Back Issues in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Issue 645 – 16 Sept 2020

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    Whole year groups sent home from local schools after positive COVID-19 tests – just days after the start of term.  The owners of a Kingswood eyesore building are fined once again over its appearance and the Government’s plans to change …

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  • Issue 644 – 09 Sept 2020

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    The prospect of a bridge across the River Avon to Saltford is under consideration once more. Tributes are paid to a well-known local councillor who died at the weekend and students living in South Gloucestershire are unable to get to …

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  • Issue 643 – 02 Sept 2020

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    EE customers without service for 10 days after problems with the Mangotsfield mast. Schools, colleges and transport operators gear up for the return and local folk are honoured in Warmley. Download Issue 643

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  • Issue 642 – 26 Aug 2020

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    Joy over GCSE results, B&Q in Longwell Green has to close after staff test positive for COVID-19 and a pair of Gandhi’s glasses sells for £260,000 at auction in Hanham. Download Issue 642

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  • Issue 641 – 19 Aug 2020

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    A-level students are praised for their resilience amid the results chaos.Views are sought on a 300-home development at Brislington Meadows and VJ Day is marked at venues across the region.  Download Issue 641

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  • Issue 640 – 12 Aug 2020

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    There are concerns about boats mooring again at Mead Lane in Saltford despite the ban introduced because of fears that the riverbank could collapse. Bristol Rovers Supporters JFC have been denied an alcohol licence at the ground they lease in …

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  • Issue 639 – 05 Aug 2020

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    Planning applications go in for commercial development and over 200 houses on either side of the A4 in Keynsham. There are concerns over plans for a 20m telecoms mast in Stockwood and another old Kingswood pub is set to become …

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  • Issue 638 – 29 Jul 2020

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    Work to start on the Wraxall Road ‘throughabout’ project on the A4174 ring road. A positive reaction to new plans for Kingswood town centre and the Wellsway School bus service from Longwell Green is axed. Download Issue 638

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  • Issue 637 – 22 Jul 2020

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    Keynsham High Street one week after pedestrianisation. Planning disputes in Bitton and arguments over staff pay at S. Glos Council. Download Issue 637  

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  • Issue 636 – 15 Jul 2020

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    A Saltford Airbnb owner appeals a council planning refusal, urgent repairs required at a Kingswood primary school and as Keynsham introduces traffic restrictions for social distancing – Staple Hill withdraws them. Download Issue 636

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