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Ogbourne residents save local village pub after two-year campaign

Ogbourne residents save local village pub after two-year campaign

Locals in Ogbourne St Andrew, near ...

Not Only Sofa's April - Sep 22
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Swindon & Cricklade Railway steams into 2022 with a whole host of events

Swindon & Cricklade Railway steams into 2022 with a whole host of events

The team at Swindon & Cricklade ...

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All Saints Church at Lydiard

Planned renovations aim to breathe new life into ancient Swindon church

The All Saints church in Lydiard ...

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Work to transform part of the Grade II Carriage Works in Swindon into a leading sustainability research facility has begun. Copyright: Anthony Sajdler. Credit: Ingleton Wood

Work begins on cutting-edge sustainability research site at Carriage Works

Construction work to transform part of ...

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Children time-travel through 1,300 years of history with Swindon Museum and Art Gallery

Children time-travel through 1,300 years of history with Swindon Museum and Art Gallery

Children at Chiseldon Primary School travelled ...

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Brunel's Swindon legacy continues to be celebrated at Swindon's Steam Museum

Swindon on track to bid for Great British Railways headquarters

Swindon Borough Council has signalled its ...

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Remains are painstakingly freed from the surrounding rock (Picture: DigVentures)

Mammoth discovery to be displayed at Swindon's Festival of Tomorrow

Swindon Link's Barrie Hudson and Jamie ...

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Aerial photography on film (credit - Historic England Archive)

Historic England takes part in The Big Draw Festival

The pop-up event will welcome visitors ...

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Steam Train at Swindon Station

Swindon to push for Great British Railways headquarters

Swindon is going full steam ahead ...

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The Dancers, a work in bronze resin by Lilly Henry

Avebury Manor Garden is transformed into an outdoor gallery

The National Trust has once again ...

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New National Trust conservation skills centre near Highworth

New National Trust conservation skills centre near Highworth

The National Trust is to open ...

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Swindon & Cricklade Railway opens its doors again this summer

Swindon & Cricklade Railway opens its doors again this summer

Wiltshire's only standard gauge heritage railway ...

Awdry Bailey
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Lydiard House Museum reopens

Lydiard House Museum reopens

The Swindon Borough Council-owned and operated ...

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Long corridor of family military hospital at RAF Nocton Hall, Matt Emmett

Historic Photographer of the Year competition is launched

Photographers with an eye for history ...

Blaylocks - Leave till July 23
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The GWR Medical Fund Hospital in 1862. (Courtesy of the Steam Picture Library)

Steam exhibitions mark GWR Hospital anniversary

The 150th anniversary of the opening ...

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Volunteer planters spruce up Faringdon Road

Volunteer planters spruce up Faringdon Road

Members of the community take to ...

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Picture by Stuart Harrison

A Swindon Health and Leisure History

From the GWR Medical Fund Society ...

Cirencester College
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Swindon’s STEAM Museum to reopen on 27 May with two new special exhibitions

Swindon’s STEAM Museum to reopen on 27 May with two new special exhibitions

STEAM – Museum of the Great ...

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Online survey about GWR Park, Faringdon Road - 10 to  28 May

Online survey about GWR Park, Faringdon Road - 10 to 28 May

Do you enjoy visiting GWR Park ...

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A view of the ornamental bedding scheme with the park keeper’s lodge and glass houses in the background  © Swindonstory.uk

Conserving our railway past at GWR Park

A Conservation Management Plan (CMP) has ...

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Dr Reeve at Farmoor Reservoir

Thames Water archaeologist protecting hidden history

Thames Water has named Dr Victoria ...

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Canal Trust volunteer Alan Lank in period costume

New video explores Swindon’s lost waterway

A charity has produced a new ...

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Snapping through Swindon's history: photojournalist Richard Wintle releases second book

Snapping through Swindon's history: photojournalist Richard Wintle releases second book

Photojournalist Richard Wintle, who used to ...

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Mechanics Institution Trust needs new people

Mechanics Institution Trust needs new people

The Mechanics Institution Trust is looking ...

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Surveyors entering the building to undertake the hazardous materials survey

Surveyors inspect historic Mechanics’ Institute as restoration plans resume

Experts carrying out a condition survey ...

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Nic Newland with Princess Anne at the official unveiling of Swindon's Central Library

Late Swindon Central Library architect to be honoured there

Lasting tributes will be made to ...

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Adam Davies, Visitor Experience Officer, with Steam's TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Award

Prestigious award for Swindon's Steam Museum

Swindon's museum of the Great Western Railway ...

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Swindon Borough Council wants your views on the future of the Railway Village

Swindon Borough Council wants your views on the future of the Railway Village

A public consultation is currently underway ...

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