June 2019

June 2019 issue of the Stoke Gifford Journal news magazine.Pages 2 & 3: Consultation on extra traffic calming measures for Stoke Lane & Little Stoke Lane

Erratum: On page 2, two coloured squares are missing from the map legend panel. The legend should indicate that a red square shows the position of a proposed speed table and a yellow square the position of a proposed speed cushion.

Page 4 & 5: Gipsy Patch Lane railway bridge closure set to create traffic hell

Pages 6 & 7: Village offers free activities for all during June

Pages 8 & 9: By-pass speeding offences hit new heights

Page 10: Local election results in Stoke Gifford parish

Page 11: Church’s community fridge proving a big hit

Page 12: Former hair salon owner celebrates 100th birthday

Page 13: Schools’ career advice scheme set for expansion

Page 15: Parish council updates

Pages 16 & 17: Bradley Stoke Community Festival (7th to 9th June)

Page 18: Last chance to be part of Redrow’s Lawrence Green development 

Page 19: Highlighting local firms’ roles in the UK’s new aircraft carrier project

Page 20: Lions’ life-saving bottles offered to shoppers

Page 21: South Gloucestershire honours unsung heroes

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Page 22: Abbeywood students enjoy visit from Lords peer

Page 25: More volunteers needed at retirement village library

Page 27: Stokes Singers prepare for summer concert

Page 28: Fête enjoyed by all, despite the rain showers

Page 29: Students’ fair to raise vital funds for charity

May 2019

May 2019 issue of the Stoke Gifford Journal news magazine.Page 3: Stoke Gifford girl, aged 9, praised for 999 call

Page 4 & 5: Bridge closure diversion details to be revealed at public drop-in sessions

Pages 6 & 7: By the left… Army Cadets’ hat-trick of successes 

Pages 8 & 9: Splatts Abbey Wood: A small pocket of nature

Pages 10 & 11: Village Hotel donates 1,000 employee hours to youth work charity

Page 12: Charity begins… in the toy library!

Page 13: First-ever camp for Little Stoke Beavers

Page 14: Big Clean goes international, thanks to Scouts

Page 15: Parish council updates

Page 17: Local food bank use up 9% year-on-year

Page 18: Barnardo’s fun day set for Saturday 1st June

Page 19: Co-op store steps in with kit to keep Lions warm

Page 20: Electrifying performance at Abbeywood School

Page 21: Scouts give Stoke Gifford parks a spring clean

Page 22: Final call for Stars of the Stokes nominations

Page 23: DofE Award scheme gets under way at Abbeywood School

Page 25: Bank holiday village fête set to draw the crowds

Page 26: First aid training for USA-bound Scouts

Page 27: Deck of new accessible footbridge installed

Page 28: Volunteers needed to support summer reading challenge in local libraries

April 2019

April 2019 issue of the Stoke Gifford Journal news magazine.Page 3: Cameras used to aid bridge diversion planning

Page 4: Full approval granted for first batch of 278 airfield homes

Pages 6 & 7: McDonald’s and Starbucks drive-through plans refused for second time

Page 9: Replacement Sort It centre will be at Filton Viridor site

Pages 10 & 11: Vast £56m retirement complex officially opened in Stoke Gifford

Pages 12 & 13: PCSO Archie joins the Stoke Gifford neighbourhood team

Page 14: £600k scheme to get MetroBus into Parkway

Page 15: Parish council updates

Pages 16 to 17: Stars of the Stokes

Pages 18 & 19: Could the Army Cadet Force be for you?

Page 20: Call to preserve historic Harry Stoke ‘moat’

Page 21: Pancake fun for Little Stoke Scouts

Page 23: Spring singing with Stokes Singers

Page 25: All change for local elections on 2nd May

Page 27: Village focal point has a theme for all seasons

Page 36: Two Stoke Gifford artists to exhibit on popular arts trail

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