Some of them dive down and steal your fish and chips - others rip rubbish bags to shreds leaving the contents to spill out over the road. Seagulls can be a menace, and the urban seagull is on the rise.
So much so that one of the region's MPs has called a 'seagull summit' to look at what needs to be done to tackle the problem. Watch Tanya Mercer's report here.
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Today marked the historic decommissioning and final flight of the Lynx helicopter's service for the Royal Navy.
'In Avon and Somerset we stand shoulder to shoulder with colleagues in the Metropolitan Police Service and the communities we serve.'
MPs from across the region have been reacting to the terrible events that unfolded in Westminster yesterday.