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WSL Liverpool Women 2-1 Yeovil Town Ladies

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 16:19
Jess Clarke scores three minutes from time to give Liverpool Women victory and deny Yeovil Ladies a first point.
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Helmet clue 'could lead to armed robber'

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 15:06
Would-be robber fled on motorbike after shop keeper refused to hand over cash.
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Blasting leaves from the rail lines

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 09:37
High pressure water and sand are applied to the tracks to remove "slippery" leaves.
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Tributes for death crash ex-firefighter Paddy Canavan

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 16:38
Police said Paddy Canavan received treatment at the scene "but sadly died shortly afterwards".
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Somerset County Council's whistleblowing policy to be reviewed

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 13:31
Probe under way after more complaints were apparently being raised than were being reported.
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European Rugby Champions Cup: Bath to host Toulouse in opening game

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 16:31
Bath, who will host Toulouse in their opening European Rugby Champions Cup fixture, face a tough pool in the competition, says club's rugby director.
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Diallang Jaiyesimi: Yeovil Town's on-loan Norwich forward out for the season

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 14:44
Yeovil's on-loan forward Diallang Jaiyesimi is ruled out for the rest of the season after suffering a serious knee injury.
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Hinkley Point mud dump suspension call rejected by AMs

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 19:08
AMs reject demands for the dumping of mud from the new Hinkley Point plant to be stopped.
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Semesa Rokoduguni: Bath winger signs new long-term contract

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 12:30
Bath winger Semesa Rokoduguni signs a new long-term contract with the Premiership club.
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Max Waller: Somerset spinner signs two-year white ball contract

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 09:25
Somerset leg-spinner Max Waller signs a new two-year deal to play white-ball cricket at Taunton.
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Omar Sowunmi: Yeovil Town skipper ruled out for rest of 2018 with ankle injury

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 08:48
Yeovil Town captain Omar Sowunmi is unlikely to play again this year after injuring ankle ligaments.
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Somerset man jailed for threatening to kill wife

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 20:34
Christopher Jansons also held his wife hostage after discovering she admitted having an affair.
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South Western Railway workers confirm further walkouts

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 18:27
South Western and the RMT union are in a long-running dispute over the future role of train guards.
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Taulupe Faletau: Bath and Wales back row breaks arm

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 15:30
Wales back row Taulupe Faletau is almost certain to miss the autumn internationals after breaking his arm.
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Hundreds attend Somerset funeral for cancer blogger

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 21:01
Dan Thomas charted every stage of his illness on YouTube up until his death.
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Trombonist Stephen Sykes plays tune 'which saved my life'

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 18:41
Musicians all around the world played the solo to raise £100,000 for Stephen Sykes' cancer treatment.
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Plastic pollution: Bottle washed up after decades

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 17:46
The coastguard said it was "shocking" how long plastic could "survive" in the sea.
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Second Pret a Manger allergy-link victim identified

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 16:39
Tributes are paid to Celia Marsh who died after eating a "super-veg rainbow flatbread".
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Giant WW1 poppy memorial unveiled in Wincanton

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 14:25
It includes the names of every British and Commonwealth serviceman and woman lost in the war.
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Glastonbury 2019 tickets sell out in half an hour

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 11:23
Record numbers of people tried to buy tickets to the annual music festival.
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