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Severely matted dog found dumped in Somerset
The RSPCA are investigating after a dog with severely matted fur was found dumped in Somerset.
Man jailed for attacks on Police officers
A man has been jailed after injuring a police officer in Bristol.
Drone technology to help wildlife conservation pioneered by University of Bristol and Bristol Zoo
The University of Bristol and the Bristol Zoological Society (BZS) are pioneering a new approach to wildlife conservation, involving machine-learning and drone technology, which could impact wildlife conservation projects worldwide.
First ever Bristol Light Festival to launch next month
The first ever Bristol Light Festival will take place across the city next month.
Police hoping to reunite tools with their owners
A large amount of electrical tools have been found in a garage in Weston, and Police are now trying to reunite them with their owners.
Only 20% of South West businesses 'would hire someone who can't read and write' according to new research
Only 20% of businesses in the South West would hire someone who can't read and write - despite more than half recognising their choice would be unfair judgement.
Exclusive: Romelu Lukaku talks racism, Antonio Conte and life at Inter Milan
Romelu Lukaku discusses racism in football, leaving the Premier League and life in Italy as he sits down with Sky Sports News reporter Paul Gilmour..
Manchester United look to Odion Ighalo and Islam Slimani as loan targets
Odion Ighalo and Islam Slimani are two of a number of players Manchester United have looked at as they try to bring in a striker on loan following the long-term injury to Marcus Rashford.
Christian Eriksen close to sealing £16.8m move from Tottenham to Inter Milan
Christian Eriksen is close to sealing a £16.8m move from Tottenham to Inter Milan that could see him earn up to £320,000 per week, according to Sky in Italy.
Coronavirus outbreak: First confirmed cases in Europe as France declares three infections
The new strain of coronavirus has reached Europe after France confirmed three cases.
Coronavirus: Race to trace 2,000 people who flew to UK from Wuhan
Medics are trying to trace 2,000 people who have flown from Wuhan to the UK in the weeks since the coronavirus outbreak.
Turkey: Powerful earthquake kills 18 and injures more than 500
At least 18 people have been killed after an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 struck eastern Turkey.
Marielle Heller on working with Tom Hanks to recreate an American hero
When it came to making a film about one of the most beloved figures in America, it made sense to call on one of the most beloved actors in Hollywood to play him.
X Factor's Danny Tetley jailed for nine years over child sex offences
A former X Factor star has been jailed for nine years after being found guilty of grooming teenage boys and inducing them to send him indecent pictures.
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