YOUNG carers are being encouraged not shun their education as there is a wealth of support out there to help them manage their responsibilities to loved ones while furthering their own skills.
WITH school out for summer, McArthurGlen Designer Outlet has opened its doors to an entire range of fun filled activities and entertainment for all the family.
The benefits of breastfeeding are widely known, but for little Alessio they were literally a lifesaver.
FROM paintings by Swindon artists to mementos from the GWR days, Wiltshire in 100 Objects puts the spotlight on our region’s rich history and thriving art scene.
JULY was another busy month for the county’s photographers, who have been out and about capturing the finest views on offer.
One thing that I am hugely passionate about is providing young people with opportunities and life chances.
A DISTRAUGHT mother has revealed she has been faced with a £22,000 bill to fly her hospital-bound son home from Bulgaria after he was taken ill while on holiday.
RESIDENTS in a Freshbrook street fear a patch of ground behind their homes is attracting fly-tippers because it is so unkempt.
JUST when the people of Swindon thought they had seen the last of overgrown grass at the roadside, a leading car hire firm has paid £15,000 to bring it back.
New research suggests that badgers do not transmit TB to cattle by direct contact.
A woman who drove a London gangster around Swindon as he peddled heroin and crack cocaine has walked free from court.
SEE, never judge a book by its cover, or an album for that matter.
TRY your hand at falconry, marvel at the agility of the dog displays and get all steamed up over classic cars, dancing tractors, steam engines, motorbikes, penny arcade, fairground organ and steam-driven galloping horses at the annual Gloucestershire Vintage and Country Extravaganza.
THE search is on to find a young Swindon dancer to join cast of the David Walliams’ hit shows Gangsta Granny on stage at the Wyvern Theatre this September.
STAFF in the emergency department at Swindon’s Great Western Hospital flagged up 121 separate 'unsafe' incidents in the first four months of this year, a report has revealed.
A GROUP of charitable teenagers ended an epic week of fundraising on Thursday with a sponsored head shave.
ARTISTS and photographers have been inspiring the public by putting their work on display in a temporary digital exhibition.
A RECOVERING alcoholic about to launch his new business has found himself banned from the roads after he was found behind the wheel of his new van while over the drink drive limit.
A FATHER-of-five with another on the way relapsed into heroin addiction and theft when things at home got stressful because of money woes, a court has heard.
WILTSHIRE Air Ambulance’s Superdraw jackpot of £25,000 has been won by a retired Swindon police officer.