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Saturday 16th November 2019

11am: Christmas Fair
Thornbury Baptist Church

11am-3pm

As well as craft stalls there will be traditional fair stalls like ‘Guess the weight of...' and face painting.

The church café will be serving tea, coffee and cakes and there will seasonal musical entertainment. Tables will cost £10, all of which will go to relief charity Rope.

If you would like more details or to book a table, please email Sue Dunn below or on 01454 416503. She will then send details and an application form.

www.rope.org.uk
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7pm: Karaoke Party
The Swan, Thornbury

Let's start getting in the mood for Christmas!

We are getting your voice box tuned up ready for the festive singing: a great night is always had at The Swan Thornbury for karaoke night!

All welcome. Please call 01454 413062 for more information.

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/f...

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Tuesday 19th November 2019

5pm: Mulled Wine and Mince Pies at the Lights Switch On
The Swan, Thornbury

5-10.30pm

This year The Swan will once again be supporting the Thornbury Christmas Lights Switch On.

As always we will be outside with the Ban Marie selling hot mulled wine and warm mince pies, as well as soup and rolls.

This year our chosen charity who we will be donating the money profits to is New Siblands School. If you're around come and support us and in turn you will be supporting and helping them.

Call 01454 413062 or click below for more details.

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/f...

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7pm: Thornbury Christmas Lights Switch On
NatWest Bank, Thornbury

Please note this event is on Tuesday 19th November, not Wednesday 20th as advertised on the Thornbury events postcard.

The switch on evening will include a range of entertainment and stalls as well as a fantastic fun fair from 5.30pm plus over 80 light displays throughout the High Street and surrounding roads.

www.mythornbury.co.uk/xmaslights

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Saturday 23rd November 2019

9.30am: Christmas Craft Fair
The Swan, Thornbury

9.30am-2pm

Stallholders wanted...

Come and join our first craft fair at The Swan in aid of Dementia, an illness that can affect everyone....

Gifts, ceramics, home decor, card makers and more.

For more information, call 01454 413062.

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/t...

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Sunday 24th November 2019

10am: Christmas Craft Fair
The Gables Hotel

Come along between 10am and 3pm and browse over 40 stalls stacked with wonderful gift ideas for Christmas.

Admission is free.

SEE SANTA IN HIS GROTTO – 11AM – 1PM
(A small charge applies, children will receive a gift)

We have Thornbury Musical Theatre Group performing Christmas Carols throughout.

Please note we are fully booked for stalls, with none left available.

www.thegablesbristol.co.uk/events...
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3.30pm: Tea with Santa
Dobbies Garden Centre

A festive family tea party where your little ones will receive a gift from Santa himself.

Our popular family event includes a hot or cold meal, fun activities and a gift from Santa. This event is suited to families with children aged 12 and under. To relax and fully enjoy the experience families will be seated and served at their own table.

events.dobbies.com/event-detail/?...

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Thursday 28th November 2019

5.30pm: Late Night Christmas Shopping
Papilio at Heritage

We are having our late night shopping event with double points for loyalty customers. This year we also have an Indoor Market taking over the Coffee Shop for the evening. We have a selection of fantastic small local businesses and creatives joining us.

We will be offering double points for Loyalty Card Holders on their Papilio home purchases during the event, which obviously means extra points that you can then put towards treating yourself!

The evening is also raising money for Jigsaw Thornbury including a raffle.

We hope to see you there as it promises to be a great evening, why not come with friends and go out for a meal or drink together afterwards?

www.papilioatheritage.co.uk/events

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6.30pm: Christmas Shopping Evening
Spenic Ltd, Stone

6.30-8.30pm

We look forward to welcoming you to Our New Shop based in Stone, Gloucestershire.

Directions:- turn into Stone past the church, follow the road around and we are in a small industrial estate on the right hand side next to George Taylor TV and Russell Fine Art.

Enjoy wine and nibbles as you browse our specialist high quality graphic arts and print media. We sell only reputable brands, at cost price, so you can spend more of your budget on our extensive range. Ideal for artists, children's craft and workshops.

You will also be able to view our flexible Orchard Room - an ideal location for business meetings, creative workshops and society meetings, available for full day, half day and evening hire 7 days a week.

We are... Read more >>

spenic.com/product-category/the-o...
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Friday 29th November 2019

Christmas has arrived...
Anchor Inn, Thornbury

The Christmas menu will be available from 29th November 2019.

