Back Issues in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Issue 573 – 24 Apr 2019

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    Proposals for a car park at Willsbridge Mill are dividing the community. Dates are announced for the public examination of the West of England’s Joint Spatial Plan and the restored Fry’s steam engine takes its bow at Avon Valley Railway. …

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  • Issue 572 – 17 Apr 2019

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    Tesco stores in Keynsham, Brislington and Staple Hill are among 10 in the country to begin trial collection of single-use plastic wrappers for recycling. Tributes are paid to Keynsham-based comic Ian Cognito who died during a performance in Bicester last …

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  • Issue 571 – 10 Apr 2019

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    Young footballers from Red Falcon and Warmley under 8’s held a minute’s applause before their games on Sunday following the death of young Lee Belgium. Lee, who had cancer three times in his short lifetime, died of acute lymphoblastic leukemia. …

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  • Issue 570 – 03 Apr 2019

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    A court order is intended to crackdown on ‘cuckooing’ drug dealers in Staple Hill. A traffic survey planned for the lanes in Golden Valley has not taken place and planners respond to concerns over the Bristol and Bath Science Park. …

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  • Issue 569 – 27 Mar 2019

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    Stockwood residents voice their concerns for the future of their neighbourhood. Lidl want to take over the former Homebase store at Longwell Green and trouble makers were removed from a train by transport police at Keynsham station on Saturday night. …

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  • Issue 568 – 20 Mar 2019

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    Rail users stand to benefit from GWR’s Delay Repay compensation scheme from next month. A conman who stole from an Oldland Common pensioner while acting as her financial adviser is jailed for three years and a Keynsham woman is recognised …

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  • Issue 567 – 13 Mar 2019

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    Arrests after a stabbing in Keynsham at the weekend. Plans are unveiled for a major development at St Mary’s Church in Bitton. Council highways chiefs say there may be more ‘throughabouts’ on the ring road similar the the one proposed …

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  • Issue 566 – 06 Mar 2019

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    More residents in Lyde Green say they only knew about plans to expand the Bristol & Bath Science Park by reading The Week In. Bristol City Council’s plans for Hengrove Park are rejected by its own planners because it conflicts …

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  • Issue 565 – 27 Feb 2019

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    Proposals are unveiled for a new £5.9m ‘throughabout’ for the Wraxall Road/Tower Road junction on the Ring Road. Bristol City Council steps in after trees are felled on land close to the Hicks Gate garden centre and the metro mayor …

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  • Issue 564 – 20 Feb 2019

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    Residents in Lyde Green claim they were told nothing about plans to expand the neighbouring science park when they moved in. South Gloucestershire Council increases its council tax by 2.99% next year and there’s a fascinating Viking discovery Saltford. Download …

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