‘Park and dump’ fly tipper fined

Gloucester city council has successfully prosecuted a fly tipper who covered a Gloucester car park with illegally dumped rubbish. Council officers discovered an “extremely large amount” of waste covering almost the entire area of the car park, off Matson Lane....

/ 8th February 2018

Positive peer review for city council

Like “chalk and cheese”. That is how representatives from the Local Government Association (LGA) described the change in the city council over the last four years following their recent visit to Gloucester. A team of experts from across local government...

/ 8th February 2018

Waving the purple flag for safe nights

Gloucester could soon be joining neighbours Cheltenham and Bristol in being recognised with a national safety award. The Purple Flag is awarded to cities or towns that show that they have a safe and thriving night-time economy, based on the...

/ 8th February 2018

Business premises robbed in Hucclecote

Police are appealing for information following two robberies at business premises in Huccclecote, Gloucester.  A shop on Hillview Road and another on Hucclecote Road were entered by unknown offender/s sometime between close of business of 30 December 2017 and 8am...

/ 8th February 2018

Man stabbed in Tuffley

Police were called at 11.25am today following reports of man being assaulted in the Bisley Road area of Tuffley, Gloucester.  A 24 year old male from Gloucester was picked up by ambulance from near to St Peter’s School, Stroud Road...

/ 8th February 2018

Man charged following assault in Gloucester

A man is due before magistrates in Cheltenham today, Monday 22 January, in connection with an assault which happened in the Bisley Road area of Gloucester on Saturday. Kaya Hilton, aged 20 and from Gloucester, was arrested on Saturday and...

/ 8th February 2018

E-fit released in connection with Quedgeley burglary

Police have issued an e-fit of a man that they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary in Quedgeley from last month. Between 4pm and 7pm on Wednesday 20 December, the offender broke into a house on...

/ 8th February 2018

Movers and shakers: Firm launches new outlet in Westgate

New operators have taken space in Gloucester’s thriving Westgate. Shakes 2Go will open its first outlet in the city following a deal brokered by Bruton Knowles. William Matthews from the firm’s Gloucester office said:  “Now, Shakes 2Go is aiming to...

/ 8th February 2018

Get hooked up at Eastgate Shopping Centre

Romance is in the air at the Eastgate Shopping Centre, Gloucester and visitors to the Centre on Saturday, 27 January can take part in the ‘Get Hooked Up’ Valentine’s Competition. As a timely reminder that the most romantic day of...

/ 8th February 2018

Major improvements on the way for Brunswick Road in Gloucester

Essential resurfacing work to Brunswick Road and Bell Lane in Gloucester will start during the February half term. Brunswick Road is a main road leading to the city centre in Gloucester. The road surface is reaching the end of its...

/ 8th February 2018