Dursley, England Newswire (Page 2)

Dursley, England Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. 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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  2. #WearGreenForJonty: 48 fabulous photos of the equestrian world supporting Jonty EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Horse and Hound

    It's a month today since Irish Olympic event rider Jonty Evans suffered a serious brain injury when he had a fall at Tattersalls riding Cooley Rorkes Drift - the horse he secured through crowd-funding . With Jonty still unconscious, four-star rider Alice Dunsdon had the idea of riders and connections wearing green - Jonty's cross-country colours - to show their support for him and so, with website Eventing Worldwide leading the campaign, #WearGreenForJonty was born.

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  3. Nailsworth mayor begins battle over free parking in Stroud districtRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Stroud District Council opened a consultation in June on introducing charges for its car parks in Dursley, Nailsworth, Wotton-under-Edge and Stroud, citing evidence doing so could increase shopper footfall for towns. But Nailsworth Town Council is gearing up to battle the proposals, arguing traders, workers, residents and visitors are all set to lose out.

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  4. 'Wolf of Wimbledon' fraudster must serve another four years in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | Mail on Sunday

    'Wolf of Wimbledon' fraudster who led a champagne lifestyle after fleecing elderly investors of their life savings is ordered to serve another four years in jail after failing to pay back 7.5m A fraudster dubbed the 'Wolf of Wimbledon' who fleeced elderly investors must serve another four years in jail after failing to pay back 7.5million. Australian Jeffrey Revell-Reade, 53, blew a fortune on yachts, mansions around the world and private jet hire after masterminding a high level boiler room scam.

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  5. Community pays tribute to 'highly respected' former councillorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | This Is Lancashire

    TRIBUTES have been paid to a 'very popular and highly respected' former councillor who died after a three year battle with cancer. She died at her home in Bolton on Monday after treatment at The Christie Hospital in Manchester and care through Bolton Hospice .

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  6. John Light: We must make the most of our townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    John would like to see a tour started in Cirencester to take advantage of the stunning parish church and the town's rich history with the possibility of a picnic in the Abbey Grounds It is a problem that will not go away. It is more likely to get worse.

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  7. Councillors to vote on free parking issue this eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    STROUD district councillors will discuss whether to start a consultation on introducing charges in town centre car parks at a meeting tonight. Following the consultation visitors could have to pay to use car parks in Dursley, Minchinhampton, Nailsworth, Stratford Park and Wotton-under-Edge from as early as January of next year.

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  8. Police investigation continues after woman suffers knife wound in GloucestershireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | This is Gloucestershire

    Officers were called to Dursley shortly after 12am on Tuesday, following reports of a man being seen with a knife in Parsonage Street.

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  9. Two arrested after woman assaulted with knife in DursleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Shortly after midnight officers from Gloucestershire Constabulary responded to a report of a man being seen with a knife in Parsonage Street. The offender left the scene but a police search involving helicopters resulted in two men being arrested in the Chippenham area of Wiltshire.

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  10. Police detain two men after incident in DursleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Stroud police officers attended the scene of the assault, which is believed to have taken place around the Market Place in the town. A police helicopter joined the search for the two suspects who were finally located and taken into custody in Wiltshire.

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  11. Two men were detained in Witlshire after an incident in Dursley last nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Stroud police officers attended the scene of the assault, which is believed to have taken place around the Market Place in the town. A police helicopter joined the hunt for the two suspects who were finally located and taken into custody in Wiltshire.

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  12. End of free parking across Stroud district?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    A SDC committee wil vote on whether a consulation should take place to discuss whether parking charges should be brought in across some car parks in the region Stroud district councillors will discuss a report later this month which will start a consultation period on introducing charges in town centre car parks across the district. Contactless payment, electric vehicle charging points, better bicycle parking and free parking after 3pm in some car parks will all be considered as part of proposals.

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  13. Renovation of Tricorn House should start soonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    But last week at Dursley Town Council's annual meeting David Hagg, chief executive of Stroud District Council , revealed that building work was set to start on the dilapidated former DHSS offices. A member of the meeting audience had asked Mr Hagg for an update on the building, and Mr Hagg said he believed it would soon be renovated.

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  14. Anti-Brexiteers book bus from Stroud for London protestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    A Gloucestershire group campaigning for the UK to stay in the EU has booked a coach to take people from Stroud to London for a protest. Glostays, chaired by Gil Lloyd, has room to take at least fifty people to join a march to call for a vote on the final Brexit deal organised by campaign group People's Vote.

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  15. Rising scooter stars Freddie and Callum at Rush Skate ParkRead the original story

    May 24, 2018 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Prior to the competition 12-year-old Callum Edge from Dursley and Tetbury resident 9-year-old Freddie Aplin explained what makes scooting one of the fastest growing extreme sports. Both Freddie and Callum are rising stars of the international scooting scene, and are certainly 'ones to watch' in future world championships, but their success has taken hours of practise and a lot of determination.

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  16. Cash-strapped Stroud District Council is facing difficult decisions due to budget shortfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    The amount of cash in council coeffers has an "extremely uncertain" future, according to a budget health check set to be debated in Stroud later this week. Though Stroud District Council 's main pot of money benefited from a significant underspend this year, on Thursday councillors must decide how not to fall short of funds for council-run services beyond 2020.

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  17. Sculptor set loose on Dursley allotments by Stroud charityRead the original story

    May 4, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    A beautiful piece of fallen green oak is set to become a sculpture at a Dursley allotment - and gardeners themselves will be the ones wielding chisels. Sculptor Natasha Houseago will not only carve the oak, which will sit at the entrance of Vale Community Hospital's allotments, but run workshops so allotment holders can also get stuck in.

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  18. What to do this bank holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    After their explosion onto the folk roots scene over the past two years, Ninebarrow will be performing at the Ruskin Mill, Nailsworth. The doors open at 7.30pm and the concert will start at 8pm, tickets are available from events@rmc.rmt.org or 01453 837537.

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  19. Stroud District Council worked with the police to remove an illegla van from the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    SCRAP metal collectors operating outside the law have been targeted in a stop and search exercise by Stroud District Council and police . In response to complaints from residents about illegal scrap metal collectors, SDC licensing and environmental protection officers and Tri-Force specialist operations police officers teamed up to tackle the issue.

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  20. The founder of the Marathon Des Sables giving Sabrina her medal (C) Iancorless.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    A STROUD mother undertook one of the toughest physical challenges of her life when she tackled a 251-kilometre ultramarathon this April. Discussing her motivation, Sabrina said: "I wanted an adventure, but also to push myself to the limits both physically and mentally."

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