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Bradley Stoke Radio grows during Lockdown!

  Bradley Stoke Radio 103.5fm closed its studio doors, quite suddenly towards the end of March 2020, as the country went into lockdown. The closure, at that time, was not anticipated to be for this…
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News from the Three Brooks Conservation Group

We’ve always known what an inspiring place our Nature Reserve is, we’re just sorry it took a lockdown for it to be appreciated by everyone! At 46ha it’s the largest local nature reserve in South…
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Bradley Stoke in Bloom - Best Front Garden Competition - Get your Entries in!!

Bradley Stoke In Bloom Update by Sara Messenger It’s been 6 months since I wrote an In Bloom column and what a six months it has been. Although I sometimes felt that I was nailed…
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Next Bradley Stoke Litter Pick this Saturday 11th July - Volunteers Welcome!

Bradley Stoke Town Council organised a litter pick for Jubilee Green which took place on 4th July. Councillor John Ashe (3rd from left) commented. 'I would like to thank the council officers for arranging this.…
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Bradley Stoke Town Council met virtually to elect a new civic head for 2020-21

Bradley Stoke Town Council’s Annual Town Council Meeting for the civic year 2020-21 appointed Councillor Tony Griffiths to the position of Mayor of Bradley Stoke. The Annual Town Council Meeting was opened by the outgoing…
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Willow Brook prepares for more businesses to re-open

Safe shopping guidelines, increased hygiene practices and regular communication with customers are just some of the measures that form part of Willow Brook’s re-opening plan. While some stores and facilities have remained open at Willow…
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Local Trussell Trust Foodbanks provided 5,228 emergency food parcels to local people

Trussell Trust Foodbanks in Bristol and South Gloucestershire provided 5,228 emergency food parcels to local people (the equivalent to over 47,000 meals) in April 2020. Of this number, 2,306 went to children.  This doesn’t include figures from the…
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Could YOU be a Neighbourhood Champion?

Since North Bristol Food Bank launched in 2012 it has been providing three-day emergency food supplies to local people in crisis. Currently with their food bank outlets closed due to the Corona Virus, the charity…
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Farewell Message & Thank You from Bradley Stoke Town Mayor Tom Aditya (Weds 20th May)

“Dear honourable councillors, town clerk, colleagues, residents and friends, I welcome you all to the Annual General Meeting of the Bradley Stoke Town Council. Today for the first time in history, we are meeting through…
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 Mayor Councillor Tom Aditya opens New Car Park (Mon 18th May)

On Monday 18th May, Mayor Tom Aditya opened the new car park at the Brook Way Activity Centre in Bradley Stoke. This low-key brief event was held with approriate social distancing measures in place. Deputy…
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