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Swindon Crown Court

You're costing the public too much, judge tells curfew-breaking tagged burglar

Jailed: Two years for dad, 20, who lashed out at taxi driver

Scenes like this are on increase according to the latest figures. Picture by Trevor Porter

Fly-tipping on the increase

Swindon Railway Station

Travellers angry at timing of bank holiday rail strike

Catsbrain Farm, near South Marston.  Picture by Thomas Kelsey

Major retirement village set for approval

Janet and Dan Gurney pay their respects at the graveside of Squadron Leader Harold Starr in Swindon. Picture courtesy of Swindon Heritage

Salute to Battle of Britain hero Harold Starr on 75th anniversary of death

Robert Makgill

Body thought to be missing DJ found

Lee Averies

Averies brothers likely to face trial next year

The use of bailiffs in Swindon has increased according to a report which Swindon Borough Council does not accept

Charity highlights increase in bailiffs

Jon Palmer and Chris Cooper at Coombe Hill in the Chilterns

Are those really Choppers up here? Teachers conquer 87-miles of Ridgeway on 1970s bikes

Light traffic on the M4 this morning

Travel and weather round-up: Monday, August 31

Thames Avenue will get a zebra crossing

End of the road for Thames Avenue chicanes

Motorists set for disruption due to winter bridge closure

Motorists set for disruption due to winter bridge closure

Carl Hambidge with his father Danny Smith at the party in the Deer’s Leap pub, at which star Josh Kumra, inset, performed

Pop star makes accident victim's birthday special

Supt Charlie Armstrong.

New police commander takes over

Micky Kight drumming for The Humans in 1978, one of many Swindon bands of which he was a membe

Farewell Micky... a fighter to the end

Travellers turn up at Swindon railway station during the strike

Passengers endure weekend of strikes

April  with her arty photo frame

Streetfest fun for all

From left, Olwen Kelly and Miss Wiltshire, Nicole Cox, at the Women’s Aid fun day

Women's Aid group celebrates milestone

The crowds turned out in force for the Reggae Garden family festival at the Old Town Bowl last year

Reggae will bowl us over

The Great Western Hospital, whose trust says it is to no longer provide services for children and young people across Wiltshire

GWH Trust to end provision of services for children

Artist Alex Coppock-Bunce, who is taking part in Swindon Open Studios in September

Get lost in a world of artful creativity

Derek Hancock shows Teejan Sowe, seven, what to do at Coate Water,

Youngsters get hooked on fishing

From left, Daisy, Aaliyah and Ryan

Sun shines down for Penhill Haven's revamp

Missing Welsh teen thought to be in Swindon

Missing Welsh teen thought to be in Swindon

Thamesdown Drive from the air

Thamesdown Drive extension moves step closer

Swindon Crown Court

Samurai sword wielding teenager who threatened to kill girlfriend's relatives spared jail

Karla Edwards with her three children, Summer, Lacie and Bailey

Grieving mother fundraises for British Heart Foundation in honour of late husband

RMT members who work for First Great Western walk out for 72 hours from midnight

Rail disruption expected when three-day bank holiday strike starts at midnight

Swindon Crown Court

Failed asylum seeker who had thousands of pounds of cannabis to deal walks from court

Former Wiltshire Chief Constable Patrick Geenty with Police and Crime Commissioner Angus Macpherson

Police officers face misconduct hearings in wake of IPCC report into sexual abuse mishandling

Julian Beever puts the finishing touches to his shopping centre masterpiece Picture: THOMAS KELSEY

Swindon's masterpiece in shopping mall complete for festival

Couple tie knot in Pride and Prejudice themed wedding

Couple tie knot in Pride and Prejudice themed wedding

Police are concerned about missing Melissa Bowles

Police appeal over missing girl, 14, with Swindon links

Tadpole Farm principal Jane Leo, who will assist in establishing the school while remaining in her post.

New primary school to be led by Tadpole Farm principal

A fun day at Lydiard Park on Saturday celebrates Swindon Women's Aid's 40th anniversary

Fun day at Lydiard Park and other bank holiday weekend events

Zero-hours contracts are associated with employers such as McDonalds but Swindon Borough Council employs 618 people on the controversial contracts

More than 600 work for Swindon Borough Council on zero-hour contracts

Haydon Wick Parish council join organisations litter picking around Orbital. Pictured Carl Room, Kerry Switzer, Amanda Adam, Paul Booth and Jamie Turner (front )with group involved in the litter pick.26/08/15 Thomas Kelsey. (36702184)

Volunteers spike the litter menace on Swindon footpath

Theo Paphitis

Award winning market comes to Swindon school

Police warning over fears of sextortion

Don't be blackmailed: Police warn over online sextortion risk

Police call for witnesses in phone store fraud case

Police call for witnesses in phone store fraud case

John Cooper, former director of Cooper's Metals with his wife Diana

Thanksgiving service for former director of Cooper’s Metals


All change for buses over bank holiday with service changes from Tuesday

Take extra care this weekend, urges the ambulance service

Ambulance services urges drivers to take care on roads this bank holiday weekend

Harry Potter superfan Tina Davis during the BBC documentary with Harry Potter star Tom Felton

Now Draco Malfoy superfan Tina to appear down under

Watch the birdie

Take a selfie and win £100 to spend in Swindon

The Swindon group at Disneyland Paris.

Young Swindon dancers take centre stage in front of Disneyland Paris icon

Quintessential Baking by Frances Quinn,

Frances is quintessential style queen of cakes

Grapevine: Wine that's a chip off the old block

Grapevine: Wine that's a chip off the old block

Lotmead Farm and Cafe for Menu. Pictured cook Sue Meaden. 08/07/15 Thomas Kelsey. (31438657)

Sue simply relishes her farm shop

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