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Chris Skidmore, MP for Kingswood shows off baby girl

Chris Skidmore, MP for Kingswood shows off baby girl
Chris Skidmore, MP for Kingswood shows off baby girl Credit: Chris Skidmore

The MP for Kingswood is celebrating the birth of the first baby born locally to a serving Bristol MP for several decades. Lydia Wilson gave birth to Clementine Rose at St Michael's hospital last Sunday - the same place her father Chris Skidmore was born, 33 years ago.

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Southmead Hospital food portions criticised

A patient who was treated at Bristol's new flagship hospital has criticised the food he was given, saying he was frequently left hungry by tiny portions.

Steven Williams, from Weston-super-Mare, was at Southmead Hospital after having an operation on his feet.

He says he relied on food brought in by relatives.

Katie Rowlett reports:

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Five men stabbed outside Bristol pub

Black Swan on Stapleton Road
Police were called to the Black Swan on Stapleton Road in Easton just before 6am. Credit: ITV News West Country

Five men have been taken to hospital with stab wounds after a fight outside a pub in Bristol.

Police were called to the Black Swan on Stapleton Road in Easton just before 6am this morning.

The road was cordoned off for most of the morning while officers carried out a forensic examination.

None of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening.

Several people are under arrest.

We are carrying out a full and thorough investigation into what appears to be an isolated incident at the Black Swan pub, which continued into the Robertson Road area.

Five men are receiving treatment for their injuries and we have several people under arrest.

A number of enquiries are under way and we’ll be reviewing CCTV footage as part of our investigation.

– Det Insp Louise Boyce, Avon & Somerset Police

England's cricket team take on India in Bristol

England's cricket team take on India in Bristol
England's cricket team take on India in Bristol Credit: ITV News West Country

Thousands of cricket fans are descending on the County Ground in Bristol for probably the biggest game of the season. England is taking on India in the first one day international at the home of Gloucestershire County Cricket club. Gates open at 8.30 am.

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