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Sunday 2nd August 2015

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What's On in Bradley Stoke

                Sunday 2nd August

2015 SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE SHOW6663
Located just off the Avon Cycleway- why not cycle to avoid the traffic. Attractions include: golf, shooting, archery, beer festival, music festival, cycling show, fishing competition with cash prize, main arena activities, farmers market, classic car show, craft market, local sports and activities, health and wellbeing stalls, a fairground and plenty of retail therapy. Call 01454 222959 for more details or visit their website
Windmill Fishery Showground, Westerleigh, BS37 8QZ - 10:30   southglosshow.co.uk

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS6670
Severnside Ramblers. Crook Peak & Kings Wood . 7 Miles. Mendips “betwixt” the A38 & M5. Fabulous views, open heath land & quaint village. Several climbs. Meet 10:30 Aztec West. Contact Jill 07868 727971
Crook Peak and Kingwood - 10:30   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

                Monday 3rd August

BOOKWORMS ADULT READING GROUP6618
Contact the library for further details or just turn up
Filton Library - 17:45   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Tuesday 4th August

STORY AND RHYME TIME6638
Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 9:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Wednesday 5th August

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?6567
The Volunteer Centre Patchway Filton & The Stokes Can they help you find your ideal role! Come and meet your local Volunteer Advisor for an informal chat between 10am-12noon To arrange an alternative appointment please contact 01454868986 or via the web address
Coffee Shop, The Old School Rooms - 10:00   info@volunteercentre-pfs.org.uk

                Thursday 6th August

BRISTOL INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FIESTA6664
6th-9th August 2015 Thursday 6th August 6.00pm Revealing of Special Shapes! 9.15pm Nightglow and Fireworks Friday 7th August 6.00am Mass Ascent - ‘Breakfast and Balloons’ 6.00pm Mass Ascent Saturday 8th August 6.00am Mass Ascent - ‘Breakfast and Balloons’ 6.00pm Mass Ascent 9.15pm Nightglow and Fireworks Sunday 9th August 6.00am Mass Ascent - ‘Breakfast and Balloons’ 6.00pm Mass Ascent Throughout the four days there will be a wide array of attractions on site including model aircraft flying displays, model balloon parades, inflation races, balloon tethering, appearances from the RAF Falcons parachute team. There is also a music stage running throughout the fiesta to keep you entertained, showcasing local talent from the South West.
Ashton Cout Estate - 0:00   bristolballoonfiesta.co.uk

PIRATE FUN DAY6563
Shiver me’ timbers the pirates ‘arrrr’ landing at Willow Brook for a fun packed day of free swashbuckling fun. The fun starts at 11am when children can meet one of the UK’s leading Captain Jack Sparrow lookalike who was Johnny Depp’s double in Pirates of the Caribbean 4. There will be hilarious pirate shows throughout the day from our comedy duo from Bread and Butter theatre. The two dashing pirates of Mens Pants will recruit new shipmates aboard their barnacle covered ship. Children will be able to take part in the Make & Take craft workshop. There will be a treasure trail around the Centre to find out where Captain Jack buried his treasure.
Willowbrook Centre - 11:00  

KNITTING GROUP6634

Filton Library - 17:00   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Friday 7th August

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS6671
Severnside Ramblers. Friday Amble. Old Sodbury & Horton. 2 Hours. Fairly easy circular & historic Cotswold Way route. With only one short climb up & one steep down. Meet 9.30 Aldi Car Park Bradley Stoke. Contact Jenny & John 01454 777963
Old Sodbury and Horton - 9:30   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

ANIMAL MAGIC FRIDAY6617
10.30-12pm Make free crafts most suitable for 4-11 year olds
Filton Library - 10:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

STORY AND RHYME TIME6639
Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 14:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Saturday 8th August

