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New A-Star Sports franchisees deliver the perfect mix for sport and children

A-Star Sports, the multi award-winning sports coaching company, has once again expanded its geographical reach with the selection of two dedicated professionals to run the Cheltenham and Cotswolds franchise.

University of Gloucestershire Research to Help King Penguins

Staff and students from the University of Gloucestershire are hoping to help secure the future of King penguins in captivity.

Cotswolds MP Presents Award to Winner of Christmas Card Design Competition

MP Presents Award to Winner of Christmas Card Design Competition
 
Cotswolds MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown visited Bourton-on-the-Water Primary School last Friday (10 December 2010) to present a gift voucher during the school’s assembly to Megan Butler, aged 10, for designing the MP’s Christmas Card.

Art in the Cotswolds at Lower Slaughter, Gloucestershire

Wednesday 28th April to Tuesday 4th May 2010
Lower Slaughter Village Hall, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL54 
10am till 6pm daily.
Open Day on Wednesday 28th with drinks and nibbles
Paintings, Ceramics, Jewellery, Stained glass, Woodturning and Pottery  

A doll's house on a grand scale!

An opportunity to acquire a fine Cotswold manor house at a fraction of the price

A 1:12th scale model of one of the finest houses in the Cotswolds, the Listed Grade II Bourton House at Bourton-on-the-Hill, Gloucestershire is to be sold at Chorley’s on Saturday 24th April, estimate  £2,000-3,000. 

Steve Edwards goes to Luton for his last marathon of 2009 and a total of 493!!

On Sunday 6th December 2009 Steve Edwards went down to Luton to run his 34th Marathon and last in 2009 and his 493rd Marathon overall!!
He has now run 430 of his World Record attempt to run 500 Marathons by 2012, all in under 3 minutes 30 seconds. Well done Steve.

Steve was again running for Bourton Roadrunners with race number 277. 

Steve Edwards goes up North for the Newcastle Town Moor Marathon and comes Second

Steve went up North on Sunday 22nd November 2009 to run in the  Newcastle Town Moor Marathon.

Steve Edwards goes to Ireland to run his first marathon under his new world record targets

On Sunday 30th August 2009 Steve Edwards continued his world record challenge by going to Ireland to compete in the Longford Marathon.
Longford is situated in the Irish Midlands and County Longford lies in the Shannon Basin and the upper catchment area of the River Erne.


Steve was wearing race number 271 and here is his race report:-

Steve Edwards rewrites his 2012 World Record challenge

In 1988, Steve Edwards, from Moreton in Marsh, had a dream and embarked on a lifetime challenge to run 500 marathons in an average finish time of less than 3hrs 20min (200 minutes) and thus claim the record 'fastest 500 marathons run by an individual'.

Steve Edwards goes across the water for Marathon 481 and defends his V45 title

Steve Edwards from Moreton-in-the-Marsh completed Marathon Number 481 on Sunday 9th August 2009 by going across the water to compete in the SalClear Isle of Man Marathon.
This Marathon is organised by the IOM Veteran Athletes Club and is run on the Manx Northern Course starting and finishing in Ramsey.

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