Gloucestershire rail fares go up from today

Rail fares increase by an average of 3.1% as of today, despite punctuality falling to a 13-year low. In what is being described as “another kick in the wallet” for passengers, the cost of many rail season tickets has risen...

/ 2nd January 2019

Missing teenager found

Update – Jordan has been found safe and well. Police are currently searching for a vulnerable teenager who has been reported missing. 17-year-old Jordan Simpson is missing from the Hardwicke area near Gloucester. Jordon is described as slim, 5 foot...

/ 1st January 2019

Man charged in connection with Gloucester stabbing

A man has been charged in connection with a stabbing at the JET Garage on London Road which took place on Monday 27 August. Joel Phillips, aged 24 and of Cole Mead in Bristol was charged with wounding with intent...

/ 1st January 2019

Warning following suspected rogue traders in Brockworth

Gloucestershire Constabulary is warning people to be on their guard after two males aggressively demanded cash from an elderly woman as they claimed work was needed on her home. The pair attended the address in Brockworth and said that part...

/ 1st January 2019

New Year’s Honours List celebrates the best of Gloucestershire

Sixteen people from Gloucestershire have been recognised in the Queen’s Honours List. People are nominated by members of the public, government departments or the Royal Family. The list is a chance for recognition of those who have made outstanding contributions...

/ 28th December 2018

Enough is enough – ‘No Show’ campaign to tackle almost 200,000 missed appointments in Gloucestershire

How would you feel if someone didn’t show up in your life? Every year in Gloucestershire, thousands of people do not turn up to their medical appointments when these vital slots could be filled by another patient in need. There...

/ 25th December 2018

Clamp down on empty homes proposed

Gloucester City Council is set to raise council tax on empty homes in a move to help tackle homelessness. Councillors will vote on the proposals at January’s cabinet meeting, which could see Council tax rise by up to four times...

/ 25th December 2018

Woman killed in Birdlip collision

Gloucestershire Constabulary together with ambulance, fire and the national police ambulance helicopter attended a serious road traffic collision last night, Saturday 22 December. The collision occurred between Nettleton Bottom and the Cowley roundabout on the A417 near Birdlip. The three...

/ 25th December 2018

Appeal to trace missing Gloucester man

Police in Gloucester are appealing for help to trace a missing man from the city. Anthony Gordon, 36, was last seen in the Tuffley area at around 11.30pm yesterday. He is considered vulnerable and officers are concerned for his welfare....

/ 25th December 2018

CCTV appeal following Gloucester Docks altercation

Do you recognise any of the men pictured? Police would like to speak to them in connection with an altercation at the end of last month. At approximately 11pm on Saturday 24 November, a man and woman were walking along...

/ 25th December 2018