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"23.01.2017 17:14:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New photography project will create visual history of life in Stonehouse A NEW community-run photography project will aim to create a lasting visual history of Stonehouse. Sounds like a great idea!
"23.01.2017 17:13:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk WATCH Charlie Clough discuss his move from Forest Green to Barnet WATCH Charlie Clough discuss his move from Forest Green to League Two Barnet.
"23.01.2017 16:15:16" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud High and Marling score above national average in both new secondary school performance schemes STROUD High and Marling scored above national average in both new secondary school performance schemes. Schools were assessed under two new assessment schemes, Progress 8 and Attainment 8.
"23.01.2017 15:24:44" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOREST GREEN: Charlie Clough in pictures Scroll through our picture memories of Charlie Clough's Forest Green years. Clough has today sealed a move to Skybet League Two outfit Barnet
"23.01.2017 15:19:30" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk BREAKING NEWS: Forest Green defender Charlie Clough joins Sky Bet League Two outfit Barnet CHARLIE CLOUGH has joined League Two outfit Barnet for an undisclosed fee.
"23.01.2017 14:48:52" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Family injured as van careers off road in Nailsworth and plunges 10ft down bank A FAMILY-OF-THREE have been injured after their van careered off Bath Road in Nailsworth and plunged down a 10ft bank. Terrible news, more on this as we get it.
"23.01.2017 12:29:51" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Two hurt after van careers off road in Nailsworth and plunges 10ft down bank Two men were hurt after their van careered off the road In Nailsworth and plunged down a 10ft bank. More on this to follow.
"23.01.2017 11:51:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Rare breed duck goes missing in Stonehouse A RARE breed of duck has gone missing from a home in Stonehouse. Duncan went missing last Tuesday.
"23.01.2017 11:20:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY: Scrum superiority not enough for Minch as they lose tight derby to Painswick THIS Gloucester Two encounter on a freezing Saturday was everything you would expect from a passionate local derby.
"23.01.2017 10:41:36" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Popular Stroud children's author promotes value of patience in new book A popular Stroud author has released his sixth children's book. Suzy the Sprout is the latest in a range of characters aimed at teaching children moral values.
"23.01.2017 10:40:26" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: Boy, 17, arrested on suspicion of assault and girl, 15, of theft after teenager hospitalised in Gloucester knife attack BOY, 17, arrested on suspicion of assault and girl, 15, of theft after a teenager was hospitalised in a Gloucester knife attack. Both remain in custody for questioning.
"23.01.2017 10:32:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Craig David to perform at Westonbirt Arboretum for Forest Live ANOTHER acclaimed artist has announced a performance at Westonbirt Arboretum as part of the Forestry Commission's Forest Live concert series. He joins other confirmed acts Elbow and Olly Murs - will you be going?
"23.01.2017 10:10:51" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Teenager hospitalised after knife attack in Painswick Road, Gloucester DETECTIVES are appealing for witnesses after a teenager was stabbed in the back in Gloucester. The incident occurred around 11pm on Friday, January 20.
"22.01.2017 13:52:41" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk SIX things we learned from Forest Green's draw with Braintree Town Forest Green were held to a 1-1 draw by Braintree Town at The New Lawn on Saturday. Here Ashley Loveridge looks at six things we learned from… And some tips from Pete Reed
"22.01.2017 12:44:26" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY PICTURE GALLERY: Painswick v Minchinhampton PAINSWICK gained a hard-fought 19-14 victory over Minchinhampton in the Gloucester Two local derby on Saturday.
"22.01.2017 12:26:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Relive all the action from Forest Green's 1-1 draw with Braintree CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Relive all the action from Forest Green's 1-1 draw with Braintree.
"22.01.2017 10:54:59" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk A youth perspective with Noah Dougherty: So on reflection, 2016 wasn't such a bad year after all. . . Noah Dougherty, 16, is a student at Cirencester College and hopes to become a journalist. He lives in Stroud. Noah looks past the celebrity deaths to sporting and scientific achievements.
"22.01.2017 10:52:43" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Gloucestershire police launch recruitment campaign for special constables GLOUCESTERSHIRE Constabulary is launching a major public recruitment campaign to increase the number of special constables. The official launch is tomorrow (Monday, January 23).
"22.01.2017 10:51:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud Nostalgia: Minchinhampton residents call for increased road safety measures IN 1977 residents living close to the Besbury turning on the main Stroud-Cirencester road at Minchinhampton became concerned about the danger… The fastest speed recorded on the road was 56mph.
"21.01.2017 22:55:32" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Braintree boss Hakan Hayrettin on Forest Green point Watch Braintree boss Hakan Hayrettin give his post-match verdict on his side's point at Forest Green.
"21.01.2017 21:01:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: The linesman has let them off the hook by making up a decision - Forest Green boss Mark Cooper FOREST GREEN boss Mark Cooper blasted the officials as Christian Doidge's stoppage-time winner was ruled out in a frustrating 1-1 draw with…
"21.01.2017 20:21:57" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FULL-TIME: Forest Green 1 Braintree Town 1 - Boss Mark Cooper is left frustrated after Christian Doidge goal is ruled out ON a day of celebrity, Nailsworth Olympic hero Pete Reed, raunchy novelist Jilly Cooper and One Show presenter Lucy Siegle watched Forest Green…
"21.01.2017 14:31:55" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green v Braintree Town: Mark Cooper brings in Wigan striker Kaiyne Woolery FOREST GREEN boss Mark Cooper has signed Wigan striker Kaiyne Woolery on a season-long loan.
"21.01.2017 11:53:48" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk POLL: What should happen to the Sub Rooms in Stroud? A CRUNCH decision is looming on the future of the Sub Rooms in Stroud. Have your say on the leading three options in our poll.
"21.01.2017 10:20:44" We'll be starting a series of "Discover..." features with a different town featured each week with a double-page spread, array of photos, facts about the town, what it is famous for and the best places to visit and eat.
Today we're asking for photos of
"21.01.2017 09:57:40" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Picture nostalgia: Stroud Sea Cadets sail in the HMS Devonshire IN 1977, Stroud Sea Cadets sailed in the HMS Devonshire. Do you recognise anyone in this photo?
"21.01.2017 09:57:07" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud Nostalgia: Foxmoor's new school building, plans for third fish and chip ship and construction of £2million bypass begins SNJ reporter Eddie Bisknell looks back at news from across the decades. A look back across the decades - do you remember any of these stories?
"21.01.2017 09:05:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Convicted sex offender Ashley Goodfield, 22, back in court after going on two camping trips He went camping with two teenagers.
"20.01.2017 21:59:19" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Will Forest Green players act out another rowing goal celebration for Olympic legend Pete Reed? Three-time Olympic gold medal winner Pete Reed will be a special guest at Forest Green's home clash with Braintree Town on Saturday.
"20.01.2017 17:46:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Police appeal after criminal damage to red Ford Fiesta in Stratford Road, Stroud POLICE ARE appealing for witnesses after criminal damage was caused to a red Ford Fiesta. If you have more information phone the police on 101 with incident number 244 of Tuesday, January 17
"20.01.2017 15:19:14" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PREVIEW: Forest Green v Braintree: We have nothing to fear - Jake Goodman JAKE Goodman believes that in-form Braintree Town can head to one of the Vanarama National League's promotion favourites with nothing to fear…
"20.01.2017 14:25:35" youtube.com Donald Trump - It's Crazy Man I have been lucky enough to draft in a talented, disparate bunch of musician friends for this slightly tongue in cheek British response from across the pond ... A group of musicians from Stroud have writen a tongue in cheek response to the inauguration of Donald Trump
"20.01.2017 14:21:28" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Two injured and one car overturned in Frocester collision THERE are reports of an accident involving two vehicles in Bath Road, Frocester. This is the third car to overturn in the district today
"20.01.2017 14:17:25" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Potential buyers identified to snap up £17.5m Merrywalks – but still no offers made POTENTIAL buyers have been identified to snap up Merrywalks Shopping Centre in Stroud – but no offers have yet been made, its owners have said. Owners also moved to squash rumours that Merrywalks would be closed or redeveloped into something else
"20.01.2017 14:13:52" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Road blocked after car overturns in Birdlip MOTORISTS are being advised to avoid an area of Birdlip after a car overturned earlier today. An update on the crash in Birdlip earlier today:
The car ended up on its side after the crash on the road between Birdlip and Little Witcombe at 11.50am.
Fortunately the female driver was uninjured in the incident.
"20.01.2017 14:09:01" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Donald Trump inauguration live Donald Trump is set to be sworn in as America's 45th President. He declared "the work begins" as hundreds of thousands of people poured… Follow the inauguration of the USA's 45th president live.
"20.01.2017 14:08:40" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk No one injured after Citroen C1 overturns on bend near Stirrup Cup pub in Bisley A CAR ended up on its side after losing control on a corner near the Stirrup Cup pub in Bisley this afternoon. That's the fourth car crash in the district today
"20.01.2017 14:04:07" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Two injured and one car overturned in Frocester collision THERE are reports of an accident involving two vehicles in Bath Road, Frocester. The incident occurred at 12.40pm.
"20.01.2017 13:43:56" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Road blocked after car overturns in Birdlip MOTORISTS are being advised to avoid an area of Birdlip after a car overturned earlier today. Avoid the Bisley Hill area for the meantime if possible
"20.01.2017 12:38:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Family starts New Year in 150th Stroud District Council home THE 150th home in Stroud District Council's building programme has been completed. The Driver family are now enjoying their new home in Bisley Old Road.
"20.01.2017 12:35:41" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Thrupp company to take on Bath Half Marathon for Teenage Cancer Trust A COMPANY in Thrupp specialising in international business expertise are putting on a team for the Bath Half Marathon to raise money for the… Great effort from the staff at Tudor Rose International
"20.01.2017 09:56:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Crash between Renault Clio and Citroen DS5 on Cainscross Road this morning TWO cars were involved in a collision on Cainscross Road this morning. The road is partially blocked but traffic is flowing freely
"19.01.2017 17:01:58" Stroud Symphony Orchestra' In case you didn't catch it the other day, here's a sneak peak of Stroud Symphony Orchestra's recording of a new classical piece at Holy Trinity Church.
The music will be the soundtrack for a new film about the beauty and heritage of the Five Valleys.
"19.01.2017 16:34:12" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Stroud musicians record tongue in cheek song about Donald Trump ahead of historic inauguration A TALENTED group of musicians in Stroud have grouped together to write a timely tongue in cheek response to the imminent inauguration of Donald… A must-watch!
"19.01.2017 16:33:30" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Unemployment in Stroud district continues to fall THE number of people out of work in Stroud continues to fall, new figures have shown.
"19.01.2017 15:27:43" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Plans submitted for 175 homes and roundabout off Bath Road, Hardwicke PLANS for 175 houses and a roundabout in Hardwicke have been submitted to Stroud District Council. These plans complete a trio of housing developments in the area - what are your thoughts about the proposal?
"19.01.2017 15:08:41" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud Specsavers and Socialight Café team up to encourage green tea goodness AN OPTICIANS in Stroud has partnered with a local café to offer a free green tea to all customers who come in for a sight test during January. Specsavers on King Street has partnered with The Socialight Café on the High Street to encourage the local community to drink more green tea
"19.01.2017 15:07:35" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Forest Green captain Liam Noble on Braintree, Kieffer Moore and Elliott Frear WATCH Forest Green captain Liam Noble preview Saturday's National League home clash against improving Braintree Town.
"19.01.2017 14:37:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Brave mum from Stroud battling ovarian cancer turns catwalk model to help fight disease A COURAGEOUS mother-of-two from Stroud who is fighting ovarian cancer will take to the catwalk to raise awareness of the disease. Well done Viv!
You can donate to her Justgiving page at www.justgiving.com/account/your-pages/Viv-Hancock2
"19.01.2017 13:27:11" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VOTE: Who is your star Forest Green player? It's coming to that time at the end of the season when we start to assess who have been Forest Green's best player this season. Vote for your…
"19.01.2017 13:09:27" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Ecotricity ships £1.3m of windmills to Japan STROUD-based Ecotricity has sold more than £1 million worth of small windmills to Japan, making it the UK's leading wind energy exporter. It makes Ecotricity the UK's leading wind energy exporter
"19.01.2017 09:24:25" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Crunch decision looming on future of the Sub Rooms in Stroud A CRUNCH decision looms to decide the future of the Sub Rooms in Stroud. The Strategy & Resources Committee will debate the list of options - what do you think should happen to the Sub Rooms?
"18.01.2017 17:15:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk www.stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Cotswold Boatmobility are well deserved recipients of this grant for £1000. It's great to see the community group keep growing
"18.01.2017 16:49:27" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Plans to transform vacant pub off Stroud High Street into eight studio flats A VACANT pub in the centre of Stroud could be transformed into a group of seven studio flats. What do you think of this idea?
"18.01.2017 16:08:40" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk LETTER: Stonehouse can't cope with major roadwork disruption again Stonehouse just cannot cope with two disruptions of such major proportions in two consecutive years. UKIP's county council candidate Glen Gogerly has called out the highways cabinet member at Gloucestershire County Council over the plans to dig up Stonehouse again
"18.01.2017 15:49:24" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud Potato Day 2017 – celebrating the majestic glory of the humble spud IT'S that time of the year again that everyone has been waiting for – the most important calendar event of the year in the Five Valleys. It's that time of the year again that everyone has been waiting for – the most important calendar event of the year in the Five Valleys.
That's right, it will soon be Stroud Potato Day.
"18.01.2017 15:29:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Brimscombe gallery: Relive the action from 6-1 win over Brackley Saints caught on camera by Simon Pizzey Brimscombe gallery: Relive the action from 6-1 win over Brackley Saints caught on camera by Simon Pizzey
"18.01.2017 15:08:30" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Brimscombe gallery: Relive the action from 6-1 win over Brackley Saints caught on camera by Simon Pizzey Brimscombe gallery: Relive the action from 6-1 win over Brackley Saints caught on camera by Simon Pizzey
"18.01.2017 14:15:03" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green players set to leave New Lawn SURPLUS Forest Green players are heading for a New Lawn exit.
"18.01.2017 13:54:28" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Staffing levels among list of concerns as Leonard Stanley care home rated 'requires improvement' A CARE home in Leonard Stanley has been rated as 'requires improvement' by a health watchdog. Inspectors stepped in to assist an anxious resident.
"18.01.2017 13:00:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Natural flood management: a look at one of Stroud's shining sustainable schemes IT'S no secret that Stroud has long been at the forefront of a number of leading green schemes and projects – it's one of the Five Valleys… This is an amazing local project which councils across the UK are now trying to copy. It's time it got the recognition it deserves!
"18.01.2017 12:57:52" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Ecotricity funds 'missing mile' canal restoration work at Eco Park site ECOTRICITY is funding restoration work on the initial stage of the Stroudwater Canal's “missing mile” project at its Eco Park site. The work comes a few months before SDC is due to make a huge decision on Ecotricity's colossal planning application
"18.01.2017 12:55:01" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk All the last planning applications in Stroud district Planning Department Weekly List What's going on in your neck of the woods?
"18.01.2017 10:03:01" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today - brightening up slowly WEDNESDAY will be generally dry in Stroud with light winds. Looks like the cloud is going to clear up a little throughout the day
"18.01.2017 09:42:44" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Nympsfield pub manager, Mary Clarke, speaks out about invisible illness that almost killed her and took 16 years to diagnose A PUB manager has spoken to the SNJ about the invisible illness that almost killed her, which began with unexplained stomach aches aged 12 and… A truly emotional rollercoaster.
