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July 31 2018

Thom named as coach of the year

DOWNEND Cricket Club’s Thom Manning has been named Gloucestershire’s Coach of the Year for 2018... Read More


July 31 2018

Hypnobirthing course starts

A COURSE on hypnobirthing is being offered at Cossham Hospital... Read More


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Imogen in the running for Miss Teen GB

Imogen Lottie Chapman, the current Miss Teen Bristol, is in the running to become the next Miss Teen Great Britain... Read More


July 31 2018

Boost for charity

KINGSWOOD-based Jessie May are to be given a financial boost after a shopping centre nominated them as their charity of the year... Read More


July 31 2018

Happy tale of the book corner

When your children have all fled the nest and you’re left with just the cats and a dog there’s a natural inclination to ‘de-clutter’. In our case, this probably means ‘let’s clear some space to make room for more stuff’!.. Read More


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Great turnout for Mangotsfield station talk

THERE was an excellent turnout for the talk on "The History of Mangotsfield Railway Station" by local historian Alan Massey, which was actually held on one of the old platforms. .. Read More


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Street play comes to South Glos

RESIDENTS who want their children to experience the thrill of playing in their street can apply to take part in new pilot Play Street initiative - and this time there are no charges involved... Read More


July 31 2018

Council votes to ban plastics

THE USE of disposable cups and plastic cultery is to be banned at council offices... Read More


July 31 2018

North Bristol NHS Trust AGM

NORTH Bristol NHS Trust is holding its annual general meeting on Thursday, 2 August and is encouraging people to come along... Read More


July 31 2018

Pulling out all the stops for show

STAPLE Hill-based St Mary’s Players are pulling out all the stops for their autumn show which celebrates the best of musicals both sides of the Atlantic... Read More