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Surrey v Somerset: Hosts secure safety but Somerset in relegation danger

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:36
Surrey secure their Division One status with a six-wicket win over Somerset, leaving the visitors in serious relegation trouble.
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Anger over plan to move Avon firefighter statue from Bristol

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:25
Avon Fire and Rescue Authority wants to move the memorial statue from Bristol to Portishead.
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Glamorgan v Gloucestershire: Selman and Salter hit career-bests in draw

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:58
Glamorgan's Nick Selman and Andrew Salter register career-best scores as their game against Gloucestershire ends in a bore draw.
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EasyJet passengers detained as flight diverts to Bristol

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:42
The plane was diverted to Bristol and the men were detained over offences related to drunkenness.
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Norwich City v Bristol City

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:19
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Norwich City and Bristol City.
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Women's Super League 2017-18: New calendar, new names and new goal alerts

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 22:26
As the new WSL season gets under way on Friday, BBC Sport looks at the inaugural winter calendar, the new signings and how you can follow the competition.
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Bristol hammer killer jailed for murdering his stepfather

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 19:02
Martyn Ford admitted killing 58-year-old Ian Baker whose body was found in his Bristol home.
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Glamorgan v Gloucestershire: Howell and Bracey shine for visitors

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:39
Glamorgan reach 63-1 in their second innings, 106 ahead, after career-best centuries from Gloucestershire's Benny Howell and James Bracey.
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Surrey v Somerset: Kumar Sangakkara makes 157 before bowlers put hosts in control

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:32
Surrey take a firm grip of their match against relegation-rivals Somerset on day three before rain ends play early at The Oval.
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Banksy Liverpool murals sold for £3.2m to Qatari buyer

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:42
One of the works, the Liverpool Rat mural, failed to sell at a London auction in 2014.
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University of Bristol students warned of drink spikings

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:17
Three University of Bristol students say they had their drinks spiked at a hall of residence.
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Chronic fatigue therapy 'could help teenagers', study says

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 00:51
But ME charities said using children and young people in trials like this could damage their lives and health.
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Bristol City get home tie against Crystal Palace in EFL Cup

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 23:01
Holders Man United visit Swansea in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup, while Chelsea play Everton and Tottenham host West Ham.
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Mark Sampson sacked as England women's manager

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 22:13
Mark Sampson is sacked as England women's manager following evidence of "unacceptable" behaviour with female players in a previous role.
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Gender neutral school wins LGBT equality award

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:36
Parson Street Primary School in Bristol was recognised for its work to promote LGBT equality.
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Surrey v Somerset: Kumar Sangakkara hits eighth century of the season

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:16
Kumar Sangakkara continues his remarkable form with an eighth County Championship of the season for Surrey against relegation rivals Somerset.
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Glamorgan v Gloucestershire: Howell leads reply to Carlson marathon

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:12
Gloucestershire's Benny Howell hits 96 in their total of 161-1 in reply to Glamorgan's 442, Kiran Carlson ending on 191.
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Information sought about white Mercedes box van in M5 crash

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 14:42
Police say more than 50 witnesses have come forward following the crash on Saturday.
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Surrey v Somerset: Rikki Clarke takes career best 7-55 as visitors struggle

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 18:30
Rikki Clarke takes a career best 7-55 as Surrey have the better of day one against relegation rivals Somerset at The Oval.
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Glamorgan v Gloucestershire: Carlson ton revives Glamorgan

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 18:19
Kiran Carlson's career-best 137 not out and 84 from Andrew Salter help Glamorgan recover to 342-7 against Gloucestershire.
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