A £5 non-refundable deposit per person will be required at the time of booking. The pre-order must be submitted one week prior to the booked date.

We are taking bookings now!

www.facebook.com/anchorinnatthorn...

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Christmas Fair
Tortworth School

www.tortworthprimaryschool.org.uk

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6.30pm: Christmas Wreath Evening
Jolies Fleurs, Thornbury

6.30-8.30pm (£40.00)

Create a beautiful wreath to welcome your guests... complimentary mulled wine, nibbles and tea/coffee served as well.

The following dates are also available:
Sunday 1st Dec 2pm - 4pm
Tuesday 10th Dec 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Wednesday 11th December 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Call Jo on 01454 416111 or email below to book.

joliesfleurs.co.uk
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Saturday 30th November 2019

9am: Breakfast with Santa
Dobbies Garden Centre

09:00 - 10:30

Our popular family event includes breakfast for each child followed by fun activities and a gift from Santa himself. This event is suited to families with children aged 12 years and under. To relax and fully enjoy the experience families will be seated and served at their own table.

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9.30am: Thornbury Lawn Tennis Club Early Christmas Party
Mundy Playing Fields

At the club.

www.thornburytennisclub.co.uk
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11am: Turnberrie's Indoor Christmas Market
Turnberrie's Community Centre, Thornbury

11am-3pm

Don your Santa hat, dust off the mulled wine glass, and get into the festive spirit – it’s time to head down to Turnberrie’s Indoor Christmas Market.

We are back bigger and better this year with the return of the popular Santa’s Grotto, Local Craft Stalls, Arts & Crafts, Pop-Up Cafe and much more!

Register now if you are interested in holding a stall!
Call Turnberrie's on: 01454 868485 or click below.

www.turnberries.co.uk
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2pm: The Castle School Christmas Market
Castle School, Thornbury

2-4pm

Come to CSF's Christmas Market for the chance to buy some very special Christmas gifts from local craftspeople.

Buy your Christmas presents for your family and friends while supporting your local school!

There will also be an amazing raffle, with prizes generously donated by all the stallholders.

Our delicious festive refreshments will be sure to get you in the Christmas mood, including mulled wine, hot chocolate with all the trimmings, mince pies and waffles, as well as tasty pulled pork and stuffing rolls.

Youngsters are sure to enjoy the sweet stall and the postbox to Santa!

Entry to the event is free. We still have some spaces left for people who would like to rent a stall (£15 per stall, plus donation of a raffle prize):... Read more >>

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4pm: Tea with Santa
Dobbies Garden Centre

A festive family tea party where your little ones will receive a gift from Santa himself.

Our popular family event includes a hot or cold meal, fun activities and a gift from Santa. This event is suited to families with children aged 12 and under. To relax and fully enjoy the experience families will be seated and served at their own table.

events.dobbies.com/event-detail/?...

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Sunday 1st December 2019

11am: Advent Sunday Gift Service
United Reformed Church

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2pm: Christmas Wreath Afternoon
Jolies Fleurs, Thornbury

2pm - 4pm (£40.00)

Create a beautiful wreath to welcome your guests... complimentary mulled wine, nibbles and tea/coffee served as well.

The following dates are also available:
Tuesday 10th Dec 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Wednesday 11th December 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Call Jo on 01454 416111 or email below to book.

joliesfleurs.co.uk
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6pm: Advent Service of Light
St Mary's Church, Thornbury

www.thornburycofe.org.uk
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Monday 2nd December 2019

10am: Third Thornbury Scout Group Christmas Post
Thornbury Methodist Church

Be Prepared!

Third Thornbury Scout Group will be delivering Christmas post again this year. We have been offering this service regularly since circa 1985.

Cards will be received in the vestibule of Thornbury Methodist Church as follows:

  • Monday 2nd Dec. to Friday 6th Dec. 10am–2pm
  • Saturday 7th Dec. 10am–12noon
  • Monday 9th Dec. to Wednesday 11th Dec. 10am–2pm

The cost is 40 pence per card and the proceeds will be shared between the Scout Group and Thornbury Methodist Church.

Please ensure that all envelopes are clearly and fully addressed and are, of course, in THORNBURY ONLY.

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6.15pm: Christmas Wreath Making Workshop
Papilio at Heritage

6.15-10pm

Spend an evening creating a gorgeous, fresh Christmas Wreath that you can hang straight on your door.

