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October 04 2020 Spreading the Word - in comic books

Spreading the Word - in comic books

Shane Gibson meets a local man whose faith and artistic skills have combined to create an innovative series of cartoon publications based on Bible stories.. Read More


October 04 2020 Vigil for Filton GP arrested for criminal damage after climate change paint protest

Vigil for Filton GP arrested for criminal damage after climate change paint protest

Dr Diana Warner has been incarcerated since September 2 in Eastwood Park Prison in Gloucestershire.. Read More


October 04 2020 Glass act! Let's all brighten up Filton for Wonderful Windows autumn arts trail

Glass act! Let's all brighten up Filton for Wonderful Windows autumn arts trail

Residents in Filton are being invited to join together for a celebration of creativity and hope this autumn!.. Read More


September 29 2020 Ratepayers could be replaced by cafe as report says there is 'real interest' in outside operator for Filton leisure centre

Ratepayers could be replaced by cafe as report says there is 'real interest' in outside operator for Filton leisure centre

The leisure centre has been struggling financially, with pre-Covid estimates for running costs of £610,000 this year. .. Read More


September 06 2020 Rat run proposal will cause more problems - residents

Rat run proposal will cause more problems - residents

The longstanding issue of the Dunkeld Avenue rat run could be resolved - but the proposals have attracted anger from residents... Read More


September 06 2020 'Not enough vehicle charging points' - claim

'Not enough vehicle charging points' - claim

South Gloucestershire has the lowest number of electric vehicle charging points (EVCPs) in the region, according to the latest official figures... Read More


September 06 2020 Abbeywood students rise to the challenge of GCSEs and A Levels

Abbeywood students rise to the challenge of GCSEs and A Levels

Abbeywood Community School have been celebrating their excellent GCSE results for 2020 - despite initial confusion over the results process. .. Read More


September 06 2020 BAWA - we thank you

BAWA - we thank you

Shane Gibson discovers that Filton people have had a lot of reasons to thank BAWA Leisure after they were able to use the fields for exercise during lockdown.. Read More


August 08 2020

Pandemic forces cancellation of airfield concerts

A huge summer drive-in concert programme for Filton has been cancelled amidst ongoing uncertainty surrounding the Coronavirus pandemic... Read More


August 08 2020 Council accountant: financial predictions difficult

Council accountant: financial predictions difficult

Filton Town Council's accountant has said it will be difficult to predict the authority's financial situation for the next year... Read More