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Drivers who travel too fast in icy conditions across Westcountry labelled "idiots"

People are urging their fellow drivers to take care on the roads!

Drivers who travel too fast in icy conditions have been labelled 'idiots' in the wake of criticism at gritting service cutbacks.

Dozens of people in Somerset and Wiltshire have vented their rage at the minority of

today 11:35
Airbus warns of Brexit 'harmful decisions'
European planemaker Airbus has warned that it could move wing-building out of the UK in the future if there is a no-deal Brexit.
today 08:11
This is the face of the man convicted of killing Joseph Jennings

The prosecution said he repeatedly stabbed his victim with a large knife and then left the scene

This is the face of the 28 year old found guilty of the manslaughter of a man in Yeovil.

Kristian William Bailey was convicted by a jury of the manslaughter of Joseph ‘Joe’ Jennings

today 06:20
This is where Bristol Council will spend £1.7m on roads across the city

It includes projects on the Portway and Scotland Lane in Stockwood

Details have been released about how £1.7m of extra funding for road repairs in Bristol will be spent.

Bristol City Council’s ruling Labour cabinet agreed to spend the money on a number of high priority

today 05:50
What we know so far about early hours gunfire, police cordons and school closure in Castle Cary

Parts of small town remain closed off nearly 24 hours after first shots were fired

Police officers came under gunfire in a three-hour stand-off with a man wielding a firearm in Castle Cary in the early hours of Wednesday morning (January 23).

Avon and Somerset police received reports

today 22:59
Day of 'carnage' as much of Yeovil and surrounding areas left un-gritted and 'very dangerous'

Drivers have questioned cutbacks after several key roads were not treated to prevent ice

Roads in Yeovil and surrounding areas were described as carnage on Wednesday morning (January 23) as drivers questioned why large sections of key roads did not appear to be treated.

Motorists

yesterday 19:50
Day of 'carnage' as much of Yeovil and surrounding areas left un-gritted and 'very dangerous'

Drivers have questioned cutbacks after several key roads were not treated to prevent ice

Roads in Yeovil and surrounding areas were described as carnage on Wednesday morning (January 23) as drivers questioned why large sections of key roads did not appear to be treated.

Motorists

yesterday 19:50
Police confirm officers were shot at and fired back 'to protect the public' in Castle Cary

Armed police were said to have surrounded a home during a three-hour operation in the early hours

A senior police figure for Somerset says officers fired their weapons as they attempted to protect themselves and members of the public in the centre of a small Somerset

yesterday 19:50
This is why The Strawberry Thief in Bristol city centre is closed this week

Don't worry, there's a pretty exciting reason behind it...

Bristol has been transformed into a film set over the past few weeks with some major productions being filmed here.

Crews for both Poldark, which has been filmed here on numerous occasions in the past, and The Trial of

yesterday 18:17
This is why The Strawberry Thief in Bristol city centre is closed this week

Don't worry, there's a pretty exciting reason behind it...

Bristol has been transformed into a film set over the past few weeks with some major productions being filmed here.

Crews for both Poldark, which has been filmed here on numerous occasions in the past, and The Trial of

yesterday 18:17
Speedboat killer Jack Shepherd has been arrested in the country of Georgia

Shepherd, from Bristol, has been on the run since his conviction for the manslaughter of Charlotte Brown

Fugitive speedboat killer Jack Shepherd has been arrested in the country of Georgia.

Shepherd, from Bristol, had been on the run since being sentenced to six years in prison for

yesterday 18:17
Speedboat killer Jack Shepherd has been arrested in the country of Georgia

Shepherd, from Bristol, has been on the run since his conviction for the manslaughter of Charlotte Brown

Fugitive speedboat killer Jack Shepherd has been arrested in the country of Georgia.

Shepherd, from Bristol, had been on the run since being sentenced to six years in prison for

yesterday 18:17
Killer found guilty after 'loveable rogue' stabbed nine times

Joseph ‘Joe’ Jennings was found in the stairwell of a block of flats with fatal stab injuries

A 28-year-old man has today been convicted of manslaughter following the death of a man in Yeovil last summer.  Following a trial at Bristol Crown Court, Kristian William Bailey

yesterday 17:45
Damage to building visible and reports of shot fired outside newsagent - the scene after armed police stand-off in Castle Cary

Reports of numerous police 'with machine guns' in small Somerset town following a three hour stand-off

A house was damaged after shots were fired in the centre of Castle Cary, emerging reports suggest.

