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Anti-Gargan petition handed in

Former PC Dave Pink holds up the petition with 1177 signatures Credit: ITV West Country

A petition calling for the Chief Constable of Avon and Somerset Police to resign has been handed over to the Police and Crime Commissioner, Sue Mountstevens.

There has been growing pressure for Nick Gargan to step down after he was found guilty of eight misconduct charges last month.

More than a thousand people have signed the petition.

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Protesters say new homes proposal will be at risk of deadly anthrax

Protesters gathered in white suits and facemasks Credit: ITV News

Protesters opposed to a planned development at Up Mudford in Somerset have gathered in the local cemetery.

Members of Friends of Mudford Action Group are against proposals for 765 houses, a school, and care home on a site they believe to be at risk of harbouring deadly anthrax spores.

protective white suits and face masks with placards bearing the poison skull and cross bone Credit: ITV News
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