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August 27 2020

New Red Lion revamp set for approval

How the front of the Red Lion would look from Broad Street if the new plans are approved... Read More


August 27 2020

Woody the pebbles snake to be preserved

Addy, Emma, Wade and Jakub Touzalin and councillors James Griffith and Ben Burton with Woody the COVID-19 snake in Buckingham Place.. Read More


August 27 2020

Page Park photo winner has pride of place

Photo competition winner Philip Powell, of Downend, is presented with a copy of the calendar and a voucher for the Bean Tree Cafe by Friends of Page Park members Steph Purser, William and Catalina Lee and Lesley Moore.. Read More





August 27 2020

Matthew sets off on gruelling charity ride

Matthew Budd (right) and his friend Ben Watterson, who has lived with a brain tumour for seven years.. Read More



August 27 2020

Reunion to mark 40 years since African expedition

Kevin Brewer with a carved wooden doll, fishbone necklace and Maasai spear he bought when the group met the Maasai in Kenya.. Read More


August 27 2020

Virtual ceremony honours VJ Day anniversary

Councillor and RAF veteran Michael Bell, Mangotsfield Residents association chairman Clive Heath, MRA secretary Chris Amos and vicar of St James Teresa Taylor stand as trumpeter Euton Peters plays the Last Post... Read More