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Gloucester businessman wins £25,000 BMW by registering first ever hole in one Image

Gloucester businessman wins £25,000 BMW by registering first ever hole in one

Chris Brown claimed a sparkling new BMW by scoring an ace at the Nelson Trust Golf Day

Gloucester's former Next store will become a gym despite local council objections  Image

Gloucester's former Next store will become a gym despite local council objections

Plans to turn the former Next superstore in Quedgeley in to a gym have been approved, despite objections being raised by councillors worried about the lack of jobs being created at the site.

Top GCHQ spy to head-up ‘cyber SAS’ Image

Top GCHQ spy to head-up ‘cyber SAS’

An Oxbridge graduate who has worked her way up the ranks of GCHQ has been chosen to lead the UK’s offensive cyber operations.

Six men charged with drug cultivation following raid on 'significant' Gloucester cannabis farm Image

Six men charged with drug cultivation following raid on 'significant' Gloucester cannabis farm

The six men were due to appear before magistrates in Cheltenham after being remanded in custody following the raid on Thursday.

Construction firm builds for the future with new appointments Image

Construction firm builds for the future with new appointments

A family-run construction firm is very much building for the future – with four new appointments.

'All the police had to do was show up and wait' to catch Gloucester Park drug dealer Image

'All the police had to do was show up and wait' to catch Gloucester Park drug dealer

A drug dealer has been jailed for four-and-a-half years for selling heroin and cocaine in Gloucester Park.

New Primark stores help buck retail trend Image

New Primark stores help buck retail trend

Discount fashion retailer Primark is on course to report annual sales and profit growth, despite the consumer confidence crisis which continues to plague the high street.

Lloyds hit by big bill for late PPI claims Image

Lloyds hit by big bill for late PPI claims

Lloyds Banking Group is facing an extra bill of up to £1.8bn to cover a late rush on PPI claims.

120 staff enter consultation at Renishaw Image

120 staff enter consultation at Renishaw

One hundred and twenty staff at engineering giant Renishaw have entered consultant after the Gloucestershire firm revealed proposals to close one of its sites.

Historic Cotswold pub could be demolished Image

Historic Cotswold pub could be demolished

A developer with eyes on transforming an historic Cirencester public house and turning it into flats could get its way next week.

AT LAST: How did Cheltenham cope without a dry-aged beef cabinet and frozen pick and mix counter? Image

AT LAST: How did Cheltenham cope without a dry-aged beef cabinet and frozen pick and mix counter?

Cheltenham's Waitrose superstore has reopened after a refit with a number of new features - including a refillable zone, sushi bar and dry-aged beef cabinet

Bidders wanted for £45,000 construction project at Cheltenham's museum and art gallery Image

Bidders wanted for £45,000 construction project at Cheltenham's museum and art gallery

A £45,000 transformation project at The Wilson Art Gallery and Museum in Cheltenham is being put out to tender for construction companies.

PICTURES: Barnwood Group Golf Day Image

PICTURES: Barnwood Group Golf Day

Ross-on-Wye Golf Club was the host for the annual Barnwood Construction golf day.

"Significant" cannabis farm discovered after police raid Gloucester address

Six men have been arrested in connection with raid on Thursday afternoon.

Hughes Paddison strengthens its team Image

Hughes Paddison strengthens its team

Cheltenham-based solicitors Hughes Paddison has announced a new senior addition “to further strengthen their private client department”.

King's School appoints new deputy head Image

King's School appoints new deputy head

The King’s School have kicked off the new school year with the appointment of a new academic deputy head.

Expert tips on succession planning for your business  Image

Expert tips on succession planning for your business

According to research, nearly six out of 10 family businesses in the UK don’t have a succession plan in place.

Have your say on new scooter and skate park Image

Have your say on new scooter and skate park

Residents and skate enthusiasts can have their say on plans for a new scooter and skate park for Cheltenham tomorrow (Saturday 7th September).

Call for transparency over hospital’s future Image

Call for transparency over hospital’s future

A campaign group is calling for transparency over future plans for Cheltenham General Hospital’s A&E services.

Fake TripAdvisor reviews could ruin your holiday Image

Fake TripAdvisor reviews could ruin your holiday

TripAdvisor could be misleading travellers and ruining holidays by failing to stop fake reviews boosting top-rated hotels.

Warning as HMRC scam targets residents of Gloucestershire Image

Warning as HMRC scam targets residents of Gloucestershire

Police are warning residents in Gloucestershire to please be vigilant after reports of a number of HMRC scam calls.

Fast-growing firm to give £5 million to charity Image

Fast-growing firm to give £5 million to charity

Pre-tax profits are up by more than 120 per cent at one of Gloucester’s biggest private employers.

