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New scam concerning fake fines

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 10th January 2014

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards would like to warn residents of a new scam that has been reported in other areas of the country and may well occur in this area. Scammers have been extorting money from elderly residents by telling them they are being fined over disposal of waste following building work. Read More...

Bradley Stoke Primary School Provision - Consultation

Bradley Stoke Community School - 6th January 2014

We would like to hear your views on a proposal to extend the age range of Bradley Stoke Community School (BSCS) to provide an all through school for the 4-19 age range. Read More...

All is not what it seems

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 9th December 2013

South Gloucestershire Council would like to advise residents to be wary of cold callers, whether they visit or telephone. Read More...

Be clear on cold callers

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 9th December 2013

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards would like to advise residents of a new tactic being used by rogue traders. Read More...

Businesses, Keep Cold Callers Out In The Cold

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 2nd December 2013

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards would like to remind businesses that if an offer of goods or services it is too good to be true, then it probably is. Read More...

Help us save lives - Community Champion Volunteers needed across South Gloucestershire

Help us save lives - Community Champion Volunteers needed across South Gloucestershire

Avon Fire & Rescue Service - 2nd December 2013

Avon Fire & Rescue Service (AF&RS) is looking for volunteers who can raise awareness of their Home Fire Safety Visits (HFSVs). Read More...

Keep the rogues out in the cold this winter

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards - 26th November 2013

South Gloucestershire Council Trading Standards would like to remind residents to be on their guard for rogue traders, especially now that winter is here. Read More...

Council Budget Consultation

South Gloucestershire Council - 15th November 2013

The council's annual budget consultation has now started and runs until 31 January. We would welcome the views of Parish & Town Councils on this important topic. Read More...

Senior Siren Magazine

Senior Siren Magazine

Senior Citizen Liaison Team - 15th November 2013

The Senior Citizen Liaison Team (SCLT) is pleased to announce the very latest edition of their award-winning Senior Siren Magazine. Read More...

Hate Crime - Report it! Stop it!

Hate Crime - Report it! Stop it!

Stand Against Racism & Inequality - 12th November 2013

Are you experiencing abuse or harassment because of your Race, Disability, Sexuality or Gender Identity? S.A.R.I. is there to offer you support and free confidential advice. Read More...