Somerset

Woman killed 'leaning out of train window' between Bath and Bristol

BBC Somerset News Feed - Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:59
The 28-year-old, from Penarth, died at the scene after sustaining "serious head injuries".
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Man's body found in Weston-super-Mare in 'suspicious' death

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sun, 12/02/2018 - 11:10
It was first thought the victim had been shot but police say "it does not appear to be the case".
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Birmingham City Women v Yeovil Town Ladies

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sun, 12/02/2018 - 10:52
Live coverage of Sunday's Women's Super League game between Birmingham City Women and Yeovil Town Ladies.
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Woman takes in grey squirrel found injured in Somerset

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sun, 12/02/2018 - 01:08
The squirrel, named Horatio, was acting "really confused" when found by the side of the road.
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Premiership: Bath v Sale Sharks

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/30/2018 - 13:35
Team news as Bath host Sale Sharks in Sunday's Premiership fixture at The Recreation Ground (15:00 GMT).
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Rail fares to rise by 3.1% in January

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/30/2018 - 12:36
Unions criticise the increase, calling it a "kick in the teeth" for passengers.
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Tom Banton: Somerset wicketkeeper signs contract extension until 2020

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/30/2018 - 11:05
Somerset wicketkeeper Tom Banton signs a contract extension to stay with the club until the end of the 2020 season.
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Man admits threats to rape BBC presenter Alex Lovell

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/29/2018 - 17:28
Gordon Hawthorn sent letters to Points West journalist Alex Lovell over six years.
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New site found for Weston-super-Mare's RNLI lifeboat HQ

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/29/2018 - 11:25
The RNLI in Weston has a new site for its HQ which allows boats to be launched at all tide times.
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Breeding pairs of Cranes are thriving on the Somerset Levels

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/29/2018 - 06:08
Cranes had been absent from the Somerset Levels for 400 years before their reintroduction.
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Older victims murder risk 'unrecognised', academic warns

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/29/2018 - 02:35
Systems to spot potential victims are failing to identify people over 60, an academic is warning.
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Gay rugby player Kenneth Macharia granted bail from detention centre

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 21:22
Kenneth Macharia said he was "very happy to be free" and thanked friends for their support.
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Elderly 'deeply worried' over Somerset night care cuts

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:03
Somerset County Council wants to end on-site support at evenings and weekends at three homes.
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James Wilson: Bath re-sign versatile New Zealand-born back

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 16:03
Premiership club Bath re-sign versatile New Zealand-born back James Wilson on a deal until the end of the season.
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South Bristol link road and housing plan 'insulting'

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 14:10
Pland for the road and thousands of new homes near Whitchurch have angered residents.
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Josh Davey: Somerset's Scotland international fast bowler signs new two-year deal

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 10:50
Somerset fast bowler Josh Davey signs a new two-year contract to remain at Taunton until at least September 2020.
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West Somerset Railway vows to overcome 'disharmony'

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 08:14
The chairman says the railway now has a new board as part of its plans to modernise.
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Yeovil Town 0-3 Port Vale

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 22:50
A Cristian Montano double helps Port Vale on their way to a comfortable 3-0 victory at Yeovil in League Two.
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Kia Super League: Surrey Stars start defence at Yorkshire Diamonds

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 17:00
Defending Women's Super League champions Surrey Stars begin their 2019 campaign at Yorkshire Diamonds on 6 August.
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Women's Ashes: Taunton to host Test of 2019 England v Australia series

BBC Somerset News Feed - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 14:51
England's women will face West Indies and Australia in a busy home summer of fixtures in 2019 - with Taunton hosting the Women's Ashes Test.
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