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28-11-2020 09:31:31 in General by Andrew Merrell
The Raikes Journal’s 20 questions featuring …' series.  If she had a hotline to anyone to invite to her fantasy dinner party phones would ring at the homes of Julie Walters, Tom Hanks and David Attenborough.  Whether she would treat them to her favourite dessert, sticky toffee pudding, would remain to be seen but she would hope for, and no doubt get,an evening of...

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27-11-2020 10:02:51 in General by Andrew Merrell
Being Black Friday – that now traditional honeypot for those who can’t get enough retail – the Gloucester firm that is the subject of this article is probably a tad busy. For the eight-week period that began on this very day last year it enjoyed a record period with almost £10 million in sales. This month (November) – just ahead of today’s shopping festival &nda...

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27-11-2020 07:15:41 in General by Andrew Merrell
In news that is a reflection of the talent flourishing here in Gloucestershire, the investment by employers and the quality of our education and training providers, a county apprentice has been crowned with a national title.  Apprentice Maisey Hammond has been named National Intermediate Apprentice of the Year 2020, hot on the heels of also winning at the South West Regional Apprentice...

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24 November 2020 10:25
Sarah Cook’s CV is one of those which reads like a long, well-planned journey to reach where she is now – running an outsourced HR company helping businesses across Gloucestershire and beyond. ...

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21 October 2020 10:11
Beat away the thick clouds of covid-related gloom and it becomes clear huge blocks have been pushed into place to ensure the county’s economy can build for the future. ...

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19 November 2020 6:45
There is still uncertainty as to what will happen when the transition period ends. Here are some of the common questions we are being asked by national and overseas clients at the moment. ...

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A forgotten British explorer, a new deal between two universities – and a potential Brexit trade win for Gloucestershire!

A forgotten British explorer, a new deal between two universities – and a potential Brexit trade win for Gloucestershire!

24-November-2020
24-November-2020 9:18
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by Andrew Merrell
A forgotten British explorer, a new deal between two universities – and a potential Brexit trade win for Gloucestershire!

Forgotten connections between a British explorer and Australia have helped forge an exciti...

Businesswoman from Stroud energised by environment award

Businesswoman from Stroud energised by environment award

23-November-2020
23-November-2020 7:08
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by Andrew Merrell
Businesswoman from Stroud energised by environment award

A businesswoman from Stroud has been recognised at the People Environment Achievement Aw...

Award win brings Gloucestershire photographer’s career into brilliant focus

Award win brings Gloucestershire photographer’s career into brilliant focus

20-November-2020
20-November-2020 7:05
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by Andrew Merrell
Award win brings Gloucestershire photographer’s career into brilliant focus

You may not know it, but many of the very best news images you will have seen in recent ...