• Police appeal after incident in Cirencester

    OFFICERS are hoping to reunite a sapphire and diamond ring that could be of sentimental value to its owner. It was among jewellery found in the possession of a convicted burglar who was arrested in Cirencester on 28 July this year. The 28-year-old

  • Sporting star to open new cafe at popular attraction in area

    RUGBY World Cup winner-turned-chef Phil Vickery will unveil a brand-new café at Birdland Park & Gardens next week. The former front row favourite at Gloucester, who has since a burgeoning foodie career after winning Celebrity Masterchef in 2011

  • IN MEMORIAM: Death notices in the Standard this week

    The Wilts And Gloucestershire Standard has published 3 death notices in the last 7 days. Every week, the Wilts And Gloucestershire Standard publishes death notices and funeral announcements from the families of loved ones who have passed away.