Council Car Parking to Stay Free

Council Car parking to stay free, thanks to local Conservative group, but Senior Labour Coucillor slams policy as 'uncosted'.

Youth funding change ‘could benefit thousands’

Just 1 in 5 young people make regular use of youth centres Thousands more youngsters could benefit from council funding, under new proposals being considered by South Gloucestershire Council. 

£100m to ‘strengthen foundations’ of local economy

Funding for schools, transport and broadband is ‘investing in the future’ South Gloucestershire Council’s Conservative Cabinet has revealed plans to invest over £100m over the next 3 years - just £4.6m of which would be funded through borrowing.

£3m for superfast broadband roll-out

Council investment to tackle district’s ‘digital divide’ Every home and business in South Gloucestershire will potentially be able to access broadband by 2015 with nine out of ten enjoying superfast speeds of up to 24 Mbps, thanks to nearly £3m of public investment.