"18.01.2017 09:05:37" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk WATCH: Video tribute to much-loved Davon Friend AN astonishing video tribute has been made in memory of Davon Friend, who has died suddenly at the age of 36. This emotional tribute was made by Davon's brother-in-law and lifelong friend, Nathan Hutchings.
"18.01.2017 09:04:20" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Tributes flood in for inspirational farmer Davon Friend, who has died suddenly aged 36 “THE world has lost a generous, courageous and loving man,” – those were the words used to describe farmer Davon Friend, who has died… Remembering the much-loved community farmer - feel free to leave your own messages below
"17.01.2017 16:16:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Female cyclist, 63, injured after collision with Vauxhall Vectra at Horse Trough roundabout A 63-YEAR-OLD female cyclist sustained minor injuries after a collision with a car on Stonehouse High Street. An update on the crash in Stonehouse earlier this afternoon
"17.01.2017 15:45:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Female cyclist injured after collision with car on Stonehouse High Street THERE have been reports of a crash between a car and cyclist in Stonehouse. She was involved in a crash with a Vauxhall Vectra at 2.45pm this afternoon
"17.01.2017 15:29:58" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Two sheep killed in Painswick in suspected dog attack TWO sheep were killed in Painswick last weekend in what police believe to be a dog attack. Police have responded by issuing fresh advice to dog-owners.
"17.01.2017 14:00:25" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk WATCH Forest Green boss Mark Cooper's first reaction to new signing Jake Gosling WATCH Forest Green boss Mark Cooper's first reaction to new signing Jake Gosling
"17.01.2017 13:05:56" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Chalford Ninja Warrior teams up with sister to take on 'world's toughest obstacle course' again this Saturday CHALFORD'S elite Ninja Warrior will be teaming up with his sister to take on the gruelling assault course again this Saturday. Good luck to them both!
"17.01.2017 13:04:19" gazetteseries.co.uk Princess Anne to officially open The Pulse gym and swimming pool complex in Dursley HER Royal Highness Princess Anne will officially open Dursley's new state-of-the-art gym and swimming pool complex on Friday. The Pulse has been transformed in a series of improvements through a £1.7million investment by Stroud District Council
"17.01.2017 12:56:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Meet new Forest Green signing Jake Gosling NEW Forest Green signing Jake Gosling met his team-mates for the first time today after joining the National League title-chasers on a…
"17.01.2017 12:18:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Exciting new programme of talks revealed at Museum in the Park A SERIES of new spring talks have been organised at the Museum in the Park in Stroud. There are some interesting things planned for Stroud's Museum in the Park this year
"17.01.2017 12:17:30" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Pothole problems - Send us your pictures TO mark National Pothole Day, the SNJ is asking readers to submit details and photos about potholes in their area. What are the biggest potholes in your area?
You can contribute to this article by following the links on the page.
"17.01.2017 11:27:54" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Former vet from Horsley running 10 marathons in 10 days for animal welfare charity A FORMER vet from Horsley is running 10 marathons in 10 days for an animal welfare charity. The 26 miles Carolyne will be running through Gloucestershire will take her from Berkeley, across the Severn Bridge and back.
"17.01.2017 11:19:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud Choral Society to perform world premiere of new Roald Dahl adaption STROUD Choral Society is to give the world premiere of a new work by renowned American composer Peter Ash based on a Roald Dahl book. Incredible world premiere for Stroud's very own Choral Society
"17.01.2017 10:40:31" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Wayne Bennett, 47, admits threatening to set fire to woman's flat in Stroud A 47-YEAR-OLD Stroud man threatened to set fire to a woman's flat, a court heard. He is due to reappear to face other charges on March 22.
"17.01.2017 10:34:11" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Wrap up warm for winter with free coat swap event in Stroud STROUD'S assistant town clerk is encouraging people to donate, or take, a new coat after seeing people shivering in the cold on her journey in… Got an unwanted Christmas coat hanging dejectedly in your wardrobe?
Well then, bring it along to this event and swap it for another one for free
"17.01.2017 09:53:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Stroud Symphony Orchestra record music for new Five Valleys film A HUGE collaborative arts project to create a film and classical music production celebrating the Five Valleys got underway this weekend. Sounds amazing!
"17.01.2017 09:45:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today IT will be a colder day than yesterday in Stroud. Another cloudy and wintery day in Stroud
"17.01.2017 09:42:31" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Minchinhampton Rugby Club receive £8,000 grant for new clubhouse MINCHINHAMPTON Rugby Club are set to receive an £8,000 grant to complete their new clubhouse in time for a visit from The Princess Royal. The new clubhouse is set to be officially opened on Saturday, March 3.
"17.01.2017 09:27:05" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Runner and charity worker urges more deaf children in Gloucestershire to get involved in sport A KEEN runner and charity worker is raising awareness about the difficulties deaf children face and is urging them to get involved in sport. Reg works for the Gloucestershire Deaf Association (GDA) and found that 43 per cent of deaf children do not access a sport club due to communication barriers.
"16.01.2017 17:38:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Man, 85, dies of suspected heart attack while out with family on Minchinhampton Common AN 85-YEAR-OLD man died of a suspected cardiac arrest while out with his family on Minchinhampton Common on Sunday. Sad news
"16.01.2017 16:50:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Police warning after latest burglary in King's Stanley POLICE are urging vigilance after another burglary in the small village of King's Stanley. Thieves gained entry by smashing the glass in the side door and made an untidy search of every room in the house
"16.01.2017 16:40:44" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk STAR MATCH: Hat-trick Major triumph for Brimscombe hot-shot Ed Ed Major helped himself to a second-half hat-trick as in-from Brimscombe hit Brackley Town Saints for six.
"16.01.2017 15:43:57" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Spate of 'high value' bicycle thefts in Nailsworth prompts police warning BICYCLES with a combined value of several thousand pounds have been stolen from the Nailsworth area.
"16.01.2017 15:03:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk CONFIRMED: Bristol Rovers and Gibraltar winger Jake Gosling joins Forest Green Forest Green have signed Bristol Rovers and Gibraltar winger Jake Gosling on loan until the end of the season.
"16.01.2017 14:39:16" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk POLL: Are the black faces of Morris Dancers offensive? Which side do you come down on in this debate? After the Stroud Wassail on Saturday a number of people took to social media to raise the debate over race and tradition - with some branding the 'black face' practice 'offensive' and even 'racist'.
So, which side do you come down on in this debate?
"16.01.2017 13:54:06" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOOTBALL: No fond farewell for Shortwood striker Jake Lee THERE was to be no happy farewell for Jake Lee as he played his final game for Shortwood before going off to play for Conference South outfit…
"16.01.2017 13:42:49" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEOS: Stroud Wassail Festival 2017 STROUD came alive with the noise of jingling bells, singing and the whacking of sticks for the return of the annual Wassail Festival.
"16.01.2017 12:56:58" Stroud Wassail Stroud Wassail Festival 2017 Stroud Wassail
"16.01.2017 12:46:56" Wassailing Wassailing at the Queen Vic pub in Stroud on Saturday
"16.01.2017 12:42:56" Photos from Stroud News & Journal's post Some more amazing pictures from this weekend
"16.01.2017 12:39:40" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Stroud comes alive for Wassail Festival 2017 STROUD came alive with the noise of jingling bells, singing and the whacking of sticks for the return of the annual Wassail Festival. Some incredible photos of the Stroud Wassail Festival on Saturday by Simon Pizzey!
"16.01.2017 12:27:27" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Pothole problems: How big is the issue in your area? TO mark National Pothole Day, the SNJ is asking readers to submit details and photos about potholes in their area. We all have experiences with troublesome potholes, email any details and photos of potholes in your neighbourhood to firstname.lastname@example.org
"16.01.2017 11:59:25" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green face tricky trip to Macclesfied in FA Trophy last sixteen Forest Green face a tricky trip to fellow National League outfit Macclesfield Town in the third round of the FA Trophy.
"16.01.2017 11:42:53" Stroud News & Journal's cover photo One of the many amazing pictures from Saturday's Stroud Wassail Festival 2017! More follow.
Picture by Simon Pizzey
"16.01.2017 11:41:55" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud dentists walk from Chalford to Eastington for Cancer Research STROUD dentists walked 15km from Lavender Bakehouse to the Old Badger Inn for charity. To donate to the cause visit www.justgiving.com/mydentiststroud
"16.01.2017 11:23:54" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Elbow to perform at Westonbirt Arboretum this summer FOREST Live at Westonbirt Arboretum has scored another chart-topping act. Another award-winning band are playing at Westonbirt this summer - who's going?
"16.01.2017 10:10:56" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Mum-of-three Hannah Bloxsome spared jail after giving false alibi to Nailsworth arson suspect A MUM who gave a false alibi to a Nailsworth arson suspect wept with relief yesterday as a judge spared her from jail. Judge Tabor said: "I think the time has now come for you to rebuild your life."
"16.01.2017 09:20:48" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Temporary traffic lights in London Road, Stroud, causing delays for motorists TEMPORARY traffic lights on London Road are causing delays for commuters this morning. The works last until the January 16 and 18.
"15.01.2017 17:52:01" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Scottish Premiership outfit Motherwell close in on Forest Green winger Elliott Frear Forest Green winger Elliott Frear is set to seal a switch to Scottish Premiership Motherwell this month. http://www.stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk/sport/15024931.Scottish_Premiership_outfit_Motherwell_close_in_on_Forest_Green_winger_Elliott_Frear/
"15.01.2017 17:17:30" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk CHESTER 0 FOREST GREEN 2: Five things we learned: Mark Cooper pow-wow works a treat FRESH from witnessing Saturday's 2-0 FA Trophy win at Chester, Ashley Loveridge looks at five things we learned from an eventful day in…
"15.01.2017 16:03:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green gallery: Relive the action from 2-0 win at Chester caught on camera by Shane Healey / Pro Sports Images Forest Green gallery: Relive the action from 2-0 win at Chester caught on camera by Shane Healey / Pro Sports Images
"15.01.2017 14:27:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Marcus Kelly happy to grab his Forest Green opportunity WATCH Forest Green two-goal hero Marcus Kelly give his post-match verdict on Rovers' 2-0 FA Trophy victory at Chester.
"15.01.2017 13:48:16" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Cambridge blogger's unique sloe gin wins at world championship INSPIRED by a holiday to Croatia, a Cambridge food blogger has had her homemade sloe gin named the best in the world.
"15.01.2017 13:37:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Praise as new drive aims to recruit 50 more police officers in Gloucestershire A NEW drive to recruit more police officers across county has been welcomed by councillors and politicians. Over the last two years the number of full time officers in Gloucestershire has dropped by 10 per cent to just 1028 in January 2017
"15.01.2017 13:34:52" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Nostalgia: Stroud couple win £2.5million on lottery, villagers left without gas and major housing development rejected 1967 STROUD Rural District Council voted to object to plans to reduce the bus service from Stonehouse to Chalford, via Stroud. Anyone remember that time a couple from Stroud scooped a £2.5 million lottery win?
"15.01.2017 13:31:51" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New film and classical music production to celebrate beauty of the Stroud Valleys A HUGE collaborative arts project to create a film and classical music production celebrating the Five Valleys got underway this weekend. 'An Ode to Stroud' - The sights, sounds, heritage, character and people of the Five Valleys are to immortalised in a film and classical music production
"14.01.2017 23:20:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green boss Mark Cooper runs the rule over former Stoke City striker FOREST GREEN are running the rule over Peter Skapetis, the former Stoke striker and Australian youth international.
"14.01.2017 21:48:55" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Forest Green boss Mark Cooper on Elliott Frear, Kieffer Moore and Chester victory WATCH Forest Green boss Mark Cooper discuss Kieffer Moore's move to Ipswich Town, Elliott Frear's playing situation and a resounding 2-0 FA…
"14.01.2017 17:16:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FA TROPHY: Chester FC 0 FOREST GREEN 2: Marcus Kelly brace eases Rovers into the last sixteen A STUNNING Marcus Kelly brace helped Forest Green make it into the last sixteen of the FA Trophy and a step closer to Wembley.
"14.01.2017 17:04:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New Nailsworth action group tackles climate change at a local level A NEW group formed in Nailsworth is helping play its part in tackling the challenge of climate change at a local level. If you live in Nailsworth this is a great community organisation to get involved in!
"14.01.2017 16:58:18" Kardien Wassail
"14.01.2017 16:56:29" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stonehouse News with Lesley Williams Contact Lesley with your community news on 01453 822684 or email Lesley.email@example.com All the latest community news, events and activities for Stonehouse
"14.01.2017 16:38:47" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud set for marvellous medieval merry-making at Mid-Winter Revels STROUD Subscription Rooms will be transformed into a hive of marvellous medieval merry-making with the return of a popular Wassail event. Roll up, roll up! There are still tickets available for the Mid-Winter Revels at the Sub Rooms tonight
"14.01.2017 16:37:47" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New Stroud Wassailing song celebrates farmer's market, artists and beautiful landscapes of Five Valleys A NEW song celebrating the farmer's market, artists and beautiful landscapes of the Five Valleys will be sung as part of this year's Stroud… The Five Valleys Wassail song has been written by Johnny Coppin and celebrates the things we love about Stroud, its people and its surroundings
"14.01.2017 16:36:20" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Your guide to everything going on at the Stroud Wassail Festival 2017 Programme for the Stroud Wassail 2017 Here's a guide of everything going on at the Wassail Festival today.
There is still a whole evening of fun to be had!
"14.01.2017 14:42:34" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Video: Forest Green boss Mark Cooper reveals Elliott Frear wants to move on ELLIOTT FREAR has played his last game for Forest Green, according to boss Mark Cooper. http://www.stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk/sport/15024137.Video__Forest_Green_boss_Mark_Cooper_reveals_Elliott_Frear_wants_to_move_on/
"14.01.2017 14:31:07" Morris dancers and Mummers in Stroud
"14.01.2017 14:28:46" Morris dancers and Mummers in Stroud High Street this afternoon
Various groups from across the region are taking part in the Stroud Wassail Festival 2017
"14.01.2017 14:17:51" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Brimscombe's only pub up for sale with quarter million price tag as owners of 20 years seek retirement BRIMSCOMBE'S only pub has been put up for sale for a quarter of a million pounds as the landlords seek retirement. Thanks to landlords David and Christine Collins, who have run the pub for over 20 years
"14.01.2017 14:16:51" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud nostalgia: Looking back at the snow of 1962 and 1963 WE may have had a light dusting of snow this week, but it was nothing compared to the snowfall in the winter of 1962 and 1963. We may have had a light dusting of snow this week, but it was nothing compared to the snowfall in the winter of 1962 and 1963.
"14.01.2017 12:29:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud District Council parking surplus hits record high PROFIT from car parking charges in Stroud district has hit all time high. SDC insisted that the surplus from its operations was always pumped back into “essential services” in local communities.
"14.01.2017 11:15:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Black ice causes two-car collision in Stroud THERE are reports of a two-car collision caused by black ice in Stroud Drive safe today folks.
"13.01.2017 16:08:05" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOOTBALL: Weston boss Scott Bartlett praises Shortwood counterpart Alex Sykes in Jake Lee deal WESTON boss Scott Bartlett has thanked his Shortwood counterpart Alex Sykes for his part in Jake Lee's move to the Seagulls.