Major green energy supplier to move into Gloucestershire Image

Major green energy supplier to move into Gloucestershire

A major green energy supplier has secured a new base in Gloucestershire.

Main road that links Gloucester to Painswick will be closed for three days Image

Main road that links Gloucester to Painswick will be closed for three days

One of the main routes through Painswick has been closed for essential resurfacing works.

Gloucestershire mobile phone game reaches 50 million downloads Image

Gloucestershire mobile phone game reaches 50 million downloads

Demand seems knows no bounds for a mobile phone game created in the Cotswolds which has become a world-wide hit and reached number one in 80-plus countries.

£25,000 can be won as Cheltenham launches its own lottery  Image

£25,000 can be won as Cheltenham launches its own lottery

The Cheltenham Lottery will see 60 per cent of the funds raised go to good causes in the town.

Out of work Gloucester man made 'catastrophic' decision to deal drugs Image

Out of work Gloucester man made 'catastrophic' decision to deal drugs

Unable to get a job after returning to the UK from Jamaica, Nickemo Henry, 23, made a 'catastrophic' decision to become a drug dealer, a Gloucester judge was told.

Clare Balding to be guest of honour at Cotswold Riding for the Disabled AGM Image

Clare Balding to be guest of honour at Cotswold Riding for the Disabled AGM

TV presenter and author Clare Balding will be the guest of honour at the Cotswold Riding for the Disabled annual meeting on Monday.

Last chance to be part of the next Punchline business magazine Image

Last chance to be part of the next Punchline business magazine

You have until tomorrow if you want to be part of the next edition of the business magazine produced by the team behind this very website.

Warning: Gloucestershire's mobile speed camera locations revealed Image

Warning: Gloucestershire's mobile speed camera locations revealed

As schools have resumed and families embark on another academic year, drivers are being alerted to the location of mobile speed cameras throughout the county.

Profits rise 270-plus per cent as property firm announces record year Image

Profits rise 270-plus per cent as property firm announces record year

A national property consultancy with its head office in Gloucestershire has revealed a record turnover of £13.5 million.

Gloucestershire's renowned racing pub the Hollow Bottom has a famous new owner Image

Gloucestershire's renowned racing pub the Hollow Bottom has a famous new owner

The Guiting Power gastropub is the latest watering hole to become part of Julian Dunkerton's Lucky Onion Group.

It's been a 'super summer' as Gloucestershire software specialists make 10 key appointments Image

It's been a 'super summer' as Gloucestershire software specialists make 10 key appointments

Software specialists CAM have made 10 key appointments across the business as it continues to grow to meet the demands of the tyre industry.

Tribute to Lady Dunrossil’s years of public service in Gloucestershire Image

Tribute to Lady Dunrossil’s years of public service in Gloucestershire

Lady Dunrossil, former chairman of Gloucestershire County Council, cut the ribbon to open the newly completed Gloucestershire Heritage Hub.

Alas, the Diner is done - Stroud restaurant run by TV star makes shock announcement Image

Alas, the Diner is done - Stroud restaurant run by TV star makes shock announcement

Stroud’s slice of 1950s America is no more as with a poetic twist the owners of The Diner in Nelson Street have announced the eatery is going to close.

Gloucestershire 50 Leading Entrepreneurs – the September edition of Punchline magazine Image

Gloucestershire 50 Leading Entrepreneurs – the September edition of Punchline magazine

At the core of this month's edition of Punchline's business magazine will be a list of the county's top 50 leading entrepreneurs.

Win tickets to this year's Gloucester Beer Festival Image

Win tickets to this year's Gloucester Beer Festival

Now in its 10th year, the annual Gloucester Quays Rotary Beer Festival is taking place on September 20 to 21.

Hartpury experts issue new guidance for dog owners Image

Hartpury experts issue new guidance for dog owners

Dog owners could be putting their pet’s health at risk unless they carefully monitor how much exercise they have each day, according to new guidance from Hartpury University.

Cheltenham Paint Festival adds a splash of colour to PE Way Image

Cheltenham Paint Festival adds a splash of colour to PE Way

The Cheltenham Paint Festival is taking place over the coming weekend (7th and 8th September) and this year Cheltenham Borough Homes (CBH) managed properties will be featuring.

Retail giant Amazon paid just £220m UK tax in 2018 Image

Retail giant Amazon paid just £220m UK tax in 2018

£220m might sounds like a lot of money, but when it’s the amount paid in UK tax by the world’s biggest online retailer, it doesn’t sound quite so much.

No Brexit rebels in Gloucestershire as the county MPs all vote on party lines Image

No Brexit rebels in Gloucestershire as the county MPs all vote on party lines

The rebel alliance didn’t include any of Gloucestershire’s MPs who all stuck diligently to what their party was asking from them in last night’s key Brexit vote in the House of Commons.

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