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Oct 2017
An event about Christmas? Surely this is too early?! Hang on, this is different. It's a chance to get ready for Christmas! Come along to the Greenway Centre in Southmead for an opportunity to get financially and mentally prepared for the festive period. We'll have lots of information on managing... Read More
14
Oct 2017
Litter pick date with the Southmead Ward Councillors and MP Darren Jones.  Can you help to clean up the beautiful Trymside area? Contact Lydia at Bristol Waste for more details.   darren_jones_litter.jpg
12
Oct 2017
We need more blood donors at: Bristol Donor Centre, Southmead Road, Bristol, BS10 5LX (Free Parking). To book an appointment telephone 0300 123 23 23 or go to blood.co.uk blood.jpg  
07
Oct 2017
We have recently started at Wicketz, a cricket club in Southmead on a Monday evening. We think it is really good because you can make new friends and play lots of different games. Crispin works on a different thing each week, sometimes we practice bowling by throwing the ball against the wall,... Read More
06
Oct 2017
Wendy Jefferies who lives at The Woodnook held a coffee morning on Monday 4th September to raise funds for the Bristol Oncology Centre. Wendy has been receiving vital treatment at the oncology centre for the past 18 months after being diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia. The coffee morning... Read More
05
Oct 2017
A Mum of one of the teenagers involved in the trouble on Glencoyne Square wrote to The Mead with her point of view. I would like to say I am 100% in agreement that loitering should not be allowed anywhere, but there is nowhere for kids in Southmead to hang out and everyone is quick to state... Read More
04
Oct 2017
New Southmead Forum: The first of the new Southmead Forums was held recently and there was a very good turnout of local people.  There were a number of table discussions about key issues in Southmead, with representatives from the Police, Youth Centre, Bristol Waste, and BS10 Parks & Planning.... Read More
03
Oct 2017
South West charity Creative Youth Network is celebrating expanding its provision to Southmead, launching free after school Creative Courses in Music and Printmaking for young people in the area. The ten week courses, running at the Greenway Centre, will help young people aged 11-16 to develop... Read More
02
Oct 2017
It has been a difficult summer for Southmead Residents after the series of disturbances around Glencoyne Square: arson, burned out vehicles, criminal damage, and some intimidation. As we saw, the press soon picked up on the events and Southmead made headline news for all the wrong reasons.... Read More
01
Oct 2017
On dark Wednesday nights in Southmead if you are around St Stephen’s Church you may be confused to hear the cracking of wood pallets, the whir of a sewing machine, and the clinking of tea cups. As you get closer, you may smell saw dust wafting in the air and Chinese food… step across the threshold... Read More

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