Frome Valley Voice News

August 26 2021 World Cup bronze medal for Winterbourne-based dancers

World Cup bronze medal for Winterbourne-based dancers

MEMBERS of a Winterbourne-based dance school won a bronze medal representing their country at the Dance World Cup... Read More


August 26 2021 Battle over Winterbourne pub's bid for live music in beer garden

Battle over Winterbourne pub's bid for live music in beer garden

A WINTERBOURNE pub has been given permission to open its beer garden later every night... Read More


August 25 2021 Winterbourne friends raise £12,000 with walk to Lord's

Winterbourne friends raise £12,000 with walk to Lord's

FOUR friends from Winterbourne have walked from the County Ground in Bristol to Lord's cricket ground in London to raise money for the Brain Tumour Trust... Read More


August 13 2021 Hard work through pandemic pays off in GCSEs for Winterbourne Academy pupils

Hard work through pandemic pays off in GCSEs for Winterbourne Academy pupils

PUPILS at Winterbourne Academy celebrated receiving their GCSE and BTEC qualifications after a final year "like no other"... Read More


August 12 2021 Pride in achievements of Winterbourne Academy A-level students

Pride in achievements of Winterbourne Academy A-level students

STUDENTS have completed their A-levels at Winterbourne Academy have "done themselves proud", says the school's head teacher... Read More


July 09 2021 Teenager wanted over assault on boy in Downend

Teenager wanted over assault on boy in Downend

POLICE are trying to trace a teenager they want to question about an assault on a boy in Downend... Read More


July 08 2021 'Brazen' fly-tipping on country road by waste clearance business run from Facebook page

'Brazen' fly-tipping on country road by waste clearance business run from Facebook page

A MAN who left a huge trail of rubbish on a country road after setting up a waste disposal business on Facebook has been given a suspended prison sentence... Read More


July 07 2021 Concerns over 'dangerous items' and physical restraint at children's secure unit

Concerns over 'dangerous items' and physical restraint at children's secure unit

SCAFFOLDING poles and other objects that “could be used as weapons” were found lying around by inspectors at a young offenders’ unit run by South Gloucestershire Council... Read More


July 02 2021 More than 700 school children sent home as covid cases in Winterbourne area rise

More than 700 school children sent home as covid cases in Winterbourne area rise

MORE than 700 pupils at the area's biggest school had to self-isolate as the new variant of COVID-19 spreads among the young... Read More


June 26 2021 Pub will be replaced by homes and micropub as redevelopment plans are approved

Pub will be replaced by homes and micropub as redevelopment plans are approved

A PUCKLECHURCH pub will be replaced with seven homes and a ‘micropub’ after councillors approved developers' plans, despite public objections... Read More