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Councillors give go-ahead for homes plan

Councillors have given outline planning permission for new homes and student accommodation in Gloucester.

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Property sector urged to unite to end homelessness - NEW COMMENT

A professional body is calling on the South West's land, property and construction sectors to collaborate to help end rising homelessness.

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CCTV appeal after serious assault in Cheltenham

CCTV images have been released after a serious assault in Cheltenham over the weekend.

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New Peter Rabbit coin attracts high volumes of demand

Collectors were queuing up today to get their hands on the first in a new set of coloured 50p coins featuring characters from Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit series.

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EU vote blamed for retirement home company's fall in profits

McCarthy & Stone, the retirement home builder, has blamed the Brexit vote for a fall in profits but says the future outlook is much brighter.

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Time is running out to express interest in running iconic attraction

The deadline is fast approaching to put forward plans for the future of a historic arts and entertainment venue in Gloucestershire.

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Cookes Café expands into new premises in Gloucester

An ambitious husband-and-wife team have invested thousands of pounds in a new venture in the centre of Gloucester.

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VIDEO: King’s Walk Bastion re-opens

Gloucester City Council is re-opening the King's Walk Bastion for public tours from this month.

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Cut price supermarket chains continue to eat into UK grocery market

Discount stores Lidl and Aldi have grown to take a record 11.7 per cent share of the UK grocery market collectively

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Ambitious plans mapped out as retail sales rise by 38 per cent

An online fashion retailer wants to become the "world's number one destination for fashion-loving 20-somethings".

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Amazon taps into the businesses-to-business market

E-commerce giant Amazon has launched a new service aimed at the business market.

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Fast-growing business organisation determined to drive change

The Association of Gloucestershire Business Groups is ready to build upon the progress it has made in the past six months.

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Planners set to discuss major new homes plan

Plans for new homes and student accommodation in Gloucester will come before city councillors for a decision tomorrow.

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'Changes are adding to upfront cost of doing business' - COMMENTS

A leading business organisation has fired a warning at the start of the new tax year about the "raft of changes" affecting UK companies.

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Want to save money for your business? New scheme may help

Cheltenham businesses are set to save hundreds of pounds on their running costs in a new scheme being run by Cheltenham Business Improvement District (BID).

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Sophisticated attempt to hide illegal tobacco is revealed by trading standards

Thousands of pounds of illegal tobacco was discovered hidden inside a remote-controlled secret chamber.

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Lloyds launches micro-bank branches

Lloyds Bank is reducing the size of hundreds of its branches, it is reported by the BBC.

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Bogus roofers con elderly woman out of more than £1,000

Police are seeking witnesses after two men defrauded an elderly Hartpury woman into paying more than £1,000 for roofing work that was never carried out.

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New nuclear power station is on target creating thousands of jobs

Work on building the new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point C is gathering pace.

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Centre for vulnerable women wins backing from Ministry of Justice

A VIP paid tribute to the Nelson Trust Women's Centre during a visit to its base in Gloucester.

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VIDEOS: Landmark moment for ground-breaking redevelopment project

A major milestone was reached today for a multi-million pound scheme to turn derelict land into a car park at one of the busiest commuter hubs in Gloucestershire.

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Co-ordinated approach pays off at showpiece racing event

A crackdown on drunkenness, illegal taxi drivers and ticket touts during the Cheltenham Festival proved a big winner, according to organisers.

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'My invention could be in billions of homes and businesses across the world'

A Gloucestershire man is hoping to raise millions of pounds for charity thanks to a new toilet-cleaning invention.

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What's On: Top names announced for Cheltenham Science Festival

An international cast of top scientists, performers and big thinkers has been announced for this year's Cheltenham Science Festival.

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New man in charge tipped be 'real asset' to business and brand

Hotel du Vin Cheltenham has announced the appointment of a new general manager to drive the business forward.

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First cyber security start-ups graduate from unique GCHQ cyber programme

A first-ever GCHQ-backed programme for cyber security start-ups has been hailed as a major success.

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Independent law firm is backing major visitor attraction

WSP Solicitors is the named sponsor of an summer celebration inspired by the history and heritage of Gloucester.

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Lucy Craddock found safe and well

Stroud woman Lucy Craddock has been found safe and well.

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Officers searching for missing 18-year-old Lucy Craddock in Stroud

Officers are concerned for the welfare of a missing 18-year-old woman from Stroud.

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Be prepared: Road closure in place for a fortnight

Motorists have been warned to expect delays while a road in Gloucestershire is closed for more than two weeks.

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Builders fined over £9,000 following trading standards investigation

Misleading advertising and a failure to give cancellation rights has landed a building firm in court.

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'Upcoming pay rises will put inevitable pressure on businesses'

Increases to the minimum wage taking effect on Saturday will directly benefit up to 2.3million workers, according to the Low Pay Commission.

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Business leaders call for 'grown-up dialogue' over Brexit talks

A leading business organisation has demanded "answers to practical questions, not political posturing" during the upcoming Brexit negotiations.

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Farmer appears in court on animal welfare charges

A Gloucestershire farmer has received a suspended prison sentence and banned from keeping farm livestock for 10 years.

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Ambitious team bolsters its sales force

A Stroud-based food business has signalled its intention to grow further with the appointment of a new sales executive.

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New moves to crack down on contactless card fraud

A financial watchdog wants increased security measures to stop fraudsters using contactless payment cards.

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High street fashion store reports a fall in profit

H&M’s profits have fallen, however the drop is less than expected.

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Can motorists pay for parking with new coins?

Important information has been issued today in response to concerns over whether car parking meters are able to accept new one pound coins.

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Your chance to support vital cancer support services

Fundraisers for Macmillan Cancer Support are inviting Gloucestershire businesses to help raise enough money to fund two new Macmillan professionals.

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Give disabled a chance in the workplace says MP

A Gloucestershire MP says it is time to help more disabled people find employment and the chance of a career.

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Tourism hotspot wins cash injection for new project

A £1.3million scheme to transform a visitor attraction in Gloucestershire has received a significant boost from the National Lottery.

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