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New book to celebrate the life and work of Swindon’s photographers

New book to celebrate the life and work of Swindon’s photographers

An encyclopaedia of local photographers dating ...

Lighting Bug
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Highways England pours £4 million into canal restoration scheme

Highways England pours £4 million into canal restoration scheme

A mile-long stretch of canal that ...

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Book charting history of Swindon wins national award

Book charting history of Swindon wins national award

A local history book about life ...

NSBRC
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St Mary's Church in Lydiard Park to host ‘Airs from the Isles’ concert

St Mary's Church in Lydiard Park to host ‘Airs from the Isles’ concert

St Mary’s Church in Lydiard Park ...

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A publicity shot from 1933 showing an unusually large team cleaning Whittington Castle, displaying the Cheltenham Flyer headboard.

Exhibition at Steam Museum looks at GWR’s race to become the world’s fastest railway

A brand new exhibition charting the ...

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GALLERY: Swindon Spring Festival programme promises an all encompassing celebration of the arts

GALLERY: Swindon Spring Festival programme promises an all encompassing celebration of the arts

More than 175 years of Swindon’s ...

Stratton Festival
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Locomotive 35011 General Steam Navigation to have long term home at the Swindon and Cricklade Railway

Locomotive 35011 General Steam Navigation to have long term home at the Swindon and Cricklade Railway

The General Steam Navigation Locomotive Restoration ...

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Book lifts the lid on Swindon – and raises charity cash

Book lifts the lid on Swindon – and raises charity cash

A NEW book that shines a ...

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Volunteers wanted to support restoration project at St Mary's Church

Volunteers wanted to support restoration project at St Mary's Church

Volunteers are being sought to support ...

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Lydiard Park celebrates 75 years of public ownership

Lydiard Park celebrates 75 years of public ownership

Lydiard Park is building up to ...

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Further details of ambitious plan to replace Wyvern and Museum and sell off Civic Offices

Further details of ambitious plan to replace Wyvern and Museum and sell off Civic Offices

Swindon Borough Council's cabinet member for ...

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Council unveils plans to sell off civic offices to replace Wyvern replacement - which will also house town's art collection

Council unveils plans to sell off civic offices to replace Wyvern replacement - which will also house town's art collection

Swindon Borough Council has unveiled plans ...

C3 Marketing
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Blenheim Palace estate

Artisan bakers, craft brewers and gourmet burgers - Blenheim Palace Food Festival returns in May

Celebrity names and local chefs have ...

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Dr Mike Pringle, director at Richard Jefferies Museum

GALLERY: Richard Jefferies Museum unveils proposals for extension

One of Swindon’s best-loved museums has ...

UTC Swindon
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Steve Rosier inside The Locarno

From Ken White murals to The Mechanic’s Institute - five Swindon landmarks that have disappeared

Swindon’s history – will that forever ...

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GALLERY: Swindonians love a home with history

GALLERY: Swindonians love a home with history

An apartment in a sympathetically converted ...

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Thousands of exotic butterflies to spread their wings at Blenheim Palace

Thousands of exotic butterflies to spread their wings at Blenheim Palace

More than 500 butterflies from around ...

Ocelot ad
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Proposed development image of Science Park from Wasdell Group

Science Park developers hit back at 'fictional and inaccurate' claims by opposition campaign

The company behind plans for a ...

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Pub plans submitted for Old Town's Post Office building

Pub plans submitted for Old Town's Post Office building

A new pub could soon occupy ...

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Locarno developers given deadline to submit plans following concerns over deterioration of site

Developers of the derelict Locarno building ...

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Time on Trial: new exhibition at Steam explores the story of locomotive speed trials

Time on Trial: new exhibition at Steam explores the story of locomotive speed trials

A new exhibition at Steam - ...

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Photo credit: Gill Marsh

Swindon Photographic Society hosts photography competition to celebrate 120 years

One of Swindon's long-running creative groups ...

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Plans submitted to convert former GWR Pattern Store building into 'contemporary place of worship'

Plans submitted to convert former GWR Pattern Store building into 'contemporary place of worship'

Work could soon begin to transform ...

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Care watchdog commends Swindon care at home company as ‘outstanding’

Care watchdog commends Swindon care at home company as ‘outstanding’

Swindon care at home company, Bluebird ...

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Mechanics' Institution Trust executive officer Daniel Rose to step down from role

Mechanics' Institution Trust executive officer Daniel Rose to step down from role

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Visitors step back in time to experience a Victorian Christmas

Visitors step back in time to experience a Victorian Christmas

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Restored Swindon town centre Victorian apartment snapped up by first-time investors

Restored Swindon town centre Victorian apartment snapped up by first-time investors

The first of eight apartments created ...

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Historic Railway Village awarded Heritage Action Zone status

Historic Railway Village awarded Heritage Action Zone status

Swindon’s treasured Railway Village has been ...

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