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Bath's Cleveland Bridge repairs delayed due to Covid case

Somerset BBC News Feed - Sun, 06/20/2021 - 09:13
Councillors say they cannot give a date of when the repairs begin due to self-isolation rules.
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T20 Blast: Rain frustrates Somerset and Glamorgan

Somerset BBC News Feed - Sat, 06/19/2021 - 19:40
Somerset and Glamorgan are frustrated by bad weather at Taunton with no play possible.
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Christians link up for coastal path Covid prayers

Somerset BBC News Feed - Sat, 06/19/2021 - 15:21
About 3,000 Christians walked along sections of the coastal path pray together at the same time.
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Somerset denied by rain in T20 Blast

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 21:13
Samit Patel lights up a damp night in the T20 Blast as he rescues Notts against Derbyshire, after Glamorgan beat Middlesex.
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Euro 2020: Thousands of Scotland fans gather in central London

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 18:47
Large crowds of Tartan Army supporters congregate ahead of the Euro 2020 match with England.
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Wild and harbour swimming safety warning issued by authorities

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 14:19
Swimmers have been warned against taking a dip in harbours and reservoirs.
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Somerset Wildlife Trust rings owlet webcam stars

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 14:04
Barn owls are in decline but a breeding pair has returned to a box in Somerset viewed by thousands.
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Euro 2020: Who will England's 'little Scotland' be supporting?

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 13:49
Corby often celebrates its Scottish heritage, but when it comes to football who will the town back?
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England v Scotland: The fans who lost their Euro 2020 tickets

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 13:15
Some fans are having to make new plans after their tickets were cancelled.
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Frome man completes 28-day run in memory of daughter

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 11:14
Chris Bale ran the equivalent of 28 marathons, raising nearly £7k for bereavement charities.
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Bath firefighter Steve Angell was 'loving family man'

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 10:11
The family of Steve Angell say he had a passion for motocross and a wicked sense of humour.
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Yes Sir, I Can Boogie: Why disco hit is now Scotland's unofficial anthem

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 08:57
The 1970s disco classic has become the country's unofficial anthem ahead of the match with England.
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Avon and Somerset Police interim head due to be confirmed

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 06:51
Sarah Crew is deputy chief constable for Avon and Somerset Police and joined the force in 1994.
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South Western Ambulance Service: Assaulted paramedic welcomes body cams

Somerset BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 06:09
It follows a rise in verbal abuse and physical assaults on South Western Ambulance Service crew.
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Euro 2020: Scotland v England at Euro 1996 and what life was like then

Somerset BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/17/2021 - 23:19
As the Euro 2020 game looms, what was life like last time the rivals met in a major tournament?
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Somerset charity's fake flamingos help people isolating

Somerset BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/17/2021 - 16:40
A charity is hiring out its pink plastic birds to keep people happy and raise funds in the pandemic.
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Jamie King loses damages bid over Dunkirk role after son's death

Somerset BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/17/2021 - 16:18
Jamie King claimed he missed out on a role in the film Dunkirk due to PTSD after his son's death.
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England 2-0 Scotland: What was it like to be on the receiving end of Paul Gascoigne's genius?

Somerset BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/17/2021 - 16:12
Paul Gascoigne's brilliant Euro 96 goal is one of English football's most famous moments but it meant a defeat at Wembley which is still hard to swallow for Scotland.
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Covid: What do over-18s need to know about the vaccine?

Somerset BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/17/2021 - 15:09
The vaccine rollout is now reaching younger adults. What do they need to know about getting jabbed?
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Campaign for two meat-free days in Somerset primary schools

Somerset BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/17/2021 - 14:49
Catherine Cannon said primary school lunches in Somerset are "biased towards meat".
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