‘Local News’ Category

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

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]

Stagecoach Failed Local Residents

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015 by sam ash

I’m disgusted with the way that local residents have (literally) been left out in the cold by Stagecoach – during this weekend especially – the bus services have been unsatisfactory. With the city’s “Victorian Christmas Market” going on the Waterwells Park and Ride has been overrun. The service could not [Continue Reading]

KRA AGM – 23/11/2015

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 by Clive

Please join us for our 2015 AGM, to be held on: Monday 23rd November at 7:30PM at the Kingsway Community Centre (Committee Room). We will discuss our achievements this year and our plans/intentions for the next 12 months. We have invited Andy Smith (QUVL/Kingsway Developers), Niall Jones (Reachout!), Andy Jarrett [Continue Reading]

Kingsway Halloween 2015

Monday, November 2nd, 2015 by Clive

Once again local residents and children out-did themselves for the Kingsway 2015 Halloween celebrations! Hundreds (possibly thousands) of local kids and parents were out and about in Kingsway, taking advantage of the huge number of local residents who had decorated their houses to attract little monsters and dish out sweets [Continue Reading]

Doggy DooDoo

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 by ghdoug

If your doggy does a “doo doo”, do what you should do with it. Please pick it up and deposit their “doo doo”, in one of the many receptacles provided for doggy waste on our estate. Their is no excuse, there are many “doo doo” disposal points, but sadly there [Continue Reading]

Art Scam Hits Kingsway

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 by MS PC Repairs

I just wanted to warn everyone in Kingsway about a scam that has done the rounds tonight 3rd October 2015: A young man and his colleague both from Israel will gladly and very charmingly show you some lovely oil paintings. They will claim these paintings are worth a lot of [Continue Reading]

Wendling Road Junction

Monday, September 28th, 2015 by lane

Just a general observation but it’s starting to really annoy me lately: At the end of Wendling Road where it joins Boulmer Avenue there is a junction where you have to stop if you want to turn left or right. The junction was painted a while ago but due to [Continue Reading]

 

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