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Pic By Dave CoxJami.Lydiard Park Academy school focus..Pic - Clive Zimmerman - principal.Date 18/9/14. (42272655)

GCSE results in Swindon continue to fall

Jo Allen and Craig Nottage with Swindon South MP Robert Buckland and Cameron Smith and Kim Smith at the grand opening of Rota Motus in the town centre. Picture by Dave Cox.

VIDEO: MP puts his balance to the test at new town centre business

Swindon CID are keen to hear from anyone who may have seen the attack  in Colbourne Street, near Tesco Metro and Go Outdoors

Man, 69, taken to hospital after attack by trio

Three arrests were made after a Pinehurst home was searched by police

Three drug arrests after Pinehurst search and 5 other police incidents

Great Western Hospital

'Legal high' MPA blamed for GWH admissions is banned

Lennon with some of the Christmas gifts on sale at the Stratton Education Centre. Picture by Thomas Kelsey.

Students show they have what it takes to be Alan Sugar's next apprentice

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning of high winds for the weekend

We're in for blustery weekend - Met Office issues yellow weather warning

Council leader David Renard

Council leader reluctant to dip into reserves to fund services

VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Danny Boyle rejects Bond rumours as he preps Trainspotting sequel

VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Danny Boyle rejects Bond rumours as he preps Trainspotting sequel

Jonathan Banks

Life after Breaking Bad by Jonathan Banks

BHS in Swindon this morning. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

VIDEO: Black Friday: 50-inch TVs are the day's big hit

Asda dropped the price of fuel today despite saying it wouldn't take part in Black Friday

Asda drops price of fuel despite Black Friday 'boycott' pledge

Shoppers as GAME as the doors open in Swindon this morning. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

Game on - but Black Friday off to slow start in Swindon

Great Western Hospital

Colleagues' children were threatened, claims former GWH supervisor

An artist's impression of how the new development could look.

Plans for 10 new shops off Thamesdown Drive to be unveiled

Bradley Rollings, who died on Tuesday

Former Nova Hreod pupil dies after nightclub fall

Charice, left, and Amberstasia Gassmann

Mum knifed after Charice Gassmann shouted about being ‘done for murder’

Black Friday bargain hunters have put websites under pressure

Black Friday: Websites struggle to cope as bargain hunters look online

Ahead of Santa's Christmas Adventure at the Arts Centre, Santa's elves delivered advent calendars to children at Hop, Skip and Jump. Picture by Dave Cox.

Santa's elves make Christmas a little sweeter for deserving children

Deputy mayor of Swindon Eric Shaw with the lower school illustration competition winners.

Winners of Swindon Youth Festival of Literature announced at closing event

The first stretch of electric lines were installed by Network Rail earlier this month west of Reading between Pangbourne and Tilehurst

Disruption warning as overnight works planned for electric pylon installation

The planning inquiry for the building of 100 homes at Berkeley Farm at the civic offices in Swindon. Picture by Dave Cox

Inquiry into 100 homes bid at Berkeley Farm comes to a close

Banned driver Chris Wilson was caught behind the wheel for the second time in three months

Banned driver caught behind wheel for second time in three months

Jason Smith was warned at Swindon Crown Court he faces a jail term

Jail warning to man who drove getaway car at police

Diggers at Whitehall Stream this week

Bringing wildlife back to Swindon stream with £15k boost

Lolita Reid stole thousands of pounds from a 91-year-old woman while acting as her care worker

Fraudster convinces judge she can't sell second home to repay dementia victim, 91

The 26th Swindon Gang Show at The Wyvern Theatre

Curtain up on 26th Swindon Gang Show

We are delivering on our promises, says MP

We are delivering on our promises, says MP

TV chef James Martin

Sweets for my sweet from TV Chef James Martin

The interior of Kenzo, with its cobalt blue glow;

Food infused with flavour at Swindon's Kenzo 72

Simon Rhodes

Try taste of succulent smoked fish and you'll be hooked

Slick new stall at farmer's market selling olive oil from Crete

Smooth new stall at Swindon farmer's market selling olive oil from Crete

Head chef Paul Winch

How to... make Christmas pudding

Headteacher, Naomi Clarke and children from St Mary’s Church of England Primary School.

Developer donates storytelling chair to local primary

Rudi’s staff members Katie Forrester and Dan Berry

Bar classics from a bustling eaterie

The scene on Croft Road this afternoon

Car flips onto roof after phone box crash

Chancellor George Osborne

Council tax could rise by £50 following Autumn Statement

Robert Stredder's fire juggling act has been dropped from the Old Town Christmas lights for the first time since 1988

Fire juggling dropped from Christmas lights switch-on for first time in 26 years

Will Young at The Oasis in Swindon on Wednesday night.

REVIEW: Will Young at The Oasis, Swindon

Jessica Dimino has been spared jail for violently attacking a teenage love rival

Mum attacked love rival, 17, after sending threatening Facebook message

Wireless project could lead to fibre in North Swindon, says Will Harnden, the chief marketing officer of UK Broadband

Wireless project could lead to fibre in North Swindon, says boss

The ginger tom in his make-shift bed at the B&Q warehouse off Highworth Road in Swindon.

Ginger tom strikes up unlikely friendship with men in orange uniforms

Church View Nursing Home in Rainer Close, Stratton

'Inadequate' care home must raise quality, says CQC

Tom Rogers during a visit to Sydney in a picture supplied by his family

Rogers family thank for help in coping with tragedy of Tom's death

Swindon's Great Western Hospital

'I didn't ask for gold chain' - GWH supervisor in bribery allegations tribunal breaks down

Lorraine Bourne and co-defendant Dennis Boorman

Council debt collector accused of taking £50k from man in 90s

Unhappy business owners Jim Parry, Danny Wilson, Steve Law and Gaza Mazzotta. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

Bruce Street Bridge delays threatens local business

Members of the GMB protesting outside Marks and Spencers in Swindon.

Campaigners fight the housing crisis in Swindon

Prospect Hospice community fundraiser Amy Francombe, left, with staff from the Royal George pub

Purton pub’s first beer festival brings big boost for Prospect Hospice

Potential buyers checks out some of the gems on offer Pictures: DAVE COX

Bidders splash the cash in Swindon auction


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