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Educational achievements recognised at South Gloucestershire Council awards ceremony

On Thursday 29 November we held an awards evening to celebrate the outstanding educational achievements and successes over the past year of more than...

Have your say: Council launches public consultation on 2019/20 budget

South Gloucestershire residents, council tax and business rate payers are being invited to have their say on the council’s budget and council tax for...

University of Bath and South Gloucestershire Council team up to purchase...

The new owners share a vision for the Science Park as a place where science and technology will enable innovation to prosper, business to...

Council challenges Charfield planning decision

In another major intervention, we are challenging the Planning Inspector’s recent decision regarding the Land north of Wotton Road development in Charfield. Following an inquiry...

Pupils enjoy Aerospace museum school visits

Thanks to funding from South Gloucestershire Council, pupils from schools across the area have been enjoying educational visits at the Aerospace museum to help...

UK first as interaction between driverless car and bus demonstrated in...

The VENTURER consortium recently carried out a pioneering driverless vehicle demonstration involving wireless communication between a bus and car which tested ‘look ahead’ functionality. In...

Winterbourne Medieval Barn awarded £936,600 in National Lottery funding

A project to help secure the future of Winterbourne’s Medieval Barn has taken a major step forward thanks to a £936,600 grant from the...

Winterbourne Medieval Barn awarded £936,600 in National Lottery funding

A project to help secure the future of Winterbourne’s Medieval Barn has taken a major step forward thanks to a £936,600 grant from the...

Help shape services for children and young people with special educational...

We are encouraging South Gloucestershire residents to give their views on a draft strategy which will help us plan what services for children and...

Have Your Say: Council launches public consultation on 2018/19 budget

South Gloucestershire residents, council tax and business rate payers are being invited to have their say on the council’s budget and council tax for...

Final draft of the West of England Joint Spatial Plan to...

The final draft of the West of England Joint Spatial Plan (JSP) has been published ahead of its consideration by the four councils, North...

Persistent rogue traders imprisoned for fraudulent trading

A pair of rogue traders have been sentenced to two and a half years in prison each after pleading guilty to defrauding customers of...

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...

South Gloucestershire Council Chair’s 2017 Community Awards winners announced

Nearly thirty unsung heroes and their families attended the Chair’s Community Awards at South Gloucestershire and Stroud College’s WISE Campus on Thursday 16 March. The...

South Gloucestershire Council 2017/18 Council Tax and Budget Agreed

The 2017/18 South Gloucestershire Council Budget was agreed at a meeting of Full Council on Wednesday 15 February. A revenue budget of £193.25 million was...

Bromley Heath Viaduct maintenance and improvement work gets green light

Bromley Heath Viaduct will undergo a £5.9 million maintenance programme to strengthen the 1960s structure and provide improvements for cyclists and pedestrians. South Gloucestershire Council’s...

South Gloucestershire, Bath & North East Somerset and Bristol councils give...

South Gloucestershire, Bath & North East Somerset and Bristol councils have voted to give their consent on the Parliamentary Order for the West of...

Consultation launched on the West of England Joint Spatial Plan and...

All members of the public, young and old, are being encouraged to help inform proposals for growth in the region that will affect everyone...