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REVIEW: Eating out in Minchinhampton

Stroud News and Journal:

10:14am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Restaurant review:

Stroud man Adam Belcher sentenced for sexually touching a 14-year-old girl in Stratford Park

Stroud News and Journal: Gloucester Crown Court

9:22am Tuesday 26th May 2015

A 14 year old girl was physically sick and had a sleepless night after 'boorish' Adam Belcher, 46, grabbed hold of her in a park and kissed her, a court heard on Friday.

VIDEO: Stroud's Bank Holiday Truck Pull is a Guinness world record-breaker for Fifth Dimension gym

Stroud News and Journal:

12:17pm Monday 25th May 2015

Watch action from the Stroud truck pull challenge where 11 teams competed against each other as a new Guinness World Record was set by The Fifth Dimension gym.

Poetry pastures new for writer Adam Horovitz

Stroud News and Journal:

11:28am Monday 25th May 2015

STROUD wordsmith Adam Horovitz has been announced as Herefordshire’s new poet in residence.

What you are saying on our website

Stroud News and Journal:

4:05pm Friday 22nd May 2015

ON Green Party economic spokesman and MEP Molly Scott Cato’s call for proportional representation.

Could you keep it down please? We need to rest - Rodborough residents enjoy a well earned snooze

Stroud News and Journal:

4:00pm Friday 22nd May 2015

After a busy morning, there’s nothing like an afternoon snooze. Hungarian wire-haired vizslas Bodi and Bear are pictured enjoying a well-earned siesta

Stroud Labour candidate's defeat was a tragedy

Stroud News and Journal:

3:57pm Friday 22nd May 2015

OUR Labour candidate David Drew’s defeat in the General Election on May 7 was a tragedy for all progressive opinion in the area.

Chalford candidate is ready to stand again next year

Stroud News and Journal:

3:52pm Friday 22nd May 2015

JUST to say thanks to the good people of Chalford for a great turnout (79.8 per cent) at the General and district council elections on Thursday, May 7.

Chalford councillor promises to serve to the best of her ability

Stroud News and Journal:

3:46pm Friday 22nd May 2015

DEAR residents of Brimscombe, Bussage, Brownshill, Chalford, Chalford Hill and France Lynch, (Stroud District Council Chalford ward), Many thanks for those of you who voted for me, giving me the mandate to represent everyone for another year.

Nailsworth councillor calls for vigilance and help

Stroud News and Journal:

3:41pm Friday 22nd May 2015

CAN I thank all those who voted for me in the recent Nailsworth Town Council elections and placed me at the top of the poll.

Wotton and North Nibley councillor overwhelmed by wealth of support

Stroud News and Journal:

3:38pm Friday 22nd May 2015

As the newly elected Liberal Democrat district councillor for Wotton-under-Edge and North Nibley, I would like to thank everyone who turned out to vote last Thursday.

SDC ward Chairman thanks good people of Cainscross

Stroud News and Journal:

3:34pm Friday 22nd May 2015

PLEASE may I use this opportunity to thank all the good people of the Cainscross ward in casting their votes for me at the General and local election.

Uplands councillor expresses thanks

Stroud News and Journal:

3:31pm Friday 22nd May 2015

I WOULD like to express my thanks to the people of Uplands in electing me as their councillor last Thursday. As unusual as it might be, I would like to compliment my near neighbour and Green opponent Peter Richardson on a well-fought campaign.

Congratulations to all of Stroud's MPs

Stroud News and Journal:

3:28pm Friday 22nd May 2015

I FEEL David Cameron, the re-elected prime minister, gave an excellent and compassionate speech reaching out especially to the Liberal and Labour parties that lost so many seats, hopefully with the intention of holding Great Britain together.

People of Stroud may live to regret election result

Stroud News and Journal:

3:24pm Friday 22nd May 2015

I WAS never a Labour voter because of their manifesto contents or love of their leader, and I have been frustrated for a long time with national politics.

Stroud's Greens and Lib Dems are traitors

Stroud News and Journal:

3:17pm Friday 22nd May 2015

I HAVE been analysing the results of the General Election in the Stroud constituency.

Tactical votes were wasted votes in Stroud

Stroud News and Journal:

3:15pm Friday 22nd May 2015

THE Labour local mantra “vote Green get Blue” has clearly failed them.Tactical votes distort the truth

Result was not really a surprise, Stroud is a Conservative seat

Stroud News and Journal:

3:12pm Friday 22nd May 2015

REFERENCE your comment on the letters page of the Stroud News & Journal dated May 13.

