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Celebrity Interviews

Friday, May 25, 2018

Poet Pam Ayres is well known for her deep love of animals. Which is why, in her latest book, she’s turning her attention to a particularly prickly subject: the plight of the British hedgehog

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Tweedy the clown is (as always) one of the stars of Giffords Circus, beginning its annual tour of the Cotswolds on May 4 in Stroud. So how easy is it to be a clown? To do a bit of juggling, comically ride a miniscule bike, and balance on a rolling plank? Can’t be much in it, thinks Katie Jarvis, as she heads for a special Tweedy clowning workshop...

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Rick Astley is one of the stars performing at Cheltenham Jazz Festival in May. Katie Jarvis did some quick research into 60s childhood, 80s fame, and millennium rickrolling

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Smash hit comedy This Country has returned to our screens. Katie Jarvis caught up with Charlie Cooper to find out about his Cotswold Life

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Poldark actress Heida Reed talks corsets, Cotswolds and Cirencester (where she’s supporting the brand new Barn Theatre)… and why she really (honestly, truly) doesn’t mind the English weather

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Local People

Mon, 11:00

We’ve some extraordinary, and inspiring, women in business in the Cotswolds. We talk to 8 female trailblazers in local industry who offer the business advice they’ve lived by

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How did a boy from the London suburbs become one of Gloucestershire’s wildlife champions? Katie Jarvis talks to Tony Richardson, chair of Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust

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Jane Bailey is an author whose novels combine romance with intrigue; the mystery of what it is to be human, entwined with deep and dark secrets. Fiction, she says, is entertainment. But it’s also a means of empathy – of putting yourself in someone else’s shoes – and of looking at your own problems through other eyes. Katie Jarvis speaks to local novelist Jane Bailey

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“On behalf of Scoo-B-Doo and the Neonatal Unit, I would like to say how grateful we are to have received such a large donation from Hazlewoods”

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From eating Stinking Bishop cheese with Nick Park, to entertaining Giffords’ ringmaster, Cheltenham artist PJ Crook believes in living life to the full

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Charity

Monday, July 9, 2018

“On behalf of Scoo-B-Doo and the Neonatal Unit, I would like to say how grateful we are to have received such a large donation from Hazlewoods”

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

A local Cotswold company, AeroSuperBatics has presented Andrea with an opportunity to complete a wing walk. Andrea, maintaining her ethos of the sky is the limit, has accepted this challenge

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Monday, June 4, 2018

Jago Hartland was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis when he was just 13, but this hasn’t stopped this remarkable young man from achieving his goals

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Monday, May 21, 2018

More than 150 people from the county’s leading businesses tested their wits at Willans’ charity quiz night on Tuesday May 15, in support of childhood bereavement charity Winston’s Wish.

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Monday, April 9, 2018

An 11 year-old boy from Botley who is rapidly rising up the Motocross ranks and regularly competes in front of thousands of people, has caught the attention of Oxford Innovation following his entrepreneurial plea for sponsorship

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