A police officer on trial after firing a taser gun at a suspect has told a court he used it because he feared being assaulted.
PC Lee Birch, of Wiltshire Police, used the taser on Daniel Dove inside a police cell. He denies causing actual bodily harm and misconduct in a public office.
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As far as Bank Holiday weekends go, this one is looking a bit mixed, however it isn't going to be a West Country washout.
Theresa May has announced she will resign as Conservative leader on June 7 after failing to deliver her Brexit deal.
The RAC estimates around 22million leisure trips will take place this bank holiday weekend - the highest in six years.