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February 01 2019

'Ethical' litter firm to hand out fines across Bath and North East Somerset

An “ethical” litter enforcement firm has been awarded a contract to hand out fines to those caught dropping rubbish in Bath and North East Somerset’s streets and parks. .. Read More


February 01 2019

Keynsham Town Council sets budget amid park funding concerns

Keynsham town councillors have voted to raise the council tax precept by two per cent from April, partly in a bid to avoid a spending crisis over refurbishing Keynsham’s play areas in the coming years. .. Read More


February 01 2019

Castle Primary has 'long journey ahead' but Ofsted praises school's 'effective action'

Ofsted has found “effective action” is being taken to improve Castle Primary School, where the latest league tables published in December showed only 17 per cent of pupils reached the Government’s expected standard in the SATs exams held last summer. .. Read More


February 01 2019 Last Leg star Josh Widdicombe brings laughs to Keynsham's B Block

Last Leg star Josh Widdicombe brings laughs to Keynsham's B Block

Diners at Keynsham’s B Block enjoyed a side order of laughter with their pizza when the restaurant hosted some familiar faces from the comedy scene for a special gig last month. .. Read More


February 01 2019

'Time-wasting' bid for 200 new homes in Keynsham is rejected

Campaigners have praised planning chiefs for resisting “unreasonable pressure” from a developer hoping to get permission to build 200 homes between Keynsham and Saltford. .. Read More


February 01 2019

Team behind Keynsham poppy cascade launch new craft club

A new craft club has been launched following the success of Keynsham in Bloom’s stunning knitted poppy cascade last year. .. Read More


February 01 2019

Environment Agency 'considers action' after oil spill on Avon near Keynsham

A diesel spillage in the River Avon near Hanham and Keynsham left residents complaining of headaches... Read More


February 01 2019 Keynsham Chicks appeal for new knitters to get cracking this Easter

Keynsham Chicks appeal for new knitters to get cracking this Easter

Organisers of the annual Keynsham Chicks knitting project have hatched a plan to raise even more funds for charity this year. .. Read More


February 01 2019 Sheep sanctuary founder searching for new home for 'Smallest Flock'

Sheep sanctuary founder searching for new home for 'Smallest Flock'

A woman who has been running a sheep sanctuary at Compton Dando for several years is hoping to find a piece of land closer to her home to care for her animals. .. Read More


February 01 2019 'Ironman' challenge for Fry Club Junior footballers from Keynsham

'Ironman' challenge for Fry Club Junior footballers from Keynsham

Three young footballers from Keynsham are taking on an Ironman-style challenge to help both their club and a local children’s charity. .. Read More