A man who was attempting to swim across the Atlantic has been left partially paralysed, after being stung by a Portuguese man o'war.Read the full story ›
A man has died after a house caught fire in Cheltenham.
Police say the man was found dead by fire crews who were called to the blaze in Shurdington Road late last night.
The fire caught hold of the house near the junction of Shurdington Road and Kidnappers' Lane.
Fire crews used two hose reels and breathing apparatus after the small house fire took hold.
Anyone with any information about the fire should contact police on 101 quoting incident 431 of November 27.
The 'Spy Booth' artwork, which appeared in 2014, was removed with a power drill in August. The Council said it wasn't salvageable.Read the full story ›
A harrowing letter has condemned the friends of a girl so drunk she could not remember where she was staying.Read the full story ›
Ex-serviceman Ben Hooper - who's from Cheltenham - was meant to set off on his swim today but now says the expedition could be in jeopardy.Read the full story ›
Ben Hooper has taken on quite an amazing challenge - in fact, no one has ever done it before!
Looking at some of these numbers, it might not be so surprising....
Ben is going to have to face some pretty daunting physical challenges over the next 140 days, from storms to sharks...
The daily grind
And just how do you keep going during such a mammoth mission? Ben will need to eat and sleep regularly to keep himself healthy.
A former serviceman is about to attempt the first-ever swim across the Atlantic Ocean - raising a million pounds for charity.Read the full story ›
Police have issued a warning to the public after a garden shed caught fire in Cheltenham after a group of boys set off fireworks.Read the full story ›
Two men from Cheltenham have been banned from going near or contacting girls under 18 after a court heard they'd exploited a teenage girl.Read the full story ›
A 21-year-old woman suffered stab wounds to the chest and groin in a serious assault in Longlevens in the early hours.
An 18-year-old woman from Cheltenham has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in connection with the attack, which also saw another woman, also 21, suffer a less serious cut to the arm.
The incident happened at a house in Meadowleaze shortly before 1.45am today (Saturday 8 October).
The more seriously injured victim remains in Gloucestershire Royal Hospital today.