Welcome to MyKingswood, the online guide to what's on in the area, and who makes it happen!
This month on MyKingswood there's a chance to win opening night tickets to The Kingswood Players' 'Ladies Day'.
Join the MyKingswood grapevine and be among the first to find out what's coming up!
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Smokefree South Gloucestershire is encouraging smokers to give up throughout 'Stoptober' and use the opportunity as a springboard to quit for good.
Last year more than 880 people took part locally, and this year roadshows have been directing people to the support that is available to help them kick the habit, including a free personal quit plan, motivational tips and advice on treatments to help beat cravings.
If you’re looking to take part in Stoptober, text your name and “READY” to 80011, call 01454 865502 or email below to make an appointment at one of the free support sessions.
Kingswood Salvation Army are looking for volunteers to model clothes and accessories at their Fashion Show next May.
The show will feature live entertainment and a parade of items for sale from the Salvation Army charity shop, some new, and audience members will be able to buy items on the night too.
If you'd like to take to the catwalk, click below to find out how to get in touch.
On Sunday 11 September 2016 the water feature in the new garden at Kingswood Park was badly damaged leaving water flooding over the area. The Council have turned off the water but of course the water feature is now unusable. In the same incident one of the very heavy wooden benches in the garden was overturned. Click below to read more...
South Gloucestershire's Discover Festival is back for another year, offering a host of opportunities to discover and enjoy something new on your doorstep.
So whether you want to learn something new, find a hobby, meet new friends, get out and about in nature, catch a performance or explore one of our historic buildings, there’s something on offer for you.
Over 180 events are free, for others there is a small fee. Some events require booking and are selling out fast – see the events calendar or the website below for full details and links to book.
National bus operator Stagecoach is now operating services in the Yate area,providing links from surrounding villages.
The 84 service is a circular route that operates in an anti-clockwise direction from Wotton-under-Edge through Charfield, Cromhall, Wickwar, Chipping Sodbury, Yate, Chipping Sodbury, Horton, Hawkesbury Upton, Hillesley and Alderley, before returning to Wotton-under-Edge.
A new 85 service covers the same route but in a clockwise direction. Both the 84 and 85 services link with the 86 service at Yate, providing a connection to Kingswood and reintroducing a service to Longwell Green Leisure Centre/Aspects Leisure Park.
The 620 service operates between Tetbury and Bath via Chipping Sodbury, Yate, Westerleigh and Pucklechurch.
Click below for timetables and route information.
Longwell Green Leisure Centre will undergo a £1.5 million redevelopment to include a new fitness studio with extra stations, new changing rooms, a new entrance and more poolside showers.
The redevelopment means the centre will offer improved facilities to its customers and meet increased demand in the local community, which is set to grow due to planned new housing in the area.
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