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October 2018

Magazine stories will be published on the Journal websites from Tuesday 9th October, so please keep checking back. Once a story is on the website, you will be able to leave comments.

October 2018 issue of the Bradley Stoke Journal news magazine.

Pages 2 & 3: Driver shortages blamed for T1 bus cancellations

Page 4: Decision day edging closer for McDonald’s and Starbucks plans

  • Story will appear soon on the BSJ website
  • PT18/1491/O | Development at Willow Brook Centre…

Page 5: Delay may benefit golf course homes scheme

Pages 6 & 7: Milestone reached as Willow Brook turns ten!

Pages 8 & 9: Partnership working brings wildlife garden to MS Therapy Centre

Pages 10 & 11: Decisions expected soon on plans to build 1,600 new homes between Stoke Gifford & Hambrook

Page 13: Electrification work continues apace during three-week closure of Parkway

Page 15: Major police operation sees Eastville serious assault suspect arrested in Bradley Stoke

Pages 16 & 17: Busy times in the Three Brooks nature reserve

Page 19: Summer set to return to Willow Brook Centre

Page 20: BS Ladies FC off to a flying start in new season

Page 21: Trench of Somme shrouds installation at Aerospace Bristol

Page 22: Is a 30mph limit right for the new by-pass?

Page 23: Local RBL members make historic pilgrimage

Pages 24 & 25: Grand opening of Stoke Gifford Toy Library

Page 26: Massive 4-storey shipping container block proposed near Patchway Station

Page 27: Scouts brave the rain on September camp

Pages 28 & 29: Community radio station celebrates five years of broadcasting on FM

Page 30: Specsavers fun day marks state-of-the-art store refit

Page 33: New Filton delicatessen offers treats for all

Page 34: Local historian remembered through naming of new street

Page 35: Beginners’ running course starting soon

Page 36: Nursery supports local foodbank

Page 37: Council gives reasons for lane changes on A38

Page  39:  Seeking alumni for Kumon’s 20th anniversary celebrations!

Page 40: September update from Jack Lopresti MP

Page 42: Friends of Meade Park group revived

September 2018

Magazine stories will be published on the Journal websites from Tuesday 4th September, so please keep checking back. Once a story is on the website, you will be able to leave comments.

September 2018 issue of the Bradley Stoke Journal news magazine.

Page 3: Former mayor resigns from Tory party amid allegations of bullying

Pages 4 & 5: Bradley Stoke crime rate hit highest level for five years in June

Page 6: MetroBus adds new service and enhances M3

Page 7: Planning permission secured for replacement railway bridge

Page 9: Drive Vauxhall extends sponsorship of BSYFC girls’ teams

Pages 10 & 11: Local art group joins painted pebble craze

Page 13: Impressive set of Post-16 exam results at BSCS

Pages 14 & 15: First boss reveals options for the 73 bus service in the MetroBus era

Page 17: New bus lane cameras go live in the Stokes

Page 18: Construction starts on new £5.6m primary school

Pages 20 & 21: St Michael’s Centre to begin hosting events for the wider community

Page 23: Three-week railway closure set to cause disruption for residents and passengers

Page 24: New monthly Journal magazine for Stoke Gifford and Little Stoke to start in October

Pages 26 & 27: Once-in-a-lifetime Wembley experience

Pages 28 & 29: Bradley Stoke in Bloom 2018 Best Front Garden competition: The winners

Page 30: Your local RBL branch needs YOU!

Page 31: Stokes Singers: Refreshed and ready to go!

Page 34: Anorexia survivor set to stretch fundraising efforts to new limits

Page 37: Another year of “excellent” GCSE results at BSCS

Page 38: Memorial benches unveiled at bowls club

Page 39: Pro footballer returns to former school to open new play area

Page 41: Double graduation celebrations at Little Acorns

Page 42: Bradley Stoke pickleball group celebrates first anniversary

Page 45: North Bristol’s newest hotel nears completion

Page 47: Little Stoke Scouts learn ‘skills for life’ on camp

Page 51: An update from Jack Lopresti MP

July/August 2018

July/August 2018 issue of the Bradley Stoke Journal news magazine.

