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September 05 2013

Appeal to trace prosthetic eye stolen in burglary

Can you help us find a prosthetic eye and other property stolen in a burglary in Downend?.. Read More


September 04 2013

Bristol Home Food & Drink Festival

The Bristol Home, Food & Drink Festival, now in its third year, will play host to TV chef Martin Blunos at the mammoth, purpose-built UWE Exhibition & Conference Centre in Frenchay, Bristol on 26-27th October 2013... Read More


August 29 2013

Downend Folk House enrolment

Enrolment for courses at Downend Folk House.. Read More


August 28 2013

Dog walkers — take up the pledge and help keep our streets clean and safe

WEAR the Green Arm Band – that’s the plea to dog owners who care about protecting our children’s health and keeping our streets and parks clean... Read More


August 28 2013

Warning after blaze at flat

FIREFIGHTERS have issued a safety warning after a toaster caused a blaze in a flat at an elderly people;s housing complex in Downend... Read More


August 28 2013

Rapid response

QUICK action by residents and South Gloucestershire Council prevented damage to protected trees off Cleeve Hill last month... Read More


August 28 2013

‘Bonkers’ rules over parking are dropped

MORE parking spaces will be required on new housing developments in South Gloucestershire following an overhaul of ‘bonkers’ planning rules... Read More


August 28 2013

Lesley Pearse at Sainsbury’s Emersons Green

SHOPPERS at Sainsbury’s Emersons Green had a treat when they were greeted by best-selling author Lesley Pearse... Read More


August 28 2013

Run for the Future saved my life

A RETIRED engineer from Downend who was diagnosed with prostate cancer after having a free PSA blood test at a Bristol charity event is urging men not to ignore the warning signs... Read More


August 28 2013

Lochs are key to holiday success for club

MEMBERS of St Augustine’s Not so Young Club in Downend are setting their sights on new horizons after the success of their first coach holiday... Read More