Major upgrades for Visit Gloucestershire

We will be upgrading our bulletin boards first to the latest version but the biggest job will be changing our Gloucestershire directory. At present this is running on a cgi script that is sadly no longer supported. We will be...

/ 8th December 2015

Vulcan bomber flies over Gloucestershire

Yesterday the last flying Vulcan flew over Staverton. We are lucky that anything flying over Gloucestershire airport is easily seen from our garden. It was a magnificent site and here are a few photos.      

/ 12th October 2015

Gloucester Retro Festival Festival Images

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/ 29th August 2015

Big Changes coming for Visit Gloucestershire

We will be performing a major upgrade next week to our bulletin boards and then over the next few weeks you will see some dramatic changes to the whole site. Look out for a major announcement over the coming weeks. Another...

/ 22nd August 2015

The William Webb Ellis Cup. #RWC2015 at Gloucester Cathedral

The Webb Ellis Cup is the trophy awarded to the winner of the Rugby World Cup, the premier competition in men’s international rugby union. The Cup is named after William Webb Ellis, who is often credited as the inventor of...

/ 16th July 2015

Aggressive fundraising by “charities”

Sadly many national charities have just forgotten what charity really means. They have turned from charitable institutions into lobbying organisations and they seem to think that paying millions in advertising and paying their staff vast amounts of money is ok....

/ 11th July 2015

A day in Parliament

On Wednesday this week, I and my oldest friend took the train to London and then to Parliament to see prime ministers questions and a tour of the buildings with out MP Richard Graham. We had a wonderful day there....

/ 19th June 2015

Events to Look Forward to at Cheltenham Race Course this Year

Cheltenham Racecourse has long been known for the fantastic array of horseracing events that are held at the venue, which bring in racing fans from far and wide. However, there is more to this venue than just horseracing, as it...

/ 19th May 2015

Shame on Labour

Labour Shame I have always been proud to live in a country that is tolerant and grants freedom of worship to any religion. How people worship and what they do in their own churches and homes is their business entirely....

/ 4th May 2015

A strategy for pride in Gloucester through Heritage and the Arts

A strategy for pride in Gloucester through the Arts 1 Introduction It is time to set out a structured approach to the Arts and Heritage in Gloucester. In a city whose history is its greatest unexploited asset and which a...

/ 15th March 2015