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Lloyds announces new overdraft rates Image

Lloyds announces new overdraft rates

Lloyds is the latest bank to announces changes to its overdraft rates - and the City regulator said that seven out of 10 bank customers will be better off or unchanged as a result.

World-famous high-flying star is guest of honour at aviation fans wedding Image

World-famous high-flying star is guest of honour at aviation fans wedding

When you are a major fan of all things aviation there probably are not too many better places to stage your wedding celebrations.

Mortgage levels highest in a decade Image

Mortgage levels highest in a decade

The number of mortgages approved last year was the highest since 2009.

Cotswold venue splashes out £100k on spa face lift Image

Cotswold venue splashes out £100k on spa face lift

Upmarket De Vere Cotswold Water Park has revealed the extent of its investment in the refurbishment of its Spa6 - including a complete transformation of the gym.

Cheese thief banned from every ASDA and Aldi in Gloucestershire after shoplifting spree Image

Cheese thief banned from every ASDA and Aldi in Gloucestershire after shoplifting spree

A cheese thief has been banned from every ASDA, every Aldi and all branches of the Coop in Gloucestershire after pleading guilty to a series of shoplifting offences.

Cotswold shop could become flats Image

Cotswold shop could become flats

Plans are afoot to convert a former antiques shop in Stow-on-the-Wold into apartments.

Apology demanded over Marketing Gloucester bailout Image

Apology demanded over Marketing Gloucester bailout

Councillors are demanding that the former leader of Gloucester City Council apologise for the financial collapse of Marketing Gloucester.

Gloucester man charged with attempted murder following city centre stabbing Image

Gloucester man charged with attempted murder following city centre stabbing

Police have confirmed that one of two victims to a suspected stabbing is in a stable condition as a 29-year old man remains in police custody in relation to the incident.

10,000 retail jobs lost in 2020 Image

10,000 retail jobs lost in 2020

January isn’t even over yet, but already nearly 10,000 retail jobs have been lost in the UK since the start of the year.

Cheltenham man sentenced with forensic evidence from two burglaries Image

Cheltenham man sentenced with forensic evidence from two burglaries

A Cheltenham man has been sentenced for two burglaries that he was linked to following forensic enquiries.

Thumbs up for housing development on fields next to picturesque Gloucestershire village Image

Thumbs up for housing development on fields next to picturesque Gloucestershire village

Permission has been granted for a new development of nine new homes to be on the edge of a picturesque Cotswold village.

Jobs at risk at frozen food chain Image

Jobs at risk at frozen food chain

Iceland has launched a review of its management structure, which could put hundreds of jobs at risk.

Fourth care home acquired by Stroud-based group Image

Fourth care home acquired by Stroud-based group

Family-run care home business, JAMMAC Group, has added a fourth home to its growing portfolio of residential care facilities.

New arrival at Cheltenham Brewery Quarter as centre reveal record footfall figures Image

New arrival at Cheltenham Brewery Quarter as centre reveal record footfall figures

American street food will be on offer from the latest new restaurant to open at Cheltenham’s Brewery Quarter.

Living above the shop in Cheltenham Image

Living above the shop in Cheltenham

Under-used storage space is about to be converted into highly desirable residential accommodation on the upper floors of Cheltenham’s Radley store on the Promenade.

BBC to turn spotlight on incredible work of Gloucestershire charity Image

BBC to turn spotlight on incredible work of Gloucestershire charity

The incredible work of one of Gloucestershire's unsung charities is about to be told - as the BBC sets up a studio to share some of the residents' amazing stories.

Gloucester Quays gives developer confidence for replica scheme Image

Gloucester Quays gives developer confidence for replica scheme

Doubters may have said the rebirth of Gloucester Quays would never happen, but now the multi-million pound project is inspiring confidence in more redevelopment.

Planned railway bridge will be the first stage towards building a new Gloucestershire town Image

Planned railway bridge will be the first stage towards building a new Gloucestershire town

The expansion plans for Tewkesbury show no signs of relenting.

From zero to multi-million pounds business – this family firm is Completely Motoring Image

From zero to multi-million pounds business – this family firm is Completely Motoring

Just over a decade ago Rob Ayland was starting again from scratch in the motoring trade – and last night he paid tribute to the next generation leading what has become a multi-million pound operation.

Councils set to bare their teeth in bid to deliver Cheltenham Cyber Central scheme Image

Councils set to bare their teeth in bid to deliver Cheltenham Cyber Central scheme

With the public consultation into the planned cyber central development in Cheltenham well underway, the two local authorities behind the plan are preparing to bare their teeth.

Tayntons sporting lunch at Gloucester Rugby raises more than £2,000 for charity Image

Tayntons sporting lunch at Gloucester Rugby raises more than £2,000 for charity

The Kingsholm event (taking place right now if you are reading this shortly after 1pm) is raising money for cancer support charity Maggie's in Cheltenham.

