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Minchinhampton, England Newswire

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  1. 'Ma always said that without tea the British would have lost both world wars.' Michael BentineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2012 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    I seem to have spent half my life sitting in bars, hotels, and restaurants gazing into the distance, a look on my face of cheerful expectancy, a smile of hope over experience, a mature woman who has not quite learnt the realities of a disappointing world. I speak, of course, of the search for the perfect cup of coffee.


  2. Planning Applications Weekly ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Bisley with Lypiatt: The Dutch Barn, Calfway, Bisley, conversion of redundant agricultural building into a single dwelling, resubmission following S.17/0605/FUL. Brimscombe: Hollowdene, Churchill Road, demolition of existing bungalow and the erection of two dwellings; 54 Nursery Drive, erection of new dwelling with associated works.


  3. Meghan and Harry's SECOND home REVEALED? Couple may escape to THIS 8m lovenestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Daily Star

    It came after Meghan moved in to Harry's two-bed Nottingham Cottage in the grounds of Kensington Palace, hours before announcing their engagement. Now it appears their hunt for a countryside home has taken a major leap forward, with the pair claimed to be browsing in the Cotswolds village of Luckington, Wiltshire.


  4. Stroud man Kieran Jackson disqualified from drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Kieran Jackson of Matthews Way, Paganhill, Stroud was convicted of driving without due care and attention in Butt Street, Minchinhampton on March 3 when he appeared in Cheltenham Magistrates' Court on Friday.


  5. Ross Golf Club's Mens 'A' Team Manger Neil Lancett with NGFL CupRead the original story

    Friday Nov 24 | Hereford Times

    ROSS Golf Club's men's 'A' team have bounced straight back up to Division One of the North Gloucestershire Foursomes Leagues. With just one defeat all season in the 10 match programme, the team's 16 points made them worthy champions, pipping fellow promoted rivals Stinchcombe Hill by four points.


  6. Minchinhampton U16s beaten by top team ChalfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 23 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    DESPITE a much better performance, Minch didn't have quite enough to beat a big, strong and well drilled Cinderford side. Cinderford started with intent and within the first five minutes they had pounced upon a fumbled Minch line out to send their winger over in the left-hand corner.


  7. Comment: On a solemn day of dignity and reflection, couldn't the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    THE SECOND Sunday in November is Remembrance Sunday, a day which commemorates the agreement to end fighting during the First World War in 1918. Each year many choose to observe a day of quiet contemplation to remember people who have died or been affected by wars.


  8. Remembrance Day services held across the Cotswolds to commemorate fallen heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Villagers in Driffield, near Cirencester, gathered at the village's war memorial on Saturday to remember the fallen of Driffield and Harnhill. A short Act of Remembrance was conducted by The Revd John Swanton, and a two minute silence was observed at "the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month".


  9. Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley visits Chalford to show support for district candidateRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Jonathan Bartley Green Party co-leader, county councillor Rachel Smith Robin Smith with other community members outside Chalford village shop GREEN Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley joined local council candidate Robin Lewis and county councillor Rachel Smith in Chalford last week. Over the past 10 years residents and businesses have called for traffic calming and safety measures, in the notorious accident spot in Chalford.


  10. Amateur dramatics returns to Minchinhampton Market House after more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    But now the Minchinhampton Players, a group of drama enthusiasts from around the Five Valleys, have returned and will stage their first performance - Peter Gordon's Murdered to Death, an Agatha Christie spoof - this weekend. This is a culmination of a dream come true for the Players, who are also keen to unite the community and to raise vital funds for the Market House itself in advance of a A 1.4 million lottery bid.


  11. Property News: Open event, with a golden autumn viewRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    SWATHED in the most brilliant of autumnal colours the surrounding golden valley at Bownham View is an absolute delight at this time of the year with the golden hues, the reds and the golds. This exclusive development of just 12 houses has proved to be extremely popular and there are now just three properties remaining, so buyers need to act fast.


  12. Ellen Winter: Coppicing helps our woodlands to thriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    I MENTION coppicing pretty regularly in this column, so it's time to explain more about coppicing and why it is such an important management technique at GWT nature reserves. Stone Age humans would have cut trees with their flint blades and seen that the stumps of some quickly produce strong, straight new shoots which eventually grow into long stems.


  13. A guide to fireworks displays across the Stroud DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    FIREWORKS are once again set to light up the skies over the Five Valleys, here are all the details for the upcoming displays. These are at the Crown Inn , Frampton Mansell, the Woolpack Inn in Slad, Bisley Recreation Grounds and Minchinhampton School Field .


  14. FEATURE: 'The cows on the commons are truly one of the icons of the Five Valleys'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    As the last herds of cattle leave the grasslands of Minchinhampton, Rodborough and Selsley in preparation for winter, the SNJ takes a closer look at the cows of the commons. EACH year on May 13 - Marking Day - around 500 cattle take to the commons of Minchinhampton, Rodborough and Selsley and free-roam unrestricted until winter.


  15. News from Stroud Valleys Project with Clare Mahdiyone: Enjoy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    THE Stroud Valleys Project & The Museum in the Park present Pumpkins & Apples in the Park Save your pumpkins for the competition! As in past years, there will be Apple Pressing Workshops in The Walled Garden at The Museum in the Park from 11am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 3pm. There will be a pop up cafe from 11 to 4pm, and later there will be music, hot apple juice and pizza.


  16. 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.


  17. 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.


  18. New parliamentary constituency proposals include Winchcombe in Cotswold DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Cotswold Journal

    The publication marks the start of eight weeks of public consultation, during which the commission is inviting feedback to help shape the proposed new constituency boundaries. Insofar as Cotswold District is concerned, the current parliamentary constituency known as the Cotswolds encompasses the Cotswold District Council area plus the wards of Kingswood, Minchinhampton and Wotton-under-Edge within Stroud District Council.


  19. Weekly planning applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Chalford: 5 Meadow Cottages, High Street, pollard willow tree to reduce height from 15m to 3-4m; 22A Burcombe Way, Chalford Hill, demolition of existing porch, construction of enlarged entrance hall/extended living area; Trout Hall, High Street, fell walnut tree growing at an angle which is increasing so it potentially will fall over, reshape very large alder tree, reduce the height of weeping willow tree; Wickham Cottage, London Road, works to Wellingtonia and lime trees. Eastington: 4 Bradestones Way, construction of a second-storey extension to form an enlarged ensuite bathroom and dressing room.


  20. Nailsworth architect firm scoops three prestigious awardsRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    THREE members of a Nailsworth architect firm are delighted to have received awards from the Council for the Protection of Rural England . Rachael Emous-Austin, Grant Hitchcock-Yoo and Matthew Austin, of Austin Design Works, all won an award for outstanding work on individual projects.