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April 29 2019 Community to the rescue after Keynsham Mencap's 'lifeline' bus is vandalised

Community to the rescue after Keynsham Mencap's 'lifeline' bus is vandalised

A charity that suffered a “heartbreaking blow” after its minibus was vandalised has thanked the Keynsham community for coming to the rescue in its hour of need... Read More


April 29 2019 Volunteers roll up sleeves to start work on creating town centre nature reserve in Keynsham

Volunteers roll up sleeves to start work on creating town centre nature reserve in Keynsham

Work to create a nature reserve in the heart of Keynsham got under way last month – with volunteers even recovering a pond created around 30 years ago... Read More


April 29 2019 A golden opportunity for the 'Dando bird'

A golden opportunity for the 'Dando bird'

An eighteenth-century weathervane that is a familiar sight on top of a local church has been taken away for a new coat of gold, writes Ros Anstey... Read More


April 29 2019 Professionals drop in for a day of demos and fun at Keynsham skate park

Professionals drop in for a day of demos and fun at Keynsham skate park

Keynsham’s skate park welcomed professional skateboarders and BMX riders for a day-long event during which young residents were asked for their views on the town’s parks, play areas and activities... Read More


April 29 2019 History society to record local memories of Keynsham and Saltford for radio broadcasts

History society to record local memories of Keynsham and Saltford for radio broadcasts

Local historians are hoping to record memories to produce spoken history pieces for local radio – and they are calling on residents to get involved. .. Read More


April 29 2019

Keynsham supermarket puts recycling scheme to the test

A Keynsham supermarket has become one of the first in the country to test a new recycling scheme – just over a year after it was the first to be targeted in an anti-plastic campaign that spread around the world... Read More


April 29 2019

Annual Keynsham duck race off after 23 years

For the first time in 23 years, Keynsham’s annual charity duck race will not be taking place this summer, organisers have confirmed... Read More


April 29 2019 Hilda Taylor raises a toast to a happy 100th with family and friends in Keynsham

Hilda Taylor raises a toast to a happy 100th with family and friends in Keynsham

A miner’s daughter who puts her longevity down to adopting a vegetarian diet “before it had even been invented” has just celebrated her 100th birthday at her Keynsham home... Read More


April 29 2019 Gardeners' association sponsors tree at Keynsham Memorial Park to mark end of an era

Gardeners' association sponsors tree at Keynsham Memorial Park to mark end of an era

Members of a club for local gardening enthusiasts which is closing down after 80 years have sponsored a tree in Keynsham Memorial Park. .. Read More


April 29 2019

Donated van keeps Keynsham Foodbank volunteers on the move

Volunteers at Keynsham Foodbank tasked with collecting donated food have been given a helping hand in the shape of a free van... Read More