"13.01.2017 15:47:32" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Birmingham City loanee Charlie Cooper loving life at Forest Green A FOREST GREEN player until the end of the season, Birmingham City loanee Charlie Cooper talks to sports editor Ashley Loveridge ahead of Rovers'…
"13.01.2017 14:16:23" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk WATCH Mark Cooper's interview ahead of Forest Green's FA Trophy clash at Chester City WATCH Mark Cooper's interview ahead of Forest Green's FA Trophy clash at Chester City
"13.01.2017 14:05:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Pop stars Little Mix to perform in Gloucestershire POP stars Little Mix will perform in Gloucestershire as part of their world tour. Great news for teenage girls (and their dads)
"13.01.2017 13:07:36" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New 'wildlife-friendly' food festival to be held near Birdlip this March A BRAND new food festival will be held at a popular county park near Birdlip in March. Stroud foodies take heed! This is one for you
"13.01.2017 11:58:56" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Care company celebrates 20th anniversary with new base in Stonehouse A CARE company is celebrating twenty years in the business with a new base in Stonehouse along with a mobile consultancy home. Flexicare UK will begin operating from Westend Farm on Monday.
"13.01.2017 11:56:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk MEP welcomes local group's positive action on climate change STROUD'S resident Member of European Parliament has praised the positive work on climate change undertaken by a local action group. The meeting of minds at the Golden Fleece pub in Stroud saw the group discuss the small positive steps forward on addressing climate change
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"13.01.2017 11:39:54" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Last few days to recycle Christmas trees in Stroud district STROUD district residents have just two more days to recycle their Christmas trees. Only three days left!
"13.01.2017 11:13:48" gazetteseries.co.uk Gloucestershire's devolution bid 'on hold' as civil servants are 'refocused on Brexit matters' A BID for more devolved powers for Gloucestershire is 'on hold' with the topic no longer top of the ministerial agenda. Big news on the future of Gloucestershire's devolution project
"13.01.2017 09:43:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Snow in Stroud: Pictures, school and traffic disruptions SNOW descended on the Five Valleys last night, we'll be bringing you photos, traffic and school disruption information throughout the day. We'll be keeping you updated throughout the day with snow scenes, school and traffic disruption.
"13.01.2017 09:15:46" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Snow falls in Stroud PEOPLE have woken up to a blanket of snow across the Stroud district this morning. Corey-Rae and Riley Brinkworth were out sledging at 5.45am this morning.
Send your pictures of the snow to firstname.lastname@example.org
"13.01.2017 07:35:20" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud councillor with incurable cancer in plea over life-extending drug The drug, which extends lives of patients by an average of nine months, has been withdrawn from the NHS because of its cost.
"12.01.2017 17:33:49" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Café, art room, cinema, micro-brewery - what does the future hold for historic Victorian chapel in Stroud? A CAFE, holiday accommodation, art rooms, educational spaces, a small cinema, a micro-brewery, a meditation space, a photographer's dark room… The council has now organised a meeting at The Subscription Rooms on January 25 to bring the community together and develop ideas
"12.01.2017 15:01:28" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk BREAKING NEWS: Forest Green turn down bid for winger Elliott Frear FOREST GREEN have turned down an offer from an undisclosed Scottish Premiership club for winger Elliott Frear.
"12.01.2017 14:43:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Inquest into young writer killed at Oldends Lane level crossing in Stonehouse records initial cause of death An inquest has today been opened and adjourned into the death of Ryan Rogers.
"12.01.2017 14:21:24" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Waiting list for social housing in Stroud district continues to rise THE NUMBER of people applying to live in social housing in Stroud district is continuing to rise – despite the council's best efforts to…
"12.01.2017 14:21:06" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Former England manager Graham Taylor dies aged 72 Former England manager Graham Taylor has died. He was 72.
"12.01.2017 11:55:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Gritting crews scrambled as county prepares for first snow of the year GRITTING teams are preparing for the first snow of the year today. Stroud is forecast for snow from 3pm. The question is, will there be enough for sledging?
"12.01.2017 11:13:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk 'My experience of the NHS crisis' – Stroud patient speaks out after misdiagnosis at 'under pressure' hospital IN the same week the British Red Cross warned of a “humanitarian crisis” in the NHS – a man from Stroud has spoken out over his poor… Have you had similar experiences at NHS services in the county this winter?
"12.01.2017 10:27:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Police investigation continues to find man who dragged 15-year-old girl into field in Stonehouse POLICE are continuing investigations to find the man responsible for dragging a 15-year-old girl into a field in Stonehouse. The man involved has still not been caught, if you witnessed the incident or drove near the site while using a dash-cam, contact police on 101 quoting incident 382 of January 7.
"12.01.2017 10:07:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud District Council's leader's diary: Blue Monday and garden waste collections I ATTENDED as a guest at Maidenhill School at their Charitable Midwinter Concert for Scoo-B-Doo neonatal care. Steve Lydon discusses his upcoming events.
"12.01.2017 09:56:52" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud Brewery given a one-year deadline to find new premises A RENOWNED Five Valleys brewery is on the hunt for new premises to grow the business further as current landlord requires their Phoenix Works… Big news today, if you are able to help in their search, contact email@example.com
"12.01.2017 09:44:29" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Conservatives draw up battle lines for Stroud district in upcoming county council elections THE ruling Conservative group on Gloucestershire County Council have drawn up the battle lines in Stroud district for the upcoming election. The Conservative candidates for nine of the 10 divisions in Stroud district have been confirmed
Who will you be voting for in May?
"12.01.2017 09:34:27" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Snow expected in Stroud today as Met Office warns of disruption SNOW is expected to fall in Stroud today, with the Met Office warning of possible disruption. 'Heavy snow' is forecast for Stroud from 4pm today.
"12.01.2017 09:10:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud councillor apologises after suggesting corruption over decision to refuse Aldi plans A COUNCILLOR has apologised over an “inappropriate” tweet which suggested that the decision to refuse plans for an Aldi in Stroud may have… He has been given a formal warning about his conduct.
"11.01.2017 17:28:43" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Neptune visible in the skies over Gloucestershire for next couple days alongside Venus AVID astronomers will be able to spot Neptune alongside Venus in the skies over Gloucestershire for the next couple days. Keep your eyes peeled! Send your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org
"11.01.2017 16:19:23" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Tory leader hits back at 'unfounded' allegations about integrity of SDC planning decisions THE Conservative leader for Stroud District Council has defended 'unfounded' allegations that the development control committee show… Cllr Nigel Cooper has called for an official statement from SDC to retain public trust in the Development Control Committee.
"11.01.2017 16:07:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Council loses planning appeal over changes to Laurie Lee's childhood home in Slad OWNERS of the home immortalised in Laurie Lee's famous memoir Cider with Rosie have won a planning battle against Stroud District Council… Was this the right decision?
Or should the historic home immortalised in Cider with Rosie have been left as it was?
"11.01.2017 14:36:16" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: Shortwood United set to lose striker Jake Lee to Weston-super-Mare SHORTWOOD United are bracing themselves for the loss of top scorer Jake Lee.
"11.01.2017 13:59:21" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Big Garden Birdwatch gets off to a flying start at Ebley care home A CARE home in Stroud is gearing up to take part in this year's RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch. Will you have your binoculars at the ready to take part in the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch this January?
"11.01.2017 13:47:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Prop, set and costume builder sets up base in Nailsworth alongside bodypainting and prosthetics workshops A COSTUME builder, prop maker and set designer is opening a workshop in Nailsworth and launching classes in body-painting and prosthetics. If you'd like to get involved with the workshops go to the Hybridconzepts.com Facebook page.
"11.01.2017 13:36:14" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Eastleigh 1 Forest Green 1 – Player ratings: Who was Rovers' star man? Here are the player ratings from Ashley Loveridge – how do they compare with yours?
"11.01.2017 12:59:50" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud MP welcomes new government mental health support for secondary schools STROUD'S MP has welcomed new government measures to offer mental health support for every secondary school. The plans follow figures that show young people are disproportionately affected by mental health issues.
"11.01.2017 12:20:51" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud's Green county councillor Sarah Lunnon will stand aside in May's election STROUD'S Green county councillor will be stepping down from her role at Shire Hall after eight years. It has been confirmed that Cllr Sarah Lunnon will not be seeking re-election in May's county council elections
"11.01.2017 12:19:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Fire engines in Gloucestershire to be equipped with oxygen masks for pets thanks to donation by Stonehouse Dog Training Club FOUR legged residents and their owners can breathe a sigh of relief thanks to a charitable donation of oxygen masks for dogs. Fire engines in Gloucestershire will now be equipped with oxygen masks to treat animals with smoke inhalation.
"11.01.2017 12:16:14" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk All the latest planning applications in Stroud district Planning Department Weekly List Here are all the latest planning applications in the Stroud district. What's happening in your neck of the woods?
"11.01.2017 11:41:19" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Latest crash on 'dangerous' Stroud road sparks renewed concern for safety FRESH calls have been made to take safety action on a “dangerous” stretch of main road between Stroud and Painswick. Do you agree that cameras or flashing speed signs should be installed along this part of main road into Stroud?
"11.01.2017 11:24:17" Timeline Photos The Stroud Wassail Festival returns this weekend! Who else is excited?
Here's a guide to everything happening: goo.gl/MKUfuS
Festivities will kick off on Friday evening with Mummers and Wassailing at The Prince Albert , Stroud
"11.01.2017 11:07:36" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud Subscription Rooms workshops overwhelmed by popular demand ONLY two weeks into 2017, The Subscription Rooms in Stroud has already proven its immense popularity with the local community. The Sub Rooms is a fantastic community venue. We're glad to see its workshops and classes are proving so popular!
"11.01.2017 10:40:30" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk People of all faiths and none will gather for Holocaust Memorial service in Rodborough PEOPLE of all faiths and none will gather to bow their heads in silent remembrance of the tragedies and horrors of the Holocaust. Representatives from the Anglican, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Quaker and Catholic faiths will stand side by side with agnostics and atheists to fall silent and pay their respects
"11.01.2017 10:33:12" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Caught on camera: Three men sought in connection with theft at Stonehouse Co-op Images of the men have been added to Gloucestershire police's Caught on Camera gallery.
"11.01.2017 10:11:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Committee to decide if Gloucestershire County Council contract details are revealed to public THE SAGA surrounding contract details for the Javelin Park incinerator continues as a county council committee will debate changes to… The case began after Freedom of Information requests were met with heavily censored reports.
"11.01.2017 09:55:32" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stonehouse community left stunned by assault on 15-year-old girl as police appeal for information POLICE are appealing for information after a man dragged a 15-year-old girl into a field in Stonehouse in what appears to be an attempted sexual… Anyone with information and motorists who drove near the area who have dash-cam footage should call 101 quoting incident 382 of January 7.
"11.01.2017 09:37:11" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Parents and carers running out of time to apply for September primary school places PARENTS and carers of young people in Stroud are ruining out of time to apply for a primary school place for this September. What school is your little one going to?
"11.01.2017 09:35:47" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today After a mostly cloudy start, some brighter spells will develop with the odd shower possible.
"11.01.2017 06:58:07" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk 'A truly amazing son' - Parents pay tribute to talented writer killed at Oldends Lane level crossing in Stonehouse A touching tribute to a talented young man. Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Ryan at this sad time.
"11.01.2017 01:05:48" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Eastleigh 1 Forest Green 1: Watch Forest Green boss Mark Cooper give his post-match verdict Watch Forest Green boss Mark Cooper give his post-match verdict
"10.01.2017 22:09:31" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Eastleigh 1 Forest Green 1: Rovers share the spoils to move up to second FOREST GREEN moved up to second, but missed the chance to go joint top as they settled for a point at Eastleigh.
"10.01.2017 17:31:58" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Popular Nailsworth builder Christopher Cobb shot himself after suffering financial problems, inquest hears A 64-year-old Nailsworth builder described as a "lovely man" shot himself after suffering severe financial difficulty, an inquest heard… Dreadfully sad. Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Mr Cobb.
"10.01.2017 17:19:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Met office warning after heavy wind and snow forecasted for Thursday and Friday THE MET Office has issued a yellow weather warning starting tomorrow (Wednesday, January 11) as strong winter storms hit Scotland, moving down to… Official warning for ice, hail, lightning and SNOW!
"10.01.2017 14:53:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Rally to be held outside Stroud Sub Rooms in response to inauguration of Donald Trump A RALLY will be held outside the Sub Rooms in Stroud in response to the inauguration of US President elect Donald Trump on January 20. Speakers will respond to the inauguration of Donald Trump as President at the rally called Build Bridges Not Walls.
"10.01.2017 14:02:27" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Shortwood United could lose top scorer Jake Lee to unnamed National League Conference South outfit SHORTWOOD United are bracing themselves for the loss of top scorer Jake Lee.
"10.01.2017 13:56:13" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud man Daryl Ackland pleads guilty to driving under the influence of drugs - six months before causing death of Joseph Marchant A 36-year-old Stroud man who has admitted causing an elderly cyclist's death by driving into him while trying to get away from the police has… He has admitted driving with excess levels of cocaine and Benzoylecgonine in his system in April - six months before he caused death by dangerous driving.
"10.01.2017 11:53:05" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Woman left shaken after couple attempt to break into her car at Shell garage in Nailsworth A LONE woman was left shaken when two people followed her to a petrol station in Nailsworth and attempted to break into her car. This must have been very frightening.
"10.01.2017 11:22:50" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Individual errors cost Shortwood SHORTWOOD boss Alex Sykes pointed the finger at individual mistakes as his side lost a seven-goal cracker at Winchester.
"10.01.2017 10:42:23" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOOTBALL: Brimscombe sink Henley with six second-half goals BRIMSCOMBE survived a scare to smash six second-half goals to claim a resounding win at Henley Town, writes Scott Boulton.
"10.01.2017 10:06:58" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Prolific shoplifter Helen Cresswell jailed for stealing more than £1,300 worth of goods from Sainsbury's in Stroud PROLIFIC shoplifter Helen Cresswell has been jailed for her latest offences in Stroud. Shopkeepers will be glad she's behind bars.
"10.01.2017 10:06:29" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOOTBALL: Stonehouse need new manager HIGH-FLYING County League outfit Stonehouse Town are looking for a new manager.
"10.01.2017 09:59:28" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud driver who failed to stop for police banned from road for 20 months after being found guilty of drink driving A 44-YEAR-OLD Stroud motorist who denied driving with excess alcohol has been fund guilty of the offence and banned from the roads for 20 months. He was also convicted of driving without due care and attention.
"10.01.2017 09:56:03" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk OPINION: Forest Green are back on course FOREST Green Rovers look back on course.
"10.01.2017 09:42:40" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Unpaid work and four-year ban for Stroud man who breached restraining order A STROUD man who pestered his ex-girlfriend with numerous phone calls and text messages has been ordered to do 120 hours of unpaid work. He was sentenced yesterday at Cheltenham Magistrates.
"10.01.2017 09:40:07" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY: Missed kicks cost Stroud HAVING won their last four matches coming into the Christmas break Stroud were keen to maintain this form in the first match back at Chosen Hill…
"10.01.2017 09:39:56" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud man Ashley Goodfield, 22, who posted indecent images of a 14-year-old girl on Facebook, back in court after contacting several children A 22-YEAR-OLD Stroud man who posted indecent images of a girl aged 14 on Facebook has been back in court after breaching a sexual harm prevention…
"10.01.2017 09:36:05" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Motorist banned after being stopped by police at Merrywalks in Stroud nearly three times over the drink-drive limit A MOTORIST who was nearly three times over the legal drink-drive limit has been disqualified for two years. Andrew Hanratty has been disqualified for two years after he admitted the offence.
"10.01.2017 08:18:20" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud District Council leader issues apology after council tax mistake hits thousands THE leader of Stroud District Council has apologised after thousands of people had money taken from their bank accounts by mistake. How the error happened will be investigated.