EASTFIELD ARTISAN FOOD AND CRAFT MARKET6480
2nd Saturday of every month 10-2pm Over 25 artisan stalls; veg from Wrington Walled Garden, Gourmet Sausages freshly baked breads, local honey preserves, cakes, pastries cheese, veggie bakes and more Handmade crafts, photography and artwork, bags cushions, babyknits, jewellery, plants plus more Pub open for teas/coffees
Eastfield Inn, Henleaze Rd, Bristol - 10:00  

CHATTERBOOKS 6619
Chatterbooks is a free reading group for children aged 8-12. if your interested in joining please contact the library 2.30-3.30pm
Filton Library - 14:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Sunday 9th August

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS6672
Severnside Ramblers. St Werburghs. 5/6miles. Snuff Mills, Purdown, quirky St Werburghs, Wickham Bridge. Meet 14:00 Aztec West. Contact Joy 0117 9334998
- 14:00   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

                Tuesday 11th August

STORY AND RHYME TIME6640
Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 9:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?6536
The Volunteer Centre Patchway Filton & The Stokes. 1-3pm To arrange an alternative appointment please contact 01454868986 or via the web address We can help you find your idea role! Come and meet your local Volunteer Advisor for an informal chat at the drop in session between 1pm-3pm. Or to make an alternative appointment please contact 01454 868986 or via email
Filton Library - 13:00   info@volunteercentre-pfs.org.uk

AWESOME EGYPTIANS6620
Sign up with the library in advance for a fun workshop run by Explore Learning, most suitable for 9-10 year olds 14.00-15.00pm
Filton Library - 14:00   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Thursday 13th August

KNITTING GROUP6635

Filton Library - 17:00   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Friday 14th August

STORY AND RHYME TIME6641
Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 14:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Saturday 15th August

KNIT AND NATTER GROUP 6656
10am-12noon New members are always welcome
Winterbourne Library - 10:00  

                Sunday 16th August

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS6673
Severnside Rambler. Miserden. 8 Miles. Hilly walk along streams in wooded valleys with lakes, through Caudle Green and Brimpsfield. Meet 09:00 Aztec West. Contact Andy 01454 411305.
Miserden - 9:00   www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk

FUN DOG SHOW AND FAMILY FAIR6607
Run by and in aid of South Glos stray dogs, under cover at Avon Riding Centre, Kings Weston Road, Henbury, BS10 7QT Pedigree and Novelty classes £1/class or £5 as many as you like. Prize and Rosettes to 5th place. Open 10am. Pedigree judging starts at 10.45am Plus lots of kiddies activities and face painting, craft stalls. 50p entrance adults including programme, children free
Avon Riding Centre,Henbury - 10:00   fosgs.comule.com

                Tuesday 18th August

STORY AND RHYME TIME6642
Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 9:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Thursday 20th August

KNITTING GROUP6636

Filton Library - 17:00   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Friday 21st August

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS6674
Severnside Ramblers. Friday Amble – Frenchay & Oldbury Court 2 Hours. Frome Valley, riverside track & parkland. Meet 09:30 Aldi Car Park, Bradley Stoke. Contact Jean 01454 419274
Frenchay and Oldbury - 9:30   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

STORY AND RHYME TIME6643
Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 14:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Saturday 22nd August

BRISTOL KITE FESTIVAL6665
On Saturday and Sunday from 11am – 5pm there will be a full programme of flying displays and demonstrations in the two arenas featuring invited guests flyers and designers aerial creations from around the world. Chill out and watch the experts at work. Or join in the fun and bring along your own kite along to fly in the public flying areas
Durdham Downs - 11:00  

                Sunday 23rd August

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS6675
Severnside Ramblers. Buckland Dinham . 11 Miles. Varied walk of parkland, riverbank, railway paths & fields. Some industrial history & interesting churches. Meet 09:00 Aztec West. Contact Don 0117 9391685
Buckland Dinham - 9:00   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

