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In the News (Thu 22 Aug 19)

  
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Before starting on the blitz of World War II, it should be remembered that although Bristol didn't suffer any material damage in WWI a lot of Bristolians gave their lives in the fighting.
In 1695 it was the Bristol Mint before becoming a hospital for the poor.
When I was growing up in Knowle in the 1960's we used to play in the old bomb craters, not realising what they were - or what they meant.
members.lycos.co.uk /brisray/bristol/blitz1.htm   (1056 words)

  
 Bristol Cancer Help Centre - Stop Press
The UK’s leading holistic cancer care charity, the Bristol Cancer Help Centre is running a series of relaxation sessions in Bristol for people with cancer, their supporters, and anyone wanting to improve their general health and wellbeing.
The Bristol Cancer Help Centre was founded in 1980 by the late Penny Brohn a woman living with cancer, and her great friend Pat Pilkington to support people living with cancer and those close to them.
Bristol Approach two day and Bristol Retreat five day residential courses at the Centre provide people affected by cancer with a unique programme of holistic care combining gentle complementary therapies, calming self-help techniques, practical advice on nutrition, and emotional support.
www.bristolcancerhelp.org /news/stoppress   (993 words)

  
 Knowledge West Health Park - a holistic approach to personal responsibility for fitness and health - Bristol, United ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Bristol is surrounded by prominent hills and the historic city centre has few river crossings and old narrow streets.
Bristol is now a major financial centre and has also acquired an internationally renowned reputation for the regeneration of its harbour, creating a wealth of new housing, employment, leisure and amenity activities.
The Knowle West Health Park represents a unique partnership between local people, health and local authorities, to develop and achieve better and more relevant services which can contribute to higher levels of good health amongst members of the Knowle West community and South Bristol as a whole.
www.who.dk /healthy-cities/documentation/20010917_5?language=german   (2432 words)

  
 Friends of Bristol Swans, Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
To relieve suffering and distress of wild birds in general and Mute Swans in particular within Bristol City Docks and surrounding areas, and to advance the education of the public about these birds and to enhance their understanding and raise their awareness.
Many are Bristol born and bred, the offspring of Fred and Frieda and their successors Emma and Nelson.
The Friends of Bristol Swans is a charity set up in 1997 to look after the swans and other water birds ands to educate the public about them and the important part they play in the environment.
www.bristolswans.org.uk /home.html   (392 words)

  
 Articles - Knowle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Knowle (IPA: [nɒʊl], or [nəʊl] in some older or RP speakers) is a small town in the West Midlands borough of Solihull, in England a few miles east of the town of Solihull.
Knowle has some fame as being the birthplace of the author John Wyndham.
Knowle does not have its own railway station, but there is one at nearby Dorridge on the Chiltern Main Line, and another a few miles north at Hampton-in-Arden on the Coventry-Birmingham (West Coast) line.
www.poncier.com /articles/Knowle   (166 words)

  
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Although many of Bristol's shattered buildings were subsequently repaired, other sites were completely cleared and various incongruous structures and inappropriate road systems constructed during the 1960's and 70's, a constant reminder of the destruction caused by the Luftwaffe.
HOBSON, Alma (58) of 31 Ringwood Crescent, Southmead, Bristol.
SHEARS, Louisa (65) of 74 Summermead, Bristol 3.
www.fishponds.freeuk.com /warmemor.htm   (11792 words)

  
 Leisure Centres in Bristol and Bath   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
This centre is situated in the heart of Kingsdown serving Clifton, Cotham, Redland and central Bristol.
Located in the south of the city, Whitchurch is Bristol’s largest indoor sports centre, and plays host to many regional, national and international events.It boasts 13 badminton courts, 3 squash courts, a 3 lane indoor bowls hall, plus a "state-of-the-art" ToneZone Fitness Suite and a free-weights gym for the serious body builder.
Adjacent to the sports centre is a fully equipped, all weather, eight lane synthetic athletics track as well as two outdoor courts suitable for Netball, Basketball, Tennis and Football.
www.bristolplusbath.co.uk /built/recreation_and_sport/sports_leisure_facilities/leisure_centres/index.shtml   (384 words)

  
 Knowledge West Health Park - a holistic approach to personal responsibility for fitness and health - Bristol, United ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Knowle West is part of south Bristol which contains many areas of high health and economic need.
The Knowle West Health Association has a full programme of local activities, a Credit Union has been formed, the Knowle West Development Trust is working on training programmes and a youth forum.
He was also founding Director of the Bristol Water Company, and it seems fitting to continue this well established link with health care in Knowle.
www.who.dk /healthy-cities/Documentation/20010917_5?language=French&PrinterFriendly=1   (2413 words)

  
 Solicitors in Knowle City of Bristol England UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Solicitors in Knowle City of Bristol England UK Solicitors Online in Knowle City of Bristol, England UK Welcome to Solicitors-England.co.uk, the place to find law firms in your area that can help with your legal issue.
Solicitors in Knowle England, UK provide you with links to solicitors, lawyers, legal advice throughout all the English regions, towns and cities.
Personal injury lawyers in Knowle City of Bristol England, UK can advise you, should you have suffered an injury in the past three years for road accidents, work related accidents, medical negligence, or a simple tip or slip injury.
www.solicitors-england.co.uk /England/City_of_Bristol/Knowle.htm   (283 words)

