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Laura Ashley to return to fashion Image

Laura Ashley to return to fashion

Laura Ashley is set to makes its fashion comeback, after appointing a US marketing and brand licensing company.

Dunelm sales top £1bn Image

Dunelm sales top £1bn

Homeware retailer, Dunelm, saw sales soar by 69 per cent to £399m in the three months to March 26.

Motorcyclist injured following incident in Cheltenham Image

Motorcyclist injured following incident in Cheltenham

Officers would like to trace a blue minibus in connection with the incident.

Cheltenham Civic Society launches town centre manifesto  Image

Cheltenham Civic Society launches town centre manifesto

Cheltenham Civic Society has prepared a town centre manifesto for all candidates in the forthcoming local elections.

Demand for farmland continues to build as supply remains short Image

Demand for farmland continues to build as supply remains short

The farmland market in 2022 so far has been a story of delay and disruption, according to real estate firm Savills.

Polish Heritage Day returns with £5,000 of council support Image

Polish Heritage Day returns with £5,000 of council support

Polish Heritage Day will return in Gloucestershire with live performances, traditional food and music for the first time since 2019.

Two people seriously injured by dangerous driving in the Cotswolds Image

Two people seriously injured by dangerous driving in the Cotswolds

The driver has admitted that he had illegal levels of alcohol and cocaine in his blood at the time.

Recruitment challenges free event Image

Recruitment challenges free event

2022 is presenting all employers with a challenging environment to attract and recruit new employees.

Details of Gloucestershire stage of the Women's Tour revealed Image

Details of Gloucestershire stage of the Women's Tour revealed

Details of the route that the Women’s Tour will take on its first appearance in Gloucestershire this June have today been announced.

Gloucestershire estate agent expands Image

Gloucestershire estate agent expands

County-based estate and lettings agent Move has acquired premises to open a third office.

Gloucester teenager remanded on charge of malicious GBH with intent Image

Gloucester teenager remanded on charge of malicious GBH with intent

A 17-year-old has been remanded into local authority care.

Gloucester coach firm cleans up at national awards Image

Gloucester coach firm cleans up at national awards

A Gloucester-based coach company has picked up a pair of prestigious awards from National Express for upholding exceptional standards.

Mortgage brokers warn of biggest home loan squeeze for a decade Image

Mortgage brokers warn of biggest home loan squeeze for a decade

Homebuyers have been urged to act quickly as the big banks make it harder for them to borrow the amount they need

Police in Cheltenham appeal for witnesses of a robbery Image

Police in Cheltenham appeal for witnesses of a robbery

An unknown man stole bank cards.

Submissions sought for new cancer community magazine Image

Submissions sought for new cancer community magazine

Artlift, the pioneering Gloucestershire-based Arts on Prescription provider, is combining forces with national integrative cancer care charity Yes to Life to produce a new magazine.

M&S outfits for hire Image

M&S outfits for hire

Marks & Spencer has launched a new womenswear rental collection, in its biggest ever retailer collaboration.

EasyJet hoping for a summer boom after losses top £500m Image

EasyJet hoping for a summer boom after losses top £500m

EasyJet has forecasted losses of more than £500m after the Omicron variant led to travel restrictions - but the budget carrier says it is on the route to recovery.

Etsy sellers shut up shop over fees Image

Etsy sellers shut up shop over fees

Thousands of independent sellers on Etsy have gone on strike this week, to protest against a rise in transaction fees.

Farmers should bolster defences against a surge in fuel thefts Image

Farmers should bolster defences against a surge in fuel thefts

The National Farmers Union (NFU) said police rural crime teams across the region have warned that thefts of both heating and vehicle fuel are on the increase.

Have your say on future of canals in Stroud Image

Have your say on future of canals in Stroud

Residents have six more weeks to comment on plans for the waterway's future.

