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An accident has closed one lane of the M4 eastbound in Wiltshire.
It's between junction 15 for Swindon East and Membury Services.
A charity in Somerset has completely changed the life of a six-year-old autistic boy.
Ollie Wilson's parents said days out were almost impossible because of their son's behavioural difficulties. But with the help of Horseshoes and Handprints near Ilminster, they've seen him smile for the first time.
After last night's opening ceremony, competition gets underway at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow today, with a number of West Country athletes hoping to win medals. Among them are Rhythmic gymnasts Lynne Hutchinson and Stephanie Sherlock, who take part in the team competition this morning.
It's been a record breaking year for bird keepers at Bristol Zoo. Huge numbers of chicks including some endangered species have hatched over the last few months. Among the new arrivals are 10 baby flamingoes - some of which had to be hand reared.
One of the region's best known festivals starts today. WOMAD is known for attracting artists from around the world to Charlton Park in Wiltshire. The three day event will see 106 artists perform from 42 countries.
A six year-old girl who died in a car crash in Wiltshire last weekend has been named as Jess Marie Wright-Roberts.
The little girl was in a blue Land Rover Discovery driven by her step-mother when it came off the road and hit a hedge at Marston Maisey near Cricklade. No other vehicles were involved.
Her two brothers aged seven and 12 escaped serious injury. But their 26 year-old step-mother remains in a serious condition after being airlifted to Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital. The family live at Kempsford, near Fairford.
Wiltshire Police say specially trained Family Liaison Officers from both Wiltshire and Warwickshire Police, where Jess’s mother lives, have been provided to offer support to the families. They're appealing for witnesses.
The floodwater on the Somerset Levels may be long gone but the knock-on effects of the winter crisis are still being felt by the region's tourism industry. It's said to be worth around £1 billion to the county's economy and supports 30,000 jobs. But as the holidays begin, some businesses say trade is down 25 per cent.
A pedestrian is in hospital with serious injuries after being hit by a car in Devizes. It happened last night on the A361 close to the junction for Foxhangers Marina.
The 49 year-old man from Westbury was taken to Bristol's Southmead Hospital where he's said to be in a serious but stable condition. Police say the car involved was a black Vauxhall Corsa.
They're appealing for anyone who may have seen the accident which happened around 10.30pm. Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision in Devizes.