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New job course set to get people in Cirencester back to work

JOBSEEKERS in Cirencester could find themselves kicking off a new career in a matter of weeks with the help of a new back-to-work course.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Daily Star

New Banksy work on show in British hometown after removal row

A new graffiti street art piece, suspected of being a Banksy, appeared in, Cheltenham England Monday April 14, 2014.

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Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Chippenham father's goal to help his son walk

Father-of-two Stephen Baker will tackle a four-day cycle ride from London to Paris to raise money for his youngest son Ollie, who needs an operation to help him walk.

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Oxford Times

The Oxford Times: Senior Aircraftsman Monika Dunkley

RAF personnel at Brize Norton are used to flying the latest mighty aircraft but on May 5 they will be hoping far less hi-tech winged creatures take off.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Dustbin lorry gets stuck in notoriously narrow Cirencester street

POLICE were called to a narrow Cirencester street last week when an awkwardly parked car caused a dustbin lorry to get stuck while out on its rounds.

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Sunshine bring walkers to Chepstow Walking Festival

Chepstow Walkers are Welcome Festival. The Singing Club of Chepstow performing at the opening of the Chepstow Walkers Festival.

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This is Wiltshire

Friends pitch in to Chippenham help boy walk again

Friends of a paralysed 16-year-old will take to the pitch and raise funds to help the football fan walk again.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Critics attack decision to leave signs on Lechlade charity shop

These signs on a Lechlade charity shop are allowed to stay where they are, despite the shop being a listed building COUNCILLORS have said it would be wrong to take enforcement action against a Lechlade charity shop that placed signs on a listed building without permission.

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Dursley funeral hearse converted into Ghostbusters car

A GROUP of Dursley friends have spent hundreds of hours and a vast sum of money to transform an old funeral hearse into an 80s movie icon - all in the name of charity.

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South Wales Argus

SubmittedTony and Pam Adams

A CORONER said smoke from a firework display was not the cause of one of Britain's worst motorway pile-ups.

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Swindon Advertiser

First aiders seek cyclist saved from death on ride

St John Ambulance is looking for a cyclist who was revived by a life saving shock to the heart during a ride through the Cotswolds.

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Hereford Times

Gorsley school learns about building site safety

The winners and runners up with their entries Garry Godsall from J Harpers, Kritigya, Oliver, Ella, Georgia, Charlotte, Grace and Pete Lane from Two Rivers Housing.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

POLICE are appealing for information following the assault of a man in Cheltenham.

The assault happened in Cambray Place between 1am and 3am on Sunday, April 13. The victim, aged 23, was speaking to a group of about 10 men, when one of the men attacked him.

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This is Wiltshire

Approved, controversial plan for 750 homes on Chippenham green field site

Some of the Friends of Birds Marsh campaigners, who have been fighting to protect a wood north of the application site A controversial development of 750 houses on a site in Northern Chippenham, mainly of undeveloped green fields, was approved in principle at a Wiltshire Council strategic planning meeting yesterday.

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This is Wiltshire

We'll appeal against refusal of 80-hectare Melksham solar farm, say developers

Members of different groups including Clean Energy Alliance at County Hall, Trowbridge, to support plans for a solar farm near Melksham The developers behind plans for a major solar farm near Melksham say they will appeal against Wiltshire Council's decision to reject planning permission.

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A forklift loads a lorry at the former Lister Petter factory in Dursley

LISTER Petter has been saved but is moving and being renamed after a buyer came forward to acquire the stricken business, which entered administration last month.

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'New bin tax is costing us money' - fury at 650,000 cost of green waste cuts in South Gloucestershire

'New bin tax is costing us money' - fury at A 650,000 cost of green waste cuts in South Gloucestershire 'New bin tax is costing us money' - fury at A 650,000 cost of green waste cuts in South Gloucestershire CAMPAIGNERS fighting against a green 'bin tax' in South Gloucestershire are outraged at spiralling costs of implementing the new opt-in ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

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Trench warfare comes to Wotton-under-Edge

Wotton-under-Edge Heritage centre helpers and volunteers outside their World War 1 bunker, part of their new exhibition at the centre The Wotton-under-Edge Heritage Centre is marking the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I with a series of exhibits exploring local experiences during the period.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

South Cerney community pays tribute to a popular 'amazing man'

TRIBUTES have poured in for one of South Cerney's best known residents who was described as "an amazing man" by friends following his death.

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This is Wiltshire

Pink Floyd musician in kitchen for cake auction at charity garden party

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason will beat cake batter, ahead of a charity auction in a garden party at his home in Corsham, to raise money for two Wiltshire causes.

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