BRISTOL KITE FESTIVAL6666
On Saturday and Sunday from 11am – 5pm there will be a full programme of flying displays and demonstrations in the two arenas featuring invited guests flyers and designers aerial creations from around the world. Chill out and watch the experts at work. Or join in the fun and bring along your own kite along to fly in the public flying areas
Durdham Downs - 11:00  

                Tuesday 25th August

STORY AND RHYME TIME6644
Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 9:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

                Thursday 27th August

KNITTING GROUP6637

Filton Library - 17:00   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS6676
Severnside Ramblers. Evening Walk – Oldbury. 3 Miles. The end of evening season celebration at the Anchor at Oldbury with a little appetiser stroll beforehand. Meet 18:30 Aztec West. Contact Andy & Chris 01454 416321
Oldbury - 18:30   .severnside-ramblers.org.uk

                Friday 28th August

FREDDIE MERCURY TRIBUTE NIGHT6355
An incredible solo tribute to the sounds of Freddie Mercury and Queen. Includes three course meal £35 per person
Mercure Bristol North, The Grange Hotel, Winterbourne, BS36 1RP - 0:00   mercure bristol.co.uk

STORY AND RHYME TIME6645
Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 14:30   filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

BAT WALKS6489
19.30to 21.30pm In our after-dark walks, led by bat experts, you’ll be provided with a “bat detector” and shown how to identify the various species of bat which live on the reserve. Wear warm clothes and stout boots and bring a torch. Note that while these walks are free, numbers are limited for safety reasons. Booking is essential and you will need to bring your printed ticket. The walk is not suitable for very young children as the group may walk quite fast between sites. Meeting point is outside the main door of the Bradley Stoke leisure centre. Parking at the leisure centre is free. If you have any queries please email Emma on info@three-brooks.info.
Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre - 19:30  

                Saturday 29th August

LITTLE STOKE GARDEN SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW6256
Annual show Entries are limited to members, but the public are welcome to view the exhibits in the afternoon.
Little Stoke Community Hall - 0:00   littlestokegardensociety.co.uk

KNIT AND NATTER GROUP 6657
10am-12noon New members are always welcome
Winterbourne Library - 10:00  

BRADLEY STOKE CARNIVAL6606

- 11:00  

CAR BOOT SALE6586
12.30-3.30pm Open to Buyers 12.00-12.30 (Sellers to set up) Buyer entry by donation Toilet and Refreshments available Please call 01454 865202 Stoke Gifford Parish Council for further information. No booking of pitches required In the event of bad weather the event will be cancelled- please check website for updates Sellers parking via Little Stoke Lane entrance Buyers parking via Rossall Ave Price- Cars £5 Vans £8
Little Stoke Park, Little Stoke Lane, BS34 6HR - 12:30   stokegifford.org,uk

MESSY PLAY6647
Does your pre-school child like Gloop & Goo Patchway Library are holding a free play session from 14.30-15.30pm
Patchway Library - 14:30  

                Sunday 30th August

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS6677
Severnside Ramblers. Wells, Ebbor Gorge & Wookey Hole 8.5 miles. Classic Mendips, caves, gorge & cathedral. Plenty of climbing but magnificent views. Meet 09:00 Aztec Contact Jill 07868 727971
Wells, Ebbor Gorge and Wookey Hole - 9:00   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

SHAKESPEAR IN T HE BARN "AS YOU LIKE IT"6498
Wonderful comedy from The Festival Players. Tickets in advance only - see website. Grounds open from 12.00 for picnics beforehand.
Winterbourne Medieval Barn - 14:30   WinterbourneBarn.org.uk

                Wednesday 2nd September

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?6568
The Volunteer Centre Patchway Filton & The Stokes Can they help you find your ideal role! Come and meet your local Volunteer Advisor for an informal chat between 10am-12noon To arrange an alternative appointment please contact 01454868986 or via the web address
Coffee Shop, The Old School Rooms - 10:00   info@volunteercentre-pfs.org.uk



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