The price of a paid school meal will increase to £2.36 from Monday April 16th 2018. The County Council reluctantly have to increase the selling price of a meal due to the increases in the national living wage paid to school catering staff and the inflationary costs of food, materials and transport during the last twelve months.
A vehicle was seized following a joint operation between police and trading standards last week (Thursday 8th), but the driver got a free lift to custody after a large amount of fake tobacco was found.
The 'Beast from the East' and 'Storm Emma' have given Gloucestershire's roads a battering, with the most extreme winter weather conditions seen in the county for many years. 'Operation Road Rescue' will be concentrating on fixing the roads that have major damage caused by the recent severe weather.