SSE Priority Services

SSE Priority Services Register SSE maintain the local electricity network, in the event of a power cut they have a priority service for people in extra need of continuous power – the disabled, those with a chronic illness or using home medical care such as dialysis, those with special communication needs – blind partially sighted,… read more

Netball AD

Netball in Chiseldon Don’t worry about the extra helping of Christmas pudding, the double cream and topping up of glasses because netball is coming to Chiseldon this Spring – all we need is for you to sign up. Subject to interest, we are aiming to launch an 8-week coached session to be held at Chiseldon… read more

New STEAM exhibition

New STEAM exhibition to focus on the art of publicity A number of striking publicity materials produced by the GWR will form the basis of a new exhibition at STEAM – Museum of the Great Western Railway. Entitled The Art of Publicity, the special exhibition opens 8th January and focuses on the artwork used to… read more

Swindon JobFest 2018

Your chance to meet employers who recruit young people On behalf of Swindon Borough Council, Education Business Partnership (EBP), will be delivering the JobFest 2018, at STEAM on 6th March 2018. Now in its 4th year, JobFest 2018 will bring together Swindon employers who are offering apprenticeships and employment opportunities to 16-24 year olds in… read more

Lectures for Arts Society Pewsey Vale 2018

Lectures for Arts Society The Arts Society, Pewsey Vale monthly lectures are held in the Bouverie Hall, Pewsey SN9 5QE, and cover a wide range of subjects relevant to the wonderful world of The Arts. The hall is open from 7 pm with lectures beginning at 7:30 pm for approximately one hour. Coffee/tea and wine… read more

Swindon Libraries – January 2018

Swindon Libraries wishes you a very Happy New Year and a fantastic festive season. As your New Year begins it’s a good time to reflect on the changes you might want to make in your life. Do you want to learn a new sport or hobby? Learn a language? Read more books? Join a Reading… read more

Butts Road Reminder

Resurfacing work happening on Butts road A reminder that Butts Road is closed to traffic on 9th January 2018 for 4 days and 22nd January 2018 for 3 days for resurfacing work. Residents in Butts Road have received a letter, The information has been added to Facebook and website and there are signs at the… read more

Policing Precept 2018/19

The policing precept consultation which launched on 2nd January is looking for the views of Wiltshire residents on the proposed increase of £12 a year. Currently the average band D household contributes £14.19 per month to local policing, but if residents back the proposal then this would rise to £15.19 per month. As a Force,… read more

Fire Service Raises Concerns Over Bioethanol Fires

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service (DWFRS) is asking owners of bioethanol real flame fires to ensure that they are fully aware of the fire risks they present. Bioethanol real flame fires are becoming a popular feature in the home, especially at this time of year. They are easily affordable, provide the visual attraction… read more