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Ready for our star role

WATCH THIS SPACE: This ia a big month for Downend. The bunting is in place  - so all that's needed now is our Gromit sculpture. To find out more about the 2018 trail, turn to Page 30


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Sibling chivalry!

A YOUNGSTER from Downend is taking on the challenging Beacon to Beach run in Minehead in support of his little sister... Read More

June 26 2018

Musical maestro

A TALENTED young musician will perform at the Cleeve Singers Concert this month... Read More

June 26 2018

Library smart card scheme ‘in danger of hitting the rocks’

A scheme to allow people to use libraries using a smart card is “in danger of hitting the rocks,” it has been claimed... Read More

June 26 2018

Pedal power at the double

LAURA Green, a nurse at the Bristol Children’s Hospital, cycled 430km over four days from Bristol to Paris in June as part of a big team from the Above & Beyond charity... Read More