Overheard during the last month...
‘Miss Cotswolds saved her family from house fire aged nine.’
After learning the basics of fire safety from a Brownie course, Courtney Taylor – now holding the title of the first ever Miss Cotswolds – was able to get her family to safety, and had the honour of receiving a national Children of Courage award from Prince Harry – Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
‘Meghan Markle & Prince Harry ‘want to be left alone’ and stay in Cotswolds to avoid scrutiny.’’
The couple are said to spend as much time as possible in the Cotswolds rather than London to avoid being seen, and who can blame them. There’ll always be a safe haven for you both here – Daily Express
‘In a move that he would later regret, PCSO #Charlie9251 asked PC #Crawfs1588 to cuff him to see what it felt like. After photos had been taken and a few hours had gone by, he was released. #Everydaysaschoolday’
Policing is, of course, a serious matter, but Cotswolds Police’s Sarah Crawford has a jape with a colleague when she ‘misplaces’ the key to her handcuffs – via Twitter