International London event honours Gloucestershire fleet services business Image

International London event honours Gloucestershire fleet services business

Sometimes it just takes a little nudge and you discover a successful business making great waves in its industry which you had never heard of.

Relaunch is a hub of activity Image

Relaunch is a hub of activity

A relaunch for an all-ability Activity Hub in Gloucestershire has been hailed a resounding success by the organising partners.

Cheltenham business earns nod of approval from Prime Minister Boris Johnson Image

Cheltenham business earns nod of approval from Prime Minister Boris Johnson

The work of a Cheltenham business have been praised by Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the House of Commons.

Gloucestershire school girl wins national competition for cutting carbon emissions Image

Gloucestershire school girl wins national competition for cutting carbon emissions

A Gloucestershire school girl has won a national competition after cutting carbon emissions for her family.

New use for Lloyds Bank in Nailsworth will be filling a gap in the market Image

New use for Lloyds Bank in Nailsworth will be filling a gap in the market

Stroud District Council have approved plans for a change of use for the old Lloyds Bank.

Police appeal after fatal traffic collision near Lydney Image

Police appeal after fatal traffic collision near Lydney

A man in his 50s died after his vehicle collided with a tree near Lydney on Thursday evening.

Huge 850 home development WILL be built on outskirts of Gloucestershire town Image

Huge 850 home development WILL be built on outskirts of Gloucestershire town

The government have permitted a new village to be built, after a Gloucestershire local authority declined to give planning permission.

New boss appointed to Marketing Gloucester as staff enter consultation Image

New boss appointed to Marketing Gloucester as staff enter consultation

Dust still clouds still have still not settled around Marketing Gloucester, but emerging from the recent storm is news of a new boss - and an axe hanging over the future of all its staff.

Business behind new Docks hotel for Gloucester revealed Image

Business behind new Docks hotel for Gloucester revealed

After a battle between what is understood to be as many as 50 firms, a preferred bidder to convert three Gloucester Docks warehouses in a hotel has been revealed.

Plans revealed for multi-million-pound heritage building skills centre Image

Plans revealed for multi-million-pound heritage building skills centre

A new building skills centre specialising in all things heritage could be given the go-ahead later this year at a Gloucestershire college.

Stroud campsite pitches business expansion plans Image

Stroud campsite pitches business expansion plans

Thistledown Farm has proved a huge success amongst campers since it opened nine years ago.

Victory for Victim Support services in Gloucestershire Image

Victory for Victim Support services in Gloucestershire

Victim Support is to continue delivering support services for victims of crime in Gloucestershire, after winning back a key contract.

WARNING: 40 mile diversion through Gloucestershire and Herefordshire due to roadworks begins tonight Image

WARNING: 40 mile diversion through Gloucestershire and Herefordshire due to roadworks begins tonight

If you want to drive from Gloucester to Hartpury this evening then you had better check your fuel levels.

Prolific 'chocolate and cheese' shoplifter escapes jail sentence Image

Prolific 'chocolate and cheese' shoplifter escapes jail sentence

A prolific shoplifter has today appeared in court for the second time in three weeks and received a suspended jail term for his latest spate of offending in Gloucester, Stonehouse, Quedgeley and Hardwicke.

Police chase down thieves after they strike at Cirencester business Image

Police chase down thieves after they strike at Cirencester business

Police apprehended four men following a high-profile chase across Gloucestershire yesterday afternoon following a burglary at a Cirencester business.

New facial treatments launched by ever-expanding Cheltenham beauty salon Image

New facial treatments launched by ever-expanding Cheltenham beauty salon

A leading Cheltenham hair and beauty salon has branched into facial rejuvenation with the launch of a range of treatments.

£1 billion worth of deals revealed by Gloucestershire firm Image

£1 billion worth of deals revealed by Gloucestershire firm

Demand continues to grow for a county business whose expertise has seen it involved in £1 billion worth of deals in 2019.

VIDEO: Giants of engineering draw crowds to training showcase Image

VIDEO: Giants of engineering draw crowds to training showcase

It was another successful event last night for those behind one of the most respected engineering training operations you could hope to find.

The Mike Burton Group appoints chief commercial officer Image

The Mike Burton Group appoints chief commercial officer

The Mike Burton Group, one of the world's leading commercial sports ticketing businesses, has announced the appointment of a new chief commercial officer.


King's Quarter redevelopment is 'vital' to transforming the city centre, say Gloucester retailers Image

King's Quarter redevelopment is 'vital' to transforming the city centre, say Gloucester retailers

Gloucester’s retailers have thrown their emphatic support behind the £85million scheme that will see the King’s Quarter of the city transformed.

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