Time to nominate your local ‘community hero’

Would you like to thank a volunteer who has gone the extra mile? Nominations are now open for the South Gloucestershire Council Chair’s Community Awards 2018. The annual awards recognise and celebrate the valuable contribution local unpaid volunteers and community groups make to life in South Gloucestershire. The next celebration of community work and volunteering takes place in March and

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Photo of the girls' teams wearing match kit sponsored by Drive Vauxhall Bristol North.

Vauxhall drives in to sponsor BSYFC Girls

The U10 and U12 girls’ teams at Bradley Stoke Youth FC (BSYFC) have received sponsored match kit for their first season together in the Bristol Girls’ League (BGL), thanks to the generosity of local car dealership Drive Vauxhall Bristol North. The girls were presented with their new kit at a photoshoot where they posed alongside a badged-up BSYFC-branded Vauxhall Crossland

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Photo of Ellie Harriss with the 44 shoeboxes she collected.

Sixth-former’s initiative will bring Christmas joy to underprivileged children

More than forty underprivileged children in overseas countries affected by war, poverty, natural disaster, famine or disease will soon receive a gift-wrapped package of toys and useful items thanks to the efforts of a Bradley Stoke sixth former. Ellie Harriss, 16, a Post-16 student at Bradley Stoke Community School (BSCS), originally aimed to collect donations to fill 20 shoeboxes for

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Photo of the SGTL taken looking south towards UWE from the Hambrook Lane junction.

Stoke Gifford By-Pass opens to ALL traffic

The long-awaited Stoke Gifford By-Pass, officially known as the Stoke Gifford Transport Link (SGTL), was opened to general traffic earlier today (Monday 18th December). It provides a much more direct link between Bradley Stoke and Junction 1 of the M32  at Hambrook, avoiding the need to travel through the main part of Stoke Gifford or along the current alternative route via

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