Back Issues in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Issue 341 – 09 October 2014

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    An unmarked police armed response car was involved in a collision outside the Jolly Cobbler pub in Kingswood last Friday. Three people were injured and the police driver suspended. Taylor Wimpey are accused of refusing to pay for the wildlife area …

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  • Issue 340 – 02 October 2014

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    There’s reaction from Bristol Water and local politicians following the burst water main in Kingswood last week that left 24,000 homes without water, some for almost 48 hours. Labour candidate Jo McCarron hails the ‘amazing campaigners’ at Cossham Hospital during …

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  • Issue 339 – 25 September 2014

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    Is Keynsham a contender for the Carbuncle Cup? We look at some of the country’s ugliest buildings. 250 people marched in Kingswood last week demanding a minor injuries unit for Cossham Hospital and South Gloucestershire residents are asked for their views …

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  • Issue 338 – 18 September 2014

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    The Archbishop of Canterbury was out in Kingswood with the street pastors on Friday night. B&NES Council’s future plans for the regeneration of Keynsham town centre may well be impacted by the recent sale of the Riverside office building and more money …

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  • Issue 337 – 11 September 2014

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    We ask whether residents in Keynsham, Saltford and Whitchurch would be better served by a mayor for B&NES. Police vehicles are damaged in an arson attack at Keynsham Police Station and the winner of the 2014 Kingswood Community Pub of …

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  • Issue 336 – 04 September 2014

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    Tributes are paid to long serving councillor and South Gloucestershire Council leader John Calway who has stepped down from the position due to personal reasons. North East Somerset MP Jacob Rees-Mogg was quick to dispel rumours that he also may …

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  • Issue 335 – 28 August 2014

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    Travellers leave their camp at Siston Park but locals fear they will return unless the council takes firmer action. Kingswood MP Chris Skidmore and his fiancee celebrate the birth of their baby daughter and a Keynsham firm has applied to …

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  • Issue 334 – 21 August 2014

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    A report has been uncovered which estimates up to 300 gas wells could be sunk in the local area if fracking were to proceed. Local schools are celebrating record achievements as A-level results are announced and the date is set …

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  • Issue 333 – 14 August 2014

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    No surprises but a lot of anger as B&NES rejects calls to reconsider the Market Walk name for the Keynsham town centre development. Another well known pub looks like being converted to housing as plans are submitted for the Air …

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  • Issue 332 – 7 August 2014

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    Read about Longwell Green teenager Claudia Fragapane’s amazing four gold medal haul at the Commonwealth Games, the events held to mark the centenary of the outbreak of World War One, and how patients having an operation at the hospital in …

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