Bath and North East Somerset


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Bath and North East Somerset

(ˈsʌməsɛt)
n
(Placename) a unitary authority in SW England, in Somerset; formerly (1974–96) part of the county of Avon. Pop: 170 900 (2003 est). Area: 351 sq km (136 sq miles)
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Contract notice: Supported bus services in bath and north east somerset
Bath and North East Somerset Council's Trading Standards Team is investigating.
Virgin Care is set to run more than 200 NHS services after a vote by Bath and North East Somerset councillors.
It will also have a ground floor retail unit that is being retained by the freeholder, Bath and North East Somerset Council.
5 million project, which has created 50 jobs, was submitted to Bath and North East Somerset Council in February 2011, after extensive consultation.
Bath and North East Somerset Council is appealing for the return of 21 banners that were hung in Bath when the Olympic flame passed through the city.
Jo Farrar will succeed John Everitt as the new chief executive of Bath and North East Somerset (BANES) council and is expected to begin her new role in August.
BATH stages an extra race meeting today, with 250 runners signed up for the first half marathon, organised by the local Rotary Club in aid of the Friends of Young Carers in Bath and North East Somerset.
Bath and North East Somerset Council fear proposals for test drilling in the Mendip Hills could lead to exploitation of shale gas resources through "fracking", a process of hydraulic fracturing of the shale using high pressure liquid to release the gas.
Workshops by Bristol-based play installation specialists Touch wood Enterprises are part of a wider drive by Bath and North East Somerset (BANES) Council to improve park play facilities for 8-13 year olds.
Bath and North East Somerset council and NHS Primary Care Trust worked on a two-year pilot scheme at a group of local authority residential homes, involving 131 elderly residents.
The table is topped by Bath and North East Somerset councils, who recycled 20.