See below a link to festival chronicle’s write up of the appearance by Roger McGough at the Wyvern Theatre in Swindon as part of the Swindon Poetry festival 2013. I was there – I concur. Roger McGough – Swindon Festival of Poetry | Festival Chronicle.
Today I attended a client networking event run by Outset Swindon as part of the ongoing service they offer to participants on their Introduction to Enterprise and Business Start Up courses. This one began with a talk from Shirley Ludford of Swindon 105.5 followed by a general networking session where some of Outset’s
Now That I Am in Swindon and Can Think | Festival Chronicle. Swindon’s second poetry festival is under way now. Swindon IS the world capital of poetry – because Swindon does the arts in oh so many ways. Read the Festival Chronicle account of Roddy Lumsden at Swindon Arts Centre Studio: “Poems
Wiltshire and Swindon Historic Environment Record | Wiltshire Council. “The Wiltshire and Swindon Historic Environment Record online allows you to search information on the archaeological sites, monuments and finds in Wiltshire and Swindon. The Wiltshire and Swindon Historic Environment Record contains over 20,000 records on a variety of sites, from
My recent post about the Richard Jefferies museum at Coate, Swindon has prompted a reader of this blog to share with us his memories of his secondary school which was named after the eponymous writer. The school is no longer with us – it was demolished to make way for
16th February 2014 Since beginning this blog it/I/me/we have amassed a variety of compliments and comments. So, just so they are recorded somewhere as much as anything, I’ve collected them together here. They are in no particular order – just a random record. And, if nothing else it shows I
The Richard Jefferies museum at Coate is yet another one of those things/places I’ve always been meaning to do but have never got round to. I confess I knew little or nothing about him other than that he was, in his day, a well-known writer from Swindon. Which is a bit
No 1 on Trip Advisor, Ash and Egg-e-licious have a great new website. But don’t just check out his website (see link below) – check out the food too. It is delicious. Go there. You’ll love it. Eggelicious | Slow Food Fast – About. ABOUT ASH: ‘ When Ash Mistry trained as a