Gloucestershire

Council tax increase: Why am I paying the police so much?

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - 16 hours 16 min ago
A bigger portion of your council tax will go to police this year. But why? And what is it used for?
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Badger cull: Policing cost £3m in 2018

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 15:46
Badgers are being culled in a bid to stop the spread of bovine tuberculosis.
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Regent Arcade in Cheltenham wins £500k revamp appeal

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:27
The plan was refused last year after councillors said it would "spoil the high street".
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New homes built by Persimmon missing fire safety barriers

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 05:42
Persimmon Homes contacts more than 1,000 people over concerns about its timber-framed homes.
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PayPal urged to block essay firm cheats

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 02:11
Ministers call for payments companies to block essay writing firms, in a bid to beat university cheats.
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'Fleecehold': New homes hit by 'hidden costs'

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 00:02
Could your dream home cost more than you think? A growing number of new-build buyers warn it could.
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Two 24-hour drive-thrus for Bradley Stoke refused for second time

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 21:14
A McDonald's and a Starbucks had been proposed for Bradley Stoke.
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Bryony Frost column: Frodon ‘fairytale’ - I’ve watched Cheltenham race at least 30 times

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:59
In her second BBC Sport column, jockey Bryony Frost talks through her historic victory at Cheltenham - and how she celebrated at a motorway service station.
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Forest Green Rovers v Carlisle United

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Sat, 03/16/2019 - 09:58
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Forest Green Rovers and Carlisle United.
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Cheltenham Festival 2019: Al Boum Photo claims Gold Cup glory success

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 18:37
Al Boum Photo, ridden by Paul Townend, gives trainer Willie Mullins a first Cheltenham Gold Cup victory.
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Cheltenham Festival 2019: Sir Erec and Invitation Only suffer fatal injuries

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 18:25
Two horses - Sir Erec and Invitation Only - suffer fatal injuries on the final day of the Cheltenham Festival.
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Newport County v Cheltenham Town

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 12:03
Preview followed by live coverage of Friday's League Two game between Newport County and Cheltenham Town.
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Cheltenham Festival: Native River bidding to defend Gold Cup crown

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 23:41
On Friday, Native River will go for glory in the Gold Cup at Cheltenham, bidding to win the race for the second straight year.
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Cheltenham ready for Gold Cup showdown

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 22:34
Presenting Percy heads the 16 contenders hoping to land jump racing's showpiece contest the Cheltenham Gold Cup on Friday.
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Cheltenham Festival: Paisley Park lands Stayers' Hurdle success

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 17:57
Paisley Park triumphs in the Stayers' Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival for owner Andrew Gemmell, who is blind.
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Cheltenham Festival: Frodon and Bryony Frost win Ryanair Chase

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 17:04
Bryony Frost creates Cheltenham Festival history as she guides Frodon to Grade One victory in the Ryanair Chase.
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Cheltenham Gold Cup: Can you name the 10 previous winners?

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:34
Can you name the 10 previous Cheltenham Gold Cup winners? Or will you be felled by our made-up names?
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Cheltenham Festival: Paisley Park and his owner's remarkable journey

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:24
Paisley Park - the horse that nearly died - and his remarkable owner aim to win the Stayers' Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival.
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Route chosen for A417 Gloucestershire accident blackspot

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Thu, 03/14/2019 - 08:32
There have been a number of fatal crashes where the A417 near Gloucester becomes a single lane.
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Cheltenham Festival: How authorities are aiming to improve horse welfare

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/13/2019 - 17:31
BBC Points West goes behind the scenes at the Cheltenham Festival to see how horses are checked before they run.
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