From 'Gazette Series':
MINISTER Eric Pickles visited Thornbury to support Prospective Thornbury and Yate MP Luke Hall following the Conservative pledge to protect the green belt.
POPULAR Afro Jazz band Hélélé will be treating Thornbury to a night of world music on to raise funds for a health centre and school in Cameroon.
TWO men have been identified by police following the release of CCTV following an alleged sexual assault at the Almondsbury Interchange Hotel.
THE EVER popular Oldbury Fun Run will once again see runners – professional and amateur alike pounding the tarmac in Oldbury-on-Severn.
The MISCONDUCT hearing into allegations made against Avon and Somerset chief constable Nick Gargan, scheduled to take place next week, has been adjourned.
A 33-year-old woman has been convicted of manslaughter following the death of her newborn baby in Bristol.
THE EVER popular annual Observer’s book fair held in Easter Compton drew in the crowds for its 10th year.
A GROUP which was aiming to send 100 knitted items to a South African Hospital has doubled its target.
POLICE are investigating after several cats were shot with what was thought to be an air rifle in the Eastland Avenue area of Thornbury.
THIS week (from April 13) police speed enforcement vans will be at the following locations in South Gloucestershire:
A NUMBER of businesses in Cooper Road, Thornbury have been evcuated following a gas leak.
A THORNBURY businessman is one of six new deputies appointed by Gloucestershire’s Lord-Lieutenant, Dame Janet Trotter.
THE SUN will be struggling to break through the cloud today, however the warm temperatures experienced this week are set to continue.
A ROBIN has moved in to a garden centre in Almondsbury and built its nest in a hat.
THE TRADITION of handing out flowers to patients at Thornbury Hospital by the League of Friends was continued this Easter.