Police were said to have surrounded a property in the town in the early hours,

yesterday 17:45
Southmead Hospital's prostate cancer trial aims to save sex life
Surgeons are trialling a new technique which they believe could help save the sex lives of men who are being treated for prostate cancer.
yesterday 15:23
Photos of 'ghost town' scenes in Castle Cary as cordon remains in place after 'shots fired' reports

Officers remain at the scene

Pictures have emerged of the 'ghost town' Castle Cary as a police cordon remains in police after a police operation.

Armed officers were involved in a three-hour stand-off during a firearms incident in the early hours of today (Wednesday, January

yesterday 12:29
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Rugby rumours and transfer news: Sale Sharks circling Wasps skipper Joe Launchbury; Gloucester scrum half on the move: London Irish target Wallabies trio

All the latest rugby rumours and transfer news from the Gallagher Premiership

It's now well into January which means clubs can now talk to players at rival Gallagher Premiership sides.

With Bristol Bears back at the top table of European rugby, playing in the Gallagher Premiership

today 12:08
How this 'outstanding' Bristolian is helping people involved in street crime to change their lives

Clayton Planter says people engaging in illegal activities on the streets have similar skills to those in business

A Bristolian who helps people involved in street crime has been recognised by the Prime Minister for his work.

Clayton Planter, 36, is the founder of a company that

today 12:08
Why you should stop making New Year's resolutions

A success coach says you should set goals instead

Every January people set ambitious plans they hope to do in the new year and usually by February, most people have already given up.

Research from the University of Scranton suggests just 8% of people achieve their aims each year,

today 12:08
Why you should stop making New Year's resolutions

A success coach says you should set goals instead

Every January people set ambitious plans they hope to do in the new year and usually by February, most people have already given up.

Research from the University of Scranton suggests just 8% of people achieve their aims each year,

today 12:08
Bristol Rovers star Liam Sercombe's brilliant gesture for former teammate's charity

He has donated to a fantastic cause

Liiam Sercombe has donated a pair of match-worn boots in aid of a former teammate's charity.

The Bristol Rovers star has has given an Exeter City fan the boots in order to auction them off for the Adam Stansfield Foundation.

Sercombe came

today 12:08
Bristol Rovers star Liam Sercombe's brilliant gesture for former teammate's charity

He has donated to a fantastic cause

Liiam Sercombe has donated a pair of match-worn boots in aid of a former teammate's charity.

The Bristol Rovers star has has given an Exeter City fan the boots in order to auction them off for the Adam Stansfield Foundation.

Sercombe came

today 12:08
Football legend speaks out over Maurizio Sarri's explosive Chelsea press conference after Arsenal defeat

The Gas legend has his say

Ian Holloway has warned Maurizio Sarri that his rants will lose effectiveness if they happen too often.

Writing in his weekly Bristol Live column, the Bristol Rovers legend touched on Sarri's post-match rant after his side had lost to Arsenal at the

today 12:08
Football legend speaks out over Maurizio Sarri's explosive Chelsea press conference after Arsenal defeat

The Gas legend has his say

Ian Holloway has warned Maurizio Sarri that his rants will lose effectiveness if they happen too often.

Writing in his weekly Bristol Live column, the Bristol Rovers legend touched on Sarri's post-match rant after his side had lost to Arsenal at the