Page 3: One year on: Recycling up and landfill down

Pages 4 to 7: Stars of the Stokes Awards for 2018

Page 8: The South Gloucestershire Show 2018: Celebrating five years of family fun

Page 9: Prize draw winner Kasia receives her Anytime Fitness membership key

Page 10: New holiday activity camp to run all summer at BSCS

Pages 10 & 11: More information released on impact of Gipsy Patch Lane bridge replacement works 

Page 12: Willow Brook brings the beach to Bradley Stoke

Pages 14 & 15: Councillors raise concerns over developer’s plan for 2,000 homes at Woodlands Golf Course

Pages 16 & 17: Young local artist gets to paint giant Gromit

Pages 18 & 19: Flaming June in the Three Brooks nature reserve

Page 20: Memorial bench unveiled for superhero Bailey

Page 21: Royal recognition for Bradley Stoke breastfeeding support volunteers

Pages 22 & 23: Bradley Stoke Youth FC Festival of Football

Page 24: Report on the festival youth activities

Page 25: Sole Sisters Bradley Stoke 10k report

Page 26: Rang Barse powder paint event proves a hit

Page 27: Valentine-inspired Gromit proving a hit at Dunkley’s

Page 31: Leisure club forms new charity link-up

Page 32: Legion members to join WW1 anniversary pilgrimage

Page 33: BSCS celebrates renewed ‘good’ Ofsted rating

Page 34: Meet the Sole Sisters

Page 35: Opticians bowl over club with support

Page 36: Nursery’s new STEM Centre sparks new adventure

Page 38: Little Stoke Primary rated ‘good’ by Ofsted

Page 39: Danni and Tillie’s fundraising summer

Page 41: FREE Proms in the Park event in Bradley Stoke on Sat 14th July

Page 43: Lifeskills talks coming to St Michael’s Centre

June 2018

June 2018 issue of the Bradley Stoke Journal news magazine.

Page 3: Aztec West office block granted listed status

Pages 4 & 5: Planning applications latest: Willow Brook and Gipsy Patch Lane

Pages 6 & 7: TWO giant Gromit figures coming to Bradley Stoke!

Page 8: Former Stokes resident celebrates 100th birthday

Pages 10 & 11: Final presentation evening for first cohort of BSYFC Girls

Pages 12 & 13; Bradley Stoke in Bloom: Ducklings & carrots!

Pages 14 & 15: MetroBus is GO! But still SEVEN MONTHS before it arrives in Bradley Stoke

Page 17: Stoke Gifford couple sing in ground-breaking gospel choir at royal wedding

Page 18: ‘It’s Our Party!’: Happy 25th birthday to Stokes Singers!

Page 19: Public invited to participate in powder-paint-throwing ‘Colour Fest’

Pages 20 & 21: Bradley Stoke Community Festival (8th to 10th June)

Page 22: First adventure with new tents

Page 23: Festival skate park and street art events

Page 26: Meet the new mayor: Cllr Ben Randles

Page 27: Stars of the Stokes shortlist announced

Page 29: Party celebrates local couple’s “rainbow baby”

Page 30: Mayor presents end of term charity cheques

Page 31: Past pupils, teachers and families invited to celebrate school’s 50th anniversary

Page 33: New information panels installed in nature reserve

Page 35: Golden experience for Heidi at Buckingham Palace

May 2018

May 2018 issue of the Bradley Stoke Journal news magazine.

Page 3: SGC gears up to improve Rabbit Roundabout

Pages 4 & 5: BSCS Young Enterprise team progress to regional final

Pages 6 & 7: Bradley Stoke MetroBus operator announced but still no start date

Page 7: First Bus hints at what will happen to existing services once MetroBus starts

Page 8: April in the Three Brooks nature reserve

Page 9: ‘Living Well with Dementia’ roadshow in Bradley Stoke

Page 11: Local hotel opens new alfresco dining area

Page 13: Council admits that sorted recyclables were processed as black bin waste

Pages 14 & 15: FINALLY! Leisure centre installs CCTV cameras to cover bike parking

Page 15: Arrest following “serious sexual assault”

Pages 16 & 17: Frustration at lack of action over graffiti plague

Pages 18 & 19: Bradley Stoke in Bloom spring 2018 report

Page 19: Volunteers needed for Reading Challenge

  • Story will appear soon on the BSJ website

Pages 20 & 21: Town council objects to Willow Brook development

Page 23: USA cycling trip is raising funds for Stoke Gifford RBL

Page 26: Coming soon to Bradley Stoke: Proms in the Park

Page 27: New platform officially opened at Bristol Parkway

Page 29: Police issue warning as the Stokes hit by new wave of jewellery burglaries

Page 31: New express bus service to serve Bradley Stoke 

Page 32: Footbridge replacement at Patchway Station

Page 33: Win a year’s free gym membership at Anytime Fitness in Bradley Stoke … and worldwide!

Page 35: Stokes Singers on track for 25th birthday celebrations

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