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Another food project opens

ANOTHER project to help people who are struggling to feed themselves and their families has opened... Read More


Care home plans to be submitted to council

PLANS for a 60-bed care home off Cleeve Hill are set to be submitted to South Gloucestershire Council... Read More


Zebedee’s a Superstar Dog — and Wendy’s famous too!

WALKING the dogs takes Wendy Cattlin a lot longer these days – because she and her English springer spaniel Zebedee have become television stars... Read More


Families urged to take up chance to play ping pong

FAMILIES in Downend and surrounding areas are being encouraged to sample the sport of table tennis with a series of taster sessions... Read More


Resound develops support package for local families

A NEW package of help and support for parents and families is being launched this month at Resound in Mangotsfield,... Read More


Culinary whizz Conrad wins Bristol Young Chef of the Year

CONRAD Ross-Greenham, who goes to Bristol Metropolitan Academy in Fishponds, has won Bristol Young Chef of the Year... Read More


Summer wins backing to help achieve goal

SUMMER Artman, who was selected for the England netball squad at the age of 16, has won backing to help her achieve her ambitions... Read More


Green light for school

THE expansion of Mangotsfield Primary School on to a site on the other side of Emersons Green Lane has been given the go-ahead in spite of safety concerns... Read More


Tom’s Sunday Club

TOM Gray has had cancer of the throat and the pancreas but he does not let illness prevent him from helping others... Read More