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Officers find electric cars "run out of puff" in rural areas, a Police and Crime Commissioner says.

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The Kings Arms in Newent, in the Forest of Dean, had its waste cooking oil stolen twice in one week.

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Baton-bearer Cameron Wood says it is the "icing on the cake" after carrying the Paralympic flame.

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Widened footpaths and cycle routes are to be added to the A430 in Gloucester.

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Council leaders decide to make the change to Thornbury High Street despite strong local opposition.

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Umpires Naeem Ashraf and Jasmine Naeem become the first husband and wife to officiate a professional fixture in England together.

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Cheltenham Town re-sign striker Dan Nlundulu on a loan deal until January from Southampton.

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England wing Jonny May is set to miss the team's second Test against Australia on Saturday as he recovers from Covid.

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England Lions call-up Jake Lintott, Adam Hose, Benny Howell, Will Smeed, Stevie Eskinazi and Rehan Ahmed for two ODIs against South Africa.

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England batter Danni Wyatt helps Southern Vipers begin their defence of the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy with a rain-affected victory over Central Sparks.

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Gloucester fly-half Lloyd Evans signs a new contract at the Premiership club.

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Forest Green Rovers re-sign striker Reece Brown on a free transfer after his release by Huddersfield Town.

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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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