Britain’s Got Talent legends to headline Wyvern’s FREE Family Fun Day

THE Wyvern Theatre opens its doors on Saturday October 24 for the return of their annual free Family Fun Day. With the line-up now confirmed, Swindon Theatres Marketing Manager, Laura James holds particularly high hopes for the event. “After the success...

Easter in Wiltshire: Family fun, things to do and beautiful places to stay

THE Easter holidays are fast approaching and, with them, the age-old question of what to do with the children? VisitWiltshire already has all the answers with its comprehensive list of activities and suggestions of where to stay for a...

TV psychic bringing special gift to Swindon

EVEN as a child, Tony Stockwell knew he was different from other children. From an early age, Tony saw people that others could not. It was common for him to hear his name being called by someone unseen and...

Circle of Lights and Carols around the Christmas Tree at Avebury

A SERIES of activities bringing festive moments to Avebury have been created by the National Trust. A stone circle made of lights and children singing ‘Away in a Manger’ standing around the Christmas tree are just two of the festive...

American Dream: Air Tattoo to salute US Air Force

THERE will be a distinct American flavour at next summer’s Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford as it pays a special tribute to one of the world’s largest air forces on its 70th anniversary. The airshow, which takes place...

TV favourite Steve Backshall to bring his Wild World to Swindon

TV presenter, children’s author and all round ‘dare-devil’, Steve Backshall will be stopping off in Swindon during his nationwide tour this autumn. Following on from the huge success of his 2015 tour, Steve will be visiting 27 regions throughout the...

Award-winning folk duo heading for Steam

An award-winning folk duo will bring their atmospheric music to Steam, Swindon's famous museum of the Great Western Railway. Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin will perform in the railway museum’s Hawksworth Hall as part of their Out of the Ordinary...

West End star Chloe Hart lends support ahead of Wyvern’s Hairspray production

TO CELEBRATE the start of this year’s Wyvern Theatre Summer Youth Project, West End star Chloe Hart visited the theatre to answer questions and give advice to the budding young performers ahead of their production of the hit musical...

60s icons set to rock Wyvern stage

THE most explosive 60s show touring the UK is on its way to Swindon with a brand-new show next month and promises an exciting rollercoaster ride, bringing five of the most talented and influential artists of the era together...

Macmillan Coffee-Morning fundraiser at Media Plant

A MEDIA PLANT employee is set to host the Dorcan-based company’s first ever coffee morning fundraiser for Macmillan later this month. Lauren Webb, 18, has previously held successful events for the charity’s renowned ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’ at Commonweal School,...

Tickets on sale for Wiltshire Air Ambulance Silver Jubilee Ball…at top secret venue

A SECRET location will be transformed into a winter wonderland for Wiltshire Air Ambulance’s Silver Jubilee Ball and there is still time to buy tickets. The Ball includes an auction and a raffle and antiques expert Jonty Hearnden, from TV...

Stand By Me: City Hall to host evening celebrating The Drifters

STAND By Me, coming to City Hall Salisbury on Sunday 4 December, is the phenomenal musical history of The Drifters - a group that helped to define Atlantic Records, inspired early rock’n’roll, and was a forerunner to both the...

The Pub Landlord bringing his campaign to ‘Re-Great Britain’ to Wiltshire

PUBLICAN. Politician. Other thing beginning with P. Philosopher, yeah, that. The nation’s critically acclaimed bar-based-braveheart, Al Murray – The Pub Landlord will be bringing a common sense campaign to re-Great Britain with his new show, Let’s Go Backwards Together, and...

Return of the evening picnic at Lacock Abbey

THE grounds at Lacock Abbey will once again stay open late one evening this summer for visitors to enjoy picnics and live music. On Friday, June 19, visitors will be able to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere on the South Lawn...

Coffee Republic founder among speakers at TEN Wiltshire Women in Business event

LOCAL business support organisation The Enterprise Network (TEN) is calling businesswomen across Swindon and Wiltshire to celebrate International Women’s Day at its annual conference. Taking place on 8th March at Bowood Hotel and Spa, the TEN Women in Business Conference...