Angela Atkinson

The 12 Days of Christmas

Hands up. Who thought that the ’12 days of Christmas’ referred only to a Christmas song? You know  – the one ...

Does Xmas Make You Cross?

And no. I don’t mean the festive season that is accompanied as ever by Slade belting out their 1970’s ...

All About Advent

Advent, the period of preparation for Christmas and the celebration of the birth of Jesus, begins on the Sunday ...

The West Swindon Sculpture Trail

When one thinks of Swindon, most people probably think of the magic roundabout, the Designer Outlet village, the ...

Swindon 175: Made in Swindon

“I am going to design…a Station after my own fancy.” Isambard Kingdom Brunel And he did rather ...

John Betjemen once wrote of there being ‘very little architecture in Swindon and a great deal of ...

‘New Swindon’ 1840 – 2015 Swindon – this is Swindon. Though not intentionally planned that ...

The Magic Roundabout

Dare you navigate across Swindon’s infamous counter-flow ‘Magic-Roundabout’ – the ‘white-knuckle’ ...