Many pharmacies in Swindon will be closed on Monday 27 May for the late spring bank holiday.

As Swindon gears up for what could be another scorcher of a summer, people who work outside are being urged to cover up and protect themselves in the sun.   

One in four people will experience a mental health problem during any given year.

At the end of 2018, the three CCGs of Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire held a consultation on a proposal to transform maternity services across the region.

As the three Clinical Commissioning Groups of Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire begin to work closer together, this week has seen a number of appointments made to the new, single Executive Senior Team that will link the three organisations.

The April 2019 edition of Stop Press - the newsletter of the Bath, Swindon and Wiltshire Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) - is now available to read. 

Many pharmacies in Swindon will be closed on Monday 6 May for the early spring bank holiday. 

Older patients in Swindon are spending less time at the Great Western Hospital thanks to a simple yet effective initiative that sees care home residents arrive in hospital with their belongings in a distinct red bag. 

Dominic Hardisty has been announced as the new Chief Executive of Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust.

April is Bowel Cancer Awareness and Swindon Clinical Commissioning Group is marking the occasion by encouraging people to learn the signs, symptoms and possible early warning signs of the disease.