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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

Councillor battling cancer is forced to step down

Apr 11 2017

Thumbnail ImageTown councillor Bill Moore has been disqualified from the council after confusion over a dispensation given to him as he battles cancer.... Read More

Bus lane which has no buses may hamper plans to improve 'George' ring road junction

Apr 11 2017

Thumbnail ImageA bus lane which is currently not used for buses could be a factor which could foil any attempt to open up Filton Avenue as a two-way road for all traffic at the Ring Road - known locally as The George junction.... Read More

Historic Conygre House could lose its 'look'

Apr 11 2017

Thumbnail ImageHistoric Conygre House could lose its 'look', it has been revealed. ... 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

‘It was hard time,but we loved each other’ – celebration for diamond couple

Nov 16 2016

Thumbnail ImageMaurice and Diane Stephens can remember their wedding like it was yesterday. ... 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

Filton councillor in Metro Mayor bid

Nov 16 2016

Thumbnail ImageFilton councillor Ian Scott has put himself forward to be Labour’s candidate for the West of England Metro Mayor. ... 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