Horfield and Lockleaze Voice News

August 23 2019 Sally selected for Blind sailing World Championships again

Sally selected for Blind sailing World Championships again

Lockleaze resident Sally Rodrigues, whose blind yachting heroics have graced these pages before, has been selected to represent Great Britain in the Blind Sailing Fleet Racing World Championships which are being held in Canada in September. .. Read More


August 19 2019 Hao Wei in charity appeal

Hao Wei in charity appeal

Popular Cheswick Chinese Bistro and Takeaway Hao Wei has relaunched its charity drive to feed the homeless in Easton, as part of the Wild Goose Project. .. Read More


August 19 2019 Fairfield awarded the Bristol healthy schoolshealth & wellbeing badge

Fairfield awarded the Bristol healthy schoolshealth & wellbeing badge

Fairfield High School (FHS) is delighted to have been awarded the Bristol Healthy Schools’ Health & Wellbeing badge, in recognition for its considerable work to address and promote the issues around this complex and topical subject throughout the whole school community... Read More


August 19 2019 Fairfield students pen thought-provoking poem

Fairfield students pen thought-provoking poem

Well done to Year 8 students from Fairfield High School (FHS) Lou, Ettie, Oona and Tilda who wrote this stunning and thought-provoking poem entitled ‘Our Home’, which was picked as the winner in a recent in-class competition. .. Read More


August 19 2019 Filtones annual summer concert entranced by Julia

Filtones annual summer concert entranced by Julia

The Filtones Choir and their audience were entranced by a spectacular performance from their guest solo violinist, Julia Hwang, a former pupil of Clifton College and recent graduate of Cambridge who has now been awarded a full scholarship to study at the Royal College of Music... Read More


July 28 2019 Blueboy decimated by fire

Blueboy decimated by fire

The disused pub on Gainsborough Square formerly known as the Blue Boy and the Gainsborough made the news on the evening of Thursday, 27th June when it’s roof burst into flames. Fortunately no one was inside the dilapidated building at the time and no one was injured. .. Read More


July 28 2019 Goats introduced to Stoke Park

Goats introduced to Stoke Park

Come and meet Lockleaze’s newest residents. .. Read More


July 28 2019 Henleaze Swimming Club marks centenary

Henleaze Swimming Club marks centenary

A week of activities is planned to mark the centenary of Henleaze Swimming Club on Lake Road from July 7 - 14. There will be a swimming gala, a parade of swimming costumes through the ages and a synchronised swimming display to the music of Star Wars, in honour of former club member David Prowse, the Bristol actor whose body was used for Star Wars villain Darth Vader. .. Read More


July 28 2019 FA funding paves way for disability football at Horfield Leisure Centre

FA funding paves way for disability football at Horfield Leisure Centre

Funding from The FA paves the way for new disability football opportunities at Bristol United Walking Football Club .. Read More


July 21 2019 Exceptional SGS student wins Apprentice of the Year

Exceptional SGS student wins Apprentice of the Year

This year’s Bristol and Bath Apprenticeship Awards took place Thursday 23 May and saw one of SGS College’s students scoop the top award - Bristol and Bath Apprentice of the year. .. Read More