• Driver spots 'lynx' big cat by Uley woods

    A WOMAN has described seeing a lynx in Uley woods on Friday night. Kasia from Nailsworth was making her way home after work at around 10.20pm. She drove past the Crown pub in Uley, and then came to the bottom of Crawley Hill where there is

  • Thornbury's winning run ended by Lydney

    By Dave Fox Thornbury 17 Lydney 18 Thornbury lost skipper Sam Poustie to an eighth minute injury but battled back to take the lead only to lose to a late penalty. The game was switched to the second team pitch where Thorns overcame a 10-0 deficit

  • Thornbury and Yate MP Luke Hall expenses revealed

    Thornbury and Yate MP Luke Hall cost the taxpayer around £243,000 last year, new figures reveal. Figures from the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority show the Conservative MP's total business costs for the 2020-21 financial year were

  • West of England Metro mayor set to receive £20K pay hike

    The West of England metro mayor is set to receive a £20,000 pay hike over four years – about 30 per cent – to exceed the salary of an MP. An independent remuneration panel is recommending a £5,000 rise every year for the next four years, on top

  • Escape room attraction opens in Dursley

    AN ESCAPE room has launched in Dursley. Called The Heist, it is located in Parsonage Street. For the uninitiated, an escape room is a venue where a group of people work together to solve puzzles to find a way out of a locked room before the