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Christmas collection calendars are being delivered, but you can check your dates on the council website below. Waste and recycling collections will not take place on Monday 25, Tuesday 26 December or Monday 1 January. Sort It recycling centres will be closed from 2:00pm Sunday 24 December. They will be closed all day on Monday 25, Tuesday 26 December and Monday 1 January.
South Gloucestershire Council has launched a new website, dedicated to their Superfast broadband programme.
Click below to find the latest information on broadband within South Gloucestershire.
Not all premises may benefit from the fibre upgrade, so you can check on an individual basis using the Openreach website - https://www.openreach.co.uk/orpg/home/products/super-fastfibreaccess/superfastfibre.do
Latest news from the Gazette:
• Man stabbed after confronting teenagers as he walked home from Bristol Rovers match
• Man sentenced to 16 years in prison for child sex offences
• Perry Bishop and Chambers collecting donations for Foodbank during Advent
• Gritters are out in South Gloucestershire
• Property News: Act now to get ahead of the competition
Latest items from BBC News:
• Brexit: Theresa May says she 'will not be derailed'
• Trump Russia probe: Mueller has 'thousands' of transition team emails
• Pensions: Automatic saving to start at 18 under new plans
• Strictly Come Dancing 2017 final: Winner crowned
• Defence budget: New equipment at risk over MoD savings 'doubts'