Photo of building 250 at the Aztec West Business Park.

Aztec West office block granted listed status

Motorists queuing to get out of the Aztec West Business Park during the afternoon peak certainly have plenty of time to take in their surroundings, but how many of them realise that they are crawling past an architectural gem recently given protected status by Historic England? An office block at 210 to 290 Park Avenue, visible on the left of

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Concorde exhibit at Aerospace Bristol.

BBC Antiques Roadshow jets into Patchway

BBC One’s ever-popular Sunday evening programme Antiques Roadshow is coming to north Bristol on Thursday 17th May. Fiona Bruce and the team of Antiques Roadshow experts will be waiting to welcome you, so dust off your family heirlooms and dig out those car boot bargains and bring them along for free advice and valuations to visitors. The Roadshow will be

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NSPCC fundraising day at the SPAR store in Rodway Road, Patchway.

Patchway store’s charity birthday party raises funds for NSPCC

Patchway’s SPAR store recently hosted a charity birthday party in celebration of its parent company’s 100-year anniversary. Colleagues at the convenience store in Rodway Road hosted a birthday party themed coffee morning and a series of fundraising activities on Friday 1st September, all in aid of children’s charity, the NSPCC. SPAR Patchway is owned and operated by Blakemore Retail, which

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Photo of the traveller encampment at The Tumps.

Legal proceedings initiated to evict travellers

Legal proceedings have been initiated by South Gloucestershire Council to secure the removal of over a dozen traveller caravans that remain in a field at The Tumps, near Waterside Drive in Patchway. A larger number of caravans, believed to be approaching thirty, arrived on the site last Friday (18th August). They are understood to be the same group that was

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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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