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Major Forest of Dean employer wins bid to expand its base Image

Major Forest of Dean employer wins bid to expand its base

One of the top 10 biggest employers in the Forest of Dean parliamentary constituency has seen its bid to extend its Maisemore base approved by planners.

Cotswold business park development could create 60-plus jobs Image

Cotswold business park development could create 60-plus jobs

Sixty six new jobs could be created after planners approved a development for six new business units and two new restaurant, takeaway or coffee shops in Cirencester.

Gloucestershire-born businessman runs for US president Image

Gloucestershire-born businessman runs for US president

A multi-millionaire Forest of Dean-born businessman has thrown his name into the hat for the United States of America's presidential campaign.

New owners for Stroud Subscription Rooms Image

New owners for Stroud Subscription Rooms

Stroud’s iconic Subscription Rooms have been handed over to new owners today, marking an historic moment for the landmark entertainment venue.

Highly-skilled Forest of Dean workforce praised at business breakfast Image

Highly-skilled Forest of Dean workforce praised at business breakfast

The highly-skilled workforce of the Forest of Dean have been praised by some of the biggest employers in the district.

Town centre ban for Cheltenham man who pretends to be homeless Image

Town centre ban for Cheltenham man who pretends to be homeless

A man who pretends to be homeless to beg outside shops in Cheltenham has been served with an anti-social behaviour injunction.

Balaclavas gang brandishing crowbars hit business Image

Balaclavas gang brandishing crowbars hit business

A gang wearing balaclavas and brandishing crowbars and baseball bats has raided a Cheltenham business.

County Council makes plea for more money for schools Image

County Council makes plea for more money for schools

Gloucestershire County Council is united in its demands for more money to be ploughed into the county’s schools.

Event season to close by asking, what is the future of farming? Image

Event season to close by asking, what is the future of farming?

A season of events championing technological innovation in agriculture will culminate in a show-case two-day event at the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester next week.

Closing date for Gloucestershire business awards is tomorrow! Image

Closing date for Gloucestershire business awards is tomorrow!

Companies keen to enter one of Gloucestershire’s premier business awards should act with urgency - the closing date is upon us.

140 homes approved for Cheltenham town centre Image

140 homes approved for Cheltenham town centre

Approval has been granted for 140 homes on a two-acre site near the centre of Cheltenham.

A share of £675 million fund could change city centre Image

A share of £675 million fund could change city centre

Plans to transform Gloucester could be given a significant financial boost - if the city centre wins a share of a £675 million Future High Streets Fund.

Five jailed after

Five jailed after "calculated attack" in Redmarley

Five men have been jailed for their involvement in a targeted aggravated burglary following a complex investigation by Gloucestershire Constabulary.

New editor and new look for Gloucestershire newspapers Image

New editor and new look for Gloucestershire newspapers

Former editor returns in a reshuffle of staff, while the papers introduce "soothing" blue highlights.

New Cotswold care home given go ahead Image

New Cotswold care home given go ahead

Planners have given the green light for a new care housing scheme to be built in a Cotswold market town.

Law firm reveals six new faces Image

Law firm reveals six new faces

Six new signings have been revealed by a Gloucestershire law firm as a result of “sustained growth”.

£50,000 investment for historic harbour Image

£50,000 investment for historic harbour

A grant of £50,000 has been won to help repair and refurbish an historic Gloucestershire harbour.

Gloucestershire firm agrees landmark sponsorship deal with England's Women's football team Image

Gloucestershire firm agrees landmark sponsorship deal with England's Women's football team

A landmark deal has seen a Gloucestershire company become one of the first dedicated sponsors of The Lionesses.

High Street 'pain' continues with slowest sales reported since 2017 Image

High Street 'pain' continues with slowest sales reported since 2017

Retail sales have fallen for the fourth successive month with the figures for March showing the fastest contraction since 2017.

Junction 10 of the M5 Motorway could be two-way by 2024 Image

Junction 10 of the M5 Motorway could be two-way by 2024

Gloucestershire County Council has applied for funding for a new motorway junction and new link road to Cheltenham.

One of the jewels of Gloucester Quays saved from administration Image

One of the jewels of Gloucester Quays saved from administration

One of the jewels of the Gloucester Quays has been saved from closure after being bought by a well-known high street chain.

