Latest Swindon News

Swindon's Grim Sickers bags music deal with rapping legend

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 14:02
PAUL Dowman, better known as rapper Grim Sickers, is on cloud nine after sealing a deal with The Streets frontman Mike Skinner to release a track under his record label.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Parish thrilled as kids' play parks set for revamp

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 13:32
KIDS in North Swindon must have been in Santa’s good books this year as three play parks in the area are set to be completely revamped in time for Christmas.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Town gearing up for festival finale event

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 13:17
IT only comes around once every four years, and this weekend the organisers of the Highworth Festival are ensuring the finale is one to remember.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Rachel Atherton: 'I don't need an Olympic medal'

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 15, 2016 - 13:14
Briton Rachel Atherton says she no longer "needs the validation of an Olympic medal" after a historic downhill mountain bike year.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

A361 reopened following accident on Bishops Cannings crossroads

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 12:41
A SERIOUS accident on the A361 has closed the road on the edge of Devizes.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Police hunt cyclist who snatched man's bank card

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 11:55
WILTSHIRE Police are appealing for witnesses after a man had his bank card snatched from him in Swindon town centre.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Even more people back in work, latest figures show

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 11:00
MORE people in Swindon are back in work than last month, the latest figures from the town’s Job Centre have shown.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Justin Tomlinson faces suspension for Wonga report leak

BBC News & Sport | Swindon - September 15, 2016 - 10:55
Former Conservative minister Justin Tomlinson faces a two-day suspension from the Commons for leaking a draft committee report.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Justin Tomlinson apologises to MPs over Wonga report

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 10:14
JUSTIN Tomlinson has made an emotional apology to his fellow MPs after he was criticised for sharing a confidential report with payday loan firm, Wonga.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Insurance firm lined up for industry award

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 09:41
Be Wiser Insurance, which has a major office in Swindon, is celebrating news that it has been shortlisted for two awards in the prestigious Insurance Brokers Awards.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

More mothers facing office discrimination

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 09:38
Helen Lucas, a solicitor in the Employment law team at Royds Withy King in Swindon and Marlborough, explores the findings of a new report into pregnancy discrimination in the workplace and offers advice to Wiltshire’s employers and employees.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Romesh’s world view

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 09:33
ROMESH Ranganathan is back with a new show exploring the rationality of his worldview – and proclaiming it as the only valid one there is. Irrational sees the comic examine the issues close to his heart, and explain why everybody else is wrong about them. The last two years have been incredible for Ranganathan with his two critically acclaimed Edinburgh Festival shows, Rom Wasn’t Built In A Day and Rom Com being nominated for the coveted Edinburgh Festival Awards for Best Show 2014 and Best Newcomer in 2013.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Circus skills take centre stage in saucy show

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 09:33
THE boys from Forbidden Nights have notched up more than 47 million YouTube hits for their audition video when they appeared on TV’s Britain’s Got Talent.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Friends’ new comedy

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 09:27
MARION SAUVEBOIS speaks to four pals who had production based on them
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Wormhole's World: Sad farewell to Fabric

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 09:19
Joe Theobald aka Dj Captoan Wormhole look at all things vinyl
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Special bond helps inspire author’s granny heist story

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 09:15
WHEN David Walliams was a boy, he used to sit captivated at the knees of his two grandmas as they spun him tales of their lives. The youngster was amazed at how dramatic and exciting their experiences of World War II had been.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

No ordinary magic man

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 09:12
Pete Firman tells MARION SAUVEBOIS how he combines offbeat illusions with off-the-wall humour
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Sounds Around Town with Dave Franklin

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 09:10
IN ancient times people would look for favourable portents or past indications of success before making big decisions.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

No smoke without fire...

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 08:59
BEEP.... beep.... beep... beep.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

We will take action if mistakes are made, says council chief

Swindon Advertiser | News - September 15, 2016 - 08:49
We are trying to rebuild an aircraft in flight without losing any passengers.
Categories: Latest Swindon News
Syndicate content