Fishponds Voice News

May 12 2020 More than 200 people have now died with coronavirus at Bristol hospitals

More than 200 people have now died with coronavirus at Bristol hospitals

MORE than 200 people have now died with coronavirus at Bristol hospitals... Read More


May 12 2020 Fire in outbuilding at Frenchay home

Fire in outbuilding at Frenchay home

A SHED was gutted in a fire at a house in Frenchay... Read More


May 12 2020 'I couldn’t be more proud to be a nurse' - International Nurses Day recognises vital work

'I couldn’t be more proud to be a nurse' - International Nurses Day recognises vital work

THREE nurses working have spoken of the vital work they do to mark International Nurses Day today... Read More


May 11 2020 Reports of speeding drivers soar - but traffic police face 'unacceptable hostility, abuse and obstruction'

Reports of speeding drivers soar - but traffic police face 'unacceptable hostility, abuse and obstruction'

POLICE are increasing traffic patrols and encouraging people to report speeding drivers after a “dramatic increase” in the number of people breaking limits... Read More


May 07 2020 Bristol Bridge could be closed to cars to encourage the 'right' travel habits after lockdown

Bristol Bridge could be closed to cars to encourage the 'right' travel habits after lockdown

BRISTOL's oldest bridge could be closed to private cars under pedestrianisation plans... Read More


May 07 2020 Help choose the design for new homes in Hillfields

Help choose the design for new homes in Hillfields

HILLFIELDS residents are being invited to help choose architects to build new homes for the community. .. Read More


May 07 2020 NHS announces bank holiday weekend opening arrangements for surgeries and minor injuries units

NHS announces bank holiday weekend opening arrangements for surgeries and minor injuries units

THE NHS in Bristol and South Gloucestershire has assured people that they will still be able to get help should they need it over the bank holiday weekend. .. Read More


May 06 2020 Row over police commissioner's £39,000 deputy role for 'friend'

Row over police commissioner's £39,000 deputy role for 'friend'

THE area’s police and crime commissioner has defended appointing a “friend” and candidate to take over her role as her £39,000-a-year deputy... Read More


May 05 2020 Coronavirus is causing 1 in 3 deaths in Bristol, with care homes on front line

Coronavirus is causing 1 in 3 deaths in Bristol, with care homes on front line

ALMOST one in every three deaths in Bristol was due to coronavirus, in the latest weekly figures released today... Read More


May 05 2020 Call to transfer all coronavirus patients to Bristol Nightingale hospital

Call to transfer all coronavirus patients to Bristol Nightingale hospital

CALLS have been made for all coronavirus patients in Bristol to be taken to the new Nightingale hospital so the city’s main hospitals can get back to treating other people... Read More