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Firm reveals hand in deals worth £850 million-plus Image

Firm reveals hand in deals worth £850 million-plus

A Gloucestershire firm has been named as most active corporate finance advisers in the South West last year - involved in more than 200 deals totaling hundreds of millions of pounds.

New Year, new cheaper and easier travel around Gloucester Image

New Year, new cheaper and easier travel around Gloucester

Travel on Stagecoach West buses is about to get a whole lot easier – and cheaper -in Gloucester.

Farmer guilty of keeping pigs and cattle in appalling conditions Image

Farmer guilty of keeping pigs and cattle in appalling conditions

A farmer from the Forest of Dean has pleaded guilty to eight animal welfare offences.

Confidence and rising revenues from major employer amidst the Brexit gloom Image

Confidence and rising revenues from major employer amidst the Brexit gloom

Revenue rose to £296.7 million for one of the county's biggest employers and world-wide success stories - and it remains "confident" of future prospects.

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Hundreds of millions of pounds for infrastructure and capital investments

Gloucestershire County Council has endorsed the local authority's 2019/20 budget - including hundreds of millions of pounds for capital investments and highways projects.

Men accused of 80 burglaries Image

Men accused of 80 burglaries

Two Cheltenham men accused of being involved in 80 burglaries in Gloucestershire appeared before a judge.

Local charities receive boost from 12 Days of Giving campaign Image

Local charities receive boost from 12 Days of Giving campaign

Fifteen Gloucestershire charities have each received a £1,000 boost to thanks to a campaign run by a major Gloucester employer.

University Cyber Centre helps to retrain military personnel Image

University Cyber Centre helps to retrain military personnel

Former military personnel could be retrained in cyber security by a Gloucestershire university.

Retailer battles against closure Image

Retailer battles against closure

Administration threatens to close a county shoe shop.

Dine with rugby stars at Wales vs England preview dinner Image

Dine with rugby stars at Wales vs England preview dinner

Following on from last year's superb event at Pittville Pump Room in Cheltenham, Aitch and Aitch Bee are returning for another top-quality rugby preview dinner.

Policeman jailed for fraud Image

Policeman jailed for fraud

A policeman has been jailed for fraud and possessing false identity documentation.

Witness appeal after death of man following road accident Image

Witness appeal after death of man following road accident

The search for witnesses goes on after a man died following a road accident in Gloucester.

VIDEO: Farewell to former bus station Image

VIDEO: Farewell to former bus station

Work has started on the demolition of the old Gloucester bus station.

Future of Cirencester under the microscope Image

Future of Cirencester under the microscope

If Cirencester is to continue to thrive businesses, councils, the local enterprise partnership and chambers need to work together.

University programmed robots support the elderly Image

University programmed robots support the elderly

Computer technologists at a university in Gloucestershire are working with business to develop healthcare robots.

Stroud risks being left behind businesses warned Image

Stroud risks being left behind businesses warned

Launching the new Stroud Business Voice group, Steve Dechan, one of the founders, had a clear warning for the area.

Regeneration becomes a hot topic at Gloucester Docks Image

Regeneration becomes a hot topic at Gloucester Docks

The regeneration of Gloucester was the main talking point for businesses at the city’s Docks today.

Sales fall flat at John Lewis Image

Sales fall flat at John Lewis

Weekly sales at John Lewis Partnership have plateaued, growing by just 0.1 per cent.

Shoplifter banned from Cotswold businesses Image

Shoplifter banned from Cotswold businesses

A Cirencester man faces arrest if he sets foot in any of four town centre businesses in the next two years.

Award-winning tourism office on the move Image

Award-winning tourism office on the move

Gloucester's award-winning tourist office could be set for a change.

Charity dinner at The Spice Lodge to support hospice Image

Charity dinner at The Spice Lodge to support hospice

Enjoy a treat for the taste buds and raise vital funds for Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice with an evening of Pan Asian food.

