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March 01 2013

Bus fare campaigner to 'keep up pressure'

A petition has acquired over 3,500 signatures to reduce bus fares, but Bristol City councillors are yet to debate the issue. The campaign, Make Fares Fair, was set up by 33-year-old graphic designer Daniel Farr... Read More


February 01 2013

Support for call to save city PCSOs

Bishopston’s councillors are backing a bid to save 32 of the city’s police community support officers... Read More


February 01 2013

February 01 2013 Campaigners say fight goes on to oppose supermarket

Campaigners say fight goes on to oppose supermarket

The fight is not yet over for a local campaign group, as they call for a re-assessment on the decision made on proposals for a new supermarket... Read More


February 01 2013 Behind the scenes at the North Baths site

Behind the scenes at the North Baths site

Despite the recent plunge in temperatures, work has continued to progress at the Bristol North Baths site, as Bishopstonvoice found out on a tour behind the scenes at the development... Read More


February 01 2013

Gloucester Road traders urged to sign up to online link

A Facebook page has been set up by a local shop owner for the Gloucester Road community... Read More


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