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Five year old becomes Santa for children in refuge

Five year old Sam Young from Felton has given everyone a lesson in the true meaning of Christmas when he set out to ensure homeless children and those in refuge received Christmas presents this year.

”We had just watched Elf and Home Alone... read on

Parishioners from St Andrew’s Church in Blagdon were delighted to welcome the Bishop of Bath and Wells. read on...
Two local girls have been named as the most Influential Bristolians under 24 by a Bristol youth magazine. read on...
The Pensford. read on...
Local artist Mary Griese. read on...



The last three fixtures at Hicks Field have resulted in a one point win for Avon two years ago with the last kick of the game and two draws, each game has been a hard fought but fair contest and this weekend was no different.

Avon had the edge in the first half, particularly in the set scrum and the visitors’ cause was not helped when centre Andy McCormack was sent to the bin for what was deemed a tip tackle. A low sun in their eyes caused problems for the defence and as errors crept in Rob Fitch at 10 slotted two penalties as the Chew Valley scrum failed to deal with the disruption caused by an experienced tight head who knew what the ref didn’t know.

Fullback Tom Bryan knocked over a penalty in a rare foray into the home 22 but Avon hit back with a try after Chew Valley second row Ben Chase gave away a dull penalty as he pushed an opponent in a race to cover a loose ball, with the ball put to the corner the Avon pack was able to secure lineout ball and drive hook... read on

Scintillating play from the U10s secures a 3 match victory over Yatton.

Three 20 minute games were played by a depleted Chew Valley squad a... read on
The culmination of the Turkey Trot season at Mendip Golf Club saw a singles event which again attracted a full entry with many more disappointed that ... read on


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