• Spate of car number plate thefts in Stroud district

    CARS in the Stroud district have been targeted by thieves for their number plates. A police alert issued today said that on five occasions this month number plates had been stolen. The alert reads: "There has been an increase in number plate

  • Common Omicron symptom affecting men and women differently

    A common Omicron symptom is affecting men and women differently, according to a new study. 40% of women are suffering with fatigue as a result of contracting the Omicron variant of Covid-19 while just a third of men are affected, new research from

  • Stroud woman discharged for assaulting an officer

    A Stroud horse rider who has 'historically had problems with the police' has been conditionally discharged by a Crown Court judge for offences of assaulting an officer and resisting arrest.  The background to Joanne Workman's offending was a

  • Two boys threatened with knife and robbed

    TWO boys were threatened with a knife before being robbed last night.  In a playing fields a group of around five teenage boys approached two younger boys. One of the teenagers from the group took out a knife and threatened the two boys with

  • Nigel (aka Wizz) TOMKINS

    TOMKINS Nigel (aka Wizz) Of Kingscourt, Stroud. On 9th January following a long illness, born 26th June 1950. Dearly loved Husband of Kath. Much loved Brother of Carmen and Brother-in-Law of Rod, Son of The Late Les and Sylvia Tomkins, he will be greatly

  • Terence (Terry) STEPHENS

    STEPHENS Terence (Terry) Formerly of Lightpill, Stroud. On 19th January after a brave and courageous battle, aged 65 years. Beloved Husband of Rosie, Father of three and Grampy. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Parish Church, Minchinhampton, on Thursday

  • Charles William (Dink) Gale

    GALE Charles William (Dink) of King's Stanley, Stonehouse. Passed away suddenly at Minchinhampton Golf Course on Tuesday 18th January 2022, aged 84 years. Beloved Husband of Raye. Devoted Dad to Phil and Lindsay. Gramps to Sasha, Joe, Hollie and Callum

  • Leonard Henry "Lenny" workman

    WORKMAN Leonard Henry (Lenny) Of Stroud. Died peacefully on the 16th January 2022, aged 86 years Dearly loved by Sheila and all her family, he will be sadly missed. Private funeral. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Cancer Research

  • Dorothy Bolland

    BOLLAND Dorothy Former Headteacher at Stroud Valley and Sharpness Primary Schools. Dearly loved wife of David, Mother of Mark and John and Mother-in-law of Louise and Rowan, and Grandmother of Bryony, Sam, Hannah and Jodie. Died peacefully at Sue Ryder

  • Rodney William Alderwick

    ALDERWICK Rodney William (Rod) Sadly passed away at home on 31st December aged 73 years. Much loved husband of Shirley, dad to Christopher, Steven and Andrew, grandad to Adele, Georgia and Vincent. Funeral Service will take place at Gloucester Crematorium

  • Auriol Huntley

    HUNTLEY Auriol Passed away peacefully on 17th January 2022, aged 73 years. A dearly loved sister, aunt, great aunt, niece and friend. Her funeral service will take place at Westerleigh Crematorium, Waterside Chapel on Wednesday 9th February at 11.45am

  • Elliot James Paget

    PAGET Elliott James Aged 48, passed away at his home in Stroud on 3rd January 2022. He will be sadly missed by Jim, John, Mona, Emma and all his friends. His service will be held at The Oaks, Havant Crematorium, on Monday 7th February at 3.15pm. Family

  • Christine Ann Fletcher

    FLETCHER Christine Ann Sadly passed away at Gloucester Hospital on Tuesday 11th January, aged 79 years. Funeral is to take place on Thursday 10th February at Gloucester Crematorium, 11am. Please direct any funeral enquires to Philip Ford and Son, Dirleton

  • Elizabeth (Liz) Willis

    WILLIS Elizabeth (Liz) of Pinfarthings, Amberley and Nailsworth Quaker Meeting. Died on 16th January, peacefully at home after a long and challenging illness. Much loved wife of Jenny Daisley and sister to Chris. Liz's funeral will be small and private

  • Anthony James Lapping

    LAPPING Anthony James Suddenly on 12th January 2022, Tony Lapping (Taff) of Pontnewynydd, Pontypool, formerly of Southgate Gardens Rodborough. He will be sadly missed by his beloved wife Alison and all his loving family and friends. Funeral Tuesday 8th