People

Running 5k 'up Pomphrey' will give you a lift - you can put your shirt on it

Oct 27 2017

As parkrun, which holds friendly, free 5k weekly events including one in Mangotsfield, passes a milestone, writer Siân Harris gathers stories from fellow parkrunners on why they run ... Read More

Splash of Soul - how music of northern clubs captures hearts in east Bristol

Oct 27 2017

IT'S three o'clock on Sunday afternoon and the dance floor is starting to fill. The beat is unmistakable, or at least it is for people in the know. Because this is northern soul - and it's alive and kicking in the middle of Speedwell. ... Read More

Hollywood star - from Frenchay!

Oct 27 2017

THE Hollywood career of a local-born actor will feature in a new exhibition about Frenchay School, which was founded 175 years ago. ... Read More

Variety target is near

Oct 27 2017

FUNDRAISERS from in and around Downend are edging closer to their goal of collecting £18,000 to buy a minibus for underprivileged children. ... Read More

Were you a Ranger?Were you a Ranger?

Oct 27 2017

A GROUP is set to will mark its 50th anniversary with a reunion celebration.... Read More

Never too young (or too old) to eat cake for Macmillan

Oct 27 2017

CHILDREN, families and staff from Abacus Pre-School in Mangotsfield joined with their local church to raise money for cancer support charity Macmillan. ... Read More

Making a difference in Africa - without getting on a plane

Oct 27 2017

HAVE you ever felt helpless to make a difference to the lives of others in the world who are less well off than we are here in the west? ... Read More

Penny for this guy - John has just £240 to go ...

Oct 27 2017

CHARITY campaigner John Billitteri is on the home straight with his fundraising mission to collect one million pennies to help injured service men and women. ... Read More

First build your oven ... then bake enough pizza for 400 children

Oct 27 2017

BUDDING chefs from Barley Close Primary School in Mangotsfield have been putting their cooking skills to the test after getting their very own pizza oven. ... Read More

Students support orphans

Oct 27 2017

STUDENTS from Downend School are helping children out of poverty by ditching their uniforms for the day. ... Read More