Health chief raps Halloween outfits

Stroud News and Journal: A health trust chief has condemned 'offensive' Halloween outfits which poke fun at mental health issues

10:52am Monday 20th October 2014

Halloween fancy dress outfits featuring straitjackets and "psycho ward" references are offensive and damaging, a health trust boss has said.

Stone and Beck record poppy single

Stroud News and Journal: Joss Stone, who has teamed up with guitar veteran Jeff Beck to record the official poppy appeal single for this year

11:45am Monday 20th October 2014

Soul singer Joss Stone and guitar veteran Jeff Beck have teamed up to record the official poppy appeal single for this year.

Radiographers walk out in pay row

Stroud News and Journal: Radiographers at Whipps Cross University Hospital in Waltham Forest, London during a strike

11:15am Monday 20th October 2014

The Government faced fresh anger over its refusal to accept a recommended 1% pay rise for NHS staff as radiographers went on strike - many for the first time in their career.

Privacy payout for Cheryl's husband

Stroud News and Journal: Cheryl Cole and her husband, Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini

11:11am Monday 20th October 2014

The husband of X Factor judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has accepted substantial undisclosed privacy damages over a "very upsetting" magazine article about his family life.

Cambridges' child due in April

Stroud News and Journal: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's baby is due in April

11:09am Monday 20th October 2014

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have confirmed their baby is due in April next year, Kensington Palace has said.

Girl, 15, dies after football match

Stroud News and Journal: An ambulance was called but could not save Melissa Smith

10:26am Monday 20th October 2014

A 15-year-old girl has died after she collapsed while playing in a football match.

UK's poorest 'will be left behind'

Stroud News and Journal: Social mobility tsar Alan Milburn says it is likely that "rising living standards will bypass the poorest in society"

10:25am Monday 20th October 2014

The UK is at risk of becoming a "permanently divided" nation with the poorest in society left behind, a major report has warned.

Tributes as actress Bellingham dies

Stroud News and Journal: Lynda Bellingham has died after a battle with cancer

8:22am Monday 20th October 2014

Tributes have been paid to "courageous" Lynda Bellingham, who died in her husband's arms yesterday, only two months after deciding to end her cancer treatment.

Didcot power station blaze inquiry

Stroud News and Journal: Fire crews spray water at the scene of the fire at Didcot B Power Station

6:03am Monday 20th October 2014

Fire investigation officers are due to travel to the site of a gas-fuelled power station following a major blaze.

Fire alarm disrupts Lorraine show

Stroud News and Journal: Lorraine Kelly's show was disrupted by a fire alarm

10:52am Monday 20th October 2014

TV host Lorraine Kelly apologised to viewers this morning after her ITV show was pulled off air as a result of a fire alarm.

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