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31 May 2009

Coastguard rescue three men from sinking speed boat
seen at 00:54, 31 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
Swansea Coastguard this afternoon co-ordinated the rescue of three men from a sinking speed boat.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

30 May 2009

Coastguard cliff team rescue two teenagers from westward ho
seen at 00:58, 30 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
Westward Ho Coastguard Rescue Team have tonight rescued two teenage boys from a precarious position on the cliff face at Westward Ho.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

29 May 2009

Weekly round up of road works in wiltshire, gloucestershire, somerset and bristol
seen at 18:20, 29 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
A40 Over to Highnam    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
A40 over to highnam - off peak work
seen at 18:20, 29 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
There will be three days of off peak work on the A40 between 10.00am and 3.00pm starting on 1 June.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Napoli removal begins
seen at 13:18, 29 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
The operation to finally remove the remaining section of the 'MSC Napoli' is now underway.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

28 May 2009

Members of the public hamper helicopter rescue
seen at 20:24, 28 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
A helicopter rescue to bring a man and young girl to safety after they had become stranded on cliffs in Lulworth nearly had to be aborted this afternoon after crowds gathered to witness the rescue would not stand... Read more Comment (0), Email this.

26 May 2009

Advice for drivers - overnight closures on the a30
seen at 16:24, 26 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
Drivers are being advised that both carriageways of the A30 between M5 Jnc 31 and Alphington will be closed tonight (26 May) and the nights of the 27 and 28 May between 20.00 and 06.00, for the installation of gantries... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Missing climbers found on long island
seen at 13:18, 26 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
A little after 11.00 pm yesterday evening Falmouth Coastguard took a call alerting them to two missing climbers who had swum out to Long Island just off Bossiney near Tintagel earlier in the day and had not returned... Read more Comment (0), Email this.

22 May 2009

Jaysen has what it takes to be the best
seen at 20:23, 22 May in Ministry of Defence News - South West.
A thirteen-year-old Army Cadet from Wellington has astounded his officers by raising £2,885 for the Army's Triple Challenge event.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Bright future for gloucester heritage
seen at 18:10, 22 May in News from English Heritage - South West.
- St Michael's Tower and 66 Westgate Street Removed from English Heritage's Heritage at Risk Register -    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Unregistered gas fitter given conditional discharge following prosecution
seen at 13:13, 22 May in Health and Safety Executive News - South West.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is highlighting the importance of using registered gas fitters, following today's (21 May 2009) prosecution of Alan Baker at Weymouth Magistrates Courts.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Plymouth city council fined £5,000 following gas offences prosecution
seen at 13:13, 22 May in Health and Safety Executive News - South West.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is highlighting the importance of regular gas safety checks and maintenance, following today's (21 May 2009) prosecution of Plymouth City Council at Plymouth Magistrates... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
South west army team gears up for triple challenge
seen at 13:11, 22 May in Ministry of Defence News - South West.
Training has now reached top gear for the Army's Triple Challenge endurance event.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

21 May 2009

Man charged in southampton's biggest cigarette haul
seen at 20:17, 21 May in HM Revenue & Customs News - South West.
A Lancashire businessman was charged today 21 May 2009 with the importation of 21.3 million counterfeit cigarettes at Southampton Container Terminal. This is the biggest detection of its type in the city.  ... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Devon and cornwall's hairdressers wave goodbye to bad hand days
seen at 13:18, 21 May in Health and Safety Executive News - South West.
A trial commissioned by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has revealed that hairdressers say 'yes' to reducing their very high chances of getting dermatitis and other uncomfortable skin conditions by... Read more Comment (0), Email this.

20 May 2009

Golden rules for sailors
seen at 13:12, 20 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
Double Olympic sailing gold medallist Shirley Robertson is helping the Maritime and Coastguard Agency to save lives this summer by presenting two new sailing safety video podcasts for their website.   ... Read more Comment (0), Email this.

19 May 2009

Adjudicator publishes decision on proposals for schools in ilminster, somerset
seen at 16:18, 19 May in Office of The Schools Adjudicator News - South West.
The Office of the Schools Adjudicator has published a decision on the proposals to make a prescribed alteration to the upper age limit of St Mary and St Peter's CE VC First School and Shepton Beauchamp CE VC... Read more Comment (0), Email this.

