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Gloucestershire v Worcestershire: Leaders win despite record stand - BBC News
Worcestershire moved closer to promotion by beating Gloucestershire by eight wickets, despite being held up by a record-breaking 10th-wicket stand. Coming together at 152-9, Craig Miles and Liam Norwell put on 137 to ensure the leaders had to bat again.Gloucestershire slide to eight-wicket defeat against Worcestershire at CheltenhamBristol PostGloucestershire beaten by Worcestershire inside three days despite Liam ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:20:20 GMT
Super ant colonies first seen in Gloucestershire spreading around the country - Western Daily Press
A “super ant”, first found in Gloucestershire, that forms colonies of thousands and causes fires because of its fatal attraction to electricity is spreading across the country. The Asian super ant, also known as the fire ant, was first identified in ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:18:43 GMT
Guest at a wedding in Gloucestershire drowned in a river - Gloucestershire Echo
A guest at a gay wedding drowned in a river at a hotel in Bibury after failing to show up to meet her partner for a hot tub, an inquest heard yesterday. Helen Jones, 49, was sharing the four-star hotel with her girlfriend Sarah French. But after the ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:04:07 GMT
Gloucestershire weather: Another scorcher with temperatures close to 30C ... - Gloucestershire Echo
Temperatures will hit close to 30C in Gloucestershire today as the county's hot spell continues. Mercury levels should rise to just north of 27C by late this afternoon following a bright, blue skied start. Meanwhile, things will feel warm very quickly ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:49:34 GMT
10 Things to do in Gloucestershire this Weekend July 25th-27th - Gloucester Citizen
1. Cheltenham Open Air Theatre is back again and it's the perfect weather for it. From Oliver Twist to the Tempest, there will be a range of theatrical genres to suit the crowds who can enjoy the weather and the peformance from the seats of the ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:22:12 GMT
Gloucestershire: More Flood Defences Planned - Heart
In June Gloucestershire County Council announced that within two years hundreds of local homes will receive flood protection allocating £758,000 to 13 different schemes to reduce the risk of flooding. Today the council announces further funding of £115 ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:21:48 GMT