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

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Simon Whiting, Centre Manager at the Willow Brook Centre

Having been Centre Manager at the Willow Brook for 6 months, introducing myself may seem late however it has been the most maniacal, intense and fun-filled 6 months of my working career and taking a…
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Bradley Stoke Lions donate books to local primary schools

Bradley Stoke Lions are still working within the community, doing our best to raise money to help those in need.  So far this year we and our parent club Bristol Brunel have served 14,926 people,…
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Vote YES to New Tobacco Law says Local Campaigner 

A local cancer campaigner, who lost her husband, sister, and mother to smoking related diseases is issuing a rallying cry for the region’s MPs to back a proposed law to raise the age of sale…
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A crisis but not of their making?

Exploring Digital Wellbeing for young people with a ground breaking event in Bristol Award winning Bradley Stoke based social enterprise, Inclusive Change At Work CiC has joined forces with Digital Safety CIC to bring a…
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Old School Rooms Scouts give up part of Mothering Sunday to help their community

Mother’s Day is a great time to give mums a break and spoil them and take them out for dinner or make them breakfast. So the fact that the scouts from the OSR troop in…
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Age UK South Gloucestershire is pleased to announce Charity’s first ever Ambassador

Age UK South Gloucestershire is pleased to announce Rugby World Cup winning scrum-half and Forest of Dean native Natasha ‘Mo’ Hunt as the charity’s first ever ambassador. As co-captain of club Gloucester-Hartpury, Mo led her…
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Meet your PCC – Mark Shelford : PCC Update Feb '24 (March edition)

I am deeply saddened by the recent shocking and senseless deaths of two boys, aged only 15 and 16, in South Bristol. The grief being felt by the families of those boys and the impact…
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Local Volunteers Celebrated with Community Hero award

Local volunteers have been recognised with prestigious civic awards for their environmental volunteering at two local woodlands.  Splatts Abbey Wood’s committee member Jenny James (shown in the centre of the students in photo right) and…
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Jack Lopresti Update Feb 2024 (March edition)

I recently paid a visit to the bridge which connects Cuckoo Lane in Winterbourne Down with Emersons Green and Bromley Heath. Sean and his team from Highways England outlined that they are working to a…
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Exciting times for Kumon Bradley Stoke!

Kumon Bradley Stoke has recently celebrated its 25th anniversary.  Almost 200 people (students and their families) attended an awards ceremony to commend students who have reached milestones and high levels of study on the Kumon…
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