Fishponds Voice News

June 05 2016

Day nursery improves its Ofsted rating

MAMA Bear’s Day Nursery in Soundwell has improved its Ofsted rating to Good, which means it can now offer free places for eligible two-year-olds... Read More


June 05 2016

M32 project lands £10,000 Tesco grant

A PROJECT to regenerate the area under the M32 at Eastville has won a £10,000 grant from Tesco... Read More


June 05 2016

Huge interest in shared ownership houses

COMPETITION was intense for four new shared ownership homes on the former St Matthias College site in Fishponds... Read More


June 05 2016

Calling all carers - we’re here to help

A FISHPONDS-based charity is encouraging people to get in touch as part of Carers Week which runs from June 6-12... Read More


June 05 2016

Deanery Dash brings in cash for choristers

CHORISTERS from Frenchay Parish Church came up with a novel way to raise funds for new choir robes... Read More


June 05 2016

Festival of Collecting in Fishponds marks royal birthday

YOU can meet Dave and see some of the light bulbs from his collection at a special event he has organised to mark the Queen’s 90th birthday... Read More


June 05 2016

Link with lawyers proves the case for supporting students

STUDENTS at Bristol Metropolitan Academy are benefiting from the school’s strong partnership with the law firm DAC Beachcroft... Read More


June 05 2016

Life sentence for Melanie murderer

A FISHPONDS man who sexually assaulted and stabbed a girl to death 32 years ago has been given a life sentence... Read More


June 05 2016

Make Sunday Special is coming to Fishponds!

SCHOOLCHILDREN are being asked to bring their artistic skills to the table and design a logo for a Make Sunday Special event in Fishponds... Read More


June 05 2016

Poor parking blocks drive of disabled man

AN EASTVILLE school has renewed its plea for traffic calming measures after it emerged parents have been blocking the entrance to the home of a severely disabled man... Read More