Frome Valley Voice News

February 11 2014

Coalpit Heath woman is shortlisted for four business awards

COALPIT Heath mum Jackie Novels has been shortlisted for four separate business awards... Read More


February 11 2014

Review: Little Shop of Horrors at WIA

LIVELY showtunes and giant plants running amok entertained audiences when Winterbourne International Academy staged a week-long production of the Little Shop of Horrors... Read More


February 11 2014

Park Farm open space proposals

PARISH leaders in Frampton Cotterell have reassured residents that they have no specific plans for open space at Park Farm... Read More


February 11 2014

Apples for Eggs - food swapping in Iron Acton

Up to your elbows in home-made jam? Or maybe you’ve got more apples than you know what to do with? Then you might want to join Apples for Eggs, Iron Acton’s first ever food swap. The swap will take place at Iron Acton Parish Hall from noon to 2pm on Saturday, March 29. .. Read More


February 11 2014

Standards set to rise for post 16 pupils

FAR reaching and ambitious measures are being promised to improve the standards of secondary and post-16 education in South Gloucestershire... Read More


February 10 2014

Lucky break for judo enthusiast James

JUDO enthusiast James Wishart was upset when he broke and dislocated his wrist during a training session and ended up in hospital... Read More


February 10 2014

Muddy mess forces pupils away from safe school route

A PATH that gives children a safer way to and from school became a muddy mess after tree surgeons and heavy rain turned it into a quagmire... Read More


February 10 2014

Homes rebuilding plans go on show

HOUSEHOLDERS in Coalpit Heath took the chance to see proposals for the redevelopment of damp and draughty houses in the village before the scheme is sent to planners for approval... Read More


January 05 2014 New year, new optimism for local businesses

New year, new optimism for local businesses

Businesses say confidence is returning to local economy. 2014 is shaping up to be a much better year for the Frome Valley Economy. That’s the message from local businesses as they gear up for the new year. Frome Valley Voice has taken the economic temperature in the area, from the local high street to various businesses that have made their home here. .. Read More


January 04 2014 Community cash secured for Frampton Cotterell solar panel farm

Community cash secured for Frampton Cotterell solar panel farm

FRAMPTON Cotterell Parish Council could be in line for a cash windfall of £18,000 a year - but only if a solar panel farm proposed for the area is up and running by April... Read More