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June 30 2013

Support the Sue Ryder Sevens at Cleve

AN exciting new Sevens rugby tournament takes place in Mangotsfield this month... Read More


June 30 2013

Redevelopment of Frenchay campus due to start shortly

UWE Bristol has been working on the plans since it bought 70 acres adjoining its original campus from Hewlett Packard in 2008... Read More


June 30 2013

Crowds flock to the Mangotsfield village festival to join in the fun

THE sun brought record numbers of families to celebrate the 21st Mangotsfield Village Festival... Read More


June 30 2013

Wacky headgear day raises over £300 at Mangotsfield School

HATS off to Mangotsfield School students who wore wacky headgear to class in support of a Bristol charity... Read More


June 30 2013

Three Peaks challenge completed by Stanbridge Primary School team

A TEAM from Stanbridge Primary School has risen literally and magnificently to the challenge of scaling Scotland, England and Wales’s highest peaks in just over 24 hours... Read More


June 30 2013

Space dog helps primary pupils reach for the stars — literally

WALLACE’S sidekick Gromit is known all over the world but it now appears the loyal dog has even made an appearance in space... Read More


June 30 2013

Black belt Ava accepted by the Royal Ballet School

SHE may only be 11 years of age but already Ava May Llewellyn’s list of achievements would put many adults to shame... Read More


June 29 2013

Armed Forces Day Pictures

The sun brought out huge crowds to celebrate Armed Forces Day at Page Park. Here's a selection of some of the photos from the day... Read More


June 25 2013

C in the park a huge hit

HUNDREDS of people came out to support this year’s C in the Park event... Read More


June 25 2013

Show your support for Armed Forces Day

Representatives from South Gloucestershire Council including Leader of the Council John Calway and Deputy Chief Executive Dave Perry will be joined byAir Marshal Simon Bollom, Lieutenant Commander Jonathan Lee and Brigadier Andrew Brownfrom the Ministry of Defence. Together they will sign an Armed Forces Community Covenant at our Armed Forces Day celebrations... Read More