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REWIND: what a smasher

REWIND: what a smasher

THIS grotesque image appeared on an Adver front page in late May of 1951.

12:43pm Tuesday 23 May 2017

Wake up and smell the history!

City of Truro

To mark Local and Community History Month in May, Swindon Heritage editor Graham Carter explains why he believes the town is the heritage capital of Britain and calls for action to capitalise on its potential.

11:51am Tuesday 9 May 2017

Mechanics' Trust unveils daring new vision for Swindon's railway village

Director of the Mechanics' Institution Trust, Daniel Rose Picture: Dave Cox

THE Mechanics’ Institution Trust unveiled its vision for the future of Swindon’s historic Railway Village before a packed house at the Central Community Centre last night.

6:30am Thursday 9 March 2017

Vision for Mechanics’ gathers more support

Daniel Rose, director of the Mechanics' Institution Trust, outside the Grade 2* listed building. Picture by Dave Cox

SWINDON Trades Union Council (TUC) has pledged it’s support to the Mechanics’ Institution Trust for its bid to transform its vision for the iconic building into reality.

5:18pm Monday 20 March 2017

Letters: Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Letters Wednesday, March 22, 2017

PLEASE keep your letters to 250 words maximum giving your name, address and daytime telephone number - even on emails. Email: letters@swindonadvertiser.co.uk. Write: Swindon Advertiser, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.

10:49am Tuesday 21 March 2017

Letters: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Letters: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

PLEASE keep your letters to 250 words maximum giving your name, address and daytime telephone number - even on emails. Email: letters@swindonadvertiser.co.uk. Write: Swindon Advertiser, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.

9:05am Tuesday 25 April 2017

Letters: Saturday, April 8 2017

Letters: Saturday, April 8 2017

PLEASE keep your letters to 250 words maximum giving your name, address and daytime telephone number - even on emails. Email: letters@swindonadvertiser.co.uk. Write: Swindon Advertiser, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BE. Phone: 01793 501806.

9:20am Monday 10 April 2017

Make Swindon's past part of future culture, say campaigners

Campaigners want to see the Mechanics’ Institute building used as a museum and art gallery. Picture: THOMAS KELSEY

A PETITION calling for historic buildings to be used as part of Swindon’s new cultural quarter is gathering momentum.

9:06am Wednesday 1 March 2017

Team behind new museum and gallery bid respond to petition

Trust Director Hadrian Ellory-van Dekker

PHASE one of Forward Swindon’s plan to turn the Carriage Works into a hub of tech firms, start-ups and the creative industries will get under way in May.

12:00pm Wednesday 5 April 2017

Letters: Tuesday, April 4 2017

Letters: Tuesday, April 4 2017

Israel is not for everyone

12:19pm Tuesday 4 April 2017
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