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Wellington Barn Wedding Show (5th October)

Nestling amidst the beautiful Wiltshire countryside in an area of outstanding natural beauty, luxurious Wellington Barn is surrounded by rolling hills and spectacular valleys: with breath-taking views...705

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South Marston Hotel & Spa Wedding Show (5th October)

The Mercure Swindon South Marston Hotel & Spa is dedicated to making your special day perfect and as individual as you are, and organising your special day begins from the very first moment you visit ...884

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Lydiard House Conference Centre (12th October)

Situated in the heart of the stunning Lydiard Park, in West Swindon, this beautiful wedding venue is a definite must see. We are running a special offer: Complimentary bar tab to the value of £200....484

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Swindon CAMRA Beer Festival (23rd October - 25th October)

This event is always hugely popular so make sure you get your tickets early!

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Psychic Fayre (2nd November)

Tarot Readers, Mediums, Therapists, Aura Camera, Trade Stalls etc. You can pre-book a therapy online at www.spirit-tarot.co.uk or come along and make your choice.

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Christmas at STEAM (6th December - 7th December)

Come and join in the festivities with a superb live choir, festive entertainment and a luxury Christmas Market.

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Swindon Scene Stories

Consultation starts into future of Fire & Rescue Service

Have your say on options for the future of Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service

Swindon attraction has a wide range of animals and insects to look at

Butterflies and so much more to see at Studley Grange Butterfly World

Popular children’s characters to visit Swindon town centre from 31 July

Poppy Cat, Peppa Pig and other well-known names will visit The Brunel shopping centre throughout the school holidays

Police to pilot new crime alert instant messaging system in West Swindon

West of the town one of four areas in Wiltshire where a new police messaging service will be launched in July.


Volunteers needed at Swindon & Cricklade Railway

With the imminent opening of third station at Taw Valley Halt new helpers are desperately needed

Become part of Edible Swindon

New group to become part of the Incredible Edible Network which is spreading across Britain.

Keeping Business Local

Swindon Interiors win contract to fit out the new Cineworld Complex at Regent Circus


fly2help and Gloucestershire Airport launch new aviation scholarship

October half term Aim High Scholarship opportunities for young people aged 14-18

The Midcounties Co-operative Community Fund open for applications in Swindon

Local community groups can apply for grants of up to £2,000

Swindon Council Broome Manor Golf Complex to swing into action for annual golf week

Week of activities for budding golfers including free family coaching sessions - Monday 21 July to Sunday 27 July


Swindon Sky Rides Fast-track Roger to Make Speedy Recovery

Free Sky Rides take place every Sunday across Swindon Borough until September


HND students graduate from New College

Students, family and friends gather for Higher Education Graduation Event

Support from Sainsburys for The Shop, in Cavendish Square, Park South

A year's worth of fundraising and awareness support from the store's colleagues and customers - launch day Friday 18 July.


Free family all nations together fun day in North Swindon

Saturday 19 July, Isambard School, Redhouse


Rider departs from Swindon hotel to break poverty cycle

Jeremy has his sights set on a 500 mile cycling endurance challenge in aid of Villiers Park Educational Trust's Scholars Programme


Summer Fete - Saturday 19 July

East Wichel Community Primary School & Nursery - 1pm to 4pm

Swindon Labour Councillors call for Golf Courses to not be transferred on Long-Term Leases

Amendment proposed at Full Council Meeting on Thursday 17 July

Swindon hearing aid users to make sure public venues are in the loop

Let's Loop Swindon volunteers undertake quality checks as part of Hearing Loop Awareness Week


Your Countryside Needs You

More volunteers needed to help out at successful tearoom at Richard Jefferies Museum

Great leaps in improvement for West Swindon school

Oliver Tomkins Primary School, Toothill, celebrates success in SATs.


GWP’s Peli Storm Case at core of Wiltshire’s buried memories

Time capsule full of artefacts and memories of Wiltshire buried at Core Festival

Rugby's Wooden Spoon Aids Disabled Athletes with £8,500 Wheelchairs Award

Disabled sportsmen and women in Swindon receive major boost from RFU charity - friendly wheelchair rugby match on Saturday July 13.


Hundreds enjoy Swindon Dragon Boat Races in fine weather

Fun for all the family at Rotary Club's fundraising event at Coate Water.

Children’s camp in North Swindon to provide parents with school summer holiday childcare

Hi5 Camp - Haydon Centre, Friday 25 July to Friday 29 August