Feed aggregator

Hedgehog heroes wanted

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 6, 2019 - 05:08
Wiltshire Wildlife Trust is calling on residents to become ‘hedgehog heroes’ by recording their sightings of the prickly creatures.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Old soldiers work to make memorial a pleasanter place

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 6, 2019 - 05:01
GARDEN OF REMEMBRANCE RE-DEDICATED
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Driving ban for Eldene man who totalled 'pride and joy' BMW in smash

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 6, 2019 - 05:01
A DRINK driver who crashed his BMW has been handed an 18 month driving ban.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Drunk breached terms of restraining order by sneaking into his parents' Wiltshire garden

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 6, 2019 - 05:01
A HOMELESS drunk broke the terms of his restraining order – by sneaking into his parents’ garden.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Man accused of sexual communication with 'child' and possession of indecent images

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 6, 2019 - 05:01
A PAEDOPHILE-accused has appeared in court charged with trying to engage a child in sexual communication, possession of child sex abuse images and assaulting a police officer.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Stalker swore at firm trying to fit curfew tag in his Swindon home

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 6, 2019 - 05:01
A STALKER woken up by workers sent to fit him with an electronic tag swore at the men and told them to go away.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

GUILTY: Swindon football coach tried to rape star player, 13, in toilet 30 years ago

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 6, 2019 - 05:00
A FORMER football coach who tried to rape his 13-year-old star player has been found guilty of attempted buggery.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

REVEALED: This is how many people have died of asbestos cancer in Swindon since 1981

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 6, 2019 - 04:34
SWINDON has one of the highest asbestos cancer death rates in the country, new figures show.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

DIVERSION: Here’s how to avoid the traffic on the A419 as police close road at Blunsdon

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 19:36
HIGHWAYS England has advised motorists travelling north on the A419 to Cricklade that they need to go via Purton.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

UKIP's Tommy Robinson faces jail after High Court contempt ruling

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 16:50
Tommy Robinson faces jail after being found in contempt of court by High Court judges for filming defendants in a criminal trial and broadcasting the footage on social media.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

UPDATE: Second pedestrian 'nearly hit' in Thursday's crash on Commercial Road

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 16:49
A PEDESTRIAN was left with significant bruising after he was struck by a Nissan Micra in Swindon town centre.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Thamesdown Drive reopened after incident

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 14:52
THAMESDOWN Drive is now open again in both directions after police attended an incident earlier this afternoon.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Emergency Services Show equipment stolen from Malmesbury Garden Centre

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 14:01
A PA system, belonging to The Emergency Services Show, was stolen from a locked container at Malmesbury Garden Centre last night.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Letters to the Editor: "It doesn’t require a brain surgeon to determine what is needed to correct the lack of telephone support"

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 14:01
PLEASE keep your letters to 250 words maximum giving your name, address and daytime telephone number - even on emails. Email: letters@swindonadvertiser.co.uk. Write: Swindon Advertiser, Unit 1 and 2 Richmond House, Edison Park, Swindon, SN3 3RB. Phone: 01793 501806.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Incident on Thamesdown Drive causes traffic chaos

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 13:45
An incident on Thamesdown Drive caused traffic to back up in both directions just before 1.30pm today.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Plans for new Fleming Way bus station moving forward

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 13:17
Swindon Borough Council has made it through to the next stage of assessment regarding a bid for funding.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Corston man has been sent to prison for 56 months for drug and weapon offences

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 11:44
A man has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison after pleading guilty to drug and weapon offences.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

John McCririck: Former Channel 4 racing pundit and Celebrity Big Brother contestant has died at the age of 79

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 11:12
Former horse racing pundit John McCririck has died at the age of 79.
Categories: Latest Swindon News

Tinie Tempah marries just down the road from Swindon

Swindon Advertiser | News - July 5, 2019 - 09:08
POP star Tinie Tempah stunned shoppers as he brought a town to a halt for his low-key wedding yesterday.
Categories: Latest Swindon News
Syndicate content