Month: April 2018

Library to host local jobs fair

Gloucester Library on Brunswick Road will host a jobs fair on Tuesday 8th May between 2pm and 4pm. The event, organised with Learndirect, is a chance for job seekers in Gloucestershire to come along to the library, find out about employment opportunities...

/ 18th April 2018

Emergency response exercise at Gloucestershire Airport

Gloucestershire Airport will be conducting a live exercise on tomorrow evening to test their emergency response plans. In keeping with the Civil Aviation Authority’s legislation and Licensing requirements, a live exercise will to take place to test the effectiveness of the...

/ 18th April 2018

£2.5 million boost for Llanthony Road improvements

Approval will be sought next week at Gloucestershire County Council’s cabinet meeting to increase its budget for the improvements set for Gloucester South West Bypass. On Wednesday 18th April the council’s cabinet will be asked to agree an extra £2.475 million...

/ 18th April 2018

Two charged in connection with Gloucester murder

A man and a woman will appear in court tomorrow, Thursday 19 April, charged in connection with the murder of Jack Delany. Mr Delany died as a result of a single stab wound to his abdomen sustained during an incident...

/ 18th April 2018

The equivalent of two cars in rubbish on Gloucester roadside

Drivers in Gloucester are being asked to help keep roadsides clear of rubbish after a clean up saw over three tonnes collected. It took city council crews two days to clear the rubbish from the side of the A40 Northern...

/ 18th April 2018

Family tribute to man who died following incident in Gloucester

The family of a 25-year-old man who died following a stabbing incident in Gloucester on Sunday night has paid tribute to him. Jack Delany, from Gloucester, died in Southmead Hospital, Bristol during the early hours of Monday morning following the...

/ 18th April 2018

Four men admit violent disorder at Chase Lane Industrial Estate

Four men have admitted their involvement in a violent incident in Gloucester last November where a firearm was discharged. At approximately 5am on Sunday 12 November police were called to reports of a stabbing in the Chase Lane Industrial Estate...

/ 14th April 2018

Police attend property in Gloucester

Police were called at 1.30pm on Thursday to a property in Winnycroft Lane, Matson where a man was reported to be in distress. Trained negotiators remained at the scene throughout the afternoon, bringing the man out to safety in the...

/ 14th April 2018

Carpetright to close Gloucester store

Carpetright says it is closing 92 stores and cutting 300 jobs as part of a restructuring plan. The retailer recently started talks with lenders to ensure it does not breach the terms of its bank loans. The chain is planning...

/ 14th April 2018

Appeal after handbag theft in Linden

Police are appealing for information following a handbag theft in Gloucester.  On 31 March police were called at 12.10 to Alma Place, Gloucester where an 83 year old woman had been the victim of theft.  She was walking along Alma...

/ 14th April 2018