Join us for this workshop and take away a fabulously fresh, Christmas wreath. With lots of foliage and more to choose from you can create a wreath that really suits your taste and decor. All materials will be provided as well as glass of prosecco (or wine) and yummy christmas nibbles.

£45 - Spaces are limited so booking is required.

Payment is taken online at time of booking.

www.papilioatheritage.co.uk/event...

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Tuesday 3rd December 2019

10am: Third Thornbury Scout Group Christmas Post
Thornbury Methodist Church

Be Prepared!

Third Thornbury Scout Group will be delivering Christmas post again this year. We have been offering this service regularly since circa 1985.

Cards will be received in the vestibule of Thornbury Methodist Church as follows:

  • Monday 2nd Dec. to Friday 6th Dec. 10am–2pm
  • Saturday 7th Dec. 10am–12noon
  • Monday 9th Dec. to Wednesday 11th Dec. 10am–2pm

The cost is 40 pence per card and the proceeds will be shared between the Scout Group and Thornbury Methodist Church.

Please ensure that all envelopes are clearly and fully addressed and are, of course, in THORNBURY ONLY.

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7.30pm: Taizé Service
Christ The King Church, Thornbury

www.ctk-thornbury.org.uk

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Wednesday 4th December 2019

10am: Third Thornbury Scout Group Christmas Post
Thornbury Methodist Church

Be Prepared!

Third Thornbury Scout Group will be delivering Christmas post again this year. We have been offering this service regularly since circa 1985.

Cards will be received in the vestibule of Thornbury Methodist Church as follows:

  • Monday 2nd Dec. to Friday 6th Dec. 10am–2pm
  • Saturday 7th Dec. 10am–12noon
  • Monday 9th Dec. to Wednesday 11th Dec. 10am–2pm

The cost is 40 pence per card and the proceeds will be shared between the Scout Group and Thornbury Methodist Church.

Please ensure that all envelopes are clearly and fully addressed and are, of course, in THORNBURY ONLY.

More details >>

6.15pm: Christmas Wreath Making Workshop
Papilio at Heritage

6.15-10pm

Spend an evening creating a gorgeous, fresh Christmas Wreath that you can hang straight on your door.

Join us for this workshop and take away a fabulously fresh, Christmas wreath. With lots of foliage and more to choose from you can create a wreath that really suits your taste and decor. All materials will be provided as well as glass of prosecco (or wine) and yummy christmas nibbles.

£45 - Spaces are limited so booking is required.

Payment is taken online at time of booking.

www.papilioatheritage.co.uk/event...

More details >>


Thursday 5th December 2019

10am: Third Thornbury Scout Group Christmas Post
Thornbury Methodist Church

Be Prepared!

Third Thornbury Scout Group will be delivering Christmas post again this year. We have been offering this service regularly since circa 1985.

Cards will be received in the vestibule of Thornbury Methodist Church as follows:

  • Monday 2nd Dec. to Friday 6th Dec. 10am–2pm
  • Saturday 7th Dec. 10am–12noon
  • Monday 9th Dec. to Wednesday 11th Dec. 10am–2pm

The cost is 40 pence per card and the proceeds will be shared between the Scout Group and Thornbury Methodist Church.

Please ensure that all envelopes are clearly and fully addressed and are, of course, in THORNBURY ONLY.

More details >>

2pm: Christmas Carols and Songs
Thornbury Library

Join us for a good old fashioned singalong with Carols, Songs and Refreshments.

mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/thorn...
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6.15pm: Christmas Wreath Making Workshop
Papilio at Heritage

6.15-10pm

Spend an evening creating a gorgeous, fresh Christmas Wreath that you can hang straight on your door.

Join us for this workshop and take away a fabulously fresh, Christmas wreath. With lots of foliage and more to choose from you can create a wreath that really suits your taste and decor. All materials will be provided as well as glass of prosecco (or wine) and yummy christmas nibbles.

£45 - Spaces are limited so booking is required.

Payment is taken online at time of booking.

www.papilioatheritage.co.uk/event...

More details >>


Friday 6th December 2019

10am: Christmas Cracker Golf Days
Thornbury Golf Centre

Get into the spirit on the golf course with our Christmas Cracker Golf Days!

Dates: Friday 6th December & Friday 13th December

Coffee & Bacon Rolls - 18 holes - Turkey Baguette with Stuffing & Cranberry

Prices £25 per person

www.thornburygc.co.uk/news-events

More details >>

10am: Third Thornbury Scout Group Christmas Post
Thornbury Methodist Church

Be Prepared!