Tewkesbury is officially a Garden Town - and will celebrate by building 10,000 new houses Image

Tewkesbury is officially a Garden Town - and will celebrate by building 10,000 new houses

Tewkesbury has won its bid to become a Garden Town with the government approving a £750,000 funding boost for the future development of the borough.

Police appeal after man threatened with a knife in Cheltenham Image

Police appeal after man threatened with a knife in Cheltenham

Police in Cheltenham are investigating an incident in which a man was threatened with a knife during an attempted robbery in the St Marks area.

Gloucester firm in touch with the next generation of technology Image

Gloucester firm in touch with the next generation of technology

Gloucester printer, copier and scanner suppliers elmrep are launching an addition to their product range that is set to take the company into a whole new area of technology supply.

Win a meal at the Ivy to treat mum on Mothering Sunday Image

Win a meal at the Ivy to treat mum on Mothering Sunday

A family-run Cheltenham estate agents have issued a challenge to find Gloucestershire’s greatest mum – and reward her with a three-course meal at the Ivy Montpellier Brasserie.

Albanian man jailed after Cheltenham cannabis factory raid Image

Albanian man jailed after Cheltenham cannabis factory raid

A 44-year-old Albanian man who tried to flee a 'large scale' cannabis factory that he had been looking after in Cheltenham was jailed for twenty months today.

First 2019 tee times booked for Business in Gloucestershire Golf Society Image

First 2019 tee times booked for Business in Gloucestershire Golf Society

The Business in Gloucestershire Golf Society will make its comeback at Tewkesbury Park Golf Club later this year

Star names confirmed for first ever Cheltenham International Film Festival  Image

Star names confirmed for first ever Cheltenham International Film Festival

The films of Mike Leigh will be celebrated at the first Cheltenham International Film Festival.

If you refuse to clean up after your dog - The Pooper Snooper will be on to you Image

If you refuse to clean up after your dog - The Pooper Snooper will be on to you

A new app created in partnership with the University of Gloucestershire is highlighting the problem of dog mess.

College wins two national awards Image

College wins two national awards

The college has won two prestigious national awards for its work with young people with complex disabilities and learning difficulties.

Legal challenge to incinerator reaches fundraising milestone Image

Legal challenge to incinerator reaches fundraising milestone

A fundraising campaign to pay for a legal challenge to Gloucestershire County Council’s incinerator has reached a fundraising milestone.

Huge new housing development proposed in Cheltenham Image

Huge new housing development proposed in Cheltenham

A new housing estate containing 250 homes could be built close to the site of the former GCHQ base at Oakley

New business unveils multi-million pound headquarters Image

New business unveils multi-million pound headquarters

A new company is about to launch from a purpose built headquarters at Staverton following a multi-million pound investment.

Does your company have the brightest brains in Gloucestershire? Image

Does your company have the brightest brains in Gloucestershire?

Some of Gloucestershire's brightest brains will be battling out in the name of charity later this week.

Resurfacing work underway at Stroud car park Image

Resurfacing work underway at Stroud car park

A Stroud town centre car park will remain open while resurfacing work is carried out on the top two levels during the next six weeks.

Majestic Wine stores under threat Image

Majestic Wine stores under threat

Majestic Wine could close stores, as it focuses more on its premium online wine business.

Farming students swap southern Africa for Cirencester  Image

Farming students swap southern Africa for Cirencester

Six post-graduate students from Angola have joined the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester.

Robots and Ribena on the menu for business breakfast Image

Robots and Ribena on the menu for business breakfast

Growing a business in 2019 and beyond is the focus of Thursday's business breakfast at the Gloucestershire College, Forest of Dean Campus

Clean up the Cotswolds - and earn £500 Image

Clean up the Cotswolds - and earn £500

Cleaning has never been so valuable – with the Cotswold District Council offering up a £1,000 prize fund for schools and groups that help keep their communities tidy.

Ownership of Eastgate Shopping Centre transfers to Austrian bank Image

Ownership of Eastgate Shopping Centre transfers to Austrian bank

Austrian bank BAWAG takes control of the Tiger Portfolio of shopping centres from a US private equity fund

Punchline (joint) top of the pile in Cummings County Quiz Image

Punchline (joint) top of the pile in Cummings County Quiz

We have joined Marketing Gloucester on top of the leaderboard in the quiz to find the brainiest business in Gloucestershire.

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