Somerset

Bath risk fine for allowing Taulupe Faletau to play for Wales v South Africa

BBC Somerset News Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 22:34
Bath risk a sanction by Premiership Rugby for allowing number eight Taulupe Faletau to play for Wales against South Africa.
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BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017: Shortlist of 12 revealed for award

BBC Somerset News Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 19:25
Twelve contenders are shortlisted for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017 award, to be presented on 17 December.
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Taunton D-Day veteran claw hammer attack: Man in court

BBC Somerset News Feed - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:46
Joseph Isaacs is accused of attempting to murder Jim Booth, 96, who was attacked with a claw hammer.
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Attempted murder charge after suspected claw hammer attack in Taunton

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sun, 11/26/2017 - 14:36
A 39-year-old has been charged with aggravated burglary and attempted murder of a D-Day veteran.
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Claw hammer attack victim, 96, facing 'long' recovery

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sat, 11/25/2017 - 21:50
D-Day veteran Jim Booth suffered a "cowardly" attack, but is "a little stronger each day", his family say.
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Wycombe Wanderers v Yeovil Town

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sat, 11/25/2017 - 10:36
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Wycombe Wanderers and Yeovil Town.
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Man charged with stabbed woman's murder in Burnham-on-Sea

BBC Somerset News Feed - Sat, 11/25/2017 - 10:23
A post-mortem examination found Lisa Marie Thornton died from multiple stab wounds.
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The kids helping hedgehogs

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/24/2017 - 14:46
With the number of hedgehogs going down a group of schools in Somerset have come up with a plan to help protect them!
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Premiership: Bath v Harlequins

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/24/2017 - 13:50
Team news as Bath host Harlequins in Saturday's Premiership fixture at The Recreation Ground (12:45 GMT).
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Five-year-old Jayden's birthday treat from his heroes

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/24/2017 - 12:21
A Somerset boy was treated to a special day by off-duty police officers, as he waits for a heart transplant.
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Arrest over Taunton D-Day veteran claw hammer attack

BBC Somerset News Feed - Fri, 11/24/2017 - 11:21
Jim Booth, 96, was assaulted by a cold caller asking if he needed any work doing to his house.
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Tennis child abuse apology after Wrexham coach case

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 20:43
Daniel Sanders, a former professional player, was jailed for six years for sexually abusing a child.
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Turnip Prize: Entries for spoof art award announced

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 18:17
The finalists for the Turnip Award, which honours "rubbish art", are announced.
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Mark Aizlewood denies fraud saying he had 'bigger battles'

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 17:58
Former Wales footballer Mark Aizlewood denies £5m fraud saying his focus was on his wife's drug battle.
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D-Day veteran attacked in claw hammer burglary in Taunton

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 16:55
Police said they believed the attack on Wednesday was part of a distraction burglary.
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Bath University vice-chancellor wins no-confidence vote

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 10:17
Motion of no-confidence was defeated by 19 votes to 16, with two abstentions
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Online GP consultation 'of limited use', study finds

BBC Somerset News Feed - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 02:04
A study of a pilot scheme finds there were two online consultations per 1,000 patients.
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Avon and Somerset PCC: Budget 'ignored' police cash fears

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 20:15
Sue Mountstevens says current spending 'risks the safety of local people'.
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Chancellor unveils £80m Budget boost for West transport

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 18:08
Regional mayor Tim Bowles says the spending pledge is a 'direct result of devolution'.
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Hunt for murderer who absconded from HMP Spring Hill

BBC Somerset News Feed - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 16:03
Nicholas Redding is among three people who have absconded from a Buckinghamshire jail.
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