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Big news for county’s cyber future at CyNam Image

Big news for county’s cyber future at CyNam

There were three big announcements on the future of cyber at an online CyNam event last night (10th June).

Forest businesses to get more support to help them reopen safely Image

Forest businesses to get more support to help them reopen safely

While the reopening of the economy continues, Forest of Dean District Council is continuing to work with the HSE, offering help and advice on the safest operating procedures for local businesses.

£1million in grants to boost ambitious Stroud plans for carbon neutral district Image

£1million in grants to boost ambitious Stroud plans for carbon neutral district

Funding to help breathe life into a new community and make old buildings fit for a carbon neutral future has been secured by Stroud District Council.

Police issue warning about 'Nottingham Knockers' Image

Police issue warning about 'Nottingham Knockers'

Police are warning Gloucestershire residents to be vigilant against 'Nottingham Knockers'.

BPE writes chapter for Financial Technology Law Review Image

BPE writes chapter for Financial Technology Law Review

Sarah Kenshall, partner and head of fintech at BPE Solicitors, has written the UK chapter for the Financial Technology Law Review 2021. 

Drug dealer walks free from court Image

Drug dealer walks free from court

An impassioned speech from a 22-year-old drug dealer to a judge helped him to walk free.

New role for Gloucester MD to get his teeth into! Image

New role for Gloucester MD to get his teeth into!

After 25 years at Prima Dental Group, the company's Managing Director is taking on a new role as Executive Chairman, focussing on future strategy.

Game on! 180 Club is launching in Cheltenham Image

Game on! 180 Club is launching in Cheltenham

The Fire Station in Cheltenham will reveal its spectacular new addition, 180 Club, on Thursday, July 1.

Cynam virtual event: Last chance to sign up! Image

Cynam virtual event: Last chance to sign up!

CyNam’s latest virtual event takes place this evening (10th June) and it’s not too late to sign up.

Warning over delaying end to lockdown Image

Warning over delaying end to lockdown

Delaying the end of lockdown would ‘materially slow’ the economic recovery, a leading business group warns.

Ambitious sustainability targets for Kingfisher Image

Ambitious sustainability targets for Kingfisher

Kingfisher is looking to improve its sustainability credentials with some ambitious new carbon reduction targets.

Card retailer swings to big loss Image

Card retailer swings to big loss

Card Factory has recorded losses of over £14 million for the year to 31st January.

Commercial property market growth prediction Image

Commercial property market growth prediction

The commercial property market could see returns increase by 6.4% in 2021, report predicts.

£119k to support victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence Image

£119k to support victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence

Even more support will soon be available to victims and survivors of sexual violence and domestic violence in Gloucestershire.

Injunction secured against man behaving inappropriately towards members of the public Image

Injunction secured against man behaving inappropriately towards members of the public

Cheltenham Solace has secured an injunction against a man who has been behaving inappropriately towards members of the public.

Punchline Talks – June 11 line-up revealed Image

Punchline Talks – June 11 line-up revealed

This week's invigorating instalment of Punchline Talks will get our blood pumping.

Ecotricity completes Electric Highway sale Image

Ecotricity completes Electric Highway sale

Stroud-based Ecotricity has confirmed the sale of Electric Highway, the world’s first national charging network for electric cars, to GRIDSERVE.

New bistro aims to tempt with pastries and farm shop Image

New bistro aims to tempt with pastries and farm shop

A new bistro, bakery and farm shop is aiming to tempt with its fresh bread and croissants and locally sourced produce.

Have your say on boundary changes Image

Have your say on boundary changes

The Boundary Commission for England has published proposals for new Parliamentary constituencies for Gloucestershire from 2023.

Ministers reveal new date for introducing 'no fault divorce' Image

Ministers reveal new date for introducing 'no fault divorce'

In what is dubbed as the “biggest reform of divorce law in 50 years”, married couples will be able to divorce without blame as of 6th April next year.

MP continues his fight for 'Freedom Day' Image

MP continues his fight for 'Freedom Day'

Gloucestershire MP Mark Harper is continuing his fight for 'Freedom Day' on June 21.

Vaping profits light up lockdown Image

Vaping profits light up lockdown

A year of lockdowns saw more people take up vaping, if sales by British American Tobacco are anything to go by.

