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June 24 2019

Cow rescued after falling into slurry pit

FIREFIGHTERS spent almost three hours helping to rescue this cow, which fell into a slurry pit at a farm near Mangotsfield... Read More


June 24 2019

Education Secretary visits Blackhorse

EDUCATION Secretary Damian Hinds was in for a treat when he made his 100th school visit since taking on the role... Read More


June 24 2019

June 24 2019

Concerns grow over future of ambulance station

SOUNDWELL ambulance station could be under threat as part of a review aimed at improving South Western Ambulance Service’s performance... Read More


June 24 2019

Three cheers for us! Sports team shines on world stage

A LOCAL team are celebrating international success at the World Cheerleading Championships in Orlando, Florida... Read More


June 24 2019

‘Aspirational’ school is praised by Ofsted

A PREPARATORY school has been praised for its aspirational culture, rich curriculum and well-behaved pupils... Read More


June 24 2019

Reggae act is making waves

THE Voice has spoken to a headline act who recently took to the stage at two local events... Read More


June 24 2019

Sarah and Layla keep up epilepsy battle

A MUM who suffers with epilepsy has raised hundreds of pounds for good causes after weekly fundraising shifts at Downend Co-op... Read More


June 24 2019

BUST benefits

A TEAM of NHS workers has raised more than £2,700 for the Downend-based charity BUST after a colleague was diagnosed with breast cancer... Read More


June 24 2019

Achievement award for school

CHRIST Church Junior School has been recognised for its work with disadvantaged pupils... Read More