Two people have been rescued from the mud in the River Avon in Bristol this afternoon in an operation which brought part of the city to a standstill.
The Fire & Rescue officer in charge at the scene told ITV News West Country that although both people were brought out safely it had been a very serious incident. Nigel Turner reports
More top news
A runner from North Somerset has begun a marathon challenge around the UK. Ben Smith will be running 26 miles a day for the next 401 days.
The actor who plays The Incredible Hulk visited Patchway Police Station in Bristol today - Lou Ferrigno was in the city for his new film.
Bristol City Council is set to debate its controversial 20mph speed limits - after thousands signed a petition to calling them 'ludicrous'.