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November 15 2013

Filton street light petition is ‘dead in the water’

A petition aimed at restoring night time street lighting for Filton is “dead in the water” according to a councillor... Read More


November 15 2013

Filton could have its lights back on for 62p per household per month

Street lights in Filton - recently changed to go off for four hours in the night - could still be turned back on if the town council voted to pay for them through the parish precept... Read More


October 25 2013

Four escape after arson attack - man arrested

Four people escaped unhurt after fire from a car set alight spread to a house in Filton... Read More


October 25 2013

Abbeywood School on lookout for former pupils

Abbeywood School is calling on former students to attend a special event next month. A group of ex pupils have been meeting with school leaders to form an alumni association and the event on November 9th will be a chance to shape the future of the group... Read More


October 18 2013

Lights set to stay off in Filton amid fears for safety

Filton Town Council is unlikely to ask for a rise in the parish precept to turn street lights back on for four hours at night... Read More


October 18 2013

New bus service for Filton

A bus service just for Filton is now a reality after £50,000 funding was secured to obtain a vehicle... Read More


September 19 2013 Football for youngsters

Youngsters on the ball for new coaching sessions

Football sessions for 5-7-year-olds are being launched in Filton... Read More


September 18 2013 Twinning trip news

Filton twinning trip

When members of Filton Twinning Association paid a visit to Witzenhausen in Germany last month, the Brothers Grimm, castles, parades and a very warm welcome all added up to a magical trip. Doug Daniels reports... Read More


September 17 2013 Newleaze consultation

Merlin proposing 16 properties for Newleaze site

Newleaze House in Filton - the former sheltered accommodation - could be replaced with a mix of 16 homes and flats... Read More


September 14 2013

Primary SATS are annulled

An investigation into SATS tests at Charborough Road Primary has concluded with what the school has described as a "disappointing outcome"... Read More