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Driving ban for woman three times over the drink-drive limit Image

Driving ban for woman three times over the drink-drive limit

A 27 year old woman was caught at the wheel while more than three times over the drink-drive limit on a busy Gloucester roundabout.

VIDEO Glos Lift Off: Event giving hope says Richard Graham Image

VIDEO Glos Lift Off: Event giving hope says Richard Graham

Richard Graham said he hoped the Gloucestershire Jobs, Skills and Apprenticeship Lift Off would help people get ahead of the curve in an employment "tsunami".

VIDEO Glos Lift Off: Perfect time to try apprentices insists Minister Image

VIDEO Glos Lift Off: Perfect time to try apprentices insists Minister

"Now is the time" is the simple message for anyone considering taking on apprentices from Apprenticeships and Skills Minister Gillian Keegan.

Paralympic champion Andy Lewis hangs up his blade Image

Paralympic champion Andy Lewis hangs up his blade

Lydney's Paralympic champion Andy Lewis has taken the decision to retire from sport to try something different.

CCTV images issued in connection with attempted robbery in Gloucester Image

CCTV images issued in connection with attempted robbery in Gloucester

Do you recognise this man that officers would like to identify in connection with an attempted knifepoint robbery at a shop in Gloucester?

Couple sentenced for repeated thefts from Newent building merchants Image

Couple sentenced for repeated thefts from Newent building merchants

A Newent couple who repeatedly stole from a building supply company in the town have been sentenced.

Keep Britain Tidy: Forest of Dean lends support to litter heroes Image

Keep Britain Tidy: Forest of Dean lends support to litter heroes

Keep Britain Tidy’s Great British September Clean - the national campaign which encourages more of us to get involved in keeping litter off our streets and out of the environment - launches today (11th September).

Police warn keyless car owners to protect their vehicles from theft Image

Police warn keyless car owners to protect their vehicles from theft

Police are warning keyless car owners to be vigilant after the county has seen numerous reported thefts over recent months.

Gloucestershire Day saluting coronavirus heroes Image

Gloucestershire Day saluting coronavirus heroes

A new event is being inked into the local events calendar this month to honour the efforts of people who went the extra mile in Gloucestershire during the coronavirus pandemic.

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

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

The latest important news and updates from across Gloucestershire as the coronavirus crisis continues.

Gloucester's latest redevelopment plans take a step forward Image

Gloucester's latest redevelopment plans take a step forward

Plans have been submitted to Gloucester City Council for new flats and retail place on Market Parade in the city.

Cheltenham Task Force mapping road to recovery Image

Cheltenham Task Force mapping road to recovery

Diane Savory will chair a task force of council and business figures designed to lead Cheltenham's economic response to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

This is what the new Gloucester Railway Station could look like Image

This is what the new Gloucester Railway Station could look like

New images have been released showing what the railway station could look like once redevelopment work is complete.

Deal charges up Delphi to drive electric change Image

Deal charges up Delphi to drive electric change

Delphi Technologies has secured its second largest power electrics deal which will support the next generation of electric vehicles.

Gloucester Rugby welcome back fans for Quins clash Image

Gloucester Rugby welcome back fans for Quins clash

Gloucester Rugby fans will be able to watch their team in person on Monday for the first time since the resumption of the season - but only 1,000 of them.

Book your place for Jobs Lift Off Image

Book your place for Jobs Lift Off

The last few places for jobseekers are available to be booked for tomorrow's Gloucestershire Jobs, Skills and Apprenticeships LiftOff.

Online sales up at Dixons Carphone Image

Online sales up at Dixons Carphone

Online sales across Dixons Carphone more than tripled while stores were closed this year, with a 14 per cent rise in like-for-like electrical sales.

Appeal for information after 13 cars are damaged in Cheltenham Image

Appeal for information after 13 cars are damaged in Cheltenham

Police officers in Cheltenham are appealing for information following reports of vehicles being damaged in Charlton Kings on Saturday afternoon.

Changes to policing in Gloucestershire announced Image

Changes to policing in Gloucestershire announced

Officers have announced changes to policing in the county that they hope will mean a better service for the public.

Community grants for mental wellbeing get the GloW ahead Image

Community grants for mental wellbeing get the GloW ahead

To mark World Suicide Prevention Day, Gloucestershire Suicide Prevention Partnership is announcing the launch of GloW (Gloucestershire Wellbeing) Community Grants.

