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Ofsted home education in reports Feb 2017

Ofsted published inspection reports for 9 LAs between December 2016 and February 2017: South Gloucestershire, Leicestershire, Rutland, East Riding, Sutton, York, Worcestershire, Havering and Tameside. All except 2 (which were both rated GOOD) mentioned home education. 487 more words

Severn Beach Walk - Attempt No.2

Saturday 3rd December 2016

My first walk in December was a second attempt at a partial-fail dating back over three-and-a-half years.

With minimal daylight hours, the mileage was fair. 1,690 more words


Fancy being the new Metro Mayor?

Fancy your chances at being elected a ‘Metro Mayor’ for the West of England?

This new role has been created as part of the 1 billion pound devolution deal Bath and North East Somerset, Bristol and South Gloucestershire authorities have done with the Government. 148 more words


Real Time Information Maintenance Services ~BCC Tender Opportunity

Bristol City Council, on behalf of the West of England Authorities (Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol City, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire council’s); is seeking to run a Soft Market Testing Exercise (SMTE) for Real Time Information (RTI) system contract. 107 more words

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The Fox Inn, Old Down: A perfect pub garden to spend a sunny, summer afternoon with kids

If you are ever wanting to spend an hour or two on a hot Summer’s afternoon sitting in a country pub garden watching your kids play, the Fox Inn in Old Down is lovely. 195 more words


Facing up to economic facts - which way should B&NES look?

Are we in or are we out? Sounds like Brexit versus Stronger in Europe – but this time around we are referring to the growing debate about whether or not B&NES signs up to the government’s devolution deal for the West of England. 382 more words


Ominous nimbus

Four seasons in one day. In fact preseason could be a fifth. Bright sunshine and heavy showers (often at the same time) provide the backdrop for players to getting back into the swing of things. 62 more words