Somerset

Cheddar Gorge abseiling team's 'extreme spring clean'

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 03/09/2018 - 01:24
England's largest gorge is being cleared of loose rock, invasive plants and scrub as part of a £100,000 scheme.
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Anglo-Welsh Cup: Bath v Northampton Saints

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 03/08/2018 - 13:10
Team news as Bath host Northampton Saints in Friday's Anglo-Welsh Cup semi-final at The Recreation Ground (19:45 GMT).
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Cold War jet's emergency landing forced by mechanical fault

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 03/08/2018 - 12:24
The rare de Havilland Sea Vixen was returning from an air show when its landing gear stuck.
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Nine areas of England apply to join badger cull

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 03/08/2018 - 12:04
Applications to join the scheme are from areas at "high risk" of bovine TB, Natural England says.
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Premiership: Plan to extend season scrapped - players' union chief Damian Hopley

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 18:05
Controversial plans to extend the Premiership season are "dead in the water" according to players' union chief Damian Hopley.
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Sam Underhill: Bath and England flanker ruptures tendon in toe

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 17:51
Bath and England flanker Sam Underhill will miss the rest of the Premiership season after rupturing a tendon in his big toe.
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Hinkley Point C nuclear power station workers end mass sit-in

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 16:47
About 600 workers had protested over their pay after snow stopped work on the site last week.
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Andy Nash: Former Somerset chairman steps down as ECB director

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 16:31
Andy Nash steps down as a director of the England and Wales Cricket Board as a result of "significant differences".
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Six Nations: England have not discussed bonus point - Anthony Watson

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 14:16
England have not discussed earning a bonus point against France despite potentially needing one to keep their Six Nations hopes alive.
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Jake Gray: Yeovil Town midfielder to miss the rest of the season

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 13:12
Yeovil Town midfielder Jake Gray will miss the remainder of the League Two season with an ankle injury.
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Five patients made 8,303 emergency calls in a year

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 01:32
One caller rang an ambulance service 3,594 times in 12 months.
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University strike talks resume after Twitter skirmishes

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 16:28
Talks continue at the mediation service Acas as 126,000 students demand refunds for lost teaching.
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Ben Tapuai: Harlequins to sign Bath and Australia centre

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 15:30
Harlequins agree a deal to sign Australia centre Ben Tapuai from Premiership rivals Bath at the end of the season.
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Injured Underhill to miss France game

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 14:27
England captain Dylan Hartley is a doubt for Saturday's Six Nations game against France, while Jack Nowell has been ruled out of the championship.
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Hinkley Point C nuclear power station workers stage mass sit-in

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 13:31
Some 600 people claim they have not been paid after snow stopped work on the site.
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Shrewsbury Town v Yeovil Town

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 09:50
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's EFL Trophy game between Shrewsbury Town and Yeovil Town.
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UK Open: Gary Anderson beats Corey Cadby to win in Minehead

BBC Somerset News Feed - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 09:18
Two-time PDC world champion Gary Anderson beats Australia's Corey Cadby to win the UK Open for the first time.
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Runners turn out for cancelled Bath Half Marathon

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 17:24
The race was cancelled by organisers on Friday due to the severe weather.
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Sir Roger Bannister: First person to run a mile in under four minutes dies at 88

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 12:26
Sir Roger Bannister, the first person to run a mile in under four minutes, dies at the age of 88.
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The youngsters keeping traditional trades alive

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 00:02
Meet the young apprentices keeping some of England's oldest trades trades alive.
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