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Dec 2017
At this time of year you may be spending time trying to find that perfect gift for someone.  What about chocolate (maybe not), an ipad (definitely NOT), a jolly jumper (hmmmm).  Why not give something different this year.  Something that can improve their health and sense of well-being.  So why not... Read More
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Nov 2017
Dear Meaders I have just had the absolute pleasure of meeting many of your children while I was volunteering at St. Stephen’s Church ‘Christmas Through the Keyhole’ to share the real story of Christmas with pupils from Badock’s Wood, Fonthill, Little Mead, and Elmfield Schools.  It’s been freezing... Read More
30
Nov 2017
We are looking for an individual who is passionate about communities and housing. Reporting to the CEO of Southmead Development Trust you will drive forwards Southmead Development Trust’s ambitions to deliver physical regeneration projects in Southmead including community led housing. You will... Read More
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Nov 2017
Youth Fitness class- starts Thursday 30th November 15:45-16:45. At Greenway we do our best to cater for people of all ages- the variety of classes available to adults of all ages is second to none. However, we have realised that the opportunities for younger people to get involved in physical... Read More
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Nov 2017
Loneliness is as bad for you as 15 cigarettes a day.  Older people living in care are twice as likely to experience severe loneliness as those in the community.  We are looking for friendly volunteers with interests in gardening and supporting people to help older people and people with dementia... Read More
28
Nov 2017
. . . There's a Way! Hello Southmead I’m Will Shipp and I work as a ‘Social Prescribing Link Worker’ for the Southmead Development Trust.  “What on earth does that mean?” I hear you ask.  Well, drinking lots of tea and chatting with people mostly!  I meet people to offer them extra support and... Read More
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Nov 2017
Southmead Community Gardening Group: Friendly, active gardening group for local residents. We’re always looking for new members to join our weekly gardening group - every Thursday, 1.30-3.30pm in the grounds of the Greenway Centre. Everyone is welcome, no gardening expertise is required and we don’... Read More
23
Nov 2017
Southmead Resident and keen photographer Rita told us, “I was walking through Doncaster Park and saw it appearing behind the dark clouds around 2ish”. Thank you Rita. If you’ve got any photos of Southmead please upload them and ID them as ‘Meaders’ Pics’.  We’ll print as many as we can in the next... Read More
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Nov 2017
The whole team at Greenway Community Practice are extremely proud to have won not one but two awards this year! The practice was voted the ‘Best Practice in Bristol’ in the recent NHS England national GP patient survey. It was great to see 97% of patients stating their overall experience at the... Read More
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Nov 2017
As the leaves begin to fall twirling down to make Mother Nature’s newest gown reddish brown And copper glow makes the morning dew shine on crunchy leaves underfoot a carpet Chirping birds in the trees still happy with their lot know the Lord will feed their needs as he does ours What a wonderful... Read More

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