Third Thornbury Scout Group will be delivering Christmas post again this year. We have been offering this service regularly since circa 1985.

Cards will be received in the vestibule of Thornbury Methodist Church as follows:

  • Monday 2nd Dec. to Friday 6th Dec. 10am–2pm
  • Saturday 7th Dec. 10am–12noon
  • Monday 9th Dec. to Wednesday 11th Dec. 10am–2pm

The cost is 40 pence per card and the proceeds will be shared between the Scout Group and Thornbury Methodist Church.

Please ensure that all envelopes are clearly and fully addressed and are, of course, in THORNBURY ONLY.

More details >>

Acton Court Christmas Workshops with Organic Blooms
Acton Court

Step back in time with Organic Blooms at Acton Court, create your own beautiful, natural Christmas wreath, garland or table decoration at one of our workshops.

Organic blooms have a range of half day workshops, and one full day, which includes a simple home cooked lunch.

All materials and refreshments are provided.

These popular workshops are filling up fast, book through Organic blooms by following the link below...

Friday 6 December
10:00am to 12:30pm
Christmas wreath workshop £50

Friday 6 December
1:30pm to 4pm
Christmas wreath workshop £50

Saturday 7 December
1:30pm to 4pm
Willow door wreath £50

Sunday 8 December
10:00am to 12:30pm
Christmas foliage wreath decorated with natural materialsl £50

Sunday... Read more >>

www.organicblooms.co.uk/product/c...

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2pm: Have You Read…?
Thornbury Library

Come and join our friendly library book group on 1st Friday of every month.

This month’s theme will be “Which author would you like to bring out a new book this Christmas?”

mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/thorn...
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Saturday 7th December 2019

10am: St Peter's Hospice Christmas Bazaar
Thornbury Methodist Church

The Annual Bazaar for St Peter's Hospice will take place in the Thornbury Methodist Church Hall between 10am and 12noon.

Enjoy a variety of stalls including Cards, Gifts, Crafts, Home-made preserves, Cakes, Books, plus many more.

Raffle and Teas. Entry by Donation. Thank you for supporting St Peter's – your local Hospice.

Email:

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10am: Christmas Market
The Chantry, Thornbury

10am - 2pm

Free entrance for the public. Stallholders can book and pay for a space at the website below.

Fundraiser for renovation/repair work for the Thornbury Chantry.

A variety of Christmas gifts/cards/food will be on sale.

Tea, Coffee, Bacon/cheese rolls all served from our kitchen. The bar will be open selling alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks.

Father Christmas will be visiting and there will be carol singing with a choir.

For any queries and more information you can contact the organiser via the booking site below.

buytickets.at/friendsofthechantry

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10am: Christmas at the Alveston Parade

10:00am to 12:00

Stalls, Raffle, Mince Pies, Mulled Wine, Children’s Entertainment, Radio Controlled model, Father Christmas and a lot more.

Carols by the Get Singing Community Choir/The Alveston
Singers

Come along - Everyone Welcome!

www.alveston.org/alveston/communi...

10am: Third Thornbury Scout Group Christmas Post
Thornbury Methodist Church

Be Prepared!

Third Thornbury Scout Group will be delivering Christmas post again this year. We have been offering this service regularly since circa 1985.

Cards will be received in the vestibule of Thornbury Methodist Church as follows:

  • Monday 2nd Dec. to Friday 6th Dec. 10am–2pm
  • Saturday 7th Dec. 10am–12noon
  • Monday 9th Dec. to Wednesday 11th Dec. 10am–2pm

The cost is 40 pence per card and the proceeds will be shared between the Scout Group and Thornbury Methodist Church.

Please ensure that all envelopes are clearly and fully addressed and are, of course, in THORNBURY ONLY.

More details >>

10am: Christmas Shopping Morning
Spenic Ltd, Stone

10-1pm

We look forward to welcoming you to Our New Shop based in Stone, Gloucestershire.

Directions:- turn into Stone past the church, follow the road around and we are in a small industrial estate on the right hand side next to George Taylor TV and Russell Fine Art.

Enjoy tea, coffee and biscuits as you browse our specialist high quality graphic arts and print media. We sell only reputable brands, at cost price, so you can spend more of your budget on our extensive range. Ideal for artists, children's craft and workshops.

