Fishponds Voice News

March 05 2019

Floodlit spire is all thanks to Vera

VOICE readers have probably noticed the stunning floodlit spire at Holy Trinity Church in Stapleton, but how many know the fascinating story behind it?.. Read More


March 05 2019

Singer Carolyn links with The Zoyboyz

A FAMILIAR face on the local music scene is getting the seal of approval from clubs with her first collaboration with Bristol's The Zoyboyz... Read More


March 05 2019

Magic of map making

YOUNGSTERS at Chester Park Junior School flexed their team skills when they worked on a joint history and geography project... Read More


March 05 2019

Parents: Critical Ofsted report 'ignores strengths of pre-school'

PARENTS have rallied to the defence of a Stapleton 'outdoor led' pre-school which received an Ofsted report accusing staff of putting children's safety at risk... Read More


March 05 2019

When Harry (and Meghan) met Martin

IT'S not every day you get the chance to rub shoulders with royalty but one Downend man was lucky enough to meet both Harry and Meghan when the couple visited Bristol recently... Read More


March 05 2019

Millions more bus journeys in Bristol

BUS travel in Bristol is booming, as a passenger campaign calling for public control of services gathers pace... Read More


March 05 2019

Dancer Anton hands over social care award

TV DANCE star Anton du Beke was on hand to present a trophy to a local employer in what is being dubbed the Oscars of the adult social care sector... Read More


January 29 2019 Outcry from parents as Ofsted says Steiner Academy is failing

Outcry from parents as Ofsted says Steiner Academy is failing

A LEGAL battle is being launched by a Fishponds school over an inspection report that found it to be inadequate in all areas... Read More


January 29 2019

Arson on No 49

BUS operator First is working with police to try and identify vandals who set fire to a number 49 bus which had just passed through Fishponds... Read More


January 29 2019

First says sorry for bus stop screen faults

BUS operator First has apologised after major glitches caused the real-time information at Bristol bus stops to show “fictitious” places and wrong details... Read More