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August 28 2013

Terry beats the chains

A STAPLE Hill IT retailer has found he’s better value than the major High Street chains... Read More


August 28 2013

New health care team

COMMUNITY health care services in South Gloucestershire will be managed by a new provider from next April... Read More


August 28 2013

The Grand Opening of Next Step Exercise and Performance Centre

ON Monday 5th August, after much anticipation, Dr Tim Button of Cleve Chiropractic and his business partner, Emma Hunter, finally held the opening of Next Step to great fanfare. Many sporting celebrities came to support the opening and the ribbon was cut by Katrina Hart. Kat is a GB Paralympian - she is the former 100m World Champion and won a bronze medal at the London 2012 Olympics. .. Read More


August 28 2013

Mangotsfield Juniors and Carsons Cricket Club join forces for fundraising day

THERE were smiles aplenty as people joined in the fun at the recent Pomphrey Hill Beer and Cider Festival... Read More


August 28 2013

Showcase for Players

ONE of Bristol’s most respected musical theatre societies will showcase their latest offering at Page Hall, Staple Hill next month... Read More


August 28 2013

Activities at Downend Baptist Church

WE give a very warm welcome to all ladies at our fortnightly meeting of Ladies Enterprise. (Charge is £1.50.) We have a varied and interesting programme where we travel the world with our speakers as well as travelling back in time eg our first five meetings starting on.. Read More


August 28 2013

Air ambulance hoping to boost funds

The husband and wife team hit upon the idea of writing and hosting quiz nights to support the charity following a horse riding accident where Anne’s goddaughter had to be rescued by the air ambulance... Read More


August 28 2013

Downend Horticultural show is blooming great

MEMBERS of Downend Horticultural Society have declared its 69th annual summer show a huge success despite this year’s unusual weather... Read More


August 28 2013

Fun and games at Christ Church

MORE than 80 primary school children from 14 different schools enjoyed a week of fun and games at Christ Church Downend in the first week of the school holidays for the Adventure Cruise Holiday Club... Read More


August 28 2013

King’s Oak Academy — Ofsted June 2013

WE are passionate about providing an outstanding education for our students. King’s Oak is a school that is academically successful and underpinned by the strong leadership, strong teaching and high quality care and support that come with being part of the Cabot Learning Federation family. The King’s Oak Academy strap line is ‘in pursuit of excellence’... Read More