Thornbury Voice News

May 05 2020 Call to transfer all coronavirus patients to Bristol Nightingale hospital

Call to transfer all coronavirus patients to Bristol Nightingale hospital

CALLS have been made for all coronavirus patients in Bristol hospitals to be taken to the new Nightingale hospital so the city’s main hospitals can get back to treating other people... Read More


May 04 2020 Children of key workers at Castle and Marlwood schools do their bit for NHS

Children of key workers at Castle and Marlwood schools do their bit for NHS

CHILDREN of key workers and other youngsters attending the Castle School in Thornbury and Marlwood School in Alveston have been combining their studies with helping in the struggle against coronavirus... Read More


May 04 2020 Coronavirus claims 16 lives in Thornbury area, latest figures show

Coronavirus claims 16 lives in Thornbury area, latest figures show

SIXTEEN people in Thornbury and the surrounding area have died after contracting coronavirus, according to the latest official figures... Read More


April 30 2020 Pop-up tips could be set up in car parks for waste disposal and recycling

Pop-up tips could be set up in car parks for waste disposal and recycling

POP-up waste disposal sites could be set up in Thornbury and other areas where recycling centres cannot reopen... Read More


April 30 2020 Police camera crackdown on ‘incredibly dangerous’ speeding drivers

Police camera crackdown on ‘incredibly dangerous’ speeding drivers

POLICE speed camera vans and bikes have gone back on patrol to stop “incredibly dangerous” drivers putting other road users at risk during the lockdown... Read More


April 23 2020 Coronavirus outbreak confirmed at Thornbury care home

Coronavirus outbreak confirmed at Thornbury care home

A CARE home in Thornbury is dealing with an outbreak of COVID-19 among residents... Read More


April 17 2020 Number of coronavirus deaths at Bristol hospitals reaches 100

Number of coronavirus deaths at Bristol hospitals reaches 100

THE number of people to die with coronavirus in the Bristol area’s hospitals has reached 100... Read More


April 08 2020 Remember coronavirus deaths if you're tempted to break rules over Easter, police warn

Remember coronavirus deaths if you're tempted to break rules over Easter, police warn

AVON and Somerset police are urging anyone tempted to defy social distancing rules over the Easter weekend to remember the thousands of lives coronavirus has already claimed... Read More


April 02 2020 Children flourish at 'exceptionally vibrant' Thornbury preschool

Children flourish at 'exceptionally vibrant' Thornbury preschool

AN Ofsted inspector says a Thornbury preschool is an ‘exceptionally vibrant and nurturing setting’ where children ‘flourish’... Read More


April 01 2020 Burglars force their way into woman's home while she is in bed

Burglars force their way into woman's home while she is in bed

BURGLARS broke into an elderly woman’s home in Almondsbury as she lay in bed... Read More