From 'Gazette Series':
“SERIOUS failures” at a home for vulnerable children in Almondsbury have been criticised by Ofsted after it was covered up that a child in their care crashed a car.
A BROKEN down lorry has closed a lane of the M4 motorway near Almondsbury.
THE DEMOLITION of the former South Gloucestershire Council offices in Thornbury to make way for retirement homes has begun.
ARTWORK by a painter from Thornbury is set to go on show amongst prestigious company as part of a special exhibition in London.
FIREFIGHTERS were called out in the early hours of this morning to a ‘deliberate’ motorcycle fire in South Gloucestershire.
THREE fun-filled events are set to take over Tytherington on Saturday, with the return of the fun day, dog show and beer festival.
A FRAUDSTER has been ordered to do 80 hours of unpaid work for fraud after cold calling an elderly resident in Coalpit Heath.
A CRASH between a black Mercedes and a lorry has led to further delays on the M5 between Junction 13 for Stroud a Junction 14 for Thornbury/Falfield.
A COUPLE from Thornbury, aged 79 and 77, are set to take on their first half marathon as a duo, aiming to raise £2,000 for charity.
MOTORISTS are being advised to plan their journeys this weekend ahead of the Severn Bridge Half-Marathon and 10k event on Sunday.
AS teenagers across Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire prepare themselves for GCSE results day, they will also have to face a new grading system.
HIGHWAYS England has reminded motorists to make sure their cars are ready for the bank holiday weekend, as they prepare to lift 98 per cent of roadworks.
Why wait until September?
THE NHS trust that runs Southmead Hospital has partnered with independent charity Crimestoppers to help prevent crime.
THE following list of roadworks will take place between Monday, August 21 and Sunday, August 27: