Back Issues in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Issue 707 – 01 Dec 2021

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    Four members of an organised crime group – including two from Barrs Court – have been sentenced for their roles in supplying huge amounts of cocaine following an investigation by the South West Regional Organised Crime Unit. Saltford’s Giuseppe Dell’Anno …

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  • Issue 706 – 24 Nov 2021

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    Concerns about the impact of a new Keynsham industrial estate on local residents and the already congested A4 Bath Road are troubling councillors who’ve delayed a decision on whether to grant planning permission. South Glos Council has made more changes …

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  • Issue 705 – 17 Nov 2021

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    “Greenwashing’ accusations following Keynsham food waste exhibition. South Gloucestershire Council defends spending £800,000 on ring road project as the first crash occurs on the new Wraxall Road junction. Ceremonies take place across the region to mark Remembrance Sunday. Download Issue …

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  • Issue 704 – 10 Nov 2021

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    South Gloucestershire Council halts plans for junction improvements along the A4174 Ring Road. A petition has been started by residents in Bitton to highlight the “excessive” noise pollution from the increasing number of events being held across the river at …

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  • Issue 703 – 03 Nov 2021

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    People are having their say in their hundreds on the new throughabout at Warmley. There will be free parking on Saturdays in council-owned car parks in Keynsham in December in an attempt to compensate for the usual Christmas embargo on …

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  • Issue 702 – 27 Oct 2021

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    Residents on the Somerdale estate in Keynsham have lost their expected convenience shop and look set to lose their awaited riverside café too. The new Ring Road throughabout at Warmley – with its 26 traffic lights – opened on Monday. …

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  • Issue 701 – 20 Oct 2021

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    Residents in Keynsham are being asked how they would like Temple Street to look in the future as design plans go out to public consultation. The campaign to save Keynsham’s direct trains to London Waterloo gathers speed. South Glos Council …

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  • Issue 700 – 13 Oct 2021

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    In this our 700th issue, a campaign is under way to fight the decision to stop through trains from Keynsham to London Waterloo from mid-December. Expect major disruption between now until the week before Christmas as traffic calming and road …

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  • Issue 699 – 06 Oct 2021

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    A new pool and leisure centre at the heart of Kingswood’s town centre regeneration? S. Glos Council admits to an error in the plans for the Wraxall Road roundabout and a Keynsham pub can keep its outside bar which it …

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  • Issue 698 – 29 Sep 2021

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    A father from Warmley has been jailed for life for murdering his baby son. A Keynsham shop has been ram raided and there’s a warning that the lovely floral displays in Kingswood town centre may not be there next year. …

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