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Gazette
Campaigners call for action on hospital plan for Frenchay siteabout his current involvement in the Frenchay site, Mr Lopresti said: “I will b
Gazette / Posted 51 minutes ago
about his current involvement in the Frenchay site, Mr Lopresti said: “I will be writing to the Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire clinical commissioning groups (CCG), ahead of the publication of their urgent options... Read more
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Gazette
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 17 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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guardian-series
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
guardian-series / Posted 17 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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Harrow Times
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
Harrow Times / Posted 17 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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This is West Country
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
This is West Country / Posted 17 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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Gazette News
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
Gazette News / Posted 17 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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Bolton News
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
Bolton News / Posted 18 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 18 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 18 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
EveningTimes Online / Posted 18 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
Croydon Guardian / Posted 18 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 18 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Reactor designs for new nuclear power stations get go-ahead(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
(ABWR) designed by Hitachi planned for Horizon Nuclear Power’s plants at Wylfa on Anglesey and in Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire. Horizon chief executive Duncan Hawthorne said: “This is a huge milestone for Horizon and a major leap... Read more
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Gazette
Initiative backed in Olveston highlights benefits of trees and woodlandsof the parish council’s biodiversity committee along with local schoolchildren.
Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
of the parish council’s biodiversity committee along with local schoolchildren. Olveston is the first parish council in South Gloucestershire to have a project specifically promoting biodiversity. Richard Lloyd, of Olveston Parish Council,... Read more
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Gazette
Chipping Sodbury triumph after 24-0 half-time leadback and came to within a converted try of levelling matters only to fall short
Gazette / Posted yesterday
back and came to within a converted try of levelling matters only to fall short with Sodbury winning 24-17. And now the South Gloucestershire outfit will face a considerable challenge when they travel to fourth-placed Longlevens on Saturday with... Read more
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Gazette
Majority of schools in Gloucestershire to open after two days of snow and iceMANY schools in Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire will be opening today
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
MANY schools in Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire will be opening today after two days of snow and ice. More than 50 schools in Gloucestershire closed on Monday due to snow, and yesterday, dozens of schools remained closed. Today, just... Read more
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Gazette
Weather warnings as snow falls across regionthe region is covered in a blanket of snow this morning, with "yellow" weather
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
the region is covered in a blanket of snow this morning, with "yellow" weather warnings issued across Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire. The Met Office says there will be heavy snow and strong winds today, warning that rural areas could... Read more
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Gazette
Weather December 12: Severe weather warning for ice in placethe morning but it will remain bitterly cold. Rain is likely through this even
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
the morning but it will remain bitterly cold. Rain is likely through this evening and into tonight. The Met Office's yellow warning is in place for the entirety of Gloucestershire and for most of Wiltshire and South Gloucestershire un... Read more
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Gazette
Man sentenced to 16 years in prison for child sex offencesA SOUTH Gloucestershire man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for child
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
A SOUTH Gloucestershire man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for child sex offences. David Le Cras, 61, of Worthing Road, Patchway, appeared at Bristol Crown Court on Thursday, December 7. He admitted to 23 counts in total, including five... Read more
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Gazette
Gritters are out in South GloucestershireSOUTH Gloucestershire Council's gritters are out spreading salt on the region's
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
SOUTH Gloucestershire Council's gritters are out spreading salt on the region's roads this afternoon, and will continue throughout the evening. Rain, sleet and snow are creating difficult conditions, with temperatures not getting above 0 degrees... Read more
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Gazette
Weather warnings as snow falls across regionof the region is covered in a blanket of snow this morning, with yellow weather
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
of the region is covered in a blanket of snow this morning, with yellow weather warnings issued across Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire. The Met Office says there will be heavy snow and strong winds today, warning that rural areas could... Read more
