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15 min ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

Schizophrenic university graduate found guilty of stabbing a police officer

A SCHIZOPHRENIC university graduate who stabbed a police officer in the face and chest outside his Quedgeley home has been found guilty of attempting to cause grievous bodily harm with intent.

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1 hr ago | Newsday

Dredging planned for flood-hit town

The de-silting work will be carried out at two places, at the River Swilgate and at Carrant Brook in Tewkesbury.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Wiltshire Times

1.5k fine for first scrap metal carrier convicted in Wiltshire under new law

A scrap metal carrier is the first convicted in Wiltshire under the Scrap Metal Dealers Act for failing to be a registered scrap metal dealer in the county A scrap metal carrier is the first convicted in Wiltshire under the Scrap Metal Dealers Act for failing to be a registered scrap metal dealer in the county.

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Vital Football

Jacob Davidge On Trial At Rovers

Cirencester's 17 year old winger Jacob Davidge is currently on trial at Bristol Rovers.

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Gazette Series

a Ten-year-old boy was approached by a man in a white van and asked if he wanted a lift in Dursley.

The suspicious incident on Monday, July 14 saw the boy refusing the lift at 8.20am on Oak Drive in Dursley.

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Stroudnewsand Journal

Storms batter Stroud over the weekend leaving drains struggling to cope

Thunder roared and lightning struck with devastating consequences for one family as a bolt hit their Hardwicke home in the early hours of Saturday morning.

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Gazette Series

SR_254_001 Severn Beach Post Office

THE POST Office in Severn Beach is set to relocate to the McColls convenience store as part of a major, national, modernisation programme.

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Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Tickets for Emergency Services Show on sale

The show is at Hullavington airfield, near Chippenham, on September 7 and has been organised by volunteers from Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service, Wiltshire Police, South Western Ambulance Service and the Highways Agency.

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Cotswold Journal

Student wins place at elite school of dance

A SIXTH form student at Chipping Campden School is celebrating after being awarded a place at the elite Northern School of Contemporary Dance.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Harbor Times Soup

The winner of the men's cheese roll at the eighth annual Maine Celtic ...

The winner of the men's cheese roll at the eighth annual Maine Celtic Celebration in Belfast Sunday, July 20, was Stephen Atkinson, of Australia, who was part of an international team with three other members from England and Scotland.

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The Arizona Republic

A look back: Prince George first year

Prince George during a visit to the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum, London on July 2, 2014.

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Stroudnewsand Journal

Cash-point customers urged to be vigilant after ATM tampering incidents

Devices to prevent cash being withdrawn are reported to have been found at an ATM in Cheltenham and one in Gloucester during the early hours of Tuesday, July 15. It is suspected these were placed by an offender planning to retrieve the cash after its rightful owners had left the scene.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Gloucestershire fishery lands prestigious award

This year's Alan Faulkner Memorial Award from The Wheelyboat Trust was presented at the CLA Game Fair at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Women unite to fight against cancer at Cirencester Race for Life

A SEA of pink washed over Cirencester as women ran, walked and danced through the countryside, braving the battle against cancer.

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Gazette Series

Passionate Dursley care worker awarded medal

Medal winners from left to right: Christine Pearce, Theresa Whitford, Karen Cummings, Jeff Denton, Sian Sparrow, Annette Ayles, Sharon Wheeler A CARE worker from Dursley has received a prestigious award from the British branch of the world's oldest order of chivalry - the Sovereign Order of Malta.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Wiltshire Young Farmers' contest success

Eleven members travelled to Stafford last weekend to compete in junior public speaking.

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Daily Mail

Four houses in Britain destroyed by fire and lightning as thunderstorms wrecked havoc

Four homes have been destroyed by lightning and razed by fire as thunderstorms bulldozed their way across the country this weekend.

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Newsday

Flight MH17: The Britons who died

The plane was on its way from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur when it came down in the east of the country.

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This is Wiltshire

Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service attended over 30 weather-related incidents on Saturday.

Giffords Court, Melksham at 1.34am - a small fire in a fire panel after a lightning strike, which was out on arrival, attended by a crew from Trowbridge.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Children enjoy special visit from police officers and fire fighters

CHILDREN at Mighty Oaks after school club and Acorns Nursery in Cirencester were thrilled to receive a visit from the police and the fire brigade.

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