Moredon Primary School has been recognised for its work in teachers' professional learning by the General Teaching Council for England.
ROBINS reserves Manuel Hauzinger and Seb Alden, and Belle Vue's Billy Forsberg, have all withdrawn from tonight's meeting with injury.
DAVID Howell is in the chasing pack after a decent opening round at the £3million Barclays Scottish Open.
GIPSIES in Minety are the victims of North Wiltshire District Council hypocrisy, it was claimed at a public inquiry.
SWINDON Robins and Belle Vue Aces have tied 45-45 after a dramatic night of racing at Blunsdon.
WHEN Hazel May's dad, Jim Young, died in November, she was touched by the compassion and support she received from Swindon's Marie Curie nurses.
ART students celebrated their work in fine style during an award ceremony.
GREEN was the theme as youngsters at a Swindon primary school got to grips with an eco-friendly scheme.
IT pleases me to see that people are reading my column and seem to be discussing the issues I cover through the Swindon Advertiser's letters page.
A story published online last week by BBC news referred to a study claiming that eating too much tofu can lead to memory loss. The Vegetarian & Vegan Foundation (VVF) can reassure consumers of tofu that, based on all available evidence, the products…
I ADMIRE the work undertaken by Michael Wills MP, but am a little confused with his article on the NHS. I am not quite sure how the closure of a military hospital can be aligned to the building of the GWH, an NHS hospital, but feel sure some more…
WE would like to extend our thanks to all our friends and family who attended our celebration at Grange Drive Community Centre on Saturday, July 5, thanks also for all the donations given in aid of the Prospect Hospice.
WE all would like to know the motives of Swindon Gateway Partnership as they have submitted new plans to build houses near Coate very similar to those that they already submitted. The only difference is that they plan to build houses where the…
MY friend and I travelled to Swindon to see Bill Bryson at the Steam Museum following the postponement of his visit to the Wyvern Theatre.
TWO men have been arrested after a man was reported to be armed with a Samurai sword in Darnley Close, Swindon.
WITH hospital acquired infections a hot topic, the Great Western Hospital claims it is the cleanest it has ever been, thanks to modern methods and public support.
A WEST Wiltshire pub has been recognised as having the best food in the area by rail passengers.
Why not bring the family and come join in the carnival fun!
AN ANIMAL sanctuary is being swamped by injured creatures.
The last time I ventured into a Pizza Express was nearly ten years ago when I left with the impression that I could enjoy a pizza at home for a fraction of the price. However, times have changed, and my thrifty student mentality has faded.
CREDIT crunch fears will not stop the development of a site in West Swindon, a developer has claimed.
A MINISTER has asked Swindon MP Anne Snelgrove to investigate if Government employment support schemes are helping those most in need.
BELLE VUE number five Joe Screen will not feature in tonight's Elite League clash with Swindon Robins at Blunsdon after failing to recover from a shoulder injury.
THE dulcet tones of two more well-known Swindon broadcasters have joined the ranks of a community radio station.
EVER since it gave the world Diana Dors in the 1950s, Swindon has punched well above its weight in the entertainment industry.
SWINDON is being held up as a shining example for dealing with rape cases.
ADVER features editor Jaine Blackman recalls some of her most memorable clothes from the mid-seventies
THEY may sneeringly call it the decade that fashion forgot but there's no getting away from the fact that some very memorable looks were created in the 70s.
THE biggest royal event of the 1970s was the Silver Jubilee in 1977.
OF all the years of the 1970s, 1977 is perhaps the best remembered by anybody who was beyond infancy.
THE 1970s were a time of flux in Swindon, as they were in so many other major British communities.
SOME disillusioned soul once claimed that if the 1960s were a party, the 1970s were the inevitable hangover.
FLOODED families are so fed up with the recent bad weather they have taken matters into their own hands.
STRATTON CHURCHWAY have failed to retain their county Top Club title, writes DAVE EATON.
ROBINS reserve Manuel Hauzinger hopes his new carefree attitude' towards Elite League speedway will leave him holding all the aces against Belle Vue tonight.
DAVID Howell will play a game of mind over matter on the shores of Loch Lomond this week in his search for an elusive sixth European Tour title, writes GARETH MOORHOUSE.
A MAN scalded by his ex-girlfriend's mother described screaming in pain.
A BUS is causing traffic chaos in Wootton Bassett after breaking down on Skew Bridge.
RAILWAY historian Rosa Matheson paints an evocative portrait of holidays past in Trip - The Annual Holiday Of GWR's Swindon Works, when the Great Western Railway ruled in Swindon.
We lost cousins...
All I want is grandad...
PLANNING permission for two blocks of flats destined for one neighbourhood has been refused.
A SWINDON man died from a suspected heart attack before his car struck a lamppost in Marlborough.