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Petition opposing South Cerney waste transfer station signed by morethan a thousand people

Stroud News and Journal:

7:24pm Friday 29th May 2015

A PETITION that is asking for a planning application to build a waste processing station in South Cerney to be withdrawn gathered more than 1000 signatures in a day.

South Cerney Duck Race And Street Fair Weekend praised by organisers

Stroud News and Journal:

6:19pm Friday 29th May 2015

THE annual South Cerney Duck Race And Street Fair Weekend on Bank Holiday Monday has been branded the best yet by organisers.

Parents believe potholes in Cirencester Abbey Grounds are a dangerous eyesore

Stroud News and Journal:

6:56pm Thursday 28th May 2015

UPSET parents fear potholes in a popular Cirencester park could cause injury to their children.

Cirencester Kingshill School student is set to put her leadership skills to the test

Stroud News and Journal:

5:56pm Thursday 28th May 2015

A CIRENCESTER Kingshill School student will be putting her fantastic leadership and communication skills to the test when she takes place in a course this summer.

Hobbs House Bakery celebrate 10th birthday with pizza and cake

Stroud News and Journal:

5:49pm Thursday 28th May 2015

TETBURY residents swamped Hobbs House Bakery in Tetbury for a party to celebrate its 10th anniversary.

Caterlink chosen as new school meals provider for Gloucestershire

Stroud News and Journal: Praise for Gloucestershire Councils over involvement in school meals scheme

6:05pm Wednesday 27th May 2015

A NEW provider will soon be serving up freshly cooked meals to county schoolchildren.

Malmesbury teenager loved RHS Chelsea Flower Show experience

Stroud News and Journal:

2:51pm Wednesday 27th May 2015

A CREATIVE teenager from Malmesbury is overjoyed that she was given the chance to compete at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show last week.

Ashton Keynes vies to be named best kept village

Stroud News and Journal:

2:47pm Wednesday 27th May 2015

ASHTON Keynes has entered the Best Kept Village competition organised by the campaign to Protect Rural England.

SEAT Ibiza passenger suffers facial injuries in A419 collision near Cirencester

Stroud News and Journal:

10:49am Wednesday 27th May 2015

A PASSENGER of a SEAT Ibiza car suffered minor facial injuries in a collision on the A419 at Driffield this  morning.

Great relationship between 29 Regiment and South Cerney marked with badge

Stroud News and Journal:

7:29pm Tuesday 26th May 2015

THE strong relationship between 29 Regiment and South Cerney Parish Council has been marked with a charming wooden badge.

Emily is blooming delighted to have been given the chance to compete in the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Stroud News and Journal:

5:48pm Tuesday 26th May 2015

A CREATIVE teenager from Malmesbury is overjoyed that she was given the chance to compete at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show last week.

Turtle Mat Company wows judges with impressive stand

Stroud News and Journal:

5:17pm Tuesday 26th May 2015

A KEMBLE FLOORING specialists based is celebrating after picking up a special four-star award at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show for the second year running.

Black Jack is on his way back to Cirencester

Stroud News and Journal:

5:03pm Tuesday 26th May 2015

IN 1963 a statue of was removed from its niche at the Parish Church in Cirencester so it could be restored but the figurine of St John was lost and never returned to its perch.

GYMNASTICS: Cotswold club enjoy medal success in Forest of Dean competition

Stroud News and Journal:

11:48am Tuesday 26th May 2015

IT was raining medals for Cirencester gymnasts group at a Forest of Dean championships.

Sir William Romney's Finn kicks his way to gold

Stroud News and Journal:

9:09am Friday 22nd May 2015

A TETBURY schoolboy has kicked his way to success at a taekwon-do championships.

Meadowpark pupils use pedal power to raise charity cash

Stroud News and Journal:

8:31am Friday 22nd May 2015

NURSERY pupils from Meadowpark School in Cricklade used pedal power to raise money for the National Society for the Prevention of cruelty to Children (NSPCC).

Fabulous bakery giveaway at Hobbs House Bakery in Tetbury

Stroud News and Journal: The Fabulous Baker Brothers

8:05am Friday 22nd May 2015

A TETBURY bakery is giving away a host of delicious goodies and holding a party which is being attended by its TV star owners to celebrate its tenth birthday today.