Family Life with Sandra: The importance of keeping a collection of old photographs

Stroud News and Journal:

12:00pm Sunday 24th May 2015

Sandra Ashenford reflects on the ups and downs of her week

Neil Carmichael, Stroud MP: Advance planning helped campaign

Stroud News and Journal:

12:00pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

Re-elected Stroud MP Neil Carmichael praises the hard work of election teams

Geoff Wheeler’s weekly diary: Cuts to council budgets predicted

Stroud News and Journal:

2:00pm Saturday 23rd May 2015

STROUD District Council leader Geoff Wheeler keeps you up to date with what is happening at the council

Stroud farmers’ market news with Gerb Gerbrands: Wine week marks UK growth

Stroud News and Journal:

8:00pm Thursday 21st May 2015

ENGLISH wine is being celebrated throughout England during the week Saturday, May 23, to Sunday, May 31.

Stonehouse News with Lesley Williams

Stroud News and Journal:

10:00am Saturday 23rd May 2015

Contact Lesley with your community news on 01453 822684 or email Lesley.williams@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Karen Eberhardt-Shelton: How did we fall for Tory rhetoric?

Stroud News and Journal:

2:00pm Sunday 24th May 2015

The SNJ columnist Karen Eberhardt-Shelton was born in California but grew up in England. She now lives in Stroud and is currently working on an education project called Learn, Think, Act and is hoping to develop an eco-community land trust. Her thought-provoking columns will focus on how we all have to take responsibility for our actions and for our planet.

Fitness Tip of the Week with Dave Marsh: Your ideal weight

Stroud News and Journal:

10:00am Sunday 24th May 2015

What weight is best?

No 23 Bar & Bistro food review: A perfect pairing of wine and winning flavours in the heart of Stroud

Stroud News and Journal:

5:17pm Wednesday 20th May 2015

FOR three years, Stroudies have been enjoying the tastes of the Mediterranean thanks to the popular No 23 Bar & Bistro, writes Tamash Lal.

Buy a £4.25 quarterpounder with cheese and get another absolutely FREE at Burger Star in Stroud

Stroud News and Journal:

7:00pm Wednesday 20th May 2015

BUY a £4.25 quarterpounder with cheese and get another FREE at Burger Star in Stroud with this week's SNJ.

Win tickets to preview screening of Spy starring Jude Law and Miranda Hart at the Vue Cinema in Stroud

Stroud News and Journal:

1:54pm Wednesday 20th May 2015

THE SNJ has a pair of tickets to give away to a Stroud preview screening of new action comedy film Spy starring Jude Law and Miranda Hart in Stroud.

Stroud mother of five dishes up Spag and Bol for her first book

Stroud News and Journal:

11:09am Monday 18th May 2015

A STROUD mother of five has dished up her first children’s book in honour of her twin’s favourite meal - spaghetti bolognese Journalist Tracy Spiers (45) has written and illustrated My Twin Sisters Spag & Bol to celebrate the unique bond between her youngest two daughters whilst highlighting issues of family dynamics and pecking order status.

Artist asks public to name their own price for her art

Stroud News and Journal:

9:52am Monday 18th May 2015

AN ARTIST who believes in a different way of doing economics is exhibiting work at the Upper Lock Café, Wallbridge, Stroud, until the end of May. Rachel Beckett is showing a series of colourful acrylic and mixed media works at one of her favourite Stroud chill-out spots. But the unusual feature about this exhibition is that the pictures don’t have prices. Instead, you are invited to ‘pay what you want’.

Friends and family take on epic cycle challenge in memory of Stroud District Councillor Paul Carter

Stroud News and Journal:

9:01am Friday 15th May 2015

FRIENDS, colleagues and family have come together to undertake a special challenge in memory of Stroud District Councillor Paul Carter, who died in November.

What you are saying on our website

Stroud News and Journal:

3:53pm Thursday 14th May 2015

ON Conservative Neil Carmichael being elected as Stroud MP for a second term.

Rare but delightful sight in Stroud

Stroud News and Journal:

3:50pm Thursday 14th May 2015

A FEW days ago outside Stroud Maternity Hospital while waiting for oncoming traffic, a sight I began to think I would not see again locally confronted me, no it was not a stork but a thrush.

