West Country Bristol

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Arts sector at 'breaking point' as a result of lockdown

The Arts Council England has handed out 187 emergency grants to South West businesses in the sector to keep them afloat, totaling almost £47 million.

Businesses taking reopening dates with a 'pinch of salt'

As it stands restaurants and pub gardens will be allowed to serve customers sitting outdoors, while hairdressers and gyms will also reopen in April.

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Firefighters rescue blind horse from weir near Yate

Firefighters were called to North Bristol on 23 February to rescue a horse that had strayed into a small weir.