SWINDON’S MPs have welcomed the news that rates of unemployment in the town have plummeted.
A SWINDON model is enjoying more than a mere 15 minutes of fame as he currently stars in E4’s reality TV smash Coach Trip.
A PRIDE of Swindon winner has spoken of his joy at scooping last year’s award and is encouraging others to nominate for 2017.
PARENTS in Swindon will now be able to see how well their child’s school performed in last year’s GCSE and A-level exams as new national league tables were released yesterday.
Wiltshire Air Ambulance Ambassador Alan Dedicoat, broadcaster and who is known as the ‘Voice of the Balls’ on the National Lottery draw TV programme and is the voice of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC One, says: “Wiltshire Air Ambulance can mean the difference between life or death due to the speed of its helicopter and the highly trained crew on board. The new airbase will have improved operation and training facilities, enabling the team’s paramedics to provide the best possible care to critically injured and ill patients.”
WILTSHIRE Air Ambulance is priceless. You never think you will need them – I was one of those people,” said Shaun Fleming.
A welcome message from Richard Youens, President of Wiltshire Air Ambulance Charitable Trust
THE Wiltshire Air Ambulance charity’s aspiration was to find a site for a custom-built airbase which it would own as well as bring together the operational, fundraising and administrative teams.
RUGBY Union player Thinus Delport spent a day with students at Commonweal School recently as part of the Sky Schools Sports Project.
FOUR and a half years ago horse rider Suzanna Hext, 28, suffered life-changing injuries in a fall.
A SEARCH is underway for a missing Jack Russell puppy thrown from a car when it came off a bridge and overturned.
THE next generation of Vincent van Gogh’s and Pablo Picasso’s have been showing off their creative flair at Eldene Primary this week after pupils had a flying visit from a renowned art collector.
Losing passion for their own business at least once each year hits around a third of company owners in the South West, says a new survey.
TRAFFIC was halted on the M4 eastbound between junctions 17 and 16 because of a car fire.
A MAINTENANCE manager said he has had enough after his van was targeted numerous times by a thief who took £5,000 worth of tools and was captured on CCTV.
Trainer Liam Wilkins will appeal against his licence being withdrawn for the sparring session that put Nick Blackwell back in hospital.
SWIMMERS braved the freezing weather to take a dip in the icy waters of Cotswold Water Park on Saturday in an event which aims to encourage people to get into open water swimming.
THIS week Robert Buckland MP signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day.
ALL eyes were on the sky as a stunning sunset over Swindon last night caught people's imagination.
SCHOOLS in Swindon are again being asked to mark Holocaust Memorial Day this year.