Council is vanishing, say Lib Dems Image

Council is vanishing, say Lib Dems

Gloucester is one of the cities hardest hit by cuts to local government funding, according to a report.

Properties selling fast at new Cheltenham development Image

Properties selling fast at new Cheltenham development

Newland Homes' continued regeneration of Springbank has proved popular with homebuyers.

Raid on Cheltenham business park nets drugs gang Image

Raid on Cheltenham business park nets drugs gang

Four people have been arrested after police raided a business park in Cheltenham which unearthed nearly half a million pounds worth of drugs.

Engineering firm aims for multi-million pound growth under new ceo Image

Engineering firm aims for multi-million pound growth under new ceo

With a turnover of nearly £20 million and rising there is a new person in the hot seat at the head of Western Thermal Limited Group.

Masked gang steal safe from business Image

Masked gang steal safe from business

A business which handles high-value jewellery and fine art was been raided by a masked gang last night (January 28).

Cost of Government policy to small firms surges £60,000 in six years Image

Cost of Government policy to small firms surges £60,000 in six years

The UK small business community is collectively spending 15 per cent more on a swathe of taxes, levies and employment obligations compared to 2011.

Firm lays down cash prize for winners of esports gaming tournament Image

Firm lays down cash prize for winners of esports gaming tournament

A web and cloud computing business has laid down £5,000 prize money - and use of its super-fast servers - for a forthcoming UK tournament for on-line gamers.

Beer week raises thousands for charity Image

Beer week raises thousands for charity

A week celebrating beer, local pubs, bars and breweries raised thousands of pounds to support young people with complex disabilities.

Council on the lookout for apprentices  Image

Council on the lookout for apprentices

A Gloucestershire council is on the lookout for five apprentices. Candidates will earn a recognised qualification, while gaining practical paid experience working for one of the district’s largest employers.

Local authority seeks land for housing Image

Local authority seeks land for housing

In what some cynics might call a novel approach, a local authority in Gloucestershire is asking rather than telling residents where they think future houses should be built.

Eye-watering multi-million pound tax bill for businessman Image

Eye-watering multi-million pound tax bill for businessman

If you are still recovering from paying it or about to face signing off your tax bill, spare a thought for a Gloucestershire businessman whose invoice is in excess of £23 million.

It all kicks off for football club stadium plans Image

It all kicks off for football club stadium plans

Major plans for a new football stadium have been submitted to Gloucester City Council – which could draw the sports minister to the city, no less.



Business expert: Improving your cash flow Image

Business expert: Improving your cash flow

At Randall & Payne, we have been discussing the benefits of switching to cloud accounting.

Food business flying high with new deal Image

Food business flying high with new deal

A food business from Gloucestershire has revealed it has won a contract to supply a European airline with one of its popular products.

Man charged after driving over traffic warden's foot Image

Man charged after driving over traffic warden's foot

A motorist drove over a traffic warden's foot as he tried to drive away when a ticket was being put on his windscreen, a court heard.

Hospice on the hunt for new staff Image

Hospice on the hunt for new staff

A much-loved Gloucestershire hospice is expanding its team and is on the lookout for more caring staff.

Secret evening dining experience comes to Cotswold restaurant Image

Secret evening dining experience comes to Cotswold restaurant

An award-winning Cirencester restaurant is to open its doors for a special once a month evening of mystery dining.

New senior appointments and staff at high profile law firm Image

New senior appointments and staff at high profile law firm

A growing demand from clients explains the appointment of three senior faces and six new lawyers, according to a Gloucestershire firm.

Tesco could cut 15,000 jobs Image

Tesco could cut 15,000 jobs

The UK’s biggest supermarket is trying to save £1.5bn - and thousands of jobs could go.

Discount fashion chain to pay suppliers in record time Image

Discount fashion chain to pay suppliers in record time

Suppliers to value fashion retailer, Peacocks, will get their invoices paid quickly - but they will have to cough up for the privilege.

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