Fishponds Voice News

August 01 2019 Generosity of friends and strangers lifts mechanic who lost business in Strachan & Henshaw fire

Generosity of friends and strangers lifts mechanic who lost business in Strachan & Henshaw fire

A MECHANIC who was left without a livelihood when his business was destroyed says he has been touched by the generosity of both friends and strangers... Read More


August 01 2019 New clean-up teams as council says it is losing the war on graffiti

New clean-up teams as council says it is losing the war on graffiti

THE city council is to set up new clean-up teams after an official admitted it was “losing the fight” against tagging and graffiti... Read More


August 01 2019 Cossham Hospital's Birth Centre to reopen a year after closing

Cossham Hospital's Birth Centre to reopen a year after closing

A MUM who gave birth to her three children at Cossham Hospital's midwife-led centre has welcomed the news it will be business as usual from the autumn... Read More


July 31 2019 McDonald's chief responds to Edie's war on plastic

McDonald's chief responds to Edie's war on plastic

A SCHOOLGIRL lobbying fast-food giant McDonald's to remove plastic toys from their Happy Meals has been contacted by the CEO of the company... Read More


July 31 2019 Shahan hopes course of true love will run through his website

Shahan hopes course of true love will run through his website

A FISHPONDS man has launched a website dedicated to finding his true love... Read More


July 30 2019 Burst main leaves thousands without water and closes busy road for days

Burst main leaves thousands without water and closes busy road for days

A STREET was flooded and thousands of homes left without water after one of Bristol's biggest underground mains burst... Read More


July 23 2019 Library hosts display of Fishponds Academy art

Library hosts display of Fishponds Academy art

CREATIVE youngsters at Fishponds Academy had the idea place to show off their artwork – the Old Library. .. Read More


July 17 2019 Man beaten and threatened with knife in cycle path robbery

Man beaten and threatened with knife in cycle path robbery

A MAN was beaten and threatened with a knife as he was mugged on the Bristol and Bath Railway Path... Read More


July 15 2019 Man taken to hospital after being pulled from water at Snuff Mills

Man taken to hospital after being pulled from water at Snuff Mills

A MAN was taken to hospital after being pulled from the water at Snuff Mills... Read More


July 10 2019 Firefighters called after hot air balloon gets stuck on rugby posts

Firefighters called after hot air balloon gets stuck on rugby posts

Firefighters were called in after a hot air balloon canopy got stuck on rugby posts in a park in Speedwell... Read More