Petition says 'slow your speed'


People living by the Fosse Way near Bourton have launched a petition calling for slower speeds along the busy road.

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Turn the volume down!


An action group has published the findings of a new survey which show that thousands of people are fed up with noise from the area’s busiest road.

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“I’ve never marched before’, said Tim

Like a million others, on March 23rd I marched for a People’s Vote.

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Last week Cllr Paul Hodgkinson saw his motion on the school funding crisis unanimously pass the county council chamber, with all councillors recognising the loss of more than £11 million of real term funding cuts. 

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Show us your potholes!

Gloucestershire Liberal Democrats have launched their new campaign, “Show us you potholes”.

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Reverse the recycling centre cuts!


All county-run recycling centres are now closed one day a week on the following days:

  • Tuesdays: Fosse Cross (Cirencester) and Oak Quarry (Coleford)
  • Wednesdays: Pyke Quarry (Horsley near Stroud) and Wingmoor Farm (Bishops Cleeve)
  • Thursdays: Hempsted (Gloucester).
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Old A40 set to re-open


After 4 years left closed due to a land slippage, a Cotswolds road has been given the chance for a brand new lease of life. Paul and Northleach resident Tony Dale have both been lobbying for the Old A40 to be re-opened.


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Marching for a People's Vote


On Saturday Cllr Paul Hodgkinson joined an incredible 700,000 people marching on Parliament, all there to demand a People’s Vote on the terms of the Brexit deal. It was the biggest demonstration since the Iraq War 15 years ago.

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Primary School gets big expansion


A primary school in the Cotswolds has been celebrating a major expansion.

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New proposal to get Old A40 reopened


After 3 years left of being closed due to a land slippage, the Old A40 near Northleach has been given the chance for a brand new lease of life. A proposal by Highways would see traffic being allowed through in one new lane near to the slippage area whilst the rest of the road would have two way traffic.

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