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Stay of execution for 180 homes next to M5 in Gloucester as civic chiefs dither over decision

→ 'Rents are skyrocketing in Gloucester because the demand is far higher than the supply. First and foremost people need good quality decent homes to live in'..Läs mer → Gloucester Citizen / 2023-06-07 12:25

Politics

Huge cyber project near GCHQ takes giant step forward as council backs £95m investment

→ Gloucester Citizen, 06:00
The Golden Valley Development is Cheltenham Borough Council’s flagship problem which is hoped will cement the town’s position as the UK’s cyber capital and unlock land for thousands of homes..

Security increased at Cheltenham Borough Council as anti-5G group refused to leave meeting

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-26 06:00
People wishing to attend public meetings will also have to register in advance after a recent cabinet meeting was disrupted..

Gloucester leaders rally round calls to save city's railway station ticket office from closure

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-26 06:00
Passengers at Gloucester station may not be able to get train tickets at a ticket office in the future under proposals put forward by Great Western Railway..

Gloucester multi-storey car park closes suddenly for safety reasons

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-25 11:34
Longsmith Street Car Park, which is owned by Gloucester City Council, has been closed to the public..

King Charles tries Cotswolds whisky while touring French vineyard

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-25 08:07
A taste of home for the King who was in France with the Queen for their state visit..

Shire Hall falls silent for 'lovely gentleman' and former Painswick councillor Keith Rippington

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-24 17:00
'Everytime I met Keith I was struck with his sincerity and how determined he was to make a difference in his community and the county'..

Gloucestershire man with hidden disability challenged for parking in disabled bays

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-24 06:00
Sam Vestey has inspired others to realise the wheelchair icon featured on blue badges and disabled parking bays is outdated while launching an alternative logo..

'Death knell' for Cotswolds visitor information centres as civic chiefs reject funding cuts rethink

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-23 17:35
'Thanks for withdrawing these funds, but for visitor information centres it's a death knell. I wish it wasn’t'..

Call for rethink over Cotswolds ticket office closures as civic chiefs seek to quiz rail bosses

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-23 06:00
'We don’t want Cotswolds residents excluded from using trains. As a district we are very poorly served by trains, we only have two stations covering a 60 mile area'..

BBC Question Time heads to Cotswolds town as latest locations announced

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-22 15:31
It comes almost a year after Question Time last visited Gloucestershire, in an eventful show filmed on the same day Liz Truss resigned as Prime Minister..

Cotswold council could go bust like Birmingham unless tough decisions are taken, says leader

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-21 23:30
'If we want to avoid what Birmingham is about to go through, what Woking has gone through, what Thanet has gone through, then we have to be absolutely tough and make those really difficult decisions'..

Row in Gloucestershire as 1,000 asylum seekers known to be housed hotels

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-21 06:00
More than 100 unaccompanied asylum-seeking children are included in the count..

Cheltenham woman suing Ministry of Defence over dad's missing health records

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-20 19:52
A cache of 150 documents proves scientists conducted experiments on British servicemen, civilians, and indigenous people at atomic weapons tests. Now those affected are demanding the truth..

Debate over trail hunting ban on Gloucestershire council-owned land cut short

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-20 06:00
The county was highlighted as the worst area in England and Wales for illegal fox hunting..

Gloucester and Cheltenham mixed up by council in controversial parking permit scheme survey

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-19 06:00
'They spent £160,000 to implement these restrictions and they can't even get the town right on the cover of the survey. It makes you wonder what else is wrong'..

Almost 2,000 people died while awaiting NHS care in Gloucestershire last year

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-18 14:24
Latest data shows that around 121,000 people died across England while still waiting for NHS care..

Roses and planters at Cheltenham Spa station to help those in times of crisis

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-17 06:00
Cheltenham Samaritans marked their 60th anniversary by installing two new planters at Cheltenham Spa station, with the help of Great Western Railway and the Government..

Fears over collapse-risk concrete in roofs of Eastgate Shopping Centre and Gloucester Museum

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-14 14:07
Gloucester City Council says there is no immediate cause for concern but is conducting a full Raac analysis of their properties..