You will also be able to view our flexible Orchard Room - an ideal location for business meetings, creative workshops and society meetings, available for full day, half day and evening hire 7 days a week.

We are... Read more >>

spenic.com/product-category/the-o...
Email:

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12noon: Christmas Market
The Sheiling School

12noon-4pm Free entry, everyone welcome!

Enjoy a wonderful afternoon browsing our unique stalls including pottery, woodwork, weaving, felting and many other exciting stalls of handmade Christmas gifts, arts and crafts.

There will be our traditional ‘Winter Café’ serving homemade cakes, soup and rolls.

Warm up around the fire in Avalon garden and enjoy our freshly baked wood-fired pizzas.

Other Attractions: Live music - Auction - Raffle - Tombola - Children’s activities

We are aiming to raise money to fund new projects that will directly benefit our pupils.

The Sheiling School is an independent residential school for children and young people aged 6-19 with special educational needs. We offer residential placements for... Read more >>

www.sheilingschool.org.uk
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12noon: Christmas Fair
Tockington Manor School

12 – 4pm

tockingtonmanorschool.com/informa...
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1.30pm: Acton Court Christmas Workshops with Organic Blooms
Acton Court

Step back in time with Organic Blooms at Acton Court, create your own beautiful, natural Christmas wreath, garland or table decoration at one of our workshops.

Organic blooms have a range of half day workshops, and one full day, which includes a simple home cooked lunch.

All materials and refreshments are provided.

These popular workshops are filling up fast, book through Organic blooms by following the link below...

Saturday 7 December
1:30pm to 4pm
Willow door wreath £50

Sunday 8 December
10:00am to 12:30pm
Christmas foliage wreath decorated with natural materialsl £50

Sunday 8 December
1:30pm to 4pm
Christmas foliage wreath decorated traditionally £50

Saturday 14 December
10:00am to 4pm
Full day... Read more >>

www.organicblooms.co.uk/product/c...

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Sunday 8th December 2019

Acton Court Christmas Workshops with Organic Blooms
Acton Court

Step back in time with Organic Blooms at Acton Court, create your own beautiful, natural Christmas wreath, garland or table decoration at one of our workshops.

Organic blooms have a range of half day workshops, and one full day, which includes a simple home cooked lunch.

All materials and refreshments are provided.

These popular workshops are filling up fast, book through Organic blooms by following the link below...

Sunday 8 December
10:00am to 12:30pm
Christmas foliage wreath decorated with natural materialsl £50

Sunday 8 December
1:30pm to 4pm
Christmas foliage wreath decorated traditionally £50

Saturday 14 December
10:00am to 4pm
Full day Christmas wreath and table decoration workshop with lunch included... Read more >>

www.organicblooms.co.uk/product/c...

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10.30am: Advent Worship with Children and Youth Groups
Thornbury Baptist Church

To find out more about TBC and the different groups held during the week, please contact the office on 01454 419118, or go to the website.

www.thornburybaptistchurch.co.uk
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11am: Gift Service
Thornbury Methodist Church

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12noon: Downpour Theatre Company: Family Arabian Nights
Thornbury Golf Centre

12–3pm: Sunday 8th December / Saturday 14th December / Sunday 15th December / Sunday 22nd December

Downpour Theatre Company Presents Arabian Nights

Bring the little ones to see a wonderful pantomime and a special guest, enjoy some delicious food and celebrate the spirit of Christmas.

Each night the evil Sultan marries a new bride, only to lock her away in the dungeon forever. Can the beautiful Scheherazade, aided by her mother, Mother Mayai, escape the same fate and save the kingdom with her clever tales of cunning thieves, swashbuckling pirates, magical genies and dashing heroes?

Let us transport you to a far away ancient land; this magical show is the perfect festive treat for the whole family.

Adults £18.95 | Under 12s £15.95... Read more >>

www.thornburygc.co.uk/christmas-t...

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6.30pm: In the Stillness
Thornbury Baptist Church

A meditative service for Advent

To find out more about TBC and the different groups held during the week, please contact the office on 01454 419118, or go to the website.

www.thornburybaptistchurch.co.uk
Email:

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Monday 9th December 2019

10am: Third Thornbury Scout Group Christmas Post
Thornbury Methodist Church

Be Prepared!

Third Thornbury Scout Group will be delivering Christmas post again this year. We have been offering this service regularly since circa 1985.

