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Syrian refugees Ali and Abeer who have moved to Wiltshire with their four-and-a-half month old son Baraa. Pic: Siobhan Boyle

Syrian refugees: our new lives in Wiltshire

VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Gong for Van Morrison

VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Gong for Van Morrison

Mina Guli

Mina's mission to run the deserts of the world

Wiltshire Air Ambulance

One woman dead and child airlifted to hospital following Foxhill crash

Matthew Hobin

WANTED: Public warned not to approach Matthew Hobin

Charging to park in parks

Charging to park in Swindon's Lydiard Park

Nikki Wardle with her warning letter from the council. Picture: Thomas Kelsey (55870749)

Penhill resident launches petition over lack of parking

Police at the scene of the crash in Tewkesbury Way today. Picture by Dave Cox

UPDATE: Wiltshire Air Ambulance airlifts motorcyclist to Southmead Hospital

Man, 78, dies after High Street collision

Man, 78, dies after High Street collision

Planning inspector Gareth Jones who gave Berkeley Farm planning permission

Council confirm Berkeley Farm legal challenge

Residents voted against the proposal.

Stratton St Margaret poll results revealed

Coun Fay Howard outside the Parks Children’s Centre in Goddard Park Primary School

Axe is poised over children’s centres

Bella Jo Jo in Wood street will be selling special Valentine gifts for dogs and cats. Pictured are Natalie Cini and Fruit Archer

Pampered Swindon pets set to receive Valentine's gifts

Police at Welton Road today. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

UPDATE: Area at Delta Office Park cordoned off - four arrests after police car rammed

Kingsdown School head teacher Wendy Conaghan said she has encountered problems recruiting staff, Photo: Thomas Kelsey

National teacher shortage felt in Swindon schools

Paul Kelly lecturer at Swindon College has won a competition to have a one on one masterclass with industry chef Thomas Leatherbarrow. Pictured, Paul Kelly with Thomas Leatherbarrow. Picture by Dave Cox.

Masterclass for Swindon College chef from Thomas Leatherbarrow

Chief Fire Officer for Wiltshire Simon Routh-Jones and Chief Fire Officer For Dorset Darran Gunter. Picture by Diane Vose.

Fire service agrees rise in council tax for coming year

The crash scene near near TK Maxx on Great Western Way yesterday. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

Great Western Way crash driver remains in custody

Swindon Borough Council's offices in Euclid Street

Council tax rise set to be approved by Swindon

Martin Roche

Were you one of the stars on this piece of history?

Swindon Crown Court (55807490)

Drug dealing mum spared jail 'by a whisker'

Will we see more BT Openreach vans in Swindon soon?

Hopes grow for BT fibre broadband in North Swindon

A TEENAGER was arrested last night after it was claimed he tried to drive a car down this flight of steps in Graham Street, Photo: Dave Cox

Teen arrested after car found at bottom of steps

Alan Wilson in Donetsk, Ukraine in 2012. (55852076)

Swindon fan goes from the County Ground to the continent

Stagecoach has put cupid cut outs on buses for its Valentines competition.Pictured are Dee Harries and Steven Dean

Love is in the air on Stagecoach buses for Valentine's Day competition

Romantic Valentine’s tipple

On the grapevine... Valentine chills and cheers

Healthy eating just got easier

Healthy eating just got easier, says blogger

Assembly at Eldene Nursery and Primary to celebrate the children raising £1358.28 for charity Riding For The Disabled Association. Photo: Dave Cox

Children at Eldene Nursery and Primary raise more than £1k for charity

Giant valentines card given to Wroughton Library. Picture Andrea Lawrence, Elizabeth Blanford, Lisa Kinghorn and Talis Kimberley-fairbourn..12/02/16 Thomas Kelsey

Librarians showed appreciation with giant Valentine's Day card

Kardien Gerbrands

Farmers' market offers Valentine doughnuts with strawberry and chocolate

Simon Rhodes

Put lobster on your menu for a Valentine dinner, says fishmonger

Justin Tomlinson MP for North Swindon

Let’s walk away from UKBN and invest in fibre broadband, says MP

Pupils tucked in to the Asian delights they were given during their Chinese New Year themed lunch.

Swindon pupils get up to some monkey business for Chinese New Year

Head chef Andrew Scott

How to make... Chocolate fondant for your Valentine

Jonas Lodge

New creative era rings in at gastro pub The Bell in Ramsbury

Swindon Central Library

What do you want from the library service?

The Pear Tree Hotel

VIDEO: Sublime food in stunning setting at the Pear Tree

The scene of the collision on Great Western Way.

Police officer hurt in Great Western Way crash - man arrested

Demolition work continues at the car park. Picture by Thomas Kelsey.

Demolition work continues at Wyvern Street car park

The cyclist was taken to the Great Western Hospital for treatment after coming off his bike

Cyclist taken to hospital after accident

Swindon-born shadow health secretary Heidi Alexander slammed Jeremy Hunt for forcing through a contract for junior doctors (55722390)

Swindon-born shadow health secretary slams Jeremy Hunt over junior doctors' contract

The A419 at Broad Blunsdon is blocked because of an overturned horse-box

UPDATE: Overturned horse box blocks A419

Karol Lyson

Drunken man who kicked stranger in the head walks from court

Children can sign up to social media accounts at various ages

Don't lie about your age online, police warn children

A anonymous donor gave Kyle Truman £400 towards his fairytale Disneyworld trip. Kyle pictured with mum Natasha Truman. Photo: Dave Cox

Mystery donor puts inspirational Kyle Truman £400 closer to fairytale Disneyworld trip

Swindon Magistrates Court

Parents fined over daughter’s head lice

Holiday Inn Express, Bridge Street.

Town centre hotel looking to expand

Planned budget cuts move to next stage

Planned budget cuts move to next stage

Stanley Banks, Ben Sheppard and Pamela J Forde. Photo by Josie Williams

Woman in distress so impressed by youngsters who went to her aid she wrote to head

Vito Mazzotta was stabbed repeatedly and nearly died

Using weapons always means severe penalty, warn police after stabbing sentencing

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