Emma Luther

Emma grew up in Gloucestershire and has called it home for more than 30 years. Her career in journalism began as a reporter at the Gloucestershire Echo and she has worked on newspapers across the south west over the last 15 years. Emma joined SoGlos as senior staff writer in 2022 and crafts sparkling content marketing, covers breaking news and takes gorgeous Instagram photos!

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Opening date revealed for THE PIG's new Cotswolds pub — with a hint of what's on the menu

The opening of The Village Pub by THE PIG in Barnsley is just weeks away. SoGlos takes a closer look at what diners can expect...
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Gloucester Food Dock welcomes two brand-new restaurants this May 2024

Mexican food and sizzling street food-style steaks join the flourishing independent line up at the £3.5 million Gloucester Food...
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Cheltenham BID's new chief executive sets out her vision for the town's future

The new leader of Cheltenham's business community, Francesca Inman, is full of enthusiasm and excitement for her new role and what...
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Win a fantastic family day out at the Royal Three Counties Show

Ends Thursday 6 June 2024

To celebrate the return of the Royal Three Counties Show this June 2024, SoGlos has a family ticket to give away, with front row...
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Cavendish House is reopening as a 'mini Camden' for local pop-up traders

Described as a 'mini Camden for independents', a private investor has leased Cavendish House in Cheltenham for one year to give...
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Gloucestershire motor group one of first in UK to launch new JAECOO SUV this summer

A new Warners Motor Group showroom, opening in Gloucester this July 2024, is one of the first in the UK to showcase the latest...
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New Japanese-inspired garden opens in Cheltenham with summer dishes and cocktails to match

Gin & Juice has teamed up with Japanese dining restaurant, YOKU, to bring the new gardens of Japan to No.131 The Promenade in...
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New head of tax charged with doubling revenue to £1 billion

Azets has strengthened its regional senior leadership and tax team with a new head of tax for the central and west regions which...
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Cheltenham's Cineworld ViP closes to make room for new budget-friendly screenings

Cinema lovers got a shock when they were told ViP at Cineworld Cheltenham is closing its doors in May 2024 — but a cheaper...
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Marquees start to come down at No. 131 in Cheltenham — and something new is in the pipeline

It's been almost six months since Julian Dunkerton's Lucky Onion Group lost its appeal to keep the outdoor marquees at boutique...
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The Ivy Montpellier Brasserie is launching its first ever Sunday roast

Gloucestershire's roast fans will have a new destination to head to this spring 2024. Diners will be able to tuck into The Ivy...
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The future's bright for Cheltenham's passionate Fat Potato IT team

A knack for embracing new ways of working, as well as introducing cutting edge technologies to speedily install production-ready...
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THE PIG reveals summer opening date for first Cotswolds restaurant

Known for a passion for home-grown and local produce, herbal infusions and creative cocktails — hopes are high for a delicious new...
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Airline academy celebrates five years of 'making dreams come true' at Gloucestershire Airport

Working in tandem with its US academy in Florida, Skyborne has trained up 83 airline pilots since the first course began at...
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Why the best time to get power of attorney is right now

Knowing a trusted person will act in your best interests can alleviate anxiety about the future. According to Gloucestershire's...
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SoGlos in finals for UK's best online consumer brand award

The prestigious AOP Digital Publishing Awards 2024 finalists have been revealed, with SoGlos reaching the final four in the best...
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First look: Luxury Cotswolds hotel reveals major spa expansion

Calcot & Spa has expanded its spa facilities with a new spa cafe, spa lounge, relaxation room and treatment space as well as...
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Popular Cheltenham fine-dining Indian restaurant launches new cookbook

Award-winning restaurant Prithvi is sharing how to make some of its most sought-after recipes in its new cookbook which goes on...
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Cavendish House in Cheltenham is given back to the community — for now

It's the most asked question in Cheltenham — what does the future hold for Cavendish House? SoGlos speaks exclusively to owners...
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New CEO and SoGlos editor named as part of ambitious growth plans for independent media company

The first chief executive officer for SoPublishing and a new editor for SoGlos have been announced, paving the way for ambitious...
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13 really good reasons to visit Regent Street in Cheltenham

Head away from the High Street to explore an array of independent businesses just waiting to be discovered in Cheltenham. SoGlos...
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Stroud chef who cooked for Gordon Ramsay returns to top Cotswolds hotel

John Jewell has served up top notch dishes in two of the finest restaurants in London and is now back to his roots as the new head...
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New video series shares SoGlos partners' successes for the first time

From building brand awareness and enhancing local reputation to connecting with an engaged audience and directly driving sales,...
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Nominations open for Believe in Gloucester Awards 2024

Believe in Gloucester Awards are back for the first time since 2019, celebrating businesses, community projects and dedicated...
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The Cotswold hotel where you can see an original Banksy, a dinosaur foot and drink £100 tequila shots

Businessman Matthew Freud's first foray into hospitality brings a blast of artistic creativity to Burford High Street — showcasing...
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New Tewkesbury quarry will build the foundations of Gloucestershire's future

After a five year battle to get planning permission to transform farmland on the edge of Tewkesbury into a quarry, SoGlos talks...
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Heath Gunter: 'I'll miss Cheltenham's friendly and helpful business community'

It was September 2021 when the board of Cheltenham BID appointed Heath Gunter as its new chief executive. Now, as he prepares to...
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Cheltenham BID appoints new chief executive to lead its second term

Bristol BID's head of projects will oversee Cheltenham Business Improvement District which has seen £3.8 million invested into the...