- Team news as Leicester Tigers host Bristol in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Welford Road (15:00 GMT).
- Team news as Bath host Harlequins in Saturday's Premiership fixture at the Recreation Ground (15:00 GMT).
- Bristol City defender Mark Little will be out for between four and six weeks after suffering a torn hamstring.
- Hassett was outed as the "property fixer" for the operation while his co-accused, 27-year-old Tan Tran, was the the "courier" and "assistant". At least five others were members of the drug gang which operated three cannabis factories between January 6, 2015 and March 2, 2016.
- Jaici Alfenas Rocha, 36, is due before Bristol Magistrates' Court on Friday.
- Bristol City Women captain Hayley Ladd signs a new deal with the English top-flight club ahead of the new season.
- Matt Lucas high-fives chancellor at ceremony and says comedy partner David Walliams will be fuming.
- The UK's biggest rum festival is coming to Bristol
Bristol is set to be overrun with rum and reggae thanks to a new festival happening later this year. In September, the UK's biggest rum festival will be taking place at the Passenger Shed, bringing a huge selection of spirits with them. The festival ...
- Belfast Telegraph
Matt Lucas awarded honorary degree by University of Bristol
Little Britain star Matt Lucas has been awarded an honorary Doctor of Letters by the university he left to pursue his acting career 22 years ago. The comedian started an undergraduate degree in Theatre, Film and Television at the University of Bristol ...and more »
- Gizmodo UK
Bristol Student Accidentally Made High Explosive in Chemistry Experiment
A student at Bristol University has generated quite the amazing anecdote to tell people he or she meets for the rest of his life, after forcing the uni to evacuate its buildings when it turned out that the dangerous explosive triacetone triperoxide, or ...and more »
- Chemical TATP, which was used in Paris attacks, was unintentionally formed in routine procedure by a PhD studentA university building was evacuated after a student accidentally made the same explosive that was used in the Paris terror attacks.The University of Bristol said triacetone triperoxide (TATP) was “unintentionally formed” in its chemistry laboratory on 3 February. Continue reading...
- Probe finds the student inadvertently produced the dangerous chemical during "a routine procedure".
- Bristol's New Zealand-born lock Mark Sorenson will retire from professional rugby at the end of the current season.
- Former Wales and Lions scrum-half Dwayne Peel is announced as Ulster's new assistant coach from the start of next season.
- John Fleck is denied by the woodwork as League One leaders Sheffield United have to settle for a goalless draw at Bristol Rovers.
- Chris Wood scores his 22nd goal of the season as Leeds United beat Championship strugglers Bristol City at Elland Road.
- Scientists have uncovered the first evidence of live births in the group of animals that includes dinosaurs, crocodiles and birds.
- A playground in Bristol is to be torn down over complaints from residents about noise.
DOCASA, Inc. Opens Newest Coffee Shop in Bristol, United Kingdom (UK) - Part of Company's Continuing UK National ... - Yahoo FinanceDOCASA, Inc. Opens Newest Coffee Shop in Bristol, United Kingdom (UK) - Part of Company's Continuing UK National ...
SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- DOCASA, Inc. (OTC QB: DCSA), through its award winning subsidiary, Department of Coffee and Social Affairs Limited, based in the United Kingdom ("UK"), has announced the opening of its newest coffee ...and more »
- My father, Alf Perry, who has died aged 64, following a cardiac arrest, was a respected structural engineer. His career encompassed the growth of Hong Kong’s skyline, the preservation of the Clifton Suspension Bridge and the revitalisation of Bristol Harbourside.The son of Douglas Perry, a railwayman, and his wife, Joan (nee Marwood), Alf was raised in Totnes, Devon. An aptitude for maths, along with a British Rail scholarship, took him to Imperial College London, where he studied civil en
- Philip Winter is accused of using offensive language about black people in the tweet.
- Exeter Chiefs sign scrum-half Martin Roberts on loan from Bristol until the end of the season.
- Lewis Ball has not been seen for more than a week since leaving the Thekla nightclub in Bristol.
- Leicester Tigers re-sign Bath's England fly-half George Ford for the start of next season, with Freddie Burns moving the other way.
- A woman died in Hill Street, Kingswood, in the early hours of Sunday.
- President Donald Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn , resigned Monday evening amid controversy over discussions he had about U.S. sanctions against Russia with that country's ambassador. Pegasus received death threats after depicting Trump as Nazi Germany's brutal dictator Adolf Hitler on a wall in Bristol, England, in February 2016.
- A British shopkeeper shared video of a bizarre theft where a man crawled into the store on all fours and grabbed magazines meant for young girls. Sunny Patel, owner of the Best-One store in the Knowle district of Bristol, England, posted CCTV videos to Facebook showing different angles of the Friday incident at the store.
- Anthony Watson is included in England's 25-man training squad for their Six Nations game against Italy on 26 February.