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Gazette
Housing association in partnership talksSOUTH Gloucestershire-based housing association Merlin is in formal talks to cr
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
SOUTH Gloucestershire-based housing association Merlin is in formal talks to create a partnership which will expand its operating area, improving the lives of nearly 100,000 customers every year and delivering the largest housing association-led new... Read more
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Gazette
As snow heads to the region, motorists advised to be prepared.to be prepared. The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings, for snow an
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
to be prepared. The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings, for snow and for wind, in parts of Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire tomorrow (Sunday). And Highways England is urging drivers to keep a close eye on the weather forecast... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Clause 164 is an odious threat to press freedomwe end up in a care home where the staff are untrained, uncaring or even abusiv
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
we end up in a care home where the staff are untrained, uncaring or even abusive. In 2011, the BBC Panorama team went to South Gloucestershire and spent five weeks filming what was happening at the Winterbourne View private hospital in Hambrook.... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Patients urged to order medication ahead of Christmas breakrepeat prescriptions ahead of Christmas. To send a link to this page you must
Weston Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
repeat prescriptions ahead of Christmas. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. North Somerset, Bristol and South Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are urging people not to leave it late to order medication before... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Parents and students warned after ‘explicit’ video goes viralthe sharing of an explicit video which in a week has gone viral and has made it
Weston Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
the sharing of an explicit video which in a week has gone viral and has made its way onto the devices of some children at South Gloucestershire and Somerset secondary schools. “We believe some students may also have been sent and have viewed this... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Three new villages could raise £5.4million in tax for cash-strapped councilare already paid for?” North Somerset Council has produced the JSP alongside o
Weston Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
are already paid for?” North Somerset Council has produced the JSP alongside other West of England authorities in Bristol, South Gloucestershire and Bath and North East Somerset to set out development aims – including allocating sites for 25,000... Read more
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Gazette
Council reverses decision to to block left turn at Bromley Heath Viaduct after just two daysa left turn at traffic lights at Bromley Heath Viaduct has been reversed, just
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
a left turn at traffic lights at Bromley Heath Viaduct has been reversed, just two days after it was announced. On Monday, South Gloucestershire Council said that the left turn from Winterbourne at Hambrook traffic lights (B4058 Bristol Road) would... Read more
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Gazette
7,000 affordable homes to be built in GloucestershireGloucestershire over the next decade however that is a fraction of what is desp
Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Gloucestershire over the next decade however that is a fraction of what is desperately needed. Midlands-based Bromford and South Gloucestershire based Merlin hope to jointly deliver the largest housing association-led new homes programme throughout... Read more
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Gazette
Planning Department Weekly ListThe following planning applications were registered with South Gloucestershire
Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
The following planning applications were registered with South Gloucestershire Council between 27.11.17 and 3.12.17. Almondsbury: Willow Dene, 27 Hortham Lane, erection of single storey side and rear extensions to form integral garage and... Read more
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Gazette
Ecotricity turns on England's last onshore wind park based in Alvestonkilled off by government policy” which blocks all new developments. The compan
Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
killed off by government policy” which blocks all new developments. The company’s new three windmill site at Alveston, South Gloucestershire next to the M5 motorway will provide enough electricity to power more than 3,000 homes for the next 30... Read more
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Gazette
Thornbury library move given go-aheadcouncillors voted unanimously in favour of the proposal. The facility’s fate w
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
councillors voted unanimously in favour of the proposal. The facility’s fate was decided following lively debate at a South Gloucestershire Council cabinet meeting on Monday. The proposal put forward by Conservatives on the council to move... Read more
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Weston Mercury
North Somerset healthcare group lands contract to give flu vaccines across regionSomerset Community Partnership (NSCP) will be the lead provider of flu immunisa
Weston Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
Somerset Community Partnership (NSCP) will be the lead provider of flu immunisations in schools across Bristol and South Gloucestershire from June 2018. The NSCP already provides the flu vaccine at schools in North Somerset where last year... Read more
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Gazette
Outrage as Thornbury Hospital redevelopment plans go back to the drawing boardpotential timetable for the new-look hospital to re-open in autumn 2019 was inc
Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