Huge Gloucester to Birmingham rail fare increase could see £5,301 season ticket charge in 2024

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-12 11:12
Train passengers in England could face increase of 8% in fares next year..

Gloucestershire councillor calls for full list of ‘crumbling concrete’ schools

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-03 02:23
Councillor John Bloxsom describes the shocking issue as a ‘new low’ for the government..

News

Accountancy duo become directors of Grimsby's Docks Beers as expansion planned

→ Birmingham Post, 2023-09-15 10:19
Investment brought in to boost brewing capacity at five-year-old town venue..

Hospitality businesses raise a glass to Hull Street Food Nights as debuts delight

→ Birmingham Post, 2023-06-27 15:16
Three stallholders underline benefit to city trade and daily uplift after inaugural attendance..

Bristol waste management company Grundon renews contract with local festival

→ Birmingham Post, 2023-05-26 11:21
Valley Fest is expecting 12,000 people on site in Chew Magna from August 3 to 6..

Business

New sandwich shop to open in Birmingham city centre

→ Birmingham Post, 2023-09-28 12:00
Shokupan is launching next week in Grand Central after its predecessor in the city's business district closed down last year..

Record sales wilt for JZ Flowers but new Aldi deal underlines strong position of East Yorkshire spec

→ Birmingham Post, 2023-09-27 10:02
11 per cent fall in sales but new four-year sole supplier agreement instills director confidence..

Fundraise for student review platform

→ Birmingham Post, 2023-09-26 11:40
StudentCrowd is aiming to become the Tripadvisor of higher education by helping undergraduates choose a university..

TECH

CAR REVIEW: Citroen C3 Aircross

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-09-28 16:41
The appearance, pricing and interior of the Citroen C3 Aircross are all broadly appealing...

ROAD TEST: Lexus LC 500 Convertible

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-09-25 06:30
BEAUTIFUL? Yes. Thrilling? That too. And it's what the marketing people like to call reassuringly expensive...

An electrifying line-up at SMMT's northern test day

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-09-23 22:54
There was a time - not so many years ago - when the paddock at the northern drive day was a very noisy place as cars were fired up and taken out for short test drives...

LIFE

Sustainable textiles factory to open in Hull as recycling firm outlines near-£1m investment

→ Birmingham Post, 2023-09-14 12:38
30 new jobs to be created by MyGroup as it adds to construction materials operation in the city..

Kitchen giant Wren turns to new builds after huge retail success

→ Birmingham Post, 2023-09-12 09:59
Annual sales of almost £1 billion have been generated in less than 15 years - now the company is launching into the contracts sector..

Politicians in Westminster show support for better rail across South Wales and the West of England

→ Birmingham Post, 2023-09-07 08:33
The Western Gateway 2050 Rail Vision, was launched in March in partnership with Transport for Wales and the Western Gateway Sub-national Transport Body..

SPORT

“We believe we are a decent team in waiting” – Forest Green Rovers boss David Horseman ahead of More

→ Gloucester Citizen, 12:48
Forest Green go into their sixth home league game without a win..

Former Bristol Rovers, Walsall and Port Vale boss Darrell Clarke set to be named Cheltenham Town man

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-28 20:11
New appointment expected before the weekend trip to Lincoln City..

Football round-up: FA Trophy; FA Vase; Southern, Hellenic, County, Northern Senior Leagues; GFA Seni

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-28 11:19
Bishop’s Cleeve host Frome Town after they reached the third qualifying round of the FA Trophy for the first time with a 3-2 win over Bristol Manor Farm – revenge for their FA Cup loss by the same..

weather

Gloucestershire weekend weather forecast as 'mini Indian summer' wave predicted

→ Gloucester Citizen, 13:20
A calmer weekend is in store after Storm Agnes wreaked havoc across the country this week..

Live: Met Office dates 'very warm' UK summery-bloom amid 'feeling as hot as 28C' heatwave reports

→ Gloucester Citizen, 06:30
Heavy rain on Friday morning before sunshine in Gloucestershire and an October that could see summer-like conditions..

Rain chaos weather warning issued as Met Office forecast 50mm soaking

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2023-09-28 12:11
The conditions could lead to flash flooding and cause disruption just a day after Storm Agnes swept through the UK..

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