"09.01.2017 18:28:43" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Calls for action over speeding motorists on 'lethal' road in Stonehouse Residents are demanding action is taken to stop speeding motorists in the area.
"09.01.2017 18:00:06" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud woman left 'feeling sick' after someone shaves her beloved pet cat A CAT owner has been left “feeling sick” after someone shaved patches of fur off her beloved pet. Such a sick thing to do...
"09.01.2017 17:20:49" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Political View with Fraser Dahdouh: Does it really matter who Britain's EU Ambassador is? Fraser Dahdouh is a 19-year-old politics student from Stonehouse. Every month, he'll be sharing his views on various political issues with the… Some interesting points...
"09.01.2017 15:44:24" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk One Stop worker assaulted in robbery at Gloucestershire convenience store Police need witnesses to come forward.
"09.01.2017 14:58:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY: HRH The Princess Royal to open Minchinhampton RFC's new clubhouse and celebrate GRFU grassroots volunteers HRH The Princess Royal will officially open Minchinhampton RFC's new clubhouse and changing rooms on the afternoon of Friday, March 3.
"09.01.2017 14:36:06" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY: Minchinhampton saunter into Stroud Combination Cup semis A STRONG Minchinhampton side built a 24-0 lead before withstanding a late Cirencester rally to book a place in the semi-finals of the Stroud…
"09.01.2017 14:00:30" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Toad patrollers needed in Stroud RESIDENTS are invited to hear about how they can help protect toads in Stroud. Could you help by volunteering as a toad patroller?
"09.01.2017 13:10:55" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Steve Lydon's weekly diary: Response to council tax payments and New Year resolutions EVEN though we're already into the middle of January I hope you don't mind me wishing you the best for the year ahead. Stroud's district council leader welcomes the New Year.
"09.01.2017 12:37:02" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Increased police presence near Stonehouse and appeal for dash-cam footage after girl, 15, dragged into field by man POLICE have increased their presence around Ebley Road after a young girl was dragged into a field at the weekend. Police are still looking for the man involved in this terrible incident.
"09.01.2017 10:57:17" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New research shows family of notorious pirate Blackbeard came from Stonehouse ONE of the most notorious pirates in the history of seafaring came from Stonehouse, according to new research. A new book has shed light on the family history of the pirate Edward Thache, better known as Blackbeard.
"09.01.2017 10:29:14" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Heavy showers and strong winds pave way for snow in Stroud this week THE region could see the first snow of 2017 by the end of the week with forecasts predicting winter showers. It might be time to dust of that sledge and head for the hills.
"09.01.2017 10:05:56" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY PICTURE GALLERY: Cirencester RFC 2s v Minchinhampton A STRONG Minchinhampton side progressed in the Stroud & District Combination Junior Cup at The Whiteway on Saturday at the expense of…
"09.01.2017 09:25:41" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Two-goal Forest Green hero Christian Doidge on goal glut at Bromley WATCH Christian Doidge delivers his post-match verdict on a resounding victory at Bromley.
"09.01.2017 09:17:55" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today OUTBREAKS of heavy rain will sweep across the region to the southeast today, accompanied by strong winds. Outbreaks of heavy rain are expected.
"08.01.2017 21:32:57" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Defiant Forest Green striker Christian Doidge is happy to celebrate with the fans even if it means another booking STRIKER Christian Doidge insists he has every intention of celebrating with the Forest Green faithful when he scores his next goal.
"08.01.2017 16:03:26" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk GALLERY: Pro Sports Images & Shane Healey capture all the drama from Bromley 1 Forest Green 5 Pro Sports Images & Shane Healey bring you all the drama from Bromley 1 Forest Green 5
"08.01.2017 14:24:46" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Picture nostalgia: The day Prime Minister Harold Macmillan visited Stroud THIRTY years after the death of former Prime Minister Harold Macmillan, this photo shows the day when the Earl of Stockton visited Stroud on a… A crowd of around 1,000 gathered outside the Sub Rooms to hear the Prime Minister speak.
"08.01.2017 13:07:26" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOREST GREEN: See how fan Chris Gardner rated Rovers after they routed Bromley 5-1 FOREST GREEN: See how fan Chris Gardner rated Rovers after they routed Bromley 5-1
"08.01.2017 11:13:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOREST GREEN: Aarran Racine returns to Rovers after loan spell at York City, but Rhys Murphy set to remain at Bootham Crescent AARRAN RACINE has returned to Forest Green after his loan spell ended at York City on Saturday.
"08.01.2017 10:17:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Drivers escape injury after two car crash at Frocester Hill junction Luckily nobody was reported injured.
"08.01.2017 09:39:14" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud nostalgia: Mystery granny wins £90k on bingo, Thrupp actor living Hollywood dream and appeal for Italian flood victims 1967 AN ACTOR from Thrupp was living the life of a Hollywood film star. Looking back at news from across the decades, including a mystery granny who won £90,000 on the bingo in one night in Stonehouse.
"08.01.2017 00:17:52" www.stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Police investigation after girl, 15, dragged into field by man in Stonehouse POLICE are investigating a suspicious incident in Stonehouse which involved a man dragging a young girl into a field, they are urging the public… Extremely alarming news tonight.
Anyone who saw the incident should call police on 101 quoting incident 382 of January 7.
"07.01.2017 22:01:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: We owed that one to the gaffer and Scott Lindsey - Forest Green captain Liam Noble Forest Green captain Liam Noble dedicated Rovers' eye-catching 5-1 victory at Bromley to the management duo of Mark Cooper and Scott Lindsey.
"07.01.2017 20:38:02" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk WATCH Forest Green boss Mark Cooper deliver his post-match verdict on Rovers' 5-1 victory at Bromley WATCH Forest Green boss Mark Cooper deliver his post-match verdict on Rovers' 5-1 victory at Bromley
"07.01.2017 17:46:35" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FULL-TIME: Bromley 1 Forest Green 5: Rovers return to winning ways with five-star showing at Bromley FIVE-STAR Forest Green made it 13 goals in three games as they returned to winning ways with a scintillating display at Bromley.
"07.01.2017 14:43:28" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Watch Forest Green boss Mark Cooper name his side for today's match at Bromley VIDEO: Watch Forest Green boss Mark Cooper name his side for today's match at Bromley
"07.01.2017 14:43:07" http://www.stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk/sport/15008914.VIDEO__Watch_Forest_Green_boss_Mark_Cooper_name_his_side_for_today_s_match_at_Bromley/
"07.01.2017 10:55:07" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Nostalgia: Looking back at Stroud's former cinema ONLY six people were in the audience to see the last film shown at Stroud's Mecca cinema. Does anyone remember going to Stroud's former cinema?
It's 40 years since the last film was shown at Stroud's Mecca.
"06.01.2017 16:52:19" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk The One Show scientist to perform at Stroud festival for engineering and manufacturing A SCIENTIST from BBC's 'The One Show' will perform at a Stroud festival for manufacturing and engineering. He'll be helping the festival demonstrate how most of the items we use every day have been processed, manufactured and engineered in some way.
"06.01.2017 15:47:41" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk London dealers supplying heroin and cocaine to Stroud are jailed TWO drug dealers from London who supplied heroin and crack cocaine to Stroud and other parts of Gloucestershire have today been jailed. Both men were found with thousands of pounds worth of crack cocaine and heroin
"06.01.2017 15:24:17" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk More than 100,000 people in Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire still at risk of flu LATEST figures show thousands of people are still at risk of flu across Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire, despite increases in vaccine… That's 40 per cent of the patients most at risk across the two regions.
"06.01.2017 14:34:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New Stroud Wassailing song celebrates farmer's market, artists and beautiful landscapes of Five Valleys A NEW song celebrating the farmer's market, artists and beautiful landscapes of the Five Valleys will be sung as part of this year's Stroud… The Five Valleys Wassail song celebrates the things we love about Stroud, its people and its surroundings
Stroud Wassail The Little George Presents: Stroud Wassail on Tour
"06.01.2017 13:53:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Thief steals Ugg boots from Stroud antiques shop by wearing them and leaving the store A THIEF stole a pair of boots from an antiques shop in Stroud by wearing them and walking out of the shop. Police are investigating.
"06.01.2017 13:48:02" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY: Laidlaw returns to skipper Gloucester against Worcester Warriors Worcester Warriors are next up for Gloucester Rugby at Kingsholm in the Aviva Premiership (Saturday 3pm). http://www.stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk/sport/15007371.RUGBY__Laidlaw_returns_to_skipper_Gloucester_against_Worcester_Warriors/
"06.01.2017 12:52:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Chalford stranger's act of kindness helps dad meet his daughter after early flight from Sweden A KIND-HEARTED stranger helped a dad meet his daughter after she had to fly home from Sweden early. The stranger said he was passing on goodwill after neighbours had helped him when his house flooded.
"06.01.2017 12:50:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Manufacturer tells parents to stop using its cots and beds immediately after death of baby AN urgent recall notice has been issued by a cot and children's bed manufacturer following the death of a baby. For more information call Citizens Advice Consumer Helpline on 03454 040506.
"06.01.2017 12:47:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Spike in emergency incidents for South West ambulance service AN ambulance service for the South West reported a seven per cent spike in emergency incidents. A spokesman for the service urged people to only call 999 in an emergency.
"06.01.2017 10:37:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Residents gather in London Road concerned about air pollution levels in Thrupp CAMPAIGNERS concerned about the levels of air pollution in Thrupp gathered in London Road this morning. They are concerned about the levels of air pollution in Thrupp.
"06.01.2017 09:26:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: 23-year-old man dies after being hit by train at Oldends Lane level crossing in Stonehouse Terribly sad. Our thoughts are with the man's family.
"06.01.2017 08:36:13" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today A CHILLY but bright start this morning for most in the Stroud district.
"06.01.2017 08:15:19" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Man dies after being hit by train at Oldends Lane level crossing in Stonehouse Trains are running as normal this morning after the sad news last night.
"05.01.2017 21:15:40" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Man dies after being hit by train at Oldends Lane level crossing in Stonehouse Very sad news this evening.
"05.01.2017 20:36:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Reports of person being hit by train on Stonehouse line by Oldends Lane level crossing TRANSPORT Police are dealing with an ongoing incident at a level crossing in Oldends Lane, Stonehouse. Great First Western have tweeted that a person has been hit by a train on the Stonehouse Line this evening
"05.01.2017 19:59:18" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Police assisting with incident at Oldends Lane in Stonehouse TRAINS have reportedly been stopped after an incident at Oldends Lane level crossing in Stonehouse. There have been early reports that someone has been hit by a train.
We're working to verify this information. A reporter is at the scene now.
"05.01.2017 16:53:59" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Collies taken to vets in serious condition after ingesting mystery substance in Victory Park DOG owners are being urged to be vigilant while walking their pets near Victory Park in Cainscross, Stroud. The dogs were rushed to the vets after they suddenly began vomiting, suffered diarrhoea and neurological ticks and were left unable to walk
"05.01.2017 16:36:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Man accused of sexually assaulting two women in Stroud bailed to await trial He has been bailed to await trial in April.
"05.01.2017 15:40:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Driver escapes unharmed after van leaves road and crashes down embankment in Painswick A DRIVER escaped uninjured after his van left the road and careered down an embankment. The road is now clear.
"05.01.2017 14:27:34" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: FOREST GREEN: Will Aarran Racine and Rhys Murphy remain on loan at York City? WITH Aarran Racine and Rhys Murphy finishing their loans at York City this weekend, Forest Green boss Mark Cooper gives his thoughts on any…
"05.01.2017 13:20:54" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Your guide to everything going on at the Stroud Wassail Festival 2017 Programme for the Stroud Wassail 2017 There is a full programme of exciting events lined up for the Stroud Wassail Festival next weekend
"05.01.2017 13:14:00" We're getting reports today of dogs being taken very ill after ingesting something at Victory Park in Cainscross, Stroud.
Yesterday two collies had to be taken to the vets in a serious condition, but thankfully pulled through.
We've been told other dog
"05.01.2017 12:31:20" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud set for marvellous medieval merry-making at Mid-Winter Revels STROUD Subscription Rooms will be transformed into a hive of marvellous medieval merry-making with the return of a popular Wassail event. It's shaping up to be a big one!
"05.01.2017 10:19:16" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New drug and alcohol recovery service goes live in Stroud A NEW community drug and alcohol recovery service has officially started in Stroud. Treatment and support will now be available from Bankfield House in Stroud
"05.01.2017 10:07:03" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Pedestrian injured after crash outside Kwik Fit in Stroud A CAR has collided with a pedestrian outside Kwik Fit on Wallbridge Industrial Estate. Fortunately his injuries are not thought to be serious.
"05.01.2017 09:17:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Precautions taken at Slimbridge wetlands centre after cases of bird flu are detected BIRD flu has been detected in four wild bird at a Slimbridge wetlands centre. A strain of the disease was discovered in four wild birds.
"05.01.2017 09:10:48" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today AFTER a frosty start, it will be a fine but cold day with light winds and plenty of winter sunshine.
"05.01.2017 08:55:20" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Nailsworth rowing champion Pete Reed announces plans to compete for historic fourth Olympic gold ROWER Pete Reed has announced plans to go for a fourth Olympic gold. He will be aiming to join an elite list of Olympians who have won four Olympic golds.
"05.01.2017 00:31:35" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk No one badly injured after driver loses control and smashes Honda through brick wall at Salmon Springs A CAR has been written off after smashing through a wall on the A46 near the Salmon Springs Trading Estate in Stroud. Luckily no one was badly injured.
But this is the third time in a year that someone has lost control and crashed on this dangerous stretch of road.
We've already had one fatality here. Is it time for action?
"04.01.2017 19:40:14" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk York City boss Gary Mills admits he would "love" to keep Forest Green loan pair Rhys Murphy and Aarran Racine on a permanent basis YORK City boss Gary Mills would “love” to make Rhys Murphy and Aarran Racine's loan stays permanent, but is still to hear whether parent… http://www.stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk/sport/14995052.York_City_boss_Gary_Mills_admits_he_would__love__to_keep_Forest_Green_loan_pair_Rhys_Murphy_and_Aarran_Racine_on_a_permanent_basis/
"04.01.2017 17:46:43" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Former Forest Green manager Ady Pennock set to be named new Gillingham head coach FORMER Forest Green manager Ady Pennock is set to be named Gillingham's new head coach.
"04.01.2017 16:01:07" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Teen missing since Christmas Eve found safe and well in Stonehouse MISSING teen William Case has been found safe and well in Stonehouse. Police thanked all those who helped share the appeal on social media
"04.01.2017 12:28:44" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Long-fought appeal battle over house on Walkley Lane in Nailsworth ends in defeat for applicant – again A LONG-FOUGHT planning battle over a single house in Nailsworth has ended in another defeat for a persistent applicant. Plans for this development have been thrown out by a government planning inspector for a second time
"04.01.2017 12:01:54" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Police searching for missing boy William Case, 15, who has links to Stroud and Stonehouse POLICE are appealing for the public's help to trace a missing teenager from Gloucester who has links to Stonehouse and Stroud. William was last seen on Christmas Eve
If you have information call police on 101 quoting incident 410 of December 27
"04.01.2017 11:02:46" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud's first eating disorder support group celebrates first birthday by highlighting issues around New Year dieting STROUD'S first eating disorder support group is celebrating one year of work in the community by raising awareness about the issues around… The Beyond Fear Foundation do some fantastic work with people living with eating disorders in the Stroud community.
We wish them all the best in the year to come.
