Back Issues in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Issue 309 – 27 Feb 2014

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    Another motorcyclist dies on our local roads, this time the A39 near Corston. Controversy surrounds Oldfield School as hundreds of parents sign a petition for the release of the full OFSTED report on the school and preparations are under way …

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  • Issue 308 – 20 Feb 2014

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    More problems on the A431 at Kelston as engineers close the road indefinitely following subsidence. Tributes continue to pour in for Wes Herat from Longwell Green who died in a motorbike accident on the same road. Treasury Minister Sajid Javid …

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  • Issue 307 – 13 Feb 2014

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    A 22 year-old motorcyclist dies in a collision on the A431 between Bitton and Bath. Further along, the road at Kelston is reduced to one way following large cracks in the surface. Plans for a marina on the River Avon …

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  • Issue 306 – 6 Feb 2014

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    As we predicted two weeks ago, Avon Fire and Rescue has confirmed it will move its HQ to Keynsham. Residents in St George are unhappy at changes to the one way system around Beaufort Road and news that one way …

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  • Issue 305 – 30 Jan 2014

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    Kingswood MP Chris Skidmore leads a debate in Parliament on changing the laws on dangerous driving – one year to the day after Ross and Clare Simons were killed in Hanham by a disqualified driver. The Grange School in Warmley …

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  • Issue 304 – 23 Jan 2014

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    Grange School in Warmley is recommended for closure, there’s turmoil at Mangotsfield FC as anti fascist flags are banned and the government’s recent announcement on fracking hasn’t gone down well locally. Download Issue 304

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  • Issue 303 – 16 Jan 2014

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    Taylor Wimpey want B&NES Council to change one of the conditions attached to the planning permission at Somerdale which could affect the employment prospects at the site. MP Jacob Rees-Mogg gets caught up in a planning row involving his mother …

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  • Issue 302 – 9 Jan 2014

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    Tributes are paid to Kingswood Labour party activist Richard McCarthy who died over the Christmas period. ┬áThe storms have reaped more havoc in the area with floods and road closures and S. Glos Council has come under fire over its …

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  • Issue 301 – 02 Jan 2014

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    The Christmas storms have caused chaos throughout our region – and the weathermen say there is more to come! A new planning application has been lodged for a care home in Hanham but residents say the roads around Harolds Way …

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  • Issue 300 – 19 Dec 2013

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    We celebrate 300 editions of The Week In. B&NES Council says they aren’t talking to any retailers in response to claims that Matalan will occupy one of the Keynsham Civic Centre retail outlets and there is confusion in St George …

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