Back Issues in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Issue 505 – 20th Dec 2017

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    There’s more pressure on the trustees of the Hanham sports ground to clarify their intentions as the agent who had the land removed from the schedule of green spaces claims he did so on behalf of the owners. Saltford Post …

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  • Issue 504 – 13 Dec 2017

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    MP Chris Skidmore has called on the trustees to make a clear statement about the future of Hanham Cricket Club after a developer claims they are willing to sell it. Roads Minister Jesse Norman says he was referring to Lyde …

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  • Issue 503 – 06 Dec 2017

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    NatWest announces the closure of branches in Keynsham and Hanham. Keynsham residents meet with the police to discuss ways of dealing with the spike in anti-social behaviour in the area. Plans to redevelop the Kings Chase shopping centre in Kingswood …

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  • Issue 502 – 29 Nov 2017

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    Plans go on show for the new road junction for Somerdale in Keynsham while the controversial ‘no left turn’ trial at Bromley Heath is extended by a week. There’s dismay in Hanham as the cricket club is removed from South …

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  • Issue 501 – 22 Nov 2017

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    Keynsham Town Council is calling for a coordinated response to a rise in anti-social behaviour in the town recently. There is shock at news that Hanham Woods Academy has been rated ‘inadequate’ following a recent Oftsted inspection and there’s adverse …

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  • Issue 500 – 15 Nov 2017

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    A significant milestone for The Week In this week and for Keynsham Town Community Radio which has been granted a broadcast licence by Ofcom. A new road layout through the Bromley Heath viaduct works came into effect this week – …

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  • Issue 499 – 08 Nov 2017

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    Hanham suffers at the hands of ‘reckless’ teenagers stoning vehicles and letting off fireworks. Keynsham residents will soon get to see the latest plans for the vehicle access to the Somerdale site and Kingswood’s MP tells of his concerns over …

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  • Issue 498 – 01 Nov 2017

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    Mystery surrounds the sudden closure of a Keynsham-based waste reprocessing plant which was part of a £9m scheme to generate electricity through anaerobic digestion. There’s more anger in Bitton at the state of the roads due to construction lorries from …

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  • Issue 497 – 25 Oct 2017

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    The West of England can’t achieve its house building target without building on the Green Belt. The final draft of the Joint Spatial Plan identifies 105,000 needed by 2036. Former Bristol Rovers Chairman and local businessman Geoff Dunford died at …

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  • Issue 496 – 18 Oct 2017

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    Keynsham and Downend are celebrating success at this year’s South West in Bloom awards. Bitton residents are fed up with mud on the roads from the new housing development while more details of possible transport infrastructure projects are revealed by …

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