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March 02 2020

Barclays no longer banking on Bedminster

First opened in 1923, the closure of Barclays in East Street will leave the nearest available Barclays branches as either Clifton or Broadmead, with no branches in South Bristol at all... Read More


March 02 2020 Ashton Vale man’s wartime ‘great escapes’

Ashton Vale man’s wartime ‘great escapes’

When war broke out, Robert, who lived in Swiss Drive, Ashton Vale, was called to France with his unit, and in 1940 was fighting the advancing German troops when they found themselves surrounded and captured. .. Read More


March 02 2020 Paradise lost? Proposals for three-storey parking are 'backward step' - residents

Paradise lost? Proposals for three-storey parking are 'backward step' - residents

The small existing car park is a bit of a hidden spot with just 50 spaces, offering two hours free parking just behind the shops in East Street... Read More


March 02 2020 Barcan+Kirby launches fund to benefit local community groups in Bristol

Barcan+Kirby launches fund to benefit local community groups in Bristol

The Barcan+Kirby Community Fund is a new initiative launched this month to give groups and individuals working for the benefit of the communities in BS1, BS3, BS7, BS8, BS15 and BS35 a chance to be awarded financial support from the firm... Read More


March 02 2020 Small business adds to city eco credentials

Small business adds to city eco credentials

For Andy, the business is not just about the products. He also delivers as much as he can by bike or on foot to further reduce the carbon footprint... Read More


February 28 2020 Hits galore in story of songwriting legend

Hits galore in story of songwriting legend

The show really benefitted from the larger auditorium of the Bristol Hippodrome.. Read More


February 26 2020 Address to be searched after stabbing attacks on Wells Road

Address to be searched after stabbing attacks on Wells Road

A 37-year-old man remains in custody after being arrested by officers on Redcatch Road a short time later... Read More


January 31 2020 Update your wardrobe at fun event

Update your wardrobe at fun event

Fashion conscious south Bristolians who want to update their wardrobe without breaking the bank or costing the earth, are urged to attend a fun clothes swap event... Read More


January 31 2020 Quickfire chimp helps Sophie reach art final

Quickfire chimp helps Sophie reach art final

A Knowle artist, known for her exuberant animal portraits, is set to headline a popular Bristol art tournament this month after being crowned winner at a city-wide battle at the end of last year... Read More


January 31 2020 Pizzeria proves it’s top six in the UK

Pizzeria proves it’s top six in the UK

A highly popular and much-loved Knowle pizzeria is celebrating after being ranked one of the top six in the UK... Read More