- Sheffield United
League One – Follow the Football match between Bristol Rovers and Sheffield United live with Eurosport. The match starts at 19:45 on 14 February 2017. Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen. Who will come out on top in the ...and more »
- LIVE Leeds United - Bristol City Championship - 14 February 2017
Championship – Follow the Football match between Leeds United and Bristol City live with Eurosport. The match starts at 19:45 on 14 February 2017. Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen. Who will come out on top in the ...and more »
- Bristol Rovers will not be pursuing their complaint against rivals Bristol City over the transfer of striker Matty Taylor.
- A ceremony marks the arrival of the first Concorde supersonic jetliner for British Airways at London's Heathrow Airport on Jan. 15, 1976. The Concorde jet dazzled when it began hurling passengers from Washington to London at twice the speed of sound in 1976.
- Ceremonies marked the arrival of the first Concorde supersonic jetliner for British Airways at London's Heathrow Airport on Thursday, Jan. 15, 1976. The $60 million, 1,400 mile-an-hour plane is to start the world's first supersonic service on January 21. There is still some doubt as to whether the jet will be allowed to use U.S. airports since environmentalists claim it creates excessive air and noise pollution.
- AOL UK
Luatua agrees surprise move to Bristol
Bristol have pulled off a coup by securing the signature of New Zealand second-row forward Steven Luatua for next season. Bottom of the Premiership with just two wins from their 14 games so far this season, Luatua could end up playing second-tier rugby ...and more »
- Bristol sign New Zealand international Steven Luatua for the 2017-18 season from Blues.
- Sacked Sale Sharks winger Tom Arscott is found guilty of passing on confidential team information to Bristol by the RFU.
BA plans return to Birmingham and Bristol airports - Travel Daily Media (press release) (registration) (blog)Travel Daily Media (press release) (registration) (blog)
BA plans return to Birmingham and Bristol airports
Travel Daily Media (press release) (registration) (blog)
British Airways is to start flying from Birmingham and Bristol airports again with the launch of four new summer-only routes to popular European sunspots. From May the airline will begin direct flights from both Birmingham and Bristol to the popular ...and more »
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BA plans return to Birmingham and Bristol airports | Travel Daily UK
Travel Daily Media (press release) (registration) (blog)
British Airways is to start flying from Birmingham and Bristol airports again with the launch of four…and more »
- A MUM, who feared her baby son might die after he was hit by a reversing car in Devizes, is to take part in a gruelling race to raise money for a helicopter team that saved his life. Jo Williams, 42, from Cherhill, near Calne, was working in Dorset when she received a phone call to say Taran then aged 14 months was being airlifted to hospital in Bristol by Great Western Air Ambulance.
- Bristol Post
Why Bristol has 'arguably the best food scene in the UK at the moment'
If you needed any more proof that Bristol's food scene is thriving, then you just needed to look at the Financial Times over the weekend. The FT's food writer Tim Hayward spent a day eating his way around the city, and has concluded the Bristol has ...
- A bride was driven to her wedding in a Bedford Rascal van, in memory of her late father who used to drive one.
Bristol house prices expected to rise faster than UK average in next five years - Property Magazine InternationalBristol house prices expected to rise faster than UK average in next five years
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Research published by JLL shows that Bristol house prices are expected to rise at a faster rate than the UK average over the next five years. JLL predicts that Bristol will experience an average year on year price rise of 3.9% between 2017 and 2021, ...
- A 30-YEAR-OLD conman, who is among the top 10 most wanted swindlers in the United Kingdom , was arrested by the Bureau of Immigration agents in Pampanga last Friday. Adam James Stagg was apprehended at his home along Yellow Papua St., Don Bosco Compound, Mabalacat City, Pampanga on February 9. BI chief Jaime Morente noted that the British man will be deported as soon as the BI board of commissioners issues the order for his summary deportation.
- During February and March, The Sixty Days of Fame series at MacNaught History Centre and Archives, is featuring an exhibition of photography by Oliver Childs of Summerside. In that time frame, Childs embarked upon an epic personal voyage, leaving his home in Bristol, England, and a career as an actor, to move to Canada to start a new life.
- Officers had earlier received a call about a woman who was walking in the carriageway of the road.
- Bristol Post
Vomiting and diarrhoea bug outbreak affects large parts of the UK
An outbreak of a nasty vomiting and diarrhoea bug across the UK has led to health warnings being issued and some schools being forced to send their pupils home. There is no confirmation the virus is affecting people in the Bristol area but it is ...and more »
- Lewis Ball has been missing for a week since leaving the Thekla nightclub in Bristol.
- Woman wins court case to have a dog destroyed after she is attacked while helping out at kennels.
- A rare glimpse into a secret cave called Pen Park Hole which is hidden 25 metres under the streets of suburban Bristol.
- After one force blows up a "suspicious" car parked by its own officers, BBC News looks at other unfortunate police mistakes.
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