Woman and girl in serious but stable condition

A woman and a child suffered serious injuries following a collision on the A46 in Northway yesterday. A Nissan Note and Mitsubishi pick-up truck collided head-on at around 3.35pm. A Ford Fusion was also struck in the collision. The driver...

/ 14th August 2018

Police search for missing woman from Gloucester

Police are concerned for the welfare of a missing woman from Gloucester. Hannah Skett, aged 32 was last seen on the evening of Wednesday 8 August. She is considered as vulnerable. Hannah is described as being 5ft 4 inches tall...

/ 14th August 2018

Gloucester MP asked to apologise over immigrant bin slur

There are calls for Gloucester MP Richard Graham to apologise after he suggested immigrants could not use dustbins. In one of his regular emails to constituents the Conservative Member of Parliament called for an “education programme for immigrants not used...

/ 14th August 2018

These pubs in Gloucestershire are giving away free beer this weekend

In celebration of National Pub Fortnight, these pubs in Gloucestershire are giving away free drinks this weekend.   There will be 50,000 drinks up for grabs nationally, that’s 568 kegs and enough to fill 355 bath tubs, on a first...

/ 3rd August 2018

Police appeal after indecent exposure incident

An investigation has been launched after a man ‘intentionally exposed himself’ to two teenage girls in Abbeymead. Gloucestershire Police said the incident happened in the alleyway, close to the junction with The Oaks and Dancers Hill, at around 2pm on...

/ 3rd August 2018

Overnight works Over the weekend at Over Roundabout

The Over Roundabout scheme, which forms part of the council’s £150 million investment in to the county’s roads, continues to move forward this weekend as crews start to lay the new road surface. The much needed £2.756m improvement scheme at...

/ 2nd August 2018

Appeal for witnesses to assault in Gloucester

Officers in Gloucester are appealing for witnesses to an assault which took place during the early hours of Sunday morning. The assault took place at the junction of Hucclecote Road and Sussex Gardens at shortly before 1am. The victim was...

/ 2nd August 2018

‘Suspend city council office move’ say Liberal Democrats

Gloucester City Council should suspend its planned move of its offices to Shire Hall, say the Lib Dems. The current plan is for the city council to be based on the fifth floor at Shire Hall from 1st April 2019....

/ 29th July 2018

Acting Chief Fire Officer announced

Until such time as a permanent appointment is made, Deputy Chief Fire Officer Andy Hermiston will act into the Chief Fire Officer role for Gloucestershire.  Andy has eight years experience in senior fire officer roles and has an in depth...

/ 29th July 2018

£700k upgrade proposed for Gloucester & Sharpness Canal towpath

Great news for cyclists and walkers as Gloucestershire County Council earmarks £700k to upgrade the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal towpath between Monk Meadow and Elmore Lane West. The funding, £200,000 successfully secured from Gloucestershire Environmental Trust and £500,000 of developer...

/ 29th July 2018