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One-Day Cup final: Somerset beat holders Hampshire to win last-ever Lord's final

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sat, 05/25/2019 - 19:39
Somerset cruise to a comfortable six-wicket win over Hampshire in the last-ever Lord's final in the One-Day Cup.
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Chilcompton crash: Pedestrian dies as car mounts pavement

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sat, 05/25/2019 - 16:45
Police urged the driver of a Vauxhall Astra travelling behind the car involved to contact them.
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Over land and sea

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sat, 05/25/2019 - 00:22
What are the challenges faced by fans trying to follow their teams from thousands of miles away?
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Clevedon house crash death driver Tracy Bibby jailed

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:10
Joan Woodier was killed by falling rubble when Tracy Bibby ploughed the vehicle into her home.
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'I swear to you, I wasn't driving'

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 11:49
Tracy Bibby drove her van into the living room of 90-year-old Joan Woodier, killing her.
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One-Day Cup: Can Somerset & Hampshire serve up fitting showpiece in last Lord's final?

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 10:56
If Saturday's One-Day Cup final between Somerset and holders Hampshire is the last at Lord's, it should be a showstopper.
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Vietnamese refugees thank rescuer 40 years on

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 00:14
A family who settled in the UK were among hundreds of refugees picked up by a cargo ship in 1979.
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Clevedon binman 'grabbed me and smashed my phone'

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 18:28
Lorin Robinson caused anger when he filmed the dustbin lorry as he queried why items were not taken.
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Football coach Bob Higgins guilty of abusing trainees

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 16:03
Former Southampton and Peterborough trainer Bob Higgins denied 51 charges of indecent assault.
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Josh Clayton: Police apologise to mum over death probe

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 14:55
Tracey Clayton says the "inadequacies" of the police investigation meant opportunities were missed.
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County Championship: Somerset complete 49-run win over Warwickshire at Taunton

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 13:22
Division One leaders Somerset overcome Warwickshire's lower-order resistance to beat the Bears by 49 runs at Taunton.
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Wells' Palace bell-ringing swans given 'appropriate' names

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 12:28
Janet and John have been renamed "something more swanlike", according to The Bishop's Palace in Wells.
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County Championship: Somerset on course to beat Warwickshire at Taunton

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 18:16
Somerset need four more wickets to beat Warwickshire, who are 103-6 chasing 239 to win a low-scoring contest at Taunton.
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Why are post boxes being painted blue?

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 18:10
Blue boxes have appeared in Southampton, Nottingham and Taunton, all venues in the Cricket World Cup
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Jamie Oliver restaurant chain collapse costs 1,000 jobs

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 15:33
The UK celebrity chef says he is "saddened" as his restaurant group goes into administration.
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European elections 2019: Voters in Weston-super-Mare

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 11:50
Weston-super-Mare voted in line with the 52-48 national result to leave the EU in 2016, but have views changed since then?
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County Championship: Oliver Hannon-Dalby takes 5-18 at Taunton to lead Bears fight

BBC Somerset News Feed - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 18:33
Warwickshire seamer Oliver Hannon-Dalby takes career-best figures of 5-18 on a day of 17 wickets against Somerset.
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Clevedon house crash death driver Tracy Bibby guilty

BBC Somerset News Feed - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 17:04
Joan Woodier was killed by falling rubble after the van ploughed into her home.
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Gay rugby player from Kenya in asylum bid 'limbo'

BBC Somerset News Feed - Mon, 05/20/2019 - 10:45
Asylum seeker Kenneth Macharia is ineligible to work while his case is considered.
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InterCity 125: Hundreds take last HST from London Paddington

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sun, 05/19/2019 - 17:31
Among those on board the sell-out trip was Sir Kenneth Grange, the train's designer.
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