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Do you have a child aged between 10 and 18? Would they like to join the Sea Cadets in Thornbury? We meet Mondays and Thursdays 7-9pm next to the Sixth Form College on Gloucester Road.
As a Sea Cadet you can go to sea, learn to sail and take part in adventure training. From dinghy sailing in Weymouth to a dive centre in Liverpool plus you can try kayaking, power boating, canoeing, rowing and windsurfing.
For more details or to come and have a look around please click below or see our Facebook page - search for Sea Cadets Thornbury.
Climb to new heights at South Gloucestershire's XHeight Climbing facility with special prices Monday – Thursday.
Bookings at the Bradley Stoke facility over these days cost £5.75 for adults and juniors, and the Party price is £10.25 per person (Monday – Thursday only bookings). There's also availability for clubs at £5 per person and exclusive use for schools/clubs only at £50. Click below to find out more...
Parents have rated nurseries in South West England, with Natural Choice Nurseries Ltd - Alveston coming in the Top 10 out of 1,095.
It has received an award from review site daynurseries.co.uk, based on reviews from children’s families and carers.
Davina Ludlow, director of daynurseries.co.uk, said: “We would like to congratulate Natural Choice Nurseries Ltd – Alveston! It is a wonderful achievement to be recognised as one of the best nurseries by the families and carers of the children that attend the setting.
“Reviews of the Top 10 nurseries show these settings both stimulate and nurture children, teaching them resilience and ensuring they develop physically and socially.”
Sarah Pearce, manager at Natural Choice Nurseries Ltd - Alveston, said: “We are over the moon to have received this award. We pride ourselves on our home-from-home care provided by high-quality staff, reinforced by lovely comments and reviews from parents.
“The fact that the parents are the people who have helped us to win this award means so much to us. Natural Choice Nurseries is a place where children learn in a safe and secure environment through play and laughter and this award emphasises to us that this is the care the children are receiving. We are feeling extremely proud.”
Latest news from the Gazette:
• This week's planned roadworks in the Gloucestershire, South Gloucestershire and Bristol areas
• Your property problems solved with Steven Sawyer, Lettings Consultant, Sawyers Estate Agents
• Amazing 120-year-old photo shows Queen Victoria's jubilee celebrations in Cam
• Property Market Comment with Peter Chambers of Perry Bishop and Chambers
• Operating hours at Thornbury Leisure Centre to change following customer survey
Latest items from BBC News:
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• Thousands of drivers caught despite mobile crackdown
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• Amber Rudd to Angela Merkel: You can depend on the UK