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Severn Way: Aust to Oldbury-on-Severn

Saturday 20th January 2017

This was an opportunity for me to fill in one of the local gaps along the Severn Way long-distance footpath. In December, I’d walked north from Oldbury-on-Severn and in previous years, I’ve walked as far north as Aust. 1,257 more words

Long Distance Footpath

Libraries in the news | 26 Nov 2017


Volunteers crack running a library,  just six weeks in, in South Gloucestershire,

Lambeth’s still-closed Carnegie Library,

And Lancashire plans to reopen Whalley Library…. 93 more words

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Spotting the signs of child exploitation

What if I’m wrong? What can I do anyway? Who would I tell? It’s these types of questions a safeguarding consultant has the answers to. Sue Wheeler works in the South Gloucester area training and advising on what to do if you sense a young person is in trouble… 785 more words


Libraries in the news | 18 Nov 2017


Northamptonshire’s consultation = run the library or we’ll close it

South Glos shut down user group ahead of plan to move library to community centre, 77 more words

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Libraries in the news | 16 Nov 2017


Libraries in Kirklees under threat AGAIN,

Library user group ousted by South Glos, just as further changes are proposed,

Plans for One-Stop-Shop in Bath passes scrutiny, 86 more words

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An Autumn Country Walk with Kids through Old Sodbury

Sometimes it’s good to escape the city and get away from it all for a few hours. That’s exactly what we did last weekend when we decided to go on a country walk with the kids in Old Sodbury, a little village in South Gloucestershire. 241 more words