Gloucester Plumbing are leading plumbing and central heating engineers serving Gloucester and surrounding areas in Gloucestershire.
Gloucester plumbing offers affordable boiler service and repair, central heating, drains, plumbing services and more. All aspects of gas, heating and plumbing are covered by the team.
Gloucester Plumbing consists of a team of full trained, qualified, and experienced gas and heating engineers. They work on both small and big jobs from detecting leaks, fixing faults and servicing plumbing and central heating systems.
The team at Gloucester Plumbing are also involved in fitting plumbing systems for kitchens and bathrooms and have worked on house extensions, renovation, and new build projects.
Gloucester Plumbing has been recognised for excellent customer service and a reasonably priced service with competitive rates.
Although Gloucester Plumbing is based in Gloucester and works within the area, it also covers surrounding towns like Cheltenham, Tewkesbury, and Lydney in Gloucestershire.
Gloucester is the major town in the county of Gloucestershire in South-West England.
It was founded by the Romans and was an important city and colony.
Gloucestershire comprises part of the Cotswold Hills, the fertile valley of the River Severn and the entire Forest of Dean.
Gloucester lies on River Severn between Cotswolds to the east and the Forest of Dean to the West.
The city has the lowest bridging point of the River Severn. River Severn is the longest river in Great Britain.
Gloucester is a famous cathedral city and is one of the 69 cities with the cathedral city status in the United Kingdom.
Gloucester’s population is 129,128 and accounts for 20% of Gloucestershire’s 633,558 population. Gloucester’s population increases to 150,053 if the urban area is extended to Brockworth and Churchdown.
The city is the location of the Gloucester Cathedral, a well-known attraction to the town. Gloucester Cathedral was the burial place for King Edward II and Walter de Lacy.
Gloucester cathedral features prominently in the Harry Potter films.
Gloucester postcodes are GL1, GL2, GL3 and GL4.
The city is served by a port linked through the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal to the Severn Estuary.
Gloucester city plays a prominent role in the aerospace and service industries. It was the base of Gloster Aircraft Company that manufactured fighter jets. Initially called Gloucestershire Aircraft Company, the name was changed due to pronunciation issues with international customers.
The city still maintains its aviation heritage with GE Aviation Dowty Propellers and Messier-Dowty’s Landing Gear plants are based on the outskirts of the city. BAE Systems Applied Intelligence is also based in Gloucester Business Park.
There is a sculpture in the city centre celebrating the city’s aviation history and strides in jet engine manufacturing.
Aside from aviation services, other key economic activities in the area include financial services, research, distribution, and light manufacturing.
Known brands based in the city include Ecclesiastical Insurance owned by Allchurches Trust, Lloyds Banking Group and TSB Bank. Others include Priday, Metford and Company Ltd, a milling firm that has been around for over a century and Fielding & Platt, the hydraulic engineering company. Fortis Insurance is also based in Gloucester Business Park.
Media companies include BBC Radio Gloucestershire, print, online newspapers, and magazines.
Gloucester is divided into 18 wards with 39 councillors.
Gloucester is served by excellent transport systems connecting the city to other parts of UK. This includes road, rail, sea, and air transport systems.
Gloucester Railway Station has frequent trains to London Paddington via Reading. The station also has connections to Bristol, Cardiff, Birmingham, and Nottingham.
The closed Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Company Railway works sites were in Gloucester.
The motorways M5, A38, A40, A46, A4173 and A417 link Gloucester with Bristol, Tewkesbury, Cheltenham, Monmouth, Swansea, Stroud, and Cirencester, respectively.
The city’s local bus network is run by Stagecoach West. National Express Coaches also run from Gloucester to London, Heathrow, and Gatwick airports.
Gloucester is linked to River Avon. Small coastal vessels are used to navigate the area.
Gloucestershire Airport 8 miles east of the city is a private airport for chartered flights only.
The city is known for its good schools. There are several high-quality primary and secondary schools in the area. Well-known secondary schools are Sir Thomas Rich’s School, High School for Girls, Millbrook Academy, Beaufort Co-operative Academy, St Peter’s High School, Chosen Hill School, Severn Vale School and Gloucester Academy.
University of the West of England is based in Gloucester.
Gloucester is renowned for its sporting heritage. The city hosted the Rugby World Cup in 1991 and 2015 with matches hosted at Kingsholm Stadium home of Gloucester Rugby.
Gloucester Rugby is the city’s main rugby team. It is part of Premiership Rugby organised by English Professional Rugby Union.
Other key sports include cricket, swimming, hockey, and American Football. Gloucester Cricket Festival is held at the King’s School in the city. Gloucester City Swimming Club competes in county and national swimming championships. There is also the City Hockey Club and the American Football Club.