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Bristol 'drink-in' protest over Castle Park alcohol ban

Sat, 05/25/2019 - 19:42
The campaign group said it wanted "people to be able to enjoy public space which belongs to them".
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One-Day Cup final: Somerset beat holders Hampshire to win last-ever Lord's final

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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French Open: Katie Swan opens up about struggle for confidence

Sat, 05/25/2019 - 14:58
British number five Katie Swan says she was "afraid to embarrass" herself at the French Open before deciding to seek help for confidence issues.
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Presenter Ashley Jenkins raises profile for disabled in the media

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 17:18
Ashley Jenkins thought having a disability would bar him from becoming a TV broadcaster.
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French Open: Britain's Katie Swan loses final Paris qualifier

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:25
Britain's Katie Swan misses out on a place in the main draw of the French Open with defeat to Slovakia's Kristina Kucova in the final round of qualifying in Paris.
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Clevedon house crash death driver Tracy Bibby jailed

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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Military policeman jailed for sex attacks

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 13:36
Paul Howell abused two young girls while home on leave in Devon.
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'I swear to you, I wasn't driving'

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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Owner 'tried to finish off' dog dumped near Bewdley

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 10:39
Odie was found starved and beaten so badly on Worcestershire farmland he had to be put down.
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SS Great Britain's role in 1861 England cricket tour celebrated

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 00:51
The SS Great Britain carried the first English cricket team to tour Australia in 1861.
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Clevedon binman 'grabbed me and smashed my phone'

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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European elections 2019: EU citizens turned away from UK polls

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 18:17
Thousands of EU citizens have been unable to vote in the European elections, a campaign group says.
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Winterbourne View abuse whistleblower speaks out

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 16:09
The man who revealed the abuse of vulnerable people at Winterbourne View speaks publicly for the first time.
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French Open: Britain's Katie Swan one win from main draw but Heather Watson out

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 14:22
Britain's Katie Swan is one win away from reaching the main draw of the French Open as Heather Watson loses in qualifying.
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WhatsApp 'snake porn' prosecution questioned by judge

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 14:05
Rugby coach Mark Glew was sent "unsolicited" extreme pornography via a messaging app, a court hears.
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Lee Johnson: Bristol City boss signs new four-year deal

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 13:29
Bristol City head coach Lee Johnson signs a new four-year deal with the Championship side.
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Bristol business owners lost everything in fire

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 13:16
Police have still not been able to investigate inside the Strachan and Henshaw building in Speedwell.
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Nick Fenton-Wells: Bristol forward retires to take up backroom role

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 11:13
Bristol forward Nick Fenton-Wells retires from playing rugby to take up a role as the Premiership club's team manager.
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Slavery case Lopresti ice cream boss 'exploited staff'

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 00:29
Salvatore Lopresti amassed money and power but made staff work long hours with low pay, it is claimed.
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Whorlton Hall: Hospital 'abused' vulnerable adults

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 17:02
Undercover BBC filming shows staff swearing, mocking and taunting patients with learning disabilities.
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