Emersons Green Voice News

May 30 2018

Taking action in war on plastic

CHILDREN in Banksy Hub (Year 3 and 4) at Pucklechurch Primary School have been listening to the news about plastic pollution and wanted to do something to make a difference. .. Read More


May 30 2018

This shop can't close - we'll have to buy it!

A SHOP that has been a fixture of Downend’s main shopping street for years has been saved from closure, thanks to customers who couldn’t bear to see it shut... Read More


May 30 2018 Keeping up tradition on common

Keeping up tradition on common

A ‘BEATING the Bounds’ procession and picnic took place on Lyde Green Common over the first May Bank Holiday weekend... Read More


May 30 2018

School promises 'sharper focus' after Ofsted

MANGOTSFIELD School has been told by the education watchdog Ofsted to up the pace of improvements... Read More


May 30 2018

‘End this blight of flytipping’

FLY tipping continues to blight the Mangotsfield landscape... Read More


May 30 2018 It’s full speed ahead for Matt

It’s full speed ahead for Matt

AN aspiring racing driver from Emersons Green has set his sights on winning the 2018 Castle Combe Saloon Car Championship... Read More


May 30 2018

Lyde Green goes wild for bats

RESIDENTS had the chance to get up close to one of nature’s most mysterious creatures during a recent wildlife walk. .. Read More


May 30 2018 Here comes the Metrobus - at last

Here comes the Metrobus - at last

Ken McCormick joins the VIPs on the maiden voyage of the long-awaited new service from Emersons Green.. Read More


May 30 2018 Food and drink festival draws the crowds

Food and drink festival draws the crowds

The first South Gloucestershire Food and Drink Festival has been declared a stunning success after more than 20,000 people attended the event in Emersons Green... Read More


May 30 2018

What’s that smell? Call for action over evening odour

AN unexplained smell thought to be coming from a landfill site is causing concern among the residents of Lyde Green... Read More