Category: Gloucestershire

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…

Raiders strike at Bristol Street Motors next to Aldi store in Gloucestershire and try to steal safe

Raiders tried to make off with safe from a car showroom in Gloucestershire.
They struck at Bristol Street Motors in Hayden Road, Cheltenham, next to an Aldi supermarket.
Police said it is believed the burglars forced their way into the premises at arou…

Another Tesco car park brawl goes viral as row over parent and child parking space explodes

This is the moment a row over use of parent and child parking spaces at Tesco escalates into swearing and attempted violence – all captured on film.
The video, which contains strong language and can be watched above , was filmed at a store in Ely, Camb…

Twelve die in series of crashes in just four weeks causing heartbreak in and around Gloucestershire

There has been a terrible toll on roads in and around Gloucestershire in the past four weeks with 12 people losing their lives in reported collisions.
Among the eight separate fatal crashes, four people died in two separate collisions on a rural road l…

Lee Rigby charity fraudster ordered to pay back seven times less than he took

A fraudster who failed to hand over more than £20,000 raised for the son of murdered soldier Lee Rigby has been ordered to pay back a little over £3,000 in compensation.
Gary Gardner was jailed for two and a half years in September for two counts of fr…

Fatal crash claims life of second Gloucestershire man as death toll on stretch of road hits four in one day

A second man from Gloucestershire has died following a fatal accident just across the border in West Oxfordshire.
The man, in his 30s, had been seriously injured in a collision between the red Citroen C4 he was driving and a white Volkswagen Tiguan on …