• Boy who started successful business inspired by Andrew Tate

    A 12-year-old boy who has started a successful car-washing business in Swindon was inspired to do so by controversial influencer Andrew Tate. Harvey launched his valeting service to realise his dream of working with supercars. Harvey’s business

  • Departing Stroud MP issues statement after election defeat

    DEPARTING Stroud MP Siobhan Baillie has issued a statement after her election defeat.  Conservative Siobhan Baillie who finished in second place receiving 11,000 less votes than new Labour MP Dr Simon Opher, has issued a statement to the SNJ after

  • Mum's appalling crime against her own child

    A WOMAN has appeared in court after she sent indecent images of her child to a man who had a sexual interest in children. The man, who lives out of county, was arrested after he had been talking to what he thought was a child online. However, he

  • Weekly round-up of cricket fixtures in area

    WEEKLY round-up of cricket fixtures by Steve Hill  GCCL CHRIS Stuart finished with memorable figures of 7-32 from six overs to help pave the way for Down Hatherley to record a fine two-wicket win away to Sheepscombe in one of only two AMS Gloucestershire

  • Eight pictures as Stroud transformed with first ever festival

    THE FIRST ever Stroud Paint Festival transformed the town with a colourful array of murals and street art on Sunday.  Local artists, visitors, and residents alike have expressed enthusiasm for the event, which has brought new life to various privately-owned

  • Accounts manager's fraud led to building company's collapse

    THE former accounts manager of a building company has admitted defrauding the business of thousands of pounds which led to the firm’s collapse. Andrew Maxted, aged 57, of Horsemarling Farm, Standish Gate near Stonehouse was due to be sentenced

  • Long-awaited bus improvements for Stroud due to arrive soon

    PLANNED bus improvements will finally be coming to the Stroud area after a long wait due to a lack of drivers. Gloucestershire County Council has announced that Stagecoach West has finally found enough drivers to run expanded services for the 65

  • Appeal after electric bikes worth £10k stolen from van 

    AN appeal has been launched after electric bikes worth £10,000 were recently stolen in Ebley.  Thieves stole two electric bikes from a van parked in Monkey Puzzle Close between 11pm on Wednesday, July 3 and 6am on Thursday, July 4. According

  • Embrace the summer season with Aztec Hotel and Spa

    Make the most of summer days with the award-winning Aztec Hotel and Spa in Bristol. From one-night spa breaks to sizzling summer-inspired dining with friends, it’s time to get out and enjoy the change of season. Soothing spa days Sit back and