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Christmas on your local high street

This Christmas we are asking shoppers to capture and share their photos of the high street Christmas spirit.

Come and Share the high street Christmas spirit this festive season text with 4 people in front of a Christmas tree

Information for high street retailers

Support is available for independent high street retailers in South Gloucestershire.

Info for high street retailers

Change on your high street

Leader of the Council, Councillor Toby Savage writes about the importance of supporting our high streets.

Toby Savage - Leader of South Gloucestershire Council

Chipping Sodbury High Street

An historic market town founded in the 12th century, Chipping Sodbury boasts one of the widest working high streets in the country.

Chipping Sodbury High Street

Downend High Street

Downend is a fantastic place for catching up with family and friends for coffee or a meal with cuisine from India to Italy.


Hanham High Street

This well-connected high street has affordable family-friendly pubs and restaurants and plenty of diverse, independent shops.

Hanham High Street

Kingswood High Street

Kingswood High Street and Regent Street boast many fascinating independent shops, as well as the unique Kingswood Indoor Market.

Kingswood High Street

Staple Hill High Street

This attractive Victorian high street is perfect for shopping, and sitting outside enjoying a drink at one of its many vibrant cafés and pubs.

Staple Hill shops

Thornbury High Street

An ancient market town, Thornbury is brimming with independent shops and many celebrated restaurants and pubs.

Thornbury High Street

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