Plans for the £92.5m Bristol Arena have been submitted with mayor George Ferguson claiming it will be "hugely popular" and an important boost to the city centre.
A Bristol-based neurosurgeon is working with Scotland's oil and gas engineers in a bid to refine a robotic treatment technique.
Bristol's elected mayor makes good on his pledge to share his home with a refugee, the BBC learns.
Jill Scott's header ensures England avoid embarrassment by beating Bosnia-Herzegovina in their Euro 2017 qualifier.
Leicester Tigers secure a battling victory over rivals Bath in tough conditions at Welford Road.
Campaigners gather in Bristol for a protest march, to urge political leaders to take action against climate change.
A woman from Bath, who has a rare degenerative disorder, has welcomed a deal struck with a drug's manufacturer.
Jamie Reid's injury-time goal earns Exeter a point against Bristol Rovers in a dramatic finish to their League Two encounter.
Jonson Clarke-Harris' brace guides Rotherham to a crucial win over fellow Championship strugglers Bristol City.
Some 200 nutmeg graters, some dating from the 1690s, go on display at a Bristol jeweller's store.
The way sexual assault claims were handled by Avon and Somerset Police is to be investigated by the police watchdog.
A policeman who physically assaulted a sex worker he was having an affair with is sentenced.
European Champions Cup games, postponed after the Paris terror attacks, will be played between 8-10 January.
A police firearms training centre is officially opened, two years after being damaged by a major fire started by arsonists.
Significant improvements have been made in emergency services at Bristol's newest hospital, inspectors say.
CCTV showing how officers dealt with a disabled man days before he was brutally murdered, is released.
Bristol Rovers announce the signing of Cambridge United striker Rory Gaffney on loan, initially until 2 January 2016.
A multimillion-pound deal to redevelop a Grade II listed building has been scrapped by Bristol's mayor, ten years after the site closed.
Defender Derrick Williams says he is enjoying playing a more advanced wing-back role for Bristol City.
A water firm is using DNA testing to detect great-crested newts on sites where pipe building work is planned in a bid to cut its costs.