The Journal’s newsroom page brings you an agrgregation of local, district and regional stories that we think are likely to be of interest to our readers. Stories are automatically gathered from the Bradley Stoke Journal, BBC Bristol, the Bristol Evening Post, the SouthGlos Post and Avon and Somerset Police.
Switching water suppliers will become a reality from April, but...
Wednesday 22nd February 2017 at 06:00 | Bristol Evening Post
Switching water supplier will become a reality, but only for some of us.When it comes to water bills, householders are stuck with what they are given and can't choose suppliers like they can with othe. […]
'Cowardly conman' stole £40,000 from vulnerable Bristol man
Tuesday 21st February 2017 at 21:36 | Bristol Evening Post
A 'cowardly conman' has been jailed for four-and-a-half years after stealing £40,000 from a vulnerable Bristol man he befriended.John McCann, 42, was described as "a cowardly, conniving conman" by th. […]
'Racist, sexist, homophobic' councillor who used term 'darkies'...
Tuesday 21st February 2017 at 20:29 | Bristol Evening Post
"Do the right thing and resign" – that was the message to a councillor who called for 'darkies' to be deported by his colleagues tonight.Former UKIP member Philip Winter, who sits on Almondsbury Par. […]
Bristol City v Fulham
Tuesday 21st February 2017 at 17:39 | BBC Bristol
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Championship game between Bristol City and Fulham.
Alan Solomons: Struggling Bristol name former Edinburgh boss as coaching consultant
Tuesday 21st February 2017 at 12:02 | BBC Bristol
Former Edinburgh boss Alan Solomons is named as a coaching consultant at Premiership Bristol for the rest of this term.
Port Vale v Bristol Rovers: Call for police and steward conduct probe
Monday 20th February 2017 at 15:41 | BBC Bristol
Bristol Rovers chairman Steve Hamer wants an inquiry having been "just appalled" by the violence.
Council’s U-turn means street lights will stay on all night – but not until 2026 for Bradley Stoke!
Saturday 18th February 2017 at 21:36 | Bradley Stoke Journal
South Gloucestershire Council (SGC) has decided to abandon its controversial policy of switching street lights off at night, but it is likely to be 2026 before the lights in Bradley Stoke are returned. […]
Future of town centre plot remains uncertain
Wednesday 15th February 2017 at 20:45 | Bradley Stoke Journal
The future of a vacant plot of land bordering Bradley Stoke’s Willow Brook Centre remains uncertain, despite recent reports of clearance activities taking place at the site. The 0.357 hectares (0.88. […]