Downend Voice News Home Page

Extra cash agreed to speed up ring road repairs

Jun 28 2017

Funding to allow repairs to the Bromley Heath viaduct to be completed in 33 weeks rather than a year has been agreed at the eleventh hour.... Read More

Do you love reading?

Jun 23 2017

DO you love reading? Would you like to connect with others in your community and share your love of reading with them? ... Read More

Talk marks 50 years since the Six Day War

Jun 23 2017

NEARLY 60 locals attended a talk in Downend last month outlining the significance of the 50th anniversary of the City of Jerusalem returning to Israeli ownership, for the first time since the Roman General Titus destroyed and plundered the city in AD 70. ... Read More

Join the awesome Animal Agents

Jun 23 2017

Join the awesome Animal Agents sleuthing their way into a library near you this summer ... Read More

Holiday Bible Club will have Seaside Rock theme

Jun 23 2017

OH we do like to be beside the seaside - or, at least, the next best thing, at Downend Baptist Church. ... Read More

Didn't they have a lovely time?

Jun 23 2017

A TRIP to Wales was this year’s annual outing for the Mothers’ Union & friends from Christ Church Downend. Forty-nine women, and, yes, men, took a coach to Cardiff Bay and LlancaiachFawr Manor for a day of sightseeing and enjoying good company. ... Read More

Downend Folk Club Preview July 2017

Jun 23 2017

Next at Downend Folk Club: Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar (with support from Leon Gormley) Friday 21st July 2017, Frenchay Village Hall After the success of June’s India Electric Co. concert, this month’s Downend Folk Club event sees another favourite returning for a second helping.... Read More

Witness appeal over Downend robbery

Jun 23 2017

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Downend. ... Read More

Downend Folk Club Review July 2017

Jun 23 2017

India Electric Company - Downend Folk Club Were you ever warned of bookish boys? Nerds brandishing words as weapons?... Read More

Have a say on health strategy

Jun 23 2017

CONSULTATION has begun on new strategy to improve the health of everyone living and working in South Gloucestershire. ... Read More