Searches were continuing today following the discovery of a device near Appletree Court in the townRead the full story ›
Police seized more than 200 cannabis plants from the property.Read the full story ›
Avon and Somerset Police has issued a new appeal for information about Linda Millard, who disappeared 23 years ago.Read the full story ›
In 2015-16 Ben Smith completed 401 marathons in 401 days. He's now announced his next epic challenge.Read the full story ›
A troll blamed Heidi Loughlin for the death of her baby in a cruel comment made on the mum-of-two's blog.Read the full story ›
One lane is closed and queueing traffic for six miles due to emergency repairs on M5 Southbound between junction 19 for Portishead and junction 20 for Clevedon. It's causing congestion back to junction 18A (M49 interchange).
Highways England says crews are on the way to deal with a carriageway defect.
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Anthony Whelan was sentenced at Bristol Crown Court following his conviction for offences in Bath and Portishead.Read the full story ›
The inquest into the driver fatally shot by police, after reports of him waving a gun on the M5, opened today.Read the full story ›
The inquest into the death of a man who was shot dead by armed police in Portishead has been adjourned to next year, 2018.
29-year-old Spencer Ashworth was shot by Avon and Somerset Police firearms officers on the A369 Portbury Hundred shortly after 9.30am on Wednesday, 27 September.
An inquest into the death of Ashworth, who was a courier driver, was opened and adjourned.
The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) investigation into the circumstances around the shooting is ongoing.
Spencer Ashworth whose last known address was in Portishead was shot by firearms officers on the A369 Portbury Hundred on Wednesday morning.Read the full story ›