Somerset

Bristol Airport expansion plans decision delayed

BBC Somerset News Feed - 2 hours 4 min ago
Planners had been due to rule over the summer but people continue to comment on the proposals.
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Disability benefits court appeals won four out of five times

BBC Somerset News Feed - 9 hours 13 min ago
Benefits assessments were beset by "poor decision-making" and "obvious inaccuracies", charities say.
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Bath's Brew banned for three weeks

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/13/2019 - 22:29
Wasps' Paolo Odogwu is banned for six weeks for kicking out, while Bath's Aled Brew gets a three-week ban for striking.
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Bulmers art theft: Charges dropped against all defendants

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/13/2019 - 20:39
The trial related to the theft of millions of pounds worth of art from the family's home.
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Mosaic design of city of Wells revealed

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/13/2019 - 18:01
The artwork will contain more than 750,000 tiles and be located close to the Bishop's Barn in the city.
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Suicide prevention: Portishead barbers aim to 'cut' male suicide

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 16:42
A couple say men open up to them about issues which they would not share with anyone else.
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PC sacked after slapping colleague at Christmas party

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 14:21
A disciplinary panel found PC James McCall's behaviour amounted to gross misconduct.
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Yeovil Town v Hartlepool United

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 13:00
Live coverage of Tuesday's FA Cup first-round tie between Yeovil Town and Hartlepool United.
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Bath Spa University student dies from suspected meningitis

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 12:42
The student, who has not been named, was admitted to hospital at the weekend and died suddenly.
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Stuart Barnes given Somerset full-time bowling coach role

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 12:41
Somerset appoint Stuart Barnes as a full-time bowling coach on a two-year contract.
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Teenager killed in crash with lorry in Wiltshire

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sun, 11/10/2019 - 17:18
The 18-year-old driver of the car, who was from Somerset, died at the scene of the accident.
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Yeovil Town v Hartlepool United

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 09:23
Live coverage of Saturday's The FA Cup game between Yeovil Town and Hartlepool United.
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Tom Banton: England T20 batsman hopes to earn Test call-up

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 19:15
England Twenty20 batsman Tom Banton says his ambition is to play Test cricket for his country.
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Body of man found following fire in Highbridge flat

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 16:32
Four crews from Burnham, Bridgwater and Taunton were called to the fire in Highbridge.
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General election 2019: Can I vote as someone else?

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 15:38
You don't have to show ID when you vote so what's to stop you pretending to be someone else?
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Premiership: Bath v Northampton Saints

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 14:03
Team news as Bath host Northampton in Saturday's Premiership fixture at The Rec (15:00 GMT).
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Castle Cary armed siege: Daniel Hannam jailed

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 12:27
Police officers feared they were going to die when Daniel Hannam fired a shotgun out of a window.
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Jamie Sherwood: Yeovil Town Women to re-appoint first-team manager

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 22:00
BBC Sport understands former Women's Super League club Yeovil Town are set to re-appoint Jamie Sherwood as their manager.
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Somerset carer facing deportation to Zimbabwe

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 14:32
Pewie Moyo, who has lived in the UK for 12 years, says she feels like she's "not valued".
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St Margaret's Hospice bosses cleared of fraud after trial

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 13:45
Two senior bosses at St Margaret's Hospice were accused of submitting false invoices.
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