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

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BSCS Students go the extra mile to help others: Ellie

Ellie is a Post 16 Student and in her final year at Bradley Stoke Community School Post 16 (BSCS). She was involved in the Samaritans Purse Shoebox Appeal last year and collected 44 shoeboxes from…
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Community choir launches in the Stokes

Melody Makers Choir has been running for almost three years in the BS9 area of Bristol and in January 2019, Choir Leader, Natalie Veal, is looking forward to starting a new choir for the Stokes…
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BSCS Students go the extra mile to help others: Billy

Billy is a Post 16 student in his final year at BSCS. He began volunteering for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal when he was just 5 years old and has continued to do so…
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Community choir aim for download chart success with song celebrating the NHS

A song celebrating the NHS in its 70th year has been released in the charts by a Bristol choir to raise money for their local hospital this Christmas. ‘We Are The Same Inside’ by ‘Melody…
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Digital Bells – an Appealing option for St Michael’s Church Stoke Gifford

After decades of silence the sound of church bells will once again ring out across the village green at Stoke Gifford. Reverend Canon Simon Jones, of St Michael’s Church, commented: ‘The installation of a digital…
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Charity Christmas float raising funds local hospital Emergency Department

A Christmas float that has been raising money for charity in the city for over 30 years will once again be touring the streets of north Bristol this month, thanks to a son’s determination to…
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Forthcoming Events at Bradley Stoke Community School

Bradley Stoke Community School has some  exciting events coming up this Christmas time, the first of which is their Annual “Winter Live Lounge” concert showcasing the musical talent available at BSCS. The show takes place over…
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Stokes Singers “Sing Noel” Christmas Concert 8th December 

Following a busy year where we performed at 25, mainly charity, events to consolidate our 25th anniversary, we are now well into our Autumn/Winter schedule. This has us rehearsing at a fast and furious pace…
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Christmas Lights to Raise funds for St Peter's Hospice

Terry James and Mike Checkley have again transformed their home in Bradley Stoke into a Christmas wonderland to raise money for St Peter’s Hospice. This year’s display has over 30,000 lights and is now one…
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Community Lights Up Patchway For Diwali!

On Tuesday the 6th of November Patchway Festival, the Avon Indian Association and Southern Brooks Community Partnerships worked together to organise an amazing Diwali celebration for Patchway. Diwali is a Hindu festival of lights which…
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