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Presenting Percy heads the 16 contenders hoping to land jump racing's showpiece contest the Cheltenham Gold Cup on Friday.

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There have been a number of fatal crashes where the A417 near Gloucester becomes a single lane.

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The remains have been discovered beneath an old bus station site in Gloucester.

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Altior claims a record-equalling 18th win as Grand National winner Tiger Roll shines on day two at the Cheltenham Festival.

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David Binns has pioneered a mobile solar-powered unit which can produce 70 pints of drinking water a day.

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Musicians will highlight the need for mental health support for those in the industry at a talk.

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What is the legacy of Fred and Rosemary West's horrific crimes on the city of Gloucester?

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In her second BBC Sport column, jockey Bryony Frost talks through her historic victory at Cheltenham - and how she celebrated at a motorway service station.

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A goalkeeping masterclass from Reading loanee Lewis Ward helps Forest Green earn a point against play-off rivals Carlisle.

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A Chris Hussey own goal is the difference between the two sides in a niggly encounter at Rodney Parade.

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Al Boum Photo, ridden by Paul Townend, gives trainer Willie Mullins a first Cheltenham Gold Cup victory.

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Two horses - Sir Erec and Invitation Only - suffer fatal injuries on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival.

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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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