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Bullied inmate who killed herself 'was failed by prison'

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An inmate who killed herself was so terrified of bullies she felt unable ...

today 17:20 open_in_new
'Anti-homeless' Bristol car park bollards criticised

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Metal bollards have been installed in a car park in Bristol to deter ...

today 12:05 open_in_new
Staff 'switched between Brexit campaign and Arron Banks insurance firm'

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BBC footage filmed at Brexit campaign founder Arron Banks's office ...

yesterday 18:14 open_in_new
Gay rugby player Kenneth Macharia in deportation persecution fear

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A rugby player who is homosexual, whose claim for asylum was rejected, ...

yesterday 16:08 open_in_new
Northern Ireland Open: Judd Trump beats Ronnie O'Sullivan 9-7 in final

Judd Trump secured his first world ranking title for 13 months by beating Ronnie O'Sullivan 9-7 in the Northern Ireland Open final in Belfast.

The players were level at 4-4 after a first session which saw Trump knock in three centuries at the Waterfront Hall.

A break of 134 helped ...

yesterday 11:56 open_in_new
'I don't want to be the UK's only black female history professor'

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The UK's first black female history professor says she hopes she's not ...

yesterday 06:41 open_in_new
Geronimo the alpaca: Judicial review to go ahead

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The owner of an alpaca which was due to be culled after testing positive ...

2018-11-18 15:53 open_in_new
Bristol volunteers bare all for art photos in bar window

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Volunteers dared to bare all in a bar window in the name of ...

2018-11-16 18:44 open_in_new
Fly-tipping: How are councils tackling it?
Fly-tipping figures have fallen in England for the first time in five years but it's still happening across the country on average 2,700 times a day. Readers asked what councils are doing to tackle it. ...
2018-11-16 16:38 open_in_new
Premiership: Bath v Worcester Warriors

Bath are without winger Joe Cokanasiga and forwards Charlie Ewels and Zach Mercer, who are all in the England side for Saturday's meeting with Japan.

Flanker Sam Underhill is on the bench at Twickenham, along with Worcester Warriors teenager Ted Hill.

With Hill on England duty and ...

2018-11-16 15:35 open_in_new
Bristol artist creates giant Romeo and Juliet murals

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An artist has created giant murals of Romeo and Juliet for the Royal ...

2018-11-16 08:14 open_in_new
Properties 'taking longer to sell'

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Properties are taking longer to sell than a year ago, analysis suggests, ...

2018-11-16 08:14 open_in_new
Man steals poppy collection tin from Bristol pub

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A man filmed stealing a Royal British Legion poppy collection tin has ...

2018-11-15 21:44 open_in_new
Charles Piutau: Bristol Bears full-back not fazed by 'highest-paid in Premiership' tag

Bristol Bears full-back Charles Piutau says he is not worried about the pressure of being labelled as the Premiership's highest-paid player, ahead of his debut in the competition.

Having recovered from a shoulder injury, the 27-year-old is set to start at home to Exeter Chiefs on ...

2018-11-15 15:26 open_in_new
Man filmed racially abusing train passengers in Bristol

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Police are investigating a video of a couple being racially abused on a ...

2018-11-15 15:26 open_in_new
Bristol City Council pledges to end 'period poverty'

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Every schoolgirl in Bristol is to be provided with free sanitary products ...

2018-11-14 10:02 open_in_new
Bath: Anthony Watson, Charlie Ewels, Nathan Catt and Elliott Stooke agree new contracts

Bath players Anthony Watson, Charlie Ewels, Nathan Catt and Elliott Stooke have all agreed long-term contract extensions with the Premiership club.

Back Watson, 24, locks Ewels, 23, and Stooke, 25, and prop Catt, 30, have all featured in England squads.

"All have fundamental roles ...

2018-11-13 18:17 open_in_new
Bristol Waste Company's goodwill panto tickets upsets workers

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A waste company's goodwill gesture of £25,000 of pantomime tickets for ...

2018-11-13 17:14 open_in_new
Gwenda Gage from Bristol is her brain-injured son's carer

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A mother who has to carry an oxygen tank to breathe has been nominated ...

2018-11-13 14:05 open_in_new
Bristol murder arrest after man dies in flat in Easton

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A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder over the death ...

2018-11-13 08:48 open_in_new
Sam Underhill must adapt to be genuine world-class back row - Jeremy Guscott

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In the modern game, with the high level of attrition and injury, you never know when your chance is going to come.

For Sam Underhill, it came on Saturday.

Without flanker Tom ...

2018-11-12 10:45 open_in_new