Fishponds Voice News

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


May 04 2020 Socially-distanced bus with taped-off seats goes on trial on Bristol route

Socially-distanced bus with taped-off seats goes on trial on Bristol route

BRISTOL bus operator First has started trial runs of a new socially-distanced seating arrangement... Read More


May 04 2020 Coronavirus claims 13 lives in Fishponds area, latest figures show

Coronavirus claims 13 lives in Fishponds area, latest figures show

THIRTEEN people in Fishponds and the surrounding neighbourhoods have died after contracting coronavirus, according to the latest official figures... Read More


May 01 2020 Coronavirus lockdown has almost halved level of air pollution in Bristol

Coronavirus lockdown has almost halved level of air pollution in Bristol

AIR pollution in Bristol has fallen by half during the coronavirus lockdown, according to new figures released by the city council... Read More


May 01 2020 Cigarettes and cash stolen in Tesco burglary

Cigarettes and cash stolen in Tesco burglary

BURGLARS who broke in to the Tesco Metro in Staple Hill in the early hours of today took cash and cigarettes... Read More


April 30 2020 Stash of stolen bikes recovered by police

Stash of stolen bikes recovered by police

POLICE are trying to trace the owners of six stolen bikes they have found in raids on homes in Staple Hill and Fishponds... Read More