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  1. Bravery, long service, good conduct and dedication commended by Avon and Somerset PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Bridgwater Mercury

    A POLICE officer who was assaulted while on duty and continued working until the end of his shift is among those who have been commended by Avon and Somerset Police. In the past two weeks, the force has commended officers, including 10 from Somerset who have received their Long Service and Good Conduct award at a ceremony held at Police HQ in Portishead.

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  2. Runner Ben Smith restarts his challenge to run 401 marathons... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | This Is Bristol

    Marathon man Ben Smith is back on his feet and taking part in his 285th marathon after a 10-day break because of a spinal injury. The Portishead runner, who was attempting to run 401 marathons in 401 days, had to suspend his challenge on June 10 after a bulging lumbar disc caused crippling pain.

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  3. Bridgwater policeman sacked for 'digitally' stalking ex and controlling her social media after splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Chardandilminsternews.co.uk

    PC Samuel Iddon, who is based in the town, faced a number of allegations of discreditable behaviour in 'digital stalking', and failed to be 'frank' about what he had done when it was reported to police. In a hearing which took place on June 13 and 14 at Avon and Somerset Constabulary's head office at Portishead, it was found that Iddon had deliberately accessed his former partner's Facebook account after they had split.

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  4. Theatre School to stage performance in Burnham as it looks to set up local branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | This is The West Country

    AN exciting new performance from Re:ACT Theatre School is heading to Burnham-On-Sea next month, and they are hoping to make their stay in the town more permanent. 'Little Shop of Horrors', a stage show about a Florist and his ever-growing plant, and also his ever growing infatuation for his co-worker, is coming to the Princess Theatre in July.

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  5. 5 places to picnic in Bristol off the beaten trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | This Is Bristol

    We all love a good picnic, and Bristol boasts some of the best parks in the UK to partake in one of Britain's favourite summer traditions. We all know how fantastic Ashton Court, Blaise Castle, Castle Park and Brandon Hill are for an al fresco lunch, but why not try somewhere a little off the beaten track? And with this weekend marking the start of National Picnic Week, it's the perfect time to grab your picnic blankets and baskets out of the back of your cupboards and head outdoors to enjoy some picnic action.

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  6. Tonight: Rainbow Vigil in Bristol following Orlando atrocityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Bridgwater Mercury

    SOLIDARITY: Across the globe, people are showing their solidarity with victims of the mass shotting in Orlando. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire A VIGIL is being held in Bristol this evening in solidarity with the victims of the mass shooting that took place in Orlando at the weekend.

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  7. 5 places to picnic in Bristol off the beaten trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | This Is Bristol

    We all love a good picnic, and Bristol boasts some of the best parks in the UK to partake in one of Britain's favourite summer traditions. We all know how fantastic Ashton Court, Blaise Castle, Castle Park and Brandon Hill are for an al fresco lunch, but why not try somewhere a little off the beaten track? And with this weekend marking the start of National Picnic Week, it's the perfect time to grab your picnic blankets and baskets out of the back of your cupboards and head outdoors to enjoy some picnic action.

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  8. The police are keen to speak with anyone who has any information.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Yeovil Express

    AFTER a spate of high value jewellery thefts in the Burnham area, Avon and Somerset police have asked people to secure their homes and be alert. Jewellery and cash has been taken from 13 residential properties in North Somerset and Sedgemoor over the last two months.

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  9. Police Appeal: Residents urged to be alert after spate of burglaries in Burnham areaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | This is The West Country

    AFTER a spate of high value jewellery thefts in the Burnham area, Avon and Somerset police have asked people to secure their homes and be alert. Jewellery and cash has been taken from 13 residential properties in North Somerset and Sedgemoor over the last two months.

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    May 13, 2016 | This Is Somerset

    Two people on board this rather nice ocean-going boat ended up sparking a multi-agency rescue operation, after their attempts to get out to sea down the River Avon near Bristol ended in embarrassing failure. The boat's engine packed up on the way down the Avon Gorge, and the boat was left to float with the tide.

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  11. Portishead Youth secure league titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Crow

    Portishead Youth Under-14s won the Woodspring League Division 2 title after a narrow 1-0 win over Clevedon United Colts. Portishead Youth Under-14s secured the Woodspring League Division 2 championship with a narrow 1-0 victory over Clevedon United Colts.

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  12. Brides on a budget visit Bristol charity storeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | This Is Bristol

    Bristol brides on a budget are loving the gorgeous new Bridal Rooms in St Peter's Hospice stores. Natalie Banyard visited the Portishead branch.

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  13. Week In Pop Q&A: Alessia Cara Is Here, There, And EverywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Stereogum

    Alessia Cara calls me back just as soon as she wraps up with Michelle Obama. The 19-year-old Def Jam singer - born Alessia Caracciolo to Italian parents in the Ontario suburb of Brampton - is in New York to perform at the First Lady's College Signing Day event at Harlem Armory alongside a slew of other celebrities including Melissa McCarthy, ex-NFL star Calvin Johnson, and a smattering of SNL cast members.

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  14. Tourists told to stop feeding donkeys at seaside resort - as they're getting too FATRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Donkeys have been giving rides along the seafront for decades but are becoming chubby after being fed too much by thrilled kids. Holidaymakers have been warned to stop feeding a group of seaside donkeys - because they are getting fat on treats like ice creams .

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  15. Toolstation League: Jack sparks a comeback for WarminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | This is Wiltshire

    WARMINSTER Town battled back from two goals down at Portishead Town to bring their four-match winless run to an end on Tuesday. James Griffiths and Ollie Trevarthen scored to put the Somerset hosts in control at Bristol Road but a brace from Jack Miluk and a Tom Welch goal saw Andy Crabtree's men turn the match on its head to clinch a hard-earned 3-2 win on the road.

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  16. Nautical and nice independent gift storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | This Is Bristol

    A new Portishead boutique offers a gorgeous collection of gifts and homeware, as well as a warm welcome from owner Claire and adorable shop dog, Jake. Set back off Portishead High Street in The Old Bakehouse, Ebb & Flo opened in January and the shop is already proving popular with locals.

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  17. Somerset drivers warned section of M5 southbound closed overnight tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Chardandilminsternews.co.uk

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  18. Somerset drivers warned section of M5 southbound closed overnight tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Bridgwater Mercury

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  19. Date given for work to start on Portishead railway stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | This Is Somerset

    Work on the long awaited new railway station in North Somerset will begin next year - after the final sections of land needed for the project were secured. North Somerset Council chiefs have rubber stamped decision to spend A 880,000 to purchase of two parcels of land to build stations in Portishead and Pill.

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    Apr 11, 2016 | This Is Somerset

    From top, Ms Loughlin's daughter Ally; Ms Spencer's daughter Elizabeth; Ms Spencer on her 6,000-mile walk Two grieving mothers struggling to cope with the loss of a daughter are hoping to gain strength from each other's heartache, one of them having embarked on a 6,000-mile walk for charity. Heidi Loughlin, 32, and Natalia Spencer, 41, have become close friends as they support each other through their pain.

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