PARENTS of children at a Swindon school were stunned when they were sent an email that revealed the names of all the children receiving free school meals.
A life-size replica of a "legendry" bull elephant from northern Namibia has been unveiled in a garden in Wiltshire.
A farmer whose cows trampled a walker to death is given a suspended prison sentence after admitting health and safety failings.
A LEARNING disability charity targeted twice by burglars earlier this year is celebrating after winning an £840 grant to help its members earn catering qualifications.
WILTSHIRE Police is appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted at a nightclub in Swindon.
BUSINESSES in Swindon have been handed a special award for the excellent service they provide for people with hearing difficulties.
CHRISTMAS bells were jingling in Stratton on Friday as the annual fair brought a spot of festive cheer to the parish.
A MAN from Swindon has been charged with 18 accounts of criminal damage after graffiti was sprayed on a number of properties in the town centre.
POLICE are appealing for witnesses following an armed robbery at the Costcutter store in Cheney Manor Road.
A CAMPAIGN to raise £20,000 for Wiltshire Air Ambulance’s new flight room has achieved its goal.
THE clock is ticking for a silent charity auction in aid of Ainslie's Pavillion which ends at midnight on Sunday, December 11.
LIBRARY protestors taking part in Saturday’s ‘day of action’ were buoyed by the news that the issue of Swindon’s future library provision has caught the attention of politicians in Westminster.
THERE is some hubbub in one of TWIGS Community Gardens’ polytunnels. Users are huddled around an apple press, heads craned in expectation as a handy helper twists a crank, squeezing out a steady drip of fresh juice.
POLICE investigating a series burglaries in Royal Wootton Bassett have arrested a man.
LYDIARD Park was transformed into a sea of red and white yesterday as hundreds of runners gathered to take part in the fifth annual Santa Fun Run.
A WOMAN who walked into a police station to hand over scores of deals of hard drugs she had been selling on the streets has been given a suspended jail sentence.
A VAN driver whose vehicle collided with a pensioner, who died as a result of her injuries, in Swindon has admitted causing her death by careless driving.
FIGURES from the worlds of politics, the arts and the wider community gathered in the village of Liddington yesterday for the much-anticipated unveiling of a very special sculpture.
AN Indian restaurant at the centre of a row about hygiene ratings has been dealt a further blow after inspectors gave them just two out of five following their latest visit.