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Remembrance fortnight

DURING this Remembrance fortnight please pop some monies into the poppy box found at the village stores/post office and local pubs.

If you need the wooden crosses for family graves or a car/ van poppy please give Pat the local PAO a call on 770385.

Free donations

THE Royal British Legion women's section is now registered with easyfundraising, which means you can raise free donations for the organisation every time you shop online.

Over 4,000 shops and sites will donate to RBLWS when you use easyfundraising to shop with them - at no extra cost to yourself!

These donations really mount up and make a big difference, it only takes a moment to sign up.

It's completely free.

Solar Farm consultation

YOU are invited to attend an online webinar and Q&A session on Tuesday, November 10, at 6pm given by Aura Power about the Kemble Solar Farm Public Consultation.

The proposed site is on land southwest of Kemble and northwest of Chelworth.

To register your interest to attend online please go to

For anyone who is unable to attend live, the event will be pre-recorded and available to view afterwards on the website via the link provided above.

If you do not have access to the internet please contact Aura Power who can send info by post phone 01172141971 .

Disruption on Pheasant Hill

THERE will be some disruption on Pheasant Hill Kemble from November 2 until November 6 when work will be done to improve safe pedestrian access to the railway station between the exit pathway from the playing field to where it joins Pheasant Hill down to the corner of the turning into the railway station feeder road.

Update to blood tests at Cirencester Hospital

RESIDENTS please note - outpatient appointment blood tests Cirencester Hospital update.

From November 1, Glos Health and Care NHS Trust will be providing blood tests for patients aged 16 and over, whose consultant orders one.

Patients will be able to book their appointment by telephoning 03004216215 Monday - Friday 9am - 3pm.

There are plans to extend the service further and details will be provided in due course.