Seven men are jailed for up to 11 years for their part in a child sex gang in Bristol.
The police watchdog considers whether to hold all or part of the gross misconduct hearing against a chief constable in public.
A police force launches nine separate investigations into child sexual exploitation, which could involve almost 50 victims.
County champions Yorkshire will face promoted Worcestershire at New Road to start the defence of their title.
Plans to spend £100,000 on "another feasibility study" to redevelop Bristol's Colston Hall are criticised by city party leaders.
Stevenage sign Bristol Rovers striker Ryan Brunt on loan until January and extend Lee Barnard's spell from Southend.
Bristol Rovers sign striker Alex Wall on loan from Luton until 4 January, while Donovan Wilson leaves the Pirates for Wolves.
Preview followed by live coverage of Friday's League One game between Peterborough United and Bristol City.
Scottish Widows is to cut 130 jobs across the UK but the restructuring will see about 45 new roles created in Edinburgh and Bristol.
League One leaders Bristol City sign striker Matt Smith on loan from Championship side Fulham until 25 January.
Two gangs of men are convicted of a string of child sex crimes in Bristol involving the abuse, rape and prostitution of teenage girls.
Cross-code signing Sam Burgess is named on Bath's bench for Friday's Premiership game against Harlequins.
Gloucester centre Billy Twelvetrees will start for England against Australia on Saturday, while Bath's George Ford is retained at fly-half.
Bristol is set to apply for a share of national funding to further improve cycling networks in the city.
League Two side Bury sign Bristol City defender Adam El-Abd and Rotherham midfielder Robert Milsom on loan.
Anarchists have claimed responsibility for arson attacks on five cars in an affluent area of Bristol, police say.
Bristol City midfielder Bobby Reid has re-signed for League Two side Plymouth Argyle on loan until 3 January.
Ex-Luton and Bristol Rovers manager Paul Buckle is appointed boss of Cheltenham, following the departure of Mark Yates.
People with learning disabilities are being kept in hospitals too far from home for too long, a report commissioned by NHS England finds.