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New Beefeater restaurant and Premier Inn hotel now open in Stoke Gifford

A new Beefeater restaurant has opened within the new mixed-use development at Fox Den Road, Stoke Gifford (behind Sainsbury’s). Branded as ‘The Gifford, Bristol’, the new eatery officially opened to the public on Monday 17th June, although local residents had been offered the opportunity to sample the menu at selected staff training sessions during the preceding week…

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Little Stoke Primary School achieves ‘Platinum’ sustainable travel award

Little Stoke Primary School has been recognised as ‘outstanding’ in its support of cycling, walking and other forms of sustainable travel. Over a period of two years, the school has been working towards achieving a progression of awards available through the Modeshift STARS scheme and its efforts have now been recognised as meeting the highest possible ‘Platinum’ standard.

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Stoke Gifford Aldi store set to open in June

Stoke Gifford’s new Aldi store, located on a newly developed mixed-used site at Fox Den Road (behind Sainsbury’s), is due to open on Thursday 13th June 2024. A Costa drive-through became the first unit on the site to begin trading when it opened its doors in early April. Other businesses on the development that will be opening soon are a Premier Inn and a Beefeater restaurant.

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Concord Medical Centre submits plans to expand by increasing building heights

A local GP practice has submitted plans to increase its internal floorspace by more than a third, by adding extra floors to its existing building. Concord Medical Centre, in Braydon Avenue, Little Stoke, wants to add one extra floor to two wings of the building, increasing the gross internal floorspace by 38.6 percent. The number of off-road car parking spaces provided would remain unchanged.

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