The Week In - Your FREE local newspaper for Bristol & NE Somerset

A FREE weekly newspaper  that focuses on genuinely local issues. For the last 13 years, The Week in has been the must read weekly in East Bristol and North East Somerset with up to 16,000 copies picked up and taken home. Presentation is attractive and practical and the content ensures it is read from cover to cover.

Distributed every Wednesday throughout East Bristol and North East Somerset.

Local news as it happens, on line and via the app.

Established in 2008.

Bikes and charity collection boxes stolen during break-in at Warmley Wheelers

There was a break-in at Warmley Wheelers on Wednesday when two specialist bikes and charity boxes were stolen. The cycling scheme, which has a container next to the Bristol & Bath Railway Path, gives people with health conditions and supported …

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  • Star Stephen Merchant lends his support to South Glos libraries

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    Hanham-born comedian, writer, director, actor and presenter Stephen Merchant has teamed up with South Gloucestershire Council to promote the library service. Stephen, whose TV series The Outlaws is currently on BBC, has recorded a number of announcements for the libraries’ Open Access …

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  • Shoplifter jailed for assault on Big Issue seller

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    A 32-year-old man who assaulted a teenager selling The Big Issue after she challenged him for shoplifting has been jailed for 44 weeks. Ashley Stephen Payne, of Fishponds, was sentenced at Bristol Magistrates’ Court after admitting 23 offences, including assault …

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  • Four sentenced following investigation into large-scale cocaine supply

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    Four members of an organised crime group – including the leader from Barrs Court – have been sentenced for their roles in supplying huge amounts of cocaine in the West Country following an investigation by the South West Regional Organised …

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  • Saltford’s Giuseppe is crowned Bake Off champion

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    Giuseppe Dell’Anno from Saltford has been crowned the winner of Channel 4’s Great British Bake Off. The 45-year-old engineer, who hails from Italy and is married with three young sons, took the coveted cake stand trophy in the final of …

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