These photos of Stroud’s recent past were taken on a sunny summer day in June 2004 by Matt Bigwood during a flight in a light aircraft.
The most obvious changes are to the former bus station area in Merrywalks.
Stratford Park Leisure Centre and the swimming pool resplendent in the summer sunshine.
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