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  1. Cancer survicor Dawn, 27, launches social media campaign to find...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | This is Gloucestershire

    Josie Fowler, 24, with her sister Dawn, 27, who launched a social media campaign to get Josie a new kidney Efforst to find a kidney for a young woman with a degenerative disease have hit social media in a bid to beat the four-year waiting list. Josie Fowler is only 24 and has IgA Nephropathy, a condition which affects the kidney's ability to filter waste which she has suffered since the age of 18. Her loving sister Dawn has started a campaign in a bid to help her as she cannot donate the organ herself because she is suffering from thyroid cancer.

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  2. T.S. Eliot's old summer home could become writers' retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Boston.com

    Robert Frost was born in San Francisco. Boston native Edgar Allan Poe sneered at the city and spent most of his life in other places.

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  3. Stroud teens elect new Members of Youth ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Alysha Bodman, 16, and Esther Mounce, 15, from Stroud High School will represent the teenagers in the constituency of Cotswolds and Stroud. "I am delighted to have won the election and have the opportunity to represent young people," said Alysha.

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  4. Intruders force entry into Scout headquarters in Gloucester leave empty-handedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Gazette Series

    UNKNOWN offenders forced entry into Scout headquarters in Tuffley leaving empty handed. The burglary happened at Murray Hall on Tuffley Lane between 9pm on Tuesday March 24 and 7.20am on Wednesday March 25. The would-be burglars forced their way in and made an untidy search of the office, smashing a locked cabinet open but only discovering empty money tins and finally leaving left empty handed.

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  5. Police appeal after 18-year-old motorcyclist suffers serious head...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Gazette Series

    THE police are appealing for information following a serious road traffic collision in Gloucester today where an 18-year-old motorcyclist suffered serious head injuries. The police were called to a road traffic collision at 8.15am in Trier Way, Gloucester, at the junction with Midland Road.

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  6. Descendants attend historic royal burial of England's Richard IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | South China Morning Post

    King Richard III was laid to rest at a ceremony in the English city of Leicester, more than 500 years after his death at the Battle of Bosworth Members of the British public queue to view the coffin of King Richard III at Leicester Cathedral this week. Photo: Reuters Descendants of mortal enemies who fought for Henry Tudor and Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth in 1485 were to meet for the first time in Leicester yesterday for the reburial of Richard, the last Plantagenet king of England.

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  7. Local authority legal service expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Tewkesburyadmag.co.uk

    One Legal was originally set up in 2009, merging Tewkesbury and Cheltenham councils' legal departments to create a partnership which was the first of its kind in the south west. Now, with Gloucester City Council joining too, the partnership is set to become even more resilient, ensuring the three councils are equipped to support the varied and often complex legal work that the councils are involved with.

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  8. The new Bishop of Gloucester has been announced as the Venerable Rachel TreweekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Gazette Series

    Rachel Treweek will be the first female Diocesan Bishop in the Church of England following legislation passed last year enabling women as Bishops. Speaking at the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester following the announcement Rachel Treweek said: "It is an immense joy and privilege to be appointed as the Bishop of Gloucester.

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  9. Man who burgled ex-partner's house in Dursley to steal USB stick spared jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Gazette Series

    Tomlinson, 24, of Midland Road, Gloucester, had denied raiding night club barmaid Emma Miles' terraced home in Dursley but was convicted last month by a jury at Gloucester Crown Court. He returned to court for sentence on Wednesday, March 25, and Recorder Adrian Palmer QC said he did not consider a prison sentence necessary - even though the offence had been a breach of trust and amounted to a form of domestic abuse.

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  10. Patient who discharged himself from Gloucester Royal Hospital has now gone missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Michael, 36, discharged himself from the hospital yesterday afternoon having been admitted for treatment, and his whereabouts are currently unknown. His home address is in Elderberry Mews, Churchdown, Gloucester, but he is also known to spend time in Ryecroft Street, Gloucester, near to Victoria Street.

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  11. Flats complete street regenerationRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | 24dash

    Residents have moved into four newly-built flats in Coleford in the Forest of Dean, drawing the regeneration programme of this popular area to a close. They have been designed to blend in with the street that has already been transformed by the local not-for-profit homes provider, Two Rivers Housing.

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  12. Man wakes up to find burglars raiding his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Gazette Series

    At approximately 1.20am on March 22 two offenders broke into a property in College Green, Gloucester. They forced open a window and gained access to the building.

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  13. Teacher charged with sexual offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Hereford Times

    None of the offences he is charged with relate to students at the school, past or present, according to a statement issued this week by the school, at Watery Lane. Thomas Ceri Boothe, aged 57, of Montgomery Close, Hucclecote, Gloucestershire, will be appear at Gloucester Crown Court on Friday, April 17. They include seven charges of taking indecent images of children; four of indecent assault; two of penetrative sexual activity with a mentally disordered male; three of non-penetrative sexual activity with a mentally disordered male'; two charges of outraging public decency and three of possession of indecent images of children.

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  14. Gloucestershire art teacher charged with 21 sex offences, including...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    A TEACHER at a Gloucestershire comprehensive school has been sacked after being charged with 21 sex offences, including allegations of indecency at a public toilet on the A417 near Cirencester. Thomas Ceri Boothe, aged 57, of Montgomery Close in Hucclecote, will appear at Gloucester Crown Court on April 17 to face charges for offences said to have taken place between 1990 and 2014.

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  15. Oxford at war: Bren gun carriers on Exercise Spartan pass the Ashmolean Museum in Beaumont StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Oxford Mail

    Exercise Spartan involving British and Canadian troops in March 1943 was designed to test the Allies' readiness for the invasion of occupied Europe on D-Day the following year. Two forces - Eastland representing the Germans and Southland representing the Allies - faced each other over great swathes of middle and southern England.

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  16. Mr Boothe appeared before Cheltenham Magistrates' Court on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    A TEACHER at a Gloucestershire comprehensive school has been sacked after being charged with 21 sex offences, including allegations of indecency at a public toilet on the A417 near Cirencester. Thomas Ceri Boothe, aged 57, of Montgomery Close in Hucclecote, will appear at Gloucester Crown Court on April 17 to face charges for offences said to have taken place between 1990 and 2014.

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  17. Newcastle Falcons pledge faith in Zach Kibirige with new one-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Chronicle Live

    A full year out with injury has not prevented Newcastle Falcons from showing their faith in Zach Kibirige - today handing the winger a new one-season deal. The 20-year-old flyer broke and dislocated his ankle on his Premiership debut at Gloucester almost a year ago to the day, having been caught awkwardly underneath the weight of a tackle.

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  18. Mosque open day crosses 'oceans of ignorance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | This is Gloucestershire

    Crossing "oceans of ignorance" and wading through a "jungle of misconception" was the aim of an open day at the Masjid-E-Noor mosque in Gloucester. The Ryecroft Street mosque through open its doors to dozens of people from the community on Saturday in a bid to show first-hand what Islam is all about.

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  19. M5 shut for fuel clean-up after lorry overturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Worcester News

    The motorway is currently shut between J8 and Junction 11 with traffic being diverted via the M50, A417, A40 and A449 . THE incident happened just before 5.40am this morning and initial reports indicated that two people were trapped in the overturned lorry.

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  20. Police called to round up loose horse for second time in one dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | This is Gloucestershire

    Police in Gloucester appear to be developing a knack for dealing with loose horses, having been called for the second time today to deal with a rogue nag. At 4am, they had to shut the A40 Golden Valley heading out of the city after several horses ran amok.

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