Frome Valley Voice News

May 29 2020 Coronavirus claims life of ‘inspirational’ nurse who helped train next generation of NHS staff

Coronavirus claims life of ‘inspirational’ nurse who helped train next generation of NHS staff

A NURSE who worked at Frenchay Hospital before helping to train the next generation of NHS staff has died after contracting coronavirus... Read More


May 26 2020 Overnight road resurfacing work to go ahead in centre of Downend

Overnight road resurfacing work to go ahead in centre of Downend

PEOPLE living near Downend’s high street area are being warned to prepare for a “significant amount of noise” as resurfacing work takes place overnight next month... Read More


May 25 2020 Bikes stolen in Frenchay burglaries are found after being offered for sale online

Bikes stolen in Frenchay burglaries are found after being offered for sale online

POLICE say they have recovered five out of eight bikes stolen in two burglaries in Frenchay... Read More


May 22 2020 New deputy police commissioner has 'no unfair advantage' in election to replace his boss

New deputy police commissioner has 'no unfair advantage' in election to replace his boss

THE police commissioner’s second-in-command insists his new role will not give him an unfair advantage in next year’s race to replace her... Read More


May 22 2020 Cyclist seriously injured in collision with van

Cyclist seriously injured in collision with van

A CYCLIST has been taken to hospital with serious head injuries after a collision in the centre of Downend... Read More


May 21 2020 Police raid in Mangotsfield finds suspected cocaine and 'large quantity of cash'

Police raid in Mangotsfield finds suspected cocaine and 'large quantity of cash'

POLICE have seized suspected class A drugs and a “large quantity of cash” during a raid on a property in Mangotsfield... Read More


May 21 2020 Coalpit Heath neighbours win lottery windfall

Coalpit Heath neighbours win lottery windfall

FIVE residents of a street in Coalpit Heath have won a cash windfall of £1,000 each in a fundraising lottery... Read More


May 16 2020 New government rules stop volunteers making PPE for workers on coronavirus front line

New government rules stop volunteers making PPE for workers on coronavirus front line

A VOLUNTEER-run group making free personal protective equipment for NHS and care workers has had to stop production due to new government rules... Read More


May 13 2020 Drivers warned to expect disruption when huge abnormal load travels along ring road

Drivers warned to expect disruption when huge abnormal load travels along ring road

MOTORISTS are being warned to expect delays when a huge metal bridge is driven through the area on low loader lorries... Read More


May 12 2020 'I couldn’t be more proud to be a nurse' - International Nurses Day recognises vital work

'I couldn’t be more proud to be a nurse' - International Nurses Day recognises vital work

THREE nurses working have spoken of the vital work they do to mark International Nurses Day today... Read More