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David Willets, Minister for Universities and Science has opened the new Technical centre for The Bloodhound project in Bristol.
The supersonic car will attempt to break the land speed record in 2015.
The team of engineers are hoping the car will reach speeds of 1000mph in the South African desert smashing the existing record set back in 1997.
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The parents of missing 15-year-old Bristol schoolgirl who is believed to be heading to Syria have urged her to come home.
Five-year-olds from a local school have put on hard hats to signal the start of drilling to rebuild the Kelston Road
There were emotional scenes in Bath today as the funeral of Sam Amin took place at the city's Abbey.