Cards will be received in the vestibule of Thornbury Methodist Church as follows:

  • Monday 2nd Dec. to Friday 6th Dec. 10am–2pm
  • Saturday 7th Dec. 10am–12noon
  • Monday 9th Dec. to Wednesday 11th Dec. 10am–2pm

The cost is 40 pence per card and the proceeds will be shared between the Scout Group and Thornbury Methodist Church.

Please ensure that all envelopes are clearly and fully addressed and are, of course, in THORNBURY ONLY.

More details >>


Tuesday 10th December 2019

10am: Third Thornbury Scout Group Christmas Post
Thornbury Methodist Church

Be Prepared!

Third Thornbury Scout Group will be delivering Christmas post again this year. We have been offering this service regularly since circa 1985.

Cards will be received in the vestibule of Thornbury Methodist Church as follows:

  • Monday 2nd Dec. to Friday 6th Dec. 10am–2pm
  • Saturday 7th Dec. 10am–12noon
  • Monday 9th Dec. to Wednesday 11th Dec. 10am–2pm

The cost is 40 pence per card and the proceeds will be shared between the Scout Group and Thornbury Methodist Church.

Please ensure that all envelopes are clearly and fully addressed and are, of course, in THORNBURY ONLY.

More details >>

6.30pm: Christmas Wreath Evening
Jolies Fleurs, Thornbury

6.30-8.30pm (£40.00)

Create a beautiful wreath to welcome your guests... complimentary mulled wine, nibbles and tea/coffee served as well.

The following date is also available:
Wednesday 11th December 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Call Jo on 01454 416111 or email below to book.

joliesfleurs.co.uk
Email:

More details >>


Wednesday 11th December 2019

10am: Third Thornbury Scout Group Christmas Post
Thornbury Methodist Church

Be Prepared!

Third Thornbury Scout Group will be delivering Christmas post again this year. We have been offering this service regularly since circa 1985.

Cards will be received in the vestibule of Thornbury Methodist Church as follows:

  • Monday 2nd Dec. to Friday 6th Dec. 10am–2pm
  • Saturday 7th Dec. 10am–12noon
  • Monday 9th Dec. to Wednesday 11th Dec. 10am–2pm

The cost is 40 pence per card and the proceeds will be shared between the Scout Group and Thornbury Methodist Church.

Please ensure that all envelopes are clearly and fully addressed and are, of course, in THORNBURY ONLY.

More details >>

6.30pm: Christmas Wreath Evening
Jolies Fleurs, Thornbury

6.30-8.30pm (£40.00)

Create a beautiful wreath to welcome your guests... complimentary mulled wine, nibbles and tea/coffee served as well.

Call Jo on 01454 416111 or email below to book.

joliesfleurs.co.uk
Email:

More details >>

Thornbury Tennis Club Ladies Christmas Meal

www.thornburytennisclub.co.uk


Thursday 12th December 2019

Tytherington Local History GroupChristmas Lunch
The Swan, Tytherington

Please note this is a Thursday!

www.tytheringtonroots.co.uk
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7pm: Traditional Christmas Carols with Thornbury Town Band
The Swan, Thornbury

7-10.30pm

Our traditional Christmas Carol Service with Thornbury Town Band.

Mince pies and mulled wine will be served with donations to charity, plus much more on the night, so a gloomy cold wet night can be warmed up with log fires and a cosy pub full of friendly people.

Call 01454 413062 for more information.

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/t...

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Friday 13th December 2019

10am: Christmas Cracker Golf Days
Thornbury Golf Centre

Get into the spirit on the golf course with our Christmas Cracker Golf Days!

Dates: Friday 6th December & Friday 13th December

Coffee & Bacon Rolls - 18 holes - Turkey Baguette with Stuffing & Cranberry

Prices £25 per person

www.thornburygc.co.uk/news-events

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9.30pm: Live Music Night: Tundra
The Swan, Thornbury

9.30-11.30pm

Tundra - what an amazing party band! They will surely have everyone up dancing the night away to celebrate Christmas.

All welcome. Call 01454 413062 for more information.

www.mythornbury.co.uk/thornbury/f...

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Saturday 14th December 2019

10am: Acton Court Christmas Workshops with Organic Blooms
Acton Court

Step back in time with Organic Blooms at Acton Court, create your own beautiful, natural Christmas wreath, garland or table decoration at one of our workshops.