Teenager in serious condition after being found hanging from a tree in Cheltenham park

Stroud News and Journal:

7:45am Friday 22nd May 2015

A TEENAGER is in a serious condition at Bristol Children's Hospital after being found hanging from a tree in a  Cheltenham park, yesterday.

Proposals to reduce opening times at Purton recycling centre slammed by Wiltshire councillor

Stroud News and Journal:

5:23pm Thursday 21st May 2015

A WILTSHIRE councillor has criticised plans to change the opening hours of a waste recycling plant in Purton as part of cost-cutting measures.

Rendcomb College girls are top grade singers

Stroud News and Journal:

2:40pm Thursday 21st May 2015

ALL choir singers need to be able to sing - and three girls from Rendcomb College have proved they have the best possible voices by passing the Grade 8 singing exam.

Graham Morgan named as new chairman of Gloucestershire County Council

Stroud News and Journal:

12:59pm Thursday 21st May 2015

GRAHAM Morgan has been appointed as chairman of Gloucestershire County Council.

Malmesbury teenager is hoping to be crowned champion at the Chelsea Flower Show

Stroud News and Journal:

10:18am Thursday 21st May 2015

THIS weekend a teenage florist from Malmesbury is battling it out to become a champion at the biggest flower competitions in the country.

Cirencester advanced driving expert demonstrates what it takes to be an advanced driver

Stroud News and Journal:

5:27pm Wednesday 20th May 2015

BRENDAN McFadden is being taught to be an advanced driver by Gordon Burley chairman of the Cirencester and District Advanced Motorist group - this time he was in the passenger seat seeing how the expert’s do it.

Sapperton's Highland Games raises record amount of cash

Stroud News and Journal:

11:31am Wednesday 20th May 2015

HUNDREDS of people attended Sapperton's popular Highland Games event which raised a record amount of cash for charity.

Electric charging point in Beeches Car park Cirencester up and runnning

Stroud News and Journal:

11:09am Wednesday 20th May 2015

AFTER being vandalised a rapid electric vehicle charging Point has been activated at the Beeches Car Park in Cirencester.

Cirencester Deer Park school pupils showcase their talents

Stroud News and Journal:

10:45am Wednesday 20th May 2015

CIRENCESTER Deer Park School pupils showcased their talents at the Expressive Arts Summer Showcase show on May 16.

Kempsford Pre-school youngsters take a stroll to raise cash

Stroud News and Journal:

10:06am Wednesday 20th May 2015

LITTLE ones from Kempsford Pre-School took a break from class to stretch their tiny feet earlier this term.

Joy after adventurous North Cerney tortoise returns home

Stroud News and Journal:

2:39pm Tuesday 19th May 2015

A BELOVED tortoise is back in his owners arms after a making a daring escape from his North Cerney home

Mini Moto dirt bikes stolen in Ashton Keynes burglary

Stroud News and Journal:

5:19pm Monday 18th May 2015

TWO Mini Moto dirt bikes were stolen in a burglary at an address in Milling Close, Ashton Keynes, which took place between 1am and 6am on May 6

Mental Health awareness week is a huge success

Stroud News and Journal:

4:23pm Monday 18th May 2015

MENTAL health awarnesss week has been branded a success by Cotswold District Council.

Meadowpark jump in the saddle to raise cash for the NSPCC

Stroud News and Journal:

3:58pm Monday 18th May 2015

NURSERY pupils from Meadowpark School in Cricklade used peddle power to raise cash for the National Society for the Prevention of cruelty to Children (NSPCC) on Saturday.

Men arrested on suspicion of money laundering after their Mazda was searched on the A417 near Bidlip

Stroud News and Journal:

2:56pm Monday 18th May 2015

TWO men were arrested on suspicion of money laundering after the Mazda they were travelling in was stopped and  searched on the A417 near Birdlip on Wednesday.

Man arrested on suspicion of masturbating inside a car in Cirencester

Stroud News and Journal:

2:42pm Monday 18th May 2015

A 26 year old man was arrested on suspicion of outraging public decency in a BMW car in North Home Road Cirencester between 7am and 8am on Friday May 15.

