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May 31 2019 Councillor reselected as Bristol party leader

Councillor reselected as Bristol party leader

Knowle councillor Gary Hopkins has been re-elected as the leader of the Bristol Liberal Democrats... Read More


May 31 2019 Fly-tipping is ‘putting people off’ Slopes

Fly-tipping is ‘putting people off’ Slopes

Fly-tipping and litter have been identified as the biggest problems for the Northern Slopes, the results of a local survey have revealed... Read More


May 31 2019 Power plant is rejected, but nursery says ‘fight is not over’

Power plant is rejected, but nursery says ‘fight is not over’

A local nursery has breathed a sigh of relief ... for now ... after plans to build a power plant near the school were rejected... Read More


May 31 2019 A Tale of Two Marathons ... cross-Channel challenge sees friends raise £7k for charity

A Tale of Two Marathons ... cross-Channel challenge sees friends raise £7k for charity

Just running one marathon is a challenge, but three friends – two of whom live in South Bristol – have raised thousands of pounds for causes close to their hearts after completing two, in two weeks... Read More


May 31 2019 Work starts this autumn to revive churchyard

Work starts this autumn to revive churchyard

A Southville church is teaming up with university students to transform its churchyard into a positive and welcoming space for the local community... Read More


May 31 2019 Centre closure leaves groups ‘high and dry’

Centre closure leaves groups ‘high and dry’

People from the blind and visually impaired community say that they are being ‘left out in the cold’ after a Bedminster centre, which has been in use for over 25 years, closes its doors to the public... Read More


May 31 2019 Decision to block billboard appealed

Decision to block billboard appealed

A decision to refuse a digital advertising screen in Bedminster has been appealed by the applicants... Read More


May 31 2019 Greta Thunberg comes to North Street

Greta Thunberg comes to North Street

Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish environmentalist, has come to North Street... Read More


May 13 2019 Investigations underway after reports of air gun shootings in South Bristol

Investigations underway after reports of air gun shootings in South Bristol

A shop and several cars were targeted in a reported air gun shooting in Wells Road... Read More


May 11 2019 Review: Matilda the Musical at Bristol Hippodrome

Review: Matilda the Musical at Bristol Hippodrome

Dennis Kelly's musical adaption of Roald Dahl's Matilda has received rave reviews, so when it was announced that the production was coming to Bristol's Hippodrome, South Bristol Voice's Ruth Drury couldn't wait to get a (chocolatey!) slice of the action ... .. Read More