Man arrested following collision on M5

A man has been arrested in connection with a collision which happened on the M5 in Gloucestershire early this morning. The collision happened shortly before 4.30am in the southbound carriageway between junctions 9 and 10 and involved a black Vauxhall...

/ 8th February 2018

Tom Kerridge to search for Britain’s best artisan food producers

Gloucester chef Tom Kerridge will front a new show searching for Britain’s best artisan food producers. The amateurs will promote and sell their wares in a real shop in the Yorkshire Dales – and showcase their offerings to two judges....

/ 8th February 2018

Prolific burglar jailed after officers recognise his eyebrows from CCTV footage

A prolific burglar who was recognised by officers from CCTV footage due to his distinctive eyes and eyebrows has been jailed for four years. 27-year-old Jason Potter was found guilty of committing a burglary on 27 March this year in...

/ 8th February 2018

Gloucestershire hotspot for new home starts

Gloucestershire is one of three locations around the country delivering the highest number of new home starts. Latest figures from the Department for Communities and Local Government show that Gloucestershire, South Derbyshire and South Norfolk are providing a significant percentage...

/ 8th February 2018

The Citizen and Gloucestershire Echo to become weekly publication

Trinity Mirror has announced The Citizen and Gloucestershire Echo will become a weekly publication from next month. At the same time, a Gloucestershire edition of the Western Daily Press will be launched to cater for readers in the county who...

/ 8th February 2018

Council grant helps to secure restoration of important listed building

Following a significant grant from Gloucester City Council, 78 Westgate Street has been refurbished by owner and developer Perricks Farm Estates Ltd. No 78 Westgate Street, a Grade II asset, received a £20k contribution as part of the ‘City Centre...

/ 8th February 2018

140 GCH Staff Give a Day to support Gloucester Communities

Over 140 members of Gloucester City Homes (GCH) staff are spending this Friday working with local community groups to make a visible positive impact in the communities they jointly work in. The day has been arranged following the success of...

/ 8th February 2018

Co-op staff threatened at knife-point by robber

Gloucestershire Constabulary are appealing for information following a robbery at a Co-op store, High Street, Tredworth, Gloucester. On Sunday 10 September just before 10pm an unknown offender went into the shop and threatened staff with a knife.  He forced the...

/ 8th February 2018

Gloucestershire Constabulary HQ Open Day this Saturday

Gloucestershire Constabulary and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) will be opening their doors to the public once again on Saturday.  Over the past three years our annual Open Day has proved so popular we can’t wait to...

/ 8th February 2018