Tony Colston-Hayter from Somerset has been sentenced to five and half years for plotting the fraud against British banks.
Planners have turned the application to build the farm in West Wiltshire but developers say it had communities support.
Business leaders in Bath are hoping to introduce a local currency.
Police are hunting a man suspected of stealing £12,200 pounds worth of jewellery from a Bath hotel.
Andrew Wynes has been sentenced to 15 years for the rape and sexual of a nine year old girl.
Five more people have been given football banning orders totalling 20 years, for their part in the violence at the Bristol derby last year.
A Gloucestershire family have been rescued by safari park rangers after their car caught fire in the middle of a lion enclosure at Longleat.
The latest work by the Bristol graffiti artist has been handed over to the council after being taken down by a youth club.
Tom Biggs is leaving Bath Rugby at the end of the season.
The 32-year-old has ended speculation that he was looking to go back to Wales by signing up to stay at The Recreation Ground.
Robins reach final of the Somerset Premier Cup
Bath City drew 2-2 with Sutton United yesterday.
A prolific paedophile who taught at a London school was a "very popular" teacher who never showed any hint of wrongdoing, the school's chair of governors has told Sky News.
A mother arrested over the deaths of her three disabled children in south London has been charged with their murders.
Pictures showing the moment two Russian bombers were chased away from Britain by RAF fighter jets have been released.
Crime continued to fall last year, down 15% to the lowest level since records began more than 30 years ago.
Israel has officially suspended US-sponsored peace talks after rival Palestinian groups Fatah and Hamas ended a seven-year split to create a united government.
Russian president Vladimir Putin has warned there will be "consequences" if Ukraine has used its army against pro-Russian activists.
An Afghan security guard has opened fire on a group of foreign doctors at a Kabul hospital, killing three American physicians.
Relatives of missing victims of the South Korea ferry disaster have forced their way into the office of the coastguard and attacked its Deputy Director, Choi Sang-Hwan.
Coronation Street actress Barbara Knox has hired a lawyer known as 'Mr Loophole' after being charged with drink driving.
Jodie Foster has married her girlfriend Alexandra Hedison.
Lawyers for two women kidnapped and held for a decade have called for American comedian Joan Rivers to apologise after she compared her living arrangements to theirs in captivity.
Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis have become parents with the birth of a son.
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Chelsea midfielder Ramires has been handed a four-match suspension after a Football Association charge of violent conduct went uncontested.
Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp says he has not been approached by Manchester United to fill the managerial vacancy at Old Trafford following David Moyes' sacking earlier this week.
Manchester United acted within stock market rules over the departure of David Moyes, Sky Sports News has learned.
Senior management of Barclays bank have faced angry shareholders at the bank's annual general meeting, with its chairman forced to defend its bonus payments.
General Motors (GM) has seen its first-quarter profit plunge 85%, due to a series of vehicle recalls.
Homebuyers could find themselves turned down for a mortgage because of their gym memberships, phone bills and pension payments, under new rules introduced this weekend, experts have warned.
One of the global fashion industry’s most successful entrepreneurs has become the latest tycoon to hold talks about investing in Formula One (F1) motor racing, even as the sport’s long-serving boss stands trial on bribery charges.
An iceberg bigger than Chicago is being monitored by Nasa after breaking into the ocean off Antarctica.
A 70-strong Swat team swooped on a teenager's family home after a gamer he had just beaten online at Call of Duty made a prank call to police.
Two students have used a 3D printer to put an end to one of mankind’s biggest frustrations – the puddle of insipid water that trickles out of ketchup bottles.
A Florida fisherman has reeled in an 11ft, 805lb (365kg) mako shark along a Gulf Coast beach.
A UKIP member who appeared in the party's latest election broadcast has been suspended after allegedly expressing "repellent views" on Twitter.
The Duchess of Cornwall's brother Mark Shand died after falling backwards while trying to re-enter a revolving door, New York police have said.
A paedophile teacher, the health benefits of coffee and so-called "super-rats" feature on the front pages of some of Friday's newspapers.
A miner has told a court how he ran for his life after a coal mine in south Wales flooded, killing four of his colleagues.