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Welcome to the Journal’s guide to events and things to do in and around Bradley Stoke, Bristol.

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Wednesday 30th July 2014

5.00pm – 6.30pm
Police Beat ‘Drop In’ Surgery
Willow Brook Centre, Savages Wood Road, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Fortnightly ‘drop in’ surgery, at which local police officers are available to discuss any issues or concerns and give advice, without a prior appointment being made. Takes place in the police beat post, accessed from the shopping mall via a corridor between Santander and Reflections. More info: http://bit.ly/12r6ves

Thursday 31st July 2014

10.00am – 12.00pm
Community Coffee & Cake
Brook Way Activity Centre, Brook Way, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Free coffee morning organised by Bridge Community Church. Open to all. More info: http://bit.ly/I5Xn51

10.30am – 12.00pm
Snakes and Mirrors Activity Morning
Bradley Stoke Library, Fiddlers Wood Lane, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Snakes and mirrors activity morning for pre school children. More info: http://bit.ly/bslibr1

7.30pm – 10.30pm
SCC Evening Bike Ride to Emersons Green
Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre, Fiddlers Wood Lane, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
An evening ride to the The Langley Arms at Emersons Green. About 12 miles (round trip). Meet outside the leisure centre. More info: http://bit.ly/bsj-scc or phone Bryan on 01454 617560.

Friday 1st August 2014

9.00am – 11.00am
Coffee Morning
Church of Christ the King, Mautravers Close, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Everyone welcome for refreshments and a friendly chat in the church hall. No charge for refreshments – donations accepted. More info: http://bit.ly/cvmQoh

9.30am – 2.30pm
Severnside Ramblers’ Walk: Wotton-under-Edge
Aldi Car Park, Brook Way, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Historic streets, paths and tracks including part of Cotswold Way. Some stiles and three short climbs. A walk lasting about 2 hours. Meet in the Aldi car park – a car-sharing scheme is operated. More info: http://bit.ly/ssramb

10.00am – 12.00pm
NCT Bumps and Babies Group
Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre, Fiddlers Wood Lane, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Primarily aimed at mums-to-be/parents-to-be and parents with babies under 6 months, this is a chance to get out and meet other parents in your local area and to find out a bit more about the activities held in your local branch. You do not have to be an NCT member to attend. Held in the onsite SOHO coffee shop. More info: http://bit.ly/nctsglos

1.15pm – 3.30pm
Blood Donation Session
Jubilee Centre, Savages Wood Road, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Give blood – please don’t leave it to someone else. More info: http://www.blood.co.uk/

4.30pm – 7.15pm
Blood Donation Session
Jubilee Centre, Savages Wood Road, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Give blood – please don’t leave it to someone else. More info: http://www.blood.co.uk/

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Saturday 2nd August 2014

10.00am – 4.00pm
Three Brooks Nature Conservation Group: Workday
Three Brooks Local Nature Reserve, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Hay cut in the community orchard. All workdays start at 10am and finish at 4pm, but you are welcome to leave earlier if needed. Wear old clothes and stout boots and bring a packed lunch. We provide all the equipment needed plus the essential tea, coffee and biscuits! Meet at the tool store, which is behind Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre. More info: http://bit.ly/bsj-tbncg or call Hannah on 07971 426266

10.30am – 11.30am
Dedication of new War Memorial and WWI Centenary Commemoration
Willow Brook Centre, Savages Wood Road, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
The 1st Bradley Stoke Scout Group and the Willow Brook Centre invite you to the dedication of a new war memorial and commemoration of the centenary of World War One. A parade will march from the Jubilee Centre at 10.15am. The ceremony will be held in the town square at the Willow Brook Centre from 10.30am to 11.30am.

10.30am – 9.00pm
South Gloucestershire Show
Windmill Fisheries Showground, Westerleigh Road, Westerleigh, Bristol (map)
A celebration of life in South Gloucestershire and a showcase for lifestyle and leisure in and around the county. A weekend of fun and entertainment featuring local bands and artists, over 250 exhibitors, sports acts and gymnastic displays as well as a jam packed kids show. More info: http://bit.ly/sgshow14

Sunday 3rd August 2014

7.00am – 5.00pm
Car Boot Sale (Trench Lane)
Trench Lane, Winterbourne, Bristol (map)
One of the west’s largest car boot sales. Summer Sundays (May-Sep) 7am-5pm. Charge for sellers: Car £7; Van £10. Charge for buyers: Car: £1; Pedestrian: 50p. More info: http://bit.ly/trenchlane