A suit is no longer a prerequisite for a job interview Image

A suit is no longer a prerequisite for a job interview

One in nine employers said turning up suited and booted would actually count against a candidate

Cheltenham MP Alex Chalk urged to sack Boris Johnson Image

Cheltenham MP Alex Chalk urged to sack Boris Johnson

Cheltenham's Liberal Democrats said the Conservative MP must act after police issued the Prime Minister and Chancellor with fixed-penalty notices for attending a birthday party which broke Covid rules.

UPDATE: Golden Valley bypass closed due to collision Image

UPDATE: Golden Valley bypass closed due to collision

The northbound exit on the M5 is also shut.

Gloucestershire Foodie Awards to launch Image

Gloucestershire Foodie Awards to launch

Following the success of the inaugural Coventry and Warwickshire Foodie Awards in 2021, the Foodie Awards are launching the Gloucestershire Foodie Awards in 2022.

Teen charged in connection with Gloucester stabbing Image

Teen charged in connection with Gloucester stabbing

The 17-year-old boy is due to appear in court.

New partners at Cheltenham law firm Image

New partners at Cheltenham law firm

Two lawyers are celebrating their promotion to partner in HCR's Cheltenham office.

Landlord property purchases exceed sales for first time in six years Image

Landlord property purchases exceed sales for first time in six years

Landlords bought more homes than they sold in the first three months of 2022, according to estate agents Hamptons.

New appointment at The Little Jet Company Image

New appointment at The Little Jet Company

Working as a pilot is a dream come true for Stuart Peters.

VIDEO: No hiding place for illegal tobacco stash in Gloucestershire Image

VIDEO: No hiding place for illegal tobacco stash in Gloucestershire

Illegal tobacco worth more than £1,000 has been seized by Gloucestershire County Council trading standards officers.

Profits tumble at online fashion retailer Image

Profits tumble at online fashion retailer

Asos saw profits plummet by 87 per cent to £14.8 million, in the half year to February 28.

Returns cost Amazon billions Image

Returns cost Amazon billions

The vast number of returns received by Amazon every day are costing the company billions – and affecting the planet.

Instagram impersonation fraud up 155 per cent, says Lloyds Bank Image

Instagram impersonation fraud up 155 per cent, says Lloyds Bank

Impersonation scams on Instagram have risen in recent months.

Council-owned gyms across the Cotswolds to get an upgrade Image

Council-owned gyms across the Cotswolds to get an upgrade

Cotswold District Council's Cabinet has recommended a £360,000 investment to improve the council-owned gyms in the Cotswolds.

Corinium Museum wins regional tourism award Image

Corinium Museum wins regional tourism award

Leading tourism businesses from South West England celebrated in style on April 7.

Appeal for witnesses to knifepoint robbery in Cheltenham Image

Appeal for witnesses to knifepoint robbery in Cheltenham

The victim was threatened with a knife and told to hand over designer clothing.

Forest council 'goes to the wall' to boost energy efficiency Image

Forest council 'goes to the wall' to boost energy efficiency

It is hoped the future day-to-day running costs of the Forest of Dean District Council offices in Coleford will be less from now on.

Markey Group invests £750,000 in green tech at group HQ Image

Markey Group invests £750,000 in green tech at group HQ

The Markey Group is putting sustainability at the heart of its focus with a £750,000 investment in green tech at its Gloucestershire head office.

Tewkesbury firm partners with YouFibre to secure £295m funding deal Image

Tewkesbury firm partners with YouFibre to secure £295m funding deal

A Tewkesbury-based provider of full fibre broadband infrastructure and internet service provider YouFibre have secured £295 million in funding led by DigitalBridge Investment Management.

Skyborne unveils £1million bursary and degree package Image

Skyborne unveils £1million bursary and degree package

Gloucestershire Airport-based Skyborne Airline Academy has unveiled a comprehensive benefits package to ease the financial barriers for prospective airline pilots.

Skydiamond launches at Selfridges Image

Skydiamond launches at Selfridges

The Stroud-based company which makes gems from thin air is part of a futuristic shopping pop-up event at the iconic department store

New owner for Cotswold estate agency Image

New owner for Cotswold estate agency

South Gloucestershire estate agency Country Property has been acquired by property specialist Andrew Simmonds.

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