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Jo Pavey wants to spend time with her family

Only last week long distance runner Jo Pavey became the oldest female European champion ever. The soon-to-be 41 year-old from Devon tore around the track in Zurich to win her first major career gold - in the ten thousand metres. Now she's home and reflecting on the most successful few weeks of her life, in which she also won bronze at the Commonwealth Games. Jo has told our sports correspondent Matthias Kurth that she now plans to spend some quality time with her two young children.

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Morph takes the "ice bucket challenge"

Bristol's animated favourite Morph has joined in the latest craze by taking the "ice bucket challenge" to raise money for the Motor Neurone Disease Association. Celebrities are nominated to have a bucket of ice cold water poured over their heads. And thanks to his creators at Aardman Animations, Morph took up the challenge.

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When Shrek met Ian & Kylie

It's not often that we get the chance to interview an ogre on ITV News West Country, so when they got the chance Ian & Kylie jumped at the opportunity.

For the next couple of weeks the Bristol Hippodrome is being transformed into Far, Far Away Land - the home of Shrek, so the big green ogre came into the studio to talk about the musical production of his film.

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