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5 hrs ago | This Is Bristol

Street art course brings young and old together for masterclass

Ruth Morris of Shirehampton learns the art of stencil painting under the guidance of Charlie Blakemore, 20 and Simon White, 24. To celebrate the group's achievements, their work has just been showcased at People's Republic of Stokes Croft in Jamaica Street.

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7 hrs ago | Cricket World

Against The Odds, Taunton Take The Title

Against all the odds, Taunton CC secured both the Bristol & Somerset League title and with it promotion to the WEPL Premier 2 Division, in an incredible climax to the season last Saturday.

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11 hrs ago | Architect Online

Morning News Roundup: Isambard Kingdom Brunel Exhibition

Rhian Tritton, the director of education and conservation at the ss Great Britain in Bristol, England, looks at a peep show item of the Thames Tunnel.

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15 hrs ago | Egypt Today

Mohamed Elshorbagy Seizes Victory at 2014 Hong Kong Squash Open

Egyptian squash player Mohamed Elshorbagy took the top spot at the 2014 Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Squash Open on August 31, beating out French player Gregory Gaultier by winning 11-9, 11-2, 4-11, 8-11, 11-4 in a 97 minute game.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

This Is Somerset

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The gap between how much people get paid and how much a house costs has reached "a major crisis point" after research revealed that for the first time ever, houses cost at least five times more than salaries in every single part of the West.

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This Is Somerset

Met Office: Sunshine returns this week just as holidays end

The summer holidays are over, and the return to school and work begins on what could be the worst day of the year on the roads.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Hedonistica

Outdoor Cafe In England Gets a Tardis Bathroom

This is the TARDIS replica that was repurposed as a bathroom by Justin Hoggans of The Warmley Waiting Room Cafe in Bristol, England.

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Gazette Series

Cats out to wow the judges

SR_527_001 Judge Janet Ashman from Frenchay with one of the cats in the West of England and South Wales Cat Society Show at Thornbury Leisure Centre on Saturday SR_529_001 Vet Ian Calvert takes a look at one of the Bengal cats to be judged at the show in Thornbury on Saturday SR_531_001 Judging in progress at the West of England and South Wales Cat ... (more)

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Jalopnik

Aircraft Technology Makes Bridges Lighter And Cheaper

An engineering firm has just installed a remarkable new bridge, near Bristol, England.

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ReporterHerald.com

Banksy artwork sale gives youth club lifeline

Dennis Stinchcombe, of Broad Plain Boys' Club in Bristol, by a Banksy artwork, titled 'Mobile Lovers', where the sale and handover have been completed at the Bristol Museum Art Gallery, where it was on display to the public.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Woman attacked by leopard, kills it with sickleWoman attacked by...

A woman in India not only survived an attack by a leopard... she killed the animal using not much more than her bare hands! Woman attacked by leopard, kills it with sickle A woman in India not only survived an attack by a leopard... she killed the animal using not much more than her bare hands! Check out this story on wtsp.com: ... (more)

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This Is Bristol

New home for Bristol boxing club that keeps kids off streets

Boxer Lee Haskins and mayor George Ferguson at the opening. Inset left, co-founders of Empire Fighting Chance, Jamie Sanigar and Martin Bisp SOME of Bristol's boxing greats turned out to celebrate Empire Fighting Chance receiving the keys for its new home.

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This Is Bristol

Industrial land deals in Bristol area top 2005 levels

THE volume of industrial land deals in greater Bristol was the biggest since 2005 in the first half of this year.

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This Is Bristol

Owners call time on their pubs struggling in suburban locations

While the hospitality sector as a whole has seen things improve this year, it hasn't been enough to save some of Bristol's landmark pubs.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Dominion Post

Wellington screenwriter misses out on Emmy

In today's television awards ceremony at Los Angeles's Nokia Theatre, Cross was nominated for an Emmy for outstanding writing for a mini series, movie or dramatic special for his writing of Luther, a BBC crime drama he created.

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This Is Bristol

Campaigners hope for step forward

CAMPAIGNERS trying to get Saltford railway station reopened are hoping their campaign will take a significant step forward in the next few months.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

This Is Bristol

High-flying pupils already looking to future

A STAGGERING 36 students at The Castle School in Thornbury achieved at least ten A* or A GCSE grades.

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Gazette Series

Businesses battling for superfast broadband to hold meeting in Horton

Thornbury and Yate MP Steve Webb and Cllr Sue Hope in Hawkesbury Upton with Tristram Charnley and Geoff Preston from Cotswold Wireless A CAMPAIGN has been launched to help connect people in South Gloucestershire's rural villages to superfast broadband - but business owners say they are still fighting an uphill battle.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Freshnews

MSI and Radius Announce Strategic Partnership

HAMPTON, N.H. & BRISTOL, United Kingdom, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Radius , the leader in international business expansion software and services, and MSI , the global business solutions company and leading provider of global talent mobility solutions to corporations worldwide, today announced their strategic partnership to provide enhanced ... (more)

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

National Geographic

Microbes Discovered in Subglacial Antarctic Lake May Hint at Life in Space

The discovery of microbes in a subglacial lake on Antarctica suggests that extraterrestrial life might exist in places once thought uninhabitable.

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