Swindon 200

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1st April 2017 Swindon 200 Doing exactly what it describes – this post is to give you all a heads-up about the Swindon 200 ‘thing’. Rather than re-inventing the wheel, the best way to give a flavour of what this is about is to give you links to Facebook and

Shop local for Mothering Sunday

Mother's Day tiles

18th March 2017 Shop local for Mothering Sunday Some Mothering Sunday Gift Ideas from Swindon-based Independent Businesses Inspired by a friend and fellow business owner who has been sharing other Swindon-based business offerings on her Facebook timeline I thought I’d put this post together as a ‘one-stop-shop’ of gift ideas for Mothering Sunday

The Compassionate Friends

25th February 2017 The Compassionate Friends On a recent Wednesday morning session on the Girls about Town show on Swindon 105.5 I met a lovely lady called Margaret. Margaret came into the show to talk to us about an organisation that she’s involved with called The Compassionate Friends.  So what/who

Swindon International Women’s Day 2017

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24th February 2017 Amplify your voice with IWD Swindon International Women’s Day in Swindon. Find them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/iwdswindon/?fref=ts And Twitter: @iwdswindon What’s it  all about? From their website: ‘It’s simple! International Women’s Day Swindon brings together women and girls from all backgrounds. We honour their contributions in Arts & Culture, Businesses,