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County Championship: Glamorgan and Gloucestershire share draw in Newport

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 17:21
Gloucestershire bat out time for a draw in Newport after being set 269 to win in 51 overs by Glamorgan.
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County Championship: Rain ruins final day as Somerset and Surrey share draw

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 16:46
Rain ruins the final day at Taunton as Somerset, runners-up in 2018, are held to a draw by reigning champions Surrey.
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John 'Goldfinger' Palmer: Trial could 'change loyalties'

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 14:09
Notorious fraudster John "Goldfinger" Palmer was shot six times outside his Essex home in 2015.
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Premiership: Newcastle Falcons v Bristol

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 12:04
Team news as Newcastle Falcons host Bristol in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Kingston Park (16:00 BST).
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Premiership: Leicester Tigers v Bath

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 11:41
Team news as Leicester Tigers host Bath in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Welford Road (16:00 BST).
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Voynich manuscript translation claims raise 'concerns'

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 11:40
A Bristol University academic claims to have decoded the indecipherable Voynich manuscript.
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Luatua on Premiership award shortlist

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 11:16
Danny Cipriani could make it an awards double after being nominated among six contenders for Premiership Player of the Season.
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European eel: Schools in bid to save endangered fish

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 10:29
Schoolchildren are raising baby eels and releasing them into lakes to save them from extinction.
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UK knife crime: The first 100 fatal stabbings of 2019

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 03:58
The BBC has tracked the killings to uncover the stories of those who have lost their lives.
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County Championship: Somerset's Lewis Gregory scores century against Surrey

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 18:25
Lewis Gregory's ton helps Somerset wrestle their way back into the contest against Surrey to set up an intriguing final day.
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County Championship: Selman leads Glamorgan fight back against Glos

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 17:21
Nick Selman and Marnus Labuschagne hit centuries as Glamorgan fight back after being forced to follow on by Gloucestershire.
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Lorry-damaged Bristol 'cheese-grater' bridge to reopen

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 15:37
Meads Reach cycle and pedestrian bridge was closed when a lorry was driven over it.
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Student Natasha Abrahart's suicide: Neglect a 'contributory factor'

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 13:49
A mental health service "significantly underestimated" Natasha Abrahart's condition, a coroner rules.
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LGBT school lessons protests spread nationwide

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 12:28
Protests began at schools in Birmingham where the No Outsiders programme was being taught.
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M5 near Bristol shuts after four-vehicle crash

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 12:06
The M5 has now reopened near Bristol after four vehicles including a lorry crashed at 07:15 BST.
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Deprived areas 'becoming cash deserts', Bristol study shows

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:27
Deprived areas in Bristol have less access to free ATMs compared to affluent ones, a study shows.
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Hallen hedgerow covered by thousands of caterpillars

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 09:19
Thousands of creatures believed to be Ermine moths have enveloped a five-metre stretch of hedgerow in Hallen.
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Ex-bodybuilder on how she became obsessed about weight

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 07:15
A former bodybuilder has spoken about how she became obsessed by her weight and body image.
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'How to be body positive as a trans person'

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 05:37
Being body positive while transitioning is important for Bristol artist Jessica Fletcher and her mental health.
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The Gay Bikers Motorcycle Club members' stories

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 01:34
Members of The Gay Bikers Motorcycle Club share their stories.
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