Washpool bird ringing Sat 29th Oct 8.15am

Join the team bright and early at 8:15am by the pond dipping area at Washpool Nature Reserve for a bird ringing demonstration. Bird ringing is an invaluable tool to help us monitor bird populations. This is a great opportunity to get up close and personal with the wild birds at Washpool and learn more about them and how… read more

Swindon Symphony Orchestra at STEAM

Special Swindon175 Evening Performance Join us as we celebrate 175 years of Swindon becoming a railway town with the highly acclaimed Swindon Symphony Orchestra! STEAM’s spacious Great Western Hall provides the perfect setting for this special Swindon175 performance. Enjoy a concert of lighter orchestral music to celebrate Swindon175. All musical items have a link with Swindon – so see if… read more

STEAM event

STEAM event – Meet the Railway Workers takes place fortnightly on Saturdays. (from 29th October to 10th December)   Our Meet the Railway Workers volunteers will welcome you aboard the famous No. 4073 Caerphilly Castle and now also No. 6000 King George V!   Our volunteers will show you the controls and bring stories of… read more

Library Consultation

Dear Stakeholder Thank you for your valuable feedback through the consultation on the future of the library service. The results from the consultation are being analysed and a report will be considered by the council’s Cabinet on 7 December to share the findings from the consultation and for Cabinet Members to consider the future of… read more

Changes to waste collection days from 31st Oct

Changes to waste collection days to start next week Residents are being asked to ensure they have read important information from Swindon Borough Council regarding potential changes to the day their household waste, recycling and garden waste is collected. From next Monday (31 October), new waste collection routes will come into force which will affect… read more

News from Swindon Clinical Commissioning Group

Stay Well This Winter – Flu Vaccinations for Young Children With nursery and school terms well underway, parents and guardians of young children are encouraged not to put off getting the free flu vaccination for their children. This year, children aged two to four and those in School Years 1, 2 and 3 are all… read more