SWINDON town centre will transform into a sporting hub to celebrate the Glasgow Commonwealth Games later this month.

From Thursday, July 24 until Saturday, August 2, the town centre will be transformed by inSwindon BID Company alongside Swindon Council, The Big Screen and Swindon Sports Forum which have arranged a host of sports to try while the action is shown on the Big Screen.

People of all ages can get involved in a variety of fun, free activities.

Next Wednesday, the opening ceremony will be on the Big Screen for people to enjoy al fresco style. Activities include golf, athletics, a roller derby, netball, American football and boxing and will run every day from 11am to 3pm.

To register your interest for the opening ceremonyemail tickets@inswindon.com, with Opening Ceremony in the subject header and let them know how many will be coming.