Witness appeal after attempted burglary in Barnwood

Police in Gloucester are appealing for witnesses and information after a man was injured during an attempted burglary in Barnwood yesterday. Officers were called to Hammond Way at 5.20am after it was reported that a homeowner had disturbed an unknown...

/ 15th January 2019

Appeal following sexual assault in Gloucester Park

Police are appealing for information on an attempted serious sexual assault which took place in Gloucester last month. The incident occurred in Gloucester Park at around 10.15am on Sunday 23 December. A woman had been walking through the park when...

/ 10th January 2019

Warning after report of fraudulant activity in Gloucester city centre

Police are warning people to be vigilant as two women were stopped by City Protection Officers in Gloucester last week after they were seen to be approaching elderly members of the public before asking them for bogus charitable donations. Officers...

/ 10th January 2019

Call for male blood donors in Gloucestershire

NHS Blood and Transplant is urging men in Gloucestershire to match women in making becoming a blood donor their New Year’s resolution for 2019. New figures today reveal more than twice as many women as men in the county became...

/ 10th January 2019

Plans for new student flats approved

Plans for 115 new student flats in Gloucester City Centre have been approved by councillors. Former nightclub and venue ‘KCs’ along with Gentleman’s club Minx in Quay Street will be demolished to make way for the much needed student accommodation....

/ 9th January 2019

Tributes paid to county councillor

Tributes have been paid to a County councillor who has died suddenly at the age of 28. Jack Williams represented the Churchdown ward for the Liberal Democrats. Councillor Williams has been a county councillor since 2016 after wining a by-election...

/ 9th January 2019

Man jailed after pleading guilty to burglary and fraud offences

A fraudster has been sentenced to two years in prison following an investigation involving officers from Gloucestershire, Avon and Somerset, Devon and Cornwall, Kent and the Metropolitan Police. David Broad, age 31 and of North Road in Banwell, Somerset was...

/ 8th January 2019

Major milestone at the Heritage Hub is marked by royalty

HRH The Princess Royal visited the Gloucestershire Heritage Hub on Tuesday to formally open the facility, and to recognise the efforts of volunteers from the Hub’s partners and their impact in the local community. This afternoon, The Princess was welcomed...

/ 8th January 2019

Witness appeal after man stabbed in Gloucester street

Police in Gloucester appealing for information after a man was stabbed. Officers were called to Stratton Road yesterday at 2.15pm and a man in his 20s was found with stab wounds and head injuries. Investigating officers would like to hear...

/ 6th January 2019

Is it going to snow in Gloucestershire?

There have been many headlines in recent days proclaiming a return of the ‘Beast from the East’ and ‘triple polar vortex to trigger heavy snow’. Bookies are reportedly cutting the odds that this month will end as the coldest January...

/ 6th January 2019