Pensioner wing-walks to raise £1,000

Dec 20 2017

A 73-year-old completed a daring 130mph wing-walk to raise money for Southmead Hospital Charity’s Prostate Cancer Care Appeal. ... Read More

Filton boy makes national table tennis team

Nov 22 2017

Thumbnail ImageTHIRTEEN-year-old Louis Price, from Filton, has been named as one of four Under 15s in the England table tennis squad for the 2017-2018 season.... Read More

Superheroes help charity link with store

Nov 15 2017

Thumbnail ImageSainsbury’s East Filton has officially launched a partnership with BRACE as its new Local Charity of the Year.... Read More

Anniversary party hits the right note

Nov 15 2017

Thumbnail ImageResidents at at Beaufort Grange in Cheswick had lots of fun celebrating 25 years of Barchester Healthcare, one of the biggest independent care home providers in the UK, last month. ... Read More

You can BE a FRIEND for elderly

Nov 15 2017

Age UK in South Glos is seeking 11 people from Filton to be part of their Befriending service.... Read More

Autumn fayre run by local women raises more than £3,000 for good causes

Nov 15 2017

On Saturday 14 October, two local residents, Jeanne Clements and Sian Allan held what has now become an established annual event, once again hosted at Shield Road school. ... Read More

My parents' memorial was removed from cemetery

Nov 15 2017

Thumbnail ImageA Filton resident has been left distraught after South Gloucestershire Council removed a memorial vase from his parents’ headstone at Filton Cemetery. ... Read More

Young footballer teams up again to give kit to children in African country

May 14 2017

Thumbnail ImageMore children from The Gambia have benefited from the donation of football kit donated by Filton's St Vallier football team.... Read More

Snap election .. but who will win trust of voters this time?

May 14 2017

Thumbnail ImageFilton residents are contemplating which box to cross on the ballot sheet following the Prime Minister’s shock announcement of an early general election. ... Read More

Centurian Jim's skills in the desert gave him vital role during World War 2

Apr 11 2017

Thumbnail Image“Don’t take the lift, run up the stairs.” These are the wise words of advice from Second World War veteran Edward James Perrett, who has just celebrated his 100th birthday.  ... Read More