A carer from Wiltshire has created a wristband which aims to save lives by letting medical staff know whether a patient requires help eating and drinking.
On average 24 vulnerable people die from dehydration illnesses every week. Our Health Correspondent Katie Rowlett reports.
The developer of Bristol North Baths has been thrown off the site after the council took over the project.
Chatsworth Homes has missed the deadline to convert the building into flats, a GP surgery and a library by more than two years. Workers say they haven't been paid.
The legendary American rock band Guns N'Roses are the latest performers to be rumoured to be booked for next year's Glastonbury Festival. The band is already being backed by the bookies to take one of the headline slots for next year's Reading and Leeds Festivals and speculation is mounting as to whether they could also be stopping off at Worth Farm. Once branded "the most dangerous band in the world", the Los Angles-based group sold 30 million copies of their debut album "Appetite for Destruction" and the single "Sweet Child O'Mine" topped the US charts.
Another band linked with the festival are Coldplay, who will be releasing their new album, A Head Full of Dreams, next month. They are playing four UK dates in Manchester, Glasgow and London next summer. Despite having a hectic schedule, the group have a gap in their calendar the weekend of Glastonbury, which is running between June 22 and June 26, with the bookmakers tipping them to be one of next year's headliners. Rihanna. also has a pause in her tour dates that weekend and has also been rumoured to be performing at Pilton.
Gloucestershire Police are hunting thieves who stole a thousand pounds worth of red diesel. Between 5pm on Thursday and 8am on Friday, offenders forced entry to a compound in Lydbrook and took a yellow coloured fuel bowser, which is then believed to have been towed away from the scene.
Red diesel is dyed gas oil for registered agricultural or construction vehicles such as tractors, excavators, cranes and boats. It carries a significantly reduced tax levy compared to un-dyed diesel fuel used in ordinary road vehicles. Anyone who saw suspicious activity, or knows of the whereabouts of the bowser should call police on 101 quoting incident 112 of Friday 27 November.
Weston General Hospital has released a list of those services that will, and won't, be affected by the planned junior doctor strike.
They said they will not be paying those who take industrial action - apart from those who are providing Emergency Care - and consultants will carry out additional tasks to cover.
Areas that are being affected:
- Outpatient clinics (some will run as normal)
- · All non-urgent scheduled operations
- · Physiotherapy clinics (our physios will be on the wards)
Services that will be open and running as normal
- Ashcombe Birth Centre
- · Oncology Day Unit
- · Seashore Paediatric Centre
- · Specialist Community Children’s Services
- · WISH Sexual Health Centre
- · Orthopaedic Fracture clinic
- · Radiography (X-Ray)
- · ITU
- · Emergency Department