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  1. Goodnight from us - we'll be back tomorrow at 7am

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    Video caption: Watch: See the weather map for Thursday

    That's it from BBC Local Live for the West of England - we'll be back online with more live updates from 7am tomorrow.

    Tomorrow should get off to a brighter start but it will turn cloudier with a little showery rain later in the day.

  2. Archaeologist concerned for future of Stonehenge

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    Video caption: Watch: Archaeologist Mike Pitts talks to BBC presenter Liz Beacon

    Wiltshire archaeologist Mike Pitts said he was very concerned about the future of Stonehenge.

    He told BBC Points West presenter Liz Beacon the challenge to "address the current demands" on the busy A303 road near the stones "means that substantial works are necessary".

    A recent Unesco report has warned a proposed tunnel near Stonehenge could damage the site and suggested the idea should be reconsidered.

  3. 'Wholesale changes' needed at county council

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    Video caption: Watch: Cllr Paul Hodgkinson wants to see "wholesale changes"

    An independent review of children's services in Gloucestershire will be carried out after "serious and widespread failures" were found.

    The motion, agreed on at an extraordinary meeting of the county council, was proposed by Cllr Paul Hodgkinson (Lib Dem).

    The review will be carried out by the Local Government Association.

    Click here to read more.

  4. Teachers use Minecraft to inspire pupils

    Making volcanoes with Minecraft

    Teachers are using the computer game Minecraft to help students with special educational needs in science lessons.

    Gavin Allen, from Sir Bernard Lovell Academy in Oldland Common, said the pupils with autism were "obsessed with Minecraft".

    He added it was "great to see them engage".

  5. Football: Swindon sign two defenders

    Ben Purkiss and Olly Lancashire

    Swindon Town have signed defenders Ben Purkiss and Olly Lancashire on free transfers from Port Vale and Shrewsbury respectively.

    Right-back Purkiss, 33, spent most of his career at York and Walsall, before moving to Vale in 2015.

    Centre-half Lancashire, 28, has signed a two-year deal after having his Shrewsbury contract cancelled.

    Click here to read more.

  6. Brain injury centre to close

    Princess Anne opening Swindon brain injury centre in 2013
    Image caption: The brain injury centre was opened by Princess Anne in 2013

    A centre for people with brain injury and mental health needs is to close.

    The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust said the "difficult decision" to shut Chalkdown House, in Swindon, was due to "pressures and changes within the NHS".

    It said it had made "significant financial losses" caused by falling admissions and difficulties in recruiting staff.

    Five people are currently being treated at the centre and will be moved to other NHS organisations.

    About 39 staff are at risk of redundancy.

  7. Council needs to 'rebuild confidence' following criticism

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    Video caption: Watch: Council leader Mark Hawthorne says confidence needs to be rebuilt

    There's to be a full independent review into children's services at Gloucestershire County Council following a damning report by Ofsted.

    The department was rated inadequate with too many children being left for too long at risk of harm.

    Today a Liberal Democrat motion into the culture and management of the services has been approved.

  8. Darcey Bussell opens ballroom and entertainment venue

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    Video caption: Watch: See the moment Darcey cut the tape

    Ballerina and Strictly Come Dancing judge Darcey Bussell has opened an entertainment complex in Yeovil.

    The dancer cut the ribbon at the newly refurbished Westlands Entertainment Venue.

    She said it was "essential to have entertainment, culture, sport and amazing to have it all under one roof".

  9. Football: Cheltenham defender signs new deal

    Jordan Cranston

    Cheltenham Town defender Jordan Cranston has signed an extended one-year deal with the League Two club.

    The 23-year-old has been with the Robins since January 2016, having previously played for clubs including Notts County and Wolves.

    He made 46 appearances in all competitions for Cheltenham in the 2016-17 season.

    "He's got a lot of potential and is one of our best athletes," manager Gary Johnson told the club website.

  10. New rail station announced

    Tim Bowles, Conservative

    A new railway station for one of Bristol's main park-and-ride sites has been announced by the region's new metro mayor.

    A range of transport plans were approved at the first meeting of the West of England Joint Committee.

