Fishponds Voice News

October 30 2019 £150,000 won for Hillfields Community Hub transformation

£150,000 won for Hillfields Community Hub transformation

A PROJECT to transform the Hillfields Community Hub has taken a big step forward with the award of £150,000 in funding... Read More


October 29 2019 Toast ban leaves hospital patients facing dialysis without breakfast

Toast ban leaves hospital patients facing dialysis without breakfast

DIALYSIS patients using life-saving equipment at Cossham Hospital for up to five hours at a time have spoken out after being told they could no longer have breakfast... Read More


October 29 2019 Diesel ban for centre and charging zone could be in place by 2021

Diesel ban for centre and charging zone could be in place by 2021

BRISTOL is set to become the first city in the UK to ban all diesel vehicles from part of the city centre... Read More


October 28 2019 Families march to save Fishponds school

Families march to save Fishponds school

MORE than 100 parents and children marched through Bristol to call on the government to save a Fishponds school... Read More


October 28 2019 End of an era at Straits Parade as Jane and Geoff move on

End of an era at Straits Parade as Jane and Geoff move on

A COUPLE say they will miss the Fishponds community when they close the shop they've been running for more than 20 years... Read More


October 25 2019 Tributes paid as former Frome Vale councillor Mike Langley dies, aged 73

Tributes paid as former Frome Vale councillor Mike Langley dies, aged 73

TRIBUTES have been paid to former Frome Vale councillor Mike Langley who died on October 17 at the age of 73... Read More


October 25 2019 Owner of fire-hit Strachan and Henshaw block faces safety charges

Owner of fire-hit Strachan and Henshaw block faces safety charges

THE owner of the former Strachan & Henshaw factory in Speedwell has appeared in court to face fire safety charges over a blaze last year... Read More


October 25 2019 Candlelit vigil for planet at Fishponds Park

Candlelit vigil for planet at Fishponds Park

AROUND 100 people gathered in Fishponds Park with their children and pets for a candlelit vigil to celebrate the planet and discuss climate change. .. Read More


October 10 2019 Fishponds man charged with modern slavery offences after car wash investigation

Fishponds man charged with modern slavery offences after car wash investigation

POLICE have charged a man living in Fishponds with 12 offences relating to human trafficking... Read More


October 08 2019 You can help this eco-friendly way of feeding Bristol to grow

You can help this eco-friendly way of feeding Bristol to grow

A FARM which grows food in Bristol for Bristol people to eat is looking for more volunteers... Read More