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Yeovil Town Ladies 0-0 Birmingham City Ladies

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 21:53
Yeovil Town claim their first point of the season and deny Birmingham City the chance to go third in WSL 1.
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North Somerset Council forced amputee to pay care fees

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 19:03
Ombudsman tells the council it must repay family and others it wrongly told were liable for fees.
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Australia ball-tampering: Matt Renshaw backs Cameron Bancroft to recover from ban

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 16:57
Matt Renshaw backs Australia team-mate Cameron Bancroft to return stronger from his nine-month ban for ball-tampering.
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Chinese items stolen from Bath Museum of East Asian Art

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 15:49
The Bath Museum of East Asian Art is targeted by four masked men who stole jade, ceramics and gold.
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Paralympics bid for Dorset leg amputee

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:21
Hannah Moore started paratriathlon training three months after having her leg removed in 2016.
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Somerset adult care firm staff "burnt out" after takeover

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 13:52
Nearly 200 staff have left Somerset's learning disabilities service since a private firm took over.
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Avon and Somerset police dogs trial body armour

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 13:37
Avon and Somerset said the vests being trialled feature a blue flashing strobe light.
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Mick Crennell is new chief of Avon Fire and Rescue Service

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:51
Mick Crennell replaces Kevin Pearson who led the service for 16 years but was suspended in July.
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Accrington Stanley 2-0 Yeovil Town

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 22:09
Billy Kee's brace clinches Accrington Stanley's promotion to League One with a deserved win at home to Yeovil Town.
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Hot springs to heat Bath Abbey and Pump Rooms

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 18:24
The energy will be used to replace an "extremely inefficient and expensive" Victorian system.
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Discovery Somerset: Fears over adult learning disabilities firm

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 15:38
Families in Somerset say day centres are being threatened with closure and care shifts often go unfilled.
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Bishop's Palace gardeners unearth treasure at historical site

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:59
Gardeners at Bishop's Palace often unearth historical artefacts while going about their jobs.
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Porpoise put down after washing up on Somerset beach

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 11:23
The 3.9ft long female has been put down after it was spotted in shallow water by a dog walker.
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Installation of 25,000 toy cars in bid to reduce school run

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 15:05
Joanna Wright is collecting cars for an installation as part of a "Get out of your car" campaign.
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Yeovil Town v Wycombe Wanderers

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 11:43
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Yeovil Town and Wycombe Wanderers.
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Yeovil Town Ladies 0-4 Reading Women

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 22:16
Reading move up to third in Women's Super League 1 with a comfortable win at bottom-of-the-table Yeovil.
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Keynsham's former Cadbury's factory becomes a retirement village.

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 21:51
The former Cadbury's factory in Keynsham was officially opened as a luxury retirement village by the Princess Royal.
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Somerset fundraiser Georgia Bryant has leukaemia

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 14:48
A woman who raised £65,000 for a cancer charity is now fundraising for her own treatment.
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Premiership: Saracens v Bath

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 13:12
Team news as Saracens host Bath in Sunday's Premiership fixture at Allianz Park (15:00 BST).
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Matt Renshaw: Somerset sign Australia batsman as Cameron Bancroft replacement

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 17:19
Somerset sign Australia batsman Matt Renshaw as their overseas replacement player for Cameron Bancroft.
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