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Cirencester McDonald's Deal: Get a Big Mac or McChicken Sandwich & Medium Fries for £1.99 with the Standard

Stroud News and Journal: JOBS BOOST: McDonald's is creating 8,000 new jobs, targeting first-time workers and under-25s

1:54pm Friday 30th January 2015

STANDARD readers can get a Big Mac or McChicken Sandwich & Medium Fries for £1.99 at Cirencester's McDonald's this week.

Niece of celebrated Cirencester chef Justin Ashley pays tribute to her 'special' uncle

Stroud News and Journal:

9:05am Friday 30th January 2015

THE family of celebrated Cirencester chef, Justin Ashley have paid tribute to him.

Waste and recycling collections to continue as normal despite weather warning

Stroud News and Journal: COLLECTION: Rubbish and recyling service is changing

8:15am Friday 30th January 2015

WASTE and recycling collections will operate as normal today despite the weather warning, say Cotswold District Council.

Street survival bags for homeless people handed out by Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service

Stroud News and Journal: Homeless man (16536489)

7:39am Friday 30th January 2015

STREET survival bags to help keep homeless people safe are being handed out by Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service.

Police release e-fit of man who followed and pushed a 14-year-old girl in Cheltenham

Stroud News and Journal:

9:58am Thursday 29th January 2015

A 14-YEAR-OLD girl was followed by a man in Cheltenham before he tried to push her into the entrance to an industrial estate.

Extra ambulance taken off the road in the Cotswolds after no improvement in 999 call response times

Stroud News and Journal:

5:54pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

A TRIAL run of an extra ambulance in the Cotswolds was ended after three months because response times were not improved.

Man charged with the murder of 19-year-old Zac Evans who was stabbed outside a Tuffley pub

Stroud News and Journal:

7:26am Tuesday 27th January 2015

A 44-YEAR-OLD man has been charged with the murder of 19-year-old Zac Evans in Tuffley on Saturday.

Have you seen Zara Nicklin? Vulnerable 14-year-old missing from Gloucester

Stroud News and Journal:

3:14pm Monday 26th January 2015

POLICE are concerned for the whereabouts of 14-year-old Zara Nicklin from Gloucester who has failed to return home.

Alleged Cirencester drug dealer Jason Daniels arrested after leaving court

Stroud News and Journal:

2:12pm Monday 26th January 2015

ALLEGED drug dealer Jason Daniels, 43, from Cirencester was arrested today as he left Gloucester crown court after having his case adjourned for trial.

Hoax caller pretending to be head of GCHQ in Cheltenham is put through to Prime Minister David Cameron

Stroud News and Journal:

8:00am Monday 26th January 2015

A HOAX caller, pretending to be the head of Cheltenham-based spy agency GCHQ, was put directly through to Prime Minister David Cameron, but officials claim no confidential information was exchanged.

Fire crews battle Cheltenham house fire

Stroud News and Journal: Mike (left) during his time serving for Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service

7:35am Monday 26th January 2015

FIRE crews rushed to the scene of a house fire in Cheltenham yesterday.

Family of teenager who was stabbed outside Gloucester pub leave emotional tribute

Stroud News and Journal:

7:21am Monday 26th January 2015

THE family of a teenager who was stabbed and killed outside a Gloucester pub on the weekend have left an emotional tribute.

UPDATE: Man arrested after 19-year-old killed in Gloucester stabbing - police now looking for 24inch machete

Stroud News and Journal:

6:25pm Saturday 24th January 2015

POLICE have arrested a man following the stabbing of 19-year-old Zac Evans in Tuffley, near Gloucester last night.

19-year-old stabbed to death in Tuffley last night

Stroud News and Journal:

9:57am Saturday 24th January 2015

A 19-YEAR-OLD was stabbed to death in Tuffley, near Gloucester, last night.

Cirencester mum Siobhan Roberts drops from size 22 to 10 with help from Slimming World

Stroud News and Journal:

3:14pm Thursday 22nd January 2015

MUM Siobhan Roberts dropped from a size 22 to a 10 in just over four months, thanks to help from Slimming World in Cirencester. She told the Standard about her success.

Free microchipping session for dogs in Northleach

Stroud News and Journal:

11:34am Thursday 22nd January 2015

FREE microchipping will be offered to dogs on Wednesday February 11 from 10am to noon in Northleach.

