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  1. THE first ever folk and food festival took place in Bassaleg on Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | South Wales Argus

    The People's Folk Festival was held at the Graig Community Hall and was organised by members of the Newport Folk Club as well as Steve White, head chef at the Ruperra Arms. There were stalls of food and drink including Welsh suppliers Tiny Rebel and Caws Cenarth cheese as well as Mr White's award winning braised oxtail pies.

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  2. Mushing the DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | This is Wiltshire

    'Mushing' is a term for a sport or transport method powered by dogs, and 'Dryland' means just that.. Dogs pulling the 'musher' who stands on a 3 or 4 wheeled cart with footplates, steering and brakes on Dryland, when snow is not on the ground..

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  3. Police investigate possible link between Forest of Dean trailer and mower theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Gazette Series

    THE police are investigating a possible link between the thefts of a trailer and a mower from two separate properties in the Forest of Dean. In the first incident, on the morning of Sunday, April 12, an Ifor Williams GD85 Mk3 trailer was taken from a home in The Village, Dymock, while the owner was at church.

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  4. Dog allegedly kills wild boar in the Forest of DeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | This is Gloucestershire

    The animals have been in the headlines again recently after a police warning to keep dogs safe while walking in the area following a boar attacking one. But pro-boar campaigners feel that's only one side of the story and released images of their own where the roles were reversed and a dog allegedly killed a piglet.

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  5. Cranking up local traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Hereford Times

    A SMALL team of dedicated enthusiasts led by 15-year old Charlie Wood, staged the Annual Vintage Gathering and Crank Up in the rural village of Bromsberrow, near Ledbury . This event involves all vintage and classic vehicles or machinery meeting up once a year at Bromesberrow Village Hall.

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  6. 18-year-old man thanks South Gloucestershire air ambulance charity crew who saved his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Gazette Series

    AN AIR ambulance charity crew which provides its service across South Gloucestershire was reunited with an 18-year-old ex-patient whose life was saved when they attended the scene of a serious road traffic collision. The Great Western Air Ambulance Charity welcomed ex-patient Louis Turner, who lives in the Forest of Dean, on Wednesday, April 8 to their base in Filton.

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  7. What's On in Gloucestershire this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | This is Gloucestershire

    What's On: Everything that is going on in the coming week in Gloucester, Stroud and the Forest of Dean. Milbrook Lodge in Brockworth is having a special election day for residents encouraging them to vote in the General Election.

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  8. Police foil railway station burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Gazette Series

    PROMPT action by police officers foiled a burglary attempt at a light railway station in the Forest of Dean early this morning, resulting in three suspects being arrested. Police received a call from a nearby resident reporting suspicious activity in Forest Road, Lydney shortly after 5am this morning, and requesting police attendance urgently.

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  9. Horrified couple watch dog savaged by Wild Boar that jumped out on footpathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Mirror.co.uk

    Police today warned walkers to take care after a dog was left severely injured following an attack from by a WILD BOAR. A couple were out walking along a footpath with their Springer Spaniel when the powerful animal appeared from the undergrowth.

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  10. Drivers wanted for vintage car tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | South Wales Argus

    The Wye Run will start at Chepstow Garden Centre in Pwllmeyric and will be the twelfth run organised by the Chepstow Rotary Club. Organisers said the route has been carefully selected to use lesser known scenic routes through the Wye Valley, the Forest of Dean and the Brecon Beacons.

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  11. Pit Stop: Cars at Raglan Castle on last year's Wye RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | South Wales Argus

    The Wye Run will start at Chepstow Garden Centre in Pwllmeyric and will be the twelfth run organised by the Chepstow Rotary Club. Organisers said the route has been carefully selected to use lesser known scenic routes through the Wye Valley, the Forest of Dean and the Brecon Beacons.

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  12. Coleford Carnival of Transport rolls into townRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | This is Gloucestershire

    Vehicles of every period, shape and size graced the town's streets yesterday as part of the 18th year of the famous event for petrol heads. Vintage cars, custom-built motors and street rods joined military vehicles and motorbikes from across the country to visit the Forest of Dean on a sunny day.

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  13. Forest Bookshop owner fires parting shot at AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | This Is Somerset

    The first and possibly last independent bookstore in one part of the West has attacked online rivals such as Amazon as it is about to enter its final chapter. Owner Douglas McLean was looking for a buyer for his pride and joy, The Forest Bookshop in the Forest of Dean, when he decided to retire in June after four decades of running the shop.

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  14. Penarth and District Ramblers on a previous walkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Penarth Times

    AFTER welcoming Denise, Martin and Sue from two other rambling groups upon their arrival at Lower Lydbrook in Gloucestershire on a dry but overcast morning, 16 walkers including leader Joy set off from Stowfield Road, past the disused business park and heading uphill along a rough farm track entered fields containing sheep and their young twin lambs. Climbing gently to reach English Bicknor School beside the village church dedicated to St Mary the Virgin that dates back to 1100, after a quick peep inside the group heard about Edward Machen who resided at Bicknor Court.

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  15. Penarth runners after tackling the Llanelli 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Penarth Times

    Chris Nellins was presented with a bottle of wine after winning his age category in the Ponty Reverse 10 There was no respite for the hardy runners, as they took part in the Ponty Reverse 10, Llanelli 20 and Forest of Dean Half Marathon. Two brave souls even ran an additional 12 miles after taking part in the Ponty Reverse 10 to round up their day's mileage to 22 miles as part of their London Marathon training.

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  16. ATHLETICS: More personal bests for RSE runners at Swindon ParkrunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    SIX Running Somewhere Else members ran in last week's Swindon 5k Parkrun, with Matt Lambourne coming in first for the club in 19.58, followed by Mark Sherwood , Sally Jamieson and Dave Witnall on 22.27, Elaine Chapman and Elspeth Murano . JAMES THOMAS braved the 35th Llanbedr Blaenafon 15-mile fell race on Saturday.

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  17. Dursley Runners: Walk2Run programme finishes in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Gazette Series

    DURSLEY Running Club tried taking over the Chipping Sodbury Park Run last weekend with 38 runners using the event to celebrate the end of the club's second twelve-week Walk2Run Programme. The programme builds participants running ability in a progressive manner.

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  18. Wild boar 'is shot with arrow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Newsday

    A wild boar has been spotted in the Forest of Dean with an arrow sticking out of one of its rear legs prompting a police appeal for information. Some boars are being shot with air rifles and others cut up in the woods with the desired parts taken away.

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  19. Graphic Isis exhibition branded 'grotesque' and 'profiting from misery'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Independent

    The display, which includes many before and after images of the victims, was installed in the private Gloucestershire crime museum owned by Andy Jones Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The creator of a museum exhibition that includes photographs and videos of Isis extremists beheading victims in Iraq and Syria has been accused of profiting from their deaths and potentially stirring up trouble for Muslims in Britain.

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  20. Young inventor receives awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Hereford Times

    The youngster inventor from Ross -on-Wye came up with The Crikey BikeyA harness, which helps children learn to ride a bike with confidence. The invention is available to buy online and at seven retail shops in the Forest of Dean, Monmouth and Ross.

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