The "Flying Kingfisher" from the Kingfisher Trail is visiting Chipping Sodbury from the 12th to the 26th July.
The Kingfisher Trail is a fantastic arts trail of 21 wonderful kingfisher sculptures which have been decorated by some of our most talented local artists for public display in and around the Cotswolds National Landscape in 2021.
A new food & drink market is launching in Chipping Sodbury this Summer. eat:Chipping Sodbury on Saturday 28 August (the bank holiday weekend) and is a one day celebration of local and regional food and drink, organised by multi-award winning eat:Festivals. Click below to find out more.
It's not just businesses that have used lockdown to recalibrate. Razzamataz Bristol North is delighted to report that children have also shown incredible resilience and are bouncing back in confidence and fitness.
Since reopening, Razzamataz Theatre School's Principal Michaela, her team and parents have witnessed how performing arts classes have boosted children’s self-esteem. Razzamataz welcomes children regardless of ability or mental or physical illnesses. While some go on to become professional performers, others gain life skills to pursue their own dreams and aspirations.
Michaela is taking enquiries to book new students in for a free taster day, early booking is advised. To find out more and secure your place for Razzamataz Bristol North, call 07881 440079 or click below.
Rocco the Rock Star and the Case of Mistaken Identity is the latest enchanting children's detective book featuring superhero Rocco the Rock Star, a real life rescue dog who once again teams up with his gang of doggy misfits, this time to keep the beautiful town of Chipping Dogbury aka Chipping Sodbury safe.
Green Community Travel are delighted they have a third new minibus. The West of England Combined Authority Local Growth Fund has awarded them four brand new minibuses. Hagrid and Mikey B joined last year, they have just collected Luna, are are hoping that Sirius will join soon.
The new minibuses have Euro-6 engines, which are much healthier for the environment, as well as air-conditioning. Click below to read more.
Marie-Louise Coster at Chipping Sodbury's All About Mi has been named as one of the Top 15 Nail Artists in the world.
Marie-Louise thinks it was both her practical work - in salon and on set - and also her work within the industry with education boards and awarding bodies, most recently reviewing National Occupational Standards for nail qualifications, that helped her make it to the Top 15.
She'll now compete in challenges to see if she can make it to Number 1.
Adorno are absolutely thrilled to announce the successful launch of their new Community-Based Day Centre. Carers across South Glos are now able to access respite for the first time in a year.
Adorno Community Day Centre have now had two very successful weeks across their community based venues in Yate and Frampton Cotterell and already have plans to expand their capacity to accommodate more people.
Along with much of Chipping Sodbury, the Moda House is finally celebrating re-opening!
They're welcoming visitors to stay at The Moda House and enjoy all that the town can offer and provide.
Click below to read their wise words on what you can enjoy in our wonderful local area.
Click below for May 2021's edition of the Old Sodbury Times to read about plans for this year's Village Day, and find out who's moved into the village lately...
Get the kettle on and grab your knitting needles - The Big Knit is back!
For every behatted smoothie that gets sold, Age UK will receive 25p to help us be there for older people in South Gloucestershire who have no one else to turn to.
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Yate Heritage Centre is undertaking a community history project based on Domestic Service in the Yate area. If you have knowledge, background, photos or memories of domestic service please do let us know. Click below to read more.