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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A classic wedding celebration at beautiful Blackwell Grange

Matthew and Amy Stride got engaged in August 2021 and wasted no time in organising their big day for just eight months later!
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'Now more than ever, it’s important to seek independent mortgage advice'

In a year that's seen several Bank of England base rate rises, homeowners and people wanting to get on the property ladder are...
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First look: Batsford Arboretum's revamped café

There's an expanded menu and a new full-time baker whipping up an array of freshly baked cakes each day at one of...
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Cheltenham’s boutique cinema has big plans for its second year

A new series of themed events are set to be launched, as Tivoli Cinema Cheltenham marks its first anniversary with some ambitious...
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Do hybrid or electric vehicles make Gloucestershire greener?

Cheltenham's Cleevely EV weighs up the benefits of hybrid vs electric vehicles and reveals some surprising uses for your car's...
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14 of the best pub lunches in the Cotswolds

After a brisk walk in the countryside, nothing beats a pint and a pub lunch, with SoGlos rounding up some of the best spots in the...
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10 tasty experiences to tuck into this Cheltenham Food and Drink Week

The first Cheltenham Food and Drink Week has been launched, with a feast of lively foodie experiences to tuck into - from tasting...
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'By working together, we can make Gloucester a better city'

As Gloucester BID starts its second term supporting city centre businesses, its new interim manager shares his hopes for the...
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Fine dining restaurant inspired by global flavours is opening in Cheltenham

Expect food theatre, fine dining and fusion dishes from a Michelin trained chef, when Restaurant Journey opens in Cheltenham this...
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Brunsdon Financial launches new estate planning, wills and trusts service

Gloucester-based Brunsdon Financial is keen to ensure your most important assets are taken care of, so you can live your life with...
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From Cotswolds farm shop to UK's sustainable farming leader in just 20 years

Daylesford Organic is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a range of 20 specially selected food and drink bestsellers. Plus, the...
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15 Cotswolds businesses putting the planet first

The Cotswolds is known for its outstanding natural beauty and it's home to some beautiful ideals too. Businesses big and small are...
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Meeting of minds will help get Gloucestershire more active

A quarter of people in the county aren't moving enough each day. Active Gloucestershire is bringing together change makers from...
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How to help others embrace getting more active in Gloucestershire

Choose an activity you love and you could get inspired for life. Active Gloucestershire explains how fun and enjoyment are key to...
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Multi-million investment sees Cotswolds firm Wildlife World go global

Wildlife product designer and manufacturer, Wildlife World, based in Chavenge near Tetbury, is expanding internationally thanks to...
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New Compost Connect scheme helps Gloucestershire businesses boost eco-credentials

If you're a business owner wanting to do your bit for the environment, help is at hand with the newly launched Compost Connect...
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Family-run motor firm shares secrets behind 60 years of business success in Gloucestershire

Foundations laid in place by John Cleevely in 1962 have paved the way for 60 years of business success for Cleevely Motors - and...
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Making Gloucestershire the best place in the UK to volunteer

Go Volunteer Glos, a brand-new volunteering website, launched in June 2022. In the first eight weeks more than 160 organisations...
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The Queen Boadicea II boat trips from Gloucester are back this summer

For an affordable family day out and a unique view of the city, there's a chance to take a popular boat trip along the Gloucester...
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13 accessible and inclusive activities for everyone in Gloucestershire

If you have a disability getting physically active can seem like climbing a mountain, but there are plenty of groups across...
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4 benefits of outsourcing HR for your Gloucestershire business

If you've got a growing business and you’re thinking about outsourcing your HR, there's lots to consider. SoGlos spoke to...
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World-class polo and high-end dining in aid of Alzheimer's Society

A Champagne reception, three-course lunch and luxury afternoon tea will be served alongside all the action of passionate polo in...
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9 pieces of summer inspired art for your Gloucestershire home

A sunshine filled collection is on show at Montpellier’s Paragon Gallery in Cheltenham, with a fresh summer range to suit budgets...
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Hire a Tesla in Gloucestershire to test out EV mileage for yourself

If you're new to electric vehicles, you might be worried about charging them. Gloucestershire's EV specialist, Cleevely EV, shares...
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Cotswolds pub The Fox at Oddington has a fresh new look after major refurbishment

Organic champion and owner of Daylesford Organic Farm, Carole Bamford, has renovated her second Cotswolds pub after the success of...
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First look: Cheltenham's newest fitness studio Insidesweat

Insidesweat opens this week at Manchester Park in Cheltenham and SoGlos got a sneak peek inside the new studio...
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'We must work together to create a greener and healthier world'

BioPak, a world leader in creating compostable packaging, based just over the Gloucestershire border, says consumers have the...
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EXCLUSIVE: New foodie destination vision revealed for Cheltenham's Dunkertons

Three new food trucks have been launched at Dunkertons on the edge of Cheltenham, paving the way for a fresh vision for the foodie...