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February 01 2013 Head teacher urges parents to look beyond 'headline' figures

Head teacher urges parents to look beyond 'headline' figures

League tables for secondary schools are at best over-simplistic and at worst seriously misleading for parents, a Bristol head teacher has said... Read More


February 01 2013 Pictures: Volunteers host a wintery wassail

Pictures: Volunteers host a wintery wassail

Volunteers who tend an organic orchard joined a traditional celebration, raising a toast to the trees to ensure a good crop later this year... Read More


February 01 2013 Forecast is for fun at the May Fair

Forecast is for fun at the May Fair

Organisers are hoping for a sun-soaked rather than rain-sodden May Fair in 2013... Read More


February 01 2013 Stadium hosts 'Dash' for hospice

Stadium hosts 'Dash' for hospice

Fundraisers will be stepping up to support St Peter’s Hospice... Read More


February 01 2013 Kelvin Players pair up original production and Pinter

Kelvin Players pair up original production and Pinter

Bishopston’s Kelvin Players are taking to the stage this month to perform a double bill of two very different one-act plays... Read More


February 01 2013 Plea to repair tennis courts

Plea to repair tennis courts

Tennis players have called for improvements to be made to the courts at The Ardagh in Horfield, from new nets to resurfacing... Read More


February 01 2013 Work to St Andrew's Park entrances to improve safety

Work to St Andrew's Park entrances to improve safety

Work is due to start on entrances to a local park amid concerns about health and safety for visitors... Read More


February 01 2013 Help us to help more people, appeals One in Eight

Help us to help more people, appeals One in Eight

One in Eight is a grass-roots community project, established around 25 years ago by locals wanting to help the unemployed find work.. Read More


December 31 2012

Pool campaign gets new patron

An appeal to create a hydrotherapy pool at a Redland school has a new patron – Bristol West MP Stephen Williams... Read More


December 31 2012

Making plans to tackle icy streets

The city council may turn to traders along Gloucester Road to help keep parts of the busy shopping street clear in the event of snow... Read More