Frome Valley Voice News

July 03 2020 Traffic banned from road outside primary school during pick-up times

Traffic banned from road outside primary school during pick-up times

A ROAD outside a primary school is being closed during pick-up time to help the safety of children and their families... Read More


July 02 2020 Surge of goodwill helps vulnerable through crisis

Surge of goodwill helps vulnerable through crisis

HUNDREDS of volunteers have been going shopping, collecting prescriptions and providing food to help vulnerable people through the coronavirus crisis... Read More


July 01 2020 New homes approved in 'high-risk mining area' in Coalpit Heath despite 50 objections

New homes approved in 'high-risk mining area' in Coalpit Heath despite 50 objections

PLANS for five homes in Coalpit Heath have been approved, despite claims they would “spoil” the tranquillity of a church and graveyard have been approved... Read More


July 01 2020 Junior choir sings on YouTube

Junior choir sings on YouTube

WHEN their VE Day anniversary performance was cancelled, girls from a junior choir went online to share their singing with the world... Read More


July 01 2020 Student photojournalist Jess captures Colston statue drama and Black Lives Matter protest

Student photojournalist Jess captures Colston statue drama and Black Lives Matter protest

A PHOTOGRAPHY student from Winterbourne captured dramatic scenes from the protest which saw a statue of Bristol slave trader Edward Colston torn down... Read More


June 16 2020 Homes plan for Watermore Primary School site approved despite objections

Homes plan for Watermore Primary School site approved despite objections

PLANS for five homes alongside Watermore Primary School in Frampton Cotterell have been approved... Read More


June 12 2020 Coronavirus claims lives of six people in Winterbourne, Frampton Cotterell and nearby villages, new figures show

Coronavirus claims lives of six people in Winterbourne, Frampton Cotterell and nearby villages, new figures show

CORONAVIRUS has claimed the lives of six people in the Frome Valley area, according to the latest official figures... Read More


June 11 2020 Masked burglars break in to Staple Hill home

Masked burglars break in to Staple Hill home

MASKED burglars stole cash, jewellery and an electric scooter from a house in Staple Hill... Read More


June 09 2020 Man suffers fractured eye socket in attack by moped rider on footpath

Man suffers fractured eye socket in attack by moped rider on footpath

A MAN needed surgery after being attacked by three people on a footpath between Frampton Cotterell and Iron Acton... Read More


June 09 2020 New measures as Willow Brook shopping centre prepares for more businesses to re-open

New measures as Willow Brook shopping centre prepares for more businesses to re-open

A SHOPPING centre has revealed details of social distancing measures it is introducing as it prepares for more stores to reopen... Read More