BY his own admission, Sunday night was Tom Odell’s first time performing at a swimming pool, but he told a packed-out Oasis Leisure Centre that he hopes it won’t be his last.
TRIBUTES to soldiers killed in the Afghanistan conflict will be laid at the official opening of the Royal Wootton Bassett Field of Remembrance on Thursday.
CAMPAIGNERS petitioning to save Park Library are urging decision makers to listen to their concerns at this week’s council meeting.
A LAUNCH event to be held tomorrow will mark the official start of the new £3.9m Building Bridges Programme for Swindon and Wiltshire.
THE last thing Jeremy Anderson remembers about May 4 was sitting down to have his lunch at his desk.
Donald Trump has vowed to be a 'president for all Americans' after pulling off the biggest upset in US presidential history.
A MAN aged 25 was arrested and a knife with a 12ins blade was confiscated after police were called out to trouble at The Club in Cricklade late on Sunday night.
A BEDFORD bus and a VW Polo were involved in a crash on the B4042 outside Highgate Farm near Brinkworth at lunchtime yesterday.
POLICE dogs from Wiltshire joined forces with canine colleagues from around the UK to film a video for a song that will raise money for a young boy fighting a rare bone cancer.
THE lasting legacy of an angling club chairman has benefitted even more people after the bench his memorial replaced found a new home at the Hydrotherapy Pool.
HAVING discovered that church kneelers made excellent hockey pucks down the central aisle when turned upside-down, while hymn books made an almighty crash when dropped face down, Chris Riddell’s mother realised the now Observer cartoonist needed something more creative to occupy him during his father’s sermons.
A SWINDON nutritionist has given her expert advice to anyone wishing to improve their diet this winter.
A GROUP of teenagers put their lives at serious risk according to police after a video emerged online of them scaling some of Swindon’s highest buildings.
Three adults and a young child are in a life-threatening condition after a severe fire at a house in Swindon.
THE boss of German car giant BMW has said the company is in a position to wait out Brexit negotiations before making any decisions on UK investment.
THREE jockeys have reportedly been arrested over the alleged rape of an 18-year-old woman at a party.
Treadmills for astronauts all part of care in new state-of-the-art MS centre
PENSIONER Robert Berry says he and fellow residents at Fitzwarren Court take their lives in their own hands every time they need to catch a bus.
A MAN will appear before the crown court accused of being in possession of indecent images of children.
THE famous Coca-Cola Christmas truck will be visiting Swindon on Saturday, November 26.