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April 15 2013 ‘It’ll be like Billy Smart’s Circus if homes built on police station site’

‘It’ll be like Billy Smart’s Circus if homes built on police station site’

A Filton resident says the proposed re-development of the Filton Police Station site will make the area look like "Billy Smart’s Circus"... Read More


April 15 2013

Conygre residents urged to use ‘on demand’ buses

Residents in the lower part of Conygre ward - who are without a bus service - have been urged to use the ‘on demand’ services of Four Towns Vale Link... Read More


April 15 2013

Decision to deny Southern Brooks charity £7,000 ‘was unlawful’

A decision by the Filton Town Council finance committee to deny a community charity organisation £7,000 in funding was unlawful and has now been reversed... Read More


April 15 2013 SW honours for Filton gymnast Paisley

SW honours for Filton gymnast

A Filton gymnast has overcome injuries to be named among the top four performers in the South West... Read More


March 13 2013 Shops not suitable for GP practice

Shops not suitable for GP practice

Vacant shops in Northville/Filton Park are unlikely to be suitable for development as a GP practice, doctors from the Elm Lodge surgery have said. .. Read More


March 13 2013 Budding reporters make the headlines with stories on burglary

Budding reporters make the headlines with stories on burglary

Year 6 children at Filton Hill Primary school have been looking at journalistic writing in literacy and recently staged a ‘burglary’ in the head teacher’s office! .. Read More


March 13 2013 Police’s ‘slow response’ over wheelie bin gang

Police’s ‘slow response’ over wheelie bin gang

A Filton woman says police were unable to respond when she saw suspected thieves - including a 12-year-old child - in the early hours with a large wheelie bin. .. Read More


March 13 2013 Homes fear for police station site

Homes fear for police station site

A proposal for 19 new homes to be built on the Filton Police station site has been met with worry from local residents... Read More


March 13 2013

Council tax freeze in Filton

Council tax is set to be frozen for a third consecutive year in Filton while a Living Wage (set at £7.45 per hour) will be introduced for low-paid South Glos council staff from October 2013... Read More


March 13 2013 Boost for Filton butchers

Boost for Filton butchers

Butchers in Filton have seen an increase in trade in the wake of the horse meat scandal... Read More