18 May 2009

Gardeners from across south west england urged to branch out and design a 'great british garden' for london 2012 olympic park
seen at 18:10, 18 May in Bank of England News - South West.
As the biggest gardening event of the year - the RHS Chelsea Flower show - kicks-off, Olympics Minister Tessa Jowell is urging amateur gardeners from the villages of Somerset, the hills of Dartmoor and the coast... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
South west hairdressers wave goodbye to bad hand days
seen at 16:15, 18 May in Health and Safety Executive News - South West.
A trial commissioned by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has revealed that hairdressers say 'yes' to wearing non-latex gloves during 'wet work', in order to reduce the risks of dermatitis and... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Weekly summary of road works in devon and cornwall
seen at 12:54, 18 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
Location Expected Delays Traffic Management Start Finish    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Roadworks lifted for bank holiday weekend
seen at 12:54, 18 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
The Highways Agency is removing roadworks from the motorways and major A roads in England over the late May bank holiday weekend wherever it is safe to do so.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Advice for drivers using the m5 during the devon county show
seen at 12:54, 18 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
Drivers are being advised that the area around Junction 30 of the M5 is expected to be especially busy this week during the Devon County Show.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
English heritage rescues heritage open days
seen at 12:53, 18 May in News from English Heritage - South West.
English Heritage today (Monday 18th May), took ownership of Heritage Open Days, securing the future of the popular cultural event and reassuring one million participants and 35,000 volunteer organisers by guaranteeing... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
English heritage rescues heritage open days
seen at 12:53, 18 May in News from English Heritage - South West.
English Heritage today (Monday 18th May), took ownership of Heritage Open Days, securing the future of the popular cultural event and reassuring one million participants and 35,000 volunteer organisers by guaranteeing... Read more Comment (0), Email this.

15 May 2009

Weekly round up of road works in wiltshire, gloucestershire, somerset and bristol
seen at 18:15, 15 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
M4 near Swindon - overnight closure for bridge lift    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

13 May 2009

Government announce next steps on stonehenge visitor centre
seen at 16:11, 13 May in Bank of England News - South West.
A new visitor centre to help bring alive the mystery and majesty of Stonehenge, the UK's internationally renowned World Heritage Site, was given the go-ahead in principle today by the Government.   ... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
New bridge to be lifted into placeon m4 near swindon this weekend
seen at 13:22, 13 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
A new bridge will be lifted into place over the M4 near Swindon this weekend.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
£1.8m funding to help south west councils manage highways assets
seen at 13:22, 13 May in Department for Transport News - South West.
An extra £1.8m will be awarded to Transport authorities in the South West to help them manage their roads, bridges and other highways assets, Transport Minister Paul Clark announced today.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

12 May 2009

End violence against women and girls - last chance for your voice to count in the south west
seen at 20:24, 12 May in Home Office News - South West.
People in the South West are being encouraged to take part in the Government's largest-ever public consultation on tackling violence against women and girls before it closes on the 29 May 2009.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
£7 million to help repair england's historic places of worship
seen at 16:24, 12 May in News from English Heritage - South West.
Heritage Lottery Fund and English Heritage Announce £7 million of Grants for Grade II Listed Places of Worship    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

11 May 2009

Revised plans announced for major maintenance on a303 near mere, wiltshire
seen at 20:22, 11 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
The Highways Agency has today announced revised plans for the major reconstruction and improvement work required on the A303 near Mere in Wiltshire.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Government brings real help for south west regional charities
seen at 20:16, 11 May in Cabinet Office News - South West.
Charities, social enterprises and community and voluntary groups from across the South West Region came together in Bristol this week to discuss what more they can do to help local communities through the economic... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Two people thrown from jet ski
seen at 16:26, 11 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
Portland Coastguard have been co-ordinating assistance this evening to the two occupants of a red jet ski which capsized off Southbourne beach near Groyne 50, just past the pier.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Digital tv safety campaign launched in devon and cornwall
seen at 13:22, 11 May in Health and Safety Executive News - South West.
Inspectors from the Health and Safety Executive and local authorities are taking part in a joint safety campaign aimed at TV aerial and satellite dish installers during the digital switchover across Devon and Cornwall... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Picture this: new digital signs for motorway users
seen at 13:21, 11 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
Drivers in the South West will start to see some new signs on the motorway from next week.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Two people thrown from jet ski
seen at 00:53, 11 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
Portland Coastguard have been co-ordinating assistance this evening to the two occupants of a red jet ski which capsized off Southbourne beach near Groyne 50, just past the pier.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

