Beatrix Potter's life is being celebrated by a theatre company in Cheltenham with a play about how one of her most famous works came to be.Read the full story ›
Two Cheltenham students who were seriously injured in a coach crash in France are likely to be flown home in the next few days.
The students from Cheltenham Bournside School were rushed to hospital on Saturday after the coach they were on crashed.
The school released a statement today which said:
"We are delighted to be able to share that each of the two students who were seriously injured in the coach crash on Saturday are making very good progress and hope to be flown home over the next couple of days."
"Both families would like to thank everyone for their support to date and for their kind words on social media, which has been of great comfort at such a difficult time."
Renowned amateur jockey JT McNamara has died at the age of 41 following a fall a few years ago at the Cheltenham Festival.Read the full story ›
An armed response team has been deployed in Cheltenham after reports of shots being fired at a train.Read the full story ›
Extreme endurance athlete Sean Conway says completing a triathlon around the entire coast-line of Britain was harder than he ever imagined.Read the full story ›
When staff at Stuart Holmes salon switched on the computers, they knew something was wrong - their screens were locked, with a ransom note.Read the full story ›
An extreme endurance athlete from Cheltenham has become the first person in history to complete the British ultra-triathlonRead the full story ›
Trains running between Paddington and Cheltenham Spa have been cancelled after a train derailed in London last night.
The empty train caused damage to the signalling and the overhead wires after it derailed just outside London last night.
A reduced service on Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Penzance is operating. Services scheduled to leave Bristol Temple Meads at 30 minutes past the hour will not run.
Passengers are being told they can use alternative routes.
The A40 Golden Valley bypass in Cheltenham is just passable and queueing due to flooding.
It's at the A40 Gloucester Road and is causing traffic up to Church Road and to J11 on the the M5.