Trinder caps his autumn off with a new deal with the Cherry and Whites after call-up to England squad
Like this page on Facebook for updates
Monday 01 June 2009
Thousands of car workers returned to the production line at one of the UK's biggest plants today after a four-month shut down.
Sunday 31 May 2009
Thousands of staff will resume production at the Honda car factory at Swindon in Wiltshire tomorrow after a four-month shutdown at the plant.
Thursday 28 May 2009
Outlook Despite their travails with the FSCS, there were some wry smiles to be seen in Nationwide's Swindon head office yesterday. The building society says it doesn't feel smug about the fate of three building societies with which it once did battle, but their disappearance certainly vindicates its own decision to stay mutual.
Monday 23 March 2009
The car manufacturer Honda is proposing a pay cut for its thousands of UK workers in the face of the slump which has hit the motor industry, it emerged today.
Swindon's decline: 'The recession was almost instantaneous. Everybody stopped buying. It's like a tsunami'
Thursday 19 March 2009
Friday 13 March 2009
The high-profile library closures in Wirral and Swindon are being followed by others ... Yet paradoxically, while the recession poses such a threat to the funding of public libraries, across the country a reverse trend is being reported. Visits and issue numbers — long the subject of decline, as this week's statistics [from] CIPFA (the Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy) demonstrate — are rising ... Libraries have not been slow to broadcast the message that they are a good recession destination.
Friday 06 March 2009
A woman whose battle to be prescribed Herceptin paved the way for thousands of others to access the breast cancer drug has finally succumbed to the disease.
Friday 06 February 2009
Fifty pupils were suspended after they went on strike because their school stayed open through the snow, a headteacher said today.
Monday 02 February 2009
Motorists in Hull are the most likely to suffer car theft while those in Swindon enjoy the lowest rates of vehicle crime, a survey claimed today.
Thursday 15 January 2009
Friday 09 January 2009
Gordon Brown today refused to rule out a bailout for the UK motor industry during a visit to a secondary school intended to highlight the Government's public spending programme.
Friday 21 November 2008
Car giant Honda is to halt production at its UK plant for two months next year in the wake of the "dramatic change" in the global market, the firm announced today.
Sunday 05 October 2008
Birthdays are never easy. Mine no longer tend to herald exciting parties and the greedy shredding of wrapping paper. Mine are now just mileposts that point the way towards the inexorable arrival of old age. Because I'm an increasingly maudlin fellow, I tend to treat other people's "special days" in the same vein. This is a big mistake if you have children. Fortunately, my wife is far better than I am at making sure that they have fabulous days to remember. My daughter Parker turned eight last week. Even this fact sends me into spirals of depression. How could my lovely little girl be eight? Soon there will be encounters with strong cider, and knocks on the door from eager young men with too much acne who will have to be dispersed with shotguns.
The Weekend’s TV: Britain from above, Sun, BBC1 & BBC2;<br/> Brits who made the modern world, Fri, FIVE
Monday 25 August 2008
Wednesday 23 July 2008
A woman who was left brain damaged and epileptic after going on a radical diet has been awarded more than £800,000 damages at the High Court.
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
- 1 Crystal meth addict 'gouged out his eyes and ate them' while high on drug, Australian MP claims
- 2 Saudi Arabia 'seeking to head United Nations Human Rights Council'
- 3 Group of students refused entry to Leicester nightclub 'because they are black'
- 4 Irish people are travelling home from all over the world so they can vote to legalise gay marriage
- 5 Arsenal fan asks the Queen for tickets to the FA Cup final - gets a reply from Buckingham Palace