Finding self and community in Swindon

finding self and community in swindon - Rock cafe St John's Church

14th November 2017 Over the last few weeks and months I’ve shared on here experiences of, and reflections about, Swindon from friends and clients. They’re all under the Switch on to Swindon category on this blog: http://swindonian.me/category/switch-on-to-swindon/ This one comes from Catherine Attewell who wears another hat as Catherine Jay jewellery.

The Thistle Express in Swindon

Thistle Express Swindon

12th November 2017 The Thistle Express Swindon About a month ago I posted this blog about the launch of the Thistle Express on Fleming Way in Swindon: http://swindonian.me/2017/10/04/thistle-express-swindon-launches/ But I’ve now had a chance to spend a night there so can share my impressions of the Thistle Express Swindon with you.

A poppy cloak for Brunel’s statue

brunel full figure - poppy cloak for Brunel

4th November 2017 A poppy cloak for Brunel Swindon Stitch and Bitch – a Swindon based knitting group, have been busy knitting and crocheting poppies to raise funds and awareness for The Royal British Legion. Last year they made a six-foot poppy man to sit on a bench in Royal

Three fab Swindon places to visit

Three fab Swindon places to visit - computing museum logo - swindon computing museum

27th October 2017 Three fab Swindon places to visit Not that this is a huge surprise to those of us that know – but it’s super nice to see the validation! The Three Best Rated website has rated three places to visit in Swindon: https://threebestrated.co.uk/places-to-visit-in-swindon They are: STEAM: the museum of

New images unveiled of proposed new museum and art gallery

new museum project

26th October 2017 New images unveiled of proposed new museum and art gallery   https://www.facebook.com/backthebidswindon/:   Hello listeners I daresay you’ve seen this on social media already – that said it always happens that someone says, about whatever it might be, ‘I didn’t know that was happening’. I’m often astonished because