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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

A new two-day beer festival will take place in a few months time - and all of the profits raised will be donated to charity.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

With Christmas little more than six weeks away, some lovely gifts were on sale at the weekend to help shoppers seeking a bargain.

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Building work to prevent a village from battling floodwater year after year will recommence next week.

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Monday, May 7, 2018

Lots of laughs are expected in Wrington next week.

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Saturday, April 14, 2018

Plans to build a footpath from a housing estate into the centre of Wrington have been revealed.

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Monday, March 26, 2018

A road in Wrington will be shut next week.

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Friday, February 9, 2018

The green light has been given to turn Wrington's Old Chemist Shop into a home.

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Friday, January 12, 2018

A Wrington brewery firm enjoyed an 'excellent' end to 2017.

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Sunday, December 17, 2017

Council downplays countryside housing destruction fears

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wrington's annual Dickensian Fair drew a large crowd to the village on Friday evening.

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Saturday, December 2, 2017

A developer has been given permission to build dozens of homes on the edge of Wrington, despite villagers' concerns over flooding risks, a lack of school places and not enough jobs in the area.

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

A nursery, which opened last year, has been rated good following its first inspection.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Plans to close Wrington's GP surgery will be discussed this evening (Wednesday).

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

North Somerset Council says it remains opposed to a scheme to build almost 60 homes on the edge of Wrington, despite pulling out of a planning inquiry into the project.

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Sunday, October 8, 2017

A village GP surgery could be closed down as medics fear it is not big enough.

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Sunday, September 24, 2017

Wrington villagers will be able to address a housing inspector ahead of a ruling which will determine whether 59 homes can be built at Coxs Green.

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Friday, September 22, 2017

Roadworks will be taking place in three villages over the coming weeks.

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017

'One of the best ever' Wrington shows was enjoyed by hundreds of villagers on Saturday afternoon.

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Saturday, August 5, 2017

A new flood defence scheme in Wrington has won planning permission.

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Saturday, July 8, 2017

Plans to build almost 60 homes in a village will be decided by a housing inspector in September after North Somerset Council took too long to decide.

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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Hangings and royalty aren't usually topics people would associate with the quiet village of Wrington - but a new photography exhibition set up by villagers is aiming to shed light on the community's fascinating past.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

A housing developer is hoping to build more than two dozen homes in a North Somerset village, on a site where it has already applied to build almost 60 houses.

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Sunday, March 5, 2017

Villagers in a flood-hit part of North Somerset have warned plans to build 59 homes in their community are dangerous and unsustainable.

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

A barn in a North Somerset village could be turned into holiday accommodation for Bristol Airport passengers.

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Thursday, February 2, 2017

The fate of an application which could see 59 houses built in a North Somerset village will now be decided by the Government's planning inspectorate - after North Somerset Council took too long to make up its mind.

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Monday, January 23, 2017

A North Somerset drama group will bring the Victorian age to life in its upcoming panto.

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Sunday, January 22, 2017

A North Somerset village - which is deemed to be the community 'most vulnerable' to flooding in the district - will receive an additional £40,000 investment in its flood defence programme.

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Tuesday, January 3, 2017

People living in Wrington are being encouraged to attend a meeting to discuss ways to protect the community from flooding in the future.

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

A village guiding group enjoyed a visit from Father Christmas at the weekend, who met well-behaved children and entertained visitors in his grotto.

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Children took to the water in a North Somerset village to learn vital survival skills, alongside raising money for charity.

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Thursday, September 8, 2016

People in Wrington were unfazed by torrential rain as they turned out to enjoy the village's annual show.

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Monday, August 22, 2016

Hundreds of people in Wrington turned out to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the village's annual youth week.

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Friday, August 12, 2016

A man accused of taking a gun into The Golden Lion pub in Wrington intending to endanger life has appeared in court.

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

A man has been charged with firing a gun and endangering life at a pub in Wrington.

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Monday, August 8, 2016

Two men have been arrested after a shotgun was fired in a Wrington pub last night (Sunday).

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Sunday, August 7, 2016

The centre of a North Somerset village was closed off this evening (Sunday), with villagers reporting a shooting had taken place inside a pub.

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Wednesday, July 6, 2016

North Somerset's MP, Dr Liam Fox, says plans to build 59 homes in Wrington are inappropriate and should not go ahead.

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Saturday, June 25, 2016

A developer's plan to build 83 houses in Wrington has been reduced after consultation with people living in the village.

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Friday, June 10, 2016

Villagers in Wrington have united against a developer's 'devastating' plan to build more than 80 homes in their community.

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Saturday, May 28, 2016

Bosses at the Somerset Coast branch of the YMCA say they are delighted after one of the charity's projects was nominated for an award just eight months after it opened.

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Sunday, May 8, 2016

Children at Wrington Primary School are hoping they will succeed in growing some extraordinary plants after they received seeds from space.

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Sunday, April 3, 2016

Fresh proposals to build more than 80 homes in 'greenfield, agricultural land' on the edge of a North Somerset village have been revealed.

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Saturday, April 2, 2016

A husband and wife duo who own a North Somerset brewery say they are delighted after winning a prestigious award for one of their ales.

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Firefighters were called to a fire in Wrington kitchen last night (Monday).

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Sunday, February 14, 2016

A former headteacher has died at the age of 95.

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Friday, January 29, 2016

Children in a North Somerset village took the spirit of the wild into school with them as they enjoyed a jungle-themed lunch.

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Thursday, January 28, 2016

Budding politicians at a village primary school were visited by North Somerset's MP Dr Liam Fox.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

The glitz and glamour of the theatre is set to come to Wrington as the village's drama club adds the finishing touches to its latest production.

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Wednesday, December 23, 2015

A BREWERY based in North Somerset has won a medal in an international competition.

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Monday, December 21, 2015

VILLAGERS in Wrington were not left disappointed when they turned out to enjoy a Dickensian fair.

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