Swindon Local, Business News and What on Wiltshire

How to research your World War One ancestors

Military historian Bob Lloyd to host talk at Central Library... read more


Lloyd named one of UK's best service advisors

Swindon Pebley Beach worker makes nationwide final and shines in Dragon's Den-style competition... read more


Council host sessions over Bruce Street Bridges fears

SBC project team on hand to answer questions from residents and commuters about roadworks... read more


Warrant issued after accused burglar fails to show at court

Daniel Melhado was due to enter plea over Victoria Road robbery


County crime rate down, but sex offences up by 18%

Wiltshire's crime rate is sixth lowest nationally after 1.25% fall


Swindon's John Lewis in Christmas recruitment drive

At home store looking for 17 new members of staff over festive period


Jail for alcoholic who raped and 'nearly killed' house guest

Kai Connolly given four-and-a-half years


Dealers throw bags of heroin from car during police chase

ilan Dunster, Channon Barclay, 21 and Michael Turner jailed


Swindon charity campaigner honoured at House of Commons

Christina Perkins commended for thrombosis work


Burglars raid garage...for a racing kart and tyres

Police in plea for information following robbery


Fire service offering new apprenticeships

Four roles revealed with county brigade


Fraudster tried to buy new car with housemate's credit card

Victoria Grieve escapes jail due to traumatic upbringing


11 things to do around Swindon this weekend

A weekly guide to help fill your diary


Tadpole Farm Village launched in North Swindon

New 1,700 home development open

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Help police track down 'cowboy' builder

'Mr Ali' wanted after failing to complete building job


Swindon game shortlisted for major award

Victory at Sea up for TIGA gong


Arkell’s to launch Remembrance Beer to mark WW1 centenary

'Old Contemptible' sales to help poppy appeal

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Man posed as water board worker in distraction burglary

Police release edit of suspect who left empty handed

Swindon Scene


LPA to host celebration of iconic photographer Duffy

Tickets still available for Lawn event


Follow in footsteps of Strictly stars at new class

It's launch night for FitSteps® in North Swindon


Look Pawfect and help a dog in need

A night of beauty in aid of pooches

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Life drawing places still up for grabs

Last few places available for art class


No loud bang fireworks at Swindon bonfire party

Saturday 25 October - Roves Farm


200 tickets for first-timers to see The History Boys at the Wyvern Theatre

Alan Bennett classic comes to town from 1 - 6 June 2015


Parlez-vous français? Let Swindon based French teacher help

Fun French learning in groups and through games


Swindon couples wanted for C4 Come Dine with Me

Cooking partners in crime needed


Russian State Ballet and Opera House® presents Swan Lake & Giselle

Wyvern Theatre, Swindon: Tuesday 28 October - Swan Lake, Wednesday 29 October - Giselle

Nearly new sale in aid of Swindon's Needy Dogs

Raising funds and finding homes for canines in need


Les Bruce Big Band Charity Concert

Saturday 27 September - Ellendune Community Centre