Back Issues in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Issue 393 – 15 Oct 2015

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    More tails of woe from passengers left stranded by First following the latest bus route changes.  Keynsham’s Civic Centre offices are voted the ‘Best of the Best’ and PCSO posts are again under threat as South Glos Council considers options for another …

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  • Issue 392 – 08 October 2015

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    Police investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a former Keynsham student whose body was pulled from the River Avon at Hanham, plus pictures from the day the giant Cadbury’s sign was removed from the old factory in Keynsham and …

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  • Issue 391 – 01 Oct 2015

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    B&NES moves quickly to counter claims that the new leisure centre in Keynsham will not have a sports hall or squash courts. No decision on the format will be made until the location has been confirmed.  There is mystery surrounding the …

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  • Issue 390 – 24 Sep 2015

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    The unveiling of Keynsham’s new clock tower is branded a shambles as construction work is unfinished. Members of the public got to see the possible sites for a new leisure centre but discovered it will not have a sports hall …

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  • Issue 389 – 17 Sep 2015

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    HRH Sophie Countess of Wessex visits the Jessie May Trust in Kingswood. Only three of our five MPs actually voted in the Assisted Dying Bill which was rejected last week and Cossham campaigners call the trial announcement of an out …

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  • Issue 388 – 10 Sep 2015

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    With the start of the academic year, new schools have opened their doors this week.  There will be a referendum on whether to have an elected mayor in B&NES after the campaigners’ petition passed its target and the people of …

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  • Issue 387 – 03 Sep 2015

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    Keynsham residents will have the chance to comment on a number of development proposals for the town at a special public consultation later this month.  There’s confusion over the new bus services around Oldland Common after a registration error sends the …

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  • Issue 386 – 27 Aug 2015

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    There is joy at several local schools following excellent GCSE results last week. The planning application to build houses on the site of the Tennis Court pub has been withdrawn – but that doesn’t signal the end of the campaign …

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  • Issue 385 – 20 Aug 2015

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    Part of the Soundwell College site may be sold for housing, it has emerged.  The long awaited consultation on the future of a minor injury service in South Gloucestershire has begun but there is still no clue as to where …

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  • Issue 384 – 13 Aug 2015

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    Members of the public got their first glimpse of the new retirement village planned for the  Cadbury factory at Somerdale.  There was anger in Fishponds after McDonald’s made a last-minute decision to appeal the planning refusal for a Drive-Thru and …

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