Organic blooms have a range of half day workshops, and one full day, which includes a simple home cooked lunch.

All materials and refreshments are provided.

These popular workshops are filling up fast, book through Organic blooms by following the link below...

Saturday 14 December
10:00am to 4pm
Full day Christmas wreath and table decoration workshop with lunch included £95

Sunday 15 December
10:00am to 12:30pm
Table decoration workshop £50

Sunday 15 December
1:30pm to 4pm
A Tudor Christmas £50

www.organicblooms.co.uk/product/c...

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4pm: Candlelit Christingle Service
United Reformed Church

Led by Mrs Penny Mackinnon, the service reminds us of the background to the Christmas story, to prepare us for the mystery of the birth of Jesus. The service is always popular with both young and old - do come.

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7.30pm: Alveston Singers Christmas Concert
St Mary's Church, Thornbury

Handel’s Messiah is always a favourite at Christmas, so the Alveston Singers invite you to join them for their
Christmas Celebration.

The programme will include well-known and loved choruses and recitatives from Part One of the Messiah along with Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

Carols and songs follow with opportunities for you to join in and feel the Christmas spirit as you sing with us.

Saturday December 14th St. Mary’s Church Thornbury 7.30pm
Tuesday December 17th Alveston Methodist Church 7.30pm

Conductor James Davies
Accompanist Sue Phillipson-Masters
Soloist Lowrie Bufton

Admission is free with retiring collections for Brain Tumour Support and Made a Mark. We look forward to welcoming you.

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Sunday 15th December 2019

Acton Court Christmas Workshops with Organic Blooms
Acton Court

Step back in time with Organic Blooms at Acton Court, create your own beautiful, natural Christmas wreath, garland or table decoration at one of our workshops.

Organic blooms have a range of half day workshops, and one full day, which includes a simple home cooked lunch.

All materials and refreshments are provided.

These popular workshops are filling up fast, book through Organic blooms by following the link below...

Saturday 14 December
10:00am to 4pm
Full day Christmas wreath and table decoration workshop with lunch included £95

Sunday 15 December
10:00am to 12:30pm
Table decoration workshop £50

Sunday 15 December
1:30pm to 4pm
A Tudor Christmas £50

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10.30am: Nativity from Scratch
Thornbury Baptist Church

Come dressed as a character from the nativity and take part in the Christmas story, including a real donkey.

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The Story of a Nutcracker
Armstrong Hall, Thornbury

11am, 1pm, 3pm

Think of the famous Nutcracker ballet by Tchaikovsky... Now turn it on its head and engage your wildest imagination... Add 6 amazing classical musician/actors, plenty of interaction and a roller-skating Sugar Plum Fairy and you might be beginning to scratch the surface...

Tickets available from the website below: Adult £7.50, Child £6.50

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4pm: Christingle
St Mary's Church, Thornbury

For all the family.

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6pm: Carol Service (Joint with URC)
Thornbury Methodist Church

A joint Carol Service with Thornbury United Reformed Church.

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6.30pm: Classical Christmas
Thornbury Baptist Church

An informal evening of light classical music with professional harpist Laurette Pope, and carol singing led by members of Wotton Silver Band.

Free evening with tea, coffee and cake available.

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Monday 16th December 2019

6pm: Julian Trust Nightshelter for the Homeless ‘Pack and Wrap’ P
St Mary's Church, Thornbury

We will again be making up gifts for the homeless of toothbrushes, toothpaste, bar of soap, flannel and (of course!) chocolate. There are boxes in the back of both churches for donations. Please give generously.

All those lovely donations will need wrapping into individual gifts (with a greetings card), so please come along from 6.00pm to 22 Sibland Road, Thornbury. If you would like more information please contact Christine Dadd on (01454) 414396. Thank you!

www.thornburycofe.org.uk

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7.30pm: Advent Penitential Service
Christ The King Church, Thornbury

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Tuesday 17th December 2019

7.30pm: Thornbury WI: Party Night
Thornbury Methodist Church Hall

7.30-9.30pm

‘In House’ Party Night

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7.30pm: Alveston Singers Christmas Concert
Alveston Methodist Church

Handel’s Messiah is always a favourite at Christmas, so the Alveston Singers invite you to join them for their
Christmas Celebration.

The programme will include well-known and loved choruses and recitatives from Part One of the Messiah along with Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Christmas Carols.

Carols and songs follow with opportunities for you to join in and feel the Christmas spirit as you sing with us.

