sound but I will admit they are not without their flaws, writes JOSEPH THEOBALD, AKA DJ Captain Wormhole.
A MUM working nightshifts has been fined for failing to ensure the regular attendance of her two children at school.
A FANTASTIC week of events for all the family kicks off on Saturday with the Old Town Festival, which promises an action-packed line up.
STUDENTS at Commonweal School were invited to come to the cabaret and watch their teachers tread the boards for charity.
'CHALLENGING’ is a word that has been used often in recent years to describe the council’s financial position.
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CALIFORNIAN Salym Sutton has styled a new life for herself after moving to Swindon to be with the man she loves.
WHEN Andy Hall joined a delegation of business coaches invited to Paraguay by the country’s new president as part of a campaign to transform attitudes, he had no idea what he would face.
A PEDESTRIAN died in a crash on the A4 at about 5.30pm near Savernake Hospital, Marlborough.
A MAN who threatened to burn down a doctors' surgery has appeared in court.
DIFFICULTY finding tenants to take over an empty shop have forced the owners to find a different use for the building as developers say the face of the town centre is changing.
HOMELESS hounds across the town have gained new support with the backing of a leading retailer.
FACING eight charges of theft a man has been urged to make the most of help to tackle his drug addiction after he narrowly avoided being sent to jail.
WHEN a man’s family suggested it was time for his friend to leave after following an afternoon of drinking he turned violent and pushed his wife.
PULLING out of her parking space at a garden centre in Wroughton a woman managed to destroy the front end of the car parked next to her without noticing.