‘Local News’ Category

News and events in and around Kingsway, Quedgeley, Gloucestershire.

KRA Meeting: March 23rd

Friday, April 22nd, 2016 by Clive

The Kingsway Residents’ Association held a public meeting on March 23rd at the Kingsway Community Centre. The minutes are now available HERE (and via the KRA Home Page: HERE). The meeting in brief: Buses Express coach service to Bristol, services to be extended to Huntsgrove, Stagecoach to launch new App’ [Continue Reading]

Shops Car Park Area

Sunday, April 10th, 2016 by sam ash

Does anyone else think the that the car park area off Rudloe Drive (chippy car park) is a poor design? When the car park is busy not only is it tight to get around when going in, but everyone regardless uses the disabled spaces or parks on the walkways and the [Continue Reading]

Thatcham Avenue Speed Limit

Monday, April 4th, 2016 by Clive

Several people have asked about the changes to speed limit signs on Thatcham Avenue in recent months, including yellowhouse who said (HERE): “Is it my imagination, or did there used to be 20MPH speed limit signs along Thatcham Ave, Brize Ave, etc? I can’t see them any more!” He’s right. [Continue Reading]

Gloucester Broadband Survey

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 by Clive

I had an Email from barker77 with a link to a survey from the City Council. “Gloucester Broadband Survey​ The Gloucester Broadband Survey is designed to give everyone living and working in Gloucester a chance to share their internet experience. In order to help us identify where the telecommunications provision [Continue Reading]

KRA Public Meeting: March 23rd 7:30pm

Monday, March 14th, 2016 by JoeL

Hi, Kingsway Residents’ Association is holding its next Public Meeting on Wednesday 23rd March at 7:30pm in the Kingsway Community Centre. Why not come along to find out what’s going on and if you have any questions on issues affecting Kingsway, we’ll do our best to try to answer them. [Continue Reading]

Easter Treasure Hunt

Sunday, March 6th, 2016 by Clive

The KRA is pleased to announce our forthcoming Easter Treasure Hunt: The event will take place on Saturday March 26th, starting at 2PM, outside the Kingsway Community Centre. Contestants will take a quiz sheet and follow directions around Kingsway, finding answers to clues as they go. The hunt should take [Continue Reading]

Gloucester MP surgery at Kingsway

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 by Richard Cook

Mr Richard Graham MP will be holding a surgery at Kingsway Community Centre on Friday 5th February between 6pm and 8pm. This will be an opportunity to discuss any issues or aspirations with Richard or other local representatives. To make an appointment call 501167 or Email jennie.dallimore@parliament.uk. Appointments will last [Continue Reading]

KRA AGM 2015

Friday, January 22nd, 2016 by Clive

The minutes from the KRA 2015 AGM have (finally) been published. This was a lively meeting attended by around 25 local residents and representatives from numerous local authorities and community groups and organisations, which discussed the following subjects: Reachout! Project Update (Est’ 2013, Reachout! aims to build relationships with youths [Continue Reading]

Bin Sin (Take them in)!

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 by Clive

Sam Ash recently posted HERE (and on facebook) about “Rubbish Bin Problems”, and I offered to look into it. Leaving bins out (Wheelie Bins, Wheeled Bins, Household Waste Bins, Black Bins, etc) on non-delivery days is an offence under the Environmental Protection Act 1990, and many UK councils have used [Continue Reading]

Rubbish Bin Problems

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 by sam ash

Can I ask how many people have problems with bins being left out on the streets and pathways? Am I the only one that walks around Kingsway and is surprised by the amount of bins that are just left out (some permanently)? How much effort does it take to move [Continue Reading]

 

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