Category: Gloucestershire

Gloucester to welcome the chair of Arts Council England

Chair of Arts Council England, Sir Nicholas Serota, will visit Gloucester next week to find out about plans to grow Gloucester’s cultural scene.  Sir Nicholas will begin his visit to the city in Matson to meet arts organisation Culture Matson,...

/ 11th May 2018

Man charged with attempted robbery in Gloucester

A man will appear at Gloucester Crown Court later this month charged with attempted robbery and assault following an incident outside shops in Matson Avenue, Gloucester in April.  At about 3pm on Tuesday 24 April police received a report of...

/ 11th May 2018

Parents convicted following death of three-month-old child

The parents of a three-month-old boy who died after suffering a brain injury have been convicted following a trial. Baby Ah’Kiell Walker died from a lack of oxygen to the brain and medical treatment was ceased after test results revealed he...

/ 10th May 2018

Commercial Land at Junction 12 to see new development

Strategic commercial development land at Junction 12 of the M5 will provide much needed development opportunities for companies looking to either relocate or expand in the region. The land – formerly known as Javelin Park – has been re-branded Gloucester...

/ 9th May 2018

Nominations revealed for the new mayor and sheriff of Gloucester city

Nominations have been announced for Gloucester’s new Mayor and for the new Sheriff of the city . City Councillor Joanne Brown has been nominated to take over from Councillor Steve Morgan as the new mayor of Gloucester city. While her...

/ 9th May 2018

Ceremony to top off milestone

Councillor Paul James, Leader of Gloucester City Council, will lead a ‘Topping out’ ceremony this Friday to celebrate an important milestone for the new bus station. The ‘Topping Out’ which is an ancient custom to bring good luck to a...

/ 9th May 2018

Arrests made following incident in Brockworth

Four men have been arrested and a quantity of suspected class A drugs seized after police responded to reports of a fight in Brockworth yesterday. At approximately 4.10pm police were alerted to a group of men fighting in the Green...

/ 9th May 2018

Missing teenage girl from Gloucester is found

We are pleased to report that Rebecca Smith (16) reported missing earlier today has been found safe and well.  Thanks for your support. Police are concerned for the welfare of a vulnerable 16-year-old girl who has been reported missing from...

/ 8th May 2018

20% of historic New Inn hotel destroyed by fire

Jason Smith In the early hours of this morning, The New Inn on Northgate Street was 20 per cent damaged by fire after a blaze started on the ground floor and spread through the three story building to the roof....

/ 7th May 2018

CCTV appeal after assault in Gloucester

Officers investigating an assault in Gloucester have released a CCTV image in the hope that someone may be able to identify the offender. Police would like to speak to the man in the image in connection with the incident, which took...

/ 4th May 2018