"04.01.2017 10:26:56" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Locations in Stroud district for recycling your Christmas tree STROUD residents have another week and a half to recycle their Christmas trees. There are 13 different sites around the district where you can recycle your Christmas tree for free
"04.01.2017 10:13:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Public deeply opposed to press regulators funded by wealthy individuals THE public is overwhelmingly opposed to letting wealthy individuals fund regulation of the British press, a new YouGov poll has found. Do you think that a press regulator should be paid for by newspapers themselves, rather than wealthy individuals and trusts?
"04.01.2017 09:12:27" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today
"04.01.2017 08:54:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Editor's comment: Payment error came at worst possible time for families in Stroud THERE could have been no worse time for payments to be wrongly taken from residents' accounts. There are lessons which can be learnt for the future.
"04.01.2017 08:40:08" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Delays on A419 near Eastington after crash involving lorry and Ford Fiesta A CAR and lorry have collided on the A419 near Eastington, causing delays. The road is reported as partially blocked and traffic is slow.
"04.01.2017 08:25:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud District Council mistake leaves families with no money AFTER thousands of people had money taken from their bank accounts by the council in error, families have spoken of how they were left facing… Were you affected by the error?
Stroud District Council have issued further advice if you had payments taken by mistake.
"03.01.2017 18:26:55" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Pregnant ewe shot dead after suspected dog attack in Stonehouse (Warning graphic images) A PREGNANT ewe has died after a 'savage' suspected dog attack left it with horrific injuries. Dog owners are being urged to keep their pets under control.
This is devastating for the owners.
"03.01.2017 16:08:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOOTBALL: Shortwood and Slimbridge share the spoils in Bank Holiday goal glut THOSE fortunate enough to watch both Nailsworth new year games saw a glut of goals as Shortwood followed up Forest Green's 5-5 draw with a 4-4…
"03.01.2017 15:53:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Burst water pipe causing traffic chaos in Painswick Road is due to be fixed by end of today A BURST water pipe in Stroud that caused severe delays on the first day back to work after the New Year is due to be fixed by the end of today. Another update on the traffic chaos in Stroud today.
Severn Trent Water say they hope to reopen Painswick Road by the end of today
"03.01.2017 15:52:59" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Charity launches photography competition to capture the wonder of engineering and manufacturing A MANUFACTURING and engineering charity is inviting the public to take part in a photography competition. The judges are looking for flair, imagination and an image which ignites a passion for the subject.
"03.01.2017 15:04:05" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk GOALS: Watch 10 goals in five minutes of video action - FGR 5 TUFC 5 GOALS: Watch 10 goals in five minutes of video action - FGR 5 TUFC 5
"03.01.2017 14:44:25" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Forest Green 5 Torquay 5 RECAP: Relive all the goals VIDEO: Forest Green 5 Torquay 5 RECAP: Relive all the goals
"03.01.2017 14:21:46" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Brimscombe residents invited to help shape blueprint for future development BRIMSCOMBE residents can help shape the future of their community for years to come. If you live in Brimscombe and want to have your say on future development of the village this event could be for you
"03.01.2017 14:18:49" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Heavy congestion in Stroud due to temporary lights at Beeches Green and Painswick Road HEAVY congestion has built up through Stroud town centre this morning due to temporary traffic lights on Beeches Green and Stratford Road. UPDATE:
This week-long work by Severn Trent Water started on New Year's Day and is scheduled to finish on Monday January 9.
"03.01.2017 13:00:40" Stroud News & Journal Alma Luna, weighing 10lb 2oz, was born at 12.26am on New Year's Day.
"03.01.2017 12:20:53" Stroud News & Journal's cover photo This beautiful image of a winter Robin was taken in Minchinhampton by Jamie Goode.
"03.01.2017 11:56:03" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Nailsworth baby may be first Gloucestershire birth of 2017 A BABY born in Nailsworth is believed to be the first Gloucestershire birth of 2017. Alma Luna, weighing 10lb 2oz, was born at 12.26am on New Year's Day.
"03.01.2017 11:43:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Gloucestershire domestic abuse victims urged to speak out under new law VICTIMS of domestic abuse are being urged to speak out one year after a new law was introduced that targets those who mentally abuse their… Gloucestershire police say around four people have been arrested under the new law since it was introduced last year.
GDASS say there are many more victims yet to come forward.
"03.01.2017 11:32:18" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New Year honour for Olympic rower Pete Reed from Nailsworth AN Olympic rower from Nailsworth has been awarded an OBE in the 2017 New Year Honours for his services to rowing. Congratulations, Pete!
"03.01.2017 10:16:23" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Heavy congestion in Stroud due to temporary lights in Beeches Green and Stratford Road HEAVY congestion has built up through Stroud town centre this morning due to temporary traffic lights on Beeches Green and Stratford Road. Extremely heavy traffic this morning in the town centre.
"03.01.2017 09:59:32" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk COUNTY LEAGUE: Free-scoring Stonehouse are simply gr-eight A JOE MARTIN hat-trick and brace for Alex Kibble helped free-scoring Stonehouse hit Hanham for eight.
"03.01.2017 09:20:18" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New health campaign targets rising child obesity in the South West PARENTS in the South West are encouraged to 'Be Food Smart' in a new health campaign. Parents can check products for their sugar, fat and salt content by scanning the barcode with the Be Food Smart app.
"02.01.2017 14:46:12" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk A friend to those in need: Stroud and Cotswold District Citizens' Advice entrenches itself in the community A CITIZENS' Advice Bureau has entrenched itself in the community as a charity that supports those in need. Chief officer Sally Pickering said: “People frequently push issues off over winter and December and then everyone comes in in January – but this time it's been very busy in December."
"02.01.2017 13:30:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green 5 Torquay 5 RECAP: Relive all the picture action from Shane Healey/ PSI on a dramatic day at The New Lawn Forest Green 5 Torquay 5 RECAP: Relive all the picture action from Shane Healey/ PSI on a dramatic day at The New Lawn
"02.01.2017 12:47:43" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Happy holidays for boss Nick Ackland and Shortwood Reserves SHORTWOOD Reserves recorded back-to-back Hellenic Division One West wins over the festive period.
"02.01.2017 12:11:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Forest Green's Keanu Marsh-Brown on 5-5 Torquay United thriller VIDEO: Forest Green's Keanu Marsh-Brown on 5-5 Torquay United thriller.
"02.01.2017 10:46:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk TODAY'S WEATHER: Icy 2017 continues with further freezing temperatures FURTHER warnings for Gloucestershire residents motorists as the icy start to 2017 continues with further freezing conditions. Wrap up warm and drive safely.
"01.01.2017 20:06:18" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDE0: We could have sank but we kept going and should have won it at the end- Forest Green boss Mark Cooper on 5-5 New Year's Day draw with Torquay United Watch Forest Green boss Mark Cooper deliver his post-match verdict after his side's 5-5 draw.
"01.01.2017 18:11:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FULL-TIME: Forest Green 5 Torquay United 5 - Rovers show spirit to claim a point IN a match more akin to basketball, Forest Green clawed their way back to share the new year spoils in a pulsating, but kamikaze 10-goal…
"01.01.2017 14:36:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Watch Forest Green assistant manager Scott Lindsey name Rovers' side for today's New Year's Day clash versus Torquay United WATCH Forest Green assistant manager Scott Lindsey names today's side to face Torquay United for the first game of 2017.
"01.01.2017 14:05:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Past and present with Howard Beard: Daisy Bank playground in Stroud SITUATED off Horns Road in the upper part of Stroud, the Daisy Bank playground was provided by Sir John Dorrington of Lypiatt Park in April 1899… A view of Daisy Bank playground off Horns Road, shortly after it opened in 1899.
"31.12.2016 16:53:47" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Forest Green's Rob Sinclair wants to make it a happy new year Forest Green midfielder Rob Sinclair wants to make it a happy new year when his side go toe-to-toe with Torquay United at the New Lawn on New…
"30.12.2016 14:45:29" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk King's Stanley man Adam Barker admits assaulting woman in Stonehouse A 30-YEAR-OLD man who assaulted a woman in Stonehouse has been brought before the courts. The assault happened in September.
"30.12.2016 14:40:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY: Cainscross remember popular Chris Mills in annual memorial game CAINSCROSS RFC locked horns in an inter-club game to remember former player Chris Mills.
"30.12.2016 14:19:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Motorist stopped by police in Stroud Tesco car park more than twice the legal drink-drive limit Paul Firminger was driving his Vauxhall Zafira in the Stratford Road car park when he was stopped by police.
"30.12.2016 13:54:05" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Forest Green boss Mark Cooper calls on fans to help create a positive environment FOREST GREEN boss Mark Cooper is urging fans to get behind his side as they look to exact revenge over Torquay United at the New Lawn on New…
"30.12.2016 12:29:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Post Office set to re-open at new home in Frampton on Severn RESIDENTS in the small village Frampton on Severn could soon have full access to the Post Office again – more than two years after the previous… The small village has been without a Post Office since the previous branch shut back in December 2014
"30.12.2016 11:41:34" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Gloucestershire householders encouraged to join Big Community Switch to save money on energy bills HOUSEHOLDERS are being encouraged to join a scheme aimed at saving money on gas and electricity bills. The scheme aims to help people save money on their energy bills.
"30.12.2016 11:07:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk LETTER: Could Stroud be next in line for indefinite badger cull? THE government has now confirmed that this autumn 10,866 badgers were slaughtered across the country during the government badger cull. 'Sadly it is now looking as though Stroud may be next in line for a similar indefinite cull with thousands of our local badgers being slaughtered against all scientific evidence'
"30.12.2016 10:41:18" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Judy hands reins to son at Stroud estate agents after 22 years at the helm A WELL-ESTABLISHED estate agents in Stroud is undergoing a change of management. Steven Sawyer has taken over the reins at Sawyers Estate Agents in Stroud.
"30.12.2016 10:36:48" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: Pensioner dies and young woman injured in crash between Lechlade and Fairford A PENSIONER has died after veering off the road and crashing into a tree on a road between Lechlade and Fairford. The 67-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident yesterday
"30.12.2016 10:35:59" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New Minchinhampton choir will connect people with neurological conditions through power of music A NEW choir has been set up in Minchinhampton for people living with neurological conditions including aphasia, Parkinson's, MS or brain… Neu Voices begins in January and will be run by music therapists Jane Crampton and Rachel Smith
"29.12.2016 16:46:44" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Pay and Display machine could be introduced at Haresfield Beacon car park DOG walkers and hikers could soon have to start paying to park their vehicles in car park near Haresfield Beacon and Standish Wood. Would you be happy to pay for the car park near Haresfield Beacon and Standish Wood?
"29.12.2016 15:39:06" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: 51 council houses in Leonard Stanley completed just in time for Christmas FAMILIES have been enjoying the first Christmas in their new council homes in Leonard Stanley. We hope the tenants enjoyed their first Christmas in these amazing new council homes
"29.12.2016 15:26:57" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Frosty winter morning in Stroud All pictures taken in and around Stroud by Rita Long Some amazing images here by photographer Rita Long
"29.12.2016 14:59:34" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Police seek to identify revellers who walked over man with fractured skull and bleeding to the brain in Stroud pub POLICE are appealing to find revellers who walked over a man who had suffered a fractured skull and bleeding to the brain. Police say they are treating the incident as a 'possible assault.'
"29.12.2016 14:22:17" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Brimscombe boss Sam Prior ready for Longlevens derby BOSS Sam Prior is fully focused on Brimscombe's final game of the year against local rivals Longlevens on Friday (7.45pm).
"29.12.2016 12:56:30" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Tot inspires Nailsworth mum's new craft business 'Evie & Me' A MUM from Nailsworth was inspired by her 20-month-old daughter to run a craft business from home.
"29.12.2016 12:48:01" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk LETTER: 'Cuts to local government mean we are now living in a town that has to operate first and foremost as a business' LAST year, before being elected as Stroud Central district councillor I wrote to the SNJ about my concerns for our local libraries. Letter in this week's SNJ from Stroud district councillor Skeena Rathor
"29.12.2016 12:22:21" Photos from Stroud News & Journal's post Great images of frosty scenes in Minchinhampton by Jamie Goode
"29.12.2016 11:57:38" Timeline Photos A view from icy Lightpill looking across towards Selsley this morning. Thanks to Mark Francis for sending this photo in.
"29.12.2016 11:35:05" Photos from Stroud News & Journal's post Thanks to Shereen Meanwell for these great photos of two scenes from Chalford Hill and her dog Poppy in a frosty park
"29.12.2016 11:25:43" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk 'Goodwill in Stroud' – message of thanks to strangers who helped elderly woman after town centre fall THE daughter of an elderly woman who suffered a fall in Stroud just before Christmas has thanked the strangers who helped her for their festive… 'There is plenty of much appreciated goodwill in Stroud'
"29.12.2016 11:01:30" Photos from Stroud News & Journal's post Thanks to Teresa Vance for these photos of her frosty garden and the icy roofs of Stroud this morning
"29.12.2016 10:57:46" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Could you give this adorable rescue kitten Lola a new home? A LOCAL cat rescue charity are looking for a new home for one of their young kittens this New Year. Could you give a loving home to Lola this New Year?
"29.12.2016 10:55:19" Timeline Photos Amazing picture here of the view from Selsley Hill looking towards Ebley. Thanks to Stroud photographer Tamara Lynn Kwan
"29.12.2016 10:50:40" Do you have pictures of the wintry scenes in Stroud this morning?
Email them to email@example.com and we'll post them on our Facebook page!
"29.12.2016 09:51:27" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Delays after car overturns in Stonehouse DELAYS have been reported after a 4x4 overturned in Stonehouse this morning. We hope everyone is okay.
"29.12.2016 09:19:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Delays after single vehicle crash in Stonehouse DELAYS have been reported after a crash in Stonehouse this morning. Motorists are being advised to approach the area with care.
"28.12.2016 21:52:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOOTBALL: Could Brian Hughes or Phil Baker be in the frame for the Slimbridge job? FORMER Cirencester Town boss Brian Hughes and ex-Brimscombe chief Phil Baker could be in the frame for the vacant Slimbridge job.
"28.12.2016 19:00:12" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Read Forest Green fan Noah Dougherty's player ratings from the defeat at Torquay Read Forest Green fan Noah Dougherty's player ratings from the defeat at Torquay
"28.12.2016 16:36:23" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Overlooked drug and alcohol organisation hits back at council's 'disappointing' decision to pull funding A DRUG and alcohol support organisation which has a base in Stroud has hit back at the county council over its “disappointing” decision to… Turning Point has helped hundreds of people in Stroud overcome addiction during the last five years
"28.12.2016 16:11:14" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Recap: Relive the action from Forest Green's Boxing Day defeat at Torquay United Recap: Relive the action from Forest Green's Boxing Day defeat at Torquay United
"28.12.2016 15:53:11" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green boss Mark Cooper calls for more desire FOREST GREEN boss Mark Cooper is calling for his players to show more desire as his side seeks to exact New Year's Day revenge over Torquay…
"28.12.2016 15:51:35" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Barnardo's chosen as provider of reshaped children and family services in Stroud district A SIGNIFICANT shakeup in the way family and children services are funded and run in Stroud district is progressing. The important overhaul of services for families and children in Stroud is starting to take shape
"28.12.2016 15:20:01" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Sir Bradley Wiggins, who raced through Stroud in the Tour of Britain, retires from professional cycling SIR Bradley Wiggins, who raced through Stroud in the Tour of Britain earlier this year, has announced his retirement from professional cycling. Thousands lined the streets of Stroud to catch a glimpse of Sir Bradley in the Tour of Britain.
