Current Gloucestershire News
Gloucestershire ambulance service to be part privatised - This is Gloucestershire
PARAMEDICS and patients will lose out when a chunk of Gloucestershire's ambulance service switches to a private firm, claim Unions. The South West Ambulance Service Trust has lost its contract to provide Patient Transfer Services after a bidding ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 08:49:39 GMT
man sentenced for zoo owl thefts - BBC Bristol website
The former owner of a bird-of-prey centre has been given a suspended prison sentence for stealing rare owls. Keith Beaven, 68, of Staunton near Gloucester, was convicted last month of stealing six owls and also illegally selling three protected black ...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:20:42 GMT
More people will die on county's roads - Crime Commssioner - This is Gloucestershire
"The courses have been tailored to look at the perils of rural roads – and Gloucestershire of course has many." Close friends and family of Leanne Davies, 19, from Longhope, in the Forest of Dean, were recently left devastated when she was killed on ...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:39:34 GMT
Gloucestershire close to signing a spin bowler on loan - This is Bristol
GLOUCESTERSHIRE are expected to complete the signing of a spin bowler on loan in time to face Australia A in a three-day match, commencing in Bristol on Friday. As revealed in Monday's Bristol Post, the county are keen to recruit an experienced spinner ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 04:22:56 GMT
We'll field a strong side against Aussies, says Gloucestershire captain ... - This is Bristol
GLOUCESTERSHIRE captain Michael Klinger is promising to name a strong side to face Australia A in Bristol later this week. Rather than take the opportunity to rest players, some of whom have featured in all eight County Championship and seven Yorkshire ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 04:23:02 GMT
Councillor punched in row over 20mph zone - This is Gloucestershire
However, Mr Miskin, a diversity services director, said: "It is a compulsory zone. The parish council worked with Gloucestershire County Council. Quiet lanes are mandatory. Walkers take priority over horse riders, over cyclists and last of all come ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 05:32:26 GMT