March 2017

March 2017 issue of the Bradley Stoke Journal news magazine.

Page 3: Works starts on new Airbus test centre in Filton

Pages 4 & 5: Trust warns of looming funding crisis at BSCS

Pages 6 & 7: Filton Concorde completes final journey to new £19m home

Pages 8 & 9:  MetroBus project: February progress report

Page 11: Work gets under way on new £100m office development behind Parkway Station

Pages 12 & 13: Twitchers flock to Willow Brook car park

Page 14: Great demand for BS 10k Run places

Pages 14 & 15: Three Brooks nature report for February

Pages 16 & 17: SGC rejects councillors’ appeal to reconsider Hatchet Road bus lane plan

Page 18: Local runner pulls out all the stops to help visually impaired access his sport

Page 20: Hitachi to create 150 jobs at  new train depot in Stoke Gifford

Page 21: Aardman Live at Bowsland Primary

Page 22: Silver theme chosen for this year’s carnival

Pages 23 – 26: Nominations open for Stars of the Stokes 2017

Page 27: Bailey’s school says: “Let’s CAP cancer”

Page 31: Bradley Stoke in Bloom February update

Page 34: Stoke Gifford Busy Bees rated ‘outstanding’

Page 35: Silver sporting success for St Chad’s

Page 36: Grants available to help set up new community groups in Bradley Stoke!

Page 38: Great fun for kids and adults: Library’s new Spanish Rhyme Time

Page 39: South Glos council tax to rise by 4.99 percent

Erratum: Public consultation result mentioned in  paragraph 4 relates to the 2017/18 council tax, not 2016/17.

Page 41: The Barn needs YOU!

February 2017

February 2017 issue of the Bradley Stoke Journal news magazine.

Page 3: Future of town centre plot remains uncertain

Pages 4 & 5: Council’s U-turn means street lights will stay on all night – but not until 2026 for Bradley Stoke!

Pages 6 & 7: Woodlands Lane junction set to be fully reopened by end of February

Page 8: Plans go in for fourth platform at Parkway

Page 9: Scout group membership grows

Page 9: Railway upgrade work in South Gloucestershire

Page 11: Curtain raised on multi-million pound leisure centre redevelopment

Pages 12 & 13: Town council reveals plan for changes at Brook Way site

Page 15: New opening hours at Bradley Stoke Library

Pages 16 & 17: Ring Road viaduct closure set to cause “significant delays” for a year

Page 19: Six months of tunnelling work to begin soon in the Three Brooks nature reserve

Pages 20 & 21: Over 200 attend public meeting with police after surge in burglaries in Bradley Stoke

Page 23: Interactive library exhibition helps you ‘Know Your Place’

Page 26: Christmas tree becomes blankets for homeless

Page 29: BS Lions’ donations help three worthy causes

Pages 30 & 31: Three Brooks nature group report for January

Page 31: Mojo ‘Muddy Madness’ for Comic Relief

Page 33: Bradley Stoke Carnival set for August return

Page 35: Quilts presented to hospital baby unit

Page 35:  Popular Little Stoke Chippie shuts down

January 2017

January 2017 issue of the Bradley Stoke Journal news magazine.

Pages 4 & 5: Double celebration for air ambulance charity

Page 7: Watch Elm Close Christmas lights provide welcome boost for brace of charities

Page 8: Planning permission granted for food store

Page 8: Emergency services attend collisions on Brook Way

Page 9: Anorexia survivor launches charity fundraising campaign

Page 11: Safe stolen in Woodlands Park burglary

Page 13: Three Brooks nature news for December

Page 14: Two key deals signed for East Works site

Page 15: Abacus @ Meadowbrook impresses Ofsted

Pages 18 & 19: MetroBus roadworks to continue until July

Pages 20 & 21: School Christmas productions

Page 22: Record amount raised during Poppy Week

Page 24: Emotional send-off for Wheatfield headteacher

Page 29: Four-day lane closure on A38 in January

Page 30: Get running with Sole Sisters in the new year!

Pages 32 & 33: MetroBus – Frequently asked questions

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