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Festivals dominated by male acts, study shows, as Glastonbury begins

BBC Somerset News Feed - 9 hours 14 min ago
And how pop and hip hop megastars are threatening guitar music's monopoly.
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How do you get over your home burning down?

BBC Somerset News Feed - 15 hours 31 min ago
Losing everything in a house fire can be devastating. How do you rebuild your life?
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In pictures: Glastonbury's greatest hits

BBC Somerset News Feed - 18 hours 53 min ago
There is little that is more synonymous with British summertime than Glastonbury music festival. Julian Ridgway, the senior photo editor at Getty Images, talks us through some of his favourite moments from past festivals.
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Watson and Daly get Lions Test calls

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 21:38
Flanker Peter O'Mahony is named British and Irish Lions skipper for the first Test against New Zealand on Saturday.
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Connor Smith: Yeovil Town sign Plymouth Argyle midfielder on free transfer

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 18:52
Plymouth's Republic of Ireland midfielder Connor Smith joins Yeovil Town on a two-year contract on a free transfer.
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Glastonbury Festival: Dozens suffer on hottest day

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 17:36
Festival-goers treated by paramedics amid record temperatures and tighter security.
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Google's DeepMind extends controversial Streams app

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 14:34
Musgrove Park Hospital has done a deal with DeepMind to roll out an app to detect kidney failure.
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James Phillips: Bath sign Bristol forward on one-year deal

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 10:27
Premiership club Bath sign versatile forward James Phillips from relegated rivals Bristol on a one-year contract.
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Team by team: 2017-18 EFL fixtures

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 09:01
Find out your team's fixtures in the Championship, League One and League Two during the 2017-18 season.
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12 things that will definitely happen at Glastonbury

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 08:03
The line-up always changes, but some things remain the same. Here are 12 of Glastonbury's mainstays.
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Summerlands Hospital's dementia ward to close

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 18:22
The seven-bed unit is to close from the middle of July.
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Weston-super-Mare seen from a jet plane cockpit

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 17:53
Airshow footage shows pilot's-eye of seaside attraction.
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Range Rover test driver rescued by hovercraft on mudflats

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 12:55
Coastguards in Weston-super-Mare pulled the luxury car to safety before the tide surrounded it.
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The music festival using pee power to charge phones

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 06/20/2017 - 11:05
A group of scientists have teamed up with a huge music festival to try out their special new loos - which could help to power mobile phones.
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Finsbury Park suspect Darren Osborne's family 'in shock'

BBC Somerset News Feed - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 21:42
The family of a man arrested after a terror attack near a north London mosque are "shocked" and "devastated".
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Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Yeovil

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sat, 06/17/2017 - 15:50
A 35-year-old man suffered serious head injuries in the attack in the early hours of Saturday.
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Rhys Browne: Yeovil Town sign winger from Grimsby Town for undisclosed fee

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 16:23
Yeovil Town sign winger Rhys Browne from Grimsby Town for an undisclosed fee, on a two-year contract.
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EFL Cup first-round draw in full

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 14:19
Sunderland will travel to Bury in the EFL Cup first round following their relegation from the Premier League.
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Cheeki Rafiki deaths: White House 'ordered search resumption'

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:35
James Male, Andrew Bridge, Steve Warren and Paul Goslin died when the Cheeki Rafiki capsized in May 2014.
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Schoolgirl with dairy allergy died after eating kebab

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:32
Chloe Gilbert, 15, died after eating a kebab containing yoghurt bought while shopping with a friend.
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