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Supermarket giant quitting the town

TESCO has pulled out of plans to build a major new store in Coleford town centre.
Construction work to build the new 10,000sq feet retail store got underway earlier this year and four units at Pyart Court were demolished.
The company also s... read on

MEMBERS of FANS (Five Acres Not For Sale) have welcomed the possibility of Gloucestershire College’s campus staying put in Coleford. read on...
A DISABLED Cinderford man. read on...
THE Secretary of State will decide whether 200 new homes are to be built on land at Allaston Road in Lydney. read on...
ANGRY traders in Cinderford are ligting up their own shop fronts. read on...



Ex-Lydney skipper signs for All Golds

BRETT Scriven has switched codes to try his luck at rugby league.
Scriven – a key figure in Lydney’s promotion charge last season – will play for the University of Gloucestershire All Golds in Ki... read on

CHARLOTTE Dujardin, the queen of world dressage, has been named Sunday Times & Sky Sports Sportswoman of the Year.
The 29-year-old from Newent won... read on
CINDERFORD’S Jason Morgan had a fraught weekend on the national section of Wales Rally GB, but he and Adie Williams managed an incredible fight back t... read on
CINDERFORD Rugby Club has brought in a coaching consultant to work with the club until the end of the season.
Nic Corrigan has been appointed le... read on
THE mother of 14-year-old Harry Selwyn-Phillips, who fractured his neck while playing rugby, said she was ‘overwhelmed’ after a fun day in her son’s h... read on


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