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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


April 15 2013 Schools unite under Olympus trust

Schools unite under Olympus trust

Abbeywood Community School has officially entered into partnership with Bradley Stoke Community School after the launch of the Olympus Academy Trust... Read More


April 15 2013

New hopes for £2m re-fit of Filton primary school

A long-awaited refurbishment of Filton Hill Primary is finally set to happen after South Gloucestershire councillors supported the £2m scheme... Read More


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