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Severn bridges: M4 Severn crossing reopens toll free

8 hours 23 min ago
Today is the first time travellers can cross the Severn Estuary into Wales for free.
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Bloodhound supersonic car project saved

9 hours 23 min ago
The supersonic vehicle could still race at 1,000mph after an entrepreneur bought the business.
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Severn tolls: Prince of Wales Bridge booths demolished

Sun, 12/16/2018 - 10:29
Demolition teams move in on the toll booths at the Prince of Wales Bridge ahead of the charge being removed.
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Severn bridges: Final day of at least 800 years of tolls

Sun, 12/16/2018 - 00:26
The first written reference of a toll to cross the Severn Estuary was in a 12th Century document.
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Burnham-on-Sea lorry crash kills man and injures woman

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 17:05
A woman who was hit by the lorry Burnham-on-Sea is taken to hospital with serious injuries.
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Clifton blue plaque honours Florence Davenport Hill

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 16:22
A blue plaque honouring Bristol's pioneering campaigners for women's suffrage is unveiled in Clifton.
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Bristol fire: Sheltered housing residents evacuated

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 11:50
Twenty three vulnerable people are moved to safety because of a fire in Redfield, Bristol.
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Sunderland v Bristol Rovers

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 11:36
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Sunderland and Bristol Rovers.
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Calls to speed up 'glacial' Bristol and Bath bus changes

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:40
Councillor urge the metro mayor to speed up improvements to public transport in Bristol and Bath.
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European Rugby Challenge Cup: La Rochelle v Bristol Bears

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:03
Team news as La Rochelle host Bristol Bears in Saturday's European Rugby Challenge Cup fixture at Stade Marcel-Deflandre (20:00 GMT).
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Bristol City v Norwich City

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 14:45
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Bristol City and leaders Norwich City.
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European Rugby Champions Cup: Leinster v Bath

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 13:23
Team news as Leinster host Bath in Saturday's European Rugby Champions Cup fixture at Royal Dublin Society Arena (17:30 GMT).
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Bristol Rovers: Darrell Clarke 'most successful manager' in club's history

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 13:06
Having guided Bristol Rovers to two promotions, outgoing manager Darrell Clarke is hailed as one of the club's greats.
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Council leader slammed for 'naive' School documentary remark

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:19
Toby Savage claimed a BBC documentary was always going to focus on negatives for ratings.
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Bristol schools: Three secondary schools aim to meet places shortfall

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 09:55
The free schools are planned by trusts in Bristol to address school places shortfalls in the city.
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Severn bridges: Work begins to remove M4 toll booths

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:13
Toll collectors reminisce as their booths are removed from the crossings between south Wales and England.
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Severn tolls: 'I've been asked for a Big Mac and fries'

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:13
The tolls are scrapped on the Severn bridges between south Wales and south-west England from Monday.
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The 73-year-old who finally learned to swim

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:04
But at 73, Beverley James faced down her demons to finally learn to swim.
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Police officer lied over identifying dead man's body

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 19:29
DS Nicholas Eckland told a court he had identified a man but never actually attended the mortuary.
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Tears for Fears memorabilia sold off in auction

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 18:54
Band equipment, clothing and VIP tour passes are among the items that went on sale in Wiltshire.
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