Category Archives: Talks and events

The Civic City in a Nomadic World

9th May 2018 The Civic City in a Nomadic World On Tuesday 15th May, at the Swindon Festival of Literature, Charles Landry is speaking at the Arts Centre in Old Town. https://www.swindoncivicvoice.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Screen-Shot-2018-05-09-at-15.56.58.png ‘What’s going on in our towns and our … Continue reading

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Business Sponsorship proposal for Swindon Civic Day 2018

Business Sponsorship proposal for Swindon Civic Day Civic Day 2018: Saturday June 16th ‘Our Conservation Area Matters’ A Sponsorship Proposal by Swindon Civic Voice    The national Civic Voice organisation, of which Swindon Civic Voice is a member, are this … Continue reading

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Civic Day 2018: Why your conservation area matters

Civic Day 2018: Why Your Conservation Area Matters Save the Date: Saturday 16th June 2018  Saturday the 16th of June is National Civic Day. Building on last year’s “I care about where I live campaign”, the National Civic Voice Movement … Continue reading

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Legacy of a Rag and Bone Man: A century of community life in Eastcott

8th March 2018 Legacy of a Rag and Bone Man: A century of community life in Eastcott Would you like to know more about our story?   Join us on Friday 23 March 2018 10 am – 12 midday At … Continue reading

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AGM and talk January 2018

18th December 2017 Rescheduled 2017 AGM and talk: Thursday 18th January ‘What interesting things can we learn by looking at maps of Swindon?’ We’d intended to run our AGM alongside the talk delivered to us by Malcolm Shifrin about the … Continue reading

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Community forum December 2107

7th December 2017 Community forum 9th December A Community Forum To discuss Swindon Local Plan Review’s “Issues and Options” Questions  9th December 1.00pm to 3.00pm at Health Hydro – Milton Rd bath (Parking at Central Community Centre or Brunel Car … Continue reading

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AGM and guest speaker: “He Wrote the Book on Victorian Turkish Baths!”

10th August 2017 Save the date: forthcoming talk and AGM: Thursday 19th October at Central Community Centre “He Wrote the Book on Victorian Turkish Baths!” Malcolm Shifrin is the author of the definitive Historic England publication “Victorian Turkish Baths”.  Mr. Shifrin … Continue reading

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I care about where I live

Civic Day: I care about where I live This year’s Civic Day was launched in the Houses of Parliament with the help of Civic Day 2016 award winners and their local MPs. In advance of Civic Day on Saturday June … Continue reading

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Civic Day 2017: Celebrating 50 years of Conservation Areas

30th May 2017 Civic Day 2017: Celebrating 50 years of Conservation Areas Join us for national ‘Civic Day’ on Saturday 17th June from 11am – 4pm FREE admission The event on Facebook.  This year Civic Day, which is led by … Continue reading

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Waking up to Swindon’s Parishes: Thursday 16th March

Waking up to Swindon’s new parish councils What opportunities do they offer to create more positive, coherent and supportive communities? Next Swindon Civic Voice event on Thursday 16th March (7pm at Health Hydro) will focus on the future of the … Continue reading

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