Appeal after collision in Gloucester city centre

Police in Gloucester are appealing for witnesses after a driver left the scene of a collision on Southgate Street last week. The incident place at around 12.45pm on Friday 6 July and saw a black car pull out of the...

/ 10th July 2018

Secrecy and lawyer’s bills shroud GCC’s Incinerator says Green Party

Tim Davies, a Green Party member and open data campaigner, has been informed that GCC will not release updated costs for disposal of waste they have agreed with Urbaser Balfour Beatty, even though they have been instructed to do so,...

/ 10th July 2018

New road surface for A4136 from Edge End to Lower Berry Hill

A busy route between Gloucester and Monmouth is being resurfaced overnight from 19th July as part of Gloucestershire County Council’s £150m investment into the county’s highways. The A4136 is an important route for the Forest of Dean and this stretch of...

/ 10th July 2018

CCTV appeal following two distraction thefts

Police investigating two distraction thefts last month have released CCTV images of two women they would like to speak to in connection. A woman aged in her 70s was followed from her bank on Southgate Street, Gloucester by two women...

/ 6th July 2018

Lib Dems fight to preserve Elmscroft Community Centre

Fears have been raised over the future of Elmbridge’s largest community centre after a county council structural report suggested that significant work was required to meet health and safety standards. The current lease is due to expire in January 2019...

/ 6th July 2018

Future of two care homes to be discussed

Gloucestershire County council’s cabinet is being asked to consider proposals to close two care homes in the county. Gloucestershire Care Partnership (GCP) which includes the care provider The Orders of St John Care Trust (OSJCT) – together with Gloucestershire County...

/ 6th July 2018

Men charged and remanded in Gloucester

Three men have been remanded in custody following their appearance at Cheltenham Magistrates’ Court yesterday charged with the supply of crack cocaine, a controlled Class A drug.  Addil Elmi, 18, from Middlesex, Saeed Ali, 22, from Middlesex and Salah Aden,...

/ 28th June 2018

Appeal for witnesses to altercation in Tuffley

Police are appealing for witnesses after two men were assaulted on Chatsworth Avenue in Tuffley at the weekend. This happened at around 10pm on Sunday (24 June) and two men in their 50s received hospital treatment for facial injuries. It’s believed...

/ 28th June 2018

New road surface for B4215 Newent

To help keep Gloucestershire moving, the county council will lay a brand new road surface along a main route between Gloucester and Newent. The B4215 Malswick Mill, Newent is being given a new facelift as part of Gloucestershire County Council’s...

/ 28th June 2018

Lib Dems demand action over bins fiasco in Gloucester

Gloucester Liberal Democrats are demanding the Conservative-run city council takes action over persistent poor performance by waste collection contractors Amey. Lib Dem councillors have tabled a motion for debate at a meeting of the city council on July 12, which...

/ 28th June 2018