BBC Bristol News Feed

Subscribe to BBC Bristol News Feed feed BBC Bristol News Feed
BBC News - Bristol
Updated: 10 hours 30 min ago

Slavery case Lopresti ice cream boss 'exploited staff'

14 hours 12 min ago
Salvatore Lopresti amassed money and power but made staff work long hours with low pay, it is claimed.
Categories: Bristol

County Championship: Somerset complete 49-run win over Warwickshire at Taunton

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 13:22
Division One leaders Somerset overcome Warwickshire's lower-order resistance to beat the Bears by 49 runs at Taunton.
Categories: Bristol

Bristol's Happy City sacks worker for Farage 'acid tweet'

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 12:51
Ruth Townsley has since "apologised unreservedly" and said it was "posted in a moment of frustration".
Categories: Bristol

County Championship: Gloucestershire beat Durham by six wickets

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 12:40
Gloucestershire knock off the 53 runs they require to beat Durham, easing to a six-wicket win at Chester-le-Street.
Categories: Bristol

Cats' activity levels tracked for joint disease research

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 11:10
The results of the study will be used to help improve the welfare of cats in the future.
Categories: Bristol

Artist creates 'grief party' to raise awareness of Venezuelan crisis

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 10:20
Bristol-based artist Ania Varez's show is called Guayabo which means "heartbreak" in Venezuelan slang.
Categories: Bristol

Pat Lam: Bristol Bears head coach extends contract to become director of rugby

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 08:13
Pat Lam signs a new long-term contract at Bristol Bears and becomes director of rugby at the Premiership club.
Categories: Bristol

Birmingham LGBT teaching row: How did it unfold?

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 00:07
How did primary school lessons about equality spark a national outcry?
Categories: Bristol

Drunk Avon and Somerset officer groped two women

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 19:54
PC Adam Crockett indecently assaulted a member of the public and a fellow officer, a hearing is told.
Categories: Bristol

County Championship: Durham facing fourth straight loss of 2019 against Gloucestershire

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 18:38
Durham are facing a fourth defeat of the 2019 season after their batsmen failed for a second time against Gloucestershire.
Categories: Bristol

County Championship: Somerset on course to beat Warwickshire at Taunton

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 18:16
Somerset need four more wickets to beat Warwickshire, who are 103-6 chasing 239 to win a low-scoring contest at Taunton.
Categories: Bristol

Stuart Sinclair: Walsall sign ex-Bristol Rovers midfielder

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 17:34
Walsall sign midfielder Stuart Sinclair on undisclosed terms, after he was allowed to leave Bristol Rovers this summer.
Categories: Bristol

Bristol teenager charged with attempted murder after pub assault

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 16:09
The 16-year-old boy has also been charged with possession of an offensive weapon.
Categories: Bristol

Jamie Oliver restaurant chain collapse costs 1,000 jobs

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 15:33
The UK celebrity chef says he is "saddened" as his restaurant group goes into administration.
Categories: Bristol

Natasha Abrahart suicide: MP brands Bristol uni 'callous'

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 15:27
Helen Goodman says Bristol University should have done more to help student Natasha Abrahart.
Categories: Bristol

European elections 2019: Voters in Weston-super-Mare

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 11:50
Weston-super-Mare voted in line with the 52-48 national result to leave the EU in 2016, but have views changed since then?
Categories: Bristol

George Smith: Ex-Australia captain retires after ending career at Bristol

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 11:36
Former Australia captain George Smith announces his retirement from professional rugby at the age of 38 after spending last season with Bristol.
Categories: Bristol

MRI scan death of Torbay teenager investigated

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 09:35
Alice Sloman's heart had grown to twice the normal size due to growth hormone treatment.
Categories: Bristol

Lee Johnson: Bristol City manager set for contract talks

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 20:31
Bristol City manager Lee Johnson says talks are due to start soon with the club about extending his contract.
Categories: Bristol

County Championship: Durham and Gloucestershire's bowlers on top

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 19:23
Bowlers dominate the opening day at the Riverside as both Durham and Gloucestershire struggle with the bat.
Categories: Bristol