  
 All about Knowle, Bristol City of   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Knowle consists of some or all of the following areas, Brislington, Knowle, Whitchurch.
The population density of Knowle is approximatley 14602 people per square mile.
The population density of Bristol City of is approximatley 9005 people per square mile.
www.britishsurvey.org /Bristol_City_of/Knowle   (610 words)

  
 Bristol South Urban II   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The South Bristol URBAN II programme is the most exciting and innovative of the 70 programmes running under the European Community's URBAN II initiative.
Based on an area of South Bristol roughly covering Knowle West, Hengrove, Whitchurch Park, Hartcliffe and Withywood, we have a £6.5m opportunity to make a difference to the lives and prospects of local people.
But we are here to get involved, and to help make south Bristol a better place to live, work, and be young.
www.bristolsouthurban2.co.uk   (309 words)

  
 Meetings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
He went on to say that Mark Priest of Knowle was willing to join the Committee and with the remaining Committee members and officers willing to stand for a further year in their current offices all were duly appointed.
On behalf of the Committee, Mark Priest (Knowle) advised members of the match played at the beginning of this season between Knowle (2003 winners of Division 1) and Cotswold Hills (2003 winners of the Gloucestershire Foursomes League).
Congratulations to Bristol and Clifton Golf Club who have regained the crown of overall League Champions and to all the other divisional winners.
www.thebdgl.org.uk /html/meetings.html   (1253 words)

  
 Knowle City of Bristol South West UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Knowle is a good base to explore City of Bristol, South West UK.
Knowle Guest Houses offer comfortable yet very affordable places for your stay in City of Bristol in the South West region of the UK.
Knowle Bed and Breakfast accommodation is an excellent option and offers a different experience to staying in a hotel.
www.bedsearcher.co.uk /habitation/knowle_bz.shtm   (219 words)

  
 gcp Chartered Architects - gcp News Archive   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Chartered Architects were appointed by Bristol City Council to undertake detailed consultation and building design of the sports centre, including achievement of the BREEAM excellent rating.
The play park, at Hengrove on the outskirts of Bristol, is to open on August 17, six weeks ahead of its originally scheduled date of September 27.
The pitch is intended for use by students as well as for training by Bristol Rovers Youth and Community Section, recognised by the Football Association as one of the best in the country.
www.gcparch.co.uk /news-archive.htm   (3487 words)

  
 Knowle Golf Club
Knowle is a traditional members club which enjoys a reputation for it's fine greens and friendly welcoming atmosphere in the club house.
A good test of golf, Knowle is a mature parkland course with two contrasting halves and the benefit of two starting points.
Information and pictures of the 18 hole parkland course at Knowle, including future course projects and development (may take some time to load).
www.knowlegolfclub.co.uk   (204 words)

  
 Telegraph | News
A youth who caused a robbery trial to be aborted after taking photographs and video footage in court using his mobile phone was yesterday sentenced to six months' detention.
Shaun Nash, 19, was in the public gallery at the trial of a friend at Bristol Crown Court when he was spotted using the phone by a juror.
The court was told that Nash, of Knowle West, Bristol, had convictions going back to 2002 for "low-level crimes".
news.telegraph.co.uk /news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2004/11/27/nphone.xml   (268 words)

  
 Florists Knowle Bristol Flowers - Petals - Same day delivery
All major localities in Knowle Bristol can be delivered the same day if ordered by 2.00pm Mon to Fri.
In Knowle Bristol there are no deliveries on Sunday.
This means that if you have the special order that has to get to Knowle Bristol quickly we are able to do it.
www.petalsworldwide.com /se/United-Kingdom/bristol-florists/knowle-florists   (674 words)

  
 Meetic > Dating in Knowle, UK
Welcome to Knowle online dating with Meetic - The most visited singles and Internet dating site in Europe.
Meetic offers its Knowle singles some of the best online dating services and tools to help you find your right match, enabling you to carefully select the personal characteristics of the people that you want to date and also determine which kind of people are able to see your online singles profile.
Meetic is an easy to use online dating service where you’ll be able to get online in minutes, and start searching for the perfect UK or Knowle date.
uk.meetic.co.uk /bristol/knowle-dating.htm   (187 words)

  
 Totterdown And Knowle LETS
TAKL is a not-for-profit organisation based in Bristol (UK) providing services for the communities of Totterdown, Knowle and Windmill Hill.
There may be someone just around the corner who can fix your vacuum cleaner for instance, or babysit one night.
There are many LETS operating in Britain and abroad, and Bristol itself has several groups with whom we "inter-trade", which gives our members access to a much wider range of services than would be available locally.
www.digitalbristol.org /members/takl   (353 words)