Cirencester paedophile Thomas Jay back in jail after starting relationship with woman with three young daughters

Stroud News and Journal:

5:42pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

A CONVICTED paedophile is back behind bars after starting a relationship with a mum of three young girls and hiding his sordid past from her.

Police calling for witnesses after cyclist is killed in crash near Cheltenham

Stroud News and Journal:

4:13pm Friday 16th January 2015

POLICE in Gloucestershire are re-issuing an appeal for witnesses following a fatal crash on the Golden Valley Bypass near Junction 11 of the M5.

Chef from Derby admits online grooming and sexual activity with 13-year-old boy from Tetbury - and then collapses in court

Stroud News and Journal:

2:07pm Friday 16th January 2015

A CHEF from Derby has admitted the online grooming of a 13-year-old boy from Tetbury and then meeting him for sexual activity.

Superdrug releases 'sexercise' song to help couples burn calories in the bedroom

Stroud News and Journal:

11:06am Friday 16th January 2015

SUPERDRUG has released the first ever ‘sexercise’ song designed to help couples burn calories between the sheets... and people say romance is dead!

Chef from Derby charged with online grooming and sexual activity with boy from Tetbury

Stroud News and Journal: Gloucester Crown Court (11625386)

12:11pm Thursday 15th January 2015

A CHEF from Derby has been charged with online grooming and sexual activity with a boy from Tetbury.

Cirencester RFC reassures parents that former coach Isiah Young's sex offences were not connected with the club

Stroud News and Journal:

3:48pm Wednesday 14th January 2015

CIRENCESTER RFC has reassured parents that the sex offences carried out by former coach Isiah Young were in no way connected with the club.

Cirencester pensioner Michael Daniels admits role in cocaine supply plot

Stroud News and Journal:

12:20pm Wednesday 14th January 2015

A PENSIONER from Cirencester has admitted being part of a cocaine supply plot in which his son and another man are also allegedly involved.

Former Cirencester Rugby coach Isiah Young found guilty of sexually touching two teenage girls

Stroud News and Journal:

3:46pm Tuesday 13th January 2015

A RUGBY player and coach has been convicted of sexually touching two teenage girls at the college in the Cotswolds where he worked as a teacher.

Malmesbury drug dealer Kyle Brace told to thank his mum as he avoids prison

Stroud News and Journal: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

1:24pm Tuesday 13th January 2015

A YOUNG drug dealer caught selling heroin and crack cocaine in a pub has been told to thank his mum and probation for avoiding prison.

Prolific burglar Craig Russell jailed for breaking into another Cirencester hair salon

Stroud News and Journal:

5:02pm Saturday 10th January 2015

PROLIFIC burglar Craig Russell has been jailed for 10 months for his latest crime in Cirencester – breaking into a hair salon.

UPDATE: Two women injured after crash at Ampney Crucis near Cirencester last night

Stroud News and Journal: police accident

10:34am Friday 9th January 2015

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after two women were injured in a crash on the A417 at Ampney Crucis last night.

Police hunt for information after dog attacks man outside Gloucester Asda

Stroud News and Journal:

10:27am Friday 9th January 2015

POLICE are hunting for information after a dog attacked a man at an Asda store in Gloucester.

1,700-year-old Roman ring found in Cirencester declared treasure by coroner

Stroud News and Journal:

2:07pm Wednesday 7th January 2015

A ROMAN ring which is 1,700 years old and was found in a field near Cirencester has been declared treasure.

Man punched and threatened with a knife in Cheltenham burglary

Stroud News and Journal:

1:00pm Wednesday 7th January 2015

POLICE are appealing for information following a burglary in Cheltenham on Monday.

Huge vehicle damages other cars after driving past them in Down Ampney

Stroud News and Journal:

10:19am Wednesday 7th January 2015

POLICE are appealing for information following damage to cars in Down Ampney.

Could you be an on-call firefighter in Malmesbury?

Stroud News and Journal: A Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service fire engine at the scene

7:29am Wednesday 7th January 2015

MORE people are needed to be on-call firefighters in Malmesbury and the surrounding area, and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue is urging those interested to get in touch.

Malmesbury drug dealer Kyle Brace could avoid prison after selling heroin and crack in Wetherspoon's pub in Chippenham

Stroud News and Journal: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

12:18pm Monday 5th January 2015

A DRUG dealer from Malmesbury who was told he is facing prison has had his sentencing delayed so the probation service can decide if he is suitable for rehabilitation.

