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Bristol nursery locks toys away for a month

2 hours 30 min ago
The toys have been replaced toys with cardboard, tins and train tickets in an attempt to encourage play.
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Three sailors rescued after leaving ship to go drinking

3 hours 36 min ago
The Russian, Dutch and Philippine nationals failed to return to their ship after going drinking on dry land.
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PCC drug smuggling comments labelled 'disgraceful'

6 hours 32 min ago
A police and crime commissioner comes under fire for suggesting the town as a gateway to the UK.
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Council tax increase: Why am I paying the police so much?

16 hours 19 min ago
A bigger portion of your council tax will go to police this year. But why? And what is it used for?
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Tour Championship: Judd Trump, Ronnie O'Sullivan, Neil Robertson & Mark Allen progress

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 22:48
Judd Trump wins the last four frames to beat Mark Williams and set up a Tour Championship semi-final with Ronnie O'Sullivan.
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Bristol Council's £98k chief executive payout a 'scandal'

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 18:43
Bristol City Council's former chief executive Anna Klonowski was paid £98,000 after resigning in 2017.
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World Down's Syndrome Day: Model reveals beauty project pride

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 16:07
Nino Genua says being part of the Radical Beauty Project makes him "so proud".
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Anne, 104, 'arrested' for being an upstanding citizen

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 15:53
Anne Brokenbrow has never done anything wrong in her life but wanted to see what it was like to be arrested.
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Cafe plan for Bristol Downs toilet block approved

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 13:08
Residents say steel and glass cafe at Sea Walls site is like "putting a Starbucks at Stonehenge".
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McDonald's vegan McNuggets: Do people want to eat them?

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 11:17
The fast food chain has added vegan nuggets to their menu in Norway, but would they be a hit in the UK?
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New homes built by Persimmon missing fire safety barriers

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 05:42
Persimmon Homes contacts more than 1,000 people over concerns about its timber-framed homes.
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PayPal urged to block essay firm cheats

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 02:11
Ministers call for payments companies to block essay writing firms, in a bid to beat university cheats.
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'Fleecehold': New homes hit by 'hidden costs'

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 00:02
Could your dream home cost more than you think? A growing number of new-build buyers warn it could.
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Two 24-hour drive-thrus for Bradley Stoke refused for second time

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 21:14
A McDonald's and a Starbucks had been proposed for Bradley Stoke.
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Mouse filmed moving items in man's shed in Bristol

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 20:09
A night vision camera captures the rodent "stockpiling" screws and chains in a box of nuts.
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Vulnerable Bristol man died after £10,000 benefit payment drugs binge

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 18:29
Jamie Rosengren died after spending a large payout on drugs in under a month.
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Cyclist, 12, in critical condition after Chippenham crash

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 15:25
The crash between a bicycle and a car happened on Hill Rise in Chippenham at about 09:40 GMT.
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Bristol Royal Infirmary car park plan rejected

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 11:50
Trust says parking is "essential" for patients but opponents want "sustainable transport solutions".
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Bristol mayor defends payout to chief executive

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 09:51
Bristol City Council is to debate changes to the authority's executive pay policy.
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Birnbeck Pier owners to be served repair notice

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 07:46
North Somerset Council says it has "exhausted all options" with the pier which is earmarked for demolition.
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