ARRESTED for being drunk and disorderly in a public place a man then racially abused the police officer taking him into custody.
A MAN on a comedown from drugs found himself on top of a roof in Royal Wootton Bassett where he damaged the roof tiles, a court has heard.
THE heartbroken grandmother of Richard Roberts said their family is “broken” without him, as an inquest ruled he had taken his own life.
A MAN could hardly believe his eyes when he woke up to find a garage roof had blown off in the strong winds and smashed into his car.
MORE than 100 homes were without power in the Tanners Close area of Royal Wootton Bassett today.
LANE closures will remain in Queens Drive for the time being despite repairs to the burst pipe being completed.
TWO middle aged men, one from Swindon and the other from Scotland, have gone on trial today accused of 'very grave' rape and other sex offences against two young girls over a ten year period in Cirencester, Glos.
PUPILS from Beechcroft Infants School were given a taste of Asia when Connie’s Restaurant hosted a special meal to help them learn about Chinese New Year.
AFTER nearly 40 years in teaching, the headteacher at Ridgeway School hopes his students might consider a career in the profession he loves, as he prepares to bid farewell to them at the end of term when he retires.
POLICE have released CCTV images following a theft from a department store in Swindon.
TODAY'S severe weather is disrupting trains around the country and the high winds affecting departures and arrivals at Bristol Parkway are likely to have a knock-on effect on journeys between Swindon and London Paddington. Passengers should check…
THREE men have pleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm with intent following the stabbing of Vito Mazzotta last June.
WITH Valentine's Day just around the corner romantic couples might want to check out Morrisons at Dorcan Way, Swindon where they can pick up British Pacific Oysters for just 25p each - the price of an average cod fish finger.
LEDGENDARY reggae band UB40 will return to Westonbirt Arboretum this summer for a woodland set on June 18.
A CAR dealer who cheated customers out of thousands of pounds has been warned he could be facing jail.
THE doors of the Manchester Road Mosque were opened to the public on Sunday as part of the scheme to foster community relations.
PLANS are being made for the expected increase in primary school pupils in the borough over the next decade.
POLICE are appealing for information after a car was attacked in Royal Wootton Bassett.
WILTSHIRE Police has become the latest organisation to join the growing number of emergency service employers and associations showing their commitment to ending mental health stigma and discrimination in the workplace by signing the Blue Light Time…
SWINDON Wildcats netminder Stevie Lyle has been added to Great Britain's squad for this week's Olympic pre-qualifiers in Cortina.
THE Good Samaritan couple who went to the aid of a woman knocked unconscious in a hit and run say they were just doing what anyone else would do.
MOCCIA Sabrina Suddenly and tragically on Sunday 31st January 2016, aged 33 years. Beloved daughter of Louisa and the late Giuseppe Moccia, much loved sister of Leo, sister in law of Hannah, aunty of Luca and Francesca, fiancee of Michael O’Dea and…
MOTORISTS faced the prospect of flooded roads, rain and gales as Storm Imogen hit Swindon today.
A GULF War veteran who stored thousands of indecent images of children on his computer has been jailed for 16 months.
PAYNE Veronica (Ronnie) Those we love don't go away, They walk beside us every day. Love Paul
SWINDON Wildcats D-Man Callum Buglass said there were plenty of positives to take from their performance against Guildford Flames moving forward.
LAWRENCE Vigouroux is getting back to his best, according to goalkeeping coach Steve Hale.
MAYBE this wet-behind-the-ears Swindon Town team deserve a little more credit?
O CAPTAIN, my captain.
PALFREY Norman David It is with great sadness that I have to announce my darling husband's passing on Tuesday 2nd February 2016, after a short illness, a month before his 85th birthday. He will be loved and remembered by his wife Mary, sister…
PICKETT Pamela Lily 'Pam' Died peacefully after a short illness on 25th January 2016 at John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, aged 88 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Reg, loving mother to Dave and Alan and beloved sister of Brenda and Jim. Fondly…
TURNER Michael Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 27th January 2016, aged 76 years. Reunited with his wife Elizabeth, a much loved dad to Sara and Andrew, father-in-law to Nigel, and adored pappy to Meghan and Georgia. Special thanks to Dr Snook and…
GIBBS (Née Sansum) Mary Of Stratton St Margaret and formerly from Purton Peacefully departed this world on February 1st 2016 at the Prospect Hospice, Wroughton. A much loved wife to Ray and loving mum to Claire. Mary will be greatly missed, but…