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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


The Ship Field

Adjacent to the Ship Inn, The Ship Field has been home to Thornbury Cricket Club since 1871, soon after two local clubs merged under the influence of WG Grace’s older brother Edward Mills Grace. 53 more words