Gloucestershire Airport News Update

Gloucestershire Airport News Update

Museum Welcomes Glider Veterans Sixty nine years ago, Les Kershaw and Ken Plowman were amongst the many thousands of brave young men about to embark on the largest airborne assault of World War II. Operation Varsity, which took place on […]
Churchdown Panthers Club News

Churchdown Panthers Club News

New Sponsorship for U8’s… In December the Under 8’s received their first full playing kits and looked resplendent in them. They christened them in a mini friendly festival at Bishops Cleeve and they certainly seemed to be a lot more […]
Healthy Chips

Healthy Chips

Ingredients 6-7 good sized potatoes. Sea Salt Fry light Method 1. Peel the potatoes & slice into good sized (not too big) chip shapes. 2. Part boil them for about 10 minutes. 3. Drain & return to saucepan & shake […]
Rethink Over New Homes

Rethink Over New Homes

Changes to the blueprint for new  homes in Gloucestershire will see 84 less homes built in the Churchdown area. Some sections of the Joint Core Strategy for future county development have been scrapped after huge public outcry over  the potential […]
HSBC Bank Closure – Update

HSBC Bank Closure – Update

Campaigners have vowed to fight to save Churchdown’s HSBC bank, after it emerged the branch is due to close on June 20. The St John’s Avenue branch first opened in 1962, but its doors will shut this summer as more customers […]

Driver Admits Causing Pensioner’s Death

A driver has admitted causing the death of an 86-year-old woman on a pedestrian crossing. Fredrick John Bowers, 70, of Station Road, Newnham, admitted causing the death of Kathleen Wood by careless or inconsiderate driving when he appeared before Stroud Magistrates’ […]