10 things to celebrate about Swindon

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2 August 2015 [jetpack_subscription_form] 10 things to celebrate about Swindon   Back in 2013, when I conceived this blog, my starting point was 10 things to celebrate about Swindon.    This was a non-definitive list, in no particular order, of things that I felt worth shouting about. The list encompassed parks, public

A rough guide to Swindon: The Magic Roundabout

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[jetpack_subscription_form] The Magic Roundabout Swindon Dare you navigate yourself across the infamous & world-famous counter-flow ‘Magic-Roundabout’ – the ‘white-knuckle’ ride of traffic? You’d be forgiven for being perplexed at the notion of a traffic roundabout being of any interest to anyone other than traffic-system aficionados. But you couldn’t be more

Swindon’s Magic Roundabout | Swindon Viewpoint

Swindon’s Magic Roundabout | Swindon Viewpoint. Wow! I just came across this fabulous piece of film made in 2008 from Swindon Viewpoint about the Magic Roundabout which I recently blogged about. I absolutely love it. The disjointed, unsettling soundtrack is very clever. And it, the roundabout that is, inspired the XTC song. ‘English Roundabout’ How