today 12:08
Latest news from Bristol
today 12:08 Rugby rumours and transfer news: Sale Sharks circling Wasps skipper Joe Launchbury; Gloucester scrum half on the move: London Irish target Wallabies trio
today 12:08 How this 'outstanding' Bristolian is helping people involved in street crime to change their lives
today 12:08 Why you should stop making New Year's resolutions
today 12:08 Why you should stop making New Year's resolutions
today 12:08 Bristol Rovers star Liam Sercombe's brilliant gesture for former teammate's charity
today 12:08 Bristol Rovers star Liam Sercombe's brilliant gesture for former teammate's charity
today 12:08 Football legend speaks out over Maurizio Sarri's explosive Chelsea press conference after Arsenal defeat
today 12:08 Football legend speaks out over Maurizio Sarri's explosive Chelsea press conference after Arsenal defeat
today 12:08 Dancing On Ice war as Jason Gardiner threatens legal action over Gemma Collins' claims
today 12:08 Dancing On Ice war as Jason Gardiner threatens legal action over Gemma Collins' claims
today 12:08 Live: Love Saves The Day set to make first lineup announcement for 2019 festival
today 11:35 Teenager threatened at knife point during robbery in Trowbridge
today 11:35 Plans to turn Tropicana into 9,000 capacity outdoor arena edge closer
today 11:35 Plans to turn Tropicana into 9,000 capacity outdoor arena edge closer
today 11:35 Drivers who travel too fast in icy conditions across Westcountry labelled "idiots"
today 11:05 'A simply graze could be deadly' - the huge threat of growing resistance to antibiotics
today 11:05 'A simply graze could be deadly' - the huge threat of growing resistance to antibiotics
today 11:05 Speedboat killer blames date's father for his decision to flee
today 11:05 Speedboat killer blames date's father for his decision to flee
today 11:05 How Bristol Rovers tried to sign Jayden Stockley and Christian Doidge over the summer - and why Darrell Clarke thinks Tom Nichols will come good
today 11:05 How Bristol Rovers tried to sign Jayden Stockley and Christian Doidge over the summer - and why Darrell Clarke thinks Tom Nichols will come good
today 10:32 Kaiser Chiefs and Rick Astley top the line-up for Bath's 2019 Pub in the Park
today 10:32 Police release CCTV image after 'inappropriate comments' were made to children in Trowbridge park
today 10:02 Woman challenges Facebook libel ruling after painting husband as a 'dangerous and thoroughly disreputable man'
today 10:02 Woman challenges Facebook libel ruling after painting husband as a 'dangerous and thoroughly disreputable man'
today 10:02 Essex criminal fled to Dubai and taunted police with images of his lavish lifestyle
today 10:02 Essex criminal fled to Dubai and taunted police with images of his lavish lifestyle
today 10:02 Why are so many companies fleeing the UK ahead of Brexit?
today 10:02 Why are so many companies fleeing the UK ahead of Brexit?
today 10:02 Darrell Clarke opens up over Bristol Rovers frustrations and why it was the right time to leave
today 10:02 Darrell Clarke opens up over Bristol Rovers frustrations and why it was the right time to leave
today 10:02 Airbus warns it could move wing building out of UK, putting 3,000 Filton jobs at risk
today 10:02 Airbus warns it could move wing building out of UK, putting 3,000 Filton jobs at risk
today 10:02 LIVE: How did Bristol's secondary schools do in the GCSE league tables 2019?
today 09:29 This how you can buy some of the M5
today 09:29 Woman who lost Facebook libel case against ex-husband back in court
today 09:29 You can no longer buy Champagne or prosecco at JD Wetherspoon
today 08:59 Manchester United striker deal given green light; Arsenal try to raid Old Trafford for defender; Tottenham Hotspur offered James Rodriguez; Liverpool given forward blow
today 08:59 Jurgen Klopp speaks on Philippe Coutinho to Manchester United link; Liverpool star signs new contract; Real Madrid step up chase of Chelsea star Eden Hazard
today 08:59 Soggy start to the weekend forecast before another wintry blast hits the UK
today 08:59 Soggy start to the weekend forecast before another wintry blast hits the UK
today 08:59 These Chinese herbal remedies could restore your health
today 08:59 These Chinese herbal remedies could restore your health
today 08:59 Middlesbrough close in on former Chelsea star Mikel; West Brom and Celtic target MLS star; Aston Villa suffer major transfer rejection
today 08:59 Revealed: The EFL demands made by Championship clubs over Leeds United and Spygate as letter signed by Bristol City, Middlesbrough and Nottingham Forest is leaked
