Horfield and Lockleaze Voice News

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Sky's the limit for brave Stacey

tA few months ago we carried the story of Horfield resident and brave mum Stacey Purnell who was planning on doing a skydive for Southmead Hospital’s NICU (neonatal intensive care unit). .. Read More

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850 bids received for new one-bed flat

The extent of the housing shortage in Bristol is underlined by events in Morris Road. .. Read More

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Manor Farm fun day raises £60

“MFCH is pleased to report that on the basis of figures currently available at time of writing the day made a modest profit of around 60.00 … which is good going on what was very much a shoestring budget... Read More

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Inaugural Community Awards held

At the end of the Love Lockleaze Festival the inaugural Horfield and Lockleaze Community Awards were presented by three of our councillors, Claire Hiscott, Estella Tincknell and Gill Kirk; .. Read More

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Horfield & Lockleaze Voice turns one!

Welcome to the latest edition of the Horfield and Lockleaze Voice, the anniversary issue. Can it really be a whole year since the first fledgling issue was pushed through your letter box. .. Read More

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Gill Kirk writes

As I write we are coming to the end of another school term with summer holidays lying ahead. Not always an easy time for some families and there are lots of great activities taking place in the Lockleaze area .. Read More

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Oak tree saved by people power

Passions became inflamed locally when it transpired that a planning application for the demolition of the current Burger King premises at Eastgate Retail Park had been submitted. .. Read More

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Fun for all at Love Lockleaze Festival

Lockleaze residents braved the drizzle and flocked to the Love Lockleaze Festival which was held on Gainsborough Square in mid-July. .. Read More

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Ben's photo goes global

This photograph of Mullers taken by local photographer Ben Costigan during a thunderstorm early one Saturday adorned our front page last month... Read More

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Libraries to close under new council cuts

Horfield and Lockleaze libraries are set to close as Bristol City Council launches a city-wide consultation on proposals to save £1.8 million from its Supporting People budget. This equates to a reduction of 25 per cent of current funding. .. Read More