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 | 24/04/2009 2:50 pm

  • Mental health trust to introduce single-sex wards - The plans are being put in place in psychiatric wards after a watchdog raised safety concerns.
  • Bigger parking fees planned in Bath for polluting cars - Drivers with polluting cars could be charged more when using council car parks under new plans.
  • Cheddar clay figure trail inspired by Anthony Gormley - The 1,000 clay figures have been created by a range of residents, including Ukraine refugees.
  • Safety fears over new homes on Somerset Levels - Plans to build almost 30 homes on a road "notorious for accidents" and flooding are criticised.
  • Wellington: Murder arrests after injured man dies at house - Avon and Somerset Police say a man and a woman are being held following the man's death.
  • Mum says loss of Somerset bus services will isolate disabled son - The mother of a teenager with a rare condition says bus cuts in their village will isolate him.
  • Somerset A39 bypass scrapped as government rejects plans - The proposed bypass was intended to take traffic away from Walton and Ashcott.
  • Nurses and paramedics on strike across the west - Staff at some of the region's key hospitals are joining the biggest walk-outs in the NHS's history.
  • Anti-knife crime campaign funds bleed control kits - The packs, containing bandages and tourniquets, will be placed on streets in Bristol and Somerset.
  • Somerset nuclear bunker could be turned into holiday home - A Somerset resident wants to convert a Cold War bunker into a short-term holiday getaway.
  • Body recovered from Portishead Quays Marina - Police searching for a man from Portishead reported missing on Saturday find a body.
  • West Country hospitals pioneer new radiotherapy late effects service - The service will provide support for people dealing with long-term consequences after radiotherapy.
  • A38 crash: Parents want teenager to be 'remembered with love' - A woman killed in a crash leaves behind a powerful legacy in her community and beyond.
  • Clevedon seafront road markings 'dangerous and confusing' - Residents are baffled by a new set of road markings that have appeared on Clevedon seafront.
  • Holnicote Estate beaver enclosure virtual tour launches - The National Trust says the virtual reality tour captures the beavers in their natural habitat.
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