Fishponds Voice News

September 01 2020 Phone friend is a lifeline for Fishponds care home resident

Phone friend is a lifeline for Fishponds care home resident

A RESIDENT of a Fishponds sheltered housing scheme has met up with the friend he made over the phone as part of a scheme to fight loneliness... Read More


September 01 2020 NHS staff thank restaurant workers for free lockdown meals

NHS staff thank restaurant workers for free lockdown meals

NHS staff at Blackberry Hill Hospital and Frenchay Brain Injury Rehabilitation Centre were among those who were given free hot meals in lockdown. .. Read More


September 01 2020 COVID-19 testing station for East Bristol set up as mayor warns of steady rise in cases

COVID-19 testing station for East Bristol set up as mayor warns of steady rise in cases

A COVID-19 testing station for East Bristol is being set up... Read More


September 01 2020 Art campaign gives Parys a platform to show her work in her home city

Art campaign gives Parys a platform to show her work in her home city

AN artist from Stapleton has seen her work displayed across Bristol through the summer... Read More


August 29 2020 Lottery jackpot win for Fishponds residents

Lottery jackpot win for Fishponds residents

THREE Fishponds neighbours are in the money after winning a lottery jackpot... Read More


August 20 2020

GCSE successes after a year of turmoil

HEAD teachers have praised the hard work and perseverance of GCSE candidates who received their results after an "incredibly challenging" year... Read More


August 20 2020 Motorcyclist suffers 'life-changing' injuries in collision on Downend Road

Motorcyclist suffers 'life-changing' injuries in collision on Downend Road

A man has been taken to hospital with 'life-changing' injuries after a crash this morning involving a motorbike and a car in Downend Road, by the junction with Stanbury Avenue... Read More


August 13 2020 A-level students look to future after year of coronavirus disruption

A-level students look to future after year of coronavirus disruption

A-LEVEL students are preparing to take their next steps into higher education, apprenticeships or work after their final year was disrupted by the coronavirus crisis... Read More


August 13 2020 Driver conned in Eastville Tesco parking ticket scam

Driver conned in Eastville Tesco parking ticket scam

A PENSIONER in his 80s was conned by a man who told him he had been given a parking ticket in a Tesco car park... Read More


July 30 2020 New 7-storey block of flats planned for Fishponds Road garage site

New 7-storey block of flats planned for Fishponds Road garage site

A NEW seven-storey block of flats could be built at a landmark site at one of Fishponds' busiest junctions... Read More