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The Polish community in Cheltenham

After 52.5% of people voted to leave the EU brexit will affect many foreigners in the UK. One community which will be damaged is the Polish society. Polish people have been living in the UK since the war, impressing us with their work ethic and their desire to be a part of the British lifestyle. The most […]

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Diversity Variety Festival to come to Gloucester on Saturday

The annual Diversity Variety Festival takes place in Gloucester this Saturday, with food and entertainment from a variety of different cultures. The festival brings the local community together to celebrate cultures from around the world. The event will consist of creative arts, community workshops, cultural traditions, drama, music, dance, wearable art and also a multicultural Food Market in Kings […]

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Is the University of Gloucestershire diverse?

The University of Gloucestershire is committed to providing a quality staff and student experience where both individuals feel respected and valued. A strong sense of community and positive links with locals are just two of the main aims the university sets to achieve. Over time they have developed an inclusive culture, free from discrimination, harassment […]

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Survey reveals attitudes to immigration

Immigration has always been a topic of discussion when it comes to British politics, and with a war torn Syria and a nation of displaced citizens fleeing the country, the discussion is more relevant than ever. However, according to a survey conducted by UoGlos Live, attitudes towards immigration are much more inclusive and tolerant. Of those […]

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Lack of diversity revealed in Gloucestershire Constabulary

Gloucestershire Constabulary is under criticism after a recent government study revealed a lack of ethnic diversity amongst it’s officers. The 2016 review of the national workforce demonstrated little progress in creating diversity throughout Gloucestershire. Figures for Gloucestershire revealed that non-white officers made up  2.1% of the 1,200 police force. In comparison, the highest percentage was […]