Evan Woolcock, who was to stand for the Conservatives in Portishead West, called Islam a "death cult".
The bridge will close on Tuesday night and again for 12 hours on Sunday while work is carried out.
Gareth Roderick's 100 not out leads Gloucestershire to a six-wicket win that extends Kent's losing start in the One-Day Cup.
World number seven Judd Trump faces a battle at the World Championship after falling 6-3 behind against Thepchaiya Un-Nooh.
Judd Trump puts together a "wonderful" break, a tournament-high 141, as he pulls a frame back against Thailand's Thepchaiya Un-Nooh at the Crucible.
Bristol Airport, which is owned by a teachers' pension plan, wants to increase capacity by 30% by 2025.
The legend of the handsome soldier who met a gruesome end and became the patron saint of England.
Mastering the Masters, brotherly love and troubling Ronnie - Judd Trump says he feels ready to win a world title.
Live coverage of Monday's League One game between Bristol Rovers and Rochdale.
Craig Overton again impresses with bat and ball as Somerset beat Glamorgan by two runs in a thrilling One-Day Cup finish in Cardiff.
Preview followed by live coverage of Monday's Championship game between Sheffield Wednesday and Bristol City.
Live coverage of Sunday's Women's Super League game between Liverpool Women and Bristol City Women.
A locomotive which shunted goods around the Fry's factory in Keynsham runs under its own steam again.
Live coverage of Friday's League One game between AFC Wimbledon and Bristol Rovers.
Up to 30 firefighters have spent the night tackling the blaze at Clevedon Road in Failand, Bristol.
Preview followed by live coverage of Friday's Championship game between Bristol City and Reading (12:00 BST)
Judy Evans-McIntrye did not know about her dad's campaigning in Bristol until last year.
Ofsted inspectors found North Street Nursery in Bedminster was not meeting certain requirements.
Gloucestershire skittle Surrey for just 88 to win their opening One-Day Cup game of the season by 147 runs.
Bristol City are charged by the FA for failing to ensure the "orderly" conduct of their players against Aston Villa.