Now historic house is up for auction

May 14 2017

Thumbnail ImageThe future of Conygre House is again in doubt after developers of the site decided to sell the historic building.... Read More

Andy's skill transforms tree into beautiful owl

Apr 11 2017

Thumbnail ImageA tree in the Filton Community Garden has been transformed into an owl thanks to a remarkable piece of craftsmanship.... Read More

Baseball fans want Filton base

Nov 16 2016

Thumbnail ImageA group of baseball enthusiasts want to set up a ‘batting cage’ facility on Filton’s Elm Park.... Read More

'Gem' of a garden wins RHS title - again

Nov 16 2016

Thumbnail ImageA local community garden has been judged “outstanding” by the Royal Horticultural Society for the third consecutive year. ... Read More

Family's £200 bill after dispute over climbing frame

Nov 16 2016

Thumbnail Imageby Becky Day When Jenny and Mike Ponter built a climbing frame in their garden, they only envisioned it would provide endless fun for their two daughters. However, one year later, they were shocked to discover that a complaint had been made by a local resident and that they needed to apply for planning permission.... Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Library thrown lifeline as people power convinces South Glos to offer alternative to closure

Aug 30 2016

Thumbnail ImageEXCLUSIVE: People power may have saved Filton Library.... Read More

St Andrew’s Methodist Church is set to become a multi-use community facility.

Aug 16 2016

St Andrew’s Methodist Church is set to become a multi-use community facility.... Read More

Black bin to be reduced in size as council introduces waste system changes

Aug 16 2016

Thumbnail ImageFilton residents will see their black ‘general waste’ bin reduced in size but still collected fortnightly as South Glos aims to save money and increase recycling.... Read More

‘Self-funded’ festival set for return in July

Apr 15 2016

Due to popular demand, Filton Festival is returning to Elm Park this summer - and the town council says it will be self-funding.... Read More

Filton is at risk of losing its library service - editorial comment

Mar 29 2016

Filton is at risk of losing its library service - editorial comment... Read More