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

Community News

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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The Bradley Stoke Easter Cross

The below article was written by Rev Paul Hinckley, Vicar of Bradley Stoke, in mid-March for our April edition of Bradley Stoke Matters. In the light of our current international climate, the stark Christian image…
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Are you looking after someone through COVID-19?

Families, friends and neighbours often provide crucial care for someone who couldn’t manage without their help. You could be caring for a relative, partner or friend who is ill, frail, disabled or has mental health…
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Community comes together to respond to COVID-19

We are living in unnerving times, as to what the repercussions of COVID-19 might mean.  At time of writing, things seem to be changing on a daily basis. As of last night we are all…
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