Thornbury Voice Features

May 30 2017 Paul Jones and Dave Kelly return to Sodbury

Paul Jones and Dave Kelly return to Sodbury

Manfred Mann frontman Paul Jones is making a welcome return to Chipping Sodbury this July. He will be joined by co vocalist Dave Kelly and the duo, founder members of The Blues Band, will be performing their live acoustic set at the Baptist Church on the evening of Friday 7th July. .. Read More


May 30 2017 Thornbury Railway and Station

Thornbury Railway and Station

THE railway line that ran from Thornbury to Yate, via Tytherington, was opened in 1872 after many delays and technical problems, not least Thornbury’s position at the bottom of a hill... Read More


April 28 2017 Thornbury and District Museum

Thornbury and District Museum

A WEBSITE that was created to build up a collection of former Thornbury Grammar School memorabilia has just become the responsibility of the museum. .. Read More


April 28 2017

On The Beat: Beware of rogue traders

We’ve teamed up with South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards to prevent vulnerable people in our community from falling victim to rogue traders. .. Read More


March 28 2017

Aerospace industry highlighted in Thornbury museum exhibition

AN exhibition running in Thornbury is giving a taster for the opening of the new Aerospace Bristol museum this summer. .. Read More


March 28 2017 Celebrations after Cleve Park homes plan rejection tempered by possible appeal

Celebrations after Cleve Park homes plan rejection tempered by possible appeal

OPPONENTS of plans for up to 350 homes at Cleve Park in Thornbury have welcomed its rejection by councillors - but are prepared for any appeal against the decision. .. Read More


March 21 2017 View from Thornbury District Museum

View from Thornbury District Museum

IT’S some three decades since the museum was officially opened in a former cottage in Chapel Street, with a collection of items of local historical interest that had been amassed by Oldbury-on-Severn resident Mary Bruton at its core... Read More