News in Bristol & NE Somerset - The Week In

  • Inquiries continue to trace Klaudia

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    Police today said that inquiries are continuing to find missing Kingswood woman Klaudia Jaselska. They have a confirmed sighting of her on CCTV footage in Two Mile Hill at about 8.25am on Sunday (12th July). The 30-year-old uses a cashpoint …

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  • Appeal to find missing Klaudia

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    Police today said they are growing concerned for a 30-year-old woman from Kingswood who has been missing since 5am yesterday. They say that Klaudia Jaselska’s disappearance is out of character. She is described as white, 5ft 5in, with blue eyes …

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  • Controversial High Street restrictions in Staple Hill will be removed on Sunday

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    South Gloucestershire Council has today announced that it is changing the controversial traffic scheme it introduced in Staple Hill High Street two weeks ago. With lockdown restrictions easing, the changes were introduced with the idea of enabling people to shop …

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  • Council launches consultation over plans for two new schools in Lyde Green

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    South Gloucestershire Council says it wants to hear the views of local residents about its proposals for two more schools for the growing Lyde Green estate. As part of the plans for the development of Lyde Green, the council agreed …

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  • Robber steals sweets in knifepoint robbery in Redfield

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    Police want talk to this man following a knifepoint robbery in Redfield. The incident happened yesterday (Tuesday) at approximately 11.20am. A man walked into a shop on Church Road and threatened a member of staff with a knife before stealing …

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  • 1,000 people turned away from rave in Warmley

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    Police say that multiple unlicensed music events were prevented and several large gatherings were disrupted across the force area over the weekend, including a rave in Warmley. The unlicensed music event was about to take place in an industrial unit …

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  • Police officers hurt and a man is arrested after ‘incident’ in Willsbridge

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    A man was arrested following an incident in Caldicot Close in Willsbridge yesterday in which two police officers were injured. South Western Ambulance Service have confirmed that they attended a private address in Willsbridge following a call at 9.46am. Avon …

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  • Rogue traders jailed for fraudulent home improvement work

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    A South Gloucestershire father has been jailed for three years and his son given an 18-month sentence for their involvement in a number of fraudulent home improvement businesses whose victims were often elderly or vulnerable residents. David Jones, 69, and …

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  • Social distancing measures now in place in Staple Hill – but are they too late?

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    A four-week trial is under way in Staple Hill from today with changes to the High Street designed to enable people to shop in a safe environment and keep to social distancing guidelines. Traffic signals have been installed on the High …

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  • Meet the rising country music star from Hanham

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    A teenager from Hanham is wowing country music fans with her songs. Kelsey Bovey channels her experience of being bullied at school into her music. The country-pop singer-songwriter released her appropriately titled new EP – Not Scared Anymore – on …

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