Dursley, England Newswire

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  1. Gloucestershire mobile speed vans to have priority site in Wotton-under-Edge throughout MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Gazette Series

    A46 Bath Rd: 67 offences identified in 6 visits to the road. A4019 Uckington: 115 offences in 6 visits.

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  2. Gloucestershire Police put out appeal for missing 14-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Gazette Series

    Na went missing from foster care in Sedbury on the Gloucestershire/Gwent border between 6.30-8.00am on Tuesday 28th April. She was wearing lilac leopard print pyjama bottoms and a navy blue puffa coat with a fur hood and blue and white Converse trainers.

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  3. Help a Gloucestershire-based company pitch their 'revolutionary' idea to Richard BransonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Gazette Series

    Waterless Ltd is a Gloucestershire-based company that create Nilaqua - a range of cleaning products that can be wiped off with just a towel and can ease the discomfort of terminally ill bed-bound patients. Having already made it to the NHS catalogue, the team now want to take their idea to Richard Branson in his Dragons Den-style initiative Pitch to Rich.

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  4. Staff from an iconic printing company reunite in Wotton-under-EdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Gazette Series

    Among the guests were Philip Brooke, former managing director of the company, and Russell Allway, grandson of Charlie Russell, one of the first printers employed by the company in 1895.

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  5. Burglars take items worth thousands of pounds in house raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Gazette Series

    The stolen bike has the same frame as the bike pictured but with white handlebars and silver anodised Mavic wheels and chain wheel. The offenders also stole a matching jade and gold bracelet and pendant plus a selection of Walker and Hall cutlery including spoons and forks.

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  6. Five car collision leaves road closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    The incident happened opposite Ampney Down Farm just after 6pm last night . Paramedics treated two people for whiplash injuries.

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  7. Man and his dog rescued from burning buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    He was treated by fire crews and paramedics on scene for the effects of smoke inhalation and then taken to hospital for further assessment. The dog remained uninjured and was left in the care of a neighbour.

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  8. Gloucestershire fire crews rescue horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    At 2.41pm today fire control received a call asking for help with a horse that had got its leg stuck in a kissing gate after trying to jump over it, just off Stockwell Lane in Woodmancote, Cheltenham. The specialist animal rescue team from the Gloucester North Fire Station was mobilised to the incident with a crew of five.

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  9. Man pours beer over partner's head and throttles her before punching her in the mouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    The victim reports that three unknown women intervened and told her partner to leave her alone. Back inside the private section of the pub the victim's partner allegedly punched her in the mouth, causing cuts and swelling to her mouth.

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  10. Gloucestershire Police and Crime Commissioner praises Cam community hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    Martin Surl with guests at GL11 Community Hub and members of the kitchen team by Stuart Rust , reporter covering Dursley, Cam, Sharpness, Slimbridge, Kingscote, Stone, Coaley, Berkeley, Uley, Woodford, North Nibley, Wotton-under-Edge, Kingswood, Stinchcombe and Cambridge THE Police and Crime Commissioner for Gloucestershire was delighted to see the success of a community centre in Cam - a project he helped fund as part of a county-wide initiative. Gloucestershire's PCC Martin Surl dropped into GL11 Community Hub for a spot of lunch cooked up by their kitchen team - largely comprised of volunteers.

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  11. Buglars take items worth thousands of pounds in house raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    The stolen bike has the same frame as the bike pictured but with white handlebars and silver anodised Mavic wheels and chain wheel. The offenders also stole a matching jade and gold bracelet and pendant plus a selection of Walker and Hall cutlery including spoons and forks.

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  12. Bike stolen right outside district council chambers in StroudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    The bike, designed for a rider over 6ft 6ins, was stolen shortly before 1pm on Tuesday when the offender cut through the 'D' bike-lock and made off with the bike. This bike is a 'Muddy Fox' mountain bike.

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  13. VIDEO: Gloucestershire police dogs under reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    While other police forces have opted to merge to offset budget cuts, Gloucestershire - one of the UK's oldest and smallest constabularies - remains independent, preferring strategic alliances in specific areas only. As part of the Tri-Force agreement, Gloucestershire's force works in partnership with police in Wiltshire and Avon and Somerset.

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  14. A 'filthy' and 'dangerous' pond in Cambridge causes outrage among residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    People living near the new First Step Homes development of 24 houses in Cambridge are outraged by the fenced-off pool of water which has been left behind. It was supposed to be a series of underground pipes covered over with grass, and Stroud District Council is "appalled" by the open pit of pungent water that has been created off Dursley Road.

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  15. A 'filthy' and 'dangerous' pond in Cambridge has caused outrage among residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Gazette Series

    People living near the new First Step Homes development of 24 houses in Cambridge are outraged by the fenced-off pool of water which has been left behind. It was supposed to be a series of underground pipes covered over with grass, and Stroud District Council is "appalled" by the open pit of pungent water that has been created off Dursley Road.

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  16. Iconic Dursley bike goes under the hammer in Wotton-under-EdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Gazette Series

    An example of a Pedersen bike when it was unveiled in Dursley Heritage Centre with Andy Barton and Michael Kemper by Stuart Rust , reporter covering Dursley, Cam, Sharpness, Slimbridge, Kingscote, Stone, Coaley, Berkeley, Uley, Woodford, North Nibley, Wotton-under-Edge, Kingswood, Stinchcombe and Cambridge An early 20th century Pedersen bicycle had garnered a great deal of interest and ended up beating estimates when purchased for A 2,100 at the sale in Wotton Auction Rooms last week. The bike dated from around 1905 where it was made in Dursley to the design of Danish inventor and engineer Mikael Pedersen, who received a patent in this country in the early 1890s.

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  17. Help a child grow a passion for reading in libraries around GloucestershireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Gazette Series

    The new recruits will have the opportunity to improve their communication skills, meet new people and gain valuable experience for their CV. This year, the Reading Agency lead event is being run with Guinness World Records a , and each of the titles included has a record breakers theme.

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  18. Group that connects non-resident parents with their children in safe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Gazette Series

    Dursley and Cam Child Contact Centre is looking for a co-ordinator to liaise with volunteers and families who use the service. The role is voluntary but all expenses are paid.

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  19. Gloucestershire firefighters tackle chimney fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Gazette Series

    Due to increased popularity of solid fuel heating, Gloucestershire Fire & Rescue Service attends a significant number of chimney fires every year. Follow their safety advice at to prevent this from happening in your home.

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  20. Dursley gets itself a new town clerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Gazette Series

    Dursley's mayor cllr Jane Ball said: "It is a great pleasure to welcome John to the team and we look forward to working with him over the forthcoming year. "It's never a dull day in Dursley and John will be at the centre of all of the town council's work."

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