A dad has been charged with murdering his six-month-old daughter after she was found dead on Christmas Day.
Police and paramedics were called to the block of flats in Kingswood in Bristol during the early hours, but despite best efforts could not save little Anya Parker.
Her dad, 33-year-old Lee Parker, has appeared in court where no details of the case were given.
The victim was the infant daughter of the defendant.
An investigation has been launched following the death of a six-month-old on Christmas Day.Read the full story ›
Police were called by the ambulance service to Kingswood High Street just after 10:15 this morning after a man was found with injuries to his ankles.
He was taken to hospital but his injuries are neither life-changing or life-threatening.
Officers have been carrying out inquiries at the scene.
A carer who stole jewellery from her clients and sold the items at pawn shops has been jailed.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman with learning disabilities was robbed at a cash-point. The incident took place on Saturday April 9 just after 8.15pm on Regent Street in Kingswood.
The victim was withdrawing cash from a Santander machine next to a taxi rank by Chasers nightclub when a man approached her and snatched £20 from her before running away.
The suspect is described as a white man, in his early 30s, of a slim build with a receding hairline. He was wearing a red sweat top with a money symbol on the front and a silver-backed gorilla wearing a crown on the back.
Anyone with information is asked to contact us now on 101 and quote crime reference number 5216075825.
Police searching for missing teenager Joseph Robinson have found a body in the river Avon near Pill.
The 18 year old was last seen running along High Street in Kingswood at 11.20pm on Wednesday December 16.
Initial tests have been carried out and while further DNA tests are required to provide a formal identification, Joseph's family have been informed.
We’ve informed Joseph’s family and they are understandably extremely distressed by this development. We’ll continue to support them through this difficult time.
Joseph’s death is being treated as unexplained but not suspicious.
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This week has seen both David Cameron and Ed Miliband heading to the Kingswood constituency in Bristol as part of their election campaigns.
Kingswood was one of the shock results of the 2010 election, when the Conservatives took the seat from Labour in one of the biggest swings in the country.
Our political correspondent Bob Constantine takes a look at this important constituency:
Labour leader Ed Miliband is visiting Bristol today.
He's arrived at the National Composite Centre in Kingswood.
More to follow.
Kingswood is currently held by the Conservatives, but is a Labour target for 2015.Read the full story ›
Kingswood in South Gloucestershire has the highest number of people earning below the living wage in the South West.
More than half of its population are paid less than the amount deemed necessary to live on - which is currently set at £7.85 an hour.
According to the Trades Union Congress, more than a third of jobs in the region pay a lower wage than this.