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Canford Lane crossing: the campaign continues

Aug 31 2017

Campaigners were disappointed by Mayor Marvin Rees’s lukewarm response to last month’s questions at a full council meeting about the need for a crossing on Canford Lane; however, one local resident, Nicola Hawkes, won’t be giving up that easily. ... Read More

Westbury and Henleaze libraries need your help

Aug 31 2017

The Neighbourhood Consultation which will influence your future local services is drawing to a close but there is still time to get your views heard. ... Read More

Togs for Sprogs

Aug 31 2017

Sprogs Children's Nearly New Sale is run by friends Corinne and Olivia, who met during antenatal classes 10 years ago. The popular sale attracts in excess of 150 people to a hall bursting with sellers. ... Read More

Telebuddies: what happened next ...

Aug 31 2017

It’s a minor brush with fame, but taking part in Channel 4’s Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds - broadcast at the start of August - has led to some of the elderly participants who captured the hearts of the nation being greeted warmly by strangers and staff in Waitrose. ... Read More

Antiques expert to open village show

Aug 31 2017

Preparations are in hand for the ever-popular Westbury-on-Trym Village Show which holds its 38th annual event on Saturday September 2 in the Village Hall. ... Read More

Ale & Arty charity festival returns to Henleaze

Aug 31 2017

The Ale & Arty charity festival returns to St Peter’s Church in Henleaze with its special brew of real ale and craft. ... Read More

Hurrah for Party in the Park

Aug 31 2017

Eleven years after the team at Golden Hill Sports Ground first set up the annual Party in the Park (PITP), this year’s event means that they are set to make a final repayment on the ground purchase loan of the community owned YMCA field.... Read More

Twin cities celebrate 70 years

Aug 31 2017

A number of events have taken place to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the city of Bristol twinning with Hannover and Bordeaux. ... Read More

Seven decades of Westbury’s RAFA Club

Aug 31 2017

An open day and events are planned this month to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the City of Bristol RAFA Club at Carlton Lodge in Westbury-on-Trym and the anniversary of the Battle of Britain. ... Read More

A school that really knows its children

Aug 31 2017

We pride ourselves here at Torwood House School in knowing every child personally therefore no child is ever unnoticed or invisible. Every child’s aspirations are whole-heartedly supported, whatever direction they wish to take. ... Read More