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January 02 2022 Charlie, 83, in appeal for disabled bay as drive is often inaccessible

Charlie, 83, in appeal for disabled bay as drive is often inaccessible

Charlie suffers stress and anxiety which was made worse when he was unable to access his part of the driveway to park on due to the numerous construction trucks that were parked on the pavement whilst work was conducted... Read More


January 02 2022 £5 million funding now in place to increase numbers at Abbeywood Community School

£5 million funding now in place to increase numbers at Abbeywood Community School

Abbeywood Community School could be welcoming 240 new Year 7s permanently from 2023. .. Read More


December 22 2021 Town Council budget - 'Large and frightening figures', but precept could be REDUCED

Town Council budget - 'Large and frightening figures', but precept could be REDUCED

Accountant says precept could be REDUCED as Filton Town Council prepares to outsource leisure centre to Active Nation and outlines healthier financial position for authority.. Read More


November 19 2021 HMO dread for woman, 95

HMO dread for woman, 95

A daughter has expressed “dread” over a developer’s plans to create eight bedsits right beside the Filton home of her 95-year-old mother. .. Read More


August 30 2021 Filton gets first look at future of leisure centre

Filton gets first look at future of leisure centre

Filton residents have had a first look at designs for the new-look leisure centre. .. Read More


February 14 2021 Filton's hidden Eden

Filton's hidden Eden

Shane Gibson meets the team who have transformed a once desolate scrub of land into thriving, working allotments.. Read More


February 14 2021 Scrum achievement! Filton's George making his mark with Bears

Scrum achievement! Filton's George making his mark with Bears

The 21-year-old, who grew up in Dunkeld Ave and attended St Teresa's Primary and St Bede's Secondary, has enjoyed a steady rise to success since his early days as a junior at the St Brendan's club... Read More


February 14 2021 'It's time to block all HMO applications in Filton’

'It's time to block all HMO applications in Filton’

A Filton town councillor says all future applications for HMOs in the town should be rejected as the concentration is already too high... Read More


February 14 2021 Filton precept increase slashed to just £3.01 and minute’s silence for councillor

Filton precept increase slashed to just £3.01 and minute’s silence for councillor

One year on from Filton Town Council's dramatic 35% increase in the parish precept (the element of council tax which pays for town council activity), councillors have voted for a 0.5% overall increase... Read More


January 12 2021 Flying the flag for the UK

Flying the flag for the UK

A Filton flag and dance display team will be performing in a prestigious American circuit in 2021 - without travelling a single mile... Read More