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  1. Stroud traffic and travel, Saturday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stroudnewsand Journal

    THERE is heavy traffic on the B4058 Old Bristol Road between Butcher Hill's Lane and Rockness Hill near Nailsworth. Temporary traffic lights have failed.

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  2. Recitals To Fund Musical DreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Englewood Review

    Noted area sopranos Deborah Polkinghorn-uta and Kira Gaillard have recently been awarded prestigious positions as musicians in residence at in the Gloucester Cathedral Residence Program, Gloucester, England. At this beautiful cathedral where scenes from the Harry Potter movies were filmed, Deborah and Kira will participate in intense music studies and performance this summer.

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  3. Girls Football: Ashton Keynes U10s denied place in Bristol finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ASHTON KEYNES' U10 team enjoyed a successful run at the Gloucester Girls League's end-of-season tournament in Bristol, unluckily missing out on a place in the final. Narrow victories against Tewkesbury and Cheltenham, plus comfortable wins against Highnam, Dursley and Quedgeley, meant that the girls required just a draw in the last round-robin game against Gloucester City to go through to the final where they would have faced an unbeaten Abbeymead team.

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  4. Headteacher Showk Badat leaves Gloucester AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | This is Gloucestershire

    Mr Badat was parachuted into the top job just over a year ago to turn it into an outstanding school with plans to issue iPads to every student and for the school day to finish at 12.45pm on Fridays. But the popular principal has announced he will depart the Painswick Road academy on May 31 so that he can spend more time with his family in the north west of England.

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  5. 15-year-old girl injured in hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Gazette Series

    The teenager was in collision with a green hatchback - possibly a Vauxhall Corsa - on Randwick Road, Tuffley, about 6.45pm last Sunday, 17 May. She was knocked to the ground, suffering bruises and suspected concussion. The driver made no attempt to stop and headed off towards Nympsfield Road.

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  6. 15 million canal bid launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    A A 15 million bid to bring boats and businesses back to the canals of Stroud was launched on Thursday May 14. The Cotswolds Canals Partnership plans to bring Stroud, Stonehouse, Eastington and Whitminster within reach of Britain's 2,500 mile network of waterways by restoring the Stroudwater Navigation with the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal at Saul Junction. Ken Burgin, chief executive of the Cotswold Canals Trust, said: "This is the start of a launch for a bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund for a major grant to help restore the four miles of canal.

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    Sunday May 17 | This is Gloucestershire

    It is not often that Gloucester can ship 50 points against Bath and be relatively content but David Humphreys reckons there were plenty of positives from his side at the Rec. A much-changed but spirited Gloucester never realistically looked like winning and were outmuscled by Bath who took West Country derby spoils for the sixth consecutive occasion.

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  8. Grieving partner reveals devastation at discovery of body in GloucesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Swindon Advertiser

    THE grieving partner of missing Julie Peters has spoken of her grief after her body was found in a canal. Marie Ashton paid tribute to the woman she spent 23 years with, raising her children and sharing a life together.

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  9. Body found in search for missing Swindon womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Swindon Advertiser

    Julie Peters, 55, of Hamble Road in Moredon , was last seen leaving her home for work on the morning of Tuesday, May 5. Her red Ford Ka was found in the driveway of her former home in Tuffley Crescent, Gloucester, but there was no sign of Julie. A body was pulled from a canal near Kaskelot Way in the Monkmill Dock area of Gloucester shortly after midday yesterday.

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  10. Hartpury rugby comes together for celebration of successes at KingsholmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Hartpury university women's team joint players of the season, Emma Mundy and Hannah Hart with Ed Morrison and Hartpury Principal, Russell Marchant . Hartpury rugby celebrated another hugely successful season packed with team and individual honours at the annual awards dinner at the home of Gloucester Rugby.

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  11. Search for missing woman who may be in Gloucester areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Gazette Series

    GLOUCESTERSHIRE Police are appealing for information to trace a missing Swindon woman who may be in the Gloucester area, and has not been seen for more than a week. Julie Peters , from Hamble Road, Swindon, was last seen at her home address on Tuesday 5 May 2015.

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  12. Missing person's uniform revealed to aid searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Swindon Advertiser

    Wiltshire Police launched an appeal for information last night to try and trace the missing Swindon woman, who hasn't been seen for more than a week. Julie Peters, 55, from Hamble Road, Swindon, was last seen at her home address on Tuesday, May 5. It's believed she travelled to Tuffley Crescent, in Gloucester, as her Red Ford Ka has been found parked there.

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  13. Warren Gatland's Wales World Cup squad: The 46 men most likely to get a crack at global gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | IcNetwork

    In little more than three weeks Warren Gatland will announce who has made his first World Cup cut. Here are the players we reckon the Kiwi will turn to The Wales boss is expected to name a squad of around 45 to endure training camps in Switzerland, Qatar, Poland and north Wales.

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  14. Police search for missing Swindon womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | This is Wiltshire

    Wiltshire Police are appealing for information to try and trace a missing Swindon woman, who hasn't been seen for more than a week. Julie Peters, 55, from Hamble Road, Swindon, was last seen at her home address on May 5, 2015.

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  15. Latest district match reports: SSG & Bristol U11s start with winsRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | PressReleasePoint

    Gloucester and the Forest of Dean Under 11 v Stroud and South Gloucestershire Under 11 May 11 Stroud and South Glos cruised to victory over Gloucester and the Forest of Dean after the visitors bowled the hosts out for 35 and knocked the runs off with ease. In order to give the players on both sides a chance to develop the skills the coaches agreed to allow the game to continue past its conclusion.

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  16. Worcester Warriors prop George Porter signs for Championship newcomers Ealing TrailfindersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Worcester News

    WORCESTER Warriors loosehead prop George Porter will be joining newly-promoted Greene King IPA Championship outfit Ealing Trailfinders next season. The 25-year-old Porter arrived at Sixways from Plymouth Albion in 2011 and made 34 first team appearances for Warriors, scoring one try.

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  17. Former Gloucester Bishop given clearance by church over allegations to take up ministry in retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Gazette Series

    In October last year it was announced that, following questioning by police, Mr Perham would face no further action over the allegations. After the investigation the matter was reviewed by the Church of England.

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  18. Catch the electric action at the Hartpury Sevens - " it's even bigger ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Catch the electric action at the Hartpury Sevens - it's even bigger and better this year and entry is free! Catch the electric action at the Hartpury Sevens - it's even bigger and better this year and entry is free! Catch the electric action at the Hartpury Sevens - it's even bigger and better this year and entry is free! SOME of the most exciting rugby talent from the UK and beyond will show off silky skills and blistering pace as hundreds of players descend on Hartpury next week for an action-packed sevens tournament. Players from around 24 teams - 16 men's and eight women's - will be looking to emulate the success stories of Hartpury's international sevens stars Jaike Carter and Dan Norton and battle it out for the grand prize.

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  19. a Care home in Stinchcombe with a guide price of 1.75 million has been taken over by new owners.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Gazette Series

    Acting on behalf of outgoing owners, Paul and Helen Hutson, specialist property adviser Christie and Co has sold Stinchcombe Manor Nursing Home in rural Gloucestershire. The care home has been acquired by Stroud Care Services, who plan to develop the Grade II listed former manor House into their flagship facility.

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  20. Gloucester15:00London IrishRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Sporting Life

    Gloucester flanker Dan Thomas will make his first Aviva Premiership start in Saturday's visit of London Irish to Kingsholm. Having impressed for National League One side Hartpury and during the Cherry and Whites' LV= Cup campaign, Thomas has been handed the No 7 shirt in place of the suspended Ross Moriarty.

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