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  1. Let's widen badger cull zones to stop the sabs - farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | This Is Somerset

    Farmers across the West want the badger cull trials rolled out to more areas next year - so protestors will be spread too thinly to be able to sabotage it. Farmers leaders spoke out as the pilot scheme in Gloucestershire and Somerset ended yesterday - with farmers proclaiming it a success, and anti-cull campaigners calling it a failure.

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    Saturday | This is Gloucestershire

    Molly Scott-Cato, Green MEP for the South West, is "hopeful" her party can win one seat in Gloucestershire at the next General Election Everyone in Gloucestershire will have the chance to vote for a Green candidate at next year's General Election with the party fielding MP-hopefuls in all six constituencies for the first time. The Greens formally announced their MP candidates today and the party's MEP for the South West believes at least one of them has a chance of winning in 2015.

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  3. Hagrid's HutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TrekEarth

    Warner Brothers Studio and the film lot of Harry Potter are one of the most interesting days I have enjoyed in a long time. From conception to film with 4000 people employed in the making of them the process is fascinating and the work of the model makers and their drawings are superb.

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  4. Hundreds of bikers say goodbye to popular Michael Mahon at his funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Swindon Advertiser

    "I WILL be a story in your head, but that's ok. We are all stories in the end, just make yours a good one, eh?" Respects were paid to inspirational 28-year-old Michael 'Mikkie' Mahon in trademark style yesterday as hundreds of friends and family brought Swindon to a standstill.

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  5. Generous donations reach A 3,000 since death of popular bikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Swindon Advertiser

    FRIENDS, family and colleagues of motorcyclist Michael Mahon have raised more than A 3,000 for his partner and their unborn daughter. Michael, known as Mikkie, was killed in an accident while riding in the Forest of Dean on September 28. He was 28. He had been riding with an organised group heading to Monmouthshire when, at around 10.30am, he collided with a grey Fiat travelling in the opposite direction.

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  6. ATHLETICS: Holly gets Trails liftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Wiltshire Times

    FORMER marathon international and now leading British ultra distance specialist Holly Rush took a break from her heavy training schedule to win the Forest of Dean Trails marathon on Sunday, writes Kevin Fahey. The Bradford on Avon runner has been piling in the miles ahead of her next big endurance challenge of the Templiers Great Run 45 miles event, the oldest and most prestigious ultra race in France.

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  7. Award finalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | This Is South Devon

    MAUREEN McAllister, owner of McAllister and Co, a Torquay based business has reached the finals of the Venus Awards for Devon's small business of the year. McAllister and Co is a tourism consultancy, and Maureen's clients include leading destinations and tourism businesses across Britain, as well as the National Tourism Body, VisitEngland.

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  8. Generous donations reach 3,000 since death of popular bikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Swindon Advertiser

    FRIENDS, family and colleagues of motorcyclist Michael Mahon have raised more than A 3,000 for his partner and their unborn daughter. Michael, known as Mikkie, was killed in an accident while riding in the Forest of Dean on September 28. He was 28. He had been riding with an organised group heading to Monmouthshire when, at around 10.30am, he collided with a grey Fiat travelling in the opposite direction.

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  9. Vote for your favourite curry houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | This is Gloucestershire

    We asked you to nominate your favourite curry house in Gloucester, Stroud and the Forest of Dean - and the results are in. Simply place your vote in the form below by midday on Friday, October 17 and we will unveil the winner on Saturday.

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  10. 2,000 donations since death of popular bikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | This is Wiltshire

    FRIENDS, family and colleagues of motorcyclist Michael Mahon have raised more than A 2,000 for his partner and their unborn daughter. Michael, known as Mikkie, was killed in an accident while riding in the Forest of Dean on September 28. He was 28. He had been riding with an organised group heading to Monmouthshire when, at around 10.30am, he collided with a grey Fiat travelling in the opposite direction.

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  11. Hedge Fund News: Crispin Odey, John Paulson & Paul SingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Insider Monkey

    Crispin Odey's A 150,000 palatial chicken coop dubbed 'Cluckingham Palace' is complete - but with hedge issues A mega-rich banker has finished building a A 150,000 palatial chicken coop dubbed 'Cluckingham Palace', it has been reported. Hedge-fund manager Crispin Odey has completed the giant chicken house built in the grounds of Grade II-listed home at English Bicknor in the Forest of Dean, the Daily Telegraph reported.

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  12. Councillor frees newts in bid to slow developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | This Is Somerset

    Behind-closed-doors discussions were held yesterday into the conduct of a councillor after he admitted releasing newts from "traps" in the Forest of Dean. Andrew Gardiner said "I plucked out as many of the creatures as I could" from buckets which are being used to catch the amphibians ahead of the potential 100million development of Cinderford's Northern Quarter.

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  13. a New 9 million plant to recycle the county's food waste is expected to be open by March next year.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Mike Lowe from Andigestion Ltd with Cllr Ray Theodoulou, Deputy Leader of Gloucestershire County Council - signing food waste contract at Wingmoor Farm A NEW A 9 million plant to recycle the county's food waste is expected to be open by March next year. Gloucestershire County Council has just signed a new contract with Andigestion Ltd, which is building a new anaerobic digestion waste facility at Wingmoor Farm near Bishop's Cleeve.

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  14. Tan House SingersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Gazette Series

    MARKING the centenary of the First World War, the Forest of Dean's flagship choir, The Tan House Singers, are proud to present "Lest We Forget" - a concert especially developed to coincide with the launch of the Royal British Legion's 2014 Poppy Appeal. As well as featuring Parry's "Songs of Farewell", songs by Ivor Gurney and the poetry of Rupert Brooke, Will Harvey, Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon, the concert conducted by Janet Upton will include popular music of the time and a reflective finale.

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  15. Drivers look out, there's a deer aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    A DORSET road has been named in a list of places where drivers are most likely to be involved in deer-related accidents in the south west. The A35 and A351 at Wareham and in the Purbecks are in the list compiled by the Deer Initiative .

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  16. Southern League: Webb places Marine on Red alert for cup chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Swindon Advertiser

    SWINDON Supermarine manager Dave Webb says that his team are not in a position to take the Red Insure Cup lightly. The Webb's Wood Stadium side make the unenviable journey to Cinderford Town this evening looking to come through the match unscathed ahead of Saturday's FA Trophy clash with Fleet Town.

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  17. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | This is Gloucestershire

    That was when he had just published his 30th novel. Now his latest book, The Silent Boy, has hit book shelves.

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  18. Athletics: Thornbury runner beats 20-minute mark at new eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Gazette Series

    THE new Aztec West 5k course and race, organised by Bristol & West AC, promised to be fast, and would appear to have delivered. Replacing the Bridge Inn Series, the venue is more convenient for Thornbury Running Club members, and the first event saw a good turnout for the club.

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  19. Piles of film production kit left in Forest of Dean woodland give...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | This is Gloucestershire

    CLUES over which Puzzlewood locations will appear in the next feature film to be shot in the area have been left by a massive production crew. Bundles of cables, plugs and other equipment have been left in Forest of Dean woodland by filmmakers who have recently moved off the site.

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  20. Athletics: Thornbury runner beats 20-minute mark at new eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Gazette Series

    THE new Aztec West 5k course and race, organised by Bristol & West AC, promised to be fast, and would appear to have delivered. Replacing the Bridge Inn Series, the venue is more convenient for Thornbury Running Club members, and the first event saw a good turnout for the club.

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