Important: Christmas 2010 and New Year 2011 opening hours can be found on our Bradley Stoke Shopping page. Information about rubbish collection and medical treatment over the festive period can be found on the Christmas page of the South Glos Post.
Welcome to The Journal’s guide to Christmas 2009 in Bradley Stoke. This is the place to find out about all the Christmas and New Year events in Bradley Stoke. We also have information on opening times for local shops (e.g. Bradley Stoke Tesco Extra at the Willow Brook Centre) and community facilities (e.g. Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre).
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Bradley Stoke Christmas Events 2009
- 24th Dec: Carols by Candlelight
- 31st Dec: New Year’s Eve Party
For a comprehensive list of events, check out our Bradley Stoke What’s On Calendar.
Bradley Stoke Christmas Opening Times 2009
Bradley Stoke Tesco Extra is closed on Christmas Day. The store has reduced opening hours on Christmas Eve, Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.
- Tesco Extra, Bradley Stoke
- Telephone: 0845 6779088
Bradley Stoke Tesco Express Stores
Open every day except Christmas Day. Later opening than Tesco Extra on Sundays, Christmas Eve, Boxing Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day.
- Tesco Express, Bradley Pavilions, Bradley Stoke
- Telephone: 0845 0269035
- Tesco Express, Baileys Court, Bradley Stoke
- Telephone: 0845 0269247
The Willow Brook Centre
Opening times are expected to be the same as Tesco Extra (see above). Individual stores will set their own opening times – please contact the stores directly for details (phone numbers here).
- The Willow Brook Centre, Bradley Stoke
- Telephone: 01454 205040
The leisure centre is closed Thursday/Friday/Saturday 24th-26th December and on New Years Day. Reduced opening hours (8am to 4pm) from Sunday 27th December to Sunday 31st December.
Telephone: 0300 333 0300
Website: Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre
Bradley Stoke Library
The library is closed Wednesday 23rd December to 30th December and New Years Day.
If you have a PIN, you can renew books online at Libraries West.
Website: Bradley Stoke Library
Telephone: 01454 868006
Shopping at The Mall, Cribbs Causeway
The Mall at Cribbs Causeway is closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. The complex has reduced opening hours on Christmas Eve, Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve.
N.B. John Lewis and Marks & Spencer are closed on Boxing Day.
- The Mall at Cribbs Causeway – official website
- Telephone information line: 0117 903 0303
- The Mall at Cribbs Causeway – directions and traffic news
Santa’s Grotto and Ice Skating at The Mall, Cribbs Causeway
There’s also a traditional Christmas Market and Santa’s magical castle for the children.
Ice rink open daily until 3rd January 2010. Closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
First Group services are suspended on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
Details of services on other days: Christmas and New Year Bus Services
Other Useful Information
South Gloucestershire Council Rubbish and Refuse Collection Dates
There will be no collections between 25th and 28th December or on New Year’s Day.