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Premier Inn Bristol fire: Demolition work starts

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 12:39
The A4018 is expected to remain closed over the weekend, the fires service said.
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Train tickets: Why getting from Cardiff to Bristol is so expensive

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 06:09
Swansea and Bristol are both about 45 miles from Cardiff, yet one train ticket costs £1,300 more.
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Freddie Hussey death: Report finds '50% of trailers are faulty'

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 20:10
Freddie Hussey was killed by a runaway trailer which was not securely fixed in place.
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Michael van Vuuren: Northampton Saints sign hooker from Bath

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:28
Northampton Saints sign hooker Michael van Vuuren from Premiership rivals Bath.
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Siobhan-Marie O'Connor: Colitis nearly forced Olympic swimmer to quit

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:01
Olympic silver medallist Siobhan-Marie O'Connor says she feared she would be forced to quit swimming after being in hospital with her colitis condition.
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Premier Inn Bristol fire is put out after 48 hours

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 11:27
Fire chiefs said the Bristol Premier Inn was still "unstable" and "crews still can't access" it.
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County Championship: Gloucestershire snatch last-over win against Leicestershire

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 18:55
Gloucestershire chase a target of 48 to snatch a last-over win against Leicestershire at Cheltenham.
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Drone shows collapsed hotel fire damage near Bristol

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 15:48
The Premier Inn near Bristol caught fire overnight suffering severe damage.
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Bristol Premier Inn: Fire at hotel near Cribbs Causeway

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 15:38
Fire chiefs said conditions inside the remains of the Premier Inn were "extremely dangerous".
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Ladder video shows Bristol Premier Inn hotel damage

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 13:48
The Premier Inn near Bristol was significantly damaged by a fire which started Wednesday.
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Moment hotel collapses after huge fire

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 10:48
The Premier Inn on the outskirts of Bristol caught fire on Wednesday afternoon.
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County Championship: Jack Taylor hits 99 as Gloucestershire take command against Leicestershire

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 18:31
Jack Taylor scores 99 as Gloucestershire bat themselves into a commanding position against Leicestershire at Cheltenham.
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Extinction Rebellion: Traffic delayed on M32 in Bristol

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 15:50
Police say some activists glued themselves to a bath "on a middle lane section" of the M32 in Bristol.
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Fire breaks out at Premier Inn in Catbrain, Bristol

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 15:37
A series of 999 calls reported smoke and explosions in the hotel's roof.
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Govia Thameslink fined £1m over Gatwick Express window death

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 12:26
Simon Brown died after leaning from the window of a Gatwick Express train in August 2016.
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Harry Thacker, Luke Morahan and five more sign extended contracts

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 19:04
Hooker Harry Thacker and wing Luke Morahan are two of seven players to sign extended contracts with Bristol Bears.
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County Championship: Gloucestershire on top against Leicestershire

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 18:19
Gloucestershire captain Chris Dent scores a fine century before Leicestershire's bowlers fight back late on day two.
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Somerset gimp suit: Second arrest after man scares woman

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 16:32
Police say this new arrest follows 14 reports of "a man approaching people while wearing disguises".
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South West Forensic Services: Hundreds of fingerprints waiting to be analysed

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 16:05
Crime victims are being "let down" because of a backlog of 830 fingerprint cases waiting to be analysed.
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County Championship: Yorkshire thump Somerset by an innings and 73 runs

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:39
Yorkshire crush Somerset by an innings and 73 runs to dent their ambitions of a first-ever County Championship title.
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