  
 Edith Wilmot - Flowers, flower delivery, online flowers, flowers uk, bouquets
Send flowers for delivery to Bristol You can send a full range of premium quality flower bouquets, champagne, chocolates and helium balloons to be delivered to Bristol.
Flower delivery cost to send flowers to Bristol Our standard delivery charge to send flowers to Bristol and other places in Bristol is £5.00.
Bristol Florists and Flowers Bristol Florists and Flowers, Bristol Florists South West England, say it with flowers and order from Edith Wilmot Interflora Florist the Bristol Flower Shop, Avon Florists Bristol delivering Flowers from the Edith Wilmot Interflora Florist the Bristol flower shop to your door.
www.edithwilmot.co.uk   (613 words)

  
 Knowle and Totterdown Combined Unit - St John Ambulance Brigade
We are located in Bristol and have the proud distinction of being the first division in the county to reach 100 years of service.
This year, as every year we are holding recruitment events to try and encourage more members to join.
The event is being held between 8 and 10pm at St.
www.sja.org.uk /avon/kt   (193 words)

  
 Saint Gerard Majella Knowle - History
The story of St. Gerard's Church goes back to the early years of the present century when Bishop Burton decided to establish a new parish in the Knowle district of Bristol.
The Redemptorists, however were unable to take charge of another parish, so the Benedictines of Douai were offered the new foundation.
Horrigan was the first parish Priest and he arrived at Knowle in the spring of 1908.
www.gerardmajellaknowle.co.uk /history.php   (259 words)

  
 Bristol - Knowle - Removal companies - Removals Bristol Knowle - Free moving quotes by removal companies
Bristol - Knowle - Removal companies - Removals Bristol Knowle - Free moving quotes by removal companies
Free quotes for removals to, or from Bristol - Knowle.
Moving from Knowle to another area in the UK.
www.theukmovingcompany.com /Bristol/Knowle.html   (239 words)

  
 Directory | Catholic Church | Bristol South | Bristol, St Gerard Majella | St Gerard Majella
Father (later Canon) Patrick Barry presided over many major changes including the formation of the new parish of St Dunstan, Keynsham, the building of the convent and school at Knowle West, and the building of the present church hall.
Father(later Monsignor Canon) Joseph Sutton became parish priest in 1951, and during his tenure two more parishes were born: Christ the King, Knowle West in 1952 and St Bernadette, Whitchurch in 1968.
The consecration of the church finally took place on 29 April 1959 as part of the Golden Jubilee celebrations.
www.cliftondiocese.com /parishes/Bristol_6   (293 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | England | Bristol | Barmaid killer wins parole right
A man jailed for life for the fatal stabbing of a barmaid has won the right to have his case reviewed by the Parole Board after nine years in jail.
Paul McMilan, 24, of Knowle, Bristol, stabbed 22-year-old Shirley Cotton- Betteridge more than 40 times in 2001.
The Appeal Court said on Tuesday that a "tariff" indicating the minimum period to be served before consideration for parole should have been previously set.
news.bbc.co.uk /go/newsFeedXML/moreover/-/1/hi/england/bristol/4206727.stm   (282 words)

  
 Bristol - Upper Knowle - Removal companies - Removals Bristol Upper Knowle - Free moving quotes by removal companies
Free quotes for removals to, or from Bristol - Upper Knowle.
Are you moving to, or from Upper Knowle, Bristol and you want to compare removal companies?
Moving from Upper Knowle to another area in the UK.
www.theukmovingcompany.com /Bristol/Upper_Knowle.html   (232 words)

  
 Lords Hansard text for 19 Apr 2000 (200419w06)
Before they made the decision to approve the closure of Merrywood School, Knowle West, Bristol, whether they had seen the consultation paper issued by Avon County Council Education Committee in January 1994 saying that, if there was no secondary school in the Knowle West Area, it would leave a significant area of this community
In reaching his decision on the proposals by Bristol local education authority to close Merrywood School, published on 5 July 1999, my right honourable friend the Secretary of State took account of the consultation on those proposals, and all other factors which appeared to him to be relevant, including the increased travelling for pupils.
It was not relevant for him to consider documents related to previous proposals, such as the 1994 consultation document.
www.parliament.the-stationery-office.co.uk /pa/ld199900/ldhansrd/vo000419/text/00419w06.htm   (549 words)

  
 Details of bus service between Bristol and Whitchurch, UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Details of bus service between Bristol and Whitchurch, UK This site contains bus service information for England, Scotland and Wales.
Details of First Bristol/City Line (Bristol Omnibus)'s bus service number N 5 between Bristol and Whitchurch, in the UK.
The last timetable I have for this bus service was dated 4 Jun 2004 and was Night Flyers leaflet from Bristol City.
www.carlberry.co.uk /rfnshowr.asp?R=398   (237 words)

  
 The Village of Knowle in Bristol City, Bristol City Avon country of England, South West UK - Local Information Events ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Village of Knowle in Bristol City, Bristol City Avon country of England, South West UK Property for Sale, Propert to Let, Houses, Homes detached and semi-detached, Flats
The Village of Knowle in Bristol City, Bristol City Avon country of England, South West UK News, Notices, Local Issues and Events
The Village of Knowle in Bristol City, Bristol City Avon country of England, South West UK Societies and Groups
www.ukvillages.com /ukvillages.nsf/villages/Knowle-Bristol+City   (251 words)

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