AN appeal has been launched to help recover some of the losses faced by the Swindon and Cricklade Railway following a major fire last Friday.
THE last time Phillip Backway slept under canvas he was in the Scouts.
The Brunel Shopping Centre is now offering customers free wi-fi throughout the entire centre.
Sam Wylie-Harris discovers England's on sparkling form ahead of English Wine Week
PROPOSALS to convert unused land into retail space in North Swindon has been met with a number of objections.
Jersey Royals are back in season - and Jimmy Doherty couldn't be happier. The TV host and food fan tells Gemma Dunn why this humble root veggie deserves to be star of the show
WILTSHIRE Council has been severely criticised for failing to take action to prevent accidents on a particularly dangerous stretch of road.
A MAN has been given a suspended jail sentence after pleading guilty to two assaults and breaching a restraining order.
A TOWN centre nightclub that has struggled to survive in recent years is set to reopen on Friday, with a new name, for the second time in 12 months.
A GROUP of volunteers from Chiseldon have launched a campaign to raise £700 to save Eric, their beloved village sheep.
With more than 70 per cent of adults in Swindon now classed as overweight or obese, Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation is inviting local people to find out more about the growing issue at its next free health talk.
AN animal charity is offering barbecue safety tips after a brave rescue dog bit off more than she could chew.
NICKY Cusack is on her feet for hours in her job at a Swindon supermarket and she is hoping it will stand her in good stead when she tackles the Starlight Walk for Prospect Hospice next month.
Cat lover urges residents to keep eyes peeled for injured feline who has spent a week without treatment
RESIDENTS in Churchward are being urged to keep their eyes peeled for a cat with a suspected broken leg.
WREN Kitchens has come under fire from more dissatisfied customers following the Adver’s report a woman has been forced to sofa surf for weeks because of the delay in installing her new bathroom.
THE UK's largest independent Mitsubishi dealer group, CCR, has presented its annual awards to its top-performing dealers.
A pensioner is planning an African adventure after winning £25,000 with People’s Postcode Lottery.
CHILDREN were given the chance to try their hand at the sport of kings during a special lesson recently.
Swindon has always had a proud tradition of hard work, enterprise and innovation and the recent news from the job centre, confirming that the town is performing well when it comes to jobs, is further proof that Swindon continues to thrive, writes ROBERT BUCKLAND.