Mar 15, 2013 01:38 EDT
An amateur Irish jockey was in a coma on Friday after sustaining a serious neck injury during a fall at the Cheltenham Festival.
Feb 20, 2013 22:50 EST
Weston-super-Mare is well known for its sandy beaches and impressive pier, but it has now achieved a less-wanted claim to fame after being named the country's divorce "hotspot".
Feb 18, 2013 11:11 EST
Former England and Scotland coach Andy Robinson was appointed as director of rugby for Championship club Bristol on Monday.
Feb 01, 2013 12:56 EST
Rarely has an Englishman been so heartily welcomed by the French.
Jan 30, 2013 00:55 EST
A motorist was to appear in court Wednesday charged with killing a husband and wife who were knocked off their tandem bicycle.
Jan 25, 2013 15:00 EST
Uncapped Harlequins lock Olly Kohn said it felt "surreal" to have been added to Wales's squad for this season's Six Nations following his shock call-up on Friday.
Jan 18, 2013 07:29 EST
Snow swept across Britain on Friday, forcing airports to cancel dozens of flights and more than 2,000 schools to close.
Dec 18, 2012 01:18 EST
As the clock ticks down to Christmas in the three-star kitchens of the Bristol luxury hotel in Paris, chef Eric Frechon is readying his crew like a general rallying a battalion.
Dec 15, 2012 13:16 EST
The children of a nurse found hanged after she was duped by a hoax call to the hospital treating Prince William's wife Catherine told a mass in her memory Saturday that her death had left "an unfillable void".
Dec 15, 2012 07:34 EST
The children of a nurse found hanged after she was duped by a hoax phone call to the hospital treating Prince William's wife Catherine told a mass in her memory Saturday her death left "an unfillable void".
Dec 15, 2012 01:22 EST
The family of a nurse found dead after she was duped by a hoax phone call at the hospital treating Prince William's pregnant wife are to attend a mass in her memory Saturday at Westminster Cathedral in London.
Dec 14, 2012 22:03 EST
The family of a nurse found dead after she was duped by a hoax phone call at the hospital treating Prince William's pregnant wife are to attend a mass in her memory Saturday at Westminster Cathedral.
Dec 13, 2012 20:51 EST
A nurse at a hospital treating Prince William's pregnant wife Kate who fell for an Australian radio prank was found hanged in her room, had wrist injuries and left three notes, an inquest heard Thursday.
Dec 13, 2012 15:58 EST
Ramy Ashour, the unpredictable squash genius from Egypt, reached the final of the world championships, ended the titleholder's defence, and made sure of regaining the world number one spot -- all in one go.
Dec 12, 2012 22:23 EST
Australia's media watchdog on Thursday opened an investigation into a prank call to the hospital treating Prince William's pregnant wife Catherine ahead of autopsy results on the nurse who died.
Dec 12, 2012 05:51 EST
The result of a post-mortem on a nurse thought to have taken her own life after a prank call to the hospital treating Prince William's pregnant wife Catherine will be announced Thursday, police said.
Dec 11, 2012 20:31 EST
Severe fog has forced the cancellation of dozens of flights scheduled to take-off and land across the country on Wednesday with more disruption expected later in the day.
Dec 09, 2012 12:42 EST
Prince William abandoned an event Sunday to be with his wife Catherine, as the Australian radio station engulfed in the row over the hoax phone call death promised to review its practices.
Dec 09, 2012 09:53 EST
The owners of an Australian radio station at the centre of the British royal prank call scandal Sunday said the tragic death of a nurse was "unforeseeable" and vowed to review its broadcasting processes.
Dec 09, 2012 06:00 EST
The family of the Indian-origin nurse who died after being hoaxed by an Australian radio show trying to reach Prince William's wife in London said they were shocked to hear the "horrible news".
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|— Unitary, City, Ceremonial county —|
|Bristol Bridge and the Floating Harbour|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Region||South West England|
|- Type||Unitary authority, City|
|- Governing body||Bristol City Council|
|- Leadership||Leader & Cabinet|
|- Executive||Lib Dem|
|- MPs||Roger Berry (L)|
Stephen Williams (LD)
|- Unitary, City, Ceremonial county||42.5 sq mi (110 km2)|
|Elevation ||36 ft (11 m)|
|Population (2008 est.)|
|- Unitary, City, Ceremonial county||421,300 (Ranked 7th amongst English Districts / 43rd amongst Ceremonial Counties)|
|- Density||9,425/sq mi (3,639/km2)|
|- Urban||551,066 (2,001)|
|- Metro||1,006,600 (LUZ)|
|- Ethnicity||88.8% White (83.5% White British)|
4.2% S. Asian
2.2% Mixed Race
1.9% E. Asian or Other
|Time zone||GMT (UTC0)|
|OS grid reference||ST5946972550|