The Environment Agency has declared official drought zones for a further 17 English counties today including Gloucestershire, South Gloucestershire, Somerset, Bristol and most of Wiltshire. Find out about the worst national water shortage since 1976.
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A backpacker from Somerset has drowned after getting into difficulty in a river in Cambodia.
A "deluge" of drugs at Bristol Prison has led to widespread violence, debt and self-harm among inmates.
A largely fine day with sunny spells, although there is a chance of the odd shower in the afternoon.