Fishponds Voice News

August 11 2022 BBQ left unattended sets fire to Bristol's 'front garden' in Stoke Park

BBQ left unattended sets fire to Bristol's 'front garden' in Stoke Park

A SWATHE of grassland in front of one of Bristol's best-known buildings went up in flames today after a barbecue was left burning in scorching temperatures... Read More


August 09 2022 Boy punched and thrown from bike in Downend

Boy punched and thrown from bike in Downend

POLICE are trying to trace a teenager who threw another boy from his bike, punched and tried to rob him... Read More


August 08 2022 Speedwell flat shut by police after drug dealing, fighting and racist language complaints

Speedwell flat shut by police after drug dealing, fighting and racist language complaints

POLICE have won a court order to shut a flat in Speedwell after complaints of " racially-aggravated language, drug dealing and fighting"... Read More


July 28 2022 Tributes to museum and church organist Vernon Hendy

Tributes to museum and church organist Vernon Hendy

TRIBUTES have been paid to the organist whose "sensitive and lovely" playing entertained visitors to Fishponds' Glenside Hospital Museum... Read More


July 28 2022 Bus passengers warned more cuts to services are on the way

Bus passengers warned more cuts to services are on the way

BUS passengers are being warned that services face a second round of cuts in the autumn, when the withdrawal of government funding pushes them over a "cliff edge"... Read More


July 28 2022 Eastville rogue landlord fined and told to pay tenant compensation

Eastville rogue landlord fined and told to pay tenant compensation

AN Eastville man has been ordered to pay compensation to a tenant he illegally evicted after they complained about the poor state of a flat... Read More


July 27 2022 Hit and run driver 'deliberately drove' at e-scooter rider in Fishponds

Hit and run driver 'deliberately drove' at e-scooter rider in Fishponds

A TEENAGER was taken to hospital with serious injuries after being knocked off an e-scooter by a car in Fishponds... Read More


July 24 2022 Owner 'shattered' after cat is shot with air gun

Owner 'shattered' after cat is shot with air gun

A CAT owner who has seen two pets shot and a third poisoned is appealing for help to find the culprits... Read More


July 23 2022 Award for Nadia's passion and commitment to improving lives of refugees and new arrivals

Award for Nadia's passion and commitment to improving lives of refugees and new arrivals

AN educator's tireless work to help children who have newly arrived in the UK has won her a national award. .. Read More


July 22 2022 Bristol's Galleries shopping centre to be demolished and redeveloped

Bristol's Galleries shopping centre to be demolished and redeveloped

BRISTOL'S city centre will undergo another major transformation when the Galleries shopping centre is shut, demolished and redeveloped... Read More