Dursley, England Newswire (Page 5)

Dursley, England Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dursley, England. (Page 5)

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  1. Abandoned war baby reunited with saviour 74 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | BBC News

    The 92-year-old, from near Dursley in Gloucestershire, often wondered what happened to the foundling after the infant was handed over to the police.


  2. Government backs 'tri force centre' proposal in CirencesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Policing and Fire Services Minister, Nick Hurd MP, has given his support to plans for closer links between Gloucestershire's blue light services, which could see the introduction of 'tri-service centres' in Cirencester and a joint police and fire station in Dursley. The move is designed to foster closer collaboration between the two services and follows preliminary discussions between Gloucestershire's police and crime commissioner Martin Surl and Nigel Moor, Gloucestershire County Council 's member for fire, planning and infrastructure.


  3. Table Tennis: All the latest results from the Stroud & District LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Stroud & District Division 1: Woodchester A came out best in the top-of-the-table clash with Forest Green A. Lee Thomas returned a maximum for the home team to make him man-of-the-match, giving his side a 7-3 victory. Division 2: Craig Smart scored a maximum for Forest Green B as they shared a 5-5 draw with Woodchester C. Phoenix C maintain their spot at the top-of-the-table following a 7-3 victory away to Frampton C, Bob Waters scoring a fine maximum for the visitors.


  4. The race around Quedgeley this morning saw more than 700 people take partRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | This is Gloucestershire

    Runners from athletics clubs in Gloucester, Cheltenham, Stroud, Dursley and the Forest of Dean were joined by people taking part with friends, work colleagues and fitness enthusiasts from across the country.


  5. Foodbank receive generous donation from Transition StroudRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Transition Stroud presented a 220 cheque to the Foodbank, which will be the first payment from a planned 2,000 donation. The funds are being made through the sale of the Seasons of Sustenance cookbook, a 44 page booklet providing nutritious, good value and easy to make recipes.


  6. GOLF: Scintillating scoring in latest PGA Medal at StinchcombeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    CIRENCESTER head pro Ed Goodwin shot a scintillating four-under par 64 in the latest Gloucestershire & Somerset PGA Medal at Stinchcombe Hill. But on a day of brilliant scoring, Ed's round was good enough only for fourth place behind the winner, Stinchcombe assistant pro Mark Pitcher who posted a 62 on the hilltop course high above Dursley.


  7. Welsh law firm merges with legal group which has offices in Stroud, Stonehouse and DursleyRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    A WELSH law firm Redkite Solicitors has merged with Gloucestershire-based Phoenix Legal Group, which has offices in Stroud, Dursley and Stonehouse. Redkite is one of the largest legal firms in Wales, with 90 employees and seven offices along the M4 corridor.


  8. Table Tennis: a round-up from the Stroud & District LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    FOREST Green A inflicted an 8-2 victory over local rivals Phoenix A moving the visitors to the top of the table with the help of a maximum from Dave Harvey. Frampton A also had a comfortable 8-2 victory when they entertained Thornbury A, Abu scored a max for the home side and moved them up to second place.


  9. David Drew, Labour MP for Stroud: Time won't help heal shameful decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    One of the worst things the last government did was to close the Children Centre Network which had been carefully built up over the previous 13 years. The preventative work that these centres undertook was the achievement I was most proud of during my 13 years previously as MP.


  10. FA Girls' Football Week kicks-offRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    FEMALE footballers in the area are set to embrace FA Girls' Football Week along with thousands of their fellow enthusiasts across the country. Players of all ages are to partake in a series of football-related activities between Monday, November 6 and Sunday, November 12 as part of an enormous nationwide event staged twice a year by the Football Association to encourage greater participation in the game by girls and women.


  11. Police cadets in Stroud and Dursley to advise supermarket shoppers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    POLICE cadets in Stroud and Dursley are set to assist officers this winter by advising supermarket shoppers about burglary crime prevention. Police inspector for the Stroud and Dursley areas Brian Clifford launched the new tactic on Friday, as part of Operation Switch to help people protect their homes from burglars.


