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Woman raises thousands for Thornbury cancer charity

A local mum has raised £1,800 for a Thornbury charity after a chance playground meeting... Read More


July 30 2018

Thornbury’s planning meetings to be scrapped after all

Changes to the planning system have been approved which will see an end to meetings held in Thornbury over planning applications .. Read More


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Road closures on offer as part of children’s play initiative

A new pilot scheme has been opened up to people who’d like to hold a children’s play session in their street. .. Read More


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Thornbury teenager celebrates fencing success

A Thornbury fencer has secured a top ten finish at a national championships, and is hoping for a call up to the Great Britain squad... Read More


July 30 2018

Review could see Yate Minor Injuries Unit upgraded

An NHS review of urgent care provision could see Yate’s MIU upgraded to an Urgent Treatment Centre with a wider range of services. .. Read More


July 30 2018

Ride and stride event promotes car use for event

South Gloucestershire’s Ride+Stride charity event, which sees people travelling on foot, by horse, or by bike to as many local churches as possible, is encouraging driving this year. .. Read More


July 30 2018

Council to hire out it's staff in the face of further cutbacks

The cabinet of South Gloucestershire Council has decided to raise money by allowing staff to offer expertise to the private sector, as it simultaneously makes cuts in its annual spending. .. Read More


July 30 2018

Inspector says more needs to be done for children at risk

Ofsted has told South Gloucestershire Council that progress has been made in some of its services for vulnerable children and young people, but there is more work to do, with some children exposed to risk for too long... Read More


July 30 2018

Council sets deadline for ban on disposable plastics

South Gloucestershire Council is to ban disposable cups and plastic cutlery at its catering facilities by the end of the year. .. Read More


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Thornbury Pop-up shop pulls in new volunteers

Thornbury Volunteer Centre’s Pop-Up shop has finished it’s successful eight week opening, not only raising thousands of pounds, but also seeing 29 people register for volunteering roles. .. Read More