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A f***ing thrill: How teenager described robbing Tewkesbury milkman and escaping in his milk float

A milkman on his early morning round was robbed of his milk float by a drug crazed teenager who threatened him with a commando style knife, a court heard.
Joshua Summerell, 19, of no fixed abode, initially demanded a bottle of milk from Kingsley Wright…

Inquest opens into death of Simon McDonnell after fatal HGV collision on A40 in Cheltenham

The inquest into the death of Simon McDonnell, who died on the A40 in Cheltenham last week, has been opened and adjourned.
Mr McDonnell, 27, died following a collision with a HGV in Benhall in the early hours of last Thursday.
The inquest in Gloucester…

LIVE: Delays and crashes plague M5 in Gloucestershire, Worcestershire and Bristol (and Ed Sheeran isn't helping)

There have been a series of crashes and incidents on the M5 in Gloucestershire today.
As well as a series of bumps, the usual Friday traffic is causing congestion and frustration for thousands of motorists heading south and north out of the county.
Whi…

Circus Vegas arrives in Gloucestershire with death-defying stunts that will have you on the edge of your seat

Expect glitz, glamour and daredevil stunts as Circus Vegas comes to Cheltenham this weekend.
The show is in Cheltenham until Sunday night and brings together performers from all over the world to celebrate 250 years of circus.
The ‘one-of-a kind’ perfo…

Council admits that sorted recyclables were processed as black bin waste

Recyclable waste that had been carefully sorted by Bradley Stoke residents for South Gloucestershire Council’s (SGC’s) regular weekly kerbside recycling collection has ended up in the residual waste (black bin) processing chain, the Journal can reveal…