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Hundreds say farewell to a great ambassador

THERE was standing room only at Westbury-on-Severn Parish Church for the final farewell to the Forest’s ‘great ambassador’ Councillor Norman Stephens, who died suddenly at the age of 63. Family and friends of the former chairman of the district coun... read on

THE vulnerable and elderly are being left isolated by the ongoing cuts to local transport. read on...
A COMPANY making windows and conservatories has been given planning permission to expand into an adjacent field. read on...
AROUND 40 people turned up to an inaugural meeting about turning Lydney Harbour into a valuable asset to the Forest of Dean community. read on...
MIDCOUNTIES Co-operative have asked to challenge the latest planning decision for a new Asda supermarket in Cinderford. read on...



Ex-Hartpury man lines up against Juve

IT's not often that you get to play against some of the world's best, but that's exactly what Hartpury College graduate Matt Smith did last weekend. Thirty-one-year-old Smith, who has been plying his... read on

THERE were euphoric scenes at Drybrook Rugby Club after alumni Ceri Large and Natasha Hunt secured the Womens Rugby World Cup for England in a 21-9 fi... read on
MANAGERLESS but buoyant – that’s how Newent Town chairman Kevin Mason describes the club as they look to emulate – and improve – on their highest ever... read on
FOREST Hills golfer Jamie Dick cemented his position as one of Europe’s top young talents with a fourth place finish at the England Under-18s Champion... read on
DRYBROOK girl Natasha Hunt was on the receiving end of a bad ‘tip-tackle’ during England Women’s opening World Cup win over Samoa in Marcoussis, Franc... read on


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