potential timetable for the new-look hospital to re-open in autumn 2019 was included in the report drawn up by the South Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), South Gloucestershire Council, North Bristol NHS Trust and Sirona... Read more
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Gazette
Special school celebrates high praise from Ofsted after 'outstanding' inspectionby the outstanding report and offered a huge well done to all the pupils and st
Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
by the outstanding report and offered a huge well done to all the pupils and staff for their hard work. Cllr Toby Savage, South Gloucestershire Council’s education cabinet member, congratulated the school for their “fantastic” rating, saying it... Read more
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Gazette
Planning department weekly listTHE following applications have been received by South Gloucestershire Council
Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
THE following applications have been received by South Gloucestershire Council between 20.11.17 and 26.11.17. Almondsbury: Heather Jones, 6 Glebe Road, silver birch and ash – fell, eucalyptus and paperback maple – crown reduce to leave a finished... Read more
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Gazette
Warehouse in Yate still smoking five weeks after fire took holdwish to be named, added: “The smoke is filling the air, making unpleasant condi
Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
wish to be named, added: “The smoke is filling the air, making unpleasant conditions for everyone working in the area. A South Gloucestershire Council spokeswoman said: "While the odour and smoke may be unpleasant, the direct risk to public... Read more
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Gazette
Warehouse still smoking five weeks after blaze took holdwish to be named, added: “The smoke is filling the air, making unpleasant condi
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
wish to be named, added: “The smoke is filling the air, making unpleasant conditions for everyone working in the area South Gloucestershire Council said: "While the odour and smoke may be unpleasant, the direct risk to public health remains... Read more
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Gazette
Decision on relocation of Thornbury library to be made next weekCOUNCILLORS in South Gloucestershire are set to make a decision on whether Thor
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
COUNCILLORS in South Gloucestershire are set to make a decision on whether Thornbury’s library will be relocated. The plan, put forward by Conservatives on South Gloucestershire Council, would see the facility move to Turnberrie’s Community Centre... Read more
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Gazette
Warehouse still smoking a month after blaze took holdthis and related investigations are complete, the planned demolition and safe a
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
this and related investigations are complete, the planned demolition and safe access can take place.” A spokesperson for South Gloucestershire Council said: "Environmental health officers are continuing to work with the owners of the Beeches... Read more
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Gazette
Outrage as Thornbury Hospital redevelopment plans go back to the drawing boardpotential timetable for the new-look hospital to re-open in autumn 2019 was inc
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
potential timetable for the new-look hospital to re-open in autumn 2019 was included in the report drawn up by the South Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), South Gloucestershire Council, North Bristol NHS Trust and Sirona... Read more
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Daily Mail
Harry and Meghan will marry at Windsor Castle in MAYof his cousin Zara Tindle and his aunt Princess Anne. Luckington is located ju
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
of his cousin Zara Tindle and his aunt Princess Anne. Luckington is located just 18 miles from Bristol on the Wiltshire-South Gloucestershire border. The village and its surrounding towns are filled with large, remote homes that often come with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Will THIS be Meghan and Harry's country love nest?of his cousin Zara Tindle and his aunt Princess Anne. Luckington is located ju
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
of his cousin Zara Tindle and his aunt Princess Anne. Luckington is located just 18 miles from Bristol on the Wiltshire-South Gloucestershire border. The village and its surrounding towns are filled with large, remote homes that often come with... Read more
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Gazette
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be moving to Cotswold mansion on South Gloucestershire-Wiltshire border after tying the knotengaged couple could be looking to move to the West Country, with a mansion in
Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
engaged couple could be looking to move to the West Country, with a mansion in the village of Luckington, on the border of South Gloucestershire and Wiltshire, not far from the likes of Chipping Sodbury, Malmesbury and Cirencester. The property it... Read more
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Gazette
Decision on relocation of Thornbury library to be made next weekCOUNCILLORS in South Gloucestershire are set to make a decision on whether Thor
Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
COUNCILLORS in South Gloucestershire are set to make a decision on whether Thornbury’s library will be relocated. The plan, put forward by Conservatives on South Gloucestershire Council, would see the facility move to Turnberrie’s Community Centre... Read more
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Gazette
Fly-tipper fined almost £1,900 after pleading guilty in courtA 25-YEAR-OLD man has been fined almost £1,900 by a court after being found gui
Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
A 25-YEAR-OLD man has been fined almost £1,900 by a court after being found guilty of fly-tipping in South Gloucestershire. Johnny Brinkley, aged 25, of Barley Mow Lane in St Albans, was prosecuted by South Gloucestershire Council’s environmental... Read more
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