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Beware: Lane closures on the A38 heading into Gloucester Image

Beware: Lane closures on the A38 heading into Gloucester

Parts of one of the main arterial routes into Gloucester will be closed for parts of the day next week to allow resurfacing work.

Is the Dunkerton empire expanding outside of Gloucestershire? Image

Is the Dunkerton empire expanding outside of Gloucestershire?

Is a swanky bar in one of Bristol’s best post codes the latest addition to the Julian Dunkerton hospitality empire?

£1,000 reward in police manhunt Image

£1,000 reward in police manhunt

Police have laid down a cash reward as they continue their search for a Cheltenham man - who they are warning members of the public not to approach.

Shares crash in the major firm that built Gloucester's transport hub Image

Shares crash in the major firm that built Gloucester's transport hub

A warning over profits caused the construction giant's shares to lose more than 40 per cent of their value within 90 minutes of markets opening this morning.

Find out if your business can benefit from GAINS coaching Image

Find out if your business can benefit from GAINS coaching

An event this Wednesday, 5 June, aims to promote the benefits of business coaching to high-growth SME's.

Business expert: Top eight questions for employers to ask candidates at interview Image

Business expert: Top eight questions for employers to ask candidates at interview

Being well prepared and posing the right types of interview questions will help your selection process significantly.

Airline launches first flights to Montpellier and Rhodes Image

Airline launches first flights to Montpellier and Rhodes

For those looking for a quick, easy and cheap city break or island getaway in the sun - we might have found the answer.

Police appeals after two separate assaults in Gloucester Image

Police appeals after two separate assaults in Gloucester

Two unrelated incidents took place over the weekend in Gloucester and officers are appealing for information.

British cricket exports bowl over international markets Image

British cricket exports bowl over international markets

As England took on – and beat - South Africa in the opening game of Cricket World Cup 2019 the Government chose to release figures showing an export market in “robust health”.

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Matalan are "outperforming the market"

The retailer have reported a growth in sales and profits for the past financial yea

Government minister speaks exclusively to Punchline-Gloucester.com Image

Government minister speaks exclusively to Punchline-Gloucester.com

Margot James MP, minister for digital and the creative industries, spoke exclusively to Punchline-Gloucester.com on the day she visited Gloucester to formally open UK:DRIC.

Brewery puts four prime Gloucestershire pubs up for sale Image

Brewery puts four prime Gloucestershire pubs up for sale

The four watering holes have been put on the market by Wadworth, who are looking to raise £1.75 million with the sales.

Gloucestershire MP joins the race to become Prime Minister Image

Gloucestershire MP joins the race to become Prime Minister

Mark Harper, the MP for the Forest of Dean joins Boris Johnson, Michael Gove and Sajid Javid in the race to succeed Theresa May in 10 Downing Street.

ProCook moves on to the high street as stores are rebranded Image

ProCook moves on to the high street as stores are rebranded

The Gloucester-based retailer has re-branded 13 of the Steamer Trading stores it purchased in January.

Ignore the signs saying June finish, A40 Golden Valley roadworks are delayed Image

Ignore the signs saying June finish, A40 Golden Valley roadworks are delayed

The signs STILL say the work is finishing in June - but the works to repair the bridge over the M5 is going to take longer than expected.

£650,000 investment for Gloucestershire manufacturing firm Image

£650,000 investment for Gloucestershire manufacturing firm

Significant investment for recycled fibreboard manufacturing firm could lead to £3million increase in turnover.

Public to be given preview of plans for new secondary school Image

Public to be given preview of plans for new secondary school

Community engagement events have been announced to display the proposed plans for a new secondary school in Cheltenham.

Artists selected to put Gloucester's Kings Square in the spotlight Image

Artists selected to put Gloucester's Kings Square in the spotlight

Two architecture, art and design studios have been appointed to help transform Gloucester's Kings Square.

Police appeal after knife-point robbery Image

Police appeal after knife-point robbery

The incident that saw money and cigarettes stolen, happened on Thursday morning.

Underlying profitability bolstered by multi-million pound investment Image

Underlying profitability bolstered by multi-million pound investment

A £13 million investment has helped ensure what a major Gloucester employer calls its “underlying profitability”.

