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30th November: Driving refresher roadshow for older drivers

Driving refresher roadshow for older drivers

People aged 60 and over in South Gloucestershire are encouraged to attend a roadshow event in Yate that aims to refresh driving skills and help older drivers safely remain on the road.

Self Care Week highlights help available on the High Street

Self Care Week highlights help available on the High Street

 

To mark Self Care Week (November 13 to 19) we are highlighting the role a High Street health expert can play in keeping people well – the community pharmacist.

M4 Junction 18a consultation launch

M4 Junction 18a consultation launch

 

A consultation launches on Monday 21 August which will help inform a feasibility study into options for a new motorway junction, 18a, to link the M4 with the A4174 ring road.

South Gloucestershire celebrates GCSE result success

South Gloucestershire celebrates GCSE result success

Schools in South Gloucestershire are celebrating success in their GCSE results.

Almost 63 per cent of students in South Gloucestershire have achieved the new, more demanding grade, of 4 or above in English and mathematics.

New technology allowing South Glos to switch streetlights back on

New technology allowing South Glos to switch streetlights back on

At 18th January’s meeting of South Gloucestershire Council’s Environment and Community Services Committee, councillors voted to drop their policy of part-night lighting on street lights.