Category: Gloucester

This near miss with a truck has sparked change to 'dangerous' cycle path

Improvements will be made to the layout of a road near Bristol after a cyclist was nearly knocked from his bike by a Tarmac lorry.
The shocking near-pass was caught on camera on the A38 Gloucester Road near Almondsbury in South Gloucestershire on Tuesd…

Squeezed out: Cheltenham bar and restaurant reveals reasons behind bombshell decision to close

Customers were shocked when Cheltenham’s Wild Beer at Jessop House revealed that it would be shutting up shop.
The venue’s unexpected announcement seemed to suggest that there were a multitude of reasons behind the closure.
And now the venue has reveal…

Coroner declares horror crash on M5 which left five dead was caused by punctured tyre

A crash on the M5 which resulted in the deaths of five people was caused by a tyre blow out, a coroner has ruled.
A lorry suffered a puncture before it crossed a central reservation and into the path of oncoming traffic, an inquest at Avon Coroners Cou…

Injured man arrested as A40 partially blocked due to two-vehicle accident

A man was arrested after an accident caused traffic problems on the A40 near Gloucester.
A lorry and a pick-up truck were involved in a collision at Huntley, near the B4216 Newent Lane.
The A40 was partially blocked because of the crash.

The locati…

UPDATED: M5 and M4 crashes causing delays in Gloucestershire, Worcestershire and Bristol

M5, M4 and A417 updates
M4 – GLOUCESTERSHIRE – EASTBOUND – BRISTOL
One lane closed and queueing traffic due to accident on M4 Eastbound from J20 (Almondsbury Interchange) to J19 M32 (Bristol). Congestion to J21 (M48 interchange), M5 J18 (M49 interchang…