Saturday December 14th St. Mary’s Church Thornbury 7.30pm
Tuesday December 17th Alveston Methodist Church 7.30pm

Conductor James Davies
Accompanist Sue Phillipson-Masters
Soloist Lowrie Bufton

Admission is free with retiring collections for Brain Tumour Support and Made a Mark. We look forward to welcoming you.

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Friday 20th December 2019

9.15pm: Live Music: You, Me and The Dance Floor
The Swan, Thornbury

9.15-11.30pm

Great party band who will be here as a warm up ready for New Year. So if you're looking for great music over Christmas and the New Year, then look no further than The Swan, Thornbury.

All welcome - free admission. Call 01454 413062 for more information.

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Saturday 21st December 2019

2pm: Thornbury Tennis Club Mulled Wine & Mince Pies Afternoon
Mundy Playing Fields

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3.30pm: Christmas Charity Afternoon Tea with Prosecco
The Swan, Thornbury

3.30-5.30pm

Christmas Afternoon tea with unlimited Prosecco and all profits will be donated to Macmillan Cancer Support!

Tickets £20, must be bought in advance - on sale mid November! Tickets will go fast so why not contact Sandra now (via facebook, Tel: 01454 413062 or Mobile 07977 463674 or email below) and she will make sure they keep you one...

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Sunday 22nd December 2019

3pm: Children's Christmas Party
The Swan, Thornbury

3-5pm, for ages 3-12 years

We will be holding a Children's Christmas Party and all profits will be donated to New Siblands School. There will be games, a buffet tea, snow machine, disco and lots more!

Tickets will be available mid November to be bought in advance.

All welcome. Call 01454 413062 for more information.

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Tuesday 24th December 2019

Christmas Eve


Wednesday 25th December 2019

Christmas Day

Merry Christmas!

Bank Holiday: Christmas Day

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9.15am: Christmas Family Service
St Paul's Church, The Hackett

A service for all the family this Christmas.

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10.30am: Christmas Family Service
St Mary's Church, Thornbury

A service for all the family this Christmas.

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Thursday 26th December 2019

Boxing Day

Bank Holiday: Boxing Day

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Boxing Day Carvery
Thornbury Golf Centre

Don’t fancy the washing-up and want to be treated? Join us for gorgeous two-course carvery, good times and the perfect post Christmas Day remedy.

Adults £17.95 per person | Children under 12 £9.95 per child | Children under 3 FREE.

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Saturday 28th December 2019

9.30pm: Live Music Night: Over The Hill at Christmas
The Swan, Thornbury

9.30-11.30pm

Over The Hill an amazing band - they will have you dancing and partying the weekend away, so don't get stuck in the house when it's cold: The Swan Thornbury has a great weekend with a great covers band.

All welcome. Call 01454 413062 for more information.

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Tuesday 31st December 2019

New Year's Eve

Family New Year's Eve
Thornbury Golf Centre

Say goodbye to 2019 in style. Get ready for a night to remember with great friends and enjoy:

Delicious Buffet - Glass of Prosecco at Midnight - DJ until 1am - Dress to impress & make it fancy if you wish!

Adults £19.95, Children under 12 £12.95, Children under 5 FREE

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7.30pm: Live Music: You, Me and The Dance Floor
The Swan, Thornbury

7.30-11.30pm

You me and The Dance Floor are back to make sure we party in the New Year. A great party night was had 2 years when they made sure we celebrated as well as them - a night to remember!

No tickets - it's purely on a first come first served basis.

All welcome - free admission. Call 01454 413062 for more information.

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Wednesday 1st January 2020

Happy New Year!

Bank Holiday: New Year's Day

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1.45pm: New Year's Day Ramble
United Reformed Church

The traditional New Year's Day ramble will be taking place again, starting from Thornbury United Reformed Church, Rock Street at 1.45pm on Wednesday 1st January (of course!)

The gentle walk will take 1 – 1½ hours, returning to the church for tea and cake from 3.15pm. Following tea, at 4pm, there will be a short service to welcome the New Year.

You are welcome to join us for any one or more parts of the afternoon, as is your dog!

So whether you need to work off the holiday over-indulgence or the Hogmanay spirits, or just want some friendly company after a few quiet days, do come along.

It won't be very strenuous, we shall walk whatever the weather - and it's usually possible to take a short cut! More information from Robin tel.... Read more >>

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