Freemans ditch catalogue in rebranding Image

Freemans ditch catalogue in rebranding

Freemans has ditched its long-standing catalogue as it looks to turn itself into a "vibrant digital department store".

Exams ruined by injuries caused by knife Image

Exams ruined by injuries caused by knife

A journalism student was unable to complete her shorthand after she was slashed on the hand by Jamie Byles in Cheltenham, a court heard.

Gloucester business scoops £4.25m investment Image

Gloucester business scoops £4.25m investment

Cattaneo Corporate Finance has advised Gloucester-based Avantis Systems on a £4.25m private equity investment from Key Capital Partners.

Sainsbury's urged to reconsider Gloucester shop closure Image

Sainsbury's urged to reconsider Gloucester shop closure

The decision to shut the Gloucester city centre branch of Sainsbury's has been met with dismay by customers and leading business figures.

Minister to launch LiftOff with Kickstart call Image

Minister to launch LiftOff with Kickstart call

Employment Minister Mims Davies will launch the Gloucestershire Jobs, Skills and Apprenticeship LiftOff by encouraging employers to take advantage of the Government's Kickstart scheme.

Cheltenham solicitors assist Gloucestershire Airport in taking off Image

Cheltenham solicitors assist Gloucestershire Airport in taking off

BPE Solicitors has advised Gloucestershire Airport on a Local Growth Capital Funding Agreement, which will facilitate the extension of Anson Business Park.

Free digital doctor service for Cirencester Friendly members Image

Free digital doctor service for Cirencester Friendly members

Cirencester Friendly, the Cirencester-based mutual, has announced that it will provide a 24/7 GP service for its income protection members.

Cargo service takes off at Gloucestershire Airport Image

Cargo service takes off at Gloucestershire Airport

Gloucestershire Airport has welcomed its first cargo operator to meet an urgent need for a new venue for urgent automotive and just-in-time logistics.

Council tallies up cost of coronavirus Image

Council tallies up cost of coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic looks likely to cost Cotswold District Council more than £1million.

Man sentenced after pleading guilty to attempted burglaries in Tewkesbury Image

Man sentenced after pleading guilty to attempted burglaries in Tewkesbury

A man has been sentenced after pleading guilty to several attempted burglaries in Tewkesbury.

New CEO for Cirencester charity Image

New CEO for Cirencester charity

The Churn Project, which supports young families and people at risk from isolation and loneliness in Cirencester and the surrounding area, has appointed a new chief executive officer.

Sainsbury's to shut Gloucester city centre shop Image

Sainsbury's to shut Gloucester city centre shop

Sainsbury's is to shut its supermarket in the city centre, placing jobs at risk and leaving a hole in part of Northgate Street.

Lucozade Ribena Suntory changes name Image

Lucozade Ribena Suntory changes name

One of the best-known manufacturing names in Gloucestershire is changing as part of a global rebrand.

Severn Trent impressed by processing trial results Image

Severn Trent impressed by processing trial results

Seven Trent Water has trialled a fresh way to treat sewage quicker and cheaper at its treatment works in Newent - using plastic discs.

Arsenal star Bellerin buys into Forest Green Rovers philosophy Image

Arsenal star Bellerin buys into Forest Green Rovers philosophy

Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin has become the second largest shareholder at League Two football club Forest Green Rovers.

Cleeve Hill Golf Club closing as tenants pull out Image

Cleeve Hill Golf Club closing as tenants pull out

Golf will come to an end at Cleeve Hill next year after 130 years with its tenants ending their stay at the end of March.

Travis Perkins getting back on its feet  Image

Travis Perkins getting back on its feet

While profits have fallen at Travis Perkins, Britain’s largest distributor of building materials, stores in Gloucestershire are starting to get back on their feet.

Halfords sees bicycle sales surge through lockdown Image

Halfords sees bicycle sales surge through lockdown

British cycling and motor parts retailer Halfords has reported a rise in sales through the coronavirus pandemic, helped by a surge in demand for its cycling products.

Positive outlook for JD Sports Image

Positive outlook for JD Sports

Britain’s biggest sportswear retail JD Sports said it has been encouraged by its performance since stores reopened following coronavirus restrictions.

"It's good to be back" at Lilian Faithfull

Day guests have been reunited with staff after Lilian Faithfull Care reopened its two day care hubs.

Designs unveiled for Brockworth school Image

Designs unveiled for Brockworth school

Plans have been revealed for a proposed special school in Brockworth.

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