'Gloucester will show the rest of the country the way on retail innovation' Image

'Gloucester will show the rest of the country the way on retail innovation'

The first Digital Retail Innovation Centre in the country has opened - in Gloucester.

Nightclub redevelopment could be on the cards Image

Nightclub redevelopment could be on the cards

A once popular Gloucester nightclub and pub could soon be redeveloped into 25 flats.

Travel for free in to Cheltenham to celebrate World Environment Day Image

Travel for free in to Cheltenham to celebrate World Environment Day

Travel into Cheltenham on World Environment Day will be free thanks to Stagecoach West.

Video produced to celebrate Gillman's 50th anniversary Image

Video produced to celebrate Gillman's 50th anniversary

Family firm Gillman’s are celebrating 50 years of serving the people of Gloucestershire.

Universities review recommends tuition fee cut  Image

Universities review recommends tuition fee cut

A review into post-18 education says the government needs to invest £1bn to close the skills gap, while also cutting tuition fees.

Federation of Small Business chief warns about unaffordable minimum wage rise Image

Federation of Small Business chief warns about unaffordable minimum wage rise

The Federation of Small Business has warned that increases to the national minimum wage must be affordable to smaller business.

Business expert: Employee welfare Image

Business expert: Employee welfare

Regular Business Boffin Cathy takes a look at how successful businesses have their employees' welfare at heart.

University granted one of country’s first policing licences Image

University granted one of country’s first policing licences

The University of Gloucestershire is one of the first in the country to be granted a licence by the College of Policing to deliver a degree in Professional Policing.

Businessmen launch platform to enable employees to tell employers how they feel Image

Businessmen launch platform to enable employees to tell employers how they feel

Trio of Gloucestershire-based entrepreneurs are enabling employees to tell their employers the truth about how they really feel at work.

New centre manager appointed at Gloucester Quays Image

New centre manager appointed at Gloucester Quays

The former manager of Cheltenham's Beechwood Shopping Centre has taken charge of Gloucester Quays

€100 billion asset fund agree sponsorship with Forest Green Rovers Image

€100 billion asset fund agree sponsorship with Forest Green Rovers

Luxembourg-based company, who are part of the New York Life Insurance Company have agreed a partnership with Gloucestershire football club.

How Julian Dunkerton turned £40 a week government allowance into his Superdry empire Image

How Julian Dunkerton turned £40 a week government allowance into his Superdry empire

In an interview with The Times Magazine, Julian Dunkerton and wife Jade Holland Cooper lift the lid on the glitz and glamour of their life in Gloucestershire.

Village pub on edge of the Cotswolds sold Image

Village pub on edge of the Cotswolds sold

A village pub which closed a year ago and went on the market for £365,000 has been sold.

New technical director at housebuilder Image

New technical director at housebuilder

An experienced technical director has joined a Cheltenham-based housebuilder.

Worst and best retailers on the high street named Image

Worst and best retailers on the high street named

One of the high street’s biggest names has been ranked as the worst among its peers by the respected consumer champion Which?.

Building society supports deaf person into employment Image

Building society supports deaf person into employment

Coventry Building Society are currently providing opportunities to three GEM Project participants with varying needs.

Council services protecting most vulnerable children still 'not good enough' Image

Council services protecting most vulnerable children still 'not good enough'

More than a year after being found to be 'seriously failing' Gloucestershire’s most vulnerable children the county council’s services are still “not yet good enough”.

Gloomy outlook from CBI survey Image

Gloomy outlook from CBI survey

Business conditions across the services sector continued to fall sharply in the three months to May, according to the latest quarterly CBI Services Sector Survey.

Fourth deal revealed in £20 million investment drive Image

Fourth deal revealed in £20 million investment drive

The fourth deal in an investment drive totalling £20 million has been revealed by a fast-growing Gloucestershire business.

Gloucester firm chosen by the Government as an Export Champion Image

Gloucester firm chosen by the Government as an Export Champion

A Gloucestershire success story is being featured in a government advertising campaign as an Export Champion.

'Major player' in Gloucester drug dealing operation jailed Image

'Major player' in Gloucester drug dealing operation jailed

A big-time Gloucester drug-dealer who went by the code name 'Enzo' has been caged for six-and-a-half years at the city crown court.

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