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Organisers are trying to create 900 knitted monks in time for anniversary celebrations in 2021.

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Gloucester upset Premiership leaders Exeter as they win 24-17 in a thrilling contest at Kingsholm.

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A man is being held on suspicion of making threats to kill and an air rifle is recovered.

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The adverts show a model in a "suggestive pose" wearing underwear described as "see-through" by some.

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Young people explain why they walked out of schools across England to protest over climate change.

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The expected increases come as many local authorities plan to cut spending, research suggests.

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And many families need multiple copies making the price hike from 4 to 11 even more onerous.

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Extinction Rebellion urged a council to allocate 10% of its budget to fund "climate emergency action".

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The aircraft manufacturer ends production of the superjumbo after key buyer Emirates cuts order.

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Four members of the same family died in a crash in Florida after the driver attempted a u-turn.

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League tables go live and the BBC reveals how long it could take for poorer pupils to do as well as the rest.

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Paul Willer, a Jewish refugee who fled Nazism in 1939, met the granddaughter of his foster parent, Clement Attlee.

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Community News

Getting Involved In The Community

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013

ARE YOU INVOLVED IN THE COMMUNITY? Despite the economic downturn in recent years we have seen it has really raised the local people of the communities’ spirits and brought a feeling of togetherness.

Scams On The Rise

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013

KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.


Are You Insured? Are You Covered?

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 7th March 2013

BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY! In this day and age it seems as if everyone is trying to sell you insurance for everything such as pet insurance, phone insurance, laptop insurance and tablet insurance.

Avoiding Payday Loans

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 5th March 2013

AVOIDING THE DOWNWARD SPIRAL. In the beginning everyone thought these payday loan lenders where all doing us a favour and it sounds so simple borrow a little bit of money just before your payday and then pay back on your payday.

Will Online Shopping Be The Death Of Our High Streets

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

ARE YOU AN ONLINE SHOPPER AND A BARGAIN SURFER? We do not know to what extent the increasing activity of online shopping will eventually have on our Stroud based high street retailers but some predict it may end the high street shopping as a whole in the future.

Avoid The Local Cowboys

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013

HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.

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