Welcome to MyThornbury - your online guide to events and organisations in Thornbury, South Gloucestershire.

The diary is jam-packed this August with events to keep your kids busy.

Enter our new competition to win lunch and bottle of wine at The Swan @ Tytherington and check out tempting treats at Ronnie's Restaurant on our offers page.

And for holiday reading with a local setting, read the library's latest book review.

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The Park Hotel, Falfield

Would you like: Hardcore, mainly brick?

This and much more being given away on Thornbury Give-n-Take.

New Baby and Toddler Fair

Eastwood Park is hosting its first Baby and Toddler Fair on October 4th. They plan to run this event annually from now on and will be working with lots of local suppliers and organisations within our community. It's free to enter and there will be demonstrations to get involved in as well as guidance and support from groups and organisations. Click below to read more...

www.eastwoodpark.co.uk/Events/Bab...

New Year - New Show!

Good news! Northavon School of Drama Students, who perform as the Northavon Youth Theatre Company, recently staged their annual Summer Showcase to great acclaim and Principal/Director: Lyn Bedford announced that next Easter (1 – 4 April, 2015) they’ll perform a brand new show: Sunshine On Leith at Thornbury’s Armstrong Hall. Created in Scotland, this is the area premiere of this emotive, thoughtful and exciting musical. Click below for more...

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/e...

Wanted - a weekly pianist!

If you have piano playing skills, even if a bit rusty, and fancy doing something more worthwhile on Saturday mornings, why not find out more about a vacancy that has unexpectedly arisen in Thornbury? Although this is a voluntary position, a small remuneration may be available. Click below to find out more...

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/e...

Congratulations Nikki!

Nikki Drake is the lucky winner of Thornbury Carnival's prize draw. Nikki's entry was one of dozens received by the Carnival committee, supplying useful feedback that will shape next year's Carnival. Nikki wins a £20 voucher to spend in Thornbury's shops and businesses.

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/w...

Clearance Sale at Truly You

Bargains galore at the Truly You end of season clearance sale: up to 70% off designer gowns, with bridal gowns from as little as £00, bridesmaid and prom gowns from £30, and flowergirl dresses from £20. All accessories half price. Call in to 15-17 St Mary Street - sale ends 2nd August.

www.trulyyoubridal.co.uk

Berkeley Attraction Celebrates Award

Dr Jenner’s House & Garden is celebrating a major success this week after retaining its national tourist board accreditation with flying colours.
The prestigious national quality accreditation was awarded by an expert assessor from VisitEngland’s Visitor Attraction Quality Assurance Scheme.

www.jennermuseum.com

Did you lose radios at the Carnival?

Two two-way radios have been found after Thornbury Carnival - are they yours? If so, please contact Paul Morrish by email below...

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Youth Speaks...

Children from eight schools in the Thornbury area took part in Thornbury Rotary Club's 'Youth Speaks' competition, giving presentations on subject such as The Romans, Girl Guides and Toys and their influence. Click below to see who won...

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/l...

Chef Patron Ron’s New Menus

Conscious of customers' changing desires, Chef Ron at Ronnie's has introduced in his relaxed downstairs bar area, his innovative ‘Bar Plates’ - based around the quality ingredients Ron is renowned for, but designed to challenge and tantalise our taste buds – each day new dishes are produced to celebrate the best of that day's deliveries, catches and creations. When they are gone they are gone! Click below to read more...

www.ronnies-restaurant.co.uk/chef...

Carnival Lost Property

Did you lose a jacket at Thornbury Carnival? If so, please click below to contact the organiser David Goldring... we may be able to reunite you with it!

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Read the latest Town Council news

When will the water park be ready on the Mundy Playing Fields? What's happening to the Sweet Chestnut tree outside the vicarage? And what about redevelopment plans for the Armstrong Hall?
Click below to download Thornbury Town Council's July 2014 committee reports.

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury_t...

A new website for Heritage...

Heritage in Thornbury has launched a new website. Click below to find out more about the gift and coffee shop, and sign up to their newsletter for offers, competitions and news...

www.heritageinthornbury.co.uk

Indian Summer Sunshine

Local Author Tony Domaille has just published a Kindle book, 'Indian Summer Sunshine and other stories'. All royalties go to Children in Need. Click below to find out more...

www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00L7...

'Thank you' from Alveston Singers

The Alveston Singers thank everyone who attended their summer concerts for their generosity. The retiring collections from the two concerts totalled £863 which will be shared between their two chosen charities for 2014: Parkinson's UK and Hope for Tomorrow (Mobile Chemotherapy Units).

www.alveston.org/alveston/alvesto...

See Camera Club's Carnival pics

Click below and follow the link 'View Thornbury Carnival Photographs' to see Carnival photographs taken by members of Thornbury Camera Club.

www.thornburycamera.co.uk

Summer Opening at Volunteer Centre

Thornbury Volunteer Centre will operate limited opening hours throughout the summer. From Monday 28 July to Friday 29 August the office will open to the public on Mondays and Wednesdays only between 10.30am-12 noon.
Click below or leave a message on 01454 413392 and we will answer all enquiries as soon as possible. Normal opening hours resume on Monday 1 September.

www.volunteer-thornbury.co.uk
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An a-mazing challenge for summer

You'll be a-mazed at what's going on for children in the library this summer. It's Mythical Maze, Summer Reading Challenge 2014! The challenge begins on 12 July and runs until 13 September. It's free to join in the fun, and there'll be free activities throughout the holiday to help children complete the challenge.

www.mythical-maze.org.uk


 Friday 01 August

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Monday
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Eastwood Park carvery

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Johnson and Furze Optometrists and Opticians

Horizon Nuclear Power

Specsavers

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