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June 18 2013 Grasscuts

Cuts on cuts! Filton faces just two grass verge trims a year

Grass verges across Filton could be cut just twice a year by South Glos Council - down from once a month - under new cost-cutting measures... Read More


June 06 2013 MP Jack fighting cancer

MP Jack fighting cancer

Filton MP Jack Lopresti is fighting cancer, he has revealed today... Read More


May 29 2013

Southmead Hospital to get a 'new' title

Local people have decided the new Southmead Hospital will be called ... Southmead Hospital Bristol... Read More


May 24 2013 UKIP wins in town poll

UKIP wins seat on town council

Filton has its first UKIP councillor after Keith Briffett took the Conygre seat from Labour in a by-election after the resignation of Councillor Bill Edgeworth... Read More


May 24 2013 Absent landlords

‘Absent landlords don’t care about our Filton community’

Filton residents have called on landlords to clean up their act after describing a miserable catalogue of rubbish being left in gardens, overgrown weeds, litter and general un-neighbourly behaviour by some tenants... Read More


May 24 2013 Clinic saved

Joy as Filton health clinic saved

Campaigners are celebrating after it was confirmed that the Filton Clinic in Shields Avenue will remain open. .. Read More


May 23 2013

Filton cannabis raid

Police have arrested three men after searching a home in Mortimer Road, Filton, at 8.30am yesterday... Read More


May 13 2013 Byron celebrating 10 years of wizardry on  the organ at Eden Grove

Byron celebrating 10 years of wizardry on the organ at Eden Grove

A one-man orchestra who has delighted audiences in Filton and north Bristol for years is celebrating the 10th year since a unique instrument was first heard in this area... Read More


April 15 2013 Local firm to the rescue after club roof damaged

Local firm to the rescue after club roof damaged

A local roofing company has stepped in to help after Pyramid Youth Club on Filton Avenue, already fighting for funds following the loss of their main grant from South Gloucestershire Council, were victims of crime following an attempt to steal lead from the roof of their building... Read More


April 15 2013

Filton's Best 2013

We love being at the heart of life in Filton and now we want to celebrate what’s best about living here... Read More