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Mar 2018
The site Charity RP Fighting Blindness is helping to publicise the Campaign Group Esme’s Umbrella, which is for everyone working towards raising awareness of Charles Bonnet Syndrome (CBS), a condition, which causes silent visual hallucinations in people with little or no sight. Charles Bonnet... Read More
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Mar 2018
We recieved a message from local resident Bev about the closure of Southmead's only dentist - and what can be done about it: Like many people I was frustrated when the NHS Dentist closed in February. I've lived here 17 years, and there has always been a NHS dentist in the local health centre. It... Read More
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Mar 2018
We are delighted to report that we can now recruit to our long awaited post of Community Food Centre Development Worker, whose task will be to establish our first community food centre. The full job description is here. Applications on 2 pages of A4 plus a CV should be sent to [email protected] Read More
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Mar 2018
A new programme was unveiled last week (15 March) to help encourage children in care in Bristol to reach their full potential as part of the Bristol Career Coach scheme.The programme pares school children in year nine (ages 13-14), who are primarily from a care or vulnerable background, with... Read More
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Mar 2018
Do you have a fun, competitive side? Do you enjoy playing pool,or are you looking to learn? Come and join us on Wednesdays between 5:30-7:30pm and meet other pool enthusiasts. Chat, play or learn and meet new friends young and old. Our new group prides itself on being fun, relaxed and accommodating... Read More
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Mar 2018
Tuesday 20th March at SOUTHMEAD LIBRARY on the general tables, please come to the TEAM SOUTHMEAD EXTRAORDINARY MEETING. TIME: 12.10 For a SHORT REVIEW OF A GRANT request we have received that needs to be AGREED BY 6 TEAM SOUTHMEAD MEMBERS.Please come and read the application then be prepared to... Read More
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Mar 2018
In two terrific concerts at Orchard School, members of the Bristol Choral Society joined more than 300 children (over the two nights) from Orchard School and eight local primary schools to perform Alexander L’Estrange’s Zimbe! They were accompanied by a jazz quintet made up of players from Bristol... Read More
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Mar 2018
One Sunday I was in my garden and saw a line of traffic, big lorries, van towing caravans, and a line of cars. I wondered where they were going. Then they opened the field gate just past the block of eight houses where we lived. They parked in a semi-circle in the field but not behind our houses.... Read More
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Mar 2018
“Stop Drop and Roll”, “Fire Fire Fire”, and “Call 999” were the phrases at the Southmead Wicketz sessions when the Avon Fire and Rescue Service attended last month.  Ben, Kurt, Genevieve and Phil surprised the children at the extent of services they offer as well as putting out fires and saving... Read More
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Mar 2018
The Mead BS10 is a community newsletter and website run by volunteers in Southmead, Bristol. We focus on news and what's on in the local area, and are resident lead - anyone can contribute! We're looking for a volunteer or volunteers to help with improvements to the website. This role would be... Read More

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