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Updates: Today at Bristol Magistrates' Court

We take a seat in court for another busy day for the justices

All criminal cases in Bristol start with a hearing at the city’s magistrates’ court.

From the most minor crimes to the most serious, hundreds of cases are dealt with each day.

Offenders can be jailed for up to ...

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Waitrose launches the ultimate Christmas food range and it looks so tasty

There are plenty of vegan options too!

The Waitrose Christmas food offering for 2019 is packed with showstopping desserts and quality meat and trimmings.

Shoppers who consider a trip to the family store will be able to get ready for the festivities with food orders now available ...

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Waitrose launches the ultimate Christmas food range and it looks so tasty

There are plenty of vegan options too!

The Waitrose Christmas food offering for 2019 is packed with showstopping desserts and quality meat and trimmings.

Shoppers who consider a trip to the family store will be able to get ready for the festivities with food orders now available ...

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Child taken to hospital with constipation after school's rules left her too scared to go to loo

Thankfully, the school has now updated its bizarre policy

A schoolgirl was taken to hospital with constipation after her school’s toilet roll rule meant she was too scared to go to the loo.

The Cardiff school's policy left her with such bad anxiety, the four-year-old ...

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Child taken to hospital with constipation after school's rules left her too scared to go to loo

Thankfully, the school has now updated its bizarre policy

A schoolgirl was taken to hospital with constipation after her school’s toilet roll rule meant she was too scared to go to the loo.

The Cardiff school's policy left her with such bad anxiety, the four-year-old ...

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'Made in Bristol' - City fans celebrate Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham's first goal for England

The 22-year-old remains a hugely popular figure

There's no question that Tammy Abraham will enjoy an immensely successful career having established himself as one of the brightest young strikers in English football, if not the world.

At Wembley on Thursday night, Abraham took ...

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'Made in Bristol' - City fans celebrate Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham's first goal for England

The 22-year-old remains a hugely popular figure

There's no question that Tammy Abraham will enjoy an immensely successful career having established himself as one of the brightest young strikers in English football, if not the world.

At Wembley on Thursday night, Abraham took ...

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Five things that happened when Boris Johnson visited Bristol and the South West

From tug boat trips to singing with primary school kids, the PM has had a busy day

It's been an eventful day for the Prime Minister as his election campaign toured the South West.

From a cancelled visit to a bakery due to protests to getting held up in Bristol's rush hour ...

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The heartwarming moment a woman proposed to her partner during Bristol Elvana gig

"As a woman I felt it was important for me to propose"

This is the heartwarming moment a woman got down on one knee and proposed to her partner in front of 2,000 revellers at a Elvana gig.

Carly Squires took boyfriend Ross Graham onto the stage during the concert at Bristol O2 ...

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Bristol City transfers and news LIVE: Johnson coach of the year, internationals latest

All the latest news from BS3

Good morning and welcome to Friday's live blog.

It's been a busy week in the Championship with Neil Warnock's departure, Sheffield Wednesday's misconduct charge over the Hillsborough sale and a whole host of City players jetting off to ...

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Police warn parents to stop parking dangerously outside school and putting kids' lives at risk

Officers plan to set up patrol outside of the school in Portishead

Police have warned parents they are putting children's lives at risk by parking dangerously outside schools.

During an open letter, PC Hayley Hembery said parents in Portishead were adding to congestion by ...

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LIVE: Hengrove Leisure Centre evacuated due to 'strange smell'

One person said they were in the pool when the evacuation took place

Hengrove Leisure Centre in the south of Bristol has been evacuated after reports of a 'strange smell'.

An eyewitness has told Bristol Live that they were in the middle of a swim at the leisure centre when ...

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The Killers at Ashton Gate Stadium: Ticket information and all we know about concert

The American rock band will take to the stage for the gig supported by Manic Street Preachers

Bosses at Ashton Gate have confirmed that the American rock band The Killers will perform at Ashton Gate Stadium, home of Bristol City and Bristol Bears, on June 9 2020.

They will be ...

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The Killers at Ashton Gate Stadium: Ticket information and all we know about concert

The American rock band will take to the stage for the gig supported by Manic Street Preachers

Bosses at Ashton Gate have confirmed that the American rock band The Killers will perform at Ashton Gate Stadium, home of Bristol City and Bristol Bears, on June 9 2020.

They will be ...

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Police warn parents to stop parking dangerously outside school and putting kids' lives at risk

Officers plan to set up patrol outside of the school in Portishead

Police have warned parents they are putting children's lives at risk by parking dangerously outside schools.

During an open letter, PC Hayley Hembery said parents in Portishead were adding to congestion by ...

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This new Nike shoe is the perfect design for nurses and doctors

The brand acknowledge those professions who are on their feet for long periods of time

Nike have created the perfect shoe for NHS workers who are on their feet all day.

The Nike Air Zoom Pulse is a design for the "everyday hero" which aims to provide support for workers who ...

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This new Nike shoe is the perfect design for nurses and doctors

The brand acknowledge those professions who are on their feet for long periods of time

Nike have created the perfect shoe for NHS workers who are on their feet all day.

The Nike Air Zoom Pulse is a design for the "everyday hero" which aims to provide support for workers who ...

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Southmead Hospital's new zero tolerance policy could see racist patients denied treatment

A red and yellow card system is in place from today

Patients who racially abuse staff at Southmead Hospital could be refused treatment and ejected from the premises under a tough new policy brought in by hospital bosses.

North Bristol NHS Trust has launched a ‘Red Card to Racism’ ...

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Man dies after choking on food at Wetherspoons pub in Midsomer Norton

The man was taken to hospital, but later died

A man died after choking on food at a JD Wetherspoon pub in Midsomer Norton, Somerset, on Monday (November 11).

The customer was given CPR at The Palladium Electric after he began to choke on his meal, Somerset Live reports. ...

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Man dies after choking on food at Wetherspoons pub in Midsomer Norton

The man was taken to hospital, but later died

A man died after choking on food at a JD Wetherspoon pub in Midsomer Norton, Somerset, on Monday (November 11).

The customer was given CPR at The Palladium Electric after he began to choke on his meal, Somerset Live reports. ...

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Mark Little glad to be at 'proper club' Bristol Rovers after spell at 'shambolic' Bolton Wanderers

The defender claims he is still owed money by the Trotters

Mark Little has said he is glad to be back at a 'proper club' after his spell at 'shambolic' Bolton Wanderers.

Speaking after the Gas' 1-0 win over Swindon Town in the EFL Trophy on Wednesday night, ...

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