Month: June 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

CCTV appeal after purse theft in Gloucester

Police are trying to identify the man pictured in connection with a purse theft which took place on Hatfield Road in Gloucester last week. Officers would like to identify the man as they believe that he was involved in the...

/ 28th June 2018

Witness appeal after distraction burglary in Gloucester

Officers in Gloucester are appealing for information from the public about a distraction burglary which took place at an address on Barton Street earlier this month. Between 6.30pm and 7pm on Sunday 10 June, a resident answered the front door...

/ 28th June 2018

Gloucester Cathedral celebrates completion of National Lottery funded Project Pilgrim Phase One

Construction has now finished on the ground-breaking £6m project, Project Pilgrim Phase One. Supported by National Lottery players, the project’s extensive building works began 18 months ago and included: conserving the medieval Lady Chapel; transforming the old car park into...

/ 21st June 2018

Season’s Best So Far For Hickman And Barrier

Fresh from their successful exploits at the Isle of Man TT Races, the Gloucester-based SmithsRacing BMW Team were back in Bennetts British Superbike Championship action this weekend with round four of the series taking place at Snetterton in Norfolk where...

/ 21st June 2018

Appeal after car set alight near Gloucester Park

Police are appealing for information after a parked car was set alight on Midland Road in Gloucester in the early hours of this morning. At approximately 12:50am a white Mercedes E250 was set alight by unknown offenders which resulted in...

/ 20th June 2018

Appeal following homophobic incident in Quedgeley

Police in Gloucester are investigating a hate crime where a teenager was assaulted and subjected to homophobic verbal abuse. The incident happened on Tuesday 5 June at the Kingsway Local Centre between the primary school and Tesco Express in Quedgeley....

/ 20th June 2018