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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First look: New look and name for Stroud hotel after £2 million refurbishment

After being closed for four years, Stroud's former Imperial Hotel is back with a modern new vibe and fresh name 'The Stroud'.
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THE PIG group of luxury hotels is coming to the Cotswolds

THE PIG group has taken over ownership of Cotswolds hotspot Barnsley House along with its foodie village pub, as it announces two...
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Global firm marks expansion of Cheltenham HQ with steel signing

Senior team members from The Traffic Group have became a permanent part of the building’s legacy by scribing their names on a...
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Cavendish House in Cheltenham is closing after 201 years of trade

One of Cheltenham’s most historic stores, Cavendish House, which opened in 1823, has announced it is closing its doors in 2024 as...
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Community photography project puts Gloucestershire's healthy living changemakers in the spotlight

Active Gloucestershire is seeking to celebrate and recognise the county's changemakers through a new community photography...
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Scandi-style coffee pod to open at Gloucester Food Dock this January 2024

It's already got beer, ice cream, pizza and cocktails, now the £3.5 million Gloucester Food Dock is adding The Scandinavian Coffee...
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New Korean restaurant opening in Gloucester this January 2024

Soul N' Seoul is coming to Westgate Street in Gloucester this January 2024, bringing an array of sizzling Korean dishes to the...
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24 exciting things to look forward to in Gloucester in 2024

With the launch of the highly anticipated The Forum development, Putt Putt Noodle golf swinging into the city centre and a host of...
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First look: Inside Daylesford Organic's newest Cotswolds pub

Much loved by locals, The Three Horseshoes near Burford, has retained its community feel as it reveals a refreshing revamp this...
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Journey back to a taste of 1917 with Cheltenham's The Ivy Montpellier Brasserie bargain menu

Start the new year with flavours from The Ivy's history, with a new £19.17 all-day set menu of traditional dishes, curated to...
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Daylesford makeover gives 18th century Cotswolds pub a new lease of life

The Three Horseshoes near Burford has a fresh look following a light refurbishment as the latest addition to the new Daylesford...
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New director appointed for leading Cotswolds housebuilding firm

Persimmon Homes Wessex has appointed a new land and planning director, overseeing developments in the Cotswolds as well as...
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Housing developer wins award for supporting apprentices in Gloucestershire

Persimmon Homes Severn Valley has been praised for investing in the younger generation at an awards ceremony for construction...
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UK's first treehouse hotel to open in the Cotswolds in 2024

In a getaway unlike any other, seven stunning treehouses submerged within 1,700 acres of ancient woodland, will be unveiled in the...
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Investing in a new driveway adds thousands to the value of your Gloucestershire home

Statistics vary but ensuring your driveway is practical and pretty can add up to 10 per cent to the value of your home....
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Cheltenham marketing company acquires creative agency for global expansion into South Africa

A Cheltenham marketing agency, that works with big brands including Ticketmaster Sport, Bella Italia and Las Iguanas, has snapped...
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50 most influential individuals in business in Gloucestershire in 2023

Gloucestershire's thriving business community is full of inspirational and influential individuals. SoGlos teams up with WSP...
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Brownies and cocktails on the menu at the latest openings at Gloucester Food Dock this December 2023

December heralds two exciting new openings for Gloucester Food Dock as Hetty’s Place and Our House, from Sibling Distillery, open...
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Gloucestershire's Freeman Homes wins top national industry award for Small Housebuilder of the Year

Leading sustainable housing developer Freeman Homes is celebrating after being awarded silver for Small Housebuilder of the Year...
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The Gloucestershire firm making mergers and acquisitions less complicated

Spanning leisure, engineering, care, retail and manufacturing, WSP Solicitors has handled a wide range of business acquisitions...
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Cheltenham marketing consultant and cyber specialist launches new podcast series

'Cyber Made Human', a new podcast launched two months ago, aims to show how interesting and diverse the cyber industry is, delving...
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Gloucester's GL1 Leisure Centre reopens with £1 sports sessions

To celebrate the reopening of GL1 in Gloucester, each weekend in the run up to Christmas, a swimming session, exercise class or...
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'Cowley Manor made our Cotswolds wedding dreams a beautiful reality'

A sunset proposal with the perfect personalised Emma Bridgewater mug was the beginning of a plan for the most beautiful big day in...
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8 brilliant business reasons to sponsor a tree in Gloucestershire

A new scheme from Gloucestershire County Council enables businesses to sponsor a tree either near their office or at a location...
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Join a family of polar bears for a frosty festive feast at The Ivy Montpellier Brasserie

Enjoy a delightful festive feast at The Ivy in Cheltenham alongside its charming family of polar bears, all adorned in Christmas...
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11 fabulously festive Christmas markets in Gloucestershire

Want to start ticking off some of those gifts on your nice list? Gloucestershire’s Christmas markets have you covered in 2023.
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New pizza place is the latest opening at Gloucester Food Dock

Bella Mia Pizza @ No.1 and Green Door @ No. 1 are set to open at the Gloucester Food Dock on Friday 17 November 2023, bringing...