Sing yourself fit in the New year

If you feel the need to take up a new fitness regime in the new year, why not start singing, as part of your campaign, suggests Jackie Boffin of the local ladies’ acappella chorus ‘Avon Harmony’. Singing tones the tummy muscles, improves posture, releases the same ‘feel good’ endorphins as chocolate, improves breathing, increases oxygen levels in the blood, and

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Good turnout for Filton Festival

The crowds turned out in force yesterday afternoon (Sunday 1st July) for the annual Filton Festival in Elm Park. Despite a damp start to the day, the sun came out mid-afternoon, helping to make it a great day for the people of Filton. A programme of musical entertainment provided by six bands was complemented with displays from local dance and

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Filton Library closes for refurbishment

Filton Library, located at the Shield Retail Park, has closed for a six-week long internal refurbishment. The library closed its doors on Wednesday 11th April and will re-open at 9:30am on Monday 21st May. The work will include upgrading the shelving, re ordering the internal layout and incorporating the meeting room into the main library. The refurbishment is being funded

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