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Bristol mental health staff become 'living books'

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 05:04
Library visitors were able to reserve slots to "borrow" and talk to mental health professionals.
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St Christopher's special needs children's home in Bristol closes

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 23:07
The care home for children with complex special needs, has been suspended by Ofsted.
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Women's Ashes: England end Australia's unbeaten run with T20 victory

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 22:33
England end Australia's hopes of an unbeaten Women's Ashes series with a 17-run win in the final T20 international at Bristol.
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Bristol Bearpit: 'Squatters stole £14,000 worth of kitchen equipment'

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 16:52
The items were taken from a catering business at the "Bearpit" in Bristol.
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British bees under threat from Turkish insect invader

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 11:02
A bee, thought to be the osmia avosetta variety, came back to the UK in a family's holiday luggage.
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Bristol tower blocks closed to non-residents to stop drugs

Wed, 07/31/2019 - 09:50
People found in the tower blocks who do not live there can be "asked to leave or potentially arrested".
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Bristol exhibition No Limits celebrates older athletes

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 23:28
An outdoor photographic exhibition aims to challenge stereotypes surrounding the ageing process.
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Tree planting: Where can I do it and which type is best?

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 23:25
Here are some of the things our readers wanted to know about tree planting.
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Bristol Taser incident: Force to adopt print scanners

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 16:59
Avon and Somerset Police was criticised by a scrutiny panel after a man was mistakenly Tasered by an officer.
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'It's an extraordinary place'

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 15:27
Emma Stibbon has been given an honorary award for her art that focuses on environmental issues and is made in extreme conditions.
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Adam Webster: Brighton close to £20m deal for Bristol City defender

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 15:26
Brighton are close to completing a club-record £20m deal with Bristol City for centre-back Adam Webster.
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'Outstanding' student Stiven Bregu saved from deportation

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 13:27
Albanian teenager Stiven Bregu arrived in the UK when he was 13 but was told he must leave.
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Bristol Energy: Council makes £2.5m payment

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 09:30
The instalment is the first of this financial year and is part of a long-term plan of investment.
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Climate change: Tree planting rise 'needs to happen quickly'

Tue, 07/30/2019 - 06:23
A charity warns 1.5 billion new trees will need to be planted in the UK to reduce carbon emissions.
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Fire chief says Avon Fire and Rescue now in 'a good place'

Mon, 07/29/2019 - 13:34
Avon Fire and Rescue was severely criticised in a damning report from the Home Office in 2017.
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T20 Blast: Martin Guptill, Alex Carey & Babar Azam all make runs on Sunday

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 17:39
New Zealand's Martin Guptill leads Worcestershire to victory, while Alex Carey stars for Sussex on his T20 Blast debut.
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Bristol Airport park-and-ride 'may affect M5 junction'

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 12:08
Highways bosses say an increase in traffic on the road network had not been properly considered.
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Babar Azam: Pakistan batsman to play for Somerset in County Championship

Sun, 07/28/2019 - 10:59
Pakistan batsman Babar Azam will play for Somerset in their County Championship match against Warwickshire.
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Lilley leads Foxes to T20 win as Glos suffer washout

Sat, 07/27/2019 - 19:30
Aaron Lilley scores a 30-ball 66 as Leicestershire beat Nottinghamshire by 21 runs in a rain-affected T20 Blast tie.
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Bristol post office gets alcohol licence despite objections

Sat, 07/27/2019 - 15:05
The application was opposed by police but the owner said the move was necessary to keep the business afloat.
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