Month: October 2020

Local firm wins contract to transform Kings Square

Gloucester based construction firm E G Carter & Co Ltd has been appointed by Gloucester City Council to take forward plans for the £5m transformation of Kings Square. The project will see significant improvements made to the city centre square...

/ 23rd October 2020

Resurfacing scheme completed on Gloucester’s London Road

Resurfacing work in London Road in Gloucester has been completed as part of the county council’s £150 million investment in the county’s roads. The work was carried out between 21 and 28 September as the surface between the Cheltenham Road...

/ 21st October 2020

Renewed appeal for witnesses to rape in Tredworth

Police investigating the rape of a young teenage boy in the Tredworth area are renewing their appeal for witnesses. Officers received a report on Friday that a boy had been raped in Tredworth Cemetery between 8pm and 9.20pm on Sunday...

/ 20th October 2020

Community Garden set to Bloom

A scheme to turn an overgrown and unloved patch of land into a community garden will receive funding from Gloucester City Council after councillors agreed to back the project. The area known as ‘The Rose Garden’ on the corner of...

/ 20th October 2020

Gloucester welding specialists come to Team BRIT’s rescue

A firm of welding specialists based in Gloucester has helped a team of disabled racing drivers after it had some key equipment stolen. R-Tech Welding Equipment, a leading manufacturer and supplier of welding machines and plasma cutters to a range...

/ 20th October 2020

Recycling centres switch to winter opening hours

Household Recycling Centres in Gloucestershire will be moving to winter opening hours from this weekend. Pyke Quarry, in Stroud will also be going back to its normal pre-covid opening days from 25 October as well as winter opening hours, 10am...

/ 20th October 2020

Police appeal for witnesses of incident in Gloucester where four were arrested

Police are appealing for the drivers of two vehicles to contact police as they may have information relating to an incident in Gloucester over the weekend. It happened on Saturday 3 October around 10.40pm in the area of Worcester Street...

/ 17th October 2020

Appeal for witnesses of knifepoint robbery in Shurdington

Police are appealing for witnesses following a knifepoint robbery in Shurdington over the weekend. Three teenage boys were robbed of a phone, a bag and a Nike cap by two other teenage boys on Sunday 4 October. Police were called...

/ 17th October 2020

Appeal for victims to come forward after member of the public reports seeing assault in Gloucester

Police are keen to speak to two males who were seen being chased by a group of four people in Gloucester last month. Officers were called to Alvin Street in the city at 12.55am on Tuesday 22 September after a...

/ 17th October 2020

Man charged with numerous counts of kidnap and assaults against women

A man has been charged in connection with a series of incidents over recent months which include kidnap and serious assaults against females. Investigating officers are now urging anyone who feels they may have information which could assist the ongoing...

/ 17th October 2020