"28.12.2016 14:17:58" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Caught on camera: Latest images of people sought in connection with crimes in Gloucestershire POLICE have released images of people sought in connection with crimes across Gloucestershire. Do you recognise anyone in the gallery?
"28.12.2016 12:41:29" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Motorists warned of difficult conditions as fog warning is issued for Gloucestershire WEATHER experts are warning of thick fog this evening and into tomorrow morning in Gloucestershire. Journeys are likely to take longer than usual.
"28.12.2016 09:57:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk £18k of taxpayer's money paid out on pothole damage compensation NEARLY £18,000 of taxpayers' money has been paid out to drivers for pothole damage across Gloucestershire – with 100 people still demanding… A total of 1,713 irate drivers have made claims for compensation over the last three years in Gloucestershire
"28.12.2016 09:49:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Editor's comment: New Aldi store in Stroud could be just a matter of time ALTHOUGH Stroud District Council (SDC) rejected Aldi's planning application to build a store at Bath Road Trading Estate, you'd have to be very… It seems unlikely Aldi will just walk away and accept defeat.
"28.12.2016 09:42:06" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today - dry with some good spells of sunshine A COLD and crisp start to the day with some fog and frost patches in Stroud. Most will enjoy another sunny day with plenty of blue skies
"27.12.2016 18:13:34" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Overturned car blocks Bath Road in Stonehouse and causes delays A CAR has overturned on Bath Road in Stonehouse, causing delays this evening. Police are at the scene directing traffic.
"27.12.2016 15:49:08" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Mums on the Run launch new weekly course in Stroud A NEW beginners running course organised by Mums on the Run is being launched at Stratford Park in Stroud. If getting fit, losing weight and learning to run is a New Year's resolution, this could be for you.
"27.12.2016 14:49:47" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Lady Bathurst pays Christmas visit to patients of Longfield hospice in Minchinhampton LADY Bathurst met patients and heard their stories during a visit to Longfield. Lady Bathurst took time to learn about the valuable work of Longfield hospice.
"27.12.2016 13:49:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Record-breaking Christmas sales in Stroud as traders end 2016 on a high CHRISTMAS in Stroud has proved to be one of the 'best ever' for traders, with sales significantly higher than previous years. Sales were up by as much as 37 per cent compared to last December.
"27.12.2016 12:36:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOOTBALL: A very merry Christmas for in-form Shortwood Shortwood recovered from a goal down to record their first league double of the season with a fine Boxing Day win at high-flying Evesham, writes…
"27.12.2016 10:36:08" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud District Council apologises after payments taken early PAYMENTS have been taken early from residents' accounts after a mistake by Stroud District Council. Stroud District Council has apologised for the error.
"27.12.2016 09:48:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Air pollution in Thrupp higher than parts of Bristol city centre AIR pollution on a road in Thrupp is above the legal limit and higher than parts of Bristol city centre, results have shown. Residents are calling for action.
"27.12.2016 09:35:55" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today A FROSTY and cold start with hazy sunshine and light winds in the Stroud district.
"26.12.2016 23:17:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: Torquay United 4 Forest Green 3: Rovers implode in Boxing Day defeat SEVEN second-half goals saw Forest Green lose a helter-skelter Boxing Day farce. Updated Forest Green match report on a bad Boxing Day for Rovers.
"26.12.2016 22:33:17" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO POST-MATCH: Torquay 4 Forest Green 3: We need to pick up a win from somewhere and it's time for us to become men - Forest Green captain Liam Noble HONEST Forest Green captain Liam Noble wants his faltering side to man-up after they fell to an agonising Boxing Day defeat at Torquay United.
"26.12.2016 21:25:32" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: We have to go back to basics - Boss Mark Cooper on Forest Green's 4-3 defeat at Torquay United Boss Mark Cooper insists his side need to go back to basics after he saw Forest Green fall to a 4-3 Boxing Day defeat at Torquay United.
"26.12.2016 17:55:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FULL-TIME: Torquay United 4 Forest Green 3: Rovers implode in Boxing Day defeat SEVEN second-half goals saw Forest Green lose a helter-skelter Boxing Day farce.
"26.12.2016 14:28:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Watch Forest Green boss Mark Cooper name his side for today's Boxing Day clash at Torquay VIDEO: Watch Forest Green boss Mark Cooper name his side for today's Boxing Day clash at Torquay
"25.12.2016 23:45:31" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Superstar George Michael dies aged 53, his publicist says Pop superstar George Michael has died peacefully at home, his publicist said. Another music legend dies.
"25.12.2016 18:16:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Fancy working for Forest Green Rovers? FOREST GREEN are looking to recruit a full-time kit manager, holding the responsibility for the club's first team and academy.
"25.12.2016 17:59:19" Timeline Photos Tim Grigg and partner Kerry Whiting enjoy a Christmas Day walk with English springer spaniels Charlie and Ted on next to the Rodborough Common next to the Teckles dog walkers tree.
"25.12.2016 17:52:03" Stroud News & Journal's cover photo Tim Grigg and partner Kerry Whiting enjoy a Christmas Day walk with English springer spaniels Charlie and Ted on next to the Rodborough Common next to the Teckles dog walkers tree.
"25.12.2016 17:35:19" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY: Gloucester change five for Big Game 9 against Harlequins Gloucester Rugby make five changes to their starting line-up as they return to Aviva Premiership action in Big Game 9 against Harlequins at…
"25.12.2016 14:04:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk CHRISTMAS MESSAGE: Bishop of Gloucester, the Rt Revd Rachel Treweek At its heart, Christmas is about identity. God came to earth as the baby Jesus – flesh and blood, dwelling among us.
"25.12.2016 12:52:03" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk CHRISTMAS MESSAGE: Neil Carmichael, Stroud MP THE beginning of the Christmas season is always marked for me by the annual tradition of an early morning start at the Salmon Springs Royal Mail…
"25.12.2016 11:13:16" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk CHRISTMAS MESSAGE: Steve Lydon, leader of Stroud District Council When we look at events around the world over the past twelve months, saying that it has been an interesting year is certainly an understatement.
"24.12.2016 16:09:26" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt dies from severe infection aged 68 Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt has died after suffering from a severe infection at the age of 68, his manager has said. Not a good day for news.
RIP to Status Quo legend Rick Parfitt.
"24.12.2016 16:03:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Christmas message: Stonehouse Town Council We have seen some brilliant events in Stonehouse this year from a Paint The Town Pink & Arts Festival, Flower Pot People Trail, The Big…
"24.12.2016 15:42:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk RUGBY: Pre-Christmas cheer for Painswick Painswick went to Westbury on Severn needing a win to leapfrog them in a pre-Christmas bottom of the table clash, and came away with precisely…
"24.12.2016 14:49:35" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Zara and Mike Tindall suffer Christmas heartbreak as they lose their baby The Queen's granddaughter Zara Tindall and her husband Mike Tindall have lost their baby, a spokeswoman for the couple has said. Sad news. Our thoughts are with the Tindalls.
"24.12.2016 10:17:21" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk CHRISTMAS MESSAGE: Martin Slinger, chairman of Painswick Parish Council In Painswick business is literally blooming
"24.12.2016 10:01:18" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk CHRISTMAS MESSAGE: Kevin Cranston, Stroud Town Mayor For many people 2016 has been a challenging year, austerity bites ever harder, people are unsure as to what Brexit will mean for them, further…
"23.12.2016 18:18:46" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: I love Torquay United but have a job to do for Forest Green - Kieffer Moore KIEFFER MOORE will put his love for Torquay United on the back-burner when Forest Green go toe-to-toe with his hometown club on Boxing Day.
"23.12.2016 14:31:21" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Fresh appeal after no further action to be taken against man arrested over knifepoint robbery at Stonehouse Spar NO further action will be taken against a man who was arrested in connection with a knifepoint robbery in Stonehouse. Police have confirmed no further action will be taken against a man arrested. They are urging any witnesses to come forward.
"23.12.2016 14:08:44" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Family-run engineering company SMP evicted from warehouse two days before Christmas amid unpleasant battle with landlords A FAMILY-RUN engineering company in Stroud has been thrown out of its premises only a couple of days before Christmas. SMP Sheet Metals has been evicted and locked out of its warehouse in Dudbridge, grinding the business to a halt
"23.12.2016 13:59:57" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Stroud woman rides in memory of husband who died 14 months after their wedding A WOMAN whose husband Oli died just 14 months after they married has completed a 60-mile charity cycle through thick fog in his memory. They raised more than £1,000 online, with other donations still to be counted.
"23.12.2016 13:45:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Chalford campaigner against Heathrow airport expansion avoids court penalty over motorway protest A CAMPAIGNER from Chalford is among 12 who will face no penalty after a protest was staged near Heathrow against airport expansion. He pleaded guilty to the charge.
"23.12.2016 12:16:29" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Powder which shut down Stroud grammar pupils' Christmas ball confirmed as cocaine and MDMA DRUGS discovered a party organised by sixth form pupils from Stroud High and Marling have been confirmed as MDMA and cocaine. The Class A drugs were found in both the gents and ladies toilets at Cheltenham Racecourse
"23.12.2016 11:19:19" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Retired Stroud vicar finds he is related to the Queen and William Shakespeare through family history research WHEN he started researching his family history, little did Tom Merry know that he was related to the Queen, William Shakespeare, Jane Austen and…
"23.12.2016 09:53:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Police raid suspected drug den off London Road in Stroud this morning A QUIET family cul-de-sac in Stroud was the scene of a raid on a suspected drug den this morning. Officers used a ram to knock down the front door and storm the run-down bungalow used by suspected heroin dealers
"23.12.2016 09:46:57" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Crucial information on huge five year plan for future of Gloucestershire's NHS is being withheld, campaigners claim CRUCIAL information about plans for the future of Gloucestershire's health service is being withheld from the public and councillors, NHS… Campaigners claim the plan's budgets are “riven with holes” and provide no information on projected changes to staffing levels, number of beds, asset sell-offs, or deficits of the NHS Trusts
"22.12.2016 16:48:24" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Retired Brimscombe head teacher writes history book after graduating from university aged 78 AN 81-YEAR-OLD who went back to university has written a history book based on his prize-winning dissertation. Mr Hardy went back to university wanting to find out what happened to his cousin in the First World War. His work has received high praise.
"22.12.2016 16:21:49" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Huge landslip which destroyed Horsley couple's garden due for repair work MORE than three years after a New Year's Eve landslip forced a retired couple's to evacuate their home, work has been scheduled to repair the… More than three years after the landslip, work will finally take place to fix the embankment and road.
It's going to cost the county council half a million pounds.
"22.12.2016 15:04:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Severe warning of wind issued for Stroud as Storm Barbara threatens Christmas travel A SEVERE warning of wind has been issued for Gloucestershire, with gusts of up to 70mph expected. Highways are warning motorists to take extra care if they are travelling over the next few days.
"22.12.2016 13:06:16" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Forest Green players get in Christmas spirit with carols, soup and a walk on the beach Far from Scrooge-like, Forest Green boss Mark Cooper will show some festive spirit and allow his players to sing a few carols and enjoy a bowl of…
"22.12.2016 12:11:25" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud residents urged to 'scrap the scraps' and reduce food waste this Christmas THIS CHRISTMAS the UK will throw away approximately two million turkeys, 74 million mince pies and more than 17 million Brussel sprouts. It is estimated that over the next few days, Gloucestershire households will throw away more than 40,000 Christmas meals.
We urge you to 'scrap the scraps' and help reduce food waste in the district.
"22.12.2016 11:22:50" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk LETTER: 'We must support our local Post Offices' - council chairman LAST week I had the pleasure of visiting the Salmon Springs postal sorting office as chairman of Stroud District Council. "We need to support our postal workers against the undermining of a long and valued service..."
...writes Norman Kay, chairman of Stroud District Council
"22.12.2016 11:14:44" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk LETTER: Proposed closure of Lloyds Bank branch in Nailsworth is an appalling decision I HAVE just learned with utter dismay of the proposed closure of the Lloyds Bank branch in Nailsworth at the end of March next year. Do you agree?
"22.12.2016 11:08:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Photographer Ian Peters captures the moment Sacha Dench lands at WWT Slimbridge RODBOROUGH photographer Ian Peters captured Sacha Dench's return to WWT Slimbridge, along with a fantastic collage which show her being guided by… Fantastic work by local photographer Ian Peters, including a collage of Sacha Dench being guided by Swans back to WWT Slimbridge.
"22.12.2016 10:34:28" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud District Council ends year on a high with best ever satisfaction ratings SATISFACTION with Stroud District Council is running at an all-time high, according to an independent survey. The survey of five hundred residents and 200 businesses spread across the district saw the council's popularity reach an all-time high
How did you rate SDC's performance this year?
"22.12.2016 09:26:05" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Staff at Omega in Stonehouse rally in support of colleague needing to raise £40,000 for specialist operation in America STAFF at a recruitment company in Stonehouse have rallied to help a colleague who has a one in a million medical condition. Emma has a one in a million condition which cannot be treated in the UK.
"21.12.2016 16:58:41" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Police seek owner of dog which bit boy, three, in Stroud It left the boy in hospital - police want to speak to the owner.
"21.12.2016 15:04:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Santa's reindeer Dancer and Blitzen delight Southfield Care Home residents TWO of Santa's reindeer paid a special visit to a care home in Stroud a week before Christmas. It put big smiles on the faces of both residents and staff
"21.12.2016 14:43:59" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud eyesore Tricorn House 'stripped down' with plans set to be submitted - despite delays PLANS are set to be submitted to transform eyesore Tricorn House despite some delays to the project. Work to strip down Tricorn House ahead of submitting a planning application is set to be completed by the end of today.
"21.12.2016 13:06:43" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Plans to demolish Prinknash Abbey and build 10 'luxury' mansions are rejected CONTROVERSIAL plans to build 10 luxury mansions on the site of a vacant former monastery near Stroud have been thrown out. Following a bitter fight between developers and the community, this week the decision was finally made to reject the proposals.
Was this the right call?
"21.12.2016 13:05:32" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Planning Department Weekly List Planning Department Weekly List All the latest planning applications from across the Stroud district
"21.12.2016 12:54:19" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Bail extended for men arrested over pub burglaries at Prince of Wales in Stroud and the Yew Tree, Dursley TWO men arrested in connection with raids at a pub in Dursley and another in Stroud have had their bail extended. Investigations continue.
"21.12.2016 11:05:46" Timeline Photos We have just found out that the bar code is not working on this week's edition of the SNJ which is very annoying as it's the busiest week of the year for check out staff. If anyone is having problems please scan in last week's code and it will work. Sorry
"21.12.2016 10:24:37" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Fitness instructor from Horsley urges men to try yoga and Pilates A FITNESS instructor from Horsley is urging more men to try yoga and Pilates. Stuart Dunn said: "It's a mission for me to get rid of the stigma, it can be an integral part of a regular exercise regime."
"21.12.2016 10:14:11" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Families' call for action over suspected drug den off London Road in Stroud after discovery of discarded needles FAMILIES are calling for urgent action to tackle drug dealing and substance abuse in their neighbourhood. Residents suspect the run-down house near the Cornhill roundabout is being used as a base to sell and consume Class A drugs such as heroin and cocaine
"21.12.2016 10:04:25" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New fund will invest £2 million in Gloucestershire's environmental projects ENVIRONMENTAL projects in Gloucestershire will receive a £2 million cash injection. To receive the fund applicants must prove that their proposals will improve habit conservation or significant areas of rehabilitated land.