Tik Tok demand and romance scamsters - the year online Image

Tik Tok demand and romance scamsters - the year online

Ofcom publishes its research into what Brits got up to online in the 'unprecedented year' of 2020.

Warning after scammers pose as RSPCA and target woman with missing dog  Image

Warning after scammers pose as RSPCA and target woman with missing dog

The woman had shared information about her missing dog online and it’s believed that the scammers took advantage of this.

A year's profits in three months for lender Image

A year's profits in three months for lender

A lender to small regional businesses, with a branch in Gloucestershire, has announced record profits.



Coronavirus LIVE Updates: The latest news from across Gloucestershire on Friday, June 11 Image

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: The latest news from across Gloucestershire on Friday, June 11

The ongoing coronavirus situation is changing by the hour.

Gloucestershire mobile speed camera locations for June 2021 Image

Gloucestershire mobile speed camera locations for June 2021

The Camera Enforcement Team (CET) have been visiting as many of the sites as possible to act as a reminder to drivers.

 Owners warn 'no show' diners hurt Gloucestershire restaurants Image

Owners warn 'no show' diners hurt Gloucestershire restaurants

Gloucestershire pubs and restaurants are facing an increase in no-show customers who have made online bookings but don’t turn up.

Vitruvius strengthens senior team as Gloucestershire gears up for growth Image

Vitruvius strengthens senior team as Gloucestershire gears up for growth

Vitruvius Management Services has recruited a top Gloucestershire business investment expert as it plans for major post-pandemic growth.

Lucozade producer invests £6m to support recycling its bottles Image

Lucozade producer invests £6m to support recycling its bottles

Suntory Beverage and Food Great Britain & Ireland (SBF GB&I) is investing £6m to support the recycling of its bottles by renovating the packaging of its Lucozade brand.

Blackfinch Group hires dedicated ESG manager  Image

Blackfinch Group hires dedicated ESG manager

Gloucester-based investment and asset management firm, Blackfinch Group, has appointed a new ESG manager.

Bank of England warning on digital currencies Image

Bank of England warning on digital currencies

New digital currencies, taking the place of cash, could pose a risk to financial stability, the Bank of England warns.

Ted Baker forecasts big losses Image

Ted Baker forecasts big losses

Fashion retailer Ted Baker is expected to unveil a £65 million loss after sales plummeted during the pandemic.

New homes for older people in line for top award Image

New homes for older people in line for top award

Tanners Piece in Nailsworth has been shortlisted as a finalist for Best Older People's Housing Development by the Inside Housing Development Awards.

25-29-year-olds to be invited for jabs  Image

25-29-year-olds to be invited for jabs

Around 2.7 million people in England aged 25-29 will receive a text message from the NHS in the next few days, inviting them to book their Covid-19 vaccination.

Man responsible for deaths of puppies banned from owning animals Image

Man responsible for deaths of puppies banned from owning animals

A 25-year-old man who crammed puppies into small cages in a van has been banned from owning, keeping or transporting animals.

Gloucestershire mobile coronavirus testing unit locations in June 2021 Image

Gloucestershire mobile coronavirus testing unit locations in June 2021

An important part of minimising and managing any future spread of Covid-19 is the speed at which people can be tested and isolation measures put in place, should an outbreak occur.

Hairdresser raises £2,670 with 24-hour cutathon and cyclathon Image

Hairdresser raises £2,670 with 24-hour cutathon and cyclathon

Haircuts were on offer for night owls and early birds as a hair salon owner held a 24-hour cutathon in aid of local medical charity Cobalt.  

Small business confidence rises but lockdown fears remain Image

Small business confidence rises but lockdown fears remain

Small businesses in the UK are increasingly confident they can grow and drive recovery, though many still fear the ongoing impact of Covid restrictions.

St. Modwen Logistics completes trio of lettings Image

St. Modwen Logistics completes trio of lettings

St. Modwen Logistics has announced a major new lettings at St. Modwen Park Gloucester, as well as two at St. Modwen Park Stoke South.

Evans Jones: Building for the future Image

Evans Jones: Building for the future

Surviving three recessions, and a global pandemic, Cheltenham-based Evans Jones is stronger than ever and ready to embrace the next 50 years.

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