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South Gloucestershire’s Armed Forces Day event celebrates and thanks our serving personnel and veterans for their service to our country on Saturday 27 June 2015 at Staple Hill and Page Park.
If you would like to to take part, for example, marching in the parade, having a display or running an activity in the Park or all of the above, please click below to request an application form. Forms must be returned by March 31st.
South Gloucestershire's Family Fun Day in Kingswood Park on Wednesday 27 May will provide information and fun activities for all family members.
If you would like to participate by providing a stall/stand, an activity or a performance, please get in touch via email below. Participants' application forms and risk assessment must be completed and returned by 25th February 2015.
March is Brain Tumour awareness month and Thornbury's Brain Tumour Support is asking us to host fundraising coffee mornings. On Friday 6th March - Bandanas for Brain Tumours day - they are asking schools, companies and individuals to wear a bandana to show support. Click below to find out more.
A big thank you from The Castle School Art Department to everyone who took part in the Festive Fivers event in December, by either producing original artwork or coming and buying it on sale night. The whole event was a great success and raised £418.00 - a cheque has been sent to CRISIS.
Festive Fivers will take place again this year in December, and details of how to get involved will be available from October.
Keith at Thornbury Bookshop is retiring at the end of February, so he's selling his current stock at 50% off until then. Pop in to wish him a happy retirement and snap up a book bargain! Maison Interiors, which recently moved in to share the space, will now expand and diversify. After a short closure, the shop will relaunch, offering a plethora of furniture, interior items and accessories. More details nearer the time!
Cromhall Diving Centre is hosting the Chill Swim on 8th February in aid of the Starfish Appeal for the Hydrotherapy Pool for children with special needs in Bristol.
A team of swimmers have been training and acclimatising to the decreasing temperature since early autumn to complete a one mile relay swim with no thermal protection. Click below to read more and support their fundraising.
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