Back Issues in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Issue 563 – 13 Feb 2019

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    The Bath to Bristol Airport bus service will continue to call at Keynsham – following an “overwhelming” response to a passenger survey. B&NES Council agrees a 2.95% increase to the council tax and approves the next stage of the Keynsham …

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  • Issue 562 – 06 Feb 2019

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    Stand by for more roadworks chaos as the A37 northbound is due to close next week with the diversion planned via Marksbury, Saltford and Keynsham. B&NES public engagement over the next phase of the Keynsham High Street development resulted in …

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  • Issue 561 – 30 Jan 2019

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    Another bank closure on Keynsham High Street and tears as a popular Longwell Green store is also set to go. Stockwood residents see the plan for the south Bristol link road and people living in Cadbury Heath voice their opinions …

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  • Issue 560 – 23 Jan 2019

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    250 people attend a public meeting in Whitchurch to protest at plans for the south Bristol link road. Vets are warning of the danger of an artificial sweetener used in chewing gum and confectionery which is toxic for dogs. Sustrans …

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  • Issue 559 – 16 Jan 2019

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    Keynsham has been under siege from roadworks on almost every road in or out of the town. Campaigners vow to restore the phone box library in Oldland Common after it was attacked by vandals. Bristol’s mayor has given his support …

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  • Issue 558 – 09 Jan 2019

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    Residents of Court Farm Road in Longwell Green are the latest to scoop cash prizes from the People’s Postcode Lottery. Yet another twist in the saga of AEK Boco FC and their development plans while traders in Hanham High Street …

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  • Issue 557 – 02 Jan 2019

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    Dismay as a Frenchay farm is identified for a potential park and site. More changes on the buses this weekend as the third metrobus route launches and the man who died in a Longwell Green incident before Christmas is named. …

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  • Issue 556 – 19 Dec 2018

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    An ‘unexplained death’ in Longwell Green and a suspicious fire in Redfield. Headteachers call for fair funding for schools in South Gloucestershire while constituents are quizzed over the antics of North East Somerset MP Jacob Rees-Mogg. Download Issue 556

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  • Issue 555 – 12 Dec 2018

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    In this week’s issue, Hanham traders’ Christmas wish is that phone connection problems that have been dragging on for six months will finally be fixed. Further sinister evidence that dogs are being trained to fight in a Kingswood play area …

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  • Issue 554 – 05 Dec 2018

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    A Kingswood man rescues an elderly neighbour from a house fire and a Warmley man overcomes the odds to become a European boxing champion. Uncertainty continues to hang over the future of the Original Factory Shop in Staple Hill while …

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