Steppers UK, a community interest company based in Coventry, continued their AONB Challenge to visit, and walk in, every Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in the UK this month with a trip to the Cotswolds town of Chipping Campden. The group, originally formed by Cherelle Harding in response to the coronavirus pandemic to encourage […]
Around 1 in 3 people who have COVID-19 have no symptoms at all. Rapid tests help to detect the virus in people who might not know they have it, so that they can self- isolate quickly to prevent passing Covid on to their family, friends and work colleagues. Since the Government first announced that rapid […]
The Cotswolds AONB exceeds 38 million visitors annually. Bourton on the Water is a major tourist centre, with around 10,000 visitors a day at peak. Tourism stimulates local economies, but the intense concentration of people also has its environmental drawbacks. Takeaway drinks & food containers create a disproportionate amount of single use waste – 7M […]
UK adults spent more time online on desktop, smartphones or tablets in 2020 than comparable European countries according to Ofcom’s annual study into the nation’s online habits. Ofcom’s Online Nation 2021 delivers a snapshot of an unprecedented year, when communication, entertainment, culture, retail, work and education moved more online. UK adults spent more than three-and-a-half hours online each day in 2020 – more than an hour longer than in Germany and France and 30 minutes more than Spain. Brits also spent nearly £2.45bn on, and in, mobile apps across last year, with Tinder, Disney+, […]
SEEKING out quiet places – two people with designs on a good day. Sara Chandler and Geoff Hodgson are sketching in All Saints’ Church grounds and Abbey Park, Evesham. Both are members of Evesham u3a ‘Urban Sketchers’ group which meets every fortnight to capture scenes in and around the town. Also pictured is the latest […]
Listen in at 3pm for a new programme introduced by Terry Howse. Shake, Rattle & Roll the afternoon away as Terry will be playing an hour of 50s Rock n Roll. Put on your dancin’ shoes, it’ll set you up for the weekend.
Listen in to hear Sally Nobes talking about the history of Chipping Campden. Bank Holiday Monday from 1 ’til 5.
Ventilation will be really important once we start meeting friends and family indoors again. Coronavirus is spread through the air by droplets and smaller particles (known as aerosols) that are exhaled from the nose and mouth of an infected person as they breathe, speak or cough. They behave in a similar way to smoke but […]
03:47 PM BST More than 100 pharmacies across the county are already set up as collection points for FREE rapid COVID-19 tests. From next week, people will also be able to go to a local pharmacy to take a test on site.
Whether you are starting a new business; expanding; or developing aproduct or service, conducting market research is crucial for businessesof all sizes. Did you know Gloucestershire Libraries subscribe to acomprehensive business database called Fame, which containsinformation on both public and private companies across the UK andIreland? Why not take this opportunity to get in contact […]