"20.12.2016 17:05:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Gloucestershire autism diagnoses rise alongside amount of pupils who have educational, health or social care needs THERE has been a dramatic rise in the amount of children with autism in Gloucestershire and kids with educational, health or social care needs… Autism diagnoses rose by 10 per cent more than the national average.
"20.12.2016 16:57:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud-based charity Meningitis Now marks 30th anniversary with reception at Buckingham Palace MENINGITIS Now has marked its 30th anniversary with a reception at Buckingham Palace hosted by HRH The Countess of Wessex. Three decades of fighting meningitis marked.
"20.12.2016 14:27:06" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Have your say on county's budget plans to raise council tax by 3.99 TAXPAYERS are being asked to have their say on plans to again raise council tax in Gloucestershire by 1.99 per cent amid slashes to services. Council tax is set to rise by the maximum amount of 3.99% in 2017/18
Have your say at www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/budget2017
"20.12.2016 13:21:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud methodists sign Christmas card urging Prime Minister Theresa May to do more to welcome refugees WORSHIPPERS have signed a Christmas card urging the Prime Minister to do more to welcome those in need. The 4ft card will be sent to 10 Downing Street this week.
"20.12.2016 12:48:20" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Work on huge £4.6m council project to modernise sheltered housing in Stroud district is almost underway WORK on a massive 10 year project to update and improve the district's sheltered housing will soon be underway. In 2017 half a million pounds will be spent on the first major phase of the 10 year modernisation project
"20.12.2016 11:01:16" youtube.com We Don't Want Incineration (We Wish You A Merry Christmas) Carols (repurposed) at the gates of Javelin Park incinerator site near Stonehouse, December 2016. Developer UBB wants to run cables to the national grid righ... A video of Saturday's Christmas carol protest outside the site of the Javelin Park incinerator
"20.12.2016 10:34:20" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Leader of Stroud District Council safe in Berlin after suspected terror attack kills 12 THE LEADER of Stroud District has confirmed he is safe in Berlin after a lorry crashed into a Christmas market in a suspected terrorist attack. Cllr Lydon has told friends that he and his family are safe and well.
"20.12.2016 10:17:11" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Christmas carol campaigners sing anti-incinerator jingles outside gates of Javelin Park LYRICAL protesters gathered outside the gates of the Javelin Park incinerator site on Saturday morning to sing satirical Christmas carols. 'On the 12th day of business my council gave to me
"19.12.2016 15:42:18" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Money raised for good causes at Rotary collection and Park Junior bag packing in Stonehouse Pupils at Park Junior School and Rotarians pulled together for good causes on Saturday.
"19.12.2016 14:22:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Concern for missing Stroud teen Sophie Townsend POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a missing 19-year-old girl from Stroud. She's been missing from her home in Summer Street for over a week now
"19.12.2016 13:55:03" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Severn View Primary receives £1,000 Breakfast Club boost from cereal giant Kellogg's AN innovative Breakfast Club project in Stroud has received a grant of £1,000 from cereal giant Kellogg's. Severn View's breakfast club really is leading the way. Great to see they've secured even more funding! Rob Young
"19.12.2016 13:01:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Historic Victorian chapel in Stroud cemetery could be opened up to community A HISTORIC and iconic chapel in Stroud town cemetery could be developed and opened up to the community. What do you think should happen to this iconic chapel in Stroud?
"19.12.2016 12:41:30" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk What the Dickens: Minch Rams post a literary Christmas cracker It was the best of times; it was the worst of times...our league game cancelled what were the Rams to do? Faced with “Hard Times” Christmas…
"19.12.2016 12:36:55" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Car which failed to stop in Foxmoor Lane crash sought in connection with burglary in Stroud JEWELLERY, Christmas presents, laptops and phones have been stolen in a spate of burglaries in the Stroud area over the last week. The burglary was one of seven in the Stroud area since Thursday.
"19.12.2016 12:26:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Fantastic views from alongside WWT researcher Sacha Dench on her return to Slimbridge LOCAL photographer Paul Nicholls took these fantastic photos of WWT researcher Sacha Dench while flying alongside her on the final leg of her… Absolutely fantastic photos here from Paul Nicholls
"19.12.2016 11:51:03" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Pupils help Rotary Club of Stroud fill 100 shoe boxes with Christmas presents for poor children in Eastern Europe PUPILS at St Matthews in Cainscross, Kings Stanley Primary School and The Croft School in Painswick have not only been thinking of what they will… Another amazing Christmas story here.
Well done to pupils and staff at St Matthews in Cainscross, Kings Stanley Primary School and The Croft School in Painswick
"19.12.2016 11:36:07" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Christmas comes early for Horsfall House after £2,600 donation from Minchinhampton Golf Club CHRISTMAS came early for a care home in Minchinhampton this year. Christmas comes early!
"19.12.2016 11:16:59" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Which roads in Stroud should have a new speed warning signs installed? STROUD residents concerned about speeding traffic can nominate their street for a road safety initiative. Don't' forget to have your say on where these four signs should be installed in the Stroud parish.
To nominate your street complete a short form on www.stroudtown.gov.uk
Or email your nomination to firstname.lastname@example.org
"19.12.2016 11:13:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Armed and Gorgeous jewellery shop claims top spot in Nailsworth Christmas Window Display competition for second year running ACTRESS Emma Samms MBE was the special guest of honour as the winner of Nailsworth's annual Christmas window display was announced on Friday. Congratulations to Armed and Gorgeous in Nailsworth for winning the Christmas window display!
Fantastic effort from the creative staff there. A thoroughly deserved win.
"19.12.2016 10:21:08" Timeline Photos Can you spot the odd one out in this photo? :)
It's great to see politicians of different parties in Stroud come together in unity at this time of the year!
"19.12.2016 10:09:29" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Boy's dream Christmas present stolen from Stroud home A YOUNG boy's dream Christmas present has been stolen by thieves who broke into the shed of a home in Stroud. The scooter was Theo's one wish on his Christmas list to Father Christmas.
"19.12.2016 09:52:43" Stroud News & Journal's cover photo
"19.12.2016 09:49:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Quedgeley man Marcus Turner admits making indecent images of children A 24-YEAR-OLD man has admitted making indecent images of children after being caught sharing the content on Twitter. It came to light after concerns were raised about his Twitter account to the police.
"19.12.2016 09:45:54" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Glorious sunset over the canal near Slimbridge THESE photos of the glorious sunset over the Gloucester and Sharpness canal near Slimbridge were captured by Simon Pizzey. Fantastic photos from the weekend by Simon Pizzey
"19.12.2016 09:27:10" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk WATCH: Interview with WWT researcher after landing back in Slimbridge from 7,000km expedition AFTER travelling 7,000km in a powered paraglider from Arctic Russia, a wildlife researcher has touched down back in Slimbridge. After landing behind Slimbridge Primary School on Friday, December 16 - WWT researcher Sacha Dench had time for a chat.
"18.12.2016 20:50:08" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green player ratings v Dover Athletic Do you agree with Rich Macey's Forest Green ratings?
"18.12.2016 16:48:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Former Forest Green footballer Harry Hickford teams up with Spurs and England star Dele Alli SPURS and England star footballer Dele Alli has reportedly moved his best mate and former Forest Green footballer Harry Hickford into his…
"18.12.2016 16:12:17" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Early Christmas present for Brimscombe as Sam Prior's side hit Luther Blissett's Burnham for six BRIMSCOMBE boss Sam Prior unwrapped an early Christmas present as his side hit Luther Blissett's Burnham for six.
"18.12.2016 13:19:19" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES and VIDEO: Power cut hits homes in Nailsworth and delays Forest Green Rovers home match THE floodlights went out at Forest Green Rovers as a power cut affected homes in Nailsworth.
"17.12.2016 21:12:21" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO POST-MATCH: Forest Green 1 Dover Athletic 1: We dug a point out - Mark Cooper WATCH Mark Cooper give his post-match verdict after Forest Green's last gasp Kieffer Moore leveller against Dover Athletic.
"17.12.2016 20:28:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FULL-TIME: Forest Green 1 Dover Athletic 1 - Kieffer Moore rescues a point for Rovers A 91st-minute Kieffer Moore Forest Green leveller served up a spectrum of emotions.
"17.12.2016 17:42:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk As it happened: Forest Green Rovers 1 - 1 Dover Athletic A late Kieffer-Moore strike earns Forest Green a point.
"17.12.2016 17:16:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Matchday live: Forest Green Rovers 0 - 1 Dover Athletic We'll bring you live updates as Forest Green face Dover Athletic in the National Vanarama League. Around 20 minutes to go. Find out if FGR can find an equaliser by following our live blog.
"17.12.2016 15:29:27" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: Power cut hits homes in Nailsworth and delays Forest Green Rovers home match THE floodlights went out at Forest Green Rovers as a power cut affected homes in Nailsworth. Kick-off at Forest Green at 3.40pm.
"17.12.2016 15:28:46" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: Power cut hits homes in Nailsworth and delays Forest Green Rovers home match THE floodlights went out at Forest Green Rovers as a power cut affected homes in Nailsworth. Kick-off at Forest Green at 3.40pm.
"17.12.2016 14:57:21" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Power cut hits homes in Nailsworth and Forest Green Rovers THE floodlights have gone out at Forest Green Rovers with a power cut affecting homes in Nailsworth. Forest Green's home match with Dover has been delayed. If power is not restored by 4pm, the match will be abandoned.
"17.12.2016 14:29:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Matchday live: Forest Green Rovers v Dover Athletic We'll bring you live updates as Forest Green face Dover Athletic in the National Vanarama League.
"17.12.2016 14:14:50" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO PRE-MATCH: Watch Forest Green manager Mark Cooper name his team for today's home clash against Dover Athletic VIDEO PRE-MATCH: Watch Forest Green manager Mark Cooper name his team for today's home clash against Dover Athletic.
"16.12.2016 21:58:37" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk THE BIG FOREST GREEN INTERVIEW: Family ties go out the window for level-headed Charlie Cooper FAMILY ties go out of the window for level-headed on-loan Forest Green midfielder Charlie Cooper.
"16.12.2016 19:04:00" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Watch Charlie Cooper's first interview following his on-loan move to Forest Green from Birmingham City VIDEO: Watch Charlie Cooper's first interview following his on-loan move to Forest Green from Birmingham City.
"16.12.2016 17:56:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk 'Human swan' returns home to Slimbridge after 7,000km expedition AFTER travelling 7,000km in a powered paraglider from Arctic Russia, a wildlife researcher has touched down back in Slimbridge. The mission was to gain a greater understanding of why Bewick's swans' numbers are declining.
"16.12.2016 15:46:19" gazetteseries.co.uk Emergency services called to Slimbridge after glider in Sacha Dench 7,000km flight crashes into power cable POLICE and ambulance crews have been called to Slimbridge after a glider crashed into a power cable. A man who was flying a glider alongside Sasha for the final leg of the journey has been taken to hospital
"16.12.2016 15:32:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Which street in Stroud should have a new speed warning sign installed? STROUD residents concerned about speeding traffic can nominate their street for a road safety initiative. Stroud town has been given funding for four vehicle activated signs.
Which four roads in the area do you think could benefit from these most?
"16.12.2016 15:29:05" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Driver leaves scene of two car crash in Stroud A DRIVER left the scene of a two car crash in Stroud this afternoon. Police said the driver of the Passat 'made off' towards Cashes Green Road.
"16.12.2016 11:00:08" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud's first windmill illuminated green light as Ecotricity blows out the candles on 20 years A GIANT windmill was illuminated in bright green light to mark 20 years since Ecotricity started generating electricity in Stroud. The Lynch Knoll windmill was the first Ecotricity ever built.
It can generate enough electricity to power 209 homes in the district each year – or brew 754 million cups of tea.
"16.12.2016 10:46:37" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Girl's birthday party in Stonehouse ends in her brother and another man seriously assaulting guest A GIRL'S sixteenth birthday party ended in violence when her brother and another man subjected a guest to an 'extremely serious assault.' Jason Smith admitted kicking and stamping on Adrian Roberts, badly injuring his right eye, while Nathan Brooks-Olpin, 24, of Bridgeside, Cainscross, held the victim down.
"16.12.2016 10:42:01" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Only a quarter of primary schools in Stroud District met the government's revised SATs pass rate ONLY a quarter of primary schools in the district met the government's revised SATs pass rate. This year's SATs were deemed to be of a GCSE difficulty or higher.
"16.12.2016 10:32:35" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Green party candidate Sarah Lunnon claims victory in Stroud Town Council by-election GREEN party candidate Sarah Lunnon has been elected as the new councillor for the Valley Ward seat on Stroud Town Council. Her victory has sparked speculation as to whether she will seek reflection in next May's county council elections
"16.12.2016 10:14:16" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Stroud High School pupils impress judges in art competition PUPILS at Stroud High School impressed visiting judges with some stunning art work produced for a competition.
"16.12.2016 09:38:49" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Trek bike worth thousands of pounds stolen from Chalford Industrial Estate A TREK mountain bike worth £2,900 has been stolen from Chalford Industrial estate. It was stolen between 8am and 12pm on Wednesday from Chalford Industrial Estate.
"15.12.2016 18:52:02" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk GARY ROWETT SACKED: Former Birmingham City midfielder Mark Cooper backs Rowett for "top job" after Gianfranco Zola replaces him at St Andrew's FORMER Birmingham City midfielder Mark Cooper insists axed Blues boss Gary Rowett deserves to walk into a "really big job" after his…
"15.12.2016 17:08:26" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO PRE-MATCH: Forest Green v Dover Athletic: Shamir Mullings can't wait to get started NEW Forest Green striker Shamir Mullings is chomping at the bit ahead of his debut against Dover Athletic.
"15.12.2016 16:20:51" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk More than a quarter of primary schools in Stroud District met the government's revised SATs pass rate MORE than a quarter of primary schools in the district met the government's revised SATs pass rate. 80 percent of pupils in England passed last year's SATs, that figure dropped to 53 per cent this year.
"15.12.2016 15:22:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Mix of approval and anger as updated plans for Pike Lane houses in Nailsworth are revealed to public CONTENTIOUS plans for the development of a clutch of 17 houses on a meadow in Nailsworth came under fresh public scrutiny last night. New and improved?
Or undemocratic and unwanted?
What do you make of these plans?
"15.12.2016 15:10:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO PRE-MATCH: Forest Green v Dover Athletic: Boss Mark Cooper on everything you need to know ahead of the game VIDEO PRE-MATCH: Forest Green v Dover Athletic: Boss Mark Cooper on everything you need to know ahead of the game
"15.12.2016 14:54:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Former army sniper turned Stroud author A.C. Salter discusses his debut paperback, Eversong WHEN he was under fire in Sierra Leone, army sniper Adrian Salter still found time to write. Adrian discussed how his experience in the army shaped his writing.
"15.12.2016 14:36:41" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Community searching for child who sent dead dad a Christmas letter by balloon A CHILD'S Christmas letter to their dad has sparked a hunt for its author after it was found in a field in Scotland attached to a balloon. An appeal has been launched by our Scottish sister paper Dunfermline Press, it's optimistic that the balloon came from this far South, but we're sharing just in case.
"15.12.2016 14:16:46" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Leonard Stanley school pupils take 73 kilogram donation to Stroud Foodbank PUPILS at Leonard Stanley Primary School have been helping those in need by collecting donations for the Stroud Foodbank. Christmas biscuits, chocolates, crackers, stuffing and gravy were donated as part of 73 kilograms of food from the school, to coincide with the term's theme of compassion.
