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Rokoduguni ready to fly for England

BBC Somerset - 5 hours 57 min ago
Semesa Rokoduguni is electrifying for Bath and has the attributes to be the same for England, says BBC pundit Jeremy Guscott.
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Somerset bowler Thomas breaks ankle

BBC Somerset - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 17:21
Somerset's preparations for the 2015 season are hampered as fast bowler Alfonso Thomas breaks an ankle while playing golf.
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VIDEO: Spiky problem for sick hedgehog

BBC Somerset - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 16:19
Sick hedgehog has shed its fur and prickles
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Man pops the question in police car

BBC Somerset - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 12:14
A woman accepts a proposal of marriage while in a police car following a road traffic accident.
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Man released after hit-and-run

BBC Somerset - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:57
A man who was arrested in connection with the death of an elderly man who died in a hit-and-run crash is released without charge.
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Rokoduguni set for England call-up

BBC Somerset - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 00:16
Bath's Fijian-born army soldier Semesa Rokoduguni is set to be named in England's squad for the November internationals.
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Sacked Children's boss 'resigned'

BBC Somerset - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 21:52
A Somerset children's services boss who was sacked by the council claims he had already handed in his notice.
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Baby died following heart surgery

BBC Somerset - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 18:28
An inquest into the death of a baby at Bristol's Children's Hospital is told his heart surgery was postponed five times due to a lack of beds.
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VIDEO: Expert worked on first Ebola outbreak

BBC Somerset - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 15:37
A former Army Captain and river expert recalls his part in helping contain the first outbreak of Ebola almost 40 years ago.
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Fijian soldier set for England duty

BBC Somerset - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 13:00
Having witnessed the horrors of war, Semesa Rokoduguni is making the most of rugby life as an England career beckons.
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Badger culls 'may not be rolled out'

BBC Somerset - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:12
Plans to extend badger culls will be cancelled if pilots in Somerset and Gloucestershire miss their targets, a source close to Defra tells the BBC.
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VIDEO: Meningitis baby to lose four limbs

BBC Somerset - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 09:51
A fundraising campaign is under way to help a baby girl from Bath who has to have all her limbs amputated after contracting meningitis.
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Sheffield United v Yeovil Town

BBC Somerset - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 16:32
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's League One game between Sheffield United and Yeovil Town.
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Woman released after hit-and-run

BBC Somerset - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 16:04
A woman arrested in connection with the death of an 84-year-old man who was struck by a vehicle that failed to stop is released without charge.
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Badger cull pilots come to an end

BBC Somerset - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 14:59
The second year of badger cull pilots in Somerset and Gloucestershire officially come to an end.
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Ancient poem may mention Stonehenge

BBC Somerset - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:31
An 8th Century poem, thought to have been written about Bath, may be the oldest surviving text to describe Stonehenge.
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Attwood critical of Bath performance

BBC Somerset - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:08
Dave Attwood says Bath did not show they were up to the challenge of playing in the European Champions Cup against Glasgow.
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Teenager dies in car river plunge

BBC Somerset - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 09:42
A teenager dies after the car she was in left the road and ended up in the River Parrett, police say.
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Annual bolving contest held on Exmoor

BBC Somerset - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 15:07
More than 40 adults and children take part in an annual bolving contest, to find out who can best mimic the mating call of a stag.
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Two held over fatal hit-and-run crash

BBC Somerset - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 13:21
Two people are arrested in connection with the death of an 84-year-old Somerset man who was struck by a vehicle that failed to stop.
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