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Wartime legend Johnny Johnson inspires the Westbury Air Cadets

Dec 20 2017

Thumbnail ImageStudents from the 2442 (Westbury-on-Trym) Squadron of the Air Training Corps listened with fascination to a speech by guest speaker, George “Johnny” Johnson MBE, DFM, Britain’s last surviving member of the Dambusters raid in World War II. ... Read More

Council urged to take the lead on single-use plastics

Dec 20 2017

A Full council motion to address the environmental impact of ‘single use’ drinking cups has passed with cross party support. ... Read More

Inconvenient! Toilet closures agreed

Dec 20 2017

BRISTOL City Council have agreed plans to make £400,000 of savings by cutting the provision of public toilets on streets and in parks across the city, writes Keri Beckingham. ... Read More

Birds aid Daffodil Fund

Dec 20 2017

Thomas Davis Funerals of Stoke Lane raised funds at the Stoke Lane Christmas Fair for the Westbury-on-Trym Society (WOTSOC) by asking people to leave a small message about a loved one on a paper bird and hang it on their Christmas Tree. A small donation was given with each message and bird, as a charity donation to the WOTSOC and will go toward their Daffodil Fund for Canford Park.... Read More

Westbury Welcome in search of a house

Dec 20 2017

A community group from Westbury-on-Trym is in search of a low-rental 3-4 bedroom property for a Syrian refugee family. ... Read More

Milestone for Canford Lane crossing campaign

Dec 20 2017

The Canford Lane campaigners returned to challenge the city council when it met on December 12 – less than a month since their previous appearance. ... Read More

Candyfloss for Santa Claus!

Dec 20 2017

The fun of the fair arrived in Henleaze on December 6, attracting a large crowd to the annual Henleaze Christmas Festival. The Roundabout, Big Wheel and Helter Skelter were a big draw for children and their parents - plus the large bags of candyfloss too!... Read More

New drive for electric vehicles

Dec 20 2017

Bristol’s cabinet has approved two proposals designed to encourage drivers to switch to electric vehicles.... Read More

Plea on Henbury Loop

Dec 20 2017

Darren Jones MP has urged the West of England mayor, Tim Bowles, to spend an £80 million new transport pot on establishing the case for the city's Henbury Loop line to be re-opened to passengers.... Read More

Ardagh Community Trust wins £200,000 in grants

Dec 20 2017

Two grants totalling £200,000 have been awarded to The Ardagh Community Trust. ... Read More