Bristol, UK

Bristol set to smash Marvin Rees' target of 2000 new homes a year target

Bristol is building even more homes than city mayor Marvin Rees promised in his manifesto.<p>Some raised eyebrows when the prospective leader of Bristol …

City Halls

Bristol Rovers vs Coventry City team news: Here's the side Mark Robins has picked

Mark Robins has made one forced change to his Coventry City side that beat Barnsley last week.<p>In comes Liam Kelly for Tom Bayliss in midfield for …

Coventry City FC

12 stories you may have missed this week which affect us all

Keeping up with the news can be tricky, so here we have created a handy politics digest to make sure you don't miss out on any local stories.<p>This …

England

League One round-up: Peterborough win to go top above Portsmouth

Peterborough bounced back to the top of Sky Bet League One with a 4-2 victory at Gillingham.<p>Posh lost top spot after last week's first league defeat …

Peterborough

How Bristol could pioneer whole new communities to solve the housing crisis

Bristol is about to embark on a five-year voyage, pioneering ways to overcome the UK’s housing crisis.<p>Industry leaders, experts and public bodies are …

House Prices

Richest Football League clubs based on owners' wealth revealed - including 6 run by billionaires

It might lack the glamour of the English top flight, but there's still plenty of money in the Football League.<p>No fewer than six Championship clubs …

Sport (UK)

Leeds United v Birmingham: Match Preview, Schedule, and How to Watch the Championship online

Leeds United look to make Birmingham City their next victim<p><b>Match:</b> Leeds United v Birmingham City<p><b>Date:</b> 21 September, 2018<p><b>Time:</b> 15.00 BST, 10.00 EDT, 11.00 ART<p><b>Venue:</b> Elland Road<p><b>Television/Streaming:</b> LUTV or BluesTV for overseas customers<p><b>All Time Record:</b> 29W 36D 29L<p><b>Previous Result:</b> Birmingham City 1-0 …

Leeds United FC

Bristol Rovers confirm new stand to open for Coventry City clash

Bristol Rovers have confirmed that the new family stand will be open for their game against Coventry City on Saturday.<p>The new seated area was meant …

Coventry City FC

Bristol Flyers optimistic ahead of new season

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Bristol City

Bristol 20-13 Harlequins: Quins pay for lack of discipline as hosts take advantage of 13 penalties

It did not take a body-language expert to work out what Paul Gustard was thinking. By the time Ian Tempest had blown his final whistle, the …

Sport (UK)

Emergency services descend on King Square in Stokes Croft

A Bristol city centre square was partially closed following an incident involving the emergency services.<p>King Square in Stokes Croft, near the city …

Emergency Medicine

Bristol 20 Harlequins 13: Ian Madigan lands five from five as Bears overcome slow start to subdue Quins

If Bristol are to stay up this season, or even threaten the upper reaches of the Gallagher Premiership as their head coach, Pat Lam, believes they can, their home form is going to be crucial.<p>This win over an indisciplined, disappointing Harlequins team, delivered mainly thanks to an excellent …

Rugby Union

Bristol Old Vic reopens after historic theatre undergoes £25m refurbishment

Bristol Old Vic, one of Europe's oldest theatres, is reopening - and even those who just fancy a quick pint are welcome.<p>The oldest continuously …

England

Ryan Fraser ruins 623,617 days: the winners and losers from the 3pm kick-offs

<b>This season’s Premier League is bubbling along nicely.</b><p>Already we’ve had plenty of drama and gameweek six has seen the football gods bless us with …

Welsh Football

Wigan want to bring free agent Steven Caulker to the DW Stadium as they look for defensive reinforcements

Wigan Athletic are interested in signing free agent centre-back Steven Caulker.<p>The one-time England international, who is still only 26, left Dundee …

Bristol City

QPR's Premier League loan signings have already saved their season after a dreadful start to the Championship

Journalists had been waiting nearly 45 minutes when a defeated Steve McClaren finally emerged from the Loftus Road tunnel on the evening of August …

Queens Park Rangers FC

Police stop bus in Bristol city centre amid reports of passenger arrest

A bus was halted in Bristol city centre as police conducted a passenger arrest, according to eyewitness reports.<p>Three services - the number four, …

Bristol City

New 'Bed Bar' set to open in King Street

It is time for Bristol party-goers to hit the sack as 'Bed Bar' looks set to open in the city centre.<p>The new and unique nightclub will launch at a …

Sex and the City

Wigan 1 Bristol City 0: Nick Powell's second half strike sends Latics up to third in Championship table

WIGAN are up to third in the Championship table after edging out Bristol City at the DW Stadium to win 1-0.<p>Nick Powell netted the only goal of the …

Bristol City

Hope remains for Bristol city centre arena

The post Hope remains for Bristol city centre arena appeared first on Bristol 24/7.

Bristol City

Wigan Athletic 1 Bristol City 0

What else did you think was going to happen on Nick Powell’s 100th league appearance for Wigan Athletic?<p>Yep - there wasn’t really going to any other …

Manchester

Take That announces tour dates for next year - here's how you can buy tickets

The moment you've all been waiting for has arrived.<p>After teasing fans for many months, Take That has finally confirmed the dates for their 30th …

Surrey (UK)

Marc McNulty shock as Coventry City boss Mark Robins issues message

<b>Sparky shock</b><p>Coventry City fans were absolutely gutted when Marc McNulty moved to Reading this summer.<p>The 28 goal striker opted to test himself in the …

Coventry City FC

Serving soldier admits grievous bodily harm on a child who suffered a fractured leg and collapsed lungs

A serving soldier has admitted grievous bodily harm on a child who suffered a fractured leg and two collapsed lungs.<p>Thomas Philip Higgins pleaded …

Emergency Medicine

Betting Tips for Today: Oppose Latics at a tasty price despite strong home record

Friday's game is a quick turnaround for both Championship sides, but the hosts could struggle to keep up their impressive form at the DW Stadium<p>The Championship's intense calendar presents plenty of challenges for the teams competing in England's second tier.<p>Friday's clash between Wigan Athletic …

Bristol City

Wigan Athletic boss Paul Cook says win over Bristol City was 'about digging in'

Paul Cook admitted star-man Nick Powell deserved the plaudits from Wigan Athletic’s 1-0 win over Bristol City at the DW Stadium on Friday night.<p>But …

Manchester

'We're excited for our next test' - Oxtoby

"It was a fantastic performance and result against Chelsea, the girls executed everything we asked of them and it’s allowed us to pick up a valuable …

FA WSL

West Brom set to sign ex-Wolves ace Bakary Sako as he trains with Darren Moore's side

BAKARY SAKO is set to sign for West Brom, according to reports.<p>Darren Moore confirmed Sako, 30, is currently training with his side and it is …

West Bromwich Albion

Friday’s Toffee Bites: Will Everton hand a debut to summer signing?

Recapping the Everton news from yesterday<p><i>Your daily dose of</i> <i>Everton</i> <i>news and rumours</i><p>Marco Silva’s start at Everton seems to have hit a bit of a rough patch just a few games into the season. Here’s a look at how the Blues’s season has gone so far. [Sky Sports]<p>There might be some good news for Silva …

Marco Silva

Bristol's Brunswick Club launches event to raise funds for relocation plans

The Bristol arts venue, located in Brunswick Square, is asking for your help.<p>The team behind the independent space have announced that thire lease …

England