• Man charged after woman assaulted by Stroud takeaway

    POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a report that a man was assaulting a woman in Stroud town centre on Friday night, (November 17). Officers were called to London Road shortly after 9pm with a report that a man was assaulting a woman against

  • Customer left with broken eye socket after punch in Stroud bar

    A DRUNK man who fractured a bar-goer's eye socket with a single punch in Stroud on New Year’s Eve has apologised and been ordered to pay £2,500 in compensation. Gloucester Crown Court heard last Wednesday, November 15, how James Harlow, 27, attacked

  • 54 pictures from dazzling displays at Stroud festival

    A FESTIVAL in Stroud billed to inspire wonder in an age of exhaustion offered attendees a weekend of free activities centred around five free spectacular circus performances. Other events at the Festival of Wonder included dance, comedy, magic

  • Stroud too strong for Spartans under the lights

    STROUD bounced back from their heavy defeat the weekend before to record a convincing yet testing bonus-point win over Spartans RFC under the lights on Friday evening. A bumper crowd had turned out to watch the Counties 2 Gloucestershire North

  • Busy Friday night for police in Stroud

    IT was a busy Friday evening for Stroud police according to a post on social media.  On Friday, police conducted patrols around the Stroud district area.  This included foot patrols and licensing checks, anti-social behaviour hot spot patrols

  • 21 pictures as Stonehouse gets into Christmas spirit

    STONEHOUSE got into the Christmas spirit a little earlier than usual this year with the traditional Goodwill celebration taking place around the town on Saturday afternoon. On Saturday, November 18, Father Christmas was driven in style up the High