NEWS: Essential work will begin on Lydbrook Black Bridge next month.
*The road has now re-opened.*
TRAVEL: The #M5 in Gloucestershire is closed northbound between J11 and J10 due to a serious road traffic collision.
Gloucestershire Police, Emergency Services, Air Ambulance and Highways England Traffic Officers are in attendance.
Road users should consider alternative routes and also advised to allow extra time for their journey.
NEWS: The ceremony will beamed live on to a big screen for members of the public to enjoy.
NEWS: Prestbury Road roundabout is one of a number of areas that has been chosen to trial this new style of planting, bringing a wider variety and fresh perspective to the town environment.
NEWS: Judges have announced that Gloucester is to received the coveted Purple Flag national safety award.
NEWS:A new independent record shop has opened in Nailsworth.
Warning following distraction burglaries in Forest of Dean and Gloucester — Gloucester News Centre 1 week ago
NEWS: Neighbourhood Policing teams would like to warn residents about a scam following two distraction burglaries in the Forest of Dean yesterday afternoon.
SPORT: Danny Cipriani is to join rugby union European Challenge Cup runners-up Gloucester in the summer.
The fly-half's contract expires at Premiership rivals Wasps at the end of the season.
Cipriani was recalled to the England squad by Eddie Jones for the summer tour of South Africa after a three-year absence.
Gloucester to be transformed into a giant walking and cycling game this Summer — Gloucester News Centre 1 week ago
NEWS: Gloucester is set to be transformed into a giant game this Summer as thousands of residents compete to see if their school, community or business can walk, run or cycle the furthest.
LATEST: The parents of a three-month-old boy who died after suffering a brain injury have been convicted following a trial.
NEWS: Four men have been arrested and a quantity of suspected class A drugs seized after police responded to reports of a fight in Brockworth yesterday.
NEWS: Councillor Paul James, Leader of Gloucester City Council, will lead a ‘Topping out’ ceremony this Friday to celebrate an important milestone for the new bus station.
Nominations revealed for the new mayor and sheriff of Gloucester city — Gloucester News Centre 2 weeks ago
NEWS: Nominations have been announced for Gloucester’s new Mayor and for the new Sheriff of the city .
NEWS: 50 guests were safely evacuated with just two needing assistance from fire officers.
NEWS: Royal Bank of Scotland have confirmed the Gloucester branch will close later this year.
SPORT: Premiership club Gloucester have signed South Africa rugby union international Jaco Kriel.
He's unlikely to face England in this summer's Test series having only recently recovered from a long-term shoulder injury.
The back-row forward will join Gloucester from Super Rugby side the Lions for next season.
They haven't said how long his contract's for.
TRAVEL: Reports of deer on the road on B4215 at Two Mile Lane. Near Rodway Hill Golf Club.READ MORE
*UPDATE* The vehicle has been moved to the hard shoulder.
TRAVEL: M5 Northbound is partially blocked due to an overturned vehicle between J10 (Cheltenham) and J9 (Tewkesbury). Traffic is coping well.
There are reports that a car has hit the barrier, overturned and left the roadway.
TRAVEL: A4019 Tewkesbury Road is closed due to an accident between Colletts Drive and B4633 Gloucester Road / Townsend Street.READ MORE
NEWS: Commuters can get ready to see highways crews at the Over roundabout next week as the £2.756 million work starts on the vital improvement works.
NEWS: Four men have been jailed for their involvement in a violent incident in Gloucester last November where a firearm was discharged.
NEWS: A teenager has been arrested in connection with an incident where a boy was stabbed in the Tredworth area of Gloucester on Sunday.
NEWS: Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate a 17-year-old girl who has been reported missing.
NEWS: Officers are appealing for information after a 15-year-old boy was stabbed in Tredworth on Sunday.
NEWS: An official opening has been held at the new base for 2gether NHS Foundation Trust’s community-based mental health and learning disability teams, in Gloucester.
Bringing down Quayside House! £4.3m regen plans take an important step forward — Gloucester News Centre 4 weeks ago
NEWS: The demolition of Quayside House starts on Wednesday as Gloucestershire County Council gets ready to redevelop the area.
Are you Eileen? Your pants could have caused loo blockage, Severn Trent warns — Gloucester News Centre 5 weeks ago
NEWS: Severn Trent said it found the pair of size 14 pants with the name “Eileen” on the label at its Hayden Sewage Treatment Works in Cheltenham.
NEWS: The scenario will simulate an aircraft accident within the airport boundary and to be as realistic as practically possible, will include the use of fire, smoke and actors.
NEWS: It took city council crews two days to clear the rubbish from the side of the A40 Northern bypass in Gloucester.
NEWS: Jack Delany died as a result of a single stab wound to his abdomen sustained during an incident in Gloucester on Sunday.
Family tribute to man who died following incident in Gloucester — Gloucester News Centre 5 weeks ago
NEWS: The family of a 25-year-old man who died following a stabbing incident in Gloucester on Sunday night has paid tribute to him.
NEWS: Police are appealing for information following a serious assault by unknown offenders in Gloucester Park in the early hours of the morning.
Police and paramedics attended the Park at 12.35am where three men had been assaulted and suffered serious head and face injuries. Two were taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital and one to Southmead Hospital with a serious eye injury.
Police would like to hear from anyone who saw or heard anything in Gloucester Park around 12am this morning. It’s thought that the offenders may have left the scene in a VW transporter van. One witness reported hearing shouting and screaming by the bandstand area.
A police scene guard remains while the forensic team carry out their investigations.
Please call 101 quoting incident number 19 of 14 April 2018 if you witnessed this incident or can help police with their enquiries. You can also give information anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
*UPDATE* Jean Bevan, who was reported missing from Gloucester yesterday, has returned home safe and well.
NEWS: Police in Gloucestershire are concerned for the welfare of a 79-year-old woman who has been reported missing.
Jean Bevan, who has memory problems, was last seen at about 10.30am yesterday, Sunday 25 March at Gloucester railway station after taking a taxi from her home in Longlevens.
She said that she was going to a family home in Shropshire and it is thought that she would have caught a train to Birmingham, then another train from Birmingham to Shrewsbury and a third to Gobowen.
She has not arrived in Shropshire, nor made any contact with family, and it is not known whether she caught any of those trains or is elsewhere on the rail network.
She is described as a white woman, just 4ft 3ins tall, slightly built with very short brown hair, which is greying in places.
She is thought to be wearing either denim or floral trousers, white trainers and either a black and white fine striped coat or a warmer, burgundy coat and carrying a black handbag and a tapestry holdall.
Gloucestershire Constabulary is working with British Transport Police and other forces to try to find Mrs Bevan.
Anyone who has seen her, or has information about her whereabouts, is asked to call Gloucestershire Constabulary on 101 quoting incident 255 of 25 March.
NEWS: Dame Janet Trotter OBE DBE CVO is set to be made an Honorary Freewoman of the City in recognition of her contribution to City of Gloucester.
NEWS: Police in Stroud are appealing for the public's help to find a 75-year-old man who has been reported missing.
TRAVEL: M5 Southbound entry slip road is closed due to a lorry fire at J12 B4008 (Quedgeley/Hardwicke).
The slip road is likely to remain closed for some time due to the severity of the blaze, recovery and possible resurfacing.
Diversion - follow the solid black circle symbol via B4008 Northbound, A38 Southbound, A419 Eastbound to join M5 Southbound at J13 (Stroud).
GOLD CUP: Kenny and Gabby Logan arrive on Gold Cup Friday at the Cheltenham Festival.READ MORE
NEWS: A vehicle was seized following a joint operation between police and trading standards last week, but the driver got a free lift to custody after a large amount of fake tobacco was found.
The Festival: Highways England offers traffic advice on eve of Cheltenham Festival — Gloucester News Centre 10 weeks ago
NEWS: Highways England has advised drivers using the M5 in Gloucestershire to plan ahead and allow extra travelling time during this week’s world famous Cheltenham Festival.
Gloucester City Homes wins funding to help people on a low income become active — Gloucester News Centre 10 weeks ago
NEWS: A pioneering project by Gloucester City Homes (GCH) to help local people on a low income become more active and healthier has won backing from Sport England.
NEWS: Church on the Street volunteers have recently launched a memory café after attending a dementia awareness session delivered by one of the District Council’s Dementia Friendly Community Enablers.
NEWS: Officers in Gloucester have been taking part in extra patrols following a rise in vehicle crimes in the Longlevens and Elmbridge areas.
Council adopts new rules to deal with ticket touts for March races — Gloucester News Centre 10 weeks ago
NEWS: Cheltenham Borough Council has adopted new rules to restrict the activity of ticket touts during the March races.
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