Gloucester house prices £335,000 cheaper than the capital, as 40% of young Londoners plan to buy outside of the big smoke

Move to Gloucester and spend £335,000 less on buying your home when compared to London prices, according to data collected by Online Mortgage Advisor.   Online Mortgage Advisor has created a city comparison tool called “Is The Grass Greener?”, which...

/ 8th February 2018

Gloucestershire police officers assist with aftermath of Hurricane Irma

Two Gloucestershire police officers have joined the aid response in the British Virgin Islands following Hurricane Irma.  Chief Inspector Paul Dutton landed on the island on Saturday 9 September,  the first British police officer to arrive in the area, and...

/ 8th February 2018

Witness appeal after man assaulted in Gloucester Park

Officers are appealing for witnesses to an assault which occurred in Gloucester Park in Gloucester last night, Wednesday 13 September. At around 9.30pm a man was involved in an altercation with a group of males and officers believe he was...

/ 8th February 2018

Family raise money for Wotton Lawn Hospital in memory of Roger Marsland

The loved ones of a man who ‘got his life back’ following admission to Wotton Lawn Hospital, in Gloucester, have raised more than £2,000 in his memory, to benefit the hospital and its service users. Roger Marsland, 59, was admitted...

/ 8th February 2018

Gloucestershire Constabulary statement following increased threat level

Following the incident at Parson’s Green, London yesterday, Friday 15 September, the Prime Minister announced that the terror threat level in Britain has been raised to critical. That means that another attack may be imminent. As a result officers from...

/ 8th February 2018

Time running out for Gloucester pubs, bars and clubs to enter Best Bar None Awards

The deadline for Gloucester’s licensed premises to enter the award-winning Best Bar None scheme is fast approaching! The purpose of the BBN industry awards is to: promote a safe, vibrant and customer friendly evening and night time economy and to recognise...

/ 8th February 2018

Changes to car parking in Gloucester

For the first time in a decade Gloucester City Council has announced it is raising the price of off street parking at car parks around the city. This is the first time since 2007 that the council has increased prices,...

/ 8th February 2018

Fancy appearing on Britain’s Got Talent? Auditions are coming to Gloucester next month

The nation’s favourite talent show is hitting the road once again on its search to find talented acts for the brand new series. This year, the Britain’s Got Talent team is coming to The Eastgate Shopping Centre in Gloucester on...

/ 8th February 2018

Concern for missing Gloucester man

Police are concerned for the welfare of a 46-year-old man who has been reported missing from Gloucester, and officers are appealing for the public’s help to locate him. Mark Taylor was last seen in the Longlevens area at about 10am...

/ 8th February 2018

Minsterworth School to close

Following a public consultation the council has agreed to the board of governor’s request to close the school at the end of 2017. The consultation followed a review by the school’s governors which showed low numbers of pupils meant there...

/ 8th February 2018