Bath Spa University to hand out drink spike testing cards

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - 7 hours 22 min ago
The university and students' union are taking action after hearing the problem is worsening.
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Bath men's post-natal group aims to beat 'macho culture'

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - 9 hours 22 min ago
A new support group in Bath begins to help fathers affected by anxiety and low mood.
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South Western Railway strike set to hit Royal Ascot

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - 15 hours 39 min ago
The RMT is planning a five-day strike in a row with South Western Railway over guards on trains.
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Driver failed to stop before hitting wall outside Congresbury pub

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 06/16/2019 - 14:30
The man, with children in his car, was followed by police for nearly nine miles before crashing.
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Anger as vandals destroy Pucklechurch allotments

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 06/16/2019 - 10:17
Thousands of pounds worth of damage has been caused at the site.
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Men jailed for Bristol City and Swansea violence

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 19:34
Two men are sent to prison for their part in a disturbance at a football game between Bristol City and Swansea City.
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Planning meeting moved to allow great crested newt removal

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 18:11
A planning meeting is brought forward to allow developers to clear a site before hibernation starts.
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County Championship: Roderick & Higgins make tons in Sussex-Gloucestershire draw

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 17:35
Gareth Roderick hits 158 and Ryan Higgins an unbeaten 119 as Gloucestershire draw with Sussex at Arundel.
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Sick South African woman's deportation threat dropped

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 14:31
Irene Nel's daughter Desree Taylor said she sobbed when she heard her mother could stay.
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Cabot Learning Federation to build new primary free school in Warmley

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 14:17
The school is part of a tranche of 22 free schools being given funding by central government.
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Conor Coltman jailed for Bristol bicycle hit-and-run

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 11:55
Conor Coltman admits knocking down a woman in her 70s as she was crossing a road in Bristol.
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Elderly and young unite over Somerset gardening project

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 08:51
The Growing Together project is designed to bring two generations together with gardening.
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County Championship: Gloucestershire and Sussex heading for draw after rain

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 18:22
Gareth Roderick and Chris Dent hit half-centuries for Gloucestershire, who are heading towards a draw at Sussex.
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Jordi van Stappershoef: Bristol Rovers sign Dutch keeper from FC Volendam

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 16:49
League One side Bristol Rovers sign Dutch goalkeeper Jordi van Stappershoef on a free transfer after his release by FC Volendam.
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County Championship: Lewis Gregory 11-53 match haul helps Somerset thrash Kent

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 16:01
Lewis Gregory takes 11-53 in the match as County Championship leaders Somerset bowl out Kent for 59 to win at Canterbury.
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Queen Victoria's bloomers sell for £1,000 at auction

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 14:57
The royal underwear is approximately 44in (112cm) at the waist and embroidered with initials VR.
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Jennifer Saunders 'nervous' ahead of Bath appearance

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 10:36
Comedian Jennifer Saunders says she has a "lot of nerves" ahead of her appearance in a play in Bath.
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Students want parents to be told in mental health crisis

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 02:20
Two-thirds of students say universities should contact parents about any serious mental health issues.
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Bristol Prison: 'Lack of care' highlighted by chief inspector

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 00:03
Inspectors said self-harm rose dramatically at Bristol Prison and a crisis hotline went unchecked.
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County Championship: Beer denied maiden ton as rain hits Sussex v Gloucestershire

Bristol BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 16:53
Makeshift opener Will Beer narrowly misses a maiden first-class century as Sussex advance to 351-8 against Gloucestershire.
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