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Bowood House - see police dogs in action this weekend

7 things to do this weekend in and around Swindon - August 1-2

The friends and family of Mick Daniels gathered for his funeral yesterday

Fond farewell to popular former publican Mick Daniels

From left, Royal Wootton Bassett mayor Ian Ferries, publicans Jon Pennycott and Phil Thompson, manager Kirstie Mingham, and Town Crier Owen Collier at the official reopening of The Cross Keys

Pub rises from the ashes bigger and better than ever

Joyce and Brian Healey celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary

Diamond day for loving couple

Pat Geeny Wiltshire Police's former chief constable

Former police chief Pat Geenty evades misconduct allegations while two officers face questions

Gloucester Crown Court

Disastrous Valentine's Day date ends with extinguisher attack on pensioner

Luke Jackell was jailed for nine years

Man jailed for nine years for rape of girl he met at a party

Matthew Symonds

UPDATE: Exact details of Matthew Symonds' death will remain a mystery, inquest hears

Sean Davis

Jailed: Man who injured neighbour in air rifle shooting

Increased parking charges at GWH have been described a 'morally wrong'

Nurses angry at GWH parking charges levied to build new car park

Dean Allen, who is appealing for the owner of the dog which attacked his pet Honey, to come forward, after he has been left with vet's bills for her injuries

Man in appeal to owner of dog that attacked his puppy

Swindon Designer Outlet, which will be linked to the town centre by a new shuttle bus service

Free shuttle bus for shoppers

Julie Bremner with Jamie

Foster mum speaks of her dream career

Police are concerned about the increased use of ‘laughing gas’ canisters in Swindon

Police issue warning over dangers of ‘hippy crack’ as sharp rise in use reported

Luke Jones

Police appeal over wanted man with Swindon links

Judith and John Woodget

Funeral for Intel boss and wife who died in A303 crash

Travel and weather round-up: Friday, July 31

Travel and weather round-up: Friday, July 31

Swindon Breastmates offers help and advice

Swindon mums champion breastfeeding benefits at Big Latch On

A new Hitachi train sporting the FGW re-branded logo

Deal is signed for high-speed trains

SOMETHING FISHY: Clam up about mussels

SOMETHING FISHY: Clam up about mussels

Justin Tomlinson MP for North Swindon

OPINION: UTC encourages its students to have strong work ethics

Market manager Kardien Gerbrands

OFF TO MARKET: Baking up a French connection

Bedlam Brewery India Pale Ale, available from butlers-winecellar.co.uk.

Cheers for the beer - we sip the latest craft offerings

Jason Atherton.

Sweet taste of success for Jason Atherton

Ann Sherwood is a home baker which she has as a small business..Picture: Dave Cox.

Sweet dreams are made of this...

Caroline Peyton, a nutritional therapist at the Wellbeing Centre, Old Town, with Marion Sauvebois. Picture by Dave Cox

Food for thought - Caroline Peyton is quizzed by Marion Sauvebois

Stuart Harrison 19/8/13Chefs Table. Manager of the Sun Inn at Coate pictured with some food. (33327290)

PUB CRAWL: The Sun Inn

Old Town Thai head chef Pakkamon Johnson, whose food has been going down a storm

A hot new venue in Old Town... but you can say no to chilli

Head Chef Russell Hunt,

How to make...

Protesters campaigning against Taylor Wimpey’s plans to build homes at Lydiard Park

Developer vows new homes will not join up Swindon and village

The Cross Keys in Royal Wootton Bassett has been restored

Landmark inn to officially re-open this afternoon

Gloucester Crown Court

Man slashed cousin with barber's razor in row over kebab van

From left, Rachel Howcroft and Ogbourne Downs club captain Steve Howcroft with Kevan more than £1,200 for the Alzheimers Society

Golfer’s triple drive raises cash for Alzheimers cause

Alex Legg has got her life back on track thanks to the Prince's Trust

Teen says Prince's Trust put her life back on track

London commuters are attracted by Swindon’s affordable property prices

London commuters snapping up Swindon properties

Staff with donated books at the Swindon head office of WH Smith during an event to launch the Big Readcycle initiative in aid of Marie Curie

Book in for Readcycle and help fund end of life care

Producer Sherylee Houssein and director Gurchetan Singh, who worked on the Create film

Charity film breaks silence over child sex abuse

Donna Redshaw with the award she won for Best Virtual Assistant in the South West

Donna's set for national finals as top 'virtual assistant'

Police want to speak to this man in connection with the theft of a laptop computer from New College

Do you know man caught on CCTV after laptop theft from New College?

Pete Case with deputy mayor Eric Shaw and Councillor Nick Martin at the new £60,000 skate park which was opened in Rivermead today. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

West Swindon's £60k skate park finally opens

Jahmene Douglas pictured with his mum Mandy Thomas at the Asda Orbital centre to sign copies of his first album

X Factor star Jahmene's mum pens tell-all memoirs

Budget cuts won't prevent Wiltshire Police from responding to burglary incidents. Picture posed

Police vow to probe burglaries despite budget cuts

Matthew Symonds' body was found on August 1 last year.

Swindon man's body found among crushed rubbish after two days, inquest hears

More jobs for Swindon as Argos launch digital service

13 more jobs for Swindon as Argos launch digital service

Two lanes of the A419 were closed following a collision involving a lorry and a caravan. Picture by Thomas Kelsey

UPDATE: A419 clear after lorry and caravan collision

The Co-Op targeted by thieves in the early hours of the morning

Cigarette thieves smash way into Highworth's Co-op store

Former Wiltshire Police chief constable Pat Geenty and Angus Macpherson, Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon

UPDATE: Crime commissioner contacts IPCC over investigation into Wiltshire's former police chief

Police at the scene of the rave at the River Ray Industrial Estate earlier this year

Four deny attacks on police at a rave

Plans go on show at The White Hart pub Picture: Dave Cox

Berkeley Farm application goes to inquiry

Young Liverpool fan Joseph Beavis at home with his dad Lee. The family have delayed their holiday to Majorca so Joseph can see his team play at Swindon on Sunday

Family delays holiday after eight-year-old fan is picked to be mascot for Reds

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