Upkeep of Stroud's roads is out of reach

Stroud News and Journal:

3:43pm Thursday 14th May 2015

MADAM - I could well believe we might have a Shard replica but someone has got to be dreaming if they think the potholes are going to be repaired any time soon (Comment, SNJ, April 1.

Stroud's election forum highlights gulf in concern for wildlife

Stroud News and Journal:

3:40pm Thursday 14th May 2015

THE election forum in Stroud earlier this month highlighted the gulf in policy between Labour and the Tories on wildlife.

Generosity of sponsors much appreciated by Stroud chairity skittles event

Stroud News and Journal:

2:33pm Thursday 14th May 2015

I WOULD like to say on behalf of my daughter and son-in-law, Hayley and Mark Bridges, a big thank you for all the support we had at the Pairs Skittles for the charity British Heart Foundation.

Election has failed to stir up passions

Stroud News and Journal:

2:15pm Thursday 14th May 2015

IS IT just me or has this been the most anodyne election in history?

New flats in Stroud would be a blot on the landscape

Stroud News and Journal:

2:13pm Thursday 14th May 2015

AT LAST an iconic building for Stroud – planning application no. S.15/0834/OUT.

Ire at Stroud candidates is just wasted energy

Stroud News and Journal:

2:09pm Thursday 14th May 2015

THE letters from Norman Kay and John Hudson in the April 1 edition of your newspaper complaining about the quantity and quality of the election literature produced by the Conservative party and candidate beggar belief.

Economy working for select minority

Stroud News and Journal:

2:06pm Thursday 14th May 2015

HAVING read through the Rich List, published recently, any suggestion that we are “all in this together” hardly stands up to scrutiny.

Stroud Steiner racism accusation unfounded

Stroud News and Journal:

2:01pm Thursday 14th May 2015

I WRITE in response to Jim Watson’s letter of April 22, alleging that underlying the Steiner Waldorf movement is a racial theory that is racist.

Comment: Election surprise

Stroud News and Journal:

6:00pm Saturday 16th May 2015

IT is rarely the case that the incumbent MP is the underdog at the general election, but the shock over Neil Carmichael being re-elected shows that, in Stroud, he was almost being written off in the run-up to polling day.

Top 10 Lenders: Changes to homes are listed

Stroud News and Journal:

9:00am Saturday 16th May 2015

A FASCINATING new guide which charts the history of the modern home from Victorian times to the digital age has been launched by the NHBC Foundation.

Stonehouse News with Lesley Williams

Stroud News and Journal:

10:00am Saturday 16th May 2015

Contact Lesley with your community news on 01453 822684 or email Lesley.williams@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Family Life with Sandra: Looking after my young twin grandchildren for first time

Stroud News and Journal:

12:00pm Sunday 17th May 2015

Sandra Ashenford reflects on the ups and downs of her week

Karen Eberhardt-Shelton: Much to stay the same

Stroud News and Journal:

2:00pm Sunday 17th May 2015

Karen Eberhardt-Shelton: It’s not easy but we must speak up for a change The SNJ columnist Karen Eberhardt-Shelton was born in California but grew up in England. She now lives in Stroud and is currently working on an education project called Learn, Think, Act and is hoping to develop an eco-community land trust. Her thought-provoking columns will focus on how we all have to take responsibility for our actions and for our planet.

Fitness Tip of the Week with Dave Marsh: Training with a partner can massively improve results, just be sure not to overdo it or you may risk injury

Stroud News and Journal:

10:00am Sunday 17th May 2015

Why do you need a gym buddy?

Stroud farmers’ market news with Gerb Gerbrands: Time to beautify your garden

Stroud News and Journal:

8:00pm Thursday 14th May 2015

IT’S a great time of year for the garden and it’s a great time of year for plants down at the farmers’ market.

Review: Former BBC Young Musician of the Year plays in Painswick

Stroud News and Journal:

9:15am Thursday 14th May 2015

PAINSWICK MUSIC SOCIETY CONCERT REVIEW THE final concert of the Painswick Music Society's 2015 season was given by the young violinist Jennifer Pike, accompanied by her father Jeremy. Jennifer won the BBC Young Musician of the year at the age of 12 and we soon found out why.

Neil Carmichael calls for compensation for communities near Javelin Park incinerator

Stroud News and Journal:

8:22am Thursday 14th May 2015

RE-ELECTED Stroud MP Neil Carmichael is calling for compensation for communities near the site of the planned Javelin Park incinerator.

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