‘Local News’ Category

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

A38 Cross Keys Roundabout Closure (Sept 2016)

Sunday, September 18th, 2016 by Clive

Recently received from AMEY PLC: Dear Sir/Madam, A38/B4008 Cross Keys Rbt, Hardwicke – Our reference: 22006293 We will shortly be undertaking carriageway resurfacing works at the above location. The work is programmed to take place from the 26th Sept till the morning of the 30th September (4 nights). The road [Continue Reading]

Dangerous and Nuisance Motorbikes

Friday, September 16th, 2016 by Jeff Morgan

Hi, I am a resident of Farnborough Close and am getting sick and tired of the constant motorbikes using the cut through between Kingsway and Tuffley. This is not only just during the day but is all hours of the night as well. Within the last few weeks the level [Continue Reading]

Home-Start Volunteers Course

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 by Michelle

We have a few more spaces available for parents, grandparents or people with parenting experience to join us on our (free) Volunteer Training Course. The course starts on Thursday 22 September [10AM to 2:30PM] at Quedgeley Village Hall (free parking available to rear) and runs for 10 sessions – from [Continue Reading]

Local Anglers & Angling Clubs near Kingsway

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 by Johnboy

I thought it would be interesting to add a thread where local anglers can chat and help find local Angling in the area. I have found some places to fish locally and will add links to their websites below. If any local Anglers know of more places worth fishing, or [Continue Reading]

Lorries & Coaches Parking Overnight

Monday, August 22nd, 2016 by sam ash

I was wondering if anyone else has noticed the increase in parking of arctic lorries and coaches overnight around the area? It is mainly along the Rudloe Drive / Naas Lane area. This is happening almost every night now; there are more and more of them arriving, I suppose as [Continue Reading]

Bus Route Changes (66 Service)

Monday, August 15th, 2016 by Clive

Stagecoach recently issued the following Email: Bus Services to and from Quedgeley Route & Timetable Changes from Sunday 4th September 2016 From 4th September we’ll be making changes to our local buses in Kingsway and Quedgeley. On Service 12 we’ll be making minor timing changes to improve our punctuality. We’ll [Continue Reading]

Adult Education Courses at Severnvale School: 2016

Monday, August 15th, 2016 by Clive

Severnvale School are running adult education (evening) courses in Maths & English starting in September 2016: (Click image for full-sized .pdf document)

Home-Start coming to Quedgeley and Kingsway

Monday, August 15th, 2016 by Clive

I would like to introduce Home-Start, a national charity based in Stonehouse, who support families with young children aged 0–5 years and expecting mothers. We do this with the help of our outstanding volunteers who are parents themselves and have completed our training course. We have been awarded some funding [Continue Reading]

Creative Group for Carers

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 by Roger Hare

A Kingsway resident who cares for someone with dementia, would like to start up a regular ‘creative’ get-together for others in the same circumstances… Painting, drawing, writing, poetry, etc. If you’d like to know more please contact Roger at ‘Carers Gloucestershire’ in the first instance – he’s helping to get [Continue Reading]

Green Space Maintenance and Waste Bins

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 by Stuart Elliott

In the previous 3 years that we have live in Kingsway Village, all the green spaces have been well maintained and the Waste Bins were plentiful and regularly emptied. This year, the green areas are a disgrace. I complained to the local councillor who said that she was chasing the matter [Continue Reading]

 

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