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November/December 2020

November/December 2020.

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Page 2: First homes on former Filton Airfield go on sale, priced from £436,250 for 3-bed

Pages 4 & 5: Gipsy Patch Lane mega-bridge move runs into trouble on soft ground

Pages 6 & 7: Detailed plans go in for first 144 homes along by-pass

Pages 8 & 9: Options revealed for increasing secondary school places in North Fringe

Page 10: Santas on the Run goes freestyle!

Santas on the Run 2020 – goes freestyle (CHSW)

Page 11: Christmas events you can still enjoy this year

Pages 12 & 13: Photo competition: Autumn in the Stokes

View the entries: Facebook; Google Photos

Page 14: Parish council updates

Pages 15-18: South Gloucestershire Council advertising feature

Page 19: Councillor Column: ‘Parks, the Stokes Youth Centre & Parkway Bridge’

Pages 20 & 21: ‘Can’t stop me zooming’ at 1st Little Stoke Scouts

Page 23: Council officers recommend Abbey Wood Travelodge and Greggs scheme for approval

Pages 24 & 25: The virtual road to the London Marathon 2020

Pages 26 & 27: Stoke Gifford Scouts back meeting face to face

Page 28: Stokes councillor becomes first black Cabinet member

Page 29: ‘Church for changing times’: Community event to share proposals for building alterations

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October 2020

October 2020 issue of the Stoke Gifford Journal news magazine.

Page 3: Work starts on Hatchet Road MetroBus stops

Pages 4 & 5: New rail bridge set to be installed this month

Page 6: Latest update on health and care services in our area

Page 7: Council’s appeal for everyone to play their part in stemming the rise in coronavirus cases

Pages 8 & 9: Recap: The Cribbs Patchway MetroBus Extension (CPME)

Page 10: Roadworks in the Stokes: Plenty more to come!

Page 11: Goats due back at Parkway North in October

Pages 12 & 13: Airfield’s first new homes reach full height

Page 14: Councillor Column: ‘Covid-19, vandalism, Parkway Bridge and litter’

Page 15: Parish council updates

Pages 16 & 17: Developer cash funds new play equipment

Page 18: Legal e-scooter trial expected to start soon

Page 19: Youths “banned” from park following spate of vandalism

Page 20: Trenches dug to inform replacement tree planting programme

Page 21: Bradley Stoke Library reopens for browsing

Page 23: New bus routes and timetables introduced

Page 24: A chance to find out more about the NHS Nightingale Hospital on our doorstep

Page 25: Rabbit Roundabout improvements: Completion date slips into October

Pages 26 & 27: Volvo car dealership to open at Horizon 38

Page 28: Tech wristbands launched to help protect people with dementia

Page 29: Autumn events at Winterbourne Barn

Stoke Gifford and Little Stoke latest news.

September 2020

September 2020 issue of the Stoke Gifford Journal news magazine.

Page 3: Rabbit Roundabout works nearing completion

Pages 4 & 5: Summer roadworks “lock-in” for the Stokes

Page 6: Library open again with pre-bookable services

Page 7: “Outstanding” GCSE outcomes at Abbeywood

Pages 8 & 9: Gipsy Patch Lane roadworks to last another TWO YEARS

Pages 10 & 11: Every step matters for the Sole Sisters runners

Pages 12 & 13: Advance booking now available on T1 bus service

Page 14: Councillor Column: ‘On the parish precept, impact of Covid-19 & more’

Page 14: Budgie show goes on despite hall lock-out

Page 15: Parish council updates

Page 16: Cadets complete 100km lockdown challenge

Page 17: How Stoke Gifford’s OSR Scouts have been keeping busy during lockdown

Page 18: Abbeywood reports “excellent” outcomes in Post-16 results

Page 19: Looking after your body is more important than ever… Here’s why

Page 20: Book now for FREE Heritage Open Day tours of Winterbourne Medieval Barn

Page 21: Asda supports local conservation group

Page 22: Parkway Bridge Covid-19 scheme set for review

Page 24: Metro mayor launches cycling and walking campaign

Page 25: South Glos Tories push forward with plan to ban takeaways near schools

Page 27: Lions group continues support of local charities

Page 28: Keep singing: How to keep a choir going during a pandemic!

Page 29: Lockdown can’t stop 1st Little Stoke Beavers!

Stoke Gifford and Little Stoke A-Z directory of trades and services.

July/August 2020

July/August 2020 issue of the Stoke Gifford Journal news magazine.

Pages 2 & 3: Coronavirus lockdown in Stoke Gifford

Pages 4 & 5: Plans go in for Aldi, Premier Inn and Costa drive-through at Fox Den Road, Stoke Gifford

Pages 6 & 7: Rail bridge installation delayed until autumn

Pages 8 & 9: Proposal to create access into Parkway Tavern site directly off Hatchet Road

Pages 10 & 11: Roundabout work set to finish 3 months early

Page 12: Council pulls A4174 ‘social distancing’ lane closure scheme after just five days

Page 13: Traffic lights installed at Parkway Bridge to support easier ‘social distancing’

Pages 15-18: South Gloucestershire Council advertising feature: Getting back on our feet

Page 19: MP’s Column: Protecting local jobs and our world leading manufacturing capability in aerospace

Page 20: Councillor Column: ‘Unprecedented times bring out the best in local spirit’

Page 21: Change of hands for Bright Sparks pre-schools

Page 23: Abbey Wood owners submit plans for Travelodge hotel and Greggs drive-through

Page 24: Filton airfield arena could open by 2023

Page 26: State-of-the-art GKN technology centre completed at Horizon 38 business park

Page 27: Funds allocated for road resurfacing

Page 28: Scout leader answers the call during Covid-19 pandemic

Page 29: Little Stoke Scouts keep active during lockdown

Stoke Gifford and Abbey Wood job vacancies.

March 2020

March 2020 issue of the Stoke Gifford Journal news magazine.Pages 2 & 3: Greenfield housing site sold for £38 million

Pages 5, 6 & 7: Gipsy Patch Lane: 8-month full road closure set to start on 5th March

Pages 8 & 9: Frustration over Parkway ‘MetroBus’ works

Page 10: More speed calming measures coming soon to Stoke Lane, despite public opposition

Page 13: John St Quinton and the Stoke Gifford post office

Page 14: Parish council updates

Pages 15, 16 & 17: Stars of the Stokes

Page 18: Local authority earmarks £30k of funding to support community events marking 75th anniversary of VE Day

Page 19: Pub’s fundraising to benefit cleft lip patients

Pages 20 & 21: Marketing suite opens for first of 2,600+ new homes coming to the Stokes

Pages 22 & 23: Roundabout work sees 200 tonnes of material removed in first six weeks

Page 24: South Glos council tax to rise by 3.99 percent

Page 27: West of England transport plan for period to 2036 set for adoption

Page 28: Volunteers sought for Great Daffodil Appeal

Page 29: New members welcome at Little Stoke Scouts

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