Countryfile presenter Ellie Harrison enjoying being president of Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust

Stroud News and Journal:

11:30am Monday 5th January 2015

TV presenter Ellie Harrison says she is delighted to be representing her home county as the president of Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust.

UPDATE: Man arrested after Gloucester stabbing

Stroud News and Journal:

11:14am Monday 5th January 2015

A 49-YEAR-OLD Gloucester man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after another man was stabbed earlier this morning.

Don't forget! Park for free in the Cotswolds on Monday and Tuesday aftenoons during the first two months of 2015

Stroud News and Journal:

10:13am Monday 5th January 2015

DRIVERS will be allowed to park for free in Cotswold District Council car parks on Mondays and Tuesday afternoons during January and February 2015 (1pm to 6 pm.)

Evesham man accused of sexual activity with a 13-year-old girl in Malmesbury

Stroud News and Journal:

10:04am Monday 5th January 2015

A 24-YEAR-OLD man has appeared in court accused of sexual activity with a 13-year-old girl in Malmesbury.

UPDATE: Emergency call to police from distressed teen may have been a hoax

Stroud News and Journal:

8:48am Monday 5th January 2015

AFTER a police appeal last night for information about the identity of a 'distressed teenager' who called from a phone box in Cheltenham, police now believe this to be a hoax.

Man stabbed in Gloucester this morning

Stroud News and Journal:

8:44am Monday 5th January 2015

POLICE were called to a report of a collision and stabbing in Pembury Road in Gloucester at 7.15am this morning (Monday).

Could you foster a child? Information stand on fostering coming to Cirencester this month

Stroud News and Journal: A foster carer's tale: meet the woman who has changed the lives of dozens of children

7:49am Monday 5th January 2015

COULD you foster a child? An information stand will be in Cirencester's Tesco Extra store on Wednesday, January 14 for those interested to find out more.

Police hunting for information after distressed teenager calls 999 from Cheltenham telephone box

Stroud News and Journal:

7:40am Monday 5th January 2015

POLICE are calling for information about the identity of someone who called from a phone box sounding very distressed in Cheltenham yesterday evening.

Major incident declared at two Gloucestershire hospitals

Stroud News and Journal:

7:18am Monday 5th January 2015

A MAJOR incident has been declared for two hospitals in Gloucestershire, due to high demand in A&E departments.

Funeral in Fairford for Dennis William 'Goody' Goodall will be at 2pm on January 7

Stroud News and Journal:

12:13pm Tuesday 30th December 2014

A NOTICE of Dennis 'Goody' Goodall's death was published in today's (Tuesday) Standard but we omitted the time of the funeral, for which we apologise. The service will be at St Mary's Church in Fairford on January 7 at 2pm.

Police appeal for witnesses after flasher runs at teenage girls in Gloucester

Stroud News and Journal:

4:34pm Monday 29th December 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following an incident in Gloucester when a man indecently exposed himself.

Man tries to grab woman in Cheltenham park

Stroud News and Journal:

9:19am Monday 29th December 2014

GLOUCESTERSHIRE Police is investigating a suspicious incident involving a man and lone young woman which took place in the Moors Park area of Cheltenham at around 2.30pm on Saturday, December 27.

No prison for Cirencester husband who destoyed wife's clothes after she left him for another man

Stroud News and Journal:

2:54pm Monday 22nd December 2014

A SPURNED husband who cut up all of his wife's clothes after she ended their 44 year relationship has walked free from court with a suspended jail sentence.

£20million budget cuts will force Gloucestershire police to have fewer officers on the beat

Stroud News and Journal:

2:01pm Thursday 18th December 2014

BUDGET cuts of £20million will force Gloucestershire police to have fewer officers on the beat.

Gloucestershire police: 'Don’t hand burglars free Christmas presents'

Stroud News and Journal: Postman arrested on suspicion of stealing Christmas presents

4:51pm Wednesday 17th December 2014

PEOPLE are being reminded of the vital importance of security both at home and when out and about over the Christmas period.

Alcoholic from Tetbury avoids prison despite three violent attacks on girlfriend

Stroud News and Journal:

2:20pm Wednesday 17th December 2014

AN ALCOHOLIC from Tetbury who violently attacked his girlfriend three times in the space of three weeks has avoided prison.

Firefighter accused of causing Rendcomb man's death by driving carelessly

Stroud News and Journal:

6:21pm Tuesday 16th December 2014

A FIREFIGHTER has appeared in court accused of causing the death of a Rendcomb man by driving carelessly at a blaze in the village.

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