Jack Lopresti to fight election despite 'smear' campaign

May 14 2017

Thumbnail ImageJack Lopresti has been reeselected as the Tory candidate for Filton and Bradley Stoke in the General Election following what he described as a “vicious smear campaign”.... 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

Historic Conygre House could lose its 'look'

Apr 11 2017

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

Steep rise in Labour membership in Filton ahead of leadership poll

Aug 19 2016

Thumbnail ImageLabour membership in Filton has increased by more than 50 per cent, Filtonvoice can reveal. ... Read More

Labour dominant as Alex takes vacancy on council

Aug 16 2016

Thumbnail ImageAerospace worker Alex Doyle is Filton’s latest town councillor after he fought off the challenge of retired BAE transport manager David Baverstock for the vacancy.... Read More

In or out? Our local Filton politicians give their views on the European Referendum debate

Apr 15 2016

In June, Britain will vote whether or not to remain in the European Union. Filtonvoice has asked local politicians and residents what the impact will be one way or the other, especially on local communities... Read More

Meeting our new town councillor

Feb 25 2016

I’m Joanne Ward, Filton’s newest town councillor following a by-election in Northville ward last month.... Read More

Councillors stick with 10% rise in precept as bid to limit it rejected

Feb 25 2016

A move to limit Filton’s council tax precept rise to 5% has been rejected by councillors.... Read More

Accountant: Double whammy left town council close to running out of cash

Jul 10 2015

Filton Town Council suffered a ‘double whammy’ last year of salaries not matching budgets while income did not meet expectations, the full town council meeting heard.... Read More