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He quit his job with a few thousand pounds in savings and an empty garage. In less than a year, Nick Grey’s technology company Gtech was flying. Tanya Gledhill meets him

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When Charles Martell became the latest High Sheriff of Gloucestershire, he started discovering things about the county he never knew – not to mention things about himself, too. Katie Jarvis spoke to him about saw pits, walnuts, peaceable towns and pink-headed ducks

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A cast-iron work ethic drove Marcus Gomery from a car wash kid to Managing Director of one of Gloucestershire’s leading financial planning companies. Tanya Gledhill meets him

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Katie Jarvis talks Marmite sandwiches and poison dart frogs - but definitely no cider - with Reggie Heyworth, who runs the Cotswold Wildlife Park

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Exceptional design and incredible vision are the hallmarks of coombes:everitt architects. John Everitt tells Tanya Gledhill how the practice is building on its success

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Tinnitus sufferers are being invited to use a new online, sound matching tool to help better understand their type of tinnitus and the potential treatments available to them.

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From Dragons’ Den to a £20m business... Frank Tennyson meets a young inventor and businessman giving hope to aspiring creatives

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A querulous head is dog chat for “You’re bonkers if you think I’m going to jump over that dry stone wall”

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Jade Holland Cooper threw away her textbooks, in the middle of a Royal Ag College course, to sell 30 home-designed tweed miniskirts at Badminton Horse Trials. Her friends said she was mad. A decade later, she heads up Holland Cooper, a multi-million-pound fashion brand

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The Cotswold lady behind you in the queue at Waitrose or the gentlemen in tweed and red trousers might be hiding a secret. As body art becomes ever more popular we take a look at what lies beneath

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From a barn conversion in rural Oxfordshire, some of the biggest tech companies are driving their growth. Lucy Parford meets Sian Gaskell, the woman behind the magic

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Ad Feature: 8 inspirational women in business in the Cotswolds

Monday, July 16, 2018

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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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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From rock and pop royalty to fashion designers, the TV and film industry and international airlines, ABC Inflatables boasts some of the best-known clients in the world. Tanya Gledhill is blown away

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Emma Samms: Face value

Monday, July 2, 2018

Lessons learned from a bout with Bell’s Palsy

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Did you attend the exclusive opening night of Stratford-upon-Avon’s newest luxury hotel, Hotel du Vin? If so, you could be in our social photos from the evening

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