A quarter of a century after shooting to fame with the world's worst Olympic ski jump, Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards is to make a comeback
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford remains in a hot, cramped cell in an infamous Indonesian prison after losing a court appeal.
Plans have been unveiled for a £45m redevelopment of Cheltenham Racecourse.
The Foreign Office will "consider how to support any application for judicial review or clemency" for a Cheltenham grandmother who lost her appeal against the death penalty for drug trafficking in Indonesia.
– Foreign office
We are aware that Lindsay Sandiford's appeal to the Indonesian Supreme Court has been denied.
We will continue to provide consular assistance to Lindsay Sandiford and her family at this difficult time.
A spokesman for the Supreme Court in Jakarta has confirmed a British grandmother from Cheltenham has lost her appeal against a death sentence for drugs trafficking in Bali.
Lindsay Sandiford's appeal was unanimously rejected by a three-judge panel at the court, Ridwan Mansur said.
Under Indonesian law, Sandiford can still look for a judicial review of her case before appealing for a presidential pardon.
Firefighters were called out this afternoon (Tuesday) to help a paraglider who crashed on Leckhampton Hill near Cheltenham.
Whey they arrived at the scene, they called in rope rescue teams from Coleford to help what was a complex rescue.
The Hazardous Area Response Team and paramedics also attended and the casualty was taken to hospital by air ambulance.
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Police have attained a warrant of further detention and this morning have been granted a further 36 hours to speak to a 57 year old man arrested in Birmingham on Monday 19th August in relation to the death of 57 year old Jane Wiggett.
Police would like to speak to the ex-husband of a woman found murdered at a house in Whaddon, Cheltenham.
The police found a body believed to be that of Jane Wiggett, also known as Jane Spencer, on Friday, and are ‘keen to locate’ her ex husband, Danny Spencer.
Mr Spencer is well known locally and is thought to often visit pubs in the Whaddon area. Police believe he may be looking to leave the country.
Anyone with information is urged to come forward.
A man from Cheltenham who admitted sending racist tweets to two footballers has been ordered to pay £500 compensation to them.
The messages were sent to Adebayo Akinfenwa and Clarke Carlisle when they were playing for Northampton at Whaddon Road.
Twenty-five-year-old Ben Townsend has also been ordered to do 200 hours unpaid community work.
A man is due to appear in court today charged with sending racist tweets to two Northampton Town football players.
Ben Townsend, 25, faces two counts of sending by public communications network an offensive, indecent, obscene or menacing message.
Townsend, of Norwich Drive in Cheltenham, will attend at hearing at Cheltenham Magistrates' Court.
Officers from Gloucestershire Police arrested Townsend on May 8 under the Malicious Communications Act, following an investigation by the force and Northamptonshire Police.
His arrest followed the allegation that racist tweets were sent to Adebayo Akinfenwa and Clarke Carlisle.
The tweets were allegedly sent after Northampton Town beat Cheltenham Town in the second leg of their League Two play-off semi-final.