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March 01 2019

Mayor says charging would hit the poorest

BRISTOL will get its first glimpse of a clean air plan for the city in March – and it is unlikely to feature congestion charges. .. Read More


March 01 2019 Tribute to a South Bristol stalwart

Obituary of Christine Lillington

CHRIS Lillington, a volunteer administrator of the unique University of Withywood, has died aged 83. She represents a rare generation who lived all their life in one parish. With her husband, Michael, she gave much to the community of South Bristol. .. Read More


March 01 2019 Cleve House pupils celebrate Chinese New Year

Cleve House pupils celebrate Chinese New Year in Knowle

AN AFTERNOON of celebration including a traditional lion dance marked Chinese New Year for the pupils of Cleve House school in Knowle as part of the school's drive to expose children to different cultures. .. Read More


February 01 2019 Blind community protest at closure of centre by RNIB

Purpose-built centre in Bedminster was built for millions, but sold for under £700,000

ANGRY members of the blind and visually impaired community confronted charity bosses over the loss of a Bedminster centre which they say will be a loss to the whole of Bristol when it closes in May. .. Read More


February 01 2019 Students win backing for their D of E adventures

More challenging expeditions for students at Bridge Learning

STAFF and students at Bridge Learning Campus are celebrating after winning a grant of £3,234 from the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) Diamond fund. .. Read More


February 01 2019 Team GB high jumper visits  Oasis Academy Brislington

Welsh high jump champion challenges pupils

STUDENTS at Oasis Academy Brislington had their abilities stretched when they took part in a fun circuits challenge with Robert Mitchell, the current Welsh record holder in high jump at 2m and 25cm... Read More


February 01 2019 South Bristol man put his diabetes on hold thanks to support

South Bristol man put his diabetes on hold thanks to local support group

THE FOUNDER of a diabetes support group in south Bristol has put his own Type 2 diabetes in remission, thanks in large part to the help it has offered him. .. Read More


December 24 2018

South Bristol businesses rally round to make Christmas special

Hampers for two families who are used to giving but not receiving.. Read More


December 21 2018 First look at Ashton Vale new homes proposed as part of stadium redevelopment

First look at Ashton Vale new homes proposed as part of stadium redevelopment at Ashton Gate

ASHTON Gate stadium could become the focus of a new enterprise zone for South West Bristol if ambitious plans for a basketball stadium, hotels and conference centre come off. .. Read More


December 21 2018 South Bristol shows it's got talent

South Bristol shows it's got talent at concert in aid of Perretts Park

THIS evening of entertainment is the equivalent of “South Bristol’s Got Talent”, quipped organiser Kevin Lindegaard, and how right he was. Who knew there was such a variety of first-first-rate entertainers on our doorstep? .. Read More