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  1. My seven favourite Cotswold pubs... and their landlordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Supported by wife Ellie, Ric Sainty turn the Old Spot in Dursley into a legendary pub. In 2007 it was named Camra's national pub of the year, the first Gloucestershire pub to earn that title The pubs may be the jewels but the true heroes are those in charge, be they landlords or landladies.

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  2. Free sports sessions in Stroud and Dursley tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Stroud District Council is joining forces with coaches and clubs to lay on free sports activities this Saturday. free of charge at The Pulse in Dursley.

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  3. Firefighters push bed across Gloucestershire to help beat cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    GLOUCESTERSHIRE firefighters are set to push a hospital bed 160 miles around the county, all in aid of a hospital cancer unit. The team sets this morning from Lydney fire station and will finish at Cheltenham Oncology on Wednesday, September 12. The great Gloucestershire bed push will call in at 21 fire stations over six days to raise money for Cheltenham and Gloucester's Hospital Charity, which supports the regional oncology cancer care charity Focus.

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  4. Fifty free sports events in and around Stroud this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Stroud District Council is joining forces with coaches and clubs to lay on 50 sports activities free-of-charge at both its sports centres and there is something for everyone. The Active For Life Health and Wellbeing Day at Stratford Park Leisure Centre in Stroud and at The Pulse in Dursley will showcase sports through a huge range of taster sessions on Saturday, September 8. Anyone can book a place at stroud.gov.uk/activeforlife and there will be some activities for which booking is not required, including a climbing wall at both venues.

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  5. 'Austerity is hitting towns like Stroud hardest'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    In her diary this week, Stroud District Council leader Doina Cornell discusses how the council is acting to protect high streets from declining. WE are a district with many distinct communities, and people's deep care for the place where they live has come out very strongly in these last few months, with the proposal to introduce car parking charges feeling like a symbol for many other issues.

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  6. We must protect free parking, says John LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 26 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    At last there is good news regarding parking charges. Wotton-under-Edge, Dursley and Nailsworth were under the threat of having free parking facilities withdrawn.

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  7. How did Stroud District Council pick its new chief exec?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 19 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    In her diary this week, Stroud District Council leader Doina Cornell explains how the council picked its new chief executive. I HOPE you've been enjoying your half term and getting some time off to spend with friends or family.

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  8. Plans to end free parking across Stroud district scrappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Plans to end free parking in Dursley, Nailsworth, Wotton-under-Edge and Stratford Park in Stroud have officially been dropped by the district council. "After carefully considering the views of the public, parish and town councils and businesses, Stroud District Council is stopping proposals to charge for car parking," announced the council's leader Doina Cornell in a statement released today.

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  9. Stroud charity expands to Wotton-under-EdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    The Door has been awarded the contract to provide youth work services in the town for the next three years, starting from September. The Door already runs community youth-work schemes in Stroud, Stonehouse, Dursley, Cam, Wotton, North Nibley and Avening where it 'aims to promote the concept of a safe space for all 11-18 year olds across each of its centres and clubs'.

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  10. Stroud Labour 'thinks again' on new car parking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    STROUD Labour council leader Doina Cornell says that Labour councillors need to 'think again' about the introduction of car parking charges across the district. The statement follows a report and consultation which looked at ending free parking from Dursley, Wotton under Edge and Nailsworth, as well as Stratford Park in Stroud.

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  11. Building society pay for over 30 people at LongfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    From left: Una Bailey, Nailsworth branch, Tracey Knowles, Dursley branch, Longfield patient Sue Wilber with her daughter Sophie Tudor, Gemma Wright and Jade Gaskell, both from Stonehouse branch. MEMBERS of a building society have donated enough to pay for home care for more than 30 people at Longfield Hospice in Minchinhampton.

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  12. Mule wins dressage competition first time horse/donkey cross is allowed to enterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2018 | Metro

    A mule won a dressage competition for the first time ever in the UK - on the debut occasion he was allowed to take part. Wallace The Great had been turned down from official events and was told he could not be a member of British Dressage, as he is half horse, half donkey.

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  13. New dog fouling officers introduced across Stroud districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Town and parish council staff from across the area will be able to issue fines to owners who fail to clean up their dog's mess, about a year after Dursley town council brought in the scheme. Currently only employees of the district council have the power to do that, but with just two dedicated dog wardens for the whole Stroud area, Dursley felt it did not have enough backup for problem sites like the War Memorial Recreation Ground and the Highfields Estate.

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  14. New army of dog poop troops could come to StroudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    But a new set of pooper troopers are on their way to the Stroud district: town and parish council staff. About a year ago Dursley town council got the ball rolling on allowing its employees to issue fines to owners who fail to clean up their dog's mess.

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  15. Parking charges to be voted on by all Stroud district councillorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Campaigners for free parking in the Stroud district claimed victory last night now that the final decision to introduce charges will be taken by all councillors. Stroud District Council is currently consulting on whether to end free parking in Dursley, Nailsworth, Stratford Park and Wotton-under-Edge in an effort to get more shoppers into the district's towns.

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  16. The men appeared at Cheltenham Magistrates' Court on Thursday, July 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Jordan Rennebach, 27 from Heathcourt, Dursley and Michael Stanton, 27 from Wheelers Walk, Stroud appeared at Cheltenham Magistrates' Court on Thursday, July 12.

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  17. Stroud Harriers looking for new managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    The team have two more pre-season friendlies remaining against Tetbury Town this Thursday and Dursley Town on Thursday, July 27.

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  18. Gloucestershire man makes five-hour journey to Liverpool...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | This is Gloucestershire

    Levi Fraser was said to have been acting on the instruction of others when he was caught with the weapon A 22-year-old Dursley man has been jailed after police seized a sawn-off shotgun in the boot of a car he was travelling in. An armed stop led to the seizure of a sawn-off shotgun after a police surveillance operation in Dingle, Liverpool, after the car had driven from Gloucestershire.

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  19. Having no budget has not stopped boss Sam Prior building something special at Brimscombe & ThruppRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | This is Gloucestershire

    Former King's Stanley boss Sam Prior is preparing for his fourth season in charge of Hellenic League Premier Division club Brimscombe & Thrupp. Operating without a playing budget, they have finished fifth, seventh and sixth so far and now look capable of mounting a challenge for promotion to the Southern League.

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  20. Ben Miller and Emma Samms condemn end of free parking in NailsworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Stroud District Council is looking to impose charges on the seven car parks it owns within the town, as well as at locations in Dursley, Stratford Park and Wotton-under-Edge. Worried Nailsworth traders say this could be the thin end of the wedge for some of them.

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