The Queen's Jubilee, Olympics, Paralympics - it's been a busy year for us all. Here's a flavour of the stories that hit the headlines in the west of the Meridian region during the last 12 months.
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The grass pollen risk will rise to very high during warm, sunny weather. Weed pollen will also be airborne
A man has died after being dragged for 100 meters under a car which failed to stop
Sunny spells and sharp showers this afternoon but feeling pleasantly warm