Ken Goodwin Reports after the hottest day of the year so far in many parts of our region, and even warmer here than in some of Europe's hotspots.
After one of the wettest April's on record, among those celebrating the sun's arrival is the region's tourism industry.
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Police are investigating a raid on a cash machine at a Co-op in Nailsworth. The robbers broke into the store, using explosives to rip it out
Pride of Britain regional finalist, John Billitteri from Bristol, has succeeded in his mission to collect 1m pennies for Help for Heroes
Members of the GMB union have issued an open letter calling for the Chief Executive, Ken Wenman, to resign over pressures on the service.