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September 30 2016

Austerity is a false economy - discuss!

To say it’s a challenging time for local authorities up and down the country is putting it mildly.. Read More


September 30 2016

October Bishopston Mum

I want to start this month's column by giving a special shout-out of congratulations to students at Fairfield High School regarding their recent fantastic set of GCSE results! .. Read More


August 26 2016

On The Beat September: We're taking action on nuisance beggars

The good weather is finally here and while you’re probably out enjoying picnics and playing on Horfield common or in St Andrew’s Park we would like to remind you to secure your home if you are out and about or away on holiday... Read More


August 26 2016

September: Vineyard news

Late summer is the first time in the year when we can see what sort of harvest we can expect... Read More


August 26 2016

Mayor Column September:In 100 days, we’ve pointed to a more inclusive city

A lot can happen in 100 days. It’s been about that long since I was elected .. Read More


August 26 2016

Vet Advice: Back to school and work, how to leave your dog

After the long summer break many of our dogs will have enjoyed our company far more than usual and for those who have taken on a puppy in the summer this may be the first time your pup will have been left as you go back to your normal work routines... Read More


September 25 2015

October: Police update

Recently we joined our partners from the fire brigade to see how easily (or not) they could move around some of the tighter roads on the beat... Read More


September 25 2015

October: Through the Grapevine

Although the harvest is set to be around two weeks later than last year everything is still plodding along nicely in the vineyard... Read More


August 28 2015

September: Inside Story

September already, and it’s back to school for students of all ages. For many undergraduates, that means ditching the familiarity of their teenage bedrooms for dingy digs painted (and I’d put money on this!) magnolia with white gloss woodwork... Read More


August 28 2015

September: Wildlife Watch

Can it really be time to think about September already? Writing this in early August, about to go on holiday, it feels as though the year is racing away from me. .. Read More