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Find out about the latest events taking place in and around Swindon. If you have an event taking place, please let us know by sending an email to [email protected]

Bubble Rush Swindon

Final day to get tickets to Swindon Bubble Rush

There are just a few days to go until the Bubble Rush and Brighter Futures, Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust’s charity, are thrilled...
Swindon and Cricklade Railway

Swindon and Cricklade Railway Celebrate their 40th anniversary

This weekend, 8th and 9th September, The Swindon and Cricklade Railway will be celebrating its fortieth anniversary. They have 5619, ex Great Western tank engine on...
Swindon Cycle Fest 2018

Swindon Cycle Fest – Sunday 29th July 2018

The Swindon Cycle Fest is a FREE community festival all about celebrating the joys of riding a bicycle. There will be opportunities for all...

Great Barn Festival at The National Trust Great Barn returns 8th...

The Great Barn Festival is back. This weekend on the 8th & 9th June, the stunning National Trust Great Barn, Great Coxwell is bought...
children’s book adaptation ZOG

Children’s book adaptation ZOG coming to the Wyvern

Zog, based on the book by Julia Donaldson with illustrations by Axel Scheffler, will fly into Swindon's Wyvern Theatre on Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th April 2019...
Annual Event 'Lacock At War'

West Wiltshire Military Vehicle Trust Ready For Annual Event ‘Lacock At...

The West Wilts Area MVT are once again ready to host their FREE annual event 'Lacock At War' Codenamed: Bolero Now in its 6th year...
Arkell's Christmas Market Poster

The Arkell’s Christmas Market is tomorrow!

The Arkell’s Christmas Market is back and will be pulling out all the stops to deliver a festive-filled, yuletide market at its brewery in...
MFor Music Festival Swindon

Swindon’s MFOR Music Festival will have Years & Years headlining

One of the biggest synth-pop bands in the UK - Years & Years – has been named as the headline act for the MFOR Festival taking...
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The Arkell’s Christmas Market returns in two weeks!

It’s time to get festive at the Brewery as Arkell’s host their fourth Christmas Market in Kingsdown, Wiltshire The Arkell’s Christmas Market is back and...
MFor Festival Swindon

The man behind the one day music festival coming to Swindon

Forces veteran Graham Stobbs is the brains behind Swindon’s inaugural MFor pop music festival taking place at Lydiard Park in July. Pixie Lott is the...
Auto & Retro Festival 2016

The Auto & Retro Car Festival is back in Swindon this...

The Auto & Retro Festival showcases the heritage of classic vintage sports car legends and looks to the future with the latest automotive icons. Set in...
Superhero Scarecrow competition Swindon

Fun for all the family – Tadpole Garden Village Scarecrow Trail

Following a successful Superhero Scarecrow competition at Tadpole Farm CE Academy in the February Half Term, a neighbourhood Scarecrow Trail has been created and...
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NHS Swindon puts out an SOS call

Swindon TUC and Keep Our NHS Public (Swindon) are hosting a crucial event about our NHS. On Saturday 5th May 2018 from 10am to...
Best of Swindon Talent 2018 Finalists

The annual St. George’s Day Festival & BEST of Swindon Talent...

Wondering what to do this weekend? Look no further! Come along to the FREE annual St. George’s Day Festival on Sunday 22nd April between 11.00am and 4.00pm. St George's...
Binturong femal Himala (credit Estelle Morgan)

Cotswold Wildlife Park hosts its first World Binturong Day on Saturday...

The Park is home to more than 1,805 animals from 254 different species of reptiles, birds and mammals. One species in particular sparks a...
swindon dragon boat festival

Entries now open for the 2019 Swindon Dragon Boat Festival

Swindon Dragon Boat Festival will take place at Swindon Coate Water Leisure Park on Sunday 23rd June. Teams can be made up of 12 to 20...
Swindon Town Centre - Big Light Switch On 2018

Swindon Town Centre’s Big Christmas Lights Switch On is this Saturday!

Don’t forget to head into Swindon Town Centre this Saturday 17th November for the annualChristmas Lights Switch On, which kicks off inSwindon Town Centre...
wonderwords swindon

Wordy Event Comes To Swindon

From the first Tuesday of the month, something special will be happening in Central Swindon.  Bringing together wordsmiths across the town, 'Wonderwords' is an...
The Great Western LEGO® Show

LEGO® Adventures returns to STEAM Museum this weekennd

Swindon’s STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway will be opening its doors this weekend for two days full of LEGO® action and adventure at...
Meca Swindon Gin Festival

The UK’s biggest Gin Festival tour is coming to Swindon tomorrow

The UK's biggest Gin Festival tour is coming to Swindon tomorrow, Saturday 9 December. Prepare to have your taste buds tantalised by over 100 different...