Chedworth's Seven Tuns pub will return with new image

Stroud News and Journal:

3:15pm Friday 15th May 2015

THE doors to Chedworth’s only pub will be opened again next weekend for the first time in more than a year.

Help needed to save the water vole in Gloucestershire

Stroud News and Journal: Water Vole numbers in Herefordshire are being closely monitored buy the Herefordshire Mammal Group.

6:12pm Thursday 14th May 2015

A CONSERVATION  group is inviting people join the battle to stop one of the country’s most threatened species going extinct.

Lord of the Dance Dangerous Games at Bristol Hippodrome is a toe-tapping triumph

Stroud News and Journal:

3:27pm Thursday 14th May 2015

Review by Brendan McFadden LORD of the Dance Dangerous Games is the latest version of Michael Flatley’s smash hit dance musical, now showing at the Bristol Hippodrome.

Cirencester Kingshill School students are a smash hit in photography competition

Stroud News and Journal:

10:28am Thursday 14th May 2015

SNAP happy youngsters from Cirencester Kingshill School are celebrating their magnificent performance in a photographer competition.

Plans for Cricklade campus halted after it was discovered to be £2.5 million over budget

Stroud News and Journal:

6:30pm Wednesday 13th May 2015

PLANS to create a community hub in Cricklade have been put on hold after the scheme was found to be £2.5 million over budget.

Back in the cockpit: 92-year-old Cirencester woman flies a Spitfire for the first time in 70 years

Stroud News and Journal:

12:11pm Wednesday 13th May 2015

AFTER a wait of almost 70 years, a high-flying 92-year-old from Cirencester leapt at the chance to take to the skies in a Spitfire aircraft once again.

Re-elected Cotswold MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown targets improving health services

Stroud News and Journal: Geoffrey Clifton-Brown

4:57pm Monday 11th May 2015

IMPROVING health services is one of the key aims of re-elected Cotswold MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown.

Prior Park pupils enter the dragons' den

Stroud News and Journal:

6:36pm Sunday 10th May 2015

YOUNGSTERS from Prior Park Prep School in Cricklade were thrown into the dragons’ den last week.

Jewellery stolen in Cricklade burglary

Stroud News and Journal:

6:38pm Saturday 9th May 2015

JEWELLERY  was taken in a burglary in Hallsfield in Cricklade between 11am on Friday, May 1 on and 12.40pm on Monday, May 4.

James Gray remains as North Wiltshire MP after winning election by huge majority

Stroud News and Journal:

9:28am Friday 8th May 2015

James Gray will remain as MP for North Wiltshire after winning the election by a huge majority.

Charity swimmers make waves at Cotswold Leisure Centre

Stroud News and Journal:

9:13am Friday 8th May 2015

SWIMMERS who took part in the world’s biggest charity swim at Cotswold Leisure Centre in Cirencester have raised over £8,000 for Marie Curie Cancer Care.

Kemble Primary School youngsters overjoyed at new play equipment

Stroud News and Journal:

8:19am Friday 8th May 2015

LITTLE ones at Kemble Primary school are jumping, swinging and climbing with delight thanks to a generous donation from parents.

Weather: cloud and rain expected in the Cotswolds

Stroud News and Journal: Cloud sweep over Croydon

8:11am Friday 8th May 2015

THERE will be a cloudy start to this this morning and throughout it there will be spells of heavy rain.

Police hunt woman following Stroud terrier attack

Stroud News and Journal:

7:50am Friday 8th May 2015

POLICE are trying to identify a female dog walker in Stroud after her dog bit a man on playing fields at  Farmhill Crescent, Stroud.

Cows and drivers are at risk on marking day warns Gloucestershire Road Safety Partnership

Stroud News and Journal:

10:15am Thursday 7th May 2015

DRIVERS are being urged to watch out for cows  Minchinhampton, Selsley and Rodborough Commons next week after the death of five of the animals.

Ford Transit Van stolen from Cirencester found

Stroud News and Journal:

9:03am Thursday 7th May 2015

A WHITE Ford Transit van was stolen from Cirencester earlier this week has been recovered by police.

Life saving equipment installed at Kemble's Tavern Inn

Stroud News and Journal:

8:40am Thursday 7th May 2015

FIVE years after well respected Kemble railway station worker died of a heart attack , a third piece of life-saving equipment has been installed in the area.

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