Fishponds Voice News

October 23 2020 More than 50 cars vandalised in one night in Fishponds

More than 50 cars vandalised in one night in Fishponds

POLICE say at least 59 cars in Fishponds had their tyres slashed in a 90-minute rampage by vandals... Read More


October 13 2020 Year group self-isolating after COVID-19 case confirmed at junior school

Year group self-isolating after COVID-19 case confirmed at junior school

CHILDREN in a year group at a Fishponds junior school have been told to stay at home and self-isolate after a positive case of COVID-19... Read More


October 12 2020 Smuggled guns seized in Fishponds as plot to sell them to criminals foiled by police

Smuggled guns seized in Fishponds as plot to sell them to criminals foiled by police

THREE men from Fishponds were part of a plot to smuggle handguns and ammunition into the UK for criminals to use... Read More


October 08 2020 Scrap the 10pm coronavirus curfew, says Bristol mayor

Scrap the 10pm coronavirus curfew, says Bristol mayor

BRISTOL Mayor Marvin Rees is demanding the Government scraps the 10pm curfew, saying that it is helping to spread coronavirus and causing brawls on the streets... Read More


October 05 2020 Police need information about last days of Fishponds man whose body was found by dog walker

Police need information about last days of Fishponds man whose body was found by dog walker

DETECTIVES are appealing for information about the last movements of a man living in Fishponds whose body was found by a dog walker in Avonmouth... Read More


October 04 2020 Council sports pitch review puts Eastville Park bowls club future in doubt

Council sports pitch review puts Eastville Park bowls club future in doubt

THE future of Eastville Park's bowls club has been thrown into doubt after a city council report said it would consider using it for non-sports purposes... Read More


October 02 2020 Questions raised over social media monitoring scheme to track mentions of mayor and council

Questions raised over social media monitoring scheme to track mentions of mayor and council

OPPOSITION councillors have questioned whether Bristol City Council’s contract with a firm that uses “big data software” to live-monitor social and online conversations needed authorisation... Read More


October 02 2020 Lottery win for Fishponds neighbours

Lottery win for Fishponds neighbours

FOUR neighbours are celebrating after winning a lottery windfall... Read More


October 02 2020 How to have your say on new Eastville Park play equipment

How to have your say on new Eastville Park play equipment

CHILDREN and parents are being urged to say what new equipment they would like to see built in the play area at Eastville Park... Read More


October 02 2020 Surge in catalytic converter thefts as organised gangs strike in daylight

Surge in catalytic converter thefts as organised gangs strike in daylight

ORGANISED crime gangs are behind a surge in daylight thefts of catalytic converters from cars which has shocked Avon and Somerset police's chief constable... Read More