Bristol's goes baa-rmy as this summer's Shaun in the City trail kicks off. Plan your quest to find all 70 Shauns with this taster guide.Read the full story ›
A public arts trail featuring seventy Shaun the Sheep sculptures is launching in Bristol today.
The statues will be dotted around key landmarks across the city to raise money for Bristol Royal Hospital for Children.
Artists, designers and businesses such as DreamWorks, Thunderbirds and Bagpuss creator Peter Firmin have decorated the sculptures.
It's hoped the trail, named Shaun in the City, will be as popular as the Gromit Unleashed version two years ago.
We've been getting acquainted with the Shaun the Sheep sculptures heading out on location for this summer's trail across BristolRead the full story ›
70 Shaun the Sheep sculptures have been given their finishing touches before being released across Bristol this weekend.
Local artists have been at the heart of the Shaun In The City project to raise money for the city's children's hospital.
Adults turned into children in Dorset today as they bought a huge collection of toys, paying hundreds of pounds for some of them.
The vast set of Star Wars figures was built up by a local man, and thanks to the internet, bidding came from around the world.
Bobba Fett alone went for more than £460.
Duncan Sleightholme has been rediscovering his youth with Mr Fett.
The Shaun in the City sculpture trail, which hits Bristol's streets on Monday, was given its official, and typically unusual, launch today.Read the full story ›
A collection of Star Wars toys could sell for £50,000 in Dorset today.
Dukes Auctioneers are holding a special sale for a local man's collection, and interest is expected from around the world.
Items include some of the most sought after action figures, which could go for hundreds of pounds. The fan's entire collection is being sold.
He's taking quite a brave move to sell, because lots of of people collect, but actually putting it to the market and testing your judgement to see how well you've done, that's quite a difficult step.
So he's taken a brave step and he's decided that, with a new film coming out this year, he's decided to meet the market.
Why did he collect it? He fell in love with it.
Part of a Somerset street has been sealed off after the discovery of a large dip in the road. Engineers are investigating what caused it.Read the full story ›
There's still a few weeks to go until Aardman's Shaun in the City trail hits Bristol, but two of the Shaun sculptures have now arrived in the city.
Fab-ewe-lous and Bee-dazzled will be based at the Mall in Cribbs Causeway until the end of August, when they'll be auctioned off to help raise money for the Bristol Children's Hospital.
Watch the reaction to the colourful pair below:
A Bristol mum-to-be is becoming an internet sensation with her bizarre pregnancy craving - she says she can't stop eating soap.
26-year-old Jess Gayford is almost eight months pregnant with her second child and regularly eats both bars and liquid soap. She and her partner have been told that the soap won't harm their unborn baby.
Eating non-food substances like soap is a recognised condition called pica.
Anyone else pregnant and having bizarre cravings? Going crazy for washing my hands then licking my hands after washed them taste soap