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Bristol man reveals pain of losing close friend to early on set dementia

'At his age made it all the more difficult, as dementia affects young and old and strips them of their memories, loved ones and their lives'

A Bristol man is on a mission to raise awareness of early onset dementia after it took his best friend.

When Stewart Black died in January 2018 ...

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Bristol City close on deal for promising League Two attacker with Robins links

He has caught the eye on trial

Bristol City are close on a deal to bring in Newport County attacker Owura Edwards.

Edwards already has links with the Robins, with his brother Opi already in the club's youth set-up and travelled to Florida for the recent pre-season training ...

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Bristol City close on deal for promising League Two attacker with Robins links

He has caught the eye on trial

Bristol City are close on a deal to bring in Newport County attacker Owura Edwards.

Edwards already has links with the Robins, with his brother Opi already in the club's youth set-up and travelled to Florida for the recent pre-season training ...

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Teen arrested after row of parked cars 'written off' in Bristol

A 17-year-old was arrested at the scene

Three cars were reportedly written off last night after a suspected drink-driver crashed into a row of parked vehicles in Oldland Common.

The teenage driver allegedly lost control at around 10.30pm and ploughed into a car parked on High Street, ...

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New signings needed as Bristol Rovers are stretched - talking points from defeat to Birmingham City

The Gas went down to a 2-1 defeat

Bristol Rovers looked well drilled and sharp in the first half, taking the lead through Kyle Bennett early on before quickly being pegged back. They won a lot of balls in midfield and looked to break quickly on their Championship opponents, with the front ...

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What you need to do to stop your tax credit payments being stopped on July 31 deadline

HM Revenue and Customs is warning people to renew them

Anyone who is in receipt of tax credits must renew them by the end of July, or their payments will be stopped.

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) said parents in receipt of child tax credits and those who claim working benefit have ...

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What you need to do to stop your tax credit payments being stopped on July 31 deadline

HM Revenue and Customs is warning people to renew them

Anyone who is in receipt of tax credits must renew them by the end of July, or their payments will be stopped.

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) said parents in receipt of child tax credits and those who claim working benefit have ...

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A new restaurant is opening in Bristol – and it'll be a wine-lover's paradise

More than 60 different types of vino will be on offer at Snobby's

Given its widespread acclaim, many people were shocked when No Man's Grace closed earlier this year.

The restaurant, which was once a site belonging to late celebrity restaurateur Keith Floyd, is in a prime ...

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A new restaurant is opening in Bristol – and it'll be a wine-lover's paradise

More than 60 different types of vino will be on offer at Snobby's

Given its widespread acclaim, many people were shocked when No Man's Grace closed earlier this year.

The restaurant, which was once a site belonging to late celebrity restaurateur Keith Floyd, is in a prime ...

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This is why Bristol has such a thriving food scene

We all enjoy hundreds of fantastic restaurants, street food stalls and cafes today - but the roots of Bristol's fantastic food community go way back

Bristol has long enjoyed a reputation as having one of the best food scenes in the UK.

Rarely a week goes by when one of the city’s ...

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Bristol MP reveals her role in helping block Boris Johnson from shutting down Parliament to force no deal Brexit

Thangam Debbonaire was one of those coordinating the rebellion against the man likely to be the next PM

Parliament declared itself officially in opposition to Boris Johnson’s plans to proceed with a no-deal Brexit – and a Bristol MP has revealed what it was like to be behind the ...

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Dad says he was 'treated like a shoplifter' when returning ripped pool to Smyths Toys Superstores

"I have no idea why they ushered me out. I felt shocked to be honest."

A dad claims he was "treated like a shoplifter" when he tried to return a garden pool to Smyths Toys Superstores, after finding several punctures in it.

Jason Money said he was "shocked" after ...

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Dad says he was 'treated like a shoplifter' when returning ripped pool to Smyths Toys Superstores

"I have no idea why they ushered me out. I felt shocked to be honest."

A dad claims he was "treated like a shoplifter" when he tried to return a garden pool to Smyths Toys Superstores, after finding several punctures in it.

Jason Money said he was "shocked" after ...

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People urged to hand in guns during firearms amnesty

More than 300 guns were handed last year

Police have urged people to hand in 'illegal and unwanted' firearms during a two-week amnesty.

Last summer when Avon and Somerset Police launched a similar scheme, 313 guns and 120 pieces of ammunition were dropped off at police ...

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Girl, 14, says teacher told her to 'control her period' when she asked to go to the toilet

She now wants to end the stigma of periods for young girls

A 14-year-old has vowed to change the way schools deal with girls when they are on their periods, after claiming she has been given detentions for needing to use the toilet.

For many girls, experiencing periods for the first ...

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Championship gossip: Leeds United fighting off Premier League interest in key man; £9m West Brom target set to leave; Middlesbrough transfer update

The latest gossip

Here is the latest gossip from around the Championship.

Football Insider claim Leeds United are set to open contract talks with Mateusz Klich.

The midfielder is a key man at Elland Road but has attracted interest from Premier League side ...

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Aston Villa face battle to sign £20m striker; Cardiff City eye £1m hit man; Derby County line up Watford goalkeeper - latest Championship gossip

Round up of the latest Championship gossip

As the dawn of the new Championship season commences next week, clubs throughout the country have limited time to prepare for what is going to be a long and testing campaign.

Some clubs have made the necessary preparations to bolster their ...

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Bristol MP reveals her role in helping block Boris Johnson from shutting down Parliament to force no deal Brexit

Thangam Debbonaire was one of those coordinating the rebellion against the man likely to be the next PM

Parliament declared itself officially in opposition to Boris Johnson’s plans to proceed with a no-deal Brexit – and a Bristol MP has revealed what it was like to be behind the ...

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Tottenham Hotspur to splash £25m on Championship star; Liverpool striker wanted by Derby County; Middlesbrough linked with West Ham attacker - Latest second tier gossip

All the latest transfer gossip, news and rumours from the Championship

With under three weeks until 2019/20 Championship season kicks off, clubs up and down the country are scrambling to get their transfer business done.

Bristol City, Leeds United and Brentford have been the ...

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Tottenham Hotspur to splash £25m on Championship star; Liverpool striker wanted by Derby County; Middlesbrough linked with West Ham attacker - Latest second tier gossip

All the latest transfer gossip, news and rumours from the Championship

With under three weeks until 2019/20 Championship season kicks off, clubs up and down the country are scrambling to get their transfer business done.

Bristol City, Leeds United and Brentford have been the ...

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Latest Sheffield Wednesday manager odds: Former Bristol City manager moves up in the running to replace Steve Bruce as former Chelsea assistant also rises

A look at the candidates

Bristol City are going to hope Sheffield Wednesday bosses move quickly to appoint a new manager as they look to seal a deal to land the Owls' striker Lucas Joao.

Former Wales manager Chris Coleman has become the bookies' favourite this morning, ...

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