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What's new at Gloucester Quays this autumn

Welcome in the new season with a bumper harvest of fun Halloween activities, tasty seasonal food and the opening of...

A magical new Christmas light trail is coming to Painswick Rococo Garden

See twinkling fairies, magical unicorns and plenty of Christmas sparkle, as Painswick Rococo Garden lights up for...

Gloucestershire's first roller disco venue is opening this autumn

The first dedicated roller disco venue in the county is rolling into Gloucester Quays, with a brand-new 8,000 sq ft unit set to...

Nature in Art’s annual Gift and Craft Fair returns to Gloucester

Comprising of over 45 stalls, Nature in Art's Gift and Craft Fair is back for another year this October 2023, showcasing a variety...

Gloucester Services voted UK's best motorway pit stop

Gloucester Services on the M5 has been ranked as the most luxurious motorway service station in the UK, by researchers at the UK...

Leading Gloucestershire accountancy firm hires record number of apprentices

Gloucestershire-based accountants, Hazlewoods, took on a record number of school leavers and graduates this September 2023, with...

First look: Roxy Lanes booze and ball games venue opening in the heart of Cheltenham

SoGlos was the first to step through the doors of the new Roxy Lanes ahead of its official opening this week — with Cheltenham's...

Cheltenham ice rink returns for Christmas 2023

Get your skates on! Cheltenham's spectacular ice rink is returning to Imperial Gardens this November 2023, headlining the Regency...

The perfect dog-friendly weekend in the Cotswolds shared by staycation experts

Dreaming of a weekend away with your four-legged friends, but without the planning and stress of reservations? A bespoke stay in a...

Community grants for warm spaces up for grabs in Tewkesbury borough

Community venues in the Tewkesbury borough can now apply for grants to help provide warm spaces for residents as Gloucestershire...

University of Gloucestershire wins £300,000 grant for mental health research

The University of Gloucestershire has received more than £300,000 worth of funding to put towards its project, investigating...

Hartpury University launches new degree courses for 2024 enrolment

Hartpury University has unveiled two new undergraduate degree courses, with Gloucestershire students now able to apply for BSc...

£726,000 cash boost aims to help Gloucestershire youngsters get more active

Active Gloucestershire has awarded funding to 22 schools across Gloucestershire to open up sports facilities for students and...

Inspiring all-girls' nursery near Gloucestershire celebrates one year anniversary

MSJ Minis at Malvern St James turns one in September 2023, celebrating one year since it opened its all-girls' nursery, providing...

Popular Gloucestershire attraction calls on local businesses to make a scarecrow for its autumn trail

Painswick Rococo Garden is giving Gloucestershire businesses and schools the chance to contribute to its autumn trail, by making...

Cheltenham parks win seven international Green Flag awards

Seven Cheltenham parks have been awarded a prestigious Green Flag Award this 2023, with historic town-centre gem, Sandford Park,...

Stratford Park Lido extends its swimming season

Just in time for the late summer heatwave, Stroud's outdoor pool is opening for an extra two weeks this September 2023, after the...

Walk under the stars for Sue Ryder

Sue Ryder is encouraging the people of Gloucestershire to trek through the evening, taking part in its annual 10k Starlight Hike...

Good oral health is integral to a healthy body and mind, says leading Gloucester dental centre

For many of us, dental health can be an afterthought once an issue has cropped up, but Gloucester-based dental centre, Affinity...

Cotswold Wildlife Park welcomes two baby white rhinos in one week

Cotswold Wildlife Park is celebrating its annual Rhino Month with a huge milestone as it welcomes two baby white rhino calves —...

Cotswold pet food company launches raw food range for cats

Keeping Gloucestershire felines well fed, Cotswold RAW has expanded its range of biologically appropriate pet food recipes to...

The beach is coming to Cheltenham this August bank holiday

Cheltenham's Imperial Gardens is getting its very own beach — complete with real sand — just in time for the August bank holiday...

Former prime minister, comedy royalty and music legends on the bill at Cheltenham Literature Festival 2023

Cheltenham Literature Festival has announced the line-up for its 2023 event, featuring high-profile politicians like former prime...

The Everyman Theatre raises £15,000 to build nursery in Sierra Leone

Audiences at The Everyman Theatre have helped raise a brilliant £15,000 to go towards building a nursery in Sierra Leone, creating...

University of Gloucestershire's new City Campus in Gloucester is revealed

The University of Gloucestershire has unveiled the exterior of its new City Campus in Gloucester for the first time, showing its...

How Stroud Brewery is inspiring positive change in the community

With its taproom being at the heart of the community, Stroud Brewery does so much more than just brewing exceptional organic beer...

Here's how you can feed the world's most popular penguin in Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire animal lovers have the chance to get up close to the world's most popular penguin, as Birdland in...

Forest of Dean soft play centre offers wedding receptions with a difference

Dick Whittington Park in the Forest of Dean is inviting couples to celebrate their wedding reception in a whole new way, offering...

Kids go free at Westonbirt Arboretum this summer

Families can bag themselves a bargain this summer, with NO admission fees for children visiting Westonbirt, The National Arboretum...

Free health information sessions with Nuffield Health Cheltenham Hospital

If you've got concerns about your health and are wondering where to begin, Nuffield Health Cheltenham Hospital's free information...