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Premiership: Two Ruaridh McConnochie tries help Bath to 19-12 win over Harlequins

Sat, 02/22/2020 - 16:59
Ruaridh McConnochie scores two tries as Bath beat Harlequins to record a third successive Premiership win.
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Greta Thunberg to join school strike in Bristol

Sat, 02/22/2020 - 13:29
Bristol Youth Strike for Climate said it was "honoured to be welcoming Greta Thunberg".
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Sunderland v Bristol Rovers

Sat, 02/22/2020 - 10:42
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Sunderland and Bristol Rovers.
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Will Hurrell: Bristol Bears centre suffered 'probable stroke'

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 14:39
Bristol centre Will Hurrell says has "severe headaches and memory loss" after suffering a "probable stroke" after the game against Leicester in January.
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Bristol City v West Bromwich Albion

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 14:35
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Bristol City and West Bromwich Albion.
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Six Nations 2020: Jonathan Joseph on wing for England v Ireland

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 14:26
Jonathan Joseph is named on the wing with Elliot Daly at full-back for Sunday's Six Nations match with Ireland at Twickenham.
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Premiership: Bristol Bears v Worcester Warriors

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 12:48
Team news as Bristol host Worcester in Sunday's Premiership fixture at Ashton Gate (13:00 GMT).
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Arnos Vale cemetery LGBT stories revealed for first time

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 00:43
The "Drop Dead Gorgeous" project will explore the lives of LGBT people buried in a Bristol cemetery.
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Six Nations 2020: No rivalry with Willi Heinz - Ben Youngs

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 17:08
Ben Youngs says there is no "rivalry" between him and Willi Heinz despite the Gloucester scrum-half replacing him in England's team against Scotland.
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'Birdgirl' Mya-Rose Craig receives Bristol University honorary doctorate

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 16:03
Mya-Rose Craig has been campaigning for equality in the environmental movement since 2015.
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Bravery award for Bristol bouncer who rescued woman from river

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 12:36
When bouncer Grayson Underhill saw a women struggling in the water, he leapt in to save her.
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Students hit by 14-day university staff strike

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 12:23
Students facing disruption as union members in 74 universities begin 14 days of strike action.
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Bristol road to remain shut after river wall collapse

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 11:57
Cumberland Road on Spike Island was closed in late January after a section of wall collapsed.
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Tanya Oxtoby: Bristol City Women boss wants response after 'unacceptable' loss

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 08:04
Bristol City Women manager Tanya Oxtoby calls for a response from her squad after their 5-0 FA Cup loss to Everton.
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Bryan Byrne: Bristol Bears sign Leinster hooker on loan; Harry Thacker injured

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 18:15
Bristol Bears add Leinster hooker Bryan Byrne on a short-term loan deal to provide injury cover for Harry Thacker.
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Cheteshwar Pujara: Gloucestershire sign India batsman for County Championship

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 10:01
India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara joins Gloucestershire for the first six matches of this season's County Championship.
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Henry Purdy: Bristol Bears back signs new two-year deal

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 09:18
Bristol Bears utility back Henry Purdy signs a new two-year contract with the Premiership side.
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Jack Morgan's family to attend his Bristol University graduation ceremony

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 01:40
Jack Morgan, who had a rare form of cancer, shared his journey online with thousands of followers.
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New bus lane approved for busy Muller Road, Bristol

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 20:22
The original plans for Bristol's Muller Road had been "scaled back" following a public consultation.
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Plans for Bristol blue cabs to accept card payments

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 19:37
The mandatory card machines would “reduce the risk of robbery”, the city council says.
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