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Hop, Skip & Jump Update

A new provider has been found to run the short breaks service formerly provided by Hop Skip and Jump.

Swindon MPs Pay Tribute and Thank School And College Leavers

Swindon MPs Robert Buckland and Justin Tomlinson have paid tribute and thanked all of those pupils leaving school and college in Swindon this year.

School closures and cancelled A-Level and GCSE exams due to COVID-19 have affected thousands of students across the town.

Spotlight on the new cabinet - Cathy Martyn

"I am very pleased to have been allocated to the Housing and Public Safety Portfolio. I recognise that Swindon needs housing for everyone, and I am proud of our affordable house building programme which will bring residents a much needed, additional 300+  housing units between 2020-23.

Spotlight on the new cabinet - Keith Williams

“I am delighted to be taking on the new Climate Change portfolio and look forward to putting in place a strategy that results in a net-zero carbon Council by 2030.

Spotlight on the new cabinet - Maureen Penny

“I am honoured and delighted that I have once again been given the opportunity to serve as Cabinet Member for Highways, Maintenance and Waste Services at Swindon Borough Council.