The Magic Roundabout: a guide book entry
My now completed stab at writing an entry for the Magic Roundabout for an imaginary Swindon guide book.
I’m now in the final year of my English/Eng Lang studies at UWEand one of my literature modules is on travel writing. For my coursework portfolio I intend to write some stuff about Swindon: a travelogue on the West Swindon Sculpture walk when I did it with a friend. And a guide book entry for the Magic Roundabout. I’ve also written a guidebook entry for the West Swindon sculpture walk – but will be submitting this one to my portfolio.
With thanks to Swindon Web for letting me use material from their website.
‘English Roundabout’ is a track from the XTC album ‘English Settlement’ published by Virgin Records and recorded at The Manor.
The Magic Roundabout
Dare you navigate yourself across the infamous & world-famous counter-flow ‘Magic-Roundabout’ – the ‘white-knuckle’ ride of traffic?
You’d be forgiven for being perplexed at the notion of a traffic roundabout being of any interest…
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