5 hrs ago
Comic star Stephen K Amos makes cameo appearance in pilot TV series filmed in Stroud
COMIC star Stephen K Amos will make a cameo appearance in a spooky Stroud-based pilot TV series, The Last Road.
6 hrs ago
Stroud News and Journal: Man seriously injured in crash. Road closed in Gloucester
'Standard 18+' proof of age card a step forward for youngsters and night time economy - with Gloucestershire Police support A voluntary initiative, this is a significant enhancement to 'PASS', the UK's national tried and tested proof of age card scheme which provides proof of entitlement to enter clubs and bars for young people, Since its launch in ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
ASDA store given green light as supermarket crunch meeting deferred
AHEAD of the crunch meeting to determine the outcome of Stroud store wars, plans for an Asda have been recommended for approvalgiven the go-ahead by district council officers.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
This is Gloucestershire
News focus: Major decision due over Stroud 'Store Wars' part two
PART two of Stroud Store Wars will be played out at showdown meeting this week as rival developers fight for the right to build another supermarket near the town.
Cash-point customers urged to be vigilant after ATM tampering incidents
Devices to prevent cash being withdrawn are reported to have been found at an ATM in Cheltenham and one in Gloucester during the early hours of Tuesday, July 15. It is suspected these were placed by an offender planning to retrieve the cash after its rightful owners had left the scene.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Candidate supports public sector workers' union strike
Anne Riley locality manager, Liz Mellish team leader, Eirwen Poole team leader, Kate Davis library assistant and Lucy Yarham team leader.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
New 20mph speed limit proposed for more Stroud roads
A 20mph speed limit is being proposed for several streets in central Stroud to come into action before the end of the year.
Chinese food chain is to unveil new branch
POPULAR takeaway chain Hotcha - which claims to be the UK's fastest growing Chinese takeaway chain - has opened a branch at the Merrywalks Centre in Stroud.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Planning Applications registered between 07.07.14 and 13.07.14.
Hardwicke: Mr Brian Lane, 5 Arkendale Drive, retrospective application to replace Leylandi hedge with feather edge fence; St Modwen, Gateway 12, Davy Way, development of two detached units , B2 and B8) comprising 40,925 sq ft and 40,480 sq ft respectively, related infrastructure and landscaping; Ms Louise Bentmane-Kehoe, Bridge House, Sellars Road, ... (more)
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Sir Tony Robinson is urging people to look after Gloucestershire's canals
A TV historian is backing a campaign to look after Gloucestershire's once forgotten canals as they are proven to boost the economy.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Property Market Comment
THE lettings market in Nailsworth and Stroud is performing incredibly well at the moment, with family homes proving to be the most popular properties of all.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Major fire at the Nu-Pro aerospace and defence industries factory at Eagle Works, Stroud.
EMERGENCY services are currently tackling a major fire at the Nu-Pro aerospace and defence industries factory at Griffin Mill off London Road, Stroud.
Dursley gym-going children reap rewards for hard work
Nine-year-old Alistair Smith from Coaley was one of 50 children who won the most incentive points during the Spring Term at the Shokk Gym in Dursley and was rewarded with a trip to Cattle Country in Berkeley A GROUP of hardworking children have earned themselves some prizes and a day at a soft play area after pushing the most weights and running ... (more)
Nu-Pro fire latest:Public Health England issues warning to London Road residents
SENIOR medical staff from Public Health England are warning Stroud residents to avoid areas affected by last night's fire at Nu-Pro factory off London Road, Thrupp.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
Cirencester firefighters return from Stroud blaze
Two fire engines carrying nine officers from Cirencester added their support to the total of 60 firefighters using eight jets and 12 breathing apparatus to extinguish the fire.
Updated: Serious fire at the Nu-Pro factory off...
EMERGENCY services are currently tackling a major fire at the Nu-Pro aerospace and defence industries factory at Eagle Works off London Road, Stroud.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Courageous Stroud High School student shaves head in stand against 'selfies' for charity
COURAGEOUS Stroud High School student Amy Carr, 13, will have her hair shaved off in aid of two good causes on Saturday.
Labour councillors back teachers strike over pay affecting schools throughout Stroud
SEVERAL schools in the district will be affected by tomorrow's strike by teachers and Labour Councillors are backing the movement.
CAMPAIGNERS against a housing development in Cainscross have won a fight to have the flats refused.
Plans for 10 flats on brownfield land, in Westward Road was refused by Stroud District Council 's planning committee last night.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
GALLERY: Brick throw the 'best ever'
WHILE the international brick and rolling pin throwing competition may be waning in the sister countries of England, Canada and the United States, it will never die in Australia.