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EXCLUSIVE: Heating firm folds amid financial chill Image

EXCLUSIVE: Heating firm folds amid financial chill

Staff told to go home after difficult trading conditions.

British Gas site in Gloucester to become self storage business Image

British Gas site in Gloucester to become self storage business

The land off Horton Road was once home to a huge gasholder

Cheltenham £23.6m budget approved with 2.99% council tax rise Image

Cheltenham £23.6m budget approved with 2.99% council tax rise

Ruling Lib Dems said a "challenging savings strategy" was needed as Government funding is still outpaced by rising costs

Austin Design Works announces B Corp certification Image

Austin Design Works announces B Corp certification

Nailsworth-based Austin Design Works has become a Certified B Corporation™ (B Corp).

VIDEO: Charity celebrates 25th anniversary with networking lunch Image

VIDEO: Charity celebrates 25th anniversary with networking lunch

Gloucestershire-based blood cancer charity Linc had plenty to celebrate yesterday.

Business owner to stand trial for burglary and criminal damage near Cirencester Image

Business owner to stand trial for burglary and criminal damage near Cirencester

A man who runs a 'large company' in the building trade is to stand jury trial.

Public conveniences up for sale Image

Public conveniences up for sale

Former public toilets in a prominent location in Cheltenham town centre have gone on the market.

£1.2m Community Infrastructure Levy boosts district Image

£1.2m Community Infrastructure Levy boosts district

Funding from new home developments drives improvements across Stroud district.

Cotswold couple claimed benefits while earning £60,000 from breeding puppies Image

Cotswold couple claimed benefits while earning £60,000 from breeding puppies

A Cotswold couple defrauded the public by claiming full state benefits.

Woman jailed following spree of handbag thefts in Cheltenham and Gloucester Image

Woman jailed following spree of handbag thefts in Cheltenham and Gloucester

Georgina Willoughby had targeted several victims between December 24 and January 9.

Police urge business owners to be vigilant following a rise in cooking oil thefts Image

Police urge business owners to be vigilant following a rise in cooking oil thefts

A number of incidents have been reported across Gloucestershire.

Work starts on community and sports hub Image

Work starts on community and sports hub

Groundbreaking event marks start of construction of hub in Podsmead.

BCC: Recession expected to end  Image

BCC: Recession expected to end

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) Quarterly Economic Forecast has forecast weak growth for 2024 and 2025.

EXCLUSIVE: Cotswold furniture factory told it can stay Image

EXCLUSIVE: Cotswold furniture factory told it can stay

Four-year rule kills off potential planning action.

EXCLUSIVE: Secretary of State decides 350-home Shurdington Road appeal Image

EXCLUSIVE: Secretary of State decides 350-home Shurdington Road appeal

Miller Homes challenged Cheltenham Borough Council's refusal of the estate

Unlocked at last! Stroudwater's 'missing mile' is signed off Image

Unlocked at last! Stroudwater's 'missing mile' is signed off

Bulldozed heritage set for exciting restoration.

Fraudster avoided jail by lying about military service Image

Fraudster avoided jail by lying about military service

A Gloucester man conned his cousin, lawyer, probation officer and judge.

South West business confidence dips in February Image

South West business confidence dips in February

Business confidence in the region fell seven points to 31% in February.

Cirencester Friendly announces new director of customer experience Image

Cirencester Friendly announces new director of customer experience

Michelle's promotion to fill newly-created position.

85 new homes allowed on appeal Image

85 new homes allowed on appeal

Plans for new homes in Twigworth have been allowed on appeal to the Planning Inspectorate.

What small firms want from the Budget Image

What small firms want from the Budget

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has produced a Budget wish list for Chancellor Jeremy Hunt.

Chambers lead start to Local Skills Plans   Image

Chambers lead start to Local Skills Plans

Local Skills Improvement Plans (LSIPs) across England “are working and beginning to make positive differences for local employers”.

Cheltenham resident sentenced for council tax and benefit fraud Image

Cheltenham resident sentenced for council tax and benefit fraud

A Cheltenham woman fraudulently claimed over £7,500 in support.

Join the BIG Sleep at Berkeley Castle Image

Join the BIG Sleep at Berkeley Castle

Iconic event is being held to support homeless veterans.

Man robbed in Gloucester street Image

Man robbed in Gloucester street

The incident happened between the Docks and the city centre.

St James's Place swings to a loss Image

St James's Place swings to a loss

Cirencester-based wealth management firm St James's Place swung to a loss last year.

Gloucester solicitors firms merge Image

Gloucester solicitors firms merge

Gloucester-based Davies and Partners Solicitors has merged with Iacopi Palmer Solicitors.

Gloucester Sainsbury's redevelopment looks set to be approved Image

Gloucester Sainsbury's redevelopment looks set to be approved

The plans are due before Gloucester City Council on Tuesday.

North Place plans move a step closer Image

North Place plans move a step closer

A planning application for the redevelopment of North Place car park has been submitted to Cheltenham Borough Council.

EXCLUSIVE: Vital repairs needed at landmark Cotswold venue Image

EXCLUSIVE: Vital repairs needed at landmark Cotswold venue

Rotting basement at backdrop for BBC drama.

UPDATE: Latest on pay dispute at Suntory's Coleford factory Image

UPDATE: Latest on pay dispute at Suntory's Coleford factory

There's been a development in the pay dispute at Suntory's Ribena factory in the Forest of Dean.

Profit warning for Halfords Image

Profit warning for Halfords

Halfords has issued posted a profit warning, after its motoring, tyres and cycling business took a hit.

Former Tetbury town councillor accused of benefit fraud Image

Former Tetbury town councillor accused of benefit fraud

A former Tetbury town councillor has appeared in court today (February 28).

Investigation after person attended hospital with serious injury Image

Investigation after person attended hospital with serious injury

A person presented at hospital with an injury which is suspected to have been caused by a firearm.

Bus passengers injured in Gloucester Image

Bus passengers injured in Gloucester

The bus driver was forced to do an emergency stop.

Pride launches new Gloucestershire LGBTQ+ network Image

Pride launches new Gloucestershire LGBTQ+ network

Charity Pride in Gloucestershire is launching an employers’ LGBTQ+ inclusion network.

Hazlewoods advises on £18.1m business sale Image

Hazlewoods advises on £18.1m business sale

Hazlewoods Corporate Finance team has advised on the successful £18.1 million management buyout of Smart Numbers Ltd.

Budget: Stroud turns up the heat on empty homes Image

Budget: Stroud turns up the heat on empty homes

Ebley Mill cuts out a trim financial cloth.

Planning granted for 200 homes in Lydney Image

Planning granted for 200 homes in Lydney

Bellway house builder secures planning for a mix of homes for private sale and affordable housing in Lydney.

EXCLUSIVE: Sleepover spot for George Ezra set to grow Image

EXCLUSIVE: Sleepover spot for George Ezra set to grow

Historic railway hotel plans expansion.

Tesco opens new Stroud store Image

Tesco opens new Stroud store

Five Valleys adds new supermarket to its retail shopping centre.

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