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Factory workers help save Glaxo's bacon

A WILD BOAR PIGLET HAS BEEN SAVED BY WORKERS OF THE Suntory drinks factory in Coleford after its mother was killed.

The piglet, now around a month old, was living in shrub-land near to the employees’ and workers looked after it when they real... read on

THE eight minute target time for ambulances in rural areas is being scrapped - meaning people in the Forest will have to wait longer for an ambulance than those living in bigger towns and cities. read on...
A CANDIDATE who lost out in a recent by-election believes the democratic system failed - because no voting cards were issued and many people were unaware the election was even taking place. read on...
MUSICIAN John Slinger says he is alarmed that his former school is considering reducing the staffing levels of its music department - calling the decision an ‘act of cultural vandalism’. read on...
PATIENTS living near the Welsh border have had appointments and operations cancelled and been struck off waiting lists by a Bristol hospital trust over the alleged non-payment of bills by the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (ABUHB). read on...


Newent's 'unbelievable' fans are like a 16th man

NEWENT’S Green Army is heading back to Twickenham!

Last season’s National Junior Vase champs are going back to rugby HQ on Sunday May 4 for a National Senior Vase showdown with Yarnbury (1pm).... read on

MIDFIELDER Dale Evans has been named players’ player of the year at Cinderford Town.

George Lloyd received the supporters’ player of the year... read on

NEW Cinderford Town manager John Brough says he wants to bring the fans back to The Causeway by building a team that plays ‘quick, high tempo football... read on
COUNTY League clubs have voted emphatically to keep the traditional cricket tea.

At the recent league spring meeting, member clubs we... read on
COMBINATION Cups organiser John Wood believes club coaches are destroying the district’s traditional end of season competitions.

Las... read on



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