  12. Dark blue, the boundary for the Cotswold Parliamentary constituency...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    PLANS to change up the Cotswolds constituency boundary have been amended, despite reports last month that the proposals were set to be scrapped by Theresa May. The redrawn map, published by the Boundary Commission for England last week, comes after two consultation stages and marks the opening of the third and final consultation. Under the proposals, the Cotswolds could lose Kingswood and Wotton-under-Edge to a new constituency called Dursley, Thornbury and Yate, and it could lose Minchinhampton to the new Stroud constituency.


  13. Traffic and travel updates for Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and South GloucestershireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    One of the main points of attention today, minus our regular updates below, is the ongoing Western Power Distribution work around the Horse Trough Roundabout near Stonehouse. Temporary traffic lights on the Ebley Bypass are set to cause disruption and delays throughout the day, this follows work around the roundabout itself - which looks to have ended today.


  14. The Rowcroft branch in Stroud could be among those to get the chop - Photo by Thousand Word MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    There are currently Lloyds Pharmacy branches in Cirencester, Dursley, Malmesbury, Nailsworth, Stonehouse, Stroud, Swindon, Tetbury, Thornbury and Yate - all of which may face the chop. He said that the closures were in response to "the dramatic funding and reimbursement cuts over the past 24 months".


  15. FOOTBALL: Storm Brian helps Alkerton blow Dursley awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Alkerton then began to play as Alkerton can with precision midfield interplay with Chris Pearce pulling the strings and Dave Potter and Lewis Vanstone posing the Dursley back line lots of questions. After testing the water from distance, Kirk Wilkinson opened the scoring on 14 minutes as he used the wind to send a looping shot over the helpless opposition stopper following an indecisive clearance.


  16. Stroud constituency set to gain Minchinhampton, keep Nailsworth but on track to lose Dursley and CamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    THE Stroud constituency could be set to keep Nailsworth, gain Minchinhampton but remain on course to lose Dursley and Cam. However the seat would bid farewell to Dursley and Cam, which are set to merge into a new constituency with Thornbury and Yate.


  17. RUGBY: Gloucester thrash Agen for first European Challenge Cup winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    GLOUCESTER secured the first win of their Challenge Cup group campaign with a 61-16 victory over Agen at Kingsholm. Agen, who are struggling near the foot of the Top 14, had overwhelmed Zebre 45-10 in their Pool Three opener a week earlier, but they fielded a young and weakened team against the Cherry and Whites and were duly put to the sword.


  18. Planning applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Gazette Series

    THE following applications were registered with Stroud District Council between 02.10.17 and 09.10.17. Details can be found on the council's website stroud.gov.uk/apps/planning Berkeley: Far End, The Common, Berkeley Heath, construct a rear balcony; Michaelwood Services, M5, Northbound, Mule Street, Woodford, Provision of electric car-charging spaces with associated works ; Dursley: 33 Kingsdown, construction of new dwelling; 29 Harrolds Close, domestic, residential use of garage, conversion of rear of garage to utility room including insertion of window to rear wall of garage; Croomes Grove Farm, Owlpen, change of use from stabling block to holiday let.


  19. Stroud MP's column: David Drew on the churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | Gazette Series

    I always try to attend these events as I feel that it is an important part of my responsibilities as MP, welcoming new members of the clergy to the area by attending their induction. As a Christian I often feel that the role of the church is greatly underestimated in parts of the country such as ours.


  20. Firework displays in Dursley, Wotton and Uley set to fill the skies with colour for another yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | Gazette Series

    FIREWORKS are set to once again fill the skies over Dursley, Wotton and Uley, below are all the details you need to know for each display. There will be a child-friendly display earlier in the evening at 6.30pm, followed by the main showstopper at 7.30pm.