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March 25 2019

Mad Hatter's Tea Party as Fay awaits delayed decision

THE outcome of Bristol City Council’s tender process has been delayed, the owner of the café concession in St Andrews Park has told The Voice. .. Read More


March 25 2019

'Help us - so we can keep on helping refugees'

Aid Box Community (ABC) has launched a £25,000 appeal towards new premises... Read More


March 25 2019

Lidl store already proving popular

A LONG-AWAITED supermarket has finally opened for business in Horfield... Read More


March 25 2019

Peacocks shop set for redevelopment

RESIDENTS have contacted a councillor over concerns for the future of a former shop on Gloucester Road... Read More


March 25 2019

100 more police 'a good first step'

An increase in the policing part of the council tax means the area’s Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens can recruit 100 new officers and invest in operations to focus on burglary, drugs and violent crime... Read More


March 25 2019

Teenager sentenced for series of robberies on cycle path

A 15-YEAR-OLD boy has admitted carrying out three robberies on the Bristol to Bath cycle path last summer... Read More


March 25 2019

Finally! City Hall throws out plastic cups and water bottles

Bristol City Council has taken a bold step in reducing single-use plastics and promoting sustainable alternatives, but campaigners say more is still to be done to meet the promises made last year in response to a petition to eliminate wasteful plastic across Bristol... Read More


March 25 2019

Green Councillors push Mayor to take action on fossil fuel funds

Green Councillors submitted a motion to the Full Council meeting on March 19 calling on Bristol’s Labour Mayor to meet with the head of Avon Pension Fund and discuss divestment of funds away from fossil fuel industries within five years... Read More


March 25 2019

Police hold week of action in bid to curb knife crime

A WEEK of action aimed at reducing the number of knives on the streets, and educating young people about the dangers of carrying a knife has been launched by Avon and Somerset Police... Read More


March 25 2019

Auction raises £7,000

St. Alban’s Church Hall in Westbury Park was transformed into an auction room, combined with bar and dining tables, on the night of March 2nd. .. Read More