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Motor racing on public roads gets green light

Could a motorsport championship join the growing list of showpiece events to be staged in Gloucester?

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Plans announced to convert football ground into space for housing

Ecotricity today revealed its plans to create almost 100 new homes on the site of Forest Green Rovers' current ground.

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Mobile speed camera locations revealed for April 2017

The locations of the county's mobile speed cameras in April have been announced by the Gloucestershire Road Safety Partnership.

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Hazlewoods appoints new partner

Hazlewoods, the Gloucestershire based accountants and business advisers, have appointed a new partner.

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Willans LLP celebrates its 70th year

One of Gloucestershire's leading law firms, Willans LLP, is toasting its 70th anniversary this month.

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What benefits will the new Business Improvement District bring to Gloucester?

Details have been announced of the advantages the proposed new Business Improvement District (BID) will bring to Gloucester.

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Forest holiday resort gets £3million boost

A family woodland resort has been re-launched after a major revamp of the site near Lydney.

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Slimmed-down Yellow Pages is sign of times - NEW COMMENT

Long gone are the days when the Yellow Pages would arrive and it would be packed with phone numbers and large enough to act as a doorstop.

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Travel hubs keep High Street stalwart moving in right direction

A long-established bookseller and stationer has today reported an increase in profits thanks to a rise in sales at its shops at airports, railway stations and service stations.

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Trust offers to help amid questions over future of historic venue

An organisation that already manages a number of high-profile venues in Cheltenham has thrown its hat into the ring to save the Stroud Subscriptions Rooms.

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County council chief tops list of region's high council earners

The chief executive of Gloucestershire County Council received the biggest remuneration package of any local authority employee in the South West in 2015-16.

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Sale of final units marks major milestone for scheme

A significant landmark has been reached in a bold 20-year development on the edge of Gloucester.

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Evening road closures are announced

Resurfacing work on a popular route into Stroud is set to get under way.

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New retail figures fail to impress industry experts

A leading retail organisation has described the latest sales figures as "underwhelming" after they declined for three months in a row for the first time in six years.

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Record profits for retailer as "athleisure" craze grows

JD Sports Fashion has reported a record 81 per cent increase in profits thanks to the growing popularity of sports leisure wear for recreational as well as sports activities.

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Henson piglets compete to top popularity poll

Easter bunnies will get a run for their money as the spring holiday animal of choice this weekend as 24 miniature Henson piglets will be going on tour.

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Come and tour our distillery, say gin siblings

Sibling Distillery is throwing open the doors of its new premises with some new gin tours.

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Winston's Wish charity links up with bank

Winston's Wish, the Cheltenham-based charity for bereaved children in the UK, has announced a one year partnership with OneSavings Bank.

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Sold! Deal is struck after months of negotiations

Uncertainty over the future of a landmark building in Gloucestershire has finally been resolved.

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Green light for road improvement scheme

Microsurfacing improvement work is now under way on a selected number of roads in Gloucestershire.

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Building work begins on major city development

Construction work started today on a key £55million development in Gloucester.

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New crackdown on fly-tippers and litter louts

Fly-tippers may be forced to clear up the mess they have created under tough new Government measures.

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Retailers face crunch Easter trading weekend

Easter is set to provide under-pressure retailers with a much-needed boost, according to new research.

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Days of traditional banking 'are numbered'

Banking as we know it is finished, according to the boss of one of the world's largest independent financial advisory organisations.

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Business is booming for hotel chain

One of the UK's leading hotel brands has today revealed that it is attracting more business customers than leisure guests for the first time.

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Investment in people helps college strike gold

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College has been recognised as one of the best organisations in the UK for the way it supports its employees.

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Major investment in new production space will create jobs

Gloucestershire manufacturer Prima Dental is investing £3million in a facility at its UK base in Quedgeley.

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Which business has finished top of a consumer survey?

A Gloucester-based company has been named the most trusted home insurer for the second year running.

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Retirement village and care home to boost employment

A development in Stratton, near Cirencester, is predicted to bring more than 75 jobs to the town.

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What's On: Celebrate International Gin and Tonic Day with a gin-inspired afternoon tea - NEW COMMENT

If you're partial to a refreshing G&T, Hotel du Vin has the perfect menu to mark the occasion.

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Springfest brings Easter fun and excitement to Gloucester Quays from this weekend, April 8

Springfest bursts into life at Gloucester Quays from tomorrow, Saturday, April 8, bringing two weeks of fun, thrills and fantastic entertainment for all the family.

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Multi-million pound landmark is reached by business organisation

A Gloucestershire networking group is celebrating after £3million of business passed between its members.

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Late payments threaten the lifeblood of UK's economy

Late and unfair payment terms are undermining small and medium sized enterprises, the Small Business Minister Margot James has warned.

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Health watchdog calls for tighter control of vaping shops

Almost nine out of 10 vape retailers have either knowingly or unwittingly broken regulations over the sale of e-cigarettes, according to a new public health report.

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Gloucestershire towns earmarked for more bank closures are named

A leading business organisation has expressed fresh concerns after a major bank announced the closure of four of its branches in Gloucestershire.

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'It does seem a marvellous business model if you can get away with it'

Self-employment contracts in the gig economy have been slammed as "gibberish" by a committee of MPs.

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Trustees pledge £625,000 to support canals restoration - NEW COMMENT

The Canal and River Trust is backing the bid to reconnect Stroud to the national canal network, it has been announced.

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Opportunity to be included in city festival brochure

Event organisers are being invited to promote themselves during a major summer festival in Gloucestershire.

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VIDEO: Latest plans for Eco Park are revealed - COMMENTS

Stroud-based green energy company Ecotricity has today unveiled new concept designs for a proposed state-of-the-art sports and green technology centre.

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Ecclesiastical appoints new non-executive director

Gloucester-based Ecclesiastical Insurance Group has appointed Andrew McIntyre as a non-executive director.

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Ex-GCHQ chief will take the stage at Gloucestershire Business Show

A former GCHQ director and the ex-marketing boss of one of the UK's top tourist attractions will be guest speakers at the 2017 Gloucestershire Business Show.

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