BRADLEY STOKE MATTERS
The online community magazine for Bradley Stoke, Little Stoke and Stoke Gifford

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Making strides for charity on National Fitness Day, 26th September

To celebrate this year’s National Fitness Day, the people of South Gloucestershire are being invited to take part in a BIG Active Walk, which aims to promote healthy lifestyles and raise money for charity. The…
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Hosted by our churches: The great Harvest Bake off

The churches of Bradley Stoke Parish [Christ the King and Holy Trinity are inviting entries into our local community Bake Off, raising funds for Macmillan cancer support. Inspired by Messy Church, there will be, as…
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Fun times at new look Specsavers Store

Bradley Stoke Matters was pleased to be invited along to the opening of the local Specsavers Store in the Willowbrook Centre following a state-of-the-art refit.   “We’re thrilled with the refurbishments here at Specsavers in…
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Thousands of children take part in Summer Reading Challenge 2018

More than 5,000 children from across South Gloucestershire have participated in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge. The annual event is delivered by South Gloucestershire Council Libraries service with the theme for this year being ‘Mischief…
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Special guests to mark the relaunch of local opticians

Following a state-of-the-art refit to a Bradley Stoke opticians, the team is celebrating by hosting a fun day on Saturday 15 September to raise funds for CLIC Sargent. Customers visiting Specsavers in Bradley Stoke will…
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Win a Wedding at the Aztec Hotel & Spa!! The Great Big Wedding Weekend 22nd & 23rd September

Getting married is one of the biggest days of a person’s life – but it can also be one of the most expensive! But one lucky couple won’t need to worry about that, as Aztec…
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 BSCS celebrates a third successive year of record GCSE outcomes! 

Bradley Stoke Community School students are celebrating another excellent set of GCSE results. The results come quick on the heels of the school’s successful inspection by Ofsted in May, that saw it rated as Good…
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Patchway Community School Results Reflect Significant Improvements

Patchway Community School students are celebrating a strong set of GCSE results which reflect the significant improvements taking place in the academy over the last two years. Outcomes show an improved trend on 2017, with…
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 Abbeywood Community School enjoys another solid set of GCSE results 

The second cohort of students to sit the new, more challenging GCSEs at Abbeywood Community School have improved on the exam performance of last year. Following on from A Level examination success last week, GCSE…
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Autism Learning Days launch in Bradley Stoke

The Curly hair Project (CHP) is an award-winning social enterprise founded by autistic author and entrepreneur Alis Rowe. She spent her whole life feeling really isolated and ‘different’ and didn’t want anyone else to have…
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