Thornbury Voice News

May 30 2017

Thornbury infant school continues to provide good education to pupils

In her letter to Mr Toogood, she said he had appointed new members of the leadership team who had particular skills and experience to improve the quality of teaching and had taken on new teachers and a number of teaching assistants... Read More


May 30 2017

Cyber hacking attack hit appointments at Thornbury Health Centre surgery

A THORNBURY GP practice has returned to normal after being hit by the cyber hacking attack that targeted the NHS. .. Read More


May 30 2017

Youth project manager to address AGM of Thornbury Volunteer Centre

THE project manager of youth service provider Krunch South West will be guest speaker at the annual general meeting of Thornbury Volunteer Centre. .. Read More


May 30 2017

Phone scammers disrupted as they targeted elderly Thornbury woman

POLICE officers intercepted a telephone scam in Thornbury involving offenders repeatedly targeting an elderly woman and trying to defraud her out of £7,000. .. Read More


May 30 2017 Tockington Manor girl strikes gold in schools championship

Tockington Manor girl strikes gold in schools championship

A pupil from Tockington Manor School is celebrating after claiming a swimming gold. .. Read More


May 02 2017 Carnival to fly high as entertainment lined up for thousands of visitors

Carnival to fly high as entertainment lined up for thousands of visitors

THE team behind Thornbury’s annual carnival said planning was in full swing for the summer event, which is now just two months away. .. Read More


May 02 2017 On your marks for annual Oldbury Fun Run

On your marks for annual Oldbury Fun Run

UP to 1,000 people of all ages are expected to take part in the annual fun run in Oldbury-on-Severn - one of the biggest events of its kind in the South West. .. Read More


May 02 2017 Crisis in South Glos schools as funds squeezed

Crisis in South Glos schools as funds squeezed

MORE than 300 people turned out for a public meeting to launch the Fair Funding for all Schools - South Glos campaign and hundreds more have signed a petition calling for action... Read More


May 02 2017

Ofsted chief: Urgent action needed to improve schools

COUNCILLORS from all parties have agreed that all 70 members of South Gloucestershire Council share a “moral imperative" to seek rapid improvements to secondary education in the district... Read More


May 02 2017

Decision delay 'is causing distress and uncertainty

THE delay over selecting a new permanent sponsor for Winterbourne International Academy came under fire from parents and councillors. .. Read More