9.00am – 3.30pm
Severnside Ramblers’ Walk: Marshfield
Aztec Centre, Aztec West Business Park, Almondsbury, Bristol (map)
Beautiful Cotswold countryside. A walk of about 10.5 miles. Meet in the Blue Zone car park – a car-sharing scheme is operated. More info: http://bit.ly/ssramb

9.30am – 4.00pm
SCC Long Distance Bike Ride to Redbrook
Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre, Fiddlers Wood Lane, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
A long ride to Redbrook. About 45 miles (round trip). Meet outside the leisure centre. More info: http://bit.ly/bsj-scc or phone Bryan on 01454 617560.

10.30am – 9.00pm
South Gloucestershire Show
Windmill Fisheries Showground, Westerleigh Road, Westerleigh, Bristol (map)
A celebration of life in South Gloucestershire and a showcase for lifestyle and leisure in and around the county. A weekend of fun and entertainment featuring local bands and artists, over 250 exhibitors, sports acts and gymnastic displays as well as a jam packed kids show. More info: http://bit.ly/sgshow14

11.00am – 1.00pm
Carnival Skills Workshop
(map)
Carnival Skills and Big Bubble workshops for local residents of all ages, in preparation for the Bradley Stoke Carnival on 23rd August. Free of charge, so come along and learn some skills to show off in the parade! Pre-booking is not necessary, but advance notice would be appreciated. More info: http://bit.ly/bscarnival

2.00pm – 4.00pm
Carnival Skills Workshop
(map)
Carnival Skills and Big Bubble workshops for local residents of all ages, in preparation for the Bradley Stoke Carnival on 23rd August. Free of charge, so come along and learn some skills to show off in the parade! Pre-booking is not necessary, but advance notice would be appreciated. More info: http://bit.ly/bscarnival

2.00pm – 4.00pm
Charity Football Match
Jubilee Centre, Savages Wood Road, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Players from Bradley Stoke Town FC face a team of celebrities and ex-professionals. Kick off at 2pm; half-time entertainment; food & drink; fun for all the family.More info: http://twitter.com/CllrBenWalker

Wednesday 6th August 2014

10.00am – 12.00pm
Citizens Advice Bureau Outreach Session
Jubilee Centre, Savages Wood Road, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Free,confidential, impartial and independent help on dealing with problems with debt, benefits, employment, housing, discrimination, and many more issues. More info: 08444 111444; http://bit.ly/citadbu

Thursday 7th August 2014

10.00am – 12.00pm
Community Coffee & Cake
Brook Way Activity Centre, Brook Way, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Free coffee morning organised by Bridge Community Church. Open to all. More info: http://bit.ly/I5Xn51

Friday 8th August 2014

9.00am – 11.00am
Coffee Morning
Church of Christ the King, Mautravers Close, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Everyone welcome for refreshments and a friendly chat in the church hall. No charge for refreshments – donations accepted. More info: http://bit.ly/cvmQoh

10.00am – 12.00pm
NCT Bumps and Babies Group
Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre, Fiddlers Wood Lane, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Primarily aimed at mums-to-be/parents-to-be and parents with babies under 6 months, this is a chance to get out and meet other parents in your local area and to find out a bit more about the activities held in your local branch. You do not have to be an NCT member to attend. Held in the onsite SOHO coffee shop. More info: http://bit.ly/nctsglos

Saturday 9th August 2014

9.00am – 2.30pm
Severnside Ramblers’ Walk: Trellech
Aztec Centre, Aztec West Business Park, Almondsbury, Bristol (map)
Trellech. Exploration around rural Monmouthshire. High plateau above rivers Wye & Usk. Easy/moderate walking with good views. A walk of about 7 miles. Meet in the Blue Zone car park – a car-sharing scheme is operated. More info: http://bit.ly/ssramb

2.30pm – 3.30pm
Chatterbooks Reading Group
Bradley Stoke Library, Fiddlers Wood Lane, Bradley Stoke, Bristol (map)
Are you a keen reader aged 9-11? Come and join our Chatterbooks group. We read books, play games and do crafts. Please talk to a member of staff to register. More info: http://bit.ly/bslibr1

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Regular Events

Our What’s On calendar doesn’t include regular (e.g. weekly) events, such as:

Mondays

Tuesdays

  • Handprints Parent, Baby and Toddler Group (every Tuesday)
  • Choices 4U at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre – supporting adults with learning difficulties to access leisure and community opportunities that promote independence (Tuesdays 9:30am-4pm)
  • Bouncing Babies – fun group time for under ones and their parents/carers – at the Jubilee Centre (Tuesdays 1-3pm)
  • Youth Football on Patchway Common (every Tuesday)
  • Caesarean Birth & VBAC Support Group and Cafe at Christ the King Church (First Tuesday of the month, except bank holidays; 10.30am – 12.30pm)
  • Street Dance Class at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre (Tuesdays, term-time only; under-10s: 5:30pm – 6:15pm; over 10s: 6:15pm – 7:15pm)
  • Body Conditioning Class at Meadowbrook School (Tuesdays 6-7pm)
  • Smokefree South Gloucestershire Stop Smoking Service at the Jubilee Centre (Tuesdays 6 – 7pm; 5:30pm for new starters). For more details phone 01454 865502.
  • Bradley Stoke Special Needs Judo Club at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre (Tuesdays 6pm-8pm)
  • Adults’ Kick Boxing at DKW Combat and Fitness, Great Park Road (Tuesdays 6:30-7.30pm)
  • Girls’ and Young Women’s Night at the Jubilee Centre (Tuesdays 7pm-9pm). A Bradley Stoke Town Council youth project for girls and young women aged 12-19. For more details phone the Youth Participation & Development Worker on 07900 253826.
  • Bradley Stoke Community Singers hold rehearsals at Bradley Stoke Community School (Tuesdays 7:30pm-9pm, term-time only)
  • Meditation Group at the Jubilee Centre (every other Tuesday 7:30-9:30pm)

Wednesdays

  • Free Maths Courses for Adults at Bradley Stoke Library (Wednesdays 9:15am – 12:15pm)
  • Caterpillar Music (music class for babies and young children) at Holy Trinity Church Hall (Wednesdays 9:20am – 10am). For more information, call Karen on 01179 567118.
  • Severn Area Shotokai at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre (Wednesdays 9:30am - 11am (ladies); 4pm – 6pm (children); 7pm – 9pm (adults))
  • Citizens’ Advice Bureau at the Jubilee Centre (Wednesdays 10am – noon)
  • Police Beat Surgery at the Willow Brook Centre (Wednesdays 1 – 3pm)
  • Bradley Stoke Women’s Institute (WI) at the Jubilee Centre (2nd Wednesday of each month). For more info, phone Innes on 0117 904 1940.
  • Family Roller Skating at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre (Wednesdays 6:15 – 7:45pm)
  • Men’s football at Bradley Stoke Community School – organised by Bradley Stoke Evangelical Church (Wednesdays 9 – 10pm, starting 3rd March 2010)
  • St John Ambulance Bradley Stoke Division meets at Holy Trinity Church
  • Kids’ Kick Boxing at DKW Combat and Fitness, Great Park Road (Wednesdays 6:30-7.30pm)
  • Ballet classes at Bradley Stoke Community School – organised by Ballet Bristol (Wednesdays 7 – 8pm & 8pm – 10pm)
  • Krav Maga self defence class at Bradley Stoke Community School (Wednesdays 7pm – 8:30pm)

Thursdays

  • Choices 4U at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre – supporting adults with learning difficulties to access leisure and community opportunities that promote independence (Tuesdays 9:30am-4pm)
  • Pre-School Story Time at Bradley Stoke Library (Thurdays, term-time only, 11 – 11.30am)
  • BOBBS Breastfeeding Support at Baileys Court Activity Centre (Thursdays 10am – 11:30am)
  • Bradley Stoke Green Gym (Thursdays 10am – 1pm)
  • Community Coffee & Cake at Brook Way Activity Centre (Thursdays 10am – 12noon)
  • Coffee morning at Bradley Stoke Evangelical Church (Thursdays 10am – 11.30am, term time only)
  • Bowlsand Green Gym Club at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre (Thursdays 4-5:45pm)
  • Dance School Musical (dancing and cheerleading; ages 4 to 12) at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre (Thursdays 4 – 4:45pm)
  • Salsa classes at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre (Thursdays 7:30pm & 8:30pm)
  • Zumba Fitness class at Bradley Stoke Community School (Thursdays 6pm)

Fridays

Saturdays

  • Bradley Stoke Special Needs Judo Club at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre (Saturdays 10:30am-12 noon)

Sundays

Multi-day

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