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Christmas Sing-long and mini pantomime

Dec 04 2017

Christmas Sing-long and mini pantomime... Read More

Downend traders promise goodies galore on elf trail

Nov 24 2017

Local businesses in Downend are participating in an Elf Trail which will take place on Saturday December 9, between 10am and 4pm. Join in the fun - bring the family along to hunt out Downend's very own mischievous little elves, and be in with a chance to win the top prize of £100, to spend in any of the local participating shops and businesses. ... Read More

Festive fun is all around

Nov 24 2017

IT'S the most wonderful time of the year - or so the song would have us believe. ... Read More

Thanks a million! Frankie hits fundraising target

Nov 24 2017

SINGER Frankie Johns has smashed his ambitious target to collect one million pennies for the charity Help for Heroes. ... Read More

Halfway there: viaduct works continue

Nov 24 2017

REPAIRS to the Bromley Heath Viaduct are continuing, with the work now more than midway through its 33-week accelerated programme. ... Read More

We must all pull together for our area

Nov 24 2017

The recent night of violence in Staple Hill where two people were stabbed has no doubt caused unease in the area. Labour councillors for Staple Hill, Shirley Potts and Ian Boulton, are among the many people who have been working relentlessly to ensure the area is a great place to live and work. Here, they tell readers that the community must continue to pull together and work with the police to send a clear message that anti-social behaviour and crime will not be tolerated... Read More

Porridge power! Bromley Heath is oat so generous

Nov 24 2017

NOW the cold weather is upon us, the idea of spending the day on the streets in winter obviously touched a nerve for many people in Bromley Heath. ... Read More

It would make my Christmas if I could get my precious rings back, says cancer survivor

Nov 24 2017

A MUM who beat cancer has launched an emotional appeal after thieves made off with her precious wedding and engagement rings. ... Read More

New choir leader

Nov 24 2017

STAPLE Hill Salvation Army has appointed Philip James as the new leader of its choir. ... Read More

One wedding and a hill

Nov 24 2017

“Dearly beloved, we are gathered today, in the site of Pomphrey Hill playing fields.” ... Read More