Frome Valley Voice News

October 16 2019 Increase in serious violent crime in South Gloucestershire

Increase in serious violent crime in South Gloucestershire

SERIOUS violence increased in South Gloucestershire last year despite a fall in overall crime, the latest figures reveal... Read More


October 04 2019 Apple days in Winterbourne and Coalpit Heath celebrate fruit – and community

Apple days in Winterbourne and Coalpit Heath celebrate fruit – and community

CELEBRATIONS in honour of the West Country's most famous fruit will also bring communities together... Read More


October 04 2019 Alfie is making waves in the music world

Alfie is making waves in the music world

HE may be only 12 years old but Alfie Haile is already making waves – and some very famous friends – in the music world... Read More


October 03 2019 Builders move in on Coalpit Heath farm after planning fight

Builders move in on Coalpit Heath farm after planning fight

WORK is underway to build a housing development at a Coalpit Heath site after a long planning battle... Read More


October 03 2019 Burglars steal cosmetics and charity cash from beauty salon

Burglars steal cosmetics and charity cash from beauty salon

A BEAUTY salon owner says she is determined to carry on, despite being left low by a burglary which left her with "considerable" losses... Read More


October 02 2019 Hambrook junction changes are 'making matters worse'

Hambrook junction changes are 'making matters worse'

RESTRICTIONS at one of the main junctions for traffic heading to Winterbourne have increased pollution and made children late for school, say councillors... Read More


October 02 2019 Crowdfunder launched to repair church damaged by thieves

Crowdfunder launched to repair church damaged by thieves

AN online donation page has been set up to ask for donations to repair a church roof wrecked by thieves... Read More


October 01 2019 Frampton Cotterell scarecrow trail is back

Frampton Cotterell scarecrow trail is back

FAMILIES in Frampton Cotterell are being encouraged to get creative with the works of a well-loved author for this year's scarecrow trail. .. Read More


September 27 2019 Metro Mayor and council leader to receive £16,000 boost from West of England Combined Authority

Metro Mayor and council leader to receive £16,000 boost from West of England Combined Authority

West of England mayor Tim Bowles is set for a £3,000 pay rise, taking his salary to £65,000... Read More


September 24 2019 Call for councillors to 'shadow' social workers to check whether service is improving

Call for councillors to 'shadow' social workers to check whether service is improving

COUNCILLORS want to “shadow” social workers in South Gloucestershire to check children’s services are improving, following a damning report... Read More