Fishponds Voice News

February 02 2020 Hillfields housing plans to take next step

Hillfields housing plans to take next step

A COMPETITION to choose designs for a housing project at Hillfields Hub will be launched later this month... Read More


February 01 2020 Extra GP appointments as NHS feels the winter pressure

Extra GP appointments as NHS feels the winter pressure

GP surgeries are providing extra appointments as the NHS tries to cope with increased levels of illness over the winter... Read More


February 01 2020 How old plastic bags from a supermarket are being turned into oil

How old plastic bags from a supermarket are being turned into oil

A PROJECT to turn plastic bags, cling film, sweet wrappers and pet food pouches collected at a supermarket into oil has had an "overwhelming response" from shoppers... Read More


February 01 2020 Trees face chop for new path and cycleway

Trees face chop for new path and cycleway

MORE than 20 trees next to one of Bristol's busiest roads are set to be chopped down to make way for a new cycleway and footpath. .. Read More


February 01 2020 Daytime train cuts are 'crazy', say rail campaigners

Daytime train cuts are 'crazy', say rail campaigners

RAIL campaigners say cuts to daytime services at Bristol stations are "crazy" as the city tries to tackle gridlock on the roads... Read More


February 01 2020 Coffee shop at church aims to bring community closer together

Coffee shop at church aims to bring community closer together

RESIDENTS living in Crofts End Road in Speedwell have welcomed the arrival of their very own coffee shop... Read More


January 31 2020 New group will help Fishponds work towards zero carbon economy

New group will help Fishponds work towards zero carbon economy

A GROUP has been set up aimed at encouraging people in Fishponds to work towards a zero-carbon lifestyle... Read More


January 31 2020 Women's choir seeks new members

Women's choir seeks new members

A MUSICAL director is on the look-out for new members to join an all-female barbershop choir after finding a new rehearsal base at Eastville... Read More


January 30 2020 Residents raise concerns over festival for Oldbury Court

Residents raise concerns over festival for Oldbury Court

RESIDENTS say they want assurances that a festival planned at a Fishponds beauty spot won't cause misery for people living nearby... Read More


January 30 2020 Council tax up to support 'no cuts' budget

Council tax up to support 'no cuts' budget

COUNCIL tax bills for Bristol City Council services are set to rise by more than £60 for the average resident in April. .. Read More