Back Issues in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Issue 410 – 18 Feb 2016

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    A young woman, formerly from Kingswood, performed at the recent Super Bowl final as part of an American drum and bugle corps. South Gloucestershire Council has used part of its emergency government funding to reduce the cost of green bin …

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  • Issue 409 – 11 Feb 2016

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    The Grange School & Sports College will close this year as it will have no students on roll from July. A man is arrested following another mugging of an elderly lady in Keynsham and weather takes its toll on the …

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  • Issue 408 – 04 Feb 2016

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    S. Glos Council says the One Stop Shop is safe amid claims of a ‘done deal’ on the closure of Kingswood Civic Centre. Stephen Merchant backs the campaign to save Hanham Library after fears emerge it may only open two …

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  • Issue 407 – 28 Jan 2016

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    South Gloucestershire announces a Council Tax rise of 4% next year together with another rounds of cuts. Keynsham railway station will close for 10 days in April to allow for electrification work to be carried out and the threat to …

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  • Issue 406 – 21 Jan 2016

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    Chocolate production is due to start again in Keynsham.  There’s more anger at First bus services – this time over their ‘public consultation’ on services – and a lorry driver escaped with just cuts and bruises after a supermarket trolley …

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  • Issue 405 – 14 Jan 2016

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    Strike action by teachers at John Cabot Academy is averted at the last minute. A decision to allow 24-hour opening at a Willsbridge filling station has split opinion locally and an historic church in Hanham has held its last service and …

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  • Issue 404 – 7 Jan 2016

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    There’s a late reprieve for evening bus services on the 37 Bath to Bristol route as S. Glos Council reverses its decision to withdraw the subsidy from next week. Police break up a New Year’s Eve rave attended by over …

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  • Issue 403 – 31 Dec 2015

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    Filton & Bradley Stoke MP Jack Lopresti hit the tabloid headlines just prior to Christmas – and not because of his politics. The Whitchurch housing masterplan is approved but with decisions deferred on access to the former HorseWorld visitor centre …

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  • Christmas 2008 edition

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    There is no printed edition this week. The next one posted here will be on 30th December. Meanwhile, we were having a trawl through the archives and came across our first “Christmas Issue” which was produced in 2008.  In it …

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  • Issue 402 – 17 Dec 2015

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    B&NES Council confirms the new Keynsham leisure centre will feature in a ‘high quality’ redevelopment of the Riverside and Fire Station sites. There’s good news for Staple Hill too as £50,000 is set aside to restore the Page Park clock …

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