BBC news for Somerset

A Bristol charity recreates the experience of dementia

Milestones Trust is training staff to understand what dementia patients go through on a daily basis.

Avon and Somerset Police to introduce spit hoods from January

The transparent mesh fabric hoods are used to prevent those arrested from spitting or biting officers.

Guide dogs: Coping with retirement and death

What challenges does the retirement or death of a guide dog present for their owners?

Bath University vice-chancellor told to 'move on' at staff event

University of Bath vice-chancellor Prof Dame Glynis Breakwell is the highest paid vice-chancellor in the country.

Live BBC World News

Zimbabwe's ruling party sacks Robert Mugabe as leader

Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF removes Robert Mugabe and gives him a day to resign as president.

Morocco food stampede 'kills 15 and wounds five'

The stampede occurred as aid was being handed out in the town of Sidi Boulaalam, local media say.

US nuclear chief would resist 'illegal' presidential strike order

Gen John Hyten says that instead he would work to agree a legal alternative with a president.

Beijing housing block fire: Nineteen people killed

The blaze broke out in the city's southern Daxing district, mostly inhabited by migrant workers.

This Microportal is built on the 2day Microportals platform which provides you with 3 click access to local and global information crucial both to your personal and working life. The platform provides live local data on transport, what's on, accommodation, eating out, shopping, sport, religion and weather as well as comprehensive reference and resource sections including TV, radio, online shopping, route planning, health, education and more.

We are not responsible for the content of external internet sites to which any 2day supported sites are linked. We do not share any contact information with other providers. We use cookies to make our site work efficiently. More information on privacy and cookies.

Copyright © 2004–2017 2day Microportals, East Quither Farm, Milton Abbot, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 0PZ, UK.