The RSPCA is appealing for information after two dead snakes were found dumped in a plastic box in Swindon.Read the full story ›
The tree is fully decorated but its small stature means it has gone unnoticed by many people.Read the full story ›
A animal carer from Swindon has a new guest at home this Christmas - a tiny fawn that she rescued after it was hit by a car.Read the full story ›
The leader of Swindon Borough Council has tweeted his disapproval of the schools that closed in Wiltshire this week after heavy snowfall.
David Renard said that that there were "no excuses" for closures due to staff shortages, as the roads in the town were "perfectly passable".
There are no excuses that so many Swindon schools are closed when the roads are perfectly passable causing huge inconvenience to parents
Around a hundred schools remain closed in Gloucestershire this Tuesday after the coldest night of the year, though more than double that were closed due to snowfall yesterday.
A warning that this article contains images and details which some readers may find distressing.Read the full story ›
Plans to build a 500,000 sq ft regional leisure scheme in Swindon have been given the go ahead.Read the full story ›
Lawyers said the delay of his delivery at the Great Western Hospital in Swindon in 2000 led to him having severe disabilities.Read the full story ›
Rail passengers travelling between Bristol Parkway and Swindon or Cheltenham this rush hour have had to put up with delays of up to 40 minutes due to a points failure.
It is affecting both Cross Country and Great Western Railway services.
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The points problem has now been resolved but National Rail Enquiries says passengers will still experience delays of up to 25 minutes until 11.30am this morning, 6 November.
- For more information, check theNational Rail Enquiries website
More than 400 jobs could go at Swindon Borough Council, as bosses tackle cuts and a growing demand for services.
The Conservative-run authority says it needs to save an estimated £30million in the next 30 months.
It said nearly half of the cuts will come from reducing the number of staff of its current workforce of 2,800.
There are still severe delays on the M4 Westbound this evening after an accident earlier.
It happened between Swindon and Chippenham - a car overturned in lane three against the central reservation.
Accident investigation work is underway.