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Decoding Brunel's 'illegible' handwriting using AI

BBC Bristol News Feed - 12 hours 11 min ago
A computer is being trained to decode the almost illegible script of Isambard Kingdom Brunel.
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Daniel Thompson: Police arrest on-the-run rapist

BBC Bristol News Feed - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 15:54
Daniel Thompson was imprisoned for breaching a court order, after serving a 10-year sentence for rape.
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Roger Rabbit animator Richard Williams dies at 86

BBC Bristol News Feed - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 15:20
Richard Williams won two Oscars and a Bafta for his work as animation director on the 1988 hit film.
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Coventry City v Bristol Rovers

BBC Bristol News Feed - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 11:10
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Coventry City and Bristol Rovers.
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Henleaze Lake: Nude swimming, high diving and romance remembered

BBC Bristol News Feed - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 08:57
A new book documents 100 years of a wild swimming club that remains a secret to many in Bristol.
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T20 Blast: All eight games abandoned as rain wrecks Friday schedule

BBC Bristol News Feed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 19:44
No play is possible in any of the eight T20 Blast games scheduled to take place on Friday because of rain.
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Taylor Moore: Bristol City defender signs new two-year deal

BBC Bristol News Feed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 18:20
Defender Taylor Moore signs a new two-year contract with Championship side Bristol City, which expires in 2021.
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Avon and Somerset Police spent 400 hours on accidental calls

BBC Bristol News Feed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 18:04
Avon and Somerset Police spent nearly 400 hours dealing with abandoned calls in one month.
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Massive Luke Jerram Earth model on display in Bristol

BBC Bristol News Feed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 17:18
The model is designed to give people the same sensation astronauts experience when looking at Earth from space.
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Simon Speirs: Inquiry wanted into sailor's death at sea

BBC Bristol News Feed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 13:11
Organisers of a round-the-world yacht race want an independent inquiry following the death and burial of a sailor at sea.
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Bristol City v Queens Park Rangers

BBC Bristol News Feed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 12:18
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Bristol City and Queens Park Rangers.
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Josh Shaw: Gloucestershire re-sign Yorkshire bowler

BBC Bristol News Feed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 11:16
Gloucestershire sign Yorkshire bowler Josh Shaw on loan for the rest of season prior to joining on a three-year contract.
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Kia Super League: Western Storm make it five wins out of five

BBC Bristol News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 22:36
Western Storm maintain their 100% Kia Super League record with a commanding fifth win of the campaign.
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Jay Dasilva: Bristol City left-back sidelined for up to five months

BBC Bristol News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 17:09
Bristol City left-back Jay Dasilva is sidelined for up to five months by a stress fracture in his lower leg.
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Bristol Harbour death: Mother speaks of heartbreak

BBC Bristol News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 16:32
Brooklyn-Lee Sheehan, 17, died after jumping into Bristol Harbour to retrieve a ball.
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A-levels: Dip in top grades as thousands get results

BBC Bristol News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 14:34
Girls overtake boys with top grades as 300,000 pupils learn results in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
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Danny Kent: World champion rider admits carrying knife during scuffle

BBC Bristol News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 11:30
Danny Kent received a suspended prison sentence after carrying the knife during a car park scuffle.
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Schoolboy's story of fleeing the Nazis to be part of exhibition

BBC Bristol News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 06:19
William Dieneman's story will feature in new Kindertransport exhibition in a Berlin railway station.
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What3words: The app that can save your life

BBC Bristol News Feed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 02:06
Police want everyone to download a smartphone app they say has already saved several lives.
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Rail fares set to rise again by up to 2.8%

BBC Bristol News Feed - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:36
From January, commuters could pay on average more than £100 extra a year for rail travel.
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