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  1. In the courts: People convicted at Bath Magistrates for offences committed across Somerset in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | This Is Somerset

    Here are details of people convicted at Bath Magistrates' Court during the court sittings in July, for crimes in north east Somerset and motoring offences across the whole county. Scott Michael Jauncey , 43, of Manvers Street, Bath , was given a community order for stealing a quantity of meat from Waitrose and Sainsburys in Bath.

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  2. 'We are getting stuff done' to solve the housing crisis says Mayor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | This Is Bristol

    "It is about building homes in communities where people can begin to set down the foundations of resilient, productive, meaningful, flourishing lives" The Mayor of Bristol told Bristol Live: 'We are getting stuff done' as he took another step in tackling the city's housing crisis yesterday. Marvin Rees said getting new 'desperately needed' affordable homes built for Bristolians was his main priority - and that would change people's lives for the better.

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  3. Bag a bargain for charity - Jessie May hosts first handbag amnesty fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Swindon Advertiser

    IF you have one too many handbags taking up space at home, why not donate it to children's hospice at home Jessie May for its first ever Handbag Amnesty event. The charity, which has a base in Swindon and helps local families care for children with life-limiting conditions, is holding the handbag sale at Fig Offices, in Newbridge Square, Swindon, on Thursday September 13, from 10am to 4pm.

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  4. Pat Lam guided Bristol to promotion in his first season in chargeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Sporting Life

    Newly-promoted Bristol's most recent top-flight adventure lasted just one year, making a swift return to the Championship in 2017. Then they claimed just three league wins and finished 13 points adrift of 11th-placed Worcester.

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  5. Call for probe into 'serious defect' at swimming pool...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | This Is Somerset

    The viewing point has been shut at the council-run attraction - weeks after it reopened following a multi-million pound revamp An investigation is needed into how the gallery at Bath Sports and Leisure Centre could reopen with a "serious defect", a councillor has said. Councillor Richard Samuel was speaking about the swimming pool viewing point which has been closed off after reports of a large gap in the barrier.

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  6. Last place in England to offer publicly-funded homeopathy is to stop providing it on the NHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Daily Mail

    The last place in England to offer publicly-funded homeopathy is to stop providing the controversial treatment on the NHS - to save vital funds. Health bosses at Bristol's clinical commissioning group have decided to stop NHS funding for the treatment, except in exceptional circumstances.

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  7. Lam sets Euro target as Bristol return to top flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | RTE.ie

    Newly-promoted Bristol's most recent top-flight adventure lasted just one year, making a swift return to the Championship in 2017 after claiming just three league wins and finishing 13 points adrift of 11th-placed Worcester. But with an anticipated 20,000-plus crowd expected for their Gallagher Premiership opener against west country rivals Bath on August 31, there is a renewed vibrancy and expectation surrounding Bristol's reappearance among the English rugby elite.

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  8. The 7 noisiest areas in Bath revealed along with the most complained about issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | This is Bath

    Noise is a problem that really gets on people's nerves, so much so that it is the most complained about issue in Bath and North East Somerset. Alison Armshaw, 55, who lives on Milk Street in Bath is fed up with the noise of late night motorcycles "racing" around the city centre.

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  9. Jury clears England cricket player Stokes over street fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Powhatan Today

    England cricketer Ben Stokes, right, walks out of Bristol Crown Court, during a lunch break where he is on trial accused of affray, in Bristol, England, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. England cricketer Ben Stokes with his wife Clare walk back to Bristol Crown Court, after a lunch break where he is on trial accused of affray, in Bristol, England, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018.

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  10. ATHLETICS: Viner lifts Midlands titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Wiltshire Times

    The Sheldon School student from Chippenham won the U15 boys' hammer title at the Midland Championships at Nuneaton over the weekend. Viner, one of a talented group of Wiltshire throwers, recorded a throw of 43.87m to lift the title a huge improvement on his fourth place 12 months ago when throwing 30.29m underlining the improvement he has made under leading hammer west coach Matt Spicer.

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  11. Ben Stokes gets acquitted in brawl incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Stokes said he intervened because 28-year-old Ali and his friend Ryan Hale -- who had been acquitted earlier in the trial -- had directed alleged homophobic abuse at gay men William O'Connor and Kai Barry as they walked away from Mbargo nightclub England cricketer Ben Stokes and his wife Clare leave Bristol Crown Court after he was found not guilty of affray, in Bristol, England, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. England cricket player Ben Stokes has been found not guilty for his role in a street fight.

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  12. At Least Three Reasons Why You Should Watch Netflix's 'The Guernsey...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | WETA-TV Arlington

    As one of countless people who read the best-seller by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows almost a decade ago, I was keen to check out the screen adaptation of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society . Many a book discussion group has examined and embraced this historical novel which told a compelling story of love and war through written correspondence between a memorable ensemble of characters.

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  13. Stokes out of England squad while affray trial continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | Powhatan Today

    England cricketer Ben Stokes with his wife Clare walk back to Bristol Crown Court, after a lunch break where he is on trial accused of affray, in Bristol, England, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. England cricketer Ben Stokes, right, walks out of Bristol Crown Court, during a lunch break where he is on trial accused of affray, in Bristol, England, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018.

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  14. India vs England: Ben Stokes Set To Miss Third Test As WellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | India.com

    Ben Stokes walks into Bristol Crown Court on August 6, 2018 in Bristol, England. Ben Stokes, 27, Ryan Ali, 28 and Ryan Hale, 27, are jointly charged with affray outside a Bristol night club on September 25 last year.

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  15. Motorists have been urged to find an alternative route to the eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | This is Bath

    The A369 Abbots Leigh Road which runs from Easton-in-Gordano into Bristol and is one of the main routes to the Bristol Balloon Fiesta, has been closed on Saturday morning following a police incident. Early indications are that a car and a pedestrian have collided but confirmation will be given in the live updates below.

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  16. Building boss back on site for Jessie MayRead the original story

    Friday Aug 10 | This is Wiltshire

    But this week he swapped the office attire for a hard hat and hi-vis vest and went back to the building site for an excellent cause. The firm which is building houses at the Larks Rise development in Tadpole Garden Village recently auctioned off a day of its construction director's labour to help local charity Jessie May. Staff from fellow local firm Paul Sellick Brickwork shelled out an impressive 1,500 to see him pick up a trowel and, true to his word, Gareth rolled up his sleeves and helped lay bricks this week.

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  17. A summary of three surprising transfer deadline dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | This is Bath

    Well, not quite. There are still some deals going through, with clubs given some extra hours to finalise things if they submitted a "deal sheet" to the league in time.

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  18. Cricket: Alex Hales 'told police he arrived at the scene after Ben Stokes brawl'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The New Zealand Herald

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  19. England cricketer says he protected gay men in street brawlRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 8 | The New Zealand Herald

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  20. Bristol school raises funds for local charityRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Pressat

    Local School of Christ the King Catholic Primary based in Bristol recently raised a fantastic A 449.00 for the Great Western Air Ambulance Charity . Christ the King supported GWAAC by carrying out a variety of activities, such as a penny trail, film night and 'guess the name' competition, as part of their Lent fundraising.

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