Fishponds Voice News

May 10 2016

New members sought for playgroup

NEW members are being sought for a long-standing playgroup which meets each week in Fishponds... Read More


May 10 2016

Anna takes on challenging ride to raise money for Samaritans charity

STUDENT Anna Skinner, from Fishponds, is preparing for a cycle ride from Leeds to Prague next month to raise money for the Samaritans. .. Read More


May 10 2016

Church appeal is tall order

FUNDRAISERS in Stapleton will find out next month if their application for a £100,000 grant from the Listed Places of Worship Roof Repair Fund has been successful... Read More


May 10 2016

Making Some Noise for children’s charity Jessie May

CHILDREN’S charity Jessie May has received a donation of £42,000 from a campaign which has been running on a local radio station.. Read More


May 10 2016

Voice helps spread word on coping with epilepsy

FISHPONDS Voice publisher Gary Brindle has handed over books to support youngsters from Barley Close Primary School who may have family members with epilepsy... Read More


May 10 2016

FishFest set to return in October this year

FISHFEST will return later in 2016 with a series of mini events across Fishponds... Read More


May 10 2016

Making music at BBA

YEAR 7 students at Bristol Brunel Academy hit the right note when were involved in a two day project building digital musical instruments from cardboard, plastic cups and tin foil... Read More


May 10 2016

Learning about the devastation of the Chernobyl disaster

STUDENTS from all year groups at King’s Oak Academy gathered on the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster to hear first hand of the devastation caused by the world's worst nuclear accident... Read More


May 10 2016

UWE climbs 24 places after student opinion poll

UWE has climbed 24 places in the 2016 Whatuni Student Choice Awards, rising above the universities of Cambridge (46) and Oxford (50) to rank 44th out of 125 of the UK’s top universities, the only league table to be based solely on student opinion... Read More


May 10 2016

Slope off and try some Nordic walking

THIS group of people, accompanied by Bristol mayor George Ferguson, may look like they’re looking for the nearest ski slope but in fact they are taking part in the latest craze - Nordic walking... Read More