Thornbury Voice News

August 10 2020 Prisoner with violence conviction walks out of Leyhill open jail

Prisoner with violence conviction walks out of Leyhill open jail

POLICE are appealing for sightings of a violent prisoner who has walked out of Leyhill open jail. .. Read More


July 29 2020 New electric car charger for Thornbury - but area is 'lagging way behind' others in region

New electric car charger for Thornbury - but area is 'lagging way behind' others in region

A NEW electric car charging point in Thornbury will form part of a network to make it easier for drivers to make the switch to the new technology... Read More


July 29 2020 Dad is cycling the length of the country to help Castle School

Dad is cycling the length of the country to help Castle School

A THORNBURY dad is riding the length of the country after fundraising efforts for the Castle School ground to a halt. .. Read More


July 29 2020 Cautious reopening for lockdown-hit businesses

Cautious reopening for lockdown-hit businesses

AFTER weeks of enforced closure, home working or emergency appointments, businesses in many of the sectors worst affected by the lockdown are reopening. .. Read More


July 29 2020 Seat booking service to be introduced on Thornbury to Bristol buses

Seat booking service to be introduced on Thornbury to Bristol buses

BUS passengers travelling between Thornbury and Bristol will be able to book seats on special services... Read More


July 28 2020 No fist-bumps, no high-fives - new rules for skaters in reopened parks

No fist-bumps, no high-fives - new rules for skaters in reopened parks

NO fist-bumps or high-fives and no dangerous tricks – these are just two of the new rules young people in Thornbury need to adapt to after lockdown... Read More


July 27 2020 Car passenger suffers multiple injuries in M5 crash near Thornbury

Car passenger suffers multiple injuries in M5 crash near Thornbury

A CAR passenger suffered multiple fractures and a van driver sustained whiplash injuries in a crash on the M5 near Thornbury... Read More


July 27 2020 Take this online quiz challenge - and help a Thornbury charity

Take this online quiz challenge - and help a Thornbury charity

AN online fundraiser is being held to help a Thornbury charity which needs funds urgently... Read More


July 25 2020 'Deplorable' ban on hearing residents' views at planning visits to stay

'Deplorable' ban on hearing residents' views at planning visits to stay

RESIDENTS will continue to be prevented from speaking during council visits to contentious planning sites, despite pleas from parish councillors... Read More


July 23 2020 Schools find different ways to say goodbye - and prepare for a ‘new adventure’ in September

Schools find different ways to say goodbye - and prepare for a ‘new adventure’ in September

SCHOOLS have had to find new ways to say goodbye to leavers – and their next challenge is how to welcome all pupils back in September... Read More