10 May 2009

Man trapped by railings after cliff fall
seen at 13:13, 10 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
The Coastguard Helicopter Rescue 104 from Lee on Solent was scrambled at just after midnight last night following a report that a 22 year old man had fallen over the cliff at Bournemouth.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

08 May 2009

Weekly round up of road works in wiltshire, gloucestershire, somerset and bristol
seen at 20:06, 8 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
M4 near Swindon - overnight closure for bridge lift A new bridge will be lifted into place on the M4 between Junction 15 and 16 overnight on 16-17 May. The motorway will be closed from 19:00 hours on Saturday 16... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Somerset building contractor fined following unlicensed asbestos removal
seen at 16:14, 8 May in Health and Safety Executive News - South West.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is highlighting the need to ensure that licensed asbestos contractors are used on relevant school construction projects, following today's (8 May 2009) sentencing of a Somerset... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Testing on new signals to cut congestion on m32
seen at 16:13, 8 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
Testing on new technology installed by the Highways Agency to reduce congestion and improve traffic flows at Junction 1 of the M32 motorway in Bristol will start during the last week in May.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Weekly summary of road works in devon and cornwall
seen at 13:13, 8 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
Location Expected Delays Traffic Management Start Finish    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Westcountry soldiers go to extremes for charity
seen at 13:11, 8 May in Ministry of Defence News - South West.
A team of soldiers from 20 Cadet Training Team in Taunton are preparing for a week of punishing physical activity to raise money for charity.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

07 May 2009

Snap up a prize and get active in nature
seen at 16:16, 7 May in Department for Environment, Food And Rural Affairs News - South West.
DEFRA LAUNCHES COMPETITION TO FIND THE CONSERVATION VOLUNTEERING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR IN THE SOUTH WEST    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

06 May 2009

Advice for drivers using the m4 during to badminton horse trials and radio one big weekend
seen at 20:14, 6 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
Drivers are being advised that two sections of the M4 are expected to be especially busy this week during the Badminton Horse Trials in South Gloucester and the Radio One Big Weekend event at Swindon.   ... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Exeter to benefit from £12m road improvement scheme
seen at 16:12, 6 May in Department for Transport News - South West.
The East of Exeter is to benefit from major improvements to road access, thanks to a £12m funding package announced by the Transport Minister Paul Clark.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

05 May 2009

Maintenance scheme on the a38 between wrangaton and ivybridge
seen at 13:13, 5 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
A £1.4 million reconstruction scheme on a two-and-a-half mile stretch of the A38 between Wrangaton and Ivybridge, will begin on 11 May.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.

02 May 2009

Yacht calls for assistance from falmouth coastguard mid atlantic in very heavy weather
seen at 00:58, 2 May in Maritime And Coastguard Agency News - South West.
In the very early hours of this morning, Falmouth Coastguard received an emergency call from the yacht 'Fleur' which, in very poor conditions, had suffered a partial knockdown with three men on board heading... Read more Comment (0), Email this.

01 May 2009

Weekly round up of road works in wiltshire, gloucestershire, somerset and bristol
seen at 20:21, 1 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
A40 Highnam - overnight work    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
£65.5 million a419 blunsdon bypass improves safety and reduces journey times
seen at 18:13, 1 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
Thousands of road users and local residents near Swindon are benefitting from reduced congestion, reliable journeys and improved safety with the completion of the new A419 Blunsdon Bypass.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Weekly summary of road works in devon and cornwall
seen at 18:13, 1 May in Highways Agency News - South West.
Location Expected Delays Traffic Management Start Finish    Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Land registry show farmers how to secure their land
seen at 16:12, 1 May in HM Land Registry News - South West.
Farmers can find out how straightforward it is to secure their land ownership when Land Registry visits the Bath and West Showground on 7 May. Land Registry representatives will attend the Grassland UK Show at the... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Revised guidance for tanning salons and their customers
seen at 13:24, 1 May in Health and Safety Executive News - South West.
New advice for businesses in England and Wales about the safe operation of sunbeds has been published today by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). The revised guidance - which was produced in support of the Department... Read more Comment (0), Email this.
Army sets up camp at the devon county show
seen at 13:22, 1 May in Ministry of Defence News - South West.
The Army will have a major presence at this year's Devon County Show at Westpoint, near Exeter on 21-23 May.    Read more Comment (0), Email this.