Sunday 15 December 2019

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Racing on the Friday of Cheltenham Racecourse’s November Meeting has been called off because of flooding.

Cheltenham Racecourse forced to cancel Friday race meet

Cheltenham Racecourse has called off racing on day one of The November Meeting due to flooding.

Zara Tindall MBE has been appointed as a committee director at Cheltenham Racecourse.

Zara Tindall appointed as director of Cheltenham Racecourse

Zara Tindall will become a director of Cheltenham Racecourse’s committee, after being appointed in the role by The Jockey Club.

Ninja Warrior UK has announced it will open an Adventure Park in Gloucester in October 2019.

Ninja Warrior UK to open an Adventure Park in Gloucester

Get ready to take on your mates as Ninja Warrior UK has announced it’s opening an Adventure Park in Gloucester.

Beer, lederhosen and a bierkeller band: Cheltoberfest is coming to Cheltenham Racecourse in 2019.

Cheltoberfest is coming to Cheltenham

Prost! Cheltoberfest, a new Bavarian-themed celebration of beer and lederhosen, is coming to Cheltenham Racecourse for The...

An ice rink that was planned for Cheltenham’s Imperial Gardens won’t be created in 2019.

Cheltenham Ice Rink delayed until 2020

Plans to create an outdoor ice rink in Cheltenham for Christmas 2019 have been delayed.

The Wave surfing lake is set to open in November 2019.

Inland surfing centre near Gloucestershire announces opening date

The Wave Bristol, an inland surfing lake not far from Gloucestershire, has announced that it will open its waves to surfers...

James Forrester will open his state-of-the-art gym in Cheltenham in October 2019.

Ex-Gloucester and England Rugby player to open gym in Cheltenham

Ex-Gloucester number eight, James Forrester is opening a gym with a state-of-the-art 3G pitch in Cheltenham, this October....

The plans include bouldering areas and space for yoga classes.

Plans revealed for new climbing centre in Gloucestershire

Plans for a huge new sports and adventure centre at Bentham Country Club have been revealed.

For Beards Diamond Rush 2019, nine diamonds will be hidden around Cheltenham, with a tenth diamond up for grabs through SoGlos’s exclusive online treasure hunt.

EXCLUSIVE: Beards Diamond Rush is back for 2019

The legendary Beards Diamond Rush is back for 2019, giving treasure hunters the chance to find nine diamonds worth £1,000 each...

A 1000ft zip wire is coming to Gloucester Docks during the Gloucester Tall Ships Adventure Festival

Huge zip wire coming to Gloucester Docks

Take in views of Gloucester Docks like you’ve never seen it before, as a huge zip wire comes to the city as part of the Tall...

Exceptional crowd numbers attended The Festival™ presented by Magners 2019, breaking all previous records.

Best year yet for The Festival presented by Magners

Record crowds flocked to Cheltenham Racecourse for each day of The Festival™ presented by Magners 2019, breaking all records...

There will be free parking in Cheltenham this Race Week.

Free parking in Cheltenham during race week

It’ll be free to park in Cheltenham’s council-run car parks during race week, to try and encourage more shoppers into town.

Last year’s #ColourMeMarch Ladies Day competition winner, Katie Drury, dressed to impress in bright yellows and pinks.

#ColourMeMarch Ladies Day competition open to men for the first time

With the chance to win a brand new car, for the first time men and women will be dressing to impress for Cheltenham Racecourse’s...

Classic pub grub served at The Horse & Groom includes burgers…

Cheltenham Racecourse is set to launch its own pub

Complete with real ales, scratchings and scotch eggs, Cheltenham Racecourse will be launching its very own pub, The Horse &...

XJump Gloucester had been open in since 2015

XJump Gloucestershire in shock closure

Gloucester’s only trampoline centre has closed with immediate effect in a shock closure.

The star of BBC Radio 1 is heading to Cheltenham Racecourse.

Scott Mills to DJ at Cheltenham Racecourse Festival Trials Day

Legendary DJ, Scott Mills has been announced as the guest DJ at Cheltenham Racecourse’s 2019 Festival Trials Day.

The original Cheltenham Gold Cup Trophy has been located after being missing for more than 40 years

The original Gold Cup from 1924 has been tracked down after 40 years

The winner of 2019’s Cheltenham Gold Cup will receive the original trophy, dating back to 1924.

Robinswood Hill will get a new cafe and visitor centre

Robinswood Hill will get a new café and community space

Robinswood Hill Country Park is about to get a serious makeover thanks to a new community space and café that’s been given...

Celebrating Stagecoach West’s 25th anniversary, managing director Rupert Cox and driver Freddy Greef who has been with the company 25 years.

Stagecoach West celebrates 25 years of silver service

Gloucestershire’s leading bus service provider is celebrating a milestone 25 years of service with the launch of two special...

Fans of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler will love this new trail

Zog family trail coming to Beechenhurst

Following in the footsteps of The Gruffalo, The Highway Rat, and Stick Man, a new forest trail is coming to Beechenhurst in...

A new wellbeing centre known as The Hive is about to open in Cheltenham

The Hive wellness centre opening in Cheltenham

A new wellness centre and holistic school is opening in Cheltenham in 2019, known as The Hive.

Cinderford sports brand Raw Sports is opening its first shop in Cheltenham

New mountain biking brand to open in Regent Arcade

A Cinderford-based mountain biking company is opening a new store in Cheltenham’s Regent Arcade.

Visitors on the Sunday at The November Meeting can expect to see parades, an aerial display and much, much more at Cheltenham Racecourse.

Huge centenary celebration planned at Cheltenham Racecourse

A Sunday full of elaborate historic celebrations is planned at Cheltenham Racecourse, during The November Meeting 2018, to...

It will be the first 24-hour gym in Cheltenham.

Simply Gym in Cheltenham to open 24-hours

Cheltenham Gym, Simply Gym has announced plans to open 24-hours from the start of December 2018.

The plans aim to improve the Pump Room side of the park.

Plans proposed to improve Pittville Park

Plans have been revealed to improve Pittville Park following the huge renovation of the children’s play area.

SoGlos is officially partnering with Cheltenham Racecourse to launch the very first SoGlos Showcase Zone

SoGlos Showcase Zone to launch at Cheltenham Racecourse

SoGlos is officially partnering with Cheltenham Racecourse to launch the very first SoGlos Showcase Zone, promoting the very...

Join in the post-walk celebrations and bag yourself a free beer!

Five Valleys Walk offers post-walk celebrations and free beer

Sure to come as good news to participants, Five Valleys Walk has announced exciting post-walk celebrations for 2018, including...

Dog owners can now treat their pooch to an ice cream in the park.

Dog ice cream available at The Boathouse

Keep your furry friends cool this summer as The Boathouse Café in Cheltenham has announced it will now stock ice-cream for...

EXCLUSIVE: Cheltenham splash pad announces opening date

SoGlos can exclusively reveal when the new splash pad built inside Leisure at Cheltenham is opening. The new facility will...

The company will be backing the England team.

Stagecoach West shows support for England World Cup team

Backing the England team in the FIFA World Cup 2018, Stagecoach West is showing its support for the Three Lions with the launch...

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