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Smith and Lynagh lead Harlequins’ second-half comeback to stun Bristol

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Marcus Smith capped his first appearance of the season with a stunning solo try in another thrilling comeback victory for Harlequins against Bristol. Harlequins were 21 points down when Smith came off the bench in the...

Bristol University sacks professor accused of antisemitic comments

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The University of Bristol has sacked a sociology professor accused of antisemitic comments following a high-profile investigation and after Jewish students said they felt “unsafe and unprotected” on campus. The univer...

Bristol Festival of Ideas 2021: positivity amid the chaos

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In his new book Shutdown, Adam Tooze – one of our autumn speakers – talks about the “polycrisis”. In just 15 years we have experienced the financial crisis, Brexit, and now the pandemic. We have growing inequality, ri...

Debutant Ali Crossdale scores two tries in Wasps’ eye-catching win over Bristol

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It was a fashionably late entrance to this season’s Premiership by Wasps but a performance that suggests they have substance to back up their style. They scored six tries – two from the debutant Ali Crossdale – and, w...

Bristol man dies after crane tips while moving heavy load

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A man has died after a crane tipped over while moving a heavy load, reported to be a hot tub. Avon and Somerset police were called to a residential address in the Mangotsfield area of Bristol on Monday morning. The ma...

Sonny Stores, Bristol: ‘They get things absolutely right’ – restaurant review

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Sonny Stores, 47 Raleigh Road, Bristol BS3 1QS (0117 966 0821). Starters £4-£9, mains £13-£19, desserts £6, wines from £18 There is no glittering river running down the middle of Raleigh Road, in Bristol’s Southville ...

Harlequins into Premiership final after stunning extra-time win over Bristol

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What a time to be a rugby fan in England. At times this match beggared belief. English rugby may have chosen for its climax to go head to head with a major international football tournament, which may mean no one is w...

TV tonight: Bristol reckons with its cultural history in Statue Wars

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Following the murder of George Floyd in the US in May 2020 and the ensuing global Black Lives Matter protests, Britain found itself reckoning with its colonial history. Most notably, BLM protests in Bristol in June 2...

Bristol secure home semi-final with controversial win over Leicester

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What a way to claim your first home play-off. Bristol, having played themselves into a winning position with a swagger we know so well, were in the end forced into all manner of dubious antics to survive this with max...

Manu Tuilagi to return for Sale against Bristol after eight-month injury layoff

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Manu Tuilagi is set to end his eight-month absence from rugby by featuring for Sale Sharks against Bristol on Friday. The England and British & Irish Lions centre has not played since rupturing an achilles tendon ...

Bristol pupil died of sepsis on US trip ‘after telling teachers she felt unwell’

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A teenager died from sepsis on a school trip to New York after telling teachers she felt unwell, an inquest heard. Ana Uglow, 17, a student at Bristol grammar school, was pronounced dead at Mount Sinai West hospital i...

Max Malins strikes final blow as Bristol rack up record score at Bath

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A bad week for Kyle Sinckler ended on a more upbeat note as Bristol, the Premiership leaders, roared back from 15-0 down to inflict more psychological pain on their West Country rivals Bath. The England prop, omitted ...

Conservative MPs call Bristol University a ‘hotbed of antisemitism’

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Conservative MPs have attacked the University of Bristol for being a “hotbed of antisemitism” and fostering a climate similar to “1930s Nazi Germany” over its failure to swiftly address accusations that a professor us...

Bristol City’s Mastrantonio levels late at Villa to keep WSL relegation fight tight

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Ella Mastrantonio’s last-gasp equaliser rescued a 2-2 draw for Bristol City and denied fellow strugglers Aston Villa a crucial Women’s Super League victory. The hosts opened the scoring in just the third minute as Fr...

Bristol police to pay damages for arrest of activists using Covid powers

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Four people arrested while staging demonstrations in Bristol are to receive apologies and substantial damages from Avon and Somerset police after the force admitted its declaration of a blanket ban on protest was unla...

Women’s anger at ‘abuse of power’ during Bristol police raids

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The police have been accused of an abuse of power by using anti-terror style tactics against protesters after two young women claimed they endured terrifying ordeals at the hands of male officers pretending to be post...

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