today 08:59 Revealed: The EFL demands made by Championship clubs over Leeds United and Spygate as letter signed by Bristol City, Middlesbrough and Nottingham Forest is leaked
today 08:59 Three injured in aggravated burglary in centre of Bristol
today 08:26 Weekend to bring relief from the cold snap before temperatures plunge once more
today 08:26 Weekend to bring relief from the cold snap before temperatures plunge once more
today 08:26 Section of road remains closed in Castle Cary after police confirm officers were shot at during incident
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today 12:20 The fight for the game-changing cystic fibrosis drug, Orkambi
today 12:11 Paddy McGuinness STUNNED after nearly buying LUBE while doing domestic shop
today 12:11 BREAKING: Murders up 14% amid terrifying rise in UK knife attacks
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today 12:08 UK finance minister Hammond pulls out of event
today 12:08 UK MPs appeal to Corbyn to back second Brexit vote
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today 12:02 UK Weather: Ice And Freezing Rain Bring Treacherous Conditions
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today 12:02 MPs For A Second Referendum Drop Commons Vote Plan – And Blame Jeremy Corbyn
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today 12:02 Codeine Addiction Is 'Ruining Lives' Warn UK Patients And Doctors
today 11:35 How cold does it have to get before we can go home from work?
today 11:35 Why MPs stand when they speak and other rules in the Houses of Parliament
today 11:35 Police search remote Burhou island for Emiliano Sala after ‘red flare sightings’
today 11:35 Dad raped and sexually abused his own daughter from age of 12 to 14
today 11:35 Risk of ‘significant snow’ to come after temperatures plunged below -8°C
today 11:35 Labour MP told she should be ‘f***ing gunned down’ for not backing People’s Vote
today 11:32 Metro Exodus preview: Why post-apocalyptic shooter will make you forget about Fallout 76
today 11:32 Doomsday Clock 2019: What is the Doomsday Clock? How close are we to midnight?
today 11:32 Channel 4 host forced to END heated Brexit clash – 'I feel like I'm in a pub BRAWL'
today 11:32 Camilla Parker Bowles: Duchess of Cornwall’s life before Prince Charles
today 11:32 Brexit TRAP: Downing St ‘beginning to accept Brexit DELAY’ as MPs rally to block no deal
today 11:32 Is it the end of the world? Doomsday Clock shows Earth closest to APOCALYPSE since 1953
today 11:32 Cruise ship secrets: Be wary of crew using THIS code word - it could mean there’s a fire
today 11:32 Brexit BOOST: No deal is 'GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY' for UK to remove EU barriers
today 11:32 'Brits don't understand you' Peston SNAPS at Starmer over Labour's 'unclear' Brexit policy
today 11:32 Bloodbath Britain: Murder and knife crime SOARS as person killed in London every 2.5 DAYS
today 11:32 Artificial Intelligence WARNING: AI 'capable predicting and manipulating YOUR future'
today 11:32 Driver WARNING - Why you shouldn’t leave your engine idle during cold weather
today 11:32 Alabama Rot warning: INCURABLE virus killing a DOG a week in UK as illness spreads Alabama
today 11:32 Brexit WARNING: Mark Carney claims British businesses UNPREPARED for no-deal – Davos 2019
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today 11:32 Gary Lineker Twitter: Co-star reveals what he REALLY thinks of political tweets
today 11:32 Andrew Neil mocks Jeremy Corbyn over Venezuela riots - 'where are you?'
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today 11:32 'Be CAREFUL' Rees-Mogg's stern WARNING to Yvette Cooper about Brexit amendment
today 11:29 Amanda Knox's rights violated in Italy murder probe, ECHR says
today 11:29 County lines: Weapons and drugs seized in police raids
today 11:29 What does Alex Salmond’s arrest mean for the SNP and a second Scottish independence vote?
today 11:29 Deliveroo users are getting defrauded – and it could be fined millions for it
today 11:26 Speedboat killer blames date's father for his decision to flee
today 11:26 Speedboat killer blames date's father for his decision to flee
today 11:26 Sales hit almost £300m at Arco with new Hull jobs on the horizon
today 11:26 Sales hit almost £300m at Arco with new Hull jobs on the horizon
today 11:26 Hull's hour-by-hour weekend weather forecast as 'wintry showers' predicted
today 11:26 Hull's hour-by-hour weekend weather forecast as 'wintry showers' predicted
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