Photo of helpers and guests at Patchway Pensioners' Lunch Club

Weekly lunch club provides cheer for over-55s

Volunteers at a local lunch club for the elderly are looking to raise awareness of the weekly event across Patchway and the Stokes. The Patchway Lunch Club meets from 12.15pm to 1.30pm every Wednesday in Patchway Community Centre, Rodway Road. It is open to anyone over the age of 55 and offers a two-course meal for £3 per person. Mini-bus

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Artist's impression of Filton Airfield redevelopment.

Revised planning application for Filton Airfield

A revised outline planning application has been submitted for the redevelopment of the former Filton Airfield, which ceased operations in December 2012. A previous planning application for the site was put forward by then-owners BAE Systems in October 2014 and South Gloucestershire Council agreed to “resolve to approve” the application subject to the signing of S106 agreements requiring the developer to

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