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Lando Norris: British driver, 18, given Belgium GP practice drive by McLaren

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 22:40
British teenager Lando Norris will make his Friday practice debut for McLaren at this week's Belgium Grand Prix.
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County Championship: Somerset dominate champions Essex on second day

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 18:31
Somerset dominate Essex after an impressive bowling display and lead by 165 at the close on day two of their Division One match.
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Minehead lifeboat gets its first female skipper

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 13:10
Lifeboat charity the RNLI has welcomed its first female skipper to its Minehead branch.
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Mulberry shares collapse on £3m House of Fraser hit

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 10:02
The luxury handbag brand warns of tough trading and says House of Fraser's failure will cost it £3m.
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County Championship: Marcus Trescothick hits 96 as Somerset shade battling Essex

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 18:10
Marcus Trescothick falls five short of a century as Somerset frustrate the Essex attack on day one at Taunton.
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Yeovil Town Ladies sign Amber Gaylor and Bonnie Horwood with new deal for Megan Walsh

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 12:55
Megan Walsh signs a new deal at Yeovil Town Ladies, who have also signed Amber Gaylor and Bonnie Horwood.
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Yeovil Town Ladies: Olivia Fergusson & Amy Goddard join Women's Super League club

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 12:18
Yeovil Town sign striker Olivia Fergusson and defender Amy Goddard from fellow Women's Super League club Bristol City.
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South Western Railway workers hold fifth guard strike

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 01:41
South Western Railway and the RMT union are in dispute over the future role of guards.
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T20 Blast: Notts Outlaws & Sussex Sharks claim final two T20 quarter-final spots

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 22:06
Holders Notts Outlaws and Sussex Sharks both win their final group games to go through to the T20 Blast quarter-finals.
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Yeovil Town Ladies: Ex-Millwall midfielder Ellie Mason joins the WSL club

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 18:07
Yeovil Town Ladies sign former Millwall midfielder Ellie Mason ahead of the new Women's Super League season.
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Notts County v Yeovil Town

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 17:00
Live coverage of Friday's League Two game between Notts County and Yeovil Town.
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Somerset lost gold ring found on carrot dug up for dinner

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 10:54
The 40th birthday present was lost in a vegetable garden in Somerset 12 years ago.
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T20 Blast: Kent beat Somerset to qualify for quarter-finals

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 22:27
Kent Spitfires qualify for the T20 Blast quarter-finals with a thrilling victory over Somerset, while Yorkshire and Sussex also win.
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Bath NHS jobs for trio after learning disability placements

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 14:27
The group was part of a project to people with autism and other disabilities find paid work.
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Smriti Mandhana: Western Storm's top run scorer to miss KSL Finals Day

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 11:45
Western Storm opener Smriti Mandhana will miss Super League Finals Day because of international commitments with India.
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Yeovil Town Ladies: Megan Alexander joins Women's Super League club

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 20:14
Women's Super League club Yeovil Town Ladies sign left-back Megan Alexander, who played for Millwall last season.
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Bath rape victim in appeal to trace suspect Ben Uamburu

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 18:32
Rape suspect Ben Uamburu may have worked as a builder and has contacts in several UK cities.
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Kia Super League: Loughborough Lightning beat Western Storm by nine wickets

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 17:18
Loughborough Lightning put themselves in pole position to finish top of the Kia Super League group table by beating Western Storm.
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'I try to keep my herd pure' says Exmoor cattle farmer

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 15:04
Shiamala Comer has bred Red Ruby cattle on Exmoor for 18 years.
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Guy Mercer: Ex-Bath captain becomes a free agent after being released from contract

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 14:46
Former Bath captain Guy Mercer is released from the remainder of his contract by the Premiership club.
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