Dursley, England Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Rise in foodbank use 'shocking', laments Stroud MPRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    THE rise in the number of people turning to foodbanks to feed themselves or their children is shocking, says Stroud MP, David Drew. Latest figures from Stroud District Foodbank show a 12% increase from the previous year in the number of emergency food supplies provided to local people in crisis.

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  8. RUGBY: Gloucester reach European Challenge Cup final againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Dursley's Ben Morgan on the attack for Gloucester against Newcastle in the European Challenge Cup semi-final on Friday night. Pic: David Davies/PA Beaten Challenge Cup finalists last season, Gloucester established a 10-point half time lead through tries by wing Tom Marshall and hooker Motu Matu'u following an early Scott Lawson touchdown for Newcastle.

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  9. ghost news knight horseback berkeley castle gloucestershire paranormalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | Daily Star

    When he watched the footage back at home, he was shocked to see a bizarre apparition moving across the courtyard. Thomas, from Dursley, Gloucestershire, believes he has captured the ghost of a knight on horseback riding across the deserted castle "I pressed the 'return to home' key, but it wasn't until I got home that we noticed what I would describe as an apparition going through the courtyard."

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  10. These are the five cheapest and most expensive homes sold in Gloucestershire this weekRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2018 | This is Gloucestershire

    Withymede, Tibbiwell Lane, Painswick, Stroud , GL6 6YA, which is a detached house, sold for 1,360,000 on February 7 18 The Street, Uley, Dursley, GL11 5TB, which is a detached house, sold for 1,000,000 on February 7

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  11. What do you do if you find an injured pet in Stroud?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Readers may remember the horrific story of a paralysed ferret dumped in a dog waste bin in Uplands Stroud last week. Sadly, due its injuries, the ferret had to be put down.

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  12. Ciren's lost possession significant in OB defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Cirencester returned to the Whiteway for the first time in for four weeks, with the visit of Gloucester Old Boys. The game was moved to the second team pitch with the first pitch being very wet, resulting in the home side playing down the slope in the first half.

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  13. Restraining order imposed to Minchinhampton manRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    A 38-YEAR-OLD man from Minchinhampton who made the lives of his elderly parents a misery has been issued a two-year restraining order by Cheltenham Magistrates. Neighbourhood police officers from Stroud conducted a drugs warrant at an address in Minchinhampton in November and arrested Nicholas Geenty on suspicion of the possession of class B drugs.

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  14. Table Tennis: Stroud & District report round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Phoenix A finished their campaign in good fashion when they beat their B team club mates 9-1 with Dave Hadley, Laurence Manley and Gordon Shaw all scoring maximums to finish with their highest ever points total. The points were shared at 5-5 between Thornbury A and Woodchester A as they both look to finish as runners-up.

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  15. Mum makes HORROR discovery after taking this photo of daughter in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | Daily Star

    Sarah told Kent Live: "We took a stick and looked inside and saw what looked like an animal inside. It was the size of a cat, or a large rabbit.

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  16. Big step forward in plan to revamp Merrywalks shopping centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    TONIGHT Stroud District Council voted unanimously in favour of making a A 2million loan to a company hoping to rejuvenate a shopping centre in Stroud town centre. All the councillors in the Ebley Mill council chamber agreed to plans outlined to make a loan to a subsidiary company 'Stroud Regeneration Ltd' set up by Dransfield Properties Ltd for the purpose of the project.

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  17. Merrywalks regeneration: Councillors vote unanimously in favour of cash backingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    TONIGHT Stroud District Council voted unanimously in favour of making a A 2million loan to a company hoping to rejuvenate a shopping centre in Stroud town centre. All the councillors in the Ebley Mill council chamber agreed to plans outlined to make a loan to a subsidiary company 'Stroud Regeneration Ltd' set up by Dransfield Properties Ltd for the purpose of the project.

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  18. Rugby round-up: Plucky Pershore grab bonus point from leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Cotswold Journal

    PERSHORE picked up a bonus point courtesy of a plucky showing in Saturday's 47-26 home loss to Midlands Four West leaders Stoke Old Boys. Skipper Luke Hardiman, Martin Hope and Damien May crossed the whitewash but could not prevent a defeat to the table toppers.

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  19. Youth Rugby: Youngsters embark on Twickenham dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    YOUNGSTERS from rugby clubs a Minchinhampton and Painswick under-11 and 12s will embark on the first step towards a dream Twickenham appearance on Sunday as the Land Rover Premiership Rugby Cup returns for its seminal testimonial season; celebrating its tenth year. The under-11 and under-12 grassroots rugby festival is part of a series of nationwide events which provide aspiring young players the opportunity to play in a competitive event and meet professional players from Gloucester Rugby.

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  20. Hollywood star Daniel Day-Lewis films at Cotswolds manor houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Daniel Day-Lewis as Reynolds Woodcock and Lesley Manville as Cyril. Picture: PA Photo/Focus Features/Universal Pictures/Laurie Sparham FILMING for the Oscar-nominated film Phantom Thread was partly carried out at Owlpen Manor, near Uley, Dursley, its owners have revealed.

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