News Types in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Homes England consults public on draft masterplan for Kleeneze site in Hanham

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    Homes England is staging a public consultation event into redevelopment plans for the former Kleeneze site in Hanham. The Government agency has drawn up proposals for the brownfield site off Anstey’s Road, which is just under six acres and has …

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  • Appeal for witnesses and CCTV and dashcam footage following Brislington stabbing

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    Police are seeking witnesses and CCTV footage following a stabbing incident in Brislington today. Specialist firearms officers were deployed to School Road at around 2pm following reports that a male in his late teens, who was the front seat passenger …

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  • Redevelopment plans for Chief Trading Post site in Oldland include 40 homes and a doctors’ surgery

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    Plans to redevelop the Chief Trading Post nurseries and farm shop site in Oldland Common have been unveiled, with 40 homes proposed, plus a doctors’ surgery and a learning disability residential centre. The existing buildings and structures at Barry Road …

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  • Appeal for information after serious crash in Fishponds

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    Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage after a collision involving a pedestrian and a bus in Fishponds. Officers were called by the ambulance service to attend the collision on Fishponds Road at 4.30pm yesterday. A woman in her …

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  • £30m improvements revealed for five Ring Road junctions

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    Plans for £30m of improvements to five junctions on the A4174 Ring Road between Lyde Green and Longwell Green have been revealed. The five junctions are Lyde Green Roundabout, the Rosary Roundabout (also known as the Emersons Green Roundabout), Siston …

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  • Car smashes through a wall of Keynsham Ambulance Station

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    A car has smashed through a wall of Keynsham Ambulance Station. A crew from Hicks Gate Fire Station were called out earlier this morning after the incident at the ambulance base in West View Road. Writing on their Twitter page, …

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  • 5G mast plan for Soundwell Road

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    There are plans to erect a 5G mast measuring 18 metres high on the pavement next to a block of flats in Soundwell. H3G UK is asking South Gloucestershire Council whether the prior approval of the authority will be required …

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  • B&NES Council U-turn as controversial waste charges are put on hold 

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    Bath & North East Somerset Council leader Kevin Guy last night announced that the council is putting on hold planned charges for rubble, plasterboard and tyres at its recycling centres – and looking at finding alternative savings to balance the …

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  • Council steps in to buy Kings Chase Shopping Centre for £10m

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    South Gloucestershire Council has bought Kings Chase Shopping Centre and car park for £10m in a major step towards its regeneration vision for the town centre. The centre is anchored by Sainsbury’s and Wilko, and has other high street names …

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  • Hanham Athletic Football Club hold consultation over long lease plans

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    Hanham Athletic Football Club have announced plans to secure a 20-year lease from South Gloucestershire Council for the running and maintenance of the facilities at Vicarage Road. HAFC have been in existence since 1896 and the club have been based …

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