    Among his key announcements was the spending of £2.2m to build a single-platform rail station next to the park-and-ride at Portway, Bristol, on the Severn Beach Line.

    Click here if you'd like to read more.

  11. Football: Yeovil sign Guadeloupe defender Zubar

    Stephane Zubar

    League Two club Yeovil Town have signed former Bournemouth defender Stephane Zubar on a free transfer.

    The 30-year-old has agreed a one-year deal at Huish Park.

    Formerly with Plymouth, Bury, Port Vale and York City player, the Guadeloupe international most recently played for non-league side Weymouth.

    He started his senior club career with French side Caen, before moving to England in 2010 to join Argyle, for whom he started 33 league games.

  12. Memories of the night Charles' home was bombed

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    Video caption: Watch: Charles Reeves shares his story

    The only remaining survivor of a Luftwaffe raid on Weston-super-Mare has been speaking about the moment, 75 years ago today, when a German bomb destroyed his family's home in Worle.

    Charles Reeves told how his grandfather Charles Drury heard a bomber flying above the home in Ebdon Road on the night of 28 June, 1942.

    There were no air raid warnings, but he woke his family and got them to safety just before a 400lb bomb exploded next to the house, demolishing most of it.

  13. Review of 'failing' children's services

    Gloucestershire County Council, Shire Hall

    An independent review of children's services in Gloucestershire will be carried out after "serious and widespread failures" were found.

    Education watchdog Ofsted said children were being left in situations of "risk of significant harm for too long" because dangers were not recognised.

    Inspectors rated the department as inadequate and said standards had "deteriorated significantly".

    In a meeting, councillors unanimously agreed to a review into the failings.

  14. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 Gloucestershire northbound

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    M5 Gloucestershire northbound severe disruption, between J13 for A419 and J12 for B4008 Quedgeley.

    M5 Gloucestershire - Very slow traffic and one lane closed on M5 northbound between J13, A419 (Stroud) and J12, B4008 (Quedgeley), because of a vehicle fire.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  15. Cat 'lucky to be alive' after 150-mile trip under car bonnet

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    Video caption: Watch: The cat was stuck under a car bonnet

    A vet from Staffordshire says a cat's lucky to be alive after travelling 150 miles to Wiltshire when it got stuck under a car bonnet.

    Ronney the cat, aged 12, lost part of his tail after suffering first degree burns during the trip.

    He has been in care since April and should return home next month.

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    Severe accident: M5 Somerset southbound

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    M5 Somerset southbound severe accident, between J23 for A39 and J24 for A38 affecting J22 for A38.

    M5 Somerset - Very slow traffic on M5 southbound between J23, A39 (Bridgwater North) and J24, A38 (Bridgwater South), because of an accident earlier on. All lanes have been re-opened. Congestion to J22, A38 (Burnham-On-Sea).

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  17. So how well do you know your trees?

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    Video caption: Watch: How well do you know your trees?

    Earlier we showed you three trees - common in Britain - and asked if you could identify them.

    It comes after a survey by the Woodland Trust revealed a lack of knowledge about the subject.

    So how did you do? The answers are revealed in the video above.

  18. State-of-the-art distribution centre due to open

    The Range

    A huge distribution centre - one of the largest in the UK - is due to open for business.

    The building at Central Park in Avonmouth cost £100m and will create 1,000 jobs.

    The Range and DHL Supply Chain said it'll provide work for managers, general administrators and stock controllers.

    Quote Message: This new, innovative distribution centre will allow us to expand to further locations around Europe while evolving our e-commerce division and providing an even better service in store and online to our local and global customers. from Chris Dawson Founder and owner of The Range
    Chris DawsonFounder and owner of The Range
  19. Incinerator protesters storm council HQ

    Protest at Shire Hall, Gloucester, against incinerator plan

    Protesters have stormed council offices demanding work on a planned £500m waste incinerator is stopped.

    Dozens of people gathered on the steps of Shire Hall in Gloucester, with some daubing graffiti on the doors and floor.

    Councillors later rejected calls to halt construction until the contract between developers and the county council had been investigated.

    Protesters said they would continue their "direct action" until the contract was cancelled.