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Thomas Cook collapse: What happens now to 150,000 British holidaymakers abroad

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) estimates that as many as 150,000 people are still abroad

Thomas Cook has confirmed that all the companies in its group have ceased trading, including Thomas Cook Airlines.

All holidays and flights provided by these companies have been cancelled and ...

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Second appeal to bulldoze curry house and build student flats rejected

It comes less than a year after another government official threw out an appeal by the company for an almost identical scheme at the site, which had also been turned down by the council

Plans to demolish an Indian restaurant and build student digs have been thrown out by a government ...

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Second appeal to bulldoze curry house and build student flats rejected

It comes less than a year after another government official threw out an appeal by the company for an almost identical scheme at the site, which had also been turned down by the council

Plans to demolish an Indian restaurant and build student digs have been thrown out by a government ...

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Public urged to call 999 immediately if they see prison absconder

Dean Gregory Mellors absconded from prison yesterday evening

Members of the public have been warned not to approach a man who absconded from prison.

Police are appealing for help to track down a man who absconded from an open prison in South Gloucestershire.

Staff at HMP ...

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Public urged to call 999 immediately if they see prison absconder

Dean Gregory Mellors absconded from prison yesterday evening

Members of the public have been warned not to approach a man who absconded from prison.

Police are appealing for help to track down a man who absconded from an open prison in South Gloucestershire.

Staff at HMP ...

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All Thomas Cook flights cancelled after company ceases trading with immediate effect

All Thomas Cook flights and hotels have been cancelled

All Thomas Cook bookings, including fights and hotels, have been cancelled after the company ceased trading with immediate effect.

Around 9,000 Thomas Cook jobs in the UK are now at risk while 150,000 customers have been left ...

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All Thomas Cook flights cancelled after company ceases trading with immediate effect

All Thomas Cook flights and hotels have been cancelled

All Thomas Cook bookings, including fights and hotels, have been cancelled after the company ceased trading with immediate effect.

Around 9,000 Thomas Cook jobs in the UK are now at risk while 150,000 customers have been left ...

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Woman found not guilty of sexual assault on drag queen gets community service

Jayde Clowting was found guilty of a separate offence of assault

A woman has been been sentenced to community service after being found guilty of assault but not guilty of sexual assault on a drag queen while at a Bristol night club.

Jayde Clowting, had been on trial for the offences ...

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Lee Johnson shuffled his Bristol City pack but it was stalemate against Swansea City

The view from the stands

The loss of Benik Adobe to a long term knee injury is a huge blow to the team's ambitions. Benik has settled in really well and quickly formed a strong bond with the fans.

It’s another bad injury to a key player and follows the long term absences of ...

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Lee Johnson shuffled his Bristol City pack but it was stalemate against Swansea City

The view from the stands

The loss of Benik Adobe to a long term knee injury is a huge blow to the team's ambitions. Benik has settled in really well and quickly formed a strong bond with the fans.

It’s another bad injury to a key player and follows the long term absences of ...

today 06:38 open_in_new
Bristol City fans claim win over West Midlands Police after four-year court battle settled

A group of Robins supporters argued they were detained illegally

It may have taken some time but a group of Bristol City fans are claiming victory in their own big match.

A four-year court case against West Midlands police that saw the group of supporters allegedly detained while on ...

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Bristol City fans claim win over West Midlands Police after four-year court battle settled

A group of Robins supporters argued they were detained illegally

It may have taken some time but a group of Bristol City fans are claiming victory in their own big match.

A four-year court case against West Midlands police that saw the group of supporters allegedly detained while on ...

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Residents considering legal action over approval of 700 homes in Harry Stoke

“Some of us bought our houses knowing about it, and we’ve been let down and betrayed. It’s shocking”

A long-awaited housing development at the edge of Bristol will go ahead after councillors accepted controversial changes to the final design.

The “reserved matters” ...

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Residents considering legal action over approval of 700 homes in Harry Stoke

“Some of us bought our houses knowing about it, and we’ve been let down and betrayed. It’s shocking”

A long-awaited housing development at the edge of Bristol will go ahead after councillors accepted controversial changes to the final design.

The “reserved matters” ...

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Bristol City transfers and news LIVE Swansea City reaction, loan reports, more

All the latest concerning the Robins

Welcome to Monday's live blog. Let's hope it's a better week than last week when the terrible Benik Afobe news broke.

Lee Johnson's side drew 0-0 on Saturday and we'll have further reaction from the game across the day as ...

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UK weather: What the weather has in store for Monday

With rain comes high humidity

While we settle into September so too does the rain, at least for Bristol.

Monday looks like it will be a mainly dark and rainy day with sunny skies fading at around midday.

Heavy rain is forecast from around 3pm until 8pm, so an umbrella and a ...

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UK weather: What the weather has in store for Monday

With rain comes high humidity

While we settle into September so too does the rain, at least for Bristol.

Monday looks like it will be a mainly dark and rainy day with sunny skies fading at around midday.

Heavy rain is forecast from around 3pm until 8pm, so an umbrella and a ...

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Flipped car near West Street was anti-social behaviour

It is believed to be linked to the incident at the Three Lions

A Smart car found flipped onto its side in Bedminster is believed to have been the result of anti-social behaviour, say police.

Emergency services responded to reports of the overturned car near West Street on Saturday ...

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Catching up with Jane Crouch - brilliant Bristol boxer discusses life in and outside the ring

Latest Subs Bench interview sees pioneering female boxer talk

"A lady who has been a pioneer for sport, not just in this region but across the country." That's the introduction for this week's guest in the very latest Subs Bench episode.

Jane Couch boxed from ...

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Bristol City transfers and news RECAP: Free transfer strikers, player reaction and magic Massengo

All the latest concerning the side from Ashton Gate...

Welcome to Sunday's live blog. We'll be charting our way through all the reaction to the draw against Swansea City right here across the day.

The 0-0 draw meant that it is seven games unbeaten in the league for the ...

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The criminals sentenced at Bristol Magistrates' Court from September 9 to 14

They include Extinction Rebellion protesters and serial shoplifters

Here we list all the convictions in one week at Bristol Magistrates' Court.

The court imposed a wide range of sentences from Monday, September 9 to Saturday, September 14.

Our list includes the ...

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