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July 01 2020

Support and kindness in a crisis

The Resound foodbank in Mangotsfield saw demand for its service treble in lockdown, while many of its volunteers had to shield themselves. Coordinators Claire Collins and Steve Riches describe how a small army of supporters and donors rose to the challenge... Read More


July 01 2020

Army of volunteers making PPE for NHS

A volunteer at work in the Hack the Pandemic pop-up factory.. Read More


July 01 2020

Speeding drivers 'make my life a misery'

Tim Hockey at a stretch of the A4174 he says is increasingly plagued by speeding drivers .. Read More



July 01 2020

Luck’s in at Trident Close

People’s Postcode Lottery ambassador Danyl Johnson.. Read More




July 01 2020

The snakes that grew and grew

Emily and Poppy Weston with the Covid-19 snake they started in Johnsons Road, Emersons Green.. Read More