"15.12.2016 13:00:35" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Inquest opens into death of man, 49, who collapsed in Bisley Old Road in Stroud last week AN inquest has opened into the death of a man who was found collapsed in the street in Stroud. Sad news
"15.12.2016 12:00:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Foodbank use continues to fall in Stroud district – but there are still 'worrying pockets' of deprivation in Five Valleys THE NUMBER of people having to turn to food banks in the Stroud District is continuing its downward trend – but there are still “worrying… Stroud continues to be the area with the most people needing to turn to foodbanks for help.
Stonehouse and Dursley remain the second and third worst affected.
"15.12.2016 10:54:32" Stroud News & Journal's cover photo Thanks to Gary Watkins for this atmospheric black and white picture of the old viaduct at Capel's Mill, Stroud.
"15.12.2016 10:12:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Nailsworth gift service caters for new mums and loved ones tired of receiving flowers WHEN new mum, Steph Douglas, gave birth to her first child, she received a flurry of flowers which sparked an idea for a new business venture. Fantastic solution from Don't Buy Her Flowers
"15.12.2016 09:34:57" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Voters go to the polls today in Valley ward by-election between Greens and Labour VOTERS will go to the polls today to select a new councillor for the Valley Ward in Stroud. Green party county councillor Sarah Lunnon will face Labour's Tasha Goddard for the Valley Ward seat
"14.12.2016 21:36:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOREST GREEN GALLERY: Relive the action from dramatic night in Cornwall caught on camera by Pro Sports Images/ Shane Healey FOREST GREEN GALLERY: Relive the action from dramatic night in Cornwall caught on camera by Pro Sports Images/ Shane Healey
"14.12.2016 17:12:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk WATCH Forest Green's Elliott Frear beat Jimmy Bullard in You Know the Drill - Sky Sports WATCH Forest Green's Elliott Frear beat Jimmy Bullard in You Know the Drill - Sky Sports
"14.12.2016 17:07:36" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud pub whips up free Christmas meal for 18 elderly residents – despite being broken into late last night A PUB in Stroud was the target of an attempted burglary only hours before it was due to throw a free Christmas lunch for elderly people in the… Amazing effort from Kathy and her team of volunteers!
"14.12.2016 16:49:34" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Boy from Stroud drama group stars in Moonpig Christmas TV advert A YOUNG actor stars in a Christmas advert which is being shown on national television. Look out for Rowan in the Moonpig festive commercial.
Watch the advert in the article.
"14.12.2016 16:42:39" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Truro City 0 Forest Green 1: Fan Noah Dougherty's player ratings and match verdict Forest Green fan Noah Dougherty analyses how each player performed...
"14.12.2016 15:50:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk New theatre production is teaching children in Stroud about council's recycling and food waste system A NEW theatre production being performed in Stroud primary schools is teaching children about the council's new recycling and food waste… SDC say the play is aimed at giving children a “forward-thinking approach” to recycling and the environment
"14.12.2016 14:13:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Major council development of 51 new homes in Leonard Stanley complete in time for Christmas WORK to build 51 new homes in Leonard Stanley has been completed, allowing residents to move in by Christmas. Matthew Allen and Sarah Mayo moved into a two bedroom home with their 19-month-old daughter Courtney in October after being made homeless in August.
"14.12.2016 13:44:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Gloucestershire County Council to adopt boy whose play space was littered with dog faeces, court rules A LITTLE boy whose play space was also a dog feeding area must be placed for adoption, a family court judge has ruled. Judge Wildblood said the boy had suffered "profound neglect".
"14.12.2016 09:35:21" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Editor's comment: 'Tis the season of good deeds here in Stroud THE SEASON of goodwill has certainly arrived in Stroud with this week's edition of the SNJ. In Stroud we are fortunate to report on the incredible exploits of so many people in the community.
"14.12.2016 08:43:37" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Bus driver tells how he helped passengers escape as vehicle went up in flames in Stonehouse A BUS driver who helped passengers escape as his vehicle went up in flames has been hailed a hero. If it was not for Mr Creighton's quick reactions, this could have been much worse.
"14.12.2016 03:30:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO POST-MATCH: Truro City 0 Forest Green 1: The players battled brilliantly - Forest Green boss Mark Cooper on extra-time FA Trophy replay victory Forest Green boss Mark Cooper cut a happy figure after Darren Carter's 108th-minute extra-time goal handed Rovers a 1-0 FA Trophy replay victory…
"13.12.2016 23:02:32" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Darren Carter's extra-time strike hands Forest Green FA Trophy replay victory over Truro City SUB Darren Carter's extra-time stunner handed Forest Green a hard-fought FA Trophy replay victory at Truro in a fractious clash in Cornwall.
"13.12.2016 19:41:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO PRE-MATCH: Watch Forest Green manager Mark Cooper name his team for tonight's FA Trophy replay against Truro VIDEO PRE-MATCH: Watch Forest Green manager Mark Cooper name his team for tonight's FA Trophy replay against Truro.
"13.12.2016 17:18:49" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud sportsman Oli, 33, to be remembered at charity cycle ride organised by his partner A POPULAR sportsman who died unexpectedly will be remembered at a charity bike ride organised by his partner. Since his death in August, partner Roz has organised a host of charity events for the next eight months in his memory.
"13.12.2016 16:57:09" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Boat trips and wildlife to be supported after dredging work completed on Stroud canals CANALS in Stroud have been restored after dredging work was completed to allow more boat trips and wildlife to be supported. More than 2,000 tonnes of silt was removed from the Thames and Severn Canal between Bowbridge and the Arundel Aqueduct.
"13.12.2016 15:44:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: Stroud traffic warden berated on social media had done nothing wrong THE Stroud traffic warden caught up in a viral video had not broken any rules, it has been revealed. Gloucestershire County Council has responded with its support.
"13.12.2016 13:05:32" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Caught on camera: Men sought in connection with theft at Stonehouse Co-op POLICE want to speak to two men in connection with a theft at the Co-op in Stonehouse. Call police if you can help.
"13.12.2016 12:26:56" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: Parking company defends Stroud traffic warden after video goes viral THE Stroud traffic warden caught up in a viral video has been defended by his employer. The warden is employed by parking company ACPOA through a contract with the county council.
Wardens are exempt from several parking regulations.
"13.12.2016 12:18:03" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Priests forced to install CCTV cameras at Quedgeley church after vandals strike twice in one month PRIESTS have been left with no alternative but to install CCTV cameras after a Quedgeley church was vandalised twice in one month. Graffiti was written in a prayer book, fizzy drinks had been sprayed throughout the pews and party poppers were strewn both inside and outside the church.
A donation box was ripped open and windows were smashed.
"13.12.2016 10:07:17" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Chalford football club pay tribute to popular dad Peter Wakeman, 37, who died in crash near Stroud A MINUTE'S silence has been held by a youth football club in memory of a popular dad who died in a crash near The Camp, Stroud. Peter was the dad of two players in the under seven and eight teams.
"13.12.2016 09:34:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Video of angry motorist confronting traffic warden in Stroud goes viral A VIDEO of a motorist confronting a traffic warden in Stroud has gone viral. What are people's thoughts on this?
"12.12.2016 17:21:07" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud Christmas markets in Cornhill set to be 'best ever' CHRISTMAS markets in Stroud are set to be bigger and better than ever before. More than 20 stalls will be held at each market in Cornhill from December 21 to 23.
"12.12.2016 16:48:16" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Man, 34, left with fractured skull and bleeding to brain after incident in Stroud pub last Saturday POLICE are appealing for witnesses to an incident in a Stroud pub which left a man with a fractured skull and bleeding to the brain. If you have more information, call 101 quoting incident number 491 of December 3 2016.
"12.12.2016 16:43:41" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Female dog walker hit over head with 'blunt object' and brutally robbed by three people in Quedgeley on Saturday night A WOMAN was hit over the head with a blunt object and brutally robbed by three people as she walked her dog through a field in Quedgeley. Horrible incident. If you have any information contact police immediately.
"12.12.2016 16:29:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk OPINION: Not good enough, insists Forest Green fan John Light after FA Trophy display against Truro NOT good enough. Those words accurately describe Forest Green Rovers' display against Truro City.
"12.12.2016 16:22:48" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Amazing miniature shed exhibition by local artist raises money for homelessness charity AN artist from Stroud raised money and awareness about homelessness in the area during an exhibition of miniature sheds. The detail on these tiny little sheds is amazing
"12.12.2016 13:03:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Funding target reached to build new skate ramps in Eastington park A GROUP of dedicated volunteers have finally secured the funding to create yet another exciting addition for Eastington's main community area. Take a look at these designs for the ramps in Snakey Park!
"12.12.2016 11:32:05" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Five arrested in connection with robbery at King's Stanley Co-op Thousands of pounds was stolen from the Co-op in King's Stanley. Four of the men arrested are from Gloucester and the other is from Brockworth.
"12.12.2016 10:54:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk 104 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2016 We take a fond look back at the well-known famous faces who are no longer with us. Gone but not forgotten.
"12.12.2016 09:52:43" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Enchanted Christmas illuminations return to Westonbirt Arboretum FESTIVITIES and illuminations will grace Westonbirt Arboretum for their 21st Enchanted Christmas. The event centres on a one-mile lit woodland trail.
"12.12.2016 09:11:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud man Lee Downie admits offences over child pornography and voyeurism A 41-YEAR-OLD Stroud man has admitted two offences of voyeurism and five of possessing or distributing child pornography. He admitted offences of making indecent images involving 27 movies - 17 at the worst level.
"12.12.2016 09:03:25" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Stroud weather today: Fog warning issued for Gloucestershire A WARNING of dense fog has been issued for Gloucestershire by the Met Office, with motorists being advised to allow longer for journeys. Motorists are being warned of possible disruption.
"11.12.2016 16:27:33" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATED: Passengers evacuated after bus catches fire in Stonehouse High Street PASSENGERS were evacuated after a bus caught fire travelling from Stonehouse to Stroud. Luckily everyone was safely evacuated.
"11.12.2016 13:08:44" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Past and present with Howard Beard: King Street Parade in Stroud THE early picture of King Street Parade was taken around 1904 and shows a horse-drawn bus which operated the Stroud to Cheltenham service. The second photo shows King Street today. What a contrast between these two views.
"11.12.2016 12:15:50" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOREST GREEN GALLERY: Relive the action from the New Lawn FOREST GREEN GALLERY: Relive the action from Rovers' FA Trophy first-round 1-1 draw against Truro City.
"11.12.2016 11:17:38" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Passengers evacuated after bus catches fire in Stonehouse High Street PASSENGERS were evacuated after a bus caught fire travelling from Stonehouse to Stroud. Fire crews were quickly at the scene.
"10.12.2016 21:54:53" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO POST-MATCH: Forest Green 1 Truro City 1: We are the only ones who can put it right on Tuesday - Forest Green's Rob Sinclair ONE of the few bright sparks, Rob Sinclair insists Forest Green can right some wrongs in the FA Trophy replay at Truro City on Tuesday night.
"10.12.2016 19:24:06" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO POST-MATCH: We lacked tempo - Forest Green assistant manager Scott Lindsey VIDEO POST-MATCH: We lacked tempo - Forest Green assistant manager Scott Lindsey. Watch his post-match video now.
"10.12.2016 18:33:04" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk ON THE WHISTLE: FOREST GREEN 1 TRURO CITY 1 - Forest Green face FA Trophy replay Forest Green and Truro City have it all to do again as the FA Trophy spoils were shared in atrocious conditions.
"10.12.2016 14:26:15" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Forest Green v Truro City: Watch assistant manager Scott Lindsey reveal today's line-up VIDEO: Forest Green v Truro City: Watch assistant manager Scott Lindsey reveal today's line-up
"10.12.2016 14:01:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk UPDATE: Missing woman Elizabeth Manley who has links to Stroud found MISSING woman Elizabeth Manley has been found, police have confirmed. Good news.
"10.12.2016 11:55:07" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Appeal for help to find missing woman Elizabeth Manley who has links to Stroud POLICE are appealing for help to trace a missing woman who has links to the Stroud area. Police are appealing for the public's help to find Elizabeth. If you see her, call 101 straight away.
"10.12.2016 10:13:40" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Helping your Hospital - would you consider becoming a part of Stroud League of Friends? ALTHOUGH the present-day League of Friends was formed in 1948, it has its roots in the voluntary provision of health services at Stroud Hospitals…
"10.12.2016 09:54:22" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk PICTURES: Stroud naval seaman recalls shark attacks, a near drowning and adventures on the high seas SHARK attacks, a near drowning and exotic adventures, John Wheeler has fond memories of his time as a naval seaman. He certainly had some adventures.
"09.12.2016 19:30:08" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk GLOUCESTER GALLERY: Relive the action from Kingsholm Gloucester claimed top spot in Pool 1 of the European Challenge Cup with a 35-14 bonus-point victory over La Rochelle at Kingsholm.
"09.12.2016 19:00:13" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk FOOTBALL: Ross Langworthy the latest player to exit Cirencester Town CIRENCESTER TOWN'S joint leading scorer this season, Ross Langworthy, has left the club as new boss Charlie Griffin's revolution continues at…
"09.12.2016 18:48:20" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green boss Mark Cooper signs his son Charlie on loan from Championship side Birmingham City ON-LOAN Birmingham City midfielder Charlie Cooper is set to play a part in Forest Green's FA Trophy clash against Truro.
"09.12.2016 16:47:45" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk SNJ editor Michael Purton signing copies of his new crime novel at Stroud Bookshop tomorrow MORE copies of a crime novel set in Stroud and Gloucestershire are now available after the first editions of the book sold out – and you can… Roll up, roll up!
You've got another chance to have you copy of Gloucestershire's newest crime novel Silhouettes signed by the author himself… SNJ editor Michael Purton
"09.12.2016 15:57:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Sheltered housing resident from Stroud district set to become first in UK to sit on council housing committee A MAN who lives in sheltered housing in Stroud district will soon become the first tenant in the UK to sit on a council housing committee. Ian has pledge to open a line of communication and create a 'vital link' between councillors and residents.
It's great to see Stroud leading the way again.
"09.12.2016 15:55:25" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Man, 28, from Brockworth among six drug dealers sentenced to a total of over 20 years at Gloucester Crown Court A 28-YEAR-OLD man from Brockworth is among six drug dealers sentenced to a total of over 20 years in prison after an undercover police operation. Plain clothes officers observed their actions between Tuesday, July 28 and Friday, July 31 2015.
"09.12.2016 15:02:37" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Forest Green allow loan duo Rhys Murphy and Aarran Racine to play for York City in FA Trophy RHYS Murphy and Aarran Racine have been given permission by parent club Forest Green to play in York City's FA Trophy match on Saturday.
"09.12.2016 14:37:13" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk VIDEO: Forest Green captain Liam Noble targets Wembley WEMBLEY is a dream location for every footballer and Forest Green captain Liam Noble wants to turn his dream into reality.
"09.12.2016 14:20:42" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Marling and Stroud High Christmas ball shut down early after packets of white powder discovered in toilets A CHRISTMAS party organised by Sixth Form pupils from Stroud's two grammar schools came to an abrupt end after security discovered packets of… Security shut down the party and rang the police after six packets of white powder were found in the toilets
"09.12.2016 13:41:37" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Author Katie Fforde shares secrets of success with pupils at Stroud school BEST-SELLING author Katie Fforde dropped in to Archway School to pass on some tips to budding writers.
"09.12.2016 12:01:01" stroudnewsandjournal.co.uk Former Stroud journalist releases debut novel 'The Husband Who Refused to Die' A FORMER Stroud reporter is aiming to intrigue readers with the topic of her debut novel, which explores cryonics. A very intriguing novel title and topic.