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

Ben says he’ll bring ‘youthful’ approach to Filton Town Council

Jul 10 2015

Filton Town Council is finally full after the authority’s 13th member was co-opted on at a recent meeting.... Read More

Praise for Filton MP from Chancellor

Jan 15 2015

Filton’s MP Jack Lopresti was praised after Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne visited Filton following a pledge of £1m to run the service for a year.... Read More

Green bin collection charge to be reviewed after 6,000 sign petition

Jun 27 2014

South Gloucestershire Council’s controversial new bin tax is to be reconsidered.... Read More