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  • Major update in plans to reopen Swindon Oasis

    AN update has been released surrounding the potential reopening of the iconic Swindon Oasis leisure centre. An agreement to refurbish the much-loved facility - closed since late 2020 -  has recently been signed by Swindon Borough Council and developer

  • Search to find wanted man with links to Cirencester

    POLICE have issued an urgent appeal to help locate a wanted man with links to the Cirencester area.  Gloucestershire Police are currently searching for 25-year-old Jack Budd who is wanted in connection with multiple breaches of a suspended sentence

  • How Cirencester celebrated the Coronation in 1953

    MANY people will have fond memories of the Coronation of the late Queen Elizabeth II in 1953, writes Robert Heaven.  Some people will have memories long enough to recall the events of 1953 when the country celebrated the Coronation of the late

  • Delight as new Specsavers in area opens

    WEEKLY COLUMN of Tetbury news by Kevin Painter.  1. New Specsavers officially opened in the town  There were celebrations in Tetbury on Tuesday, May 7 as the town’s mayor and Town Crier joined the team at Specsavers to officially open the new

  • Fairford mum completes London Marathon for special cause

    WEEKLY COLUMN of Fairford and Lechlade news by Chris Roberts MBE 1. Fairford mum completes London Marathon for special cause   On Sunday April 21, Nikki Warrington from Fairford took part in the 26.2 mile London Marathon and successfully completed