Happy Birthday Hollie

Happy Birthday Hollie

Hollie’s 21st birthday will be marked in a fundraising extravaganza. The Churchdown hairdresser would have turned 21 on July 24 and despite her being murdered in February this year – they do not want it to go unmarked. Dad Nick, a […]
New in-house chippy

New in-house chippy

Enjoying a pint and a portion of ‘popcorn cockles’ is hoped will catch on at a Churchdown pub. Not only does the Bat and Ball, in Church Road, now boast its own posh chippy, but it was declared open by the […]
£18m Elmbridge Court Improvements

£18m Elmbridge Court Improvements

A congestion hotspot which has infuriated motorists for decades will finally be unclogged after the final piece in an £18 million improvement scheme fell into place. The Elmbridge Court roundabout at the end of the A40 Golden Valley bypass will […]
£350 for new letterboxes

£350 for new letterboxes

Pensioners have been left stunned after being quoted around £350 each for new letterboxes which must be installed at their retirement flats in Churchdown. Residents at Sweetbriar House have received a quote from Jephson Housing Association as a “goodwill gesture” […]
Two day heat wave warns people to stay indoors

Two day heat wave warns people to stay indoors

People in Gloucestershire have been advised to stay indoors after forecasters have warned that much of the country would be hotter than Barbados during a two day heat wave. The Met Office issued a Level Two alert, triggered when temperatures […]
Weather Warning

Weather Warning

Make the most of the glorious sunshine while it lasts as things are set to take an unsettled turn by the weekend with lightning, hail and gusty winds